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Civil Twilight

Civil Twilight

Good morning. Hank. It’s Tuesday. So I’m on vacation on the shores of Lake Michigan and last night Twilight looked like this. I learned yesterday that the first half hour or so after the sun sets is called Civil Twilight, because it’s considered by some governments to be legally still daytime. Like centuries ago, nighttime …

I See Dead People: Dreams and Visions of the Dying | Dr. Christopher Kerr | TEDxBuffalo

Translator: Hélène Vernet Reviewer: Denise RQ I read a recent survey, and the title was, “Survey on American Fears,” and what Americans fear most is public speaking and dying. In other words, my TEDx talk. (Laughter) If that weren’t tough enough, tonight’s topic is illumination, and the question is really: can dying be illuminating? What …