Researcher: Beware Scientific Studies — Most Are Wrong

By AFP – Re-Blogged From Newsmax Health

A few years ago, two researchers took the 50 most-used ingredients in a cookbook and studied how many had been linked with a cancer risk or benefit, based on a variety of studies published in scientific journals.

The result? Forty out of 50, including salt, flour, parsley, and sugar. “Is everything we eat associated with cancer?” the researchers wondered in a 2013 article based on their findings.

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Enjoy Singing & Get Better At It

Your Harmony College 2018
“Dean of Education & College Development” is
ALAN BRIAND – NED VP Music & Performance

Harmony College Northeast 2018

Learn More • Sing Better • Have Fun

Friday, Saturday & Sunday •  August 3-4-5, 2018

Worcester State University
486 Chandler Street • Worcester, MA 01602
[ WSU Campus MAP & DIRECTIONS page – HERE ]

with the amazing SUPER SATURDAY NIGHT
“HARMONY SHOWCASE” performances!

Registration OPEN!  •  Classes & Schedule NOW POSTED – see below!

A Great Music Education event – with over 25 Courses & A Super Faculty!


2018 – Two Special Guest Quartets!

HCNE 2018 Keynote Teaching Faculty/Quartets/Coaching/TopGun

Forefront

2016 BHS International
Quartet Champions

Category 4

2018-DIX Quartet Reps and
2017 BHS International Quartet Finalists


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Also this same weekend:  2018 NED CHORUS DIRECTOR track and TOP GUN invitational.


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HCNE 2018 Registration – NOW OPEN!

  • ONLINE REGISTRATION IS NOW OPEN!

  • PRE-REGISTER TODAY and lock-in YOUR choices!  You MUST register ONLINE!

  • “EARLY-BIRD” registration  through Saturday, July 14, 2018. Save $$$!

  • REGULAR ONLINE REGISTRATION ends SATURDAY, JULY 28, 2018. No other opportunity to pre-register!

  • Got that?  PRE-REGISTER NOW!  Don’t wait!  It guarantees YOUR place in the classroom!

– Come Friday, Enjoy the BBQ, and Attend the Friday Classes/Meetings.
– Stay over, have a GREAT Breakfast, Go to
General Sessions with EXPERTS and then On to Classes.
– Stay for Lunch, More Classes and Dinner…
– General Session Meetings are SPECIAL with Forefront & Category 4!

  • AND then … Attend the Amazing Saturday Night Showcase!  All-inclusive!

NOTE-1:  SHOW tickets are included with a full HCNE-2018 registration.  Otherwise: $15 Advance Sale. $20 at the door.

NOTE-2: “On-Site/Day-of” Class Registration in Worcester is NOT possible. You must sign up online in advance, that’s here & now!

SHOW-ONLY TICKETS may be purchased Online Now for $15.00 at the Advance Sale price.
Avoid the lines!  Plan ahead!  NOTE:  tickets on-site, at-the door will be higher – $20 each.


HCNE 2018 Master Schedule



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Rates for 2018 – same as 2016!

Registration is …

Now OPEN (see below)


A Conversation With Dr. Willie Soon

By Grégoire Canlorbe – Re-Blogged From http://www.WattsUpWithThat.com

Science, Philosophy and Inquiry on a Galactic Scale

  • Dr. Willie Soon is an independent solar physicist at the Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics who has been studying the Sun and its influence on the Earth’s climate for more than a quarter of a century. A short while ago, he had a conversation with Mr. Grégoire Canlorbe, an independent journalist who is also vice president of the French Parti National-Libéral (“National-Liberal Party,” conservative, nationalist, and free-marketist). Here Dr. Soon speaks for himself. 

 

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Meditation Can Boost Brain Long-Term

By AFP/Relaxnews – Re-Blogged From Newsmax Health

A new study looking at the long-term effects of meditation has found that those who follow the practice can benefit from improvements in their attention for up to seven years.

Led by researchers at the University of California, Davis, Center for Mind and Brain, the study is based on the Shamatha Project, the most comprehensive longitudinal study of intensive meditation to be carried out so far.

The project followed 60 experienced meditators who attended an intensive three-month meditation retreat, attending group meditation sessions twice a day and practicing individually for about six hours a day. Continue reading