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"Letting food sit at room temperature and become colonized by airborne microorganisms runs counter to."

Denise Aday

“Letting food sit at room temperature and become colonized by airborne microorganisms runs counter to everything we’re taught about food safety. But without this guided decomposition that we call fermentation there would be no bread, cheese, tequila, or kimchee.” - [link] (via fermentthis ). Ancient food science.

Do Indoor Plants Really Provide Return On Investment?

Eco-Office Gals

Plants help to create a welcoming atmosphere, they can clear airborne nasties from the air, and of course, they are nice to look at.

How to Have a Positive Attitude at Work (While Still Being Yourself)

Eat Your Career

It’s as contagious as an airborne virus. My former co-worker (let’s call her “Ruth”) always saw the negative in everything. Fair enough.

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Flier vs. Flyer

Daily Writing Tips

Later, however, it came to be associated with swift objects, whether airborne or not. Whether you post a flier or a flyer depends on whether you’re assigning a pilot to an air base or tacking a piece of paper to a bulletin board. Interestingly, two American authorities, Bryan A. My recommendation for flyer/flier ? Misused Words

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Borne By, Borne On, and Borne With

Daily Writing Tips

High in the sky, water in clouds can act as a temptress to lure airborne pollutants such as sulfur dioxide into reactive aqueous particulates.

2014 14

5 Tips for Styling Numbers

Daily Writing Tips

This form is seldom needed when following the style rule that numbers are spelled out up to one hundred, but when ordinals are required (“The ribbon read ‘1st Place’”; “the 101st Airborne Division”), they should be on the baseline, not raised. Below you’ll find a handful of tips about appropriate use of numbers in various contexts.

2011 14

35 Words Frequently Found in Compounds

Daily Writing Tips

Borne : Some forms are closed ( airborne ); hyphenate compounds not found in the dictionary. Here’s a guide to the most common compound building blocks and how to treat compounds that use them. Ache : Headache and similar words are always closed compounds. Counter : Compound nouns are almost always closed ( countersign ). Vocabulary

2011 14

What Would a Home Economist, an Environmentalist, an Allergist, and Your Mother Say About Your Home Windows?

Dumb Little Man

Anyone would expect a window salesman to tell us that, but we didn’t invite the window pitchman into the conversation. Via

Aerial, Areal, and Ariel

Daily Writing Tips

As a noun, an aerial is a wire, rod or other structure by which airborne radio waves are transmitted or received. aerial : adj. Thanks. Thanks.

Open Loops 7/5/13: Articles I Think Worth Passing Along

Simple Productivity Blog

Fortunately I was able to duck as they went airborne and I was only struck on my arm. Fridays are open loop days at SimpleProductivity blog. A great article about Warren Buffett and how he is stingy with time…and what it gets him. It is thorough, and has good information. Should I Buy Generic?” From “Problems Saying No?

Are You A Yard Accident Waiting To Happen?

Simple Productivity Blog

When you spray chemicals, they are airborne. Fridays are tip days at SimpleProductivity blog. Do any of these scenarios fit? And thorns.

The Hypocrisy of Kleenex Hand Towels

The Marq

I can accept the argument that any damp towel could attract airborne bacteria. I prefer not to complain about something. What Do You Think?

Minimum Survival Kit

Brilliantly Better

And after that year, I was reassigned to an Airborne unit at Ft. Romanian army wasn’t what you may call a summer camp. On the contrary. Tastier.