the lymphatic system

Fascinating news – the lymphatic system extends into the brain. It’s most efficiently cleansed when you sleep well, on your side. This can have an impact on Alzheimer’s, MS, and much more –

https://www.washingtonpost.com/national/health-science/when-scientists-saw-the-mouse-heads-glowing-they-knew-the-discovery-was-big/2017/05/19/f33cc574-246a-11e7-a1b3-faff0034e2de_story.html

Nazi Gold Train

Rumors of a Nazi Gold Train brought a huge economic boom to a town struggling to recover from numerous closed coal mines. Maybe we should try something similar here in the US! Surely there’s something other than coal to revitalize the Appalachian region …

http://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/europe/nazi-gold-train-update-dig-poland-latest-news-walbrzych-hitler-wwii-mystery-search-a7209811.html

About.com has ceased to exist

Wow, just heard from friend Pam that About.com has ceased to exist. I worked for them back when they were The Mining Company, and then About for many years. I was their Wine Guide. They’re splitting into separate pieces, like a health site, and hoping that lets some of the content survive. It shows how mercurial the web is.

https://www.wired.com/2017/05/rip-com-look-tumultuous-life-web-legend/