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mary Zeman has been at 2 events

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Amy Robinson28,328On June 13 the U.S. Supreme Court made a landmark decision, unanimously ruling that human genes may not be patented.  What does that mean for you and me?Join geneticist +Ian Bosdet  and the +Science on Google+: A Public Database  Community for a 30 minute conversation to discuss what this ruling may mean for the future of health and genetic research. This event will be hosted by +Amy Robinson and +Nic Hammond .Ask questions for Ian to answer On Air and share your thoughts on the event page. Ian and the Science on Google+ team will invite a few insightful guests to ask their questions live in the hangout. Gene Patenting: A Google+ Science Conversation2013-07-09 21:00:0063G+
Heidi Anne Morris63,627Calling all DOG owners!The second "Day of the Dogs" Event on Google Plus is this Wednesday!!!previous event photos here... http://goo.gl/VFr8jYou are cordially invited to post your canine images here a few side notes- please only post your own imagesmaximum of 3 images per person please(I'm sure you have loads to share, there will be other opportunities!)event is open for OVER 24hrs starting  - 23rd October  - 8.30pm GMTYou won't be able to add your photos until the Event opens :) Looking forward to seeing your dog photos once more ! Have fun ♥+The G+ DogPark  +Dog Lovers Worldwide - DLW  +The Good Dog Guide  +Lost Dogs  +We Love Dogs!  ♥♥♥ THE DAY OF THE "DOGS" ON GOOGLE PLUS (October issue)2012-10-24 21:30:00106G+

mary Zeman has been shared in 257 public circles

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Peter Edenist31,0152014 Super Sci-FI Circle : No, the Sky is not Falling!!! Also the Gravity is not sucking you in... please +1 this post to support it or you may have to take a trip in Snowpiercer, no need to thank me. Please reshare if you think this is a worthwhile circle. If you have been notified, you are in the circle!All the people in this circle are linked to our community (see link further down). As usual, please tag and recommend anyone who you think should be in this circle. Live long and prosper!Sci-FI Community here: http://goo.gl/s1NVd  Science Fiction Pics: http://goo.gl/sOSPK5Mighty Shiny Browncoats : http://goo.gl/9osg1tDoctor Who : http://goo.gl/z3uWX3Ultimate Star Wars : http://goo.gl/Wu8bv6Ultimate Star Trek : http://goo.gl/JJPql9Science on G+ community here: http://goo.gl/46uFH #sciencefiction #sf #scifi  2014-07-24 12:58:0746211656139CC G+
Aman Singh2,014Circle of the dayYour re-share is appreciatedPlease re-share this circle in your stream.To be added:1- Add +Circles Circles Circles to your circles2- Write the URL of your blog in the comments section below3- Your blog must be an active blog (posts must be current)2014-07-16 12:15:324990615CC G+
Ryan Johnson9,485Hi friends! This is a great circle created with an important selection from all circles. The most important engagers are reshared because only that way can we grow our circle and have the people of google circle us.To get in, and to ensure you stay in this circle you need to do the following:1. Add me to your circles, if you haven't done so already!2. +1 this circle!3. Publicly share this circle to public, your circles and extended circles.4. If possible, leave a comment on this circle so I know you have done the three steps above!#circleshare #circlesharing #circleoftheday #wanttobecircled #addmetoyourcircles #public #publiccircle #sharedcircles #Britain #sharedcircle #morefollowers #sharingcircles #sharedpubliccircles #sharedpublicircles #sharedcircle #photography #uk  #nottingham #Holland #Netherlands #Duch2014-07-16 10:40:014918711CC G+
Ryan Johnson9,043* Google Friends! - You're in this Circle - Share the circle and follow*Boost your visibility on Google+ - Share the circle!To be added to the Circle you have to do these simple steps:1 - include me in your circles2 - Click add people and create your circle3 - share the circle (include yourself)4 - add +1 to the post#circle   #circleshare   #sharecircle   #circles   #sharecircleoftheday   #follow   #followback   #sport   #betting  2014-07-10 10:49:37492262153CC G+
Bearman Cartoons73,859People Who Paid Attention to My July 1 Morning PostThis morning I posted a benign comment with no image wondering if people are engaged in G+ without images.  I said I would share a circle of anyone that commented and surprisingly many did.  OP: https://plus.google.com/103857459148999991693/posts/ThcDtFipGTDSO WHY SHOULD I CARE?You may ask.  I don't recommend ever blindly adding an entire group of people shared in a circle.  However, so many complain about the Ghost town of G+ where engagement is rare.  These are obviously people who are engaged in the platform.  So pick 5-10 and take a look at their profile.  If you like what you see, circle them and tell them I sent you.  If you don't, move on.What I learned- Circle shares aren't dead.  While many have been lost in communities there is still a place for specific, targeted Circle Shares on G+- Some of my commenters still think they are snarkier than me :)2014-07-01 23:04:169952455CC G+
Eli Just1,549Are you an avid reader or want to connect with avid readers? Share and add this awesome circle of BOOK LOVERS who read and support authors. Lots of great connections in here that I enjoy hearing from daily.To be added to this circle--please add it, +1 it, comment on and share it!  #reader #readers #readersrocks #readingisfun #readinglist #authors #authorsupport #avidreaders #readinglist #circle #circleshare #circlesharing #circleoftheday #sharedcircles #sharedcircleoftheday #isupportauthors  2014-06-27 14:09:34390200CC G+
Dina Tika0Here is a group of Active Engagers, Circle Sharers, Awesome Plus Oners, and Cool People on Google Plus!   Circle Sharing is an awesome way to increase your followers and active engagers on your profile. Some of my favorite people that I've met here on Google + through Circle Sharing.    Want to be in the next Circle of Awesomeness? Follow the Steps Below!  ☛ Add the circle ☛ Share in the Public ☛ Plus 1 the Post. ☛ Comment. 2014-06-10 05:53:52479001CC G+
Rumiana Nikolova78,890This circle is from my good G+ Friends !! They visited more often my posts or supported me with your shared circles ! Blessed be !!!Shares, comments and plusses are always highly appreciated ! #sharedcircles   #sharedpubliccircles  2014-06-08 14:30:33327783554CC G+
Lexidh Solstad18,975May Engagers circle! Most of the people who commented on my posts in May =) Thank you for making it more fun to be here on Google+! =) 2014-06-01 16:49:472767318CC G+
Becky Collins10,439Super Science Circle :Circle of very #social #engagerspeople and companiesTo be included in my shares (#sharedcircle), be so kind to:1 - Do +1 t the post2 - Comment the post and specify your "category" (job or interest) Ex: Fashion, SEO, Companies, Social Media Marketing, Sailing, Photography, Bloggers/Writers, Web graphics and design, Italy, Artists, Sport, Finance/Economy ...3 - include the circle among your circles4 - share the circle (include yourself)Improve your popularity, be social be cool !Keep yourself updated, enjoy the Shared Circles Hellenic Alliance, you can share your shared circles inside the upcoming Community:https://plus.google.com/communities/112552559573595396104  #socialmedia  #media  #circles   #circleshare   #circlesharing  #circlecircle   #beckyscircle   #sharedcircles   #sharedpubliccircles  #sharedcircleoftheday  +Becky Collins ?2014-05-31 05:09:154901211CC G+
dwi putri wati130please add me my profile in your circle,Reshare if you like! Please plus to tell me you have seen it! *There is no need to thank me, this is me thanking you! *1. Plus The Post2. Comment3. Add People To Circles4. share the circle (include yourself)#circlesharing #circleshare #circles #circle #googleplustips #googleplus #indonesia #artists #artist #artistphotographeramateurorprofessional2014-05-11 00:35:31501000CC G+
Lexidh Solstad16,415April engagers circle! These are (most of) the people that has commented on my posts in April =) Thank you for making it more fun to be here! 2014-05-01 10:39:332371010CC G+
andi steven0- This is a game to expand the circle of friends.- If you see this message and you want to participate. Just perform the following actions:+ Plus: Click +1 this post.+ Comment: You note that any comments.+ Share: You share this comment to more people.+ Add: Select to add the button to connect with 500 people following, including me.The way to [Super Circle Part 2]: If you do all the steps above, of course, you have your bot acc add 1, and based on the number of people I will add up round [Super Circle Part 2], in addition to the many shared, and a new positive ..Thank you for reading.#indonesia #circlesharing #circleshare #circleoftheday #circles2014-04-26 09:26:094786211CC G+
Ryan Johnson3,346My new some cool, fun & interesting people CirclePlease reshare it#circles           #circlescirclescircles           #circleshare         #circleshare2014-04-25 06:14:362357820CC G+
Lexidh Solstad13,282March engagers circle =) These are (most of) the people that commented on my posts in March. Thanks for making it more fun to share stuff from my life! 2014-04-02 10:33:23273809CC G+
John Nuntiatio30,616#circles #sharedcircles #circlesharing #circle #circleoftheday #bestofcircles #bestcircleshare #share #tech #business #sport2014-03-21 16:36:50376137CC G+
John Nuntiatio30,616#circles #sharedcircles #circlesharing #circle #circleoftheday #bestofcircles #bestcircleshare #share #tech #business #sport2014-03-21 16:36:30376103CC G+
John Nuntiatio30,616#circles #sharedcircles #circlesharing #circle #circleoftheday #bestofcircles #bestcircleshare #share #tech #business #sport2014-03-21 16:36:10376226CC G+
John Nuntiatio30,616#circles #sharedcircles #circlesharing #circle #circleoftheday #bestofcircles #bestcircleshare #share #tech #business #sport2014-03-21 16:35:53376117CC G+
John Nuntiatio30,616#circles #sharedcircles #circlesharing #circle #circleoftheday #bestofcircles #bestcircleshare #share #tech #business #sport2014-03-21 16:35:063787312CC G+
Becky Collins5,164 Social Sciences Circle :Circle of very #social #engagerspeople and companiesTo be included in my shares (#sharedcircle), be so kind to:1 - Do +1 t the post2 - Comment the post and specify your "category" (job or interest) Ex: Fashion, SEO, Companies, Social Media Marketing, Sailing, Photography, Bloggers/Writers, Web graphics and design, Italy, Artists, Sport, Finance/Economy ...3 - include the circle among your circles4 - share the circle (include yourself)Improve your popularity, be social be cool !#socialmedia  #media  #circles   #circleshare   #circlesharing  #circlecircle   #beckyscircle   #sharedcircles   #sharedpubliccircles  #sharedcircleoftheday  +Becky Collins2014-03-18 12:35:31305008CC G+
John Nuntiatio29,767#circles #sharedcircles #circlesharing #circle #circleoftheday #bestofcircles #bestcircleshare #share #tech #business #sport2014-03-14 06:27:36393014CC G+
John Nuntiatio29,767#circles #sharedcircles #circlesharing #circle #circleoftheday #bestofcircles #bestcircleshare #share #tech #business #sport2014-03-14 06:26:50393033CC G+
John Nuntiatio29,767#circles #sharedcircles #circlesharing #circle #circleoftheday #bestofcircles #bestcircleshare #share #tech #business #sport2014-03-14 06:26:17393011CC G+
John Nuntiatio29,767#circles #sharedcircles #circlesharing #circle #circleoftheday #bestofcircles #bestcircleshare #share #tech #business #sport2014-03-14 06:25:52393011CC G+
John Nuntiatio29,767#circles #sharedcircles #circlesharing #circle #circleoftheday #bestofcircles #bestcircleshare #share #tech #business #sport2014-03-14 06:25:16393203CC G+
John Nuntiatio29,572#circles #sharedcircles #circlesharing #circle #circleoftheday #bestofcircles #bestcircleshare #share #tech #business #sport2014-03-12 20:46:04328025CC G+
John Nuntiatio29,572#circles #sharedcircles #circlesharing #circle #circleoftheday #bestofcircles #bestcircleshare #share #tech #business #sport2014-03-12 20:45:41328174CC G+
Rumiana Nikolova65,913Circle of good friends  who visited more often my posts , or supported me with shared circles ! #circleshare   #circleoftheday   #friendssharefriends  2014-03-07 10:11:26197743965CC G+
John Nuntiatio28,623#circles #sharedcircles #circlesharing #circle #circleoftheday #newcircle #bestofcircles #bestcircleshare #share #tech #business #sport #health   #entertainment  #news  2014-03-01 15:15:34459271930CC G+
Lexidh Solstad10,822This is my February engagers circle, most of the people that has commented on my posts in February =) Thank you for making it more fun to be here! 2014-03-01 12:24:48257817CC G+
Becky Collins3,213Baseball circle #Baseball  #circles   #circleshare   #circlesharing   #circlecircle   #beckyscircle   #sharedcircles   #sharedpubliccircles   #sharedcircleoftheday  +Becky Collins 2014-02-26 10:30:413883216CC G+
Becky Collins2,634Marketing Circle : Feb 22#circles   #circleshare   #circlesharing   #circlecircle   #beckyscircle   #sharedcircles   #sharedpubliccircles   #sharedcircleoftheday +Becky Collins2014-02-22 06:29:4945517724CC G+
Scott Lewis119,839*The Amazing Women Circle*So as today's Hangout from +STEM Women on G+ w/ +Jonathan Eisen started, I decided to go back through my "Amazing Women's Circle" and feature the fantastic people that enrich my life, particularly in the fields of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics. These brilliant women contribute regularly here on +Google+ and are a shining example of how it doesn't matter what sex or gender you are, everyone can do remarkable things.Please feel free to share this about and let me know in the comments if there are more Amazing Women I should add to this group! #STEMWomen   #GenderEquality   #Equality   #ScienceEveryday   #ScienceSunday  2014-02-16 21:06:57103261529CC G+
steph wanamaker98,623#followfriday  this is my awesome women who comment circle   Happy Friday!2014-02-07 20:14:2816844766CC G+
steph wanamaker98,429#followfriday  this is my awesome women who comment circle2014-01-31 19:46:22166811372CC G+
steph wanamaker98,209#followfriday  this is my awesome women who comment circle2014-01-24 18:54:0716154558CC G+
Mikhail Petrovsky62,708Good morning / evening to all.You'll love this circle. Photographers, artists and other interesting people!Это социальный круг / This social circleВам понравится этот круг, добавьте его себе. Фотографы, художники и другие интересные люди!#EarthMyMother #ForFriends #photo2014-01-21 02:56:05499411872CC G+
Carlos Esteban32,281ENGAGERS and other INTERESTING PEOPLE Here you will find recent and repeat engagers, people that include me in shared circles, and people that publish interesting, useful or amusing posts. Add the circle and check them out. Maybe you like some of them! Feel free to re-share the circle if you wish. I will appreciate it. Have a nice day!Carlos 2014#3#circles #circlethis #circleyoushare #sharedcircles #addcircle #sharedpubliccircles #growfollowers #circleshare #publicsharedcircles #circleoftheweek #circlesharing #publiccircle #findcircles #circlemeup #sharedcircle #circleshare  #thursdaycircle   #thursdaycircleshared   #circlethursday #circle2014-01-16 13:53:50491129126179CC G+
Artur M.35,061A Very Social CircleКруг людей с активной жизненной позицией в Гугле+circle of people, with active life position in Google+Если вы поделились этим кругом вчера, вы находитесь в нем сегодня. Если вы разделяете его с друзьями сегодня, вы будете в нем и завтра.#forfriends  2014-01-14 07:40:03498391557CC G+
Carlos Esteban30,646ENGAGERS + INTERESTING PEOPLE So here is my first circle of 2014… actually my first circle ever! This is the first time that I create and share a circle. Here you will find recent engagers and people that publish interesting, useful or amusing posts. Maybe you like some of them. Happy New Year! #circles #circlethis #circleyoushare #sharedcircles #addcircle #sharedpubliccircles #growfollowers #circleshare #publicsharedcircles #circleoftheweek #circlesharing #publiccircle #findcircles #circlemeup #sharedcircle #circleshare  #thursdaycircle   #thursdaycircleshared   #circlethursday #circle2014-01-01 13:25:133659247138CC G+
Vladimir Samsonov23,928Good morning/evening to all. You'll love this circle. Photographers, artists and other interesting people!Вам понравится этот круг, добавьте его себе. Фотографы, художники и другие интересные люди!Это социальный круг This is a Social Circle#ForFriends #photo #EarthMyMother2013-12-09 13:27:00439453170CC G+
Fabian Weiland761#sharedcircle #sharedcircles #science #scientists  2013-12-02 14:10:58296000CC G+
Andrey Mashnich103,517Good morning/evening to all. You'll love this circle. Photographers, artists and other interesting people!Вам понравится этот круг, добавьте его себе. Фотографы, художники и другие интересные люди!Это социальный круг This is a Social Circle  #ForFriends #photo #EarthMyMother 2013-11-30 16:02:04441573582CC G+
Lo Sauer2,493This is a great circle combined of active engagers, creative folks and  some of the best and brightest people on google+. A thank you in this circle-inclusion-shoutout to: +Peter Terren +Michael Műller +Carlos Esteban +Justin Chung +Malthus John +Marta Rauch +Rajini Rao +Katherine Vucicevic +Jonathan Eisen +Mike Allton +Scott Buehler +Mario Falcetti +Zvonimir Fras +Krithika Rangarajan +sridhar krishnan +Joanna Ortynska +Seamus Smyth +Chuck Croll +Michael Schobel +2013-11-19 18:19:4843218317CC G+
Rank Kemeng0This is a group of individuals that has personally shared four of my best circle sharing circles in the last month (or so).  They also include a mix of new circle sharers and some that are just trying to learn it for the first time. :) :) :0)They are individuals, to a large degree, that are very interested in not just circle sharing (which is great), but also engaging with you in a meaningful way (which is awesome)!!!Guidelines for Core Multipliers- Share the circle to stay in the circle- Have some fun!- If you are new and want in the circle, share the circle.This is a great group.  Enjoy this circle and have an awesome Thursday!*if you were somehow missed/ not included in the circle, please let me know and it will be corrected on the next share. My apologies ahead of time! :)**For those coming from multiplying circle, we are not inviting new folks here, you can privately message them or ping them when you share the circle on your public feed. Thanks!#corecircle #multiplyingcircle #coremultipliers #sharedcircles #circleshare #bestsharedcircle   #circleshare   #sharedcircles   #circleoftheday   #CircleQueen   #CircleMaster   #GPlusList   #Circle   #Circleshare   #Circlesharing   #PublicSharedCircles2013-11-01 15:53:38426115CC G+
Marie Axelsson9,706Hello and Thank you for the month of October!My month long project, with who interacts with me. Today the circle reached 500 people, but due to some bugs of G+ that I don't understand it doesn't say 500 anymore. However, here you all are. These are 500 people, who over the course of a month would have interacted with me. 500 people out of 9431 followers is a nice sum. :)Something I noticed is that some of the people weren't actually following me, but likely interacted due to someone else sharing their +1 activites on G+, which is a neat effect. Next month I will make another type of circle, not 100% sure yet, and there might actually end up being two for two purposes. They will of course both be shared. :D Good luck and enjoy each other's company! ;) 2013-10-31 16:57:16498553100CC G+
Coyeb Sundel02013-10-24 10:04:35425202CC G+
Tiberiu Igrisan448Science (part 1)#science #sciencecircle #sharedcircles  2013-10-14 18:53:04257123CC G+
Sherrie von Sternberg3,312I call this circle... The Chosen Few   In it you will find an assortment of most interesting people.  Photographers, yes, but thinkers and doers and people who LOVE with absolute passion the life they choose to lead. Enjoy2013-10-14 17:42:4220256518CC G+

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Top posts in the last 50 posts

Most comments: 28

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2014-07-26 18:55:41 (28 comments, 0 reshares, 22 +1s)

Other- Good? Or awful?

Most reshares: 8

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2014-07-27 20:21:27 (5 comments, 8 reshares, 47 +1s)

wait for it...

Most plusones: 50

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2014-07-29 01:47:38 (3 comments, 7 reshares, 50 +1s)

You Are Super Great

Found on a friend's Bookface wall. Photo by David Fleetham/Alamy. (Not sure if the actual photo, or just the caption.) either way, awesome ;)

#shark #peptalk

Latest 50 posts

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2014-07-30 01:09:28 (1 comments, 0 reshares, 4 +1s)

know your sharks- your evil genius plan may depend on it!

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2014-07-29 16:25:45 (2 comments, 0 reshares, 25 +1s)

Urban Jewelry: Lace Street Art by NeSpoon

http://www.thisiscolossal.com/2014/07/urban-jewelry-lace-street-art-by-nespoon/

2014-07-29 16:10:40 (0 comments, 0 reshares, 3 +1s)

Science of brain signals opens new era for advertising

Making no judgement but guessing it will become more prominent. 

Companies in the near future will be able to test public reaction to advertisements, music and films before they are released by monitoring the brain signals of a select group as they watch a trial.

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2014-07-29 15:37:54 (4 comments, 0 reshares, 9 +1s)

now.

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2014-07-29 15:00:25 (2 comments, 0 reshares, 16 +1s)

http://fineartamerica.com/featured/hug-me-shark-pixel-chimp.html

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2014-07-29 14:53:49 (10 comments, 4 reshares, 21 +1s)

I need a hug.  I won't bite- much.....

http://pizzadoll.tumblr.com/post/19284891106

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2014-07-29 14:23:09 (5 comments, 0 reshares, 13 +1s)

Wait for it........
yep.
umm hmmmm.

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2014-07-29 13:24:36 (2 comments, 0 reshares, 29 +1s)

#pleah
That's all folks....

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2014-07-29 13:05:00 (3 comments, 0 reshares, 10 +1s)

If you wanted to purchase large quantities of stolen human brains, where would you go? eBay, or the local Dairy Queen? If you answered "either one," then you're obviously ready to... okay, I'm not sure exactly what you're now ready to do, except perhaps to understand the Great Indianapolis Brain Robbery, which was neatly wrapped up late last year with the help of a San Diego artist who called the police after becoming suspicious that the human brains he had just bought on eBay might be stolen. 

Wait, what?

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2014-07-29 13:03:14 (1 comments, 1 reshares, 17 +1s)

Don't be a Dick Day

Seems appropriate given some recent thread conversations that today is +Wil Wheaton's birthday and therefore we celebrate by trying not to be the dick we are 364 other days of the year.

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2014-07-29 13:01:44 (3 comments, 0 reshares, 14 +1s)

Best litter box of all time...

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2014-07-29 02:27:36 (0 comments, 2 reshares, 6 +1s)

All right, so, I made a thing that maybe will push me to make more thingses, and to document them better. This is +Pinkatron Pence's fault (and I will plop some dollars at her page as soon as pay day rolls around).

The desired end result here is to have enough documentation per project for someone to follow along with their own similar project, like a cross between a project diary and a tutorial.

Bonus: subversive "stamped" embroidery designs. Soon, Precious.

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2014-07-29 01:47:38 (3 comments, 7 reshares, 50 +1s)

You Are Super Great

Found on a friend's Bookface wall. Photo by David Fleetham/Alamy. (Not sure if the actual photo, or just the caption.) either way, awesome ;)

#shark #peptalk

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2014-07-28 22:32:22 (4 comments, 1 reshares, 11 +1s)

Tracking Ebola

I've been tracking online conversations relating illnesses and diseases on social media for the last year. Not from a morbid curiosity but from a seasonal trend/location spread perspective.

The online discussions have dramatically increased with today's news that a second US aid worker has been diagnosed with #Ebola. [CNN
http://ndx.io/1tU9gU5 ]

Where are the conversations happening?

23% on Google+
70% on Twitter
6% on Facebook
1% in Online News sources

To try and put things into perspective, we're tracking the following illnesses and diseases (the corresponding number by each are the number of posts / conversations indexed relating to each respectively (since the beginning of July):

Flu 7,233
Measles 1,399
Rubella 460
Mumps 434
HIV 17,181
Herpes... more »

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2014-07-28 22:29:25 (0 comments, 0 reshares, 3 +1s)

I wrote a (very) short story for Popular Science's August issue, and you can find it at the link. You'll also find (very) short stories from Ian Tregellis, Ann Leckie, Melinda Snodgrass, Elizabeth Bear, Seanan McGuire, Mary Robinette Kowal, Scott Lynch, Daniel Abraham and Karl Schroeder. Sweet!

http://www.popsci.com/article/science/dispatches-future?nopaging=1

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2014-07-28 20:47:16 (0 comments, 0 reshares, 4 +1s)

A Tentacled Underwater Workhorse

"For years, roboticists have yearned to develop a flexible machine that can explore tight spaces, repair dangerous equipment and potentially even conform to the human body.

Now one of the first members of this new breed of robots is almost here. It has sinewy arms, a powerful grip and the ability to work underwater without coming up for air.

Yes, it is an octopus."

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2014-07-28 18:07:25 (9 comments, 0 reshares, 21 +1s)

A moment's rest...
What can I say, it is Monday again! Work putters along, tossing ideas in the air to see what fall where. 
I've had to admit I'm feeling the tendrils of depression grabbing me again- I'm trying to work past that.  Boring, I suppose, but true.
It is a good thing I have so many snuggly critters here with me.
My momma turns 77 this Friday and I'm looking forward to spending the day with her!  gotta have an end of week goal!
how is your Monday treating you?

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2014-07-28 17:44:14 (1 comments, 1 reshares, 10 +1s)

I moved! Slowly unpacking and settling in. This afternoon I got my poster shelves all set up and ready to go. To mark my location change, I'm running a sale in my Etsy shop! Use the coupon code MOVED to save 10% off your order. I'll be running the sale until Sunday. Please share this news and help spread the word!

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2014-07-28 17:25:35 (7 comments, 2 reshares, 17 +1s)

So I think we are talking about making a rug or using other upcycled materials, right?  I just finished a project using a commercial product from Lion Brand (Fettuccini) which is all upcycled textile material.  The black is a knit, T-shirt like material. 
The multicolored is woven, like bedsheets.
What I learned:
working to a tight gauge is really hard on the hands- I should have gone up a hook size. As it is I was using an L for the base, and a M/N for the sides.
Textile waste is high in selveges and weird knots.  Making your own could avoid this- but if you buy it, just think about it.  The woven material is widely varying in thickness.
Making your own will clearly be less expensive.  Each cone of Fettuccini was $10, I think, for about 55yds.
I bet material made from sheets would make a super durable rug.  the t shirt yarn would be softer.
:)

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2014-07-28 17:17:47 (10 comments, 1 reshares, 21 +1s)

#foanyday   #crochet
A tote bag made with  newish line of "yarn" from Lion Brand: Fettuccini.  It is yarn made from textile waste.  what you find on any given day is random.  the black yarn is a knit, t-shirt like material, while the multi-colored yarn is a woven fabric, like sheets.  it had a fair amount of selvedge in it. hard on the hands.  needed a M/N size hook.
Washing it made the bag a little softer.  to maintain the structure I stuffed those two large books inside while it dried.
The bag is heavy, and I'm not sure when I will use it, but I am fairly happy with it.  the handles are purchased as I felt they would be stronger and not stretch like crocheted handles do. 

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2014-07-28 12:13:27 (1 comments, 1 reshares, 20 +1s)

Happy #Monday
#coffee comic

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2014-07-28 12:08:12 (0 comments, 0 reshares, 7 +1s)

Debbie Bliss has designed a cozy cardigan in our Valley Yarns Deerfield! http://ow.ly/zDKBG

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2014-07-28 11:58:05 (8 comments, 0 reshares, 18 +1s)

William Gibson: the man who saw tomorrow. It's already here, just not evenly distributed.
http://buff.ly/UwGKLJ

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2014-07-28 11:52:30 (0 comments, 0 reshares, 3 +1s)

Book#1 is being printed. ElKe my 10 year old daughter is my co-author. I will share the Amazon link as so as all is final.
Proceeds from the book will be divided amongst 1) Alaqua Animal Refuge in Freeport, Florida, 2) Biophilia Nature Center in Freeport, Florida, 3) Wounded Warriors, and 4) whatever is left over we will use to get the second book ready for print and distribution.

#backyardscience #boxturtles #parenting
#TUTOR #teacher #STEM #STREaM #writingscience #thatchpatch

+Science Adventures with ElKe and Dr. Thatch

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2014-07-28 11:49:15 (0 comments, 1 reshares, 4 +1s)

I've been there. Hopefully it will be a while until I return there.


(Via +Shanya Almafeta.)

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2014-07-28 11:46:25 (0 comments, 0 reshares, 2 +1s)

Here's your daily dose of espionage info.

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2014-07-28 00:05:30 (3 comments, 1 reshares, 19 +1s)

Feeling devilish? New #Halloween   #hats  will land in the shop as soon as the #Zibbet  re-launch is complete. And if you've got a giant melon, you're in luck! The black-edged devil hat has your name on it. (But I can make it regular-human sized, too, if you need.) 

#crochet   #handmade   #SupportIndie   #devil   #costume  

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2014-07-27 22:38:08 (6 comments, 5 reshares, 50 +1s)

#StarTrek  

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2014-07-27 20:21:27 (5 comments, 8 reshares, 47 +1s)

wait for it...

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2014-07-27 20:12:36 (7 comments, 0 reshares, 18 +1s)

I feel like the biggest waste of space today.  I shouldn't say that to myself- I have done dishes and laundry, finished a bag and got it blocking, written up notes for something I'm writing, fed walked and played with pets.... but bleah.  All I want to do is lay in bed.

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2014-07-27 15:32:31 (7 comments, 0 reshares, 6 +1s)

#crochet   Hookin'4lyfe

2014-07-27 14:54:37 (10 comments, 0 reshares, 10 +1s)

You know what irritates the shit out of me?  E-Deals that make no sense.
+Washington Post   has a digital access plan, no physical paper, for $99/yr.  ok.  maybe.
But, if I agree to kill trees once a week, and get a physical Sunday paper, I also get the digital premium access for $39.99/yr.
What the hell?

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2014-07-27 14:42:16 (3 comments, 0 reshares, 11 +1s)

An excellent follow up article to the shocking report of parents locking their autistic twin sons in the basement at night, to keep them from wandering off.
There are no easy answers, and very little help.

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2014-07-27 14:36:08 (2 comments, 0 reshares, 2 +1s)

Uh wow- do they really think this is a good idea?!!!  o.O
DC has had a ban on handguns forever, only recently changed to allow for registered guns in the home. 

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2014-07-27 13:40:58 (7 comments, 0 reshares, 11 +1s)

Is it silly to think this is adorable and romantic?  Don't care.

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2014-07-27 13:23:07 (2 comments, 0 reshares, 16 +1s)

The funny thing about this sign? It points into a wall of trees (hence the weird angle), and we never did find any water of any kind within about half a mile of the sign!  let alone a boat launch area! LOL
"area open for fishing and boating only"
#signsunday  

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2014-07-27 13:19:51 (1 comments, 0 reshares, 8 +1s)

The BBC have announced today that the premiere episode of Doctor Who Series 8 will receive theatrical screenings across the world. Deep Breath, featuring Peter Capaldi as The Doctor, will be shown in cinemas from August 23.

// doctorwho.tv/watch/cinema

~DSD #DoctorWho #Series8 #CalapDay

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2014-07-27 13:18:36 (7 comments, 0 reshares, 15 +1s)

Chilling facts about Red Hot Chilli Powder

I read a news report titled “Fabric dye mixed chilli powder has hit the market - CAA “ which appeared in the local newspaper today,  with much concern. http://goo.gl/NjsFsf

“Instead of using food colouring dye,  illicit manufacturers use strong fabric dye to manufacture chilli powder which is extremely poisonous and hazardous to human health. To get a very bright reddish mixed orange shade the manufacturers use fabric dye which in other terms the consumers would believe that the best quality chilli powder has a dark, bright, red colour.. ..... ..

The low quality spices are sold retail without a packet, label or a brand. Most such substandard products are sent to day fairs and street markets held in remote areas where customers are willing to buy anything cheaper”.

✿  Industrial dyes are used forcolouring sp... more »

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2014-07-27 13:11:14 (1 comments, 0 reshares, 4 +1s)

The NYT is doing an op-ed series on marijuana. They are taking the stand that the US government should legalize the use, possession, growth, and manufacture of marijuana. After that hurdle the states could regulate licensing and other restrictions within their own borders. Beside the "popular uses of pot" there would be a supposed increase in the economic uses of hemp. Cloth, canvas, denim, clothesline, flooring, carpeting. Imagine it. All of it done without petrochemicals. Now that's a problem. Isn't it? 

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2014-07-27 12:55:44 (3 comments, 0 reshares, 15 +1s)

I can haz presidency?

#tongueincheek  

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2014-07-27 01:13:01 (3 comments, 1 reshares, 8 +1s)

I am askeered.

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2014-07-27 01:04:24 (0 comments, 0 reshares, 10 +1s)

Pairings for Sunday's matches at the International Crown #LPGAIC14

2014-07-26 23:28:21 (1 comments, 0 reshares, 7 +1s)

4-ball match play rules are confusing.  add in sudden death wild card and I have no idea what I'm watching. #golf   #LPGA
:)

2014-07-26 22:24:41 (26 comments, 0 reshares, 10 +1s)

I was in a hobby- shop- that- shall- not- be- named looking for a buckle, and was nearly reduced to tears.
Christmas trees, decorations, lights, all set up, for sale.
WHY?!!!!!
I can almost understand the Fall decorations, but skipping all the way to XMAS?!
I fled, not finding the buckle after all.

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2014-07-26 18:55:41 (28 comments, 0 reshares, 22 +1s)

Other- Good? Or awful?

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2014-07-26 18:43:05 (26 comments, 0 reshares, 26 +1s)

Good or awful?

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2014-07-26 16:37:59 (0 comments, 0 reshares, 7 +1s)

It's #Caturday!!  And, well, poop.  The gal who was going to take two kittens backed out.  Anyone need two adorable kittens?  Or one?  Phoenix, Az area.

Hill is a male, with an awesome face (he looks like he wears white eye shadow). He's named for Edmund Hillary, because he's a climber.  

Dora is his sister, named for 'the explorer', she's curious about everything and likes to cuddle when you sleep.  Both are playful, 8 weeks old, and looking for homes.  They are box trained, but not fixed (yet).

Portrait shot is Hill, landscape shot is Dora.  Spread the word!!  I've made the post public so anyone can see!

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2014-07-26 14:20:11 (3 comments, 2 reshares, 31 +1s)

Just in case you were wondering, there's NO PARKING in the swamp.
#signsaturday or #signsunday ....

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2014-07-26 14:12:59 (3 comments, 0 reshares, 3 +1s)

Storey Publishing has just shipped me 10 cases of books. Most of them are spoken for but if you want a signed copy go here: http://bethsmithspinning.com/my-book/

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2014-07-26 13:57:07 (0 comments, 0 reshares, 2 +1s)

"When you spend time in science fiction and fantasy, you get detailed tours of mythical Shires and Hogsmeades, alternative Londons, dystopian San Franciscos, and steampunk Seattles. But what about the rest of the planet? We asked the Twittersphere, and then gathered up some examples of SFF set in cities far and wide around the world (plus a few other worlds, too)."

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