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Vaccines A miracle of modern medicine

Vaccines: A Miracle of Modern Medicine

Do you believe in The Easter Bunny? Magic? The Tooth Fairy? All of these are indeed beliefs. But medicine is not a belief. And not all medicine is based on fact. But it is based on evidence.

Let’s take a look at the science behind vaccines and why vaccines are a modern miracle.

Louie reading a compass

Instant Magic Tricks: Magnets

People in movies and books find their way out of the woods by making their own compass out of who knows what. This skill is COOL.

In the interest of us all being cool, a blog post was in order.

Dumbo octopus

New Species Alert : Octopus!

Whenever I see an article about a new species, it’s usually about some bacteria or slug. Not that they don’t deserve a spot in the ecosystem, but slugs are not exciting. Octopuses are!

Louie drinking iced tea

Legend of Tea : How It Came To Be

What is the most consumed beverage on our planet, after water? If you guessed tea, you’d win!

Tea’s origins date to prehistory, a time shrouded in legend and myth.

Press pot coffee and chocolate mousse

Science Up Your Coffee For A Perfect Cup

Want a sublime cup of coffee? I know the secret. I’m not one of those people who refuses to share recipes and tricks.

I’ll show you how with one simple step.

Boreal Owl with squirrel

Beacons of Hope _Birds!

When I let Louie out this morning, the birds were singing.

I decided that sharing some of the wonder of birds with you was a perfect idea!

Six Words to Change Your Week

Six Words to Change Your Week

It’s nice to know that even in stressful times words — free and abundant– have the power to turn our thoughts to happier ones.

Alaska View From the Tundra of Skilac Lake

Six Most Difficult Places To Visit On Earth

Fantasizing about the next cool place you’d love to visit?

Somewhere exotic?

In this day and age, I figured we could hop a plane to get anywhere.

I was wrong…

Susan Berk Koch
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