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Risk / Availability Bias

From the article AVAILABILITY BIAS: The psychology of why 94 deaths from terrorism are scarier than 301,797 deaths from guns (2017-Jan-31) [Quartz]; Risk perception [1] used to be based on an analytical equation: you multiply the probability of an event … Continue reading

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It’s Friday. Have some comics …

SUICIDE SQUAD – ComicCon Trailer WONDER WOMAN – ComicCon Trailer JUSTICE LEAGUE – ComicCon Trailer Just quietly, I wouldn’t say no to the Flash’s setup;

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Goodbye, Pirate King

Vale Jon English “Pirate King, my Grandma loves your purple pants” Australian performer Jon English has died, aged 66, due to complications from surgery.

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Fatality Management vs Risk Management

While researching a scenario used in a Remote Area First Aid course last weekend, I have been introduced to a whole new area of Outdoor Education literature that exists with respect to fatality analysis and the outcomes which inform fatality … Continue reading

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新年快乐 。在猴年

This year it’s the Year of the Fire Monkey, the Monkey being the ninth animal in the Chinese zodiac cycle. The Fire is from the Stem-Branch Calendar using the five vital elements: Gold, Water, Wood, Fire and Earth. When it … Continue reading

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🎄This is a Christmas Tree 🎄

🎄 This is a Christmas Tree 🎄 The custom of decorated trees originated among Pagans, but was appropriated as a Christian symbol. In fact, the decorated Christmas tree only caught on in the mid-19th century as it was viewed by … Continue reading

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UCI, FIFA and next batter is the IAAF

❝ The investigation has confirmed the existence of widespread cheating through the use of doping substances and methods to ensure, or enhance the likelihood of, victory for athletes and teams. The cheating was done by the athletes’ entourages, officials and … Continue reading

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