HAVE YOU EVER HEARD WHAT A PORCUPINE SOUNDS LIKE? WELL YOU HAVE NOW!
look at this little cutie! it almost sounds like he could talk if he tried hard enough uguuuu so cute~
Generally speaking, Vin Diesel’s web presence makes me want to be a better person because he seems to live by the personal mantra of “be nice and make a lot of stuff”
Citrine is used for ridding of negative energies, It does not absorb any negative energies from its surroundings, Citrine can be used to clear unwanted energies as well. These are considered crystals of positivity and success, good for meditation and chakra work (citrine is linked to the solar-plexus chakra) Because Citrine doesn’t absorb negative energies, it is said that it does not need to be cleansed, it cleanses itself (via Raw Citrine Pendant by honeywilderness on Etsy)
New York Times reporter Elizabeth Rosenthal in her series, “Paying Til It Hurts” does an in-depth analysis of rising healthcare costs in the U.S. She’s on the show tomorrow to discuss her recent articles.
This comparative chart is from her first article “The $2.7 Trillion Medical Bill" She goes into why colonoscopies are why the U.S is first in hospital expenditures:
Colonoscopies offer a compelling case study. They are the most expensive screening test that healthy Americans routinely undergo — and often cost more than childbirth or anin most other developed countries. Their numbers have increased manyfold over the last 15 years, with data from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention suggesting that more than 10 million people get them each year, adding up to more than $10 billion in annual costs.
image via The New York Times
Foxes are weird. They’re like dogcats.
At NASA’s Drawing Board - J R Eyerman
“Advanced dentistry techniques allowed Native Americans to inset gemstones to their teeth as far back as 2,500 years ago. The early dentists used a drill-like device with a hard stone such as obsidian, which is capable of puncturing bone. The ornamental stones—including jade—were attached with an adhesive made out of natural resins, such as plant sap, which was mixed with other chemicals and crushed bones.”