Microkhan by Brendan I. Koerner

Entries Tagged as 'scuba diving'

The Perception of Risk

April 19th, 2013 · Comments Off on The Perception of Risk

It’s a good thing I didn’t encounter this graph until after the Grand Emprette joined us here on Spaceship Earth. It’s a salient reminder that the simple act of producing life is still several times more hazardous than any thrill-seeking leisure activity, no matter how seemingly nuts. It’s worth noting that this graph would have […]


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Avenging a Shark Attack

February 19th, 2009 · Comments Off on Avenging a Shark Attack

The Australian Navy is hunting for the shark that recently mauled one of its more experienced divers. How will the Aussies know when they’ve found the real culprit, rather than just another shark? It ain’t easy.


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