Overheard on the Way to Class

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Day’s Verse:
But he who trusts in the Lord, lovingkindness shall surround him.
Psalm 32:10
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Two students walking together as I pass them on the way to class. The girl has just commented on how she’s having a hard time with taking an extra class on top of her normal load.

Guy: “Yeah, I’m overloading too. But I’m keeping on top of things.”
Girl: “Oh, wow.” [Or other similar noise of amazement.]
Guy: “But it’s really cutting into my drinking time.”

Life sure can treat you rough sometimes, can’t it? Continue Reading >>

Just Think About It

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Day’s Verse:
You are my hiding place; You preserve me from trouble; You surround me with songs of deliverance.
Psalm 32:7
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Meet Bessy the Science Cow. She relates directly to a really strange fact I ran across in my biology book yesterday:

Because their digestive process is anaerobic, cows and other ruminant animals anually eliminate some 100 million tons of methane, another greenhouse gas, through belching and flatulence. The anaerobic decomposition of manure leads to an additional 30 million tons of methan per year. All this methane released by livestock makes up about 3% of the gases causing global warming. Continue Reading >>