Tidbits from the internet…

It’s amazing what you can learn by clicking around the internet! I didn’t even click much to learn this stuff. Today’s tidbits came to my email inbox via NextDraft and a TED newsletter.

Here is a link to a short article that explains why one nostril can get stuffed up while the other one does not. If nothing else, I now know that it’s not exactly my fault.

Next is a TED talk titled “How I beat stage fright.” by Joe Kowan. I remember when I first had to speak in front of a guild. I was president and I was scared stiff. No, I was scared ‘nauseous’, which was worse than being stiff. I wish I had been able to watch this then. As it is, even though I am not usually nervous in front of a crowd now, I did pick up some useful tips.

 

3 thoughts on “Tidbits from the internet…

  1. The TED talks are the best… as a member of a family plagued by Alzheimer’s I follow as much research as I can… thanks for highlighting the one on brain research… fascinating and completely different that some of the other directions research is taking on this horrible disease!

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  2. Hi Becky, I’m trying to sign up to follow your blog on the new site with my new email address, but it seems like it just wants me to sign up to have a blog. Are others able to sign up?

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    • One other person let me know about the same problem so I added some different ways to follow the blog. If you want to get it in an email, look under my picture on the right. There is a light gray button… try clicking that. Also, you can follow it as an RSS feed. I don’t use that option myself but I think it either goes to your email or you read the blog in a reader, like google reader.

      I hope one of these options works. Let me know… I’m curious!

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