En analyse av korona-data i Norge

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TM: Jeg fikk dette innlegget tilsendt av en leser. Forfatteren har doktorgrad i miljøtoksikologi, men foretrekker å være anonym.  (Jeg har ikke spurt hvorfor, men mange av helseekspertene jeg har sitert i tidligere artikler har påpekt at den tilsynelatende faglige enigheten skyldes at mange kolleger velger å ikke si noe fordi de frykter stygge konsekvenser for karrieren.)

Artikkelen her om det statistiske grunnlaget er godt kildebelagt og gjennomtenkt. Skal man kritisere den, så gjør det på grunnlag av spesifikke feil i analysen.

Skrevet 28. mars 2020, sist oppdatert 7. mai 2020

Siden vi hører så mye forskjellig om korona har det blitt vanskelig å finne ut hvem og hva man kan og skal tro. Her kommer derfor min vurdering basert på de tallene vi får hver dag fra Folkehelseinstituttet (FHI).

Før man går i gang med å lage statistikk, må man alltid spørre hvor tallene kommer…

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Damascus Streets Early May

In Gaza

Compilation of scenes around Damascus on my daily walks, where an air of normality continues to prevail.
 
Previous videos and related posts:
 
-Damascus walks, April 26-28, Stores Re-Opened, Life in Streets
 
-Syrian: “If we didn’t complete & love each other we wouldn’t have survived this crisis”
 
-Syrian Life in the time of Corona: Calm, not Chaos
 
-Syria is not under lockdown, is not the dystopian society of war propagandists
 
 
-Old Damascus streets on April 21, 2020
 
-Volunteers Distributing Bread in Syria
 
-Syrian Food Staple Heavily-Subsidized, Now Distributed to Homes
 
-On Bread Distribution in Damascus
 
-Damascus morning lanes

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New words – 30 September 2019

About Words - Cambridge Dictionaries Online blog

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panda parentingnoun [U]
UK /ˌpæn.də.ˈpeə.rᵊn.tɪŋ/ US /ˌpæn.də.ˈper.ᵊn.t̬ɪŋ/
a way of raising children that involves encouraging them to be independent and behave responsibly from a young age and allowing them to make mistakes in order to learn

Wojcicki credits the success of her three grown-up daughters to Panda Parenting. As children they could swim independently at two, went to the shops on their own at four, and walked to school alone at five. As adults they are the CEO of YouTube, a professor of paediatrics, and co-founder of genomics company 23andMe who’s worth around $440million.
[kidspot.com.au, 16 May 2019]

frankenbeenoun [C]
/ˈfræŋ.kən.biː/
a bee that has had some of its genes changed scientifically so that it is resistant to dangers such as pesticides and viruses

So, what can be done about the pollination of crops that might cost farmers all over the world…

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