Category Archives: Shavuot

Party for National Health

Nighttime images help track disease from the sky According to this article, Nigeria used satellite images of city lights to correlate population movements to epidemic outbreaks. After the harvest season, there is a small population boom in the cities as … Continue reading

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Shavuot 5770 – Milestones

Tonight (or on Saturday night if, like me, you started counting from the first weekly sabbath after Passover) marks approximately 3260 years since the day that God gave his people the Torah on Mt. Sinai and 1985 years since he … Continue reading

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