Monthly Archives: March 2004

Moderate alcohol consumption still good for you!

As detailed in this article, moderate alcohol consumption greatly reduces the risk of dying from heart or blood-pressure related diseases. Quote from the article: “Compared with abstainers, monthly, weekly, and daily alcohol users were 17 percent, 39 percent, and 44 … Continue reading

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Happy Saint Patrick’s Day

Here’s wishing all of you reading this a Happy Saint Patrick’s Day. And here’s a handy link for more information about Saint Patrick’s Day.

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Life imitates art? Sci-fi meets reality.

While perusing Slashdot I ran across a link to this article which details a powered exoskeleton that a person can “wear.” Robert Heinlein proposed such an idea in his book Starship Troopers (much better than the movie). The group at … Continue reading

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