(+) Why Reinvent the Wheel? A Proposal.

The following is a Plus Edition article written by and copyright by Dick Eastman. WARNING: This article contains personal opinions. One thing that constantly puzzles me is why do genealogists keep re-inventing the same wheels? In fact, we have the tools today to reduce this duplication of effort immediately and perhaps to even drive it […]

Small businesses around the world struggle to survive

Hour after hour in the dark, Chander Shekhar’s mind raced ahead to morning.More than three months had dragged by since the coronavirus forced him to shut down his business – a shop racked with vibrantly colored saris, on a block in New York’s Jackson Heights neighborhood once thronged with South Asian immigrant shoppers. Today, finally, […]

The Biggest Health Lessons of 2018

The past year in health and human performance was pretty wild. Des Linden became the first American woman to win the Boston Marathon in more than 30 years. Eliud Kipchoge followed his dazzling sub-two-hour exhibition marathon attempt by setting a new official world record, going 2:01:39 for the distance. Mental health became a more open topic of […]