Chronic Diabetes in the EU

Nov 13, 2017 | Map | Europe | Health

Eurostat has an interesting page were they describe how around 30 million people suffer from diabetes in the European Union. It’s surprising how France is the country with the highest population of persons suffering the disease.

Gun ownership in the US

Oct 16, 2017 | Map | Usa | Violence

Two weeks ago the horrible mass shooting in las Vegas Ocurred where 59 people were killed and 241 were injured, followed by prayers and minutes of silence, but nothing substantially changed in the US to regulate the Gun Violence. The firearms ownership of that country is insane compared with the rest of the nations of the world.

There are many reasons why people become violent around the plante. but in the United States in particular, this violence become deadly when the perpetrator can get so easily a fire weapon.

Nice sky in German Reunification Day

Oct 03, 2017 | Picture | Berlin | Reunification

Today the weather in Berlin was completely bouncing between sunny and rainym, but this created a quite stunning sky that you can observe in this picture.

Unexpected nice snail

Sep 16, 2017 | picture | macro | snail

Today I was coming back from a quick bike sprint to the store to leave some PET bottles and buy a couple of things. When I was about to enter the key to open the garage door, I obseverved this nice nail moving slowly around the edge. Its shell was beautiful so I thought it was worth it to get the phone and shot a picture,

Tropical Storms per year in the atlantic

Sep 06, 2017 | chart | america | climate

In a couple of week we have in the news stories about Harvey and now Irma. Harvey caused a lot of havoc in Texas and now Irma seems to be on the same path in the caribbean islands and florida. The Hurricane Division of the Atlantic Oceanographic and Meteorological Laboratories track on their website the number of storms per year and based on the data it looks like the number is steadly increasing. sigh … climate change.

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