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by Ron-The-Elder
Fri May 11, 2018 5:44 pm
Forum: Wellness, Diet & Fitness
Topic: Prediabetes
Replies: 33
Views: 1763

Re: Prediabetes

No_Mind: "Any idea what I can do apart from diet and exercise (no meds of course at this stage)" Diets are numerous. Most eventually stop working. The key to defeating type II diabetes is to keep your eyes and mind on your caloric intake and metabolic output, based on your body size and physical ac...
by Ron-The-Elder
Tue Mar 20, 2018 3:22 am
Forum: News, Current Events & Politics (Archive)
Topic: Contemporary threats to free speech
Replies: 584
Views: 34656

Re: Contemporary threats to free speech

Since this thread has become so "extensive" and "prolific" I decided to revisit the OP: Post by retrofuturist » Thu Feb 02, 2017 5:35 pm The purpose of this topic is to discuss the prevalence of trends, actions, ideologies and policies which are a threat to free speech in the 21st century. I can thi...
by Ron-The-Elder
Wed Sep 06, 2017 11:37 am
Forum: News, Current Events & Politics (Archive)
Topic: Global Warming: Recent Data
Replies: 1538
Views: 132494

Re: Global Warming: Recent Data

Latest report re. Climate Change from NASA:

https://climate.nasa.gov/news/2618/july ... july-2016/
by Ron-The-Elder
Thu Apr 20, 2017 12:32 pm
Forum: News, Current Events & Politics (Archive)
Topic: Global Warming: Recent Data
Replies: 1538
Views: 132494

Re: Global Warming: Recent Data

Wonderful article from Quora: Viktor T. Toth Viktor T. Toth, IT pro, part-time physicist Written Apr 11 · Upvoted by Bob Evans, 35 years working with NOAA Climate monitoring agencies and Alan Clement, ex-Investment Bank VP Let me tell you a personal journey. I have a fair grounding in theoretical ph...
by Ron-The-Elder
Mon Apr 03, 2017 11:29 pm
Forum: News, Current Events & Politics (Archive)
Topic: Global Warming: Recent Data
Replies: 1538
Views: 132494

Re: Global Warming: Recent Data

NASA Climate Change Update: :reading:

https://climate.nasa.gov/
by Ron-The-Elder
Wed Nov 16, 2016 12:40 pm
Forum: Lounge (Archive)
Topic: Consciousness
Replies: 182
Views: 14665

Re: Consciousness

From ABC Science, Finding Consciousness : http://www.abc.net.au/radionational/programs/allinthemind/finding-consciousness/7993592 Excerpt: And most of the work in the first few years of fMRI was confirmatory. We weren't finding new things out, we were checking what we thought we already knew and mak...
by Ron-The-Elder
Sat Nov 12, 2016 4:25 pm
Forum: News, Current Events & Politics (Archive)
Topic: Global Warming: Recent Data
Replies: 1538
Views: 132494

Re: Global Warming: Recent Data

Kim ..."whatever Trump and his government "... Hi, Kim. Let's be clear: The reason Trump got elected is because we (as a people) were tired of leaders, who mistakenly thought / believed that the government was theirs. There is a reason why The Preamble of The U.S. Constitution reads: "We the people...
by Ron-The-Elder
Thu Nov 10, 2016 12:31 pm
Forum: Lounge (Archive)
Topic: Word Association Game
Replies: 11969
Views: 707456

Re: Word Association Game

Blade
by Ron-The-Elder
Wed Nov 09, 2016 6:56 am
Forum: News, Current Events & Politics (Archive)
Topic: Global Warming: Recent Data
Replies: 1538
Views: 132494

Re: Global Warming: Recent Data

Plant life sequestering CO2 at advanced rate:

http://www.abc.net.au/news/2016-11-09/p ... o2/8006072
by Ron-The-Elder
Mon Oct 03, 2016 1:04 pm
Forum: Lounge (Archive)
Topic: Mind on Fire Emoticon?
Replies: 2
Views: 457

Re: Mind on Fire Emoticon?

Did a search and found this: Image

Does anyone else remember this one?
by Ron-The-Elder
Mon Oct 03, 2016 12:58 pm
Forum: Lounge (Archive)
Topic: Mind on Fire Emoticon?
Replies: 2
Views: 457

Mind on Fire Emoticon?

On another Buddhist website I remembered an emoticon, which depicted a litte man with his hair on fire, who was running back and forth screaming. Anyone else remember it, or where it was made available. I can't seem to find it here. :shrug: or on other sites with which I am familiar. Could it have b...
by Ron-The-Elder
Thu Sep 29, 2016 5:06 pm
Forum: Connections to Other Paths
Topic: the great vegetarian debate
Replies: 4714
Views: 339062

Re: the great vegetarian debate

Bhiku Pessala asked: "What is your intention in posting videos about cannibalism and eating dogs?" My intention is to bring the problem of causing harm to sentient / sapient / living beings due to our dietary choices closer to home. Those chosing animal flesh often forget that beef, turkey, chicken...
by Ron-The-Elder
Thu Sep 29, 2016 10:55 am
Forum: Connections to Other Paths
Topic: the great vegetarian debate
Replies: 4714
Views: 339062

Re: the great vegetarian debate

Spiny: "And doesn't the harmlessness developed as part of Right Intention extend to animals too?" Yes. Especially since humans are also animals. Cannibal Warlords in Liberia: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OMwI5unlK9M Then we have all those cute bunny rabbits, hampsters, kitty cats, and doggies :t...
by Ron-The-Elder
Sun Sep 25, 2016 10:54 pm
Forum: News, Current Events & Politics (Archive)
Topic: Global Warming: Recent Data
Replies: 1538
Views: 132494

Re: Global Warming: Recent Data

How much area would it require to power entire U.S.A. with Solar Energy?:

https://www.facebook.com/teresaann.mada ... 5917366248

Apologies for the source Title!
by Ron-The-Elder
Wed Sep 14, 2016 3:41 pm
Forum: News, Current Events & Politics (Archive)
Topic: Global Warming: Recent Data
Replies: 1538
Views: 132494

Re: Global Warming: Recent Data

Progress re. Solar Power in India of all Places with help of "gods" and "holy men":

http://qz.com/779196/narendra-modi-turn ... ar-energy/