jimosito

5 Added | 1 Magazine | 2 Likes | 8 Following | @jimosito | Keep up with jimosito on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “jimosito”

Small but deadly

AS EVERY schoolchild knows, the dinosaurs were wiped out in an instant, when a rock from outer space hit what is now southern Mexico. That happened …

Paleontology

Richard Nixon, hero of the American Left

He’s justifiably reviled by historians, but Nixon’s politics were far more progressive than we give him credit<p><i>Sometimes I have succeeded and sometimes I have failed, but always I have taken heart from what Theodore Roosevelt once said about the man in the arena, "whose face is marred by dust and</i> …

Weather extremes could cause plague of mosquitoes

Don't be lulled into thinking that last year's drought will keep this year's mosquitoes at bay.<p>Last year's drought that continues this year in some parts of the country was the most extensive in at least 25 years, destroying crops in the Midwest, causing water shortages in the South, and sending …