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FOLLOWING A DEER
If deer droppings are black, moist, and glossy, the deer left them within 15 or 20 minutes and is in the immediate vicinity. If the droppings are no longer glossy, they have been on the ground for an hour or more and the deer is probably bedded down on a southern slope.
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QUICK MEASURING IN CENTIMETERS
Average male thumb measures 2 cm across at the base of nail bed.
Will Varnell MD, Radiologist, Birmingham, AL, USA
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RULE OF SIX
A six-inch telescope looking at a sixth magnitude star will receive 10^6 (i.e. 1 million) photons per second. – David Palmer, Astrophysicist
Will Varnell MD, Radiologist, Birmingham, AL, USA
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GRADE + 5 = AGE
A student's grade level (e.g., 10th), plus 5, usually equals his age (e.g., 15).
Roger Knights, Seattle, WA, United States
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AVOID DRIVING NEAR RENTED TRUCKS
Avoid driving near trucks (for instance, self-haul moving trucks). The trucks are often not well maintained, and the drivers have often never operated a truck before.
Matthew Butterick, writer
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TALKING ABOUT YOU
You always think that the one you hate is speaking with other about you when you pass by
Tamer, Amman
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SURPRISED BY MAILMAN
You are always surprised by mailman even if you expecting him
Tamer, Amman
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ALLERGY RELIEF
Treat an allergy attack with the spray of an organic lime or lemon rind. Gently inhale while covering one side of your nose, and capture the spray as you fold a strip of citrus skin. Unless you are allergic to citrus, Carry On!
Zachary Domike, Architect, Nelson, NZ, New Zealand
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BLUE BMWS AND ROAD RAGE
Drivers of blue BMWs are most prone to road rage.
Scott Parker
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