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Mark Younger
Attended University of Canterbury (Christchurch)
Lives in Ruidoso, New Mexico, USA
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Someone tried to sell me on oil pulling recently.
"Oil pulling for general health or any other indication is pure pseudoscience."
Oil pulling is a traditional Ayurveda method of oral care. It involves swishing sesame oil or a similar oil, perhaps mixed with other substances, in the mouth...
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University of Virginia. "American liberals and conservatives think as if from different cultures." ScienceDaily. ScienceDaily, 22 January 2015. <www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2015/01/150122114428.htm>.
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Awesome job, working with great people

http://www.adventurejobs.co.nz/Senior_Instructor.php
Adventure Jobs New Zealand - The website for adventure professionals
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The Expedition 42 Poster!

I am incredibily excited to share with you the Expedition 42 poster!
If you like it half as much as I do, it will still be your favorite expedition poster ever.

Enjoy, don't panic and always know where your towel is!


Featuring (from left to right):
 
Terry Virts and Anton Shkaplerov as Zaphod Beeblebrox
Aleksandr Samokutyayev as Humma Kavula
Barry "Butch" Wilmore as Arthur Dent
Elena Serova as Ford Prefect
Samantha Cristoforetti as Trillian
 
Guest star: Robonaut, as Marvin the Paranoid Android
 
Special thanks to:
Melissa Johnson, our costumist (no, they are not photoshopped)
Glenn Johnson, maker of the Point-of-View gun (no, that's not photoshopped either)
 
And, last but not least, thanks to our graphic artist Sean Collins!
 
And, finally, thanks to the production company and to the Douglas Adams family for allowing us to do this!

High-resolution here:
https://www.flickr.com/photos/astrosamantha/15333161962/
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For the first five years of my daughter’s life, I was frequently told that I should consider having more children. I was still in my early 30s, after all, and had no fertility issues holding me back. “Don’t you at … Continue reading →
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Orca catching a thresher shark
 
Wow. Orcas are regular visitors into the Queen Charotte Sound here in Marlborough. We occasionally see them when we are out sailing. But I've never seen them hunting up close. This pod has been in Picton harbour in the last few days.

The Orcas catch teh shark at about 3.30 if you want to jump straight to that.
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I seem to love brutalist architecture.
As part of our series on Brutalism, architects including Kengo Kuma and David Adjaye have revealed their favourite buildings from the post-war movement.
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Draftsperson, Designer, Land Survey Tech
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Ruidoso, New Mexico, USA
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Nelson, New Zealand - Nelson, New Zealand - Sydney, Australia - Warrnambool, Australia - Perth, Australia - Mount Isa, Australia - Christchurch, New Zealand - Fort Collins, Colorado, USA - Ruidoso, New Mexico, USA
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Introduction
I'm a non-practicing biochemist from New Zealand. Relocated to New Mexico to be a drafter and default IT guy for a land surveyor. I also do a little wood turning.

Education
  • University of Canterbury (Christchurch)
    1996 - 2001
  • Nelson College (Nelson, New Zealand)
    1990 - 1995
  • Townview State School (Mount Isa, Qld, Australia)
    1989 - 1989
  • Middle Swan (Perth, WA, Australia)
    1989 - 1989
  • Warrnambool South (Warrnambool, Vic, Australia)
    1989 - 1989
  • Padstow Park (Sydney, NSW, Australia)
    1988 - 1989
  • Clifton Terrace (Nelson, New Zealand)
    1982 - 1988
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