"Life", general, mathematics

Beyond National Donut Day

According to numerous studies, Americans are fat and are getting fatter. One study, from 2011, by the Trust for America’s Health, a nonpartisan advocacy group, reported that obesity rates were then at 20 percent in every state but Colorado. Other studies…To read the entire feature, click here.

Originally published 9/24/13 (article publication was delayed – National Doughnut Day is June 7)

weather

Parts of southwest Florida 20 inches wetter than average so far in 2013

Florida has been punctuated by excessive rainfall in some places and deficits in others so far in 2013. The Panhandle has been waterlogged since late spring thanks to a tropical storm system and a series of stationary fronts that parked themselves across the area. Southwest Florida has suffered through persistent, slow moving …To read the entire feature, click here.

Originally published 9/19/13