You can get a taste of history at the Oregon Trunk Railroad Depot in Bend, Oregon. The City of Bend was established over 100 years ago in 1904 as a timber/mill town. A railway was extended to Bend from the north just a few years later in 1911. That said, the new CIRP study shows that the growth of Prime membership is actually slowing down. Membership numbers increased 35% in December 2015, compared with 54% growth during the same month in 2014. Prime member spending appears to have decreased as well, with the average subscriber dropping $1,100 per year at the site, versus $600 annually for nonmembers..
The Institute for Disease Modeling (IDM) needed insight from a graphic designer to make their disease modeling software a learning tool accessible to people beyond scientists. The institute asked me to create a visual overview of their public malaria model, available for research purposes primarily to students, medical professionals, and doctors. The biggest initial hurdle was the fact that the first draft was created by scientists it made perfect sense to them, but it was difficult to dilute the information to the point of usability for a broader audience.
“I can no longer stay silent,” Jordan wrote in a statement sent to the media. The retired sports star and business magnate is known for his reticence to address social issues, though he has made political donations in the past.”As a proud American, a father who lost his own dad in a senseless act of violence, and a black man, I have been deeply troubled by the deaths of African Americans at the hands of law enforcement and angered by the cowardly and hateful targeting and killing of police officers,” Jordan, 53, wrote.Over the past two years there have been waves of protests across the country over police killings of black men and increased debate throughout the United States over policing and minorities. The calculated killings in two cities of police officers by black military veterans this month have fueled concerns of a backlash against police.
Not an easy change, says Wallner. Is a long, drawn out, careful, extensive process. It can take six to eight months to even certify a new system. Trust us, we know that when you’re getting geared up for a run, the last thing you want to do is plop down on the floor and foam roll it out. But the benefits are abundant. Mobility training gets the blood flowing throughout your body, so you’re all set for your sweat session.
Isaac Newton did construct ingenious playthings such as miniature mills, clocks and sundials while he was in grammar school. He left Grantham Grammar School in 1661 for Cambridge University at the head of his class. Believe it or not his mother, now twice divorced, tried to convince Isaac to become a farmer just before he left for Cambridge..