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Risk Isn’t Just About You

Risk Isn’t Just About You

In the great American spirit of independence, some people in the U.S. have come up with an extremely shitty take on pandemic safety precautions. It goes something like: “I feel safe doing this. If you don’t, you should stay home.”

See How Sydney’s Air Pollution Compares To The Rest Of The World

See How Sydney’s Air Pollution Compares To The Rest Of The World

Particulates are just one component of air pollution, but they pose a significant health risk—especially the ones that are smaller than 2.5 microns. Particulate pollution can aggravate asthma and can contribute to heart disease, stroke, and other health conditions. So…how much are you breathing in?

This Playground In Tokyo Encourages Kids To Take Risks 

This Playground In Tokyo Encourages Kids To Take Risks 

I like to think of myself as an anti-helicopter parent, but the first time I took my daughter to the neighbourhood playground when she was a year and-a-half, it sounded like I was watching a horror film. “Gasp! Don’t step there! Don’t lean on that! Oh, geez! Gasp! Oh, goodness!”…