Very interesting news report The Purpose of Sleep? To Forget, Scientists Say in New York Times explaining results of two recent scientific research published in journal Science. Over the years various reasons have been given why humans & animals need sleep. Results of these two studies (one, two) suggests that sllep is needed to get the things we learned each day. Very interesting read!
Evan Osnos, staff writer for New Yorker, has a very interesting article Dooms Day Prep for super-Rich in Jan 30 issue. In the article reporter Osnos how wealthy tech people in Silicon Valley & other super-wealthy people in the country are preparing for any possible doomsday! Very interesting read!
To-day President Obama wrote Than You letter to the nation expressing his gratitude for their trust and opportunity to serve as their President & Commander-in-Chief. Very gratuitous parting words.
On Jan 10, President Obama bid farewell to the nation with a new slogan: Yes, we can. Yes, we did where he warned threat to our democracy. Mr Obama is busy in his wee hours of presidency doing farewell by writing, taking & giving interviews. To-day he had an article entitled The irreversible momentum of clean energy published in Journal Science to-day. Continue reading
A good reminder by Connie Guglielmo that 10 years ago today: Remembering Steve Jobs make iPhone history.In another article Andrew Cunningham Revisits every single one of Apple’s iPhones in a trip down memory lane in arsTechnica. Indeed iPhone has made history and we can’t live without it to-day (after only 10-years)! ∞
In recent years there is wide coverage of news about Unnatural Causes of Death of young adults in small towns & rural America. Washington Post national investigating reporter Kimberly Kindly describes its underlying causes in her recent article Six facts about dying young in Washington Post with graphics and additional resources. Very interesting read!
During the past couple of years, I have been interacting with people with addiction, some of them in really bad economic & health conditions. Since I don’t do nicotine myself, I don’t have my own personal experience with such an addition. My interactions with these hardworking but addicted individuals on a daily basis and watching …
There is wide coverage of Opioid epidemic in the US in the last couple of years. To-day there is another heart-breaking story Fentanyl Outpaces Heroin as the Deadliest Drug on Long Island in New York Times.