This week Jay Minton stops by to tell us about working at some of the largest boy scout camps around and all of the planning that goes into nature trails. Shannon brings us another fun paper from BMJ and John laments about painting.
- Philmont Scout Ranch (official site)
- Philmont Scout Ranch (Wikipedia)
- Waite Phillips
- Phillips Petroleum Company
- Boy Scouts of America
- Northern Tier (official site)
- Northern Tier (Wikipedia)
- Java Press Coffee Maker
- Scouting YouTube Video Look for Jay around 0:59
Fun Paper Friday
- We all know children swallow coins, but can they predict the stock market prices? Researchers follow their patients guts to the answer.
- Firth, P. G., Hongming Zheng, and J. A. Biller. “Ingested foreign bodies and societal wealth: three year observational study of swallowed coins.” BMJ 339 (2009): b5066.