Monthly Archives: August 2011

Nora, The Piano Playing Cat

            Nora, The Piano Playing Cat. Advertisements

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cannibal

American Heritage Dictionary   can·ni·bal (kăn’ə-bəl)  n. A person who eats the flesh of other humans. An animal that feeds on others of its own kind. [From Spanish Caníbalis, name (as recorded by Christopher Columbus) of the allegedly cannibalistic Caribs of Cuba … Continue reading

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At least 5 aftershocks rattle DC area – US news – Life – msnbc.com

        Modified Mercalli Intensity scale The lower degrees of the Modified Mercalli Intensity scale generally deal with the manner in which the earthquake is felt by people. The higher numbers of the scale are based on observed … Continue reading

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Jobs Steps Down at Apple, Saying He Can’t Meet Duties – NYTimes.com

Jobs Steps Down at Apple, Saying He Can’t Meet Duties – NYTimes.com.

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Prescribing Lifestyle Medicine: Healthy Behavior Intervention

          Prescribing Lifestyle Medicine: Healthy Behavior Intervention.

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Baltimore earthquake: 5.8 magnitude quake felt in Baltimore – Baltimore Sun

That was a completely surreal experience mainly because we were not expecting it!  It was like getting t-boned by another car at an intersection when you least expect it.  It not only rattled structures but also the psyches of many … Continue reading

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Air Quality Guide for Ozone

        Air Quality Guide for Ozone Air Quality Index Protect Your Health Good (0-50) No health impacts are expected when air quality is in this range. Moderate (51-100) Unusually sensitive people should consider limiting prolonged outdoor exertion. … Continue reading

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Dailymotion – Start of the third race – Sports & Extreme video

Dailymotion – Start of the third race – Sports & Extreme video. Do you like horses (trotters to be exact) and do you like professional bike racing???  Who doesn’t when it involves a race between man and beast (with a … Continue reading

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Help for Thunder-Phobic Dogs — Veterinarians Show Consoling Dogs Does Not Relieve Their Panic

ScienceDaily () — A new study shows that dogs can get very upset during thunderstorms, whether or not their owner holds them. The study measured the stress hormone cortisol to be up to three times normal levels while the dogs … Continue reading

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Keeping up with the hackers (chart) | InSecurity Complex – CNET News

Keeping up with the hackers (chart) | InSecurity Complex – CNET News.

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