The Carle Clinic I use will be in the bus district, hopefully in time for the new bus schedules set to come out sometime in mid-August. Very handy for me.
More than 460 acres of land in southwest Champaign officially will become part of the Champaign-Urbana Mass Transit District, perhaps as soon as today, the transit district’s board decided Wednesday.
Source: MTD board unanimously approves annexing swath of southwest Champaign
If you’re interested in foraging, your best source of information is going to be a local forager who knows what’s available in your area at different times of year. You next best would be a book by a local forager. Third best, but better than nothing, would be FM 21-76 the (not copyrighted, because it’s a U.S. government publication) Army Field Guide to Wild Edible Plants.
“I can’t debate someone into caring about what happens to their fellow human beings.”
Our disagreement is not merely political, but a fundamental divide on what it means to live in a society.
Source: I Don’t Know How To Explain To You That You Should Care About Other People | HuffPost
Just out in the exercise science journal “Duh!”
Long walks can improve moods and reduce anxiety, but the benefits may be greatest if the walks take place outdoors.
Source: For Exercise, Nothing Like the Great Outdoors
Exactly what Dave Winer says: Get a blog. I may read your stuff on Facebook (if we’re friends in real life), but I’m not going to share it with other people. Why I can’t/won’t point to Facebook blog posts.
Clear evidence for the cognitive and neurological benefits of low-dose marijuana use in the aging brain https://www.yahoo.com/beauty/marijuana-might-help-aging-brains-191226326.html
If the middle class sides with the poor, almost everything they do also helps the middle class. http://www.ianwelsh.net/a-middle-class-which-aligns-with-the-rich-cuts-its-own-throat/
Friendly Societies: Such a good name! Sorry I didn’t run into it when writing about them for Wise Bread http://www.wisebread.com/money-to-start-your-business-without-banks-or-saving
Sloth claws are not—as in many other species—essentially long, hard fingernails, but are actually the sloth’s protruding finger bones http://www.bbc.com/earth/story/20170428-why-sloths-do-not-get-crusty-eyes-from-all-the-sleeping