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After about 5 years in Switzerland, I moved back to Sweden and 20-things came along for the ride

Working 9-To-5 Is An Antiquated Relic From The Past And Should Be Stopped Right Now
forbes.com/sites/jackkelly/2021/07/… 
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At this point it's only inertia holding us back from changing the nine-to-five, five days a week program. Its time to consider other options. Wouldn’t it be more humane to offer schedules that fit their employees’ needs and wants?

where is my mind? - pixies (cover) by alicia widar
youtube.com/watch?v=nD5_6K8uVJE 
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hey everybody!! a few people requested this song and said that it would be cool to record so... here it is. thank you so much for your support!don't forget t...

Why Australia's Trash Bin–Raiding Cockatoos Are the 'Punks of the Bird World'
smithsonianmag.com/science-nature/c… 
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The birds can bust open garbage lids—and the behavior is catching on fast, which could be a sign of social learning

Preserving Worlds
means.tv/programs/preservingworlds 
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Second life? Doom? Long gone or still alive and kicking?

Thousands Protest Against Mandatory Vaccination in Greece
greekreporter.com/2021/07/15/protes… 
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Thousands protest against mandatory vaccinations and measures imposed by the Greek government to tackle the pandemic in Greece on Wendesday.

Gta 5 Challenge - Survive The Hunt 14
youtube.com/watch?v=RuGz5gTA_tU 
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I have to survive for 24 hours on Gta 5 while a team of players try to hunt me down, and there are some bright pink Pri for me to explode along the way.

Building a Vision of Life Without Work
livingafi.com/2015/03/09/building-a… 
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The number one question that people ask once you tell them you’re considering early retirement is:  What will you do with your time?

Inventor harvests methane gas from ditches and ponds to power his moped
notechmagazine.com/2021/07/inventor… 

Shallow ponds and ditches are producers of greenhouse gases, especially methane, which is released by the breakdown or decay of organic material. Gijs Schalkx harvests this methane from ponds — by hand — and uses it to power his moped.

England lose shootout in Euro 2020 final
bbc.com/sport/football/51198762 
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England's hopes of ending a 55-year wait for a major trophy are crushed in heartbreaking fashion as they lose on penalties to Italy in the final of Euro 2020 at Wembley.

Virgin Galactic founder Richard Branson successfully rockets to outer space
edition.cnn.com/2021/07/11/tech/ric… 
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Richard Branson became the first person to ride into space aboard a rocket he helped fund. The supersonic space plane developed by his company, Virgin Galactic, roared into the sky over New Mexico early Sunday, carrying Branson and three fellow crewmembers.

Thuban Is A Former Pole Star
earthsky.org/brightest-stars/thuban… 
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Thuban is not a particularly bright star, but it holds a special place in the hearts of stargazers. That’s because Thuban – a relatively inconspicuous star in the constellation Draco the Dragon – was the pole star some 5,000 years ago, when the Egyptians were building the pyramids.

AI voice actors sound more human than ever—and they’re ready to hire
technologyreview.com/2021/07/09/102… 
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A new wave of startups are using deep learning to build synthetic voice actors for digital assistants, video-game characters, and corporate videos.

For Keeps: 71. Kmart In-Store Music Tapes, Saved by Mark Davis
forkeepspodcast.com/71-kmart-in-sto… 
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Attention Kmart shoppers! When Mark Davis worked at Kmart stores in the 1980s and 90s, he saved the cassette tapes (full of soft-rock hits, sale announcements, and "elevator music") that played over the in-store audio system. Years later, the digitized audio went viral, inspired new music, and even brought Mark a bit of Internet fame.

How many robots does it take to run a grocery store?
youtu.be/ssZ_8cqfBlE 
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In Ocado's grocery warehouses, thousands of mechanical boxes move on the Hive. Are they all individual robots? Or is this one giant hive mind? • Thanks to Oc...

Fluoride’s Effect On The Pineal Gland?
truthaboutfluoride.com/fluorides-ef… 
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Through the pineal gland’s unique features and fluoride’s toxic and reactive nature, the fluoride-pineal gland relationship was bound to fail from the start.