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About virginiajim

Retired knowledge nut.

Mining Digest 368 – Dec 7, 2018: American Indian History, Angry Women, Bassem Youssef, Bay Blankets, Bloodline Issues, Breathing for Performance, Brexit Explained, Bulletproof Diet, Cancer Immunotherapy, Cheetah Urine and Vision Research, Childhood Obesity, Climate Report, Coal in West Virginia, Congressional Violence, Conservative Corrosiveness, Crossfit Training Expert, Cybersecurity Threats, E-cigarettes in Schools, Fertilizer in Water, FISA Warrants, Gun History, HIV Infection Intro, Hypertension, Immigration History in U.S., Impeachment Lawyer, Khashoggi Death Investigation, Latino Vote in U.S., Libel Laws, Minority Gun Ownership, Money History, Nuclear Weapons Posturing, Opioid Abuse Treatment, Over Population, Pregnancy Discrimination, Prescription Price Disclosure, Privacy Policies, Problem Solving, Rock Climbing El Capitan, Sears Catalog and Jim Crow, Silicon Valley Work Conditions, Stoicism, Student Loan Crisis, Supreme Court Legitimacy, Tenement Museum, U.S. and Saudi Arabia, Voting Security, Whales and Whaling

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Mining Digest 367 – Nov 30, 2018: AI Creator and China Impact, Bias Conflicts, Cancer Cure, Catalysts, Challenger Disaster Lesson, Crime in Australia, Cybersecurity, Disabled Women, Dr Who as a Woman, Ebola Responses, Elephant Preserve, End of Life Facts, Equal Rights for Women, Executive Abuses of Police and Intelligence Operations, Fake News Technology, Free Radicals, Gig Economy Tactics, Girl Child International Day, Hidden Video Cameras, Historic Storms, Hungarian Democracy Declines, Immigrant Housing, Malaria Vaccine, Mesmerism, Microchipping Employees, Militarized Democracy, Native Indian DNA Discussion, Native Indian Education, Nipah Virus Outbreak, Orbit Braille Reader, Oscar Wilde Women, Parkinsons and Genetics, Pennsylvania Gerrymandering, Prosthetic Joint Infections, Reconstruction Amendments, Suicides in Military, Surviving the Next Century, Trump Supporters, Virtual Reality Equipment, Wage Equity

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Mining Digest 366 – Nov 23, 2018: Adoptions in Canada, Advice Columnist, AI and Man-Machine Interface, Arctic Warming, Black NRA, Black Run Court, Blockchain Uses, Brazil Politics, Britain and U.S.in Middle East, Broadband Industry, Cameroon Atrocities, Canadian Personal Debt, Caravan of Refugees, Chinese Leonardo Di Vinci, Climate Warming Lawsuit, Computer Repair Business, Congresswoman Lee, Construction Insurance, Disinformation Menace, Eating Disorders, Evolution Research, Hajj Boycott, Heat Wave Deaths, Indigenous Canadian Youth Suicides, Jamal Khashoggi Death, Jewish Refugees in China, John Service, Julious Assange, Kavanagh Selection Impact, Longevity Explorers, Marijuana Legalization in Canada, Matt Nathanson, Medical Doctor Burnout, Medically Assisted Death, Myanmar Muslims, Opioids in Philadelphia, Organ Transplants in China, Personal Finances, Phone Scams, Pittsburgh Synagogue Shootings, Political Differences, Pollution in Nova Scotia Water, Prenatal Care, Presidential Leadership, Refugee Scandal in Nauru, Refugee Shelter Arson, Sleep Needs, Social Media Hazard, Storm Proofing Homes, Urban Agriculture, Virginia Voters, Woman Nobel Laureate, Women in Politics, Women Working in Afghanistan, Writer Ron Friedman, Yemen Starvation

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Mining Digest 365 – Nov 16, 2018: Actor James Karen, Airline Industry Regulation, Allan Arkush, America Divided, Animal Shelters, Australia and U.S., Basketball Business, Bio Detecting Dogs, Brain Health, Brazil Politics, Brexit on the Brink, California Latinos, Capitalism Survival, Carbon Capture, China Greening Policy, Chinese Environmental Policy, Chinese Martial Arts, Civility, Climate Change Stories, Climate Politics in White House, Climate Warming Solutions, Comic Hasan Minhaj, Cooperative Development, Democracy Undermining Tactics, Domestic Violence Prevention, Dr Amy Kavanagh, Excess and Scarcity, Forests and Climate Change, Free Press Under Fire, Haitian Baron de Vastey, Hajj Memories, Immigration Issues, India Power Trends, Industrial Pollution, Jihadi Violence Countermeasures, Jobs for Young Adults, Lead in NJ Water, Metabolic Syndrome, Middle Class Future, Minority Voters, Mushrooms by Stamets, Native Artisan Work, Neuroscientist on Free Will, Open Boarders Discussion, Opioid Abuse Policy, Pittsburgh Shootings, Political Polarization Issues, Presidents at War, Prison Guard, Recycling Restrictions by China, Retirement Security, Right to Repair, Rwanda Reconciliation, San Antonio Mayor, Seattle Political Experiment, Social Credit Score in China, Social Innovation, Soviet Union Operations, Stolen Money Movement, Student Loan Whistleblower, Supreme Court Power, Sustainability Practices, Tempurpedic Founder, Terrorist Financing Control, Trade Agreements and Wars, Trump vs Red Tape, Unconventional Monetary Policy, Voting Rights Issues, West Nile Virus, White Nationalism, Wildlife Extinction, World War One Chinese Labor Corps, World War One in California, Yemen War

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Mining Digest 364 – Nov 9, 2018: 3D Printing and Amazon, Activist Investors, Aerobic Exercise Value, Animal Feed from Bugs, Aquaculture Improvement, Author Alexandra Levit, Automating Inequality, Autonomous Tractors, Barriers to Equality Panel, Blockchain for Startups, Botswana Families Shrink, Brain Fitness, Campaign Finance Experiment, Cancer in Kids, Cool Tools, Data Use in Universities, Disability Issues, Educating Immigrants and Refugees, Elvis Costello Interview, Environmental Movement, Fake News Discussion, Female Anger, Gender Pay Gaps, Grief Responses, Hate Crimes, Health Leads, Helping Others, Hostage Crisis, Immigrant Integration, Immigration and Law Keynote, Itzhak Perlman, Jamal Khashoggi Murder, Libertarian Gary Johnson, Magic Card Game, Malaria Vaccine, Medical Coaching, Microbiome Discussion, Military Commissions, Music Can Heal, Neoliberalism, Neuroscientist Kandel, Neurosurgeon Bob Hariri, Nitrogen Fixing Corn, Ocean Conservation, Population Growth Support, Psychedelics by Pollan, Puerto Rican Hurricane, Reservation Life, Restaurant History, Revenge Porn, School Shooting Protection, Seriously Ill Conversations, Sexism in Social Media Panel, Social Good Software, Social Isolation, Soft Robots, Spanish Flu, Spinal Cord Injury Repair, Stories from the Soil, Stunt Woman, Synapse Evolution, Trumps War on Justice, Violent Urges, Weight Management, Whistle-blowing, Who Are We, Women in Politics and Work Panel

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Mining Digest 363 – Nov 2, 2018: Americans in Combat, Arctic Shipping, Canada Trade Agreement Discussion, Cancer in Dense Breasts, Communicating with Alan Alda, CRISPR Gene Editing, Cybercrime Stalking, Digital Arms Race, Disaster Preparation, Economic Growth Goals, Fighting Online Extremism, Financial Crisis of 2008 Review, LNG Project in Canada, Food Research Questioned, Gender Bias in Medicine, Identity Podcasts, Immigrant Family Separation, Immigrants Value, Immigration Restrictions, Investment Strategies, Ivory Burning in Canada, Kavanaugh vs Ford, Leadership Failure, LNG in Canada, Marijuana Investing, Minimalist Living, Mountain Top Removal Problem, Muslims in China, Myers-Briggs Tests, Nuclear Weapons Use, Nursing Home Deaths, Ocean Reserve Creation, Online Shopping Trends, Opioid Crisis in Libraries, Pharmaceutical Conflict, Populism Growth, Private Government, Puerto Rico Hurricane Recovery, Random Selection of Officials, Reading Online Impact, Russian Poisonings, Science Pushes Boundaries, Sexual Harassment, Slow Journalism, Social Media Destructiveness, Soldiers and Scouts, South African Transformation, Suicide Awareness, Syrian War at 7 Years, Team Building with Strangers, Trump and Fear, Venezuelan Refugees, Veteran War Stories Needed, Voting Rights Concerns, West Virginia Stories, Wound Healing Invention

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Mining Digest 362 – Oct 26, 2018: Advertising Agencies, African Democracy, AI Ethical Dilemmas, America Imperiled, Capitalism Is Broken, Carbon Pollution and Food, Children Online, Chinese Competition, Civil Rights War, Concussions and Helmet Technology, Death and Dying, Democracy Crisis, Digital Impact on Brains, Drone Warfare, Employee Ownership, Ethical Dilemmas, Evernote Founder Interview, Facebook Security Breach, Female Astronaut, Female Calculators, Financial Crises Potential, Foreign Service Work, Free College Future, Health Maintenance, Hoarding and Online Shopping, Honey Bee Colony Collapse Fix, Hospital Closings, Innovation Help from GE, Internet Age or Not, Investment Wisdom, Jihadi Violence, Job Changing, Kavanaugh and Teenage Impressions, Lawrence Levy of Pixar, Leadership Traits, Liberalism vs Illiberalism, Los Angeles Mayor Garcetti, Male Stereotypes, Mass Extinctions, Migrations Pathways Enhancement, Mobile Economy, Networking Power, PJ O’Rourke Commentary, Podcast Bubble Bursting, Privacy Perspectives, Psychedelic Drugs, Rape Experience, Robocall Resistance, Rule of Law, Self Awareness, Sexual Harassment History, Sharing Economy, Silicon Valley Godfather, Trading Market Protectionism, Trump Psychoanalysis, Truth Decay, Voting Process Changes, Wim Hof Method, Women’s Anger

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