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Link: wait but why: Putting Time In Perspective

wait but why: Putting Time In Perspective Humans are good at a lot of things, but putting time in perspective is not one of them.  It’s not our fault—the spans of time in human history, and even more so in … Continue reading

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Link: Finally confirmed: An asteroid wiped out the dinosaurs | ExtremeTech

Finally confirmed: An asteroid wiped out the dinosaurs | ExtremeTech A team of American and European researchers have confirmed that the Cretaceous-Paleogene extinction — the event that wiped out roughly 75% of the planet’s species, including almost every dinosaur — … Continue reading

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Link: You Can Never Go Back to Nature

You Can Never Go Back to Nature One of the arguments that environmentalists use against factory farming and burning fossil fuels is that these activities are "unnatural" or that they "go against nature." But what exactly is this "nature," and … Continue reading

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Link: Time – and brain chemistry – heal all wounds | Science Sushi, Scientific American Blog Network

Time – and brain chemistry – heal all wounds | Science Sushi, Scientific American Blog Network “I know I’m not physically hurt. Though it feels like I’ve been kicked in the stomach with steel-toed boots, my abdomen isn’t bruised. Spiking … Continue reading

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