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Association between an Internet-Based Measure of Area Racism and Black Mortality. Abstract Racial disparities in health are well-documented and represent a significant public health concern in the US.

Association between an Internet-Based Measure of Area Racism and Black Mortality

Racism-related factors contribute to poorer health and higher mortality rates among Blacks compared to other racial groups. However, methods to measure racism and monitor its associations with health at the population-level have remained elusive. In this study, we investigated the utility of a previously developed Internet search-based proxy of area racism as a predictor of Black mortality rates. The 7 Traits of a Free Thinker. World - Map. 8 Ways to Protect Yourself From Emotional Manipulation. Wikispecies, free species directory.

Southeastern Arizona Wildflowers and the Plants of the Sonoran Desert. Southeastern Arizona Wildflowers and Plants features photographs and descriptions of 467 different wildflower and plant species found here in the southeastern part of Arizona, USA.

Southeastern Arizona Wildflowers and the Plants of the Sonoran Desert

Featured are Sonoran Desert wildflowers and the plant species found in the areas surrounding the city of Tucson, Arizona in Pima County. Southeastern Arizona has a wide variety of plants due to its climate, varied topography, variety of habitats, and its location in the biologically diverse Sonoran Desert and the higher elevation Chihuahuan Desert to the east.

Although many of the plants on this site grow in a desert habitat, plants that grow in riparian, upland, and mountain habitats are also included. The Best Time to See Wildflowers here in southeastern Arizona is either during the spring wildflower season (March through early May) or during the summer wildflower season (late July through early September). Recently Added Arizona Wildflowers and Plants: Richard Dawkins Foundation. Marpac. The Kratom User's Guide. The Kratom User's Guide Version date: October 12, 2016 ( The most recent version can always be found at: ) Created by Daniel Siebert and "Sage Student" The statements below have not been evaluated by the US Food & Drug Administration (FDA).Information regarding the use of kratom in folk medicine is provided for education purposes only, it is not intended as medical advice.

The Kratom User's Guide

Important News Update: Kratom remains legal, for now! Introduction This guide was created as an educational resource to provide accurate information about kratom. Exploring The Sonoran Desert - - A guide to Arizona Flora and Fauna. Emoji cheat sheet for Campfire and GitHub. 13 herbs to grow in your kitchen, with tips on getting started and keeping them growing.

View full sizeDreamstime.comIf you love what fresh herbs can do for food, you can still keep that flavor at hand and satisfy your cravings when you grow them indoors.

13 herbs to grow in your kitchen, with tips on getting started and keeping them growing

There are a surprising number of herbs that will thrive as indoor plants. All it takes is a bright space, a few well-chosen varieties and a spirit of adventure. To ensure success, it's usually best to start with healthy plants rather than seeds, especially at this time of year. Established plants put you months ahead (sometimes even a year) compared with plants started from seeds, plus they offer you a wide range of varieties for growing indoors. Getting started. How to Create an Astrological Chart: 10 Steps. Edit Article.

How to Create an Astrological Chart: 10 Steps

An examination of ALDH2 genotypes, alcohol me... [J Stud Alcohol. 1999] Mathilda's Anthropology Blog. African, Asian and European cattle.

Mathilda's Anthropology Blog.

Archaeological evidence suggests that cattle were first domesticated In Turkey, in the Catal Hoyuk area, from about 10,000 years ago. DNA suggests that there was a second domestication, with archaeological evidence dating that to about 7,000 years ago (pre-Harappan in Pakistan). As yet, no DNA evidence for an independent African domestication, just hybridisation. It also suggests European cattle contain some wild auroch DNA. Birds of North America - 12 Mistakes Nearly Everyone Who Writes About Grammar Mistakes Makes. This and That. Geminid Meteor Shower 2013 To Peak On Friday, December 13. Get out your warm jackets, skywatchers: One of the best meteor showers of the year is almost here.

Geminid Meteor Shower 2013 To Peak On Friday, December 13

The 2013 Geminid meteor shower is expected to peak on the night of Friday, Dec. 13, and continue into Saturday morning for viewers in the Northern hemisphere. The window of peak activity runs from 1 p.m. How To Stop Taking Out Your Anger On Others. By Martha Beck What do you do when you're stressed, swamped or seriously overwhelmed?

How To Stop Taking Out Your Anger On Others

ISONCometB-Proof_03.gif (900×900) ISONCometB-Proof_03.gif (900×900) Here's All You Need To Know To View Comet ISON This December (ANIMATED INFOGRAPHIC) This new view of Comet C/2012 S1 (ISON) was taken with the TRAPPIST national telescope at ESO's La Silla Observatory on the morning of Friday 15 November 2013.

Here's All You Need To Know To View Comet ISON This December (ANIMATED INFOGRAPHIC)

Comet ISON was first spotted in our skies in September 2012, and will make its closest approach to the Sun in late November 2013. <a href=" target="_blank"> Waldemar Skorupa (Kahler Asten, Germany)</a>And anotherThe view from ItalyMaximilian Teodorescu"Taken by Kosmas Gazeas on November 18, 2013 @ University of Athens Observatory, Athens, Greece, remotely controlled from ...Netherlands! "<a href=" target="_blank">Michael Jäger of Ebenwaldhöhe, Austria</a>: "Whatever exploded from the comet's core also created a spectacularly-long tail, more than 16 million kilometers from end to end. "<a href=" Kato</a>: "the comet after the outburst on November 14, 2013.

North is up, and East is to the left. " Aerial Photographs of the California Coastline. Recreational math. Doodling in Math and more. Mineral Properties, Uses and Descriptions. Comet ISON Model. Comet ISON Visible To Naked Eye After Outburst Of Activity, Observers Say. Leonid Meteor Shower 2013: How To See 'Shooting Stars' This Weekend. Get ready to see some "shooting stars" this weekend, skywatchers.

Leonid Meteor Shower 2013: How To See 'Shooting Stars' This Weekend

The 2013 Leonid meteor shower is expected to be visible from Nov. 16 through Nov. 18. LIVE REAL TIME SATELLITE TRACKING AND PREDICTIONS: GOCE. FRANCE MANEUVERS INTEL SATELLITE TO AVOID DEAD WEATHER SPACECRAFT - One of four French electronic-intelligence satellites flying in formation in low Earth orbit was forced to perform a collision-avoidance maneuver after U.S. and French space-tracking radars determined that it was on a collision course with a large piece of orbital debris, the French air force said. The satellite that had to be moved is one of four identical 120-kilogram Elisa demonstrator satellites launched into a 694-kilometer low Earth orbit in December 2011.

With both French naval and German ground-based precision space-surveillance radars out of service for several months for maintenance, the French military deployed two of its own, less-precise ground radars, located in Sommepy in northeast France and Solenzara on the island of Corsica in the Mediterranean, to track what the French air force said was a dead satellite. More (Source: Space News - Apr 24) Dark Sky Finder. Space Weather Now.