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A Sunday Chat with Myself—Microplastics

“It’s when plastic takes on a life of its own that the food chain will be disrupted.” —Anthony T. Hicks Sundays are usually a quieter time when I can relax and reflect on the metaphysical things in my life—the moral … Continue reading

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A Sunday Chat with Myself—Freedom of Religion

“Science without religion is lame, religion without science is blind.”—Albert Einstein Some people can get quite upset when the topic of religion comes up, claiming it to be the biggest superstition that has ever plagued us. I can’t blame them, … Continue reading

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A Sunday Chat with Myself—responsibility

“Healthy citizens are the greatest asset any country can have.” — Winston S. Churchill On the 22nd of March, 2018, I watched a Dr. Oz TV show where he and his guests were discussing the problem of so many doctors … Continue reading

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Amazing Intelligence in Animals—Rats.

“Rats survived so well because they were rats. They knew when to keep quiet and they knew when to squeal.” —Danielle Bennett Society loathes the rat! Like its close counterpart for being loathed—or feared– is the wolf who, even in … Continue reading

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A Sunday Chat with Myself—”Stay in School!”

“If you can’t explain it to a six-year-old, you don’t understand it yourself.”  –Albert Einstein -o0o- (I like the above quote by Einstein. I hope I know my topic well enough so that not only six-year-olds, but also my other, mature … Continue reading

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Amazing Intelligence in Animals—Mule Deer

Last winter (2018) was a ‘heavy snow’ winter for us here in Southern Alberta. For humans, it wasn’t that much of an inconvenience, other than the almost daily clearing of the snow off our cars and driveways, but for our … Continue reading

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A Sunday Chat with Myself—Responsible Health

Parts of this story were included in an article on this topic that I wrote for our town newspaper on 24 May, 2018. -o0o- In Canada we enjoy a healthcare system that guarantees free health and sickness care for every … Continue reading

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