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Top 7 Character Stengths

Posted Monday, June 15th, 2020 05:50 pm GMT -5 in Mini Posts,Personal,Schools,Science at 5:50 PM

As part of my recently completed online class, The Science of Well-Being, I took a survey that purports to identify my top character strengths:

  • Love of Learning
  • Curiosity
  • Kindness
  • Honesty
  • Judgement
  • Love
  • Creativity

There were a couple I thought would be higher, but overall, that’s close…

Originally published by DK on June 15, 2020 at 5:50 pm

Michael Osterholm, PhD, MPH

Posted Tuesday, June 9th, 2020 09:45 pm GMT -5 in Quotes,Science at 9:45 PM

Right now, among those people who we see having severe disease under age 55, obesity is the number one risk factor for [COVID-19]…

Originally published by DK on June 9, 2020 at 9:45 pm

Know the risks (and avoid them)

Posted Monday, May 11th, 2020 10:50 am GMT -5 in Links,Science at 10:50 AM

https://www.erinbromage.com/post/the-risks-know-them-avoid-them

Originally published by DK on May 11, 2020 at 10:50 am

Earthquakes of Cascadia

Posted Wednesday, September 4th, 2019 03:37 pm GMT -5 in Links,Science,Video at 3:37 PM

Originally published by DK on September 4, 2019 at 3:37 pm

A little late

Posted Sunday, July 21st, 2019 01:08 pm GMT -5 in History,Science at 1:08 PM

…but happy anniversary moon nerds!

Originally published by DK on July 21, 2019 at 1:08 pm

That one time Einstein was wrong

Posted Wednesday, April 10th, 2019 10:38 am GMT -5 in Links,News,Science at 10:38 AM

https://www.washingtonpost.com/science/2019/04/10/see-black-hole-first-time-images-event-horizon-telescope/?utm_term=.d954086f97b7

Originally published by DK on April 10, 2019 at 10:38 am

Crowded, but very cool

Posted Sunday, April 1st, 2018 12:22 am GMT -5 in Museums,Science,Travel at 12:22 AM

Can’t believe I never went there until now

Originally published by DK on April 1, 2018 at 12:22 am

Don’t want to know this

Posted Saturday, March 31st, 2018 11:54 pm GMT -5 in Museums,Science,Travel at 11:54 PM

Sidewalks @ Griffith Observatory

Originally published by DK on March 31, 2018 at 11:54 pm

The Science of Pixar

Posted Saturday, July 29th, 2017 07:51 pm GMT -5 in Disney,Family,Friends,Movies,Museums,Science at 7:51 PM

Not what I expected, but still cool stuff

Originally published by DK on July 29, 2017 at 7:51 pm

The Kilauea firehose is amazing

Posted Thursday, February 9th, 2017 05:13 pm GMT -5 in Links,Science at 5:13 PM

https://hvo.wr.usgs.gov/multimedia/index.php?newSearch=true&display=custom&volcano=1&resultsPerPage=20

Originally published by DK on February 9, 2017 at 5:13 pm

OmniFest really packs them in

Posted Saturday, January 23rd, 2016 08:21 pm GMT -5 in Family,Movies,Museums,Science at 8:21 PM

Science Museum of Minnesota was crowded again on a Saturday night

Originally published by DK on January 23, 2016 at 8:21 pm

Captain SK

Posted Friday, January 1st, 2016 03:14 pm GMT -5 in Family,Museums,Science at 3:14 PM

Piloting the Mississippi @ SMM

Originally published by DK on January 1, 2016 at 3:14 pm

A New Year @ SMM

Posted Friday, January 1st, 2016 02:18 pm GMT -5 in Museums,Science at 2:18 PM

A very crowded January 1 in downtown St. Paul

Originally published by DK on January 1, 2016 at 2:18 pm

My latest completed book

Posted Wednesday, December 23rd, 2015 10:00 am GMT -5 in Reading,Science at 10:00 AM

Nice sci-fi story from the local kid made good

Originally published by DK on December 23, 2015 at 10:00 am

I clearly need a new camera

Posted Sunday, September 27th, 2015 10:18 pm GMT -5 in Photography,Science at 10:18 PM

The “Super Blood Moon Eclipse” of 2015

Originally published by DK on September 27, 2015 at 10:18 pm

Twenty-four people

Posted Monday, September 21st, 2015 01:27 pm GMT -5 in Links,Science,Video at 1:27 PM

Originally published by DK on September 21, 2015 at 1:27 pm

The Fermi Paradox

Posted Sunday, June 29th, 2014 10:38 pm GMT -5 in Links,Science at 10:38 PM

http://waitbutwhy.com/2014/05/fermi-paradox.html

Originally published by DK on June 29, 2014 at 10:38 pm

Economist: Misery to Millions

Posted Saturday, March 15th, 2014 04:56 pm GMT -5 in Casinos,Links,Science at 4:56 PM

http://www.economist.com/news/science-and-technology/21598948-neural-seat-compulsive-gambling-may-have-been-found-slotting

Originally published by DK on March 15, 2014 at 4:56 pm
 

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