Worldwide Wednesday
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Worldwide Wednesday: Globe Makers

I love globes, especially homemade ones! So does Peter Bellerby.  When he couldn’t find the perfect globe for his father’s 80th birthday, he spent the next few years learning and perfecting the lost art of globemaking – a difficult, detailed process. Today, he runs Bellerby & Co Globemakers out of

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Vital Sunday
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Vital Sunday: Young Folks Got No Religion

Amanda Marcotte recently wrote that 20% of Americans identify as religiously unaffiliated, making  “none” the largest religious group in 13 states. The non-religious equal Catholics in number, and young people are by far the most non-religious group in the country and getting moreso. The millennial generation is actually grow less

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Tech Talk Tuesday
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Wild Friday: Every Cell Phone in the World is Hacked

From the Intercept:  Karsten Nohl, cellphone security expert and cryptographer, told The Intercept about details contained in the AURORAGOLD documents, and said that the broad scope of information swept up in the operation appears aimed at ensuring virtually every cellphone network in the world is NSA accessible. The operation appears

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Worldwide Wednesday
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Worldwide Wednesday: I think he’s flying the plane…

Mary Allan shares from her archives: My first honeymoon was with my daughter’s father.  I was 19 and we drove to Sarasota, Florida where he had rented a waterfront apartment.  I laughingly say that I’m half fish because I love to swim, snorkel and deep sea dive.  We went out

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Tech Talk Tuesday
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Techie Tuesday: Secure Your Phone

Check out the advice from Intercept below, in order of importance. Lock down your phone Hide Signal messages on your lock screen Verify that you’re talking to the right person via Phone via Text Archive and delete messages

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Mother Earth Monday
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Mother Earth Monday: Lullaby for Trees

Trees sleep!  It’s true!   “It was a very clear effect, and applied to the whole tree,” says András Zlinszky of the Centre for Ecological Research in Tihany, Hungary. “No one has observed this effect before at the scale of whole trees, and I was surprised by the extent of the

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