The Washington Post was first to get a draft copy of the ‘secret’ GOP health care bill. The ‘discussion draft’ is making the rounds among GOP Senators’ aides and lobbyists. It would repeal Obamacare taxes, reduce Medicaid coverage, give states greater ability to opt out of Affordable Care Act regulations, and kill federal funding for […]Read more "Draft of Senate GOP health-care bill is out. Subsidies linked to income, Medicaid cut dramatically."
I am very happy with the solar power solution I’ve adapted for my van camping needs. I can power all my toys! (more)Read more "The 120watt 12v solar camping solution for my VW Westfalia"
(Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute) A new study by the Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute (Swiss TPH) about residential radon exposure in Switzerland shows that the radioactive gas radon increases the risk for developing malignant skin cancer.Read more "Radon increases risk for malignant skin cancer"
(MediaSource) Female runners who are underweight have a higher risk for injury and take longer to heal according to a new study from The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center. Dr. Timothy Miller studied dozens of Division I athletes over three years and found that those with a body mass index of 19 or below […]Read more "Study: Underweight female runners more likely to get stress fractures"
It’s been two years since the net came together to raise funds to support Werner Koch, who maintains the absolutely vital GnuPG email encryption system, used daily by millions to protect the privacy and integrity of their email. (more)Read more "Donate to support GnuPG, the backbone of email privacy and security"
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Are you going to lose your job to a robot? This interactive website will tell you the percentage probability of automation. In 2013 Carl Benedikt Frey and Michael A. Osborne published a report titled “The Future of Employment: How susceptible are jobs to computerisation?. The authors examine how susceptible jobs are to computerisation, by implementing […]Read more "Will robots take your job?"