Thoughts on Thinking

"When somebody persuades me that I am wrong, I change my mind. What do you do?" John Maynard Keynes

"If you're unhappy with your life, change your thinking." Charles Fillmore

"The primary cause of unhappiness is never the situation but your thoughts about it." Eckhart Tolle

"People are not disturbed by things, but by the view they take of them." Epictetus

"The unexamined life is not worth living." Socrates

"Consciousness is a terrible thing to waste." PunditGeorge

Sunday, May 07, 2017

Who Knew?

Maria Salomea Sklodowska, a.k.a. Marie Curie, the Nobel Prize winning (twice) scientist for her explorations into radiation, succumbed in 1934 to a type of anemia likely brought on through her years of exposure to extreme radiation.  Why this conclusion?  Her original papers and notes are still so radioactive that they’re kept in lead-lined boxes and researches must wear protective gear to see them.  Article by Lacy Schley in the May 2017 issue of Discover magazine.

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