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Eat to Beat the Cold and Flu Season

Eat to Beat the Cold and Flu Season | Vloasis vlogging | Scoop.it

Just say no to sickness!

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Basic yet timeless advice to help the immune system.

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The Lobotomy Files: Forgotten documents reveal government lobotomy of U.S. troops.

The Lobotomy Files: Forgotten documents reveal government lobotomy of U.S. troops. | Vloasis vlogging | Scoop.it
The Veterans Administration administered lobotomies to roughly 2,000 U.S. World War II veterans for treatment of mental disorders.
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A tragedy and a shame.

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The Science of Laughing Through the Tears

The Science of Laughing Through the Tears | Vloasis vlogging | Scoop.it
A new study shows that illogical reactions may help people regulate their emotions.
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“Emotional homeostasis is important for people so they can be in control of their cognitive, social, and psychological functions."

Nice points in this article.

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10 Big Ideas in 10 Years of Brain Science

10 Big Ideas in 10 Years of Brain Science | Vloasis vlogging | Scoop.it
Scientific American Mind reflects on the major discoveries of the past decade that have transformed how we think about the brain
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Optogenetics, eh?

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What Happens When We Let Industry and Government Collect All the Data They Want

What Happens When We Let Industry and Government Collect All the Data They Want | Vloasis vlogging | Scoop.it
In the fall of 1769, Thomas Jefferson lost a slave. His name was Sandy, and he was a runaway. Sandy was “about 35 years of age.” He worked as a shoemaker.

Via Rob Kitchin
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That f for s is kinda freaky.

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Oregon, Washington, D.C. legalize marijuana

Oregon, Washington, D.C. legalize marijuana | Vloasis vlogging | Scoop.it
Voters in Oregon and Washington, D.C., have voted to approve sweeping pro-marijuana legalization, according to a CNN projection.

Via Community Village Sites
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WTG Oregon & DC!

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The Uncanny Power of Weird Fiction

The Uncanny Power of Weird Fiction | Vloasis vlogging | Scoop.it
From Leonora Carrington to Haruki Murakami, disparate writers tap into something universal when they channel the bizarre.
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Classic sci-fi is full of strange and inventive elements that keep storytelling fundamental and vital.

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11 Foods That Can Make You Happy

11 Foods That Can Make You Happy | Vloasis vlogging | Scoop.it
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I've got the coffee and milk covered, and broccoli.  Hmm...maybe I'm doing it wrong? (I'd be happy too if I could afford fish all the time, so duh.)  

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US advises against Ebola isolation

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US officials will actively monitor health workers who treat Ebola patients in West Africa after they return, but will not enforce quarantine.
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Uhm, against?

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How to Make Your Own Pumpkin Spice Latte Without Nasty Ingredients

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The pumpkin spice latte craze has literally taken over seasonal coffeehouses everywhere.

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Just in time for those post-Halloween jack-o-lanterns.

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Ebola Nurse Nina Pham Tells Doctors 'I Love You Guys' Before Flight

Ebola Nurse Nina Pham Tells Doctors 'I Love You Guys' Before Flight | Vloasis vlogging | Scoop.it
The Texas hospital nurse who contracted Ebola from a patient there said an emotional goodbye to her doctors Thursday, telling her protective-suit-clad caregi...
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Maybe it's time to be a little safer at the airports with passengers arriving from affected areas?

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Government Set Up A Fake Facebook Page In This Woman’s Name

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A DEA agent commandeered a woman’s identity, created a phony Facebook account in her name, and posted racy photos he found on her seized cell phone. The government said he had the right to do...
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Thanks to Randy for posting this rather disturbing story.

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The Disappearing Aral Lake and the Ship Graveyard of Moynaq

The Disappearing Aral Lake and the Ship Graveyard of Moynaq | Vloasis vlogging | Scoop.it
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A follow-up to the previous story, which touched upon the situation with the Aral Sea as a ship graveyard.

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This Converted Cave in France Cost $1.35

This Converted Cave in France Cost $1.35 | Vloasis vlogging | Scoop.it
Faced with steep rents, young couples are renovating abandoned troglodyte homes in the French countryside, like this 11th-century structure nestled into the side of a mountain in the Loire Valley
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Holy crap...awesome!

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Imagination, reality flow in opposite directions in the brain

Imagination, reality flow in opposite directions in the brain | Vloasis vlogging | Scoop.it

As real as that daydream may seem, its path through your brain runs opposite reality. Aiming to discern discrete neural circuits, researchers at the University of Wisconsin-Madison have tracked electrical activity in the brains of people who alternately imagined scenes or watched videos.


Via Dr. Stefan Gruenwald
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So imagination input flows from the parietal to the occipital lobe, while visual input flows vice versa.

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Diane Johnson's curator insight, November 23, 8:46 AM

Interesting findings from electrical and computer engineering studies. Useful connections to the information processing DCI's.

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Mystery "Ghost Eye" Appears in Photo! - YouTube

While looking over some pictures I shot with my new macro lens, I noticed an anomaly in one that looks very much like a tiny, human eye staring out at me fro...
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My friend Ken has an eye for detail.

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Daytop-Mendham teacher charged in sex assault on resident

Daytop-Mendham teacher charged in sex assault on resident | Vloasis vlogging | Scoop.it
Cops: Teacher admitted to sex with 18-year-old undergoing court-ordered treatment at Daytop
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Wait, the guy was over 18, and said he'd been flirting. Why is the supervisor woman a criminal with 150k bail exactly? Because if 18 is the legal age of consent, all that should have resulted was her getting fired for inappropriate workplace conduct. What am I missing?

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Thousands of Precious Objects Unearthed in Ancient Mexican City of Teotihuacan

Thousands of Precious Objects Unearthed in Ancient Mexican City of Teotihuacan | Vloasis vlogging | Scoop.it
Archeologists hope the discovery will help shed light on the people who built the mysterious city, which the Aztecs named 'birthplace of the gods' when they arrived hundreds of years after its abandonment.
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An exciting archaeological dig in progress.

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Burgundy Lovers Mourn Hubert de Montille of Volnay

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Burgundy Lovers Mourn Hubert de Montille of Volnay. One of the most traditional and outspoken Burgundy winemakers dies surrounded by friends.

Via Vitabella Luxury Wine / Twitter @Vitabellawine / Also check www.vitabella.fr
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Raising a toast would seem appropriate. Here's to hoping he was laid to rest in an aged oaken barrel.

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Our bodies are of this land: Decolonization and Indigenous women's radical self-love

Our bodies are of this land: Decolonization and Indigenous women's radical self-love | Vloasis vlogging | Scoop.it
The importance of Indigenous women's radical self-love as a key factor in decolonization.

Via Robert DesJarlait
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Good article by Samantha Nock. It's hard for most people to accept themselves.

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How pranks, assaults and social media led a French town to ban clowns

How pranks, assaults and social media led a French town to ban clowns | Vloasis vlogging | Scoop.it
The small French town of Vendargues banned all clown costumes for anyone over 13 on Halloween and for a month afterward.
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If only more towns could follow suit in this clown-banning thing...

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Weird NJ: Is Spy House America's 'most haunted house?'

Weird NJ: Is Spy House America's 'most haunted house?' | Vloasis vlogging | Scoop.it

The Spy House in Middletown

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Wonder what they do for Halloween...

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Peter Carey: 'Privacy should be a human right, but we've been tricked out of it – it's easy to give information away. It is sort of evil'

Peter Carey: 'Privacy should be a human right, but we've been tricked out of it – it's easy to give information away. It is sort of evil' | Vloasis vlogging | Scoop.it
The Australian author talks to Luke Harding about surveillance and Julian Assange
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Thanks to Sean for posting this.

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How Do Some Of The Most Famous Writers Get Work Done?

How Do Some Of The Most Famous Writers Get Work Done? | Vloasis vlogging | Scoop.it
Chances are high that you've read the work of some of these famous writers, but have you ever wondered what tools they are using to get the job done? Turns out, some of them are quite different from what you'd think. Sure, a computer is an integral part of the writing process for most of us (in…
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I didn't think this many would prefer pens!

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Take me to your Leader

I should have mentioned his previous convictions!
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Props to my friend Arthur.

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The World's Coolest Wrecks

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As morbid as a plane crash or sunken ship might be, there's something alluring about abandoned ...
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That dried-up Russian sea story is something. Will post a follow-up.

 

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