Researchers make important discovery that could reduce ER visits by over 60%: 'The improvements that can be made are really meaningful'

"We need to tie those investments to public health outcomes." Researchers make important discovery that could reduce ER visits by over 60%: 'The improvements that can be made are really meaningful' first appeared on The Cool Down. | Continue reading


@thecooldown.com | 6 minutes ago

Neu im CANDY: Diese Künstlerinnen sind jetzt am Candidplatz anzutreffen!

Der Beitrag Neu im CANDY: Diese Künstlerinnen sind jetzt am Candidplatz anzutreffen! erschien zuerst auf MUCBOOK. | Continue reading


@mucbook.de | 16 minutes ago

Red, Hot and Blue: A Defense of Agatha Christie’s The Mystery of the Blue Train

Part One: The Passion of Aline and Henry— A True Tale of the Lifestyles of the Rich and Famous between the Two World Wars The headline was horrific. “Wife, Beaten for 6 Years, Can’t Take It Anymore,” blared the title to the story about Aline (Stumer) von Rhau’s divorce suit again … | Continue reading


@crimereads.com | 22 minutes ago

10 Chilling Reddit Stories That Will Keep You Up At Night

“Everything is true here, even if it’s not.” With over 17 million members, NoSleep is a subreddit dedicated to horror stories that may or may not be based in reality. I’ve been reading and writing NoSleep stories for over a decade, but it wasn’t until 2021 that my series ‘We Used … | Continue reading


@crimereads.com | 25 minutes ago

Orcas are eating sharks in the Gulf of California — and it may be happening more than we think, experts say

Records of orcas hunting sharks in the Gulf of California are on the rise, as experts say we may have underestimated how much this happens. | Continue reading


@livescience.com | 25 minutes ago

We’re All Soviets Now

A government with a permanent deficit and a bloated military. A bogus ideology pushed by elites. Poor health among ordinary people. Senescent leaders. Sound familiar? | Continue reading


@thefp.com | 26 minutes ago

Riley Sager on the Power of Nostalgia and Nerve-Jangling Suspense

The heat and haze of summer days holds the power to rekindle memories of sacred childhood rituals—beaches and bicycles, playdates and popsicles, sandcastles and swimming pools—with all the urgency and unpredictability of a weather front. Such remembrances are often amplified by s … | Continue reading


@crimereads.com | 26 minutes ago

Why the Liv Constantine Finally Decided to Return to Their Breakout Hit – Seven Years Later

When you don’t remember what you had for lunch two days ago, it’s easy to imagine that bringing back characters from a book written seven years ago would be a challenge. This might be true for authors who write solo, but for us as collaborators it’s a little different. When you w … | Continue reading


@crimereads.com | 29 minutes ago

‘The Value of Nothing: A Play in Four Acts’

The following is excerpted from Nancy R. Hiller’s “Making Things Work: Tales from A Cabinetmaker’s Life.” Standing in contrast to James Krenov’s “The Impractical Cabinetmaker” from 1979, Hiller’s “Making Things Work” is not about waiting for a particular plank of wood to tell you … | Continue reading


@blog.lostartpress.com | 30 minutes ago

Nothing Personal: Part Sixteen

This is the sixteenth part of a fiction serial, in 780 words. Clive sat there awkwardly, waiting for Janice to stop crying and not knowing what to say. His childhood had never really taught him how to deal with women. All he had ever known about his father was what his mum had to … | Continue reading


@beetleypete.com | 30 minutes ago

Quitting Doesn’t Always Make You a Quitter

We often hear the mantra, Never give up — be strong, stay resilient, and show determination. By adhering to this guidance, the belief is that success will inevitably follow. However, the reality is more nuanced. In fact, there are times when choosing to quit can be the wiser choi … | Continue reading


@franksonnenbergonline.com | 33 minutes ago

The Evolution of Hokusai’s Great Wave: A Study of 113 Known Copies of the Iconic Woodblock Print

The most widely known work by the eighteenth- and nineteenth-century Japanese artist Hokusai, 神奈川沖浪裏, is usually translated into English as The Great Wave off Kanagawa. That version of the title reflects the iconic scene depicted in the image well enough, though I can’t help but … | Continue reading


@openculture.com | 35 minutes ago

Review: 2024 Chevrolet Silverado ZR2 vs GMC Sierra AT4X

The Chevrolet Silverado 1500 and the GMC Sierra 1500 are nearly identical trucks. The major differences between a Chevrolet and a GMC truck lie mostly in their looks and interiors. GMC is, by branding, more upscale. Continue Reading Category: Automotive, Transport Tags: GMC, Chev … | Continue reading


@newatlas.com | 36 minutes ago

Homeowner seeks advice after garden feud turns into neighborhood-wide issue: 'Your rights are the same as the disgruntled neighbor'

"Your best option is rally neighbors to your side." Homeowner seeks advice after garden feud turns into neighborhood-wide issue: 'Your rights are the same as the disgruntled neighbor' first appeared on The Cool Down. | Continue reading


@thecooldown.com | 36 minutes ago

Steven Pinker: Why Smart People Believe Stupid Things

Steven Pinker is a world-renowned cognitive psychologist, and is widely regarded as one of the most important public intellectuals of our time. His work delves into the complexities of cognition, language, and social behavior, and his research offers a window into the fundamental … | Continue reading


@thefp.com | 36 minutes ago

Don’t Bite the Hand That Taketh Away

God is perverted in our minds from a giver into an imminent enemy. He becomes the all-knowing one who alone reads our hearts’ desires and who alone, in His power, can prevent their satisfaction. | Continue reading


@frontporchrepublic.com | 36 minutes ago

India's Star Dissident is in Danger

Why has the Hindu nationalist regime chosen this moment to go after Arundhati Roy for a 14-year-old speech? | Continue reading


@thefp.com | 46 minutes ago

Shock as Sims rival Life By You Canceled by Paradox

Crazy news reaching us that the highly-anticipated life sim and Sims rival Life By You has been canceled by publisher… Continue reading Shock as Sims rival Life By You Canceled by Paradox The post Shock as Sims rival Life By You Canceled by Paradox appeared first on ReadWrite. | Continue reading


@readwrite.com | 47 minutes ago

EUA: Don’t wait for more EU competence in education to solve common challenges

What would it actually mean if ‘Brussels’ had more of a say on education policy? EUA’s Anna-Lena Claeys-Kulik weighs in on the resurging debate on whether the EU has the power it needs to foster deep transnational cooperation. Lately, the idea of increasing the EU’s competence in … | Continue reading


@sciencebusiness.net | 48 minutes ago

Meta releases Threads API for developers to build ‘unique integrations’

Illustration: The Verge The Threads API is now available, meeting a promised launch by the end of June. The free API will allow developers to build “unique integrations” into Threads, and potentially even result in third-party apps for Meta’s competitor to what was previously kno … | Continue reading


@theverge.com | 50 minutes ago

Chicago teachers demand climate solutions in their next contract

"That contract means nothing if our Earth is on fire." | Continue reading


@grist.org | 51 minutes ago

Whistleblower Surgeon Could Face a Decade in Prison

After revealing that America's largest children's hospital was secretly performing gender transitions on minors, Eithan Haim tells The Free Press: “I risk losing everything.” | Continue reading


@thefp.com | 1 hour ago

The Mille Lacs Band will see the return of 18 acres of state trust land

Of several landback bills the Minnesota Legislature considered this year, the Mille Lacs measure was the only one to make it through. | Continue reading


@grist.org | 1 hour ago

Quitting antidepressants: Lack of medical support drives people online

Globally, antidepressant use is on the rise, with Australia, the UK and the US among the countries showing a steady increase in the rate of antidepressant prescriptions. Research has shown that this trend can be explained not by new patients being prescribed antidepressants but b … | Continue reading


@newatlas.com | 1 hour ago

How much do solar panels cost to install and maintain? Here's how to find out in your area

With so many factors to keep track of, many homeowners get overwhelmed and may not install solar at all. How much do solar panels cost to install and maintain? Here's how to find out in your area first appeared on The Cool Down. | Continue reading


@thecooldown.com | 1 hour ago

Toyota & Pepco Team Up to Research Vehicle-to-Grid Technology in Maryland

This collaborative effort aims to research sustainable energy solutions and provide local energy grid resilience PLANO, Texas and WASHINGTON, D.C. — Toyota Motor North America (Toyota) and local energy utility Pepco are working together on vehicle-to-grid (V2G) research for batte … | Continue reading


@cleantechnica.com | 1 hour ago

Tuesday Chuckles

The sun is shining this morning, and these memes made me chuckle! | Continue reading


@beetleypete.com | 1 hour ago

Malaysian authorities arrest 27 influencers for promoting illegal gambling

Police in Malaysia have arrested 27 social media influencers for allegedly promoting illegal online gambling sites, in addition to other… Continue reading Malaysian authorities arrest 27 influencers for promoting illegal gambling The post Malaysian authorities arrest 27 influence … | Continue reading


@readwrite.com | 1 hour ago

U.S. DOE Announces Over $41M in Funding to Deliver Clean Energy Solutions to Market

WASHINGTON, D.C. — The U.S. Department of Energy’s (DOE) Office of Technology Transitions (OTT) yesterday announced $41.4 million in federal funding for 50 impactful projects across 17 National Laboratories to propel clean energy solutions. The funding is made available through t … | Continue reading


@cleantechnica.com | 1 hour ago

Richie Culver – Hostile Environments

Richie Culver Hostile Environments Hull-born sound artist and painter simmers with resentment, finds Ian Opolot Richie Culver · Hostile Environments Richie Culver paints a decrepit landscape in Hostile Environments. It’s a record that features a fusion of distorted synth sounds i … | Continue reading


@thequietus.com | 1 hour ago

‘Spice’ by Roger Crowley review

‘Spice’ by Roger Crowley review JamesHoare Tue, 06/18/2024 - 09:03 | Continue reading


@historytoday.com | 1 hour ago

Korea’s War of Prisoners

Korea’s War of Prisoners JamesHoare Tue, 06/18/2024 - 09:01 | Continue reading


@historytoday.com | 1 hour ago

Spicy Passion Fruit Mocktail (AKA “Mockarita”)

Step aside margaritas, the mockarita has ARRIVED! This passion fruit mocktail has all the tart, sweet, refreshing goodness of a traditional margarita thanks to passion fruit, lime, and agave. And, spicy charred jalapeños add booze-like complexity and heat without the alcohol. Yep … | Continue reading


@minimalistbaker.com | 1 hour ago

Researchers make crucial breakthrough with major whale mapping project: 'The recovery of large whales is key'

"The more accurate and detailed the mapping, the better chance we have." Researchers make crucial breakthrough with major whale mapping project: 'The recovery of large whales is key' first appeared on The Cool Down. | Continue reading


@thecooldown.com | 1 hour ago

Concerti a lume di candela a Lucca (e in molte altre città d’Italia e del mondo)

Se siete in cerca di una serata speciale e diversa dal solito da fare a Lucca (e in più di 100 città d’Italia e del mondo) siete nel posto giusto, perché oggi vi parlo di un’esperienza che ho vissuto e che ho apprezzato: un concerto a lume di candela! Partecipare a un concerto Ca … | Continue reading


@mercoledituttalasettimana.com | 1 hour ago

Eating cheese plays a role in healthy, happy aging – who are we to argue?

A massive study of 2.3 million people has found that, independent of socioeconomic factors, mental well-being may be the most important single aspect to healthy aging and living longer lives. But a surprise finding was that those who reported the best mental health and stress res … | Continue reading


@newatlas.com | 1 hour ago

Leave It To Beavers, a modern approach to habitat restoration

“You want to get a site to the point where the biomass that’s produced every year exceeds what is eaten by the beavers. It’s a simple equation, right? And now you’ve got a sustainable ecosystem with beavers. That’s what we’re working on out here.” | Continue reading


@solarpunks.net | 1 hour ago

Dongfeng Accelerates European Progress with VOYAH FREE, VOYAH DREAM, & Luxury Electric Off-Road MHERO I

MADRID, Spain — Dongfeng Motor grandly held Dongfeng Brand Day in Madrid, Spain. The event was attended by Ma Lei, Managing Director of Dongfeng Motor Corporation International Business Department and China Dongfeng Motor Industry Imp. & Exp. Co., Ltd., along with the executive t … | Continue reading


@cleantechnica.com | 1 hour ago

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It’s called Future of Statistical Modeling. See here for background. And here’s a list of the 6 ways to follow this blog. We’re trying to make it accessible to as many of you as we can. Thanks as always for … Continue reading → | Continue reading


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Readings

Two frustratingly stiff and short-winded miles; coffee and fruit breakfast; cleaned up and got ready for Morning Prayer, to which I’ll go next. Yesterday I cleared almost all my email, hallelujah, and began reading again — some time spent reading Don Camillo and the Prodigal Son, … | Continue reading


@akma.disseminary.org | 2 hours ago

Startup develops thermal battery hotter than boiling steel that could revolutionize energy sector: 'There's nothing that'll burn out'

"I have no doubt that this is going to go commercial." Startup develops thermal battery hotter than boiling steel that could revolutionize energy sector: 'There's nothing that'll burn out' first appeared on The Cool Down. | Continue reading


@thecooldown.com | 2 hours ago

Technology Works: Mark Fell On The Anniversary Of The Battle Of Orgreave

The Rotherham-based musician and artist looks back 40 years and considers the noise of industry, the noise of industrial action, the noise of excessive police violence and electronic music as political resistance. Digital and 35mm photographs of the site of the former Orgreave Co … | Continue reading


@thequietus.com | 2 hours ago

New startup aims to bring ‘solar-led electrification’ to California homes

Californians have a tough set of choices to make on home decarbonization. They could install rooftop solar. But that’s much less valuable than it used to be for most Californians. They could also replace their fossil-gas-fueled heating and appliances with all-electric systems to … | Continue reading


@canarymedia.com | 2 hours ago

fluffy rambles: Back on the Patreon train

Y'all know that I am not a fan of Patreon. But it seems like I have to go back to being active there. | Continue reading


@beesbuzz.biz | 2 hours ago

Drawing Machines

Letting a machine help out | Continue reading


@aegir.org | 2 hours ago

Fedigram

Instagram algorithms are giving me the fear | Continue reading


@aegir.org | 2 hours ago

May Garden

Photos I took around the garden in May | Continue reading


@aegir.org | 2 hours ago

Boston

I went to Boston for work, took some photos | Continue reading


@aegir.org | 2 hours ago