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I had about half of the planned “Friday” post done, when I noticed a news item about pesticides in some American city water. That got my attention, so did what the scientists said. By the time I stopped writing ‘a … Continue reading
I was writing about cancer and medical knowledge we’ve accumulated over the last few millennia, when I realized that I’d gotten more off-topic than usual. For me, that’s saying something. When I catch myself rambling I’ve got options. Sometimes I … Continue reading
My brendans-island.com website, and this blog, are now on a Linux server. The change officially happened about two hours ago, around 11:30 am Central Time, 5:30 pm UTC, Friday, January 6, 2016. I’m told that it may take up to … Continue reading