The circadian rhythms of death

English: Diagram illustrating the influence of...
English: Diagram illustrating the influence of dark-light rythms on circadian rythms and related physiology and behavior. (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

Maggie Koerth-Baker, boingboing.net

This is pos­si­bly one of the weird­est things I have read this year.

You (yes, you) are more like­ly to die around 11:00 am than any other time. That is, pro­vid­ed your death is the sort that hap­pens in old age, as opposed to, say, being hit …

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The circadian rhythms of death

Squid studies: How local knowledge lands new insights in scientific research

Interesting article on the ways that local knowledge can advance scientific inquiry…

Squid studies: Local knowledge lands new insights | Expeditions, Scientific American Blog Network.