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Getting Started Flasking Orchids
Getting ready to flask an orchid seed pod for the first time? This blog post will give you some invaluable advice and a list of materials, along with a great recipe for orchid germination agar.
Feb 12, 2020 by Tectract
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Top Ten Best Chess Books - Learn and Become a Master
Whether you are just starting out learning to play, or an old master brushing up for the next grandmaster competition, these wonderful chess books will inspire you and tell the amazing history of chess. See the game through the eyes of the greatest grandmasters of all time. Learn to think like a chess magician and amaze your friends with stunning sacrifice combinations and forced mating sequences! Come along and enjoy this ride through a uniquely human experience, and one day you could be the next World Champion!
Dec 13, 2019 by Tectract
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Battling the Human Trafficking Fight - Part 1

(“Evil People Will Push The Limits of Evil Deeds to Feed their Sick Addiction and Greed”)

Special thanks to GUEST AUTHOR Tim Easton, Owner of Castle Defense 360 IED Response & Active Shooter Instructor, Tactics Trainer, Physical Security & Anti-Terrorism Expert

May 12, 2020 by Special Guest Author - Tim Easton, Anti-Terrorism Expert
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Battling the Human Trafficking Fight - Part 2 The Social Media Danger

(“Evil People Will Push The Limits of Evil Deeds to Feed their Sick Addiction and Greed”)

Special thanks to GUEST AUTHOR Tim Easton, Owner of Castle Defense 360 IED Response & Active Shooter Instructor, Tactics Trainer, Physical Security & Anti-Terrorism Expert

May 12, 2020 by Special Guest Author - Tim Easton, Anti-Terrorism Expert
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'Good design is long-lasting': The designer who made his products to last a lifetime
Tech Articles · May 21, 2019 by ABC News

We often hear less is more, but what about less is better? Those are the words of designer Dieter Rams, who made an indelible mark on product design, with a focus on function over form and products that would last a lifetime.


tags: #dieter-rams #rams #braun #gary-hustwit #consumption #apple

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The Politically Correct but False Economics
Finance Articles · May 09, 2019 by Tectract

Gordon Gekko: Stop telling lies about me and I'll stop telling the truth about you. Wall Street: Money Never Sleeps (2010) Scams and rackets, hoaxes and frauds ... are as old as humanity itself. The Federal Trade Commission estimates that over 25 million Americans lose in excess of $2.5 billion to fraud each year.


tags: #central-banking #scam #economics

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The only metric of success that really matters is the one we ignore
Software Articles · Apr 24, 2019 by Tectract

On a blustery March day five years ago, I locked arms with my mother and walked into a church in Maplewood, New Jersey to bury my brother. Bagpipes played "Amazing Grace." I remember shivering and worrying: that my dad would slip, my mom would collapse, and that I would botch the eulogy.


tags: #success #satisfaction #personal-improvement #self-improvement #psychology
Combining has_many :through with polymorphic associations in ActiveRecord - Sihui Huang
Software Articles · Apr 12, 2019 by Tectract

You read the Rails guide and thought you have understood the has_many :through association and polymorphic associations. Your app models needed both. Unfortunately, the guide didn't explain how to combine these two together. Wondering why on earth the guide would leave out the most important yet complicated part, you had no choice but try to put them together yourself hoping you would get it right.


tags: #tech #ruby #rails #polymorphism #database-management #has-many-through #rails-relations

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Broad Institute Research Roundup - June 2019
Science & Medicine Articles · Jun 21, 2019 by Broad Institute

Seeing cells through a DNA lens, bringing new autism genes to the forefront, mining tuberculosis mutants for new treatment options, and more.


tags: #medical #microscopy #broad #institute #research #rna #supercomputing #dna #therapy #tuberculosis #drug #discovery #single-cell-microscopy #cancer

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How to Make the Perfect Agar Plate Every Time - Bitesize Bio
Botany & Horticulture Articles · Jun 04, 2019 by Dr Nick Oswald

Making agar plates, whether they contain LB, M9 or any other medium, is a simple procedure. But there are a few finer points that will kill your experiment, make a mess or just cause you inconvenience if you get them wrong. So let's put on the record exactly how to make the perfect agar plate....


tags: #orchids #agar #bio-chemistry #biology
Business Is Always Blooming at Fantasy Orchids, Thanks to LEDs from Current Powered by GE
Botany & Horticulture Articles · May 24, 2019 by Hort Americas

This article was originally posted on currentbyge.com Stan Gordon discovered the ultimate houseplant in 1986 when a friend gifted him a single orchid commemorating the birth of his daughter. Fast-forward 33 years, and Gordon finds himself surrounded by over 70,000 orchid plants in a 10,000-square-foot greenhouse in Louisville, Colorado.


tags: #orchids #plants #greenhouse #business #leds #fantasy-orchids #colorado #ge

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Getting Started Flasking Orchids
Getting ready to flask an orchid seed pod for the first time? This blog post will give you some invaluable advice and a list of materials, along with a great recipe for orchid germination agar.
Feb 12, 2020 by Tectract
Botany & Horticulture Articles
Top Ten Best Chess Books - Learn and Become a Master
Whether you are just starting out learning to play, or an old master brushing up for the next grandmaster competition, these wonderful chess books will inspire you and tell the amazing history of chess. See the game through the eyes of the greatest grandmasters of all time. Learn to think like a chess magician and amaze your friends with stunning sacrifice combinations and forced mating sequences! Come along and enjoy this ride through a uniquely human experience, and one day you could be the next World Champion!
Dec 13, 2019 by Tectract
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Battling the Human Trafficking Fight - Part 1

(“Evil People Will Push The Limits of Evil Deeds to Feed their Sick Addiction and Greed”)

Special thanks to GUEST AUTHOR Tim Easton, Owner of Castle Defense 360 IED Response & Active Shooter Instructor, Tactics Trainer, Physical Security & Anti-Terrorism Expert

May 12, 2020 by Special Guest Author - Tim Easton, Anti-Terrorism Expert
Science & Medicine Articles
Battling the Human Trafficking Fight - Part 2 The Social Media Danger

(“Evil People Will Push The Limits of Evil Deeds to Feed their Sick Addiction and Greed”)

Special thanks to GUEST AUTHOR Tim Easton, Owner of Castle Defense 360 IED Response & Active Shooter Instructor, Tactics Trainer, Physical Security & Anti-Terrorism Expert

May 12, 2020 by Special Guest Author - Tim Easton, Anti-Terrorism Expert
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Broad Institute Research Roundup - June 2019

Seeing cells through a DNA lens, bringing new autism genes to the forefront, mining tuberculosis mutants for new treatment options, and more.

Jun 21, 2019 by Broad Institute
Science & Medicine Articles
How to Make the Perfect Agar Plate Every Time - Bitesize Bio

Making agar plates, whether they contain LB, M9 or any other medium, is a simple procedure. But there are a few finer points that will kill your experiment, make a mess or just cause you inconvenience if you get them wrong. So let's put on the record exactly how to make the perfect agar plate....

Jun 04, 2019 by Dr Nick Oswald
Botany & Horticulture Articles
Business Is Always Blooming at Fantasy Orchids, Thanks to LEDs from Current Powered by GE

This article was originally posted on currentbyge.com Stan Gordon discovered the ultimate houseplant in 1986 when a friend gifted him a single orchid commemorating the birth of his daughter. Fast-forward 33 years, and Gordon finds himself surrounded by over 70,000 orchid plants in a 10,000-square-foot greenhouse in Louisville, Colorado.

May 24, 2019 by Hort Americas
Botany & Horticulture Articles
'Good design is long-lasting': The designer who made his products to last a lifetime

We often hear less is more, but what about less is better? Those are the words of designer Dieter Rams, who made an indelible mark on product design, with a focus on function over form and products that would last a lifetime.

May 21, 2019 by ABC News
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