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The Hidden Universe Within January 17, 2013

Posted by jeffrooney in Brain Health/Body Health, Cosmos, Planetary Health.
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UnknownThe Hidden Universe Within

Well this was a gem of an interview with Neil Shubin who just published his book “The Universe Within: Discovering the Common History of Rocks, Planets, and People. I like listening to in depth interviews while I am exercising and this one is great and quite thought-provoking. He explores the nature of our bodies containing the elements of an increasingly complex universe.

Catch a View of the Perseid Meteor Shower August 11, 2012

Posted by jeffrooney in Cosmos.
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Tonite and into Sunday morning the Perseid Meteor shower will grace especially the northern hemisphere with a cosmic light show. I think the average number of meteors piercing the earths atmosphere is about 30-40 per hour. I love stuff like this, makes me feel the connection to the universe we are part of. Click here for a link about the shower. Lie back and enjoy!

Some favorite finds the past year January 10, 2010

Posted by jeffrooney in Cosmos, Egoscue, Hiking, Man on Wire.
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Here are some things I came across of note this past year worth mentioning.
Favorite movie – Man on Wire
Favorite book – “The Hidden Heart of the Cosmos-Humanity and the New Story” by Brian Swimme
Most played music – probably the soundtrack to “Into the Wild” by Eddie Vedder
Favorite physical activity – doing an Egoscue menu followed by hiking with my hiking buddy Greg
Favorite food this past year – Mostly vegetarian Indian(been going to a place called Sarovar in San Antonio)
Favorite getaway spot – New Years at Padre Island(a full moon on the beach!)
Favorite home garden feature – winter lettuces
Favorite topic to contemplate – health care debate(see previous posts);close second-the horrible economy

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