Three for Thursday: walking, women living longer, & one woman’s long musical career

It's Thursday! Here are 3 things that have caught my attention in recent days. These charts from <a href="http://<iframe src="https://ourworldindata.org/grapher/life-expectancy-of-women-vs-life-expectancy-of-women&quot; loading="lazy" style="width: 100%; height: 600px; border: 0px none;">Our World in Data - a treasure-trove of info - show how women live longer than men in every country surveyed. Every country. Meanwhile, in the U.S., men…

Swimming Deeper

Six years ago, Microsoft came out with a study that found the average human attention span is less than that of a goldfish. Not exactly sure how they track that - have you ever locked eyes with a goldfish? - but there's no doubt that our attention span is decreasing. Put it in a tweet…

Three for Thursday

It’s Thursday, which seems like a good day to share some things I’ve recently enjoyed, learned from, or appreciated. Al Nixon. Courtesy of the Good News section in The Week, I came across Al’s story. For several years now, Al has watched the sunrise at a park overlooking Tampa Bay. He has become such a…