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The Salish Raven
22 Jul 2021     BC Ferries     Similar photos
The Salish Raven   
22 Jul 2021    BC Ferries posts    Similar photos 

That's Tsawwassen and Point Roberts, Washington, in the background.

According to Brooke Jarvis in The New Yorker, for most of our history the average human life expectancy was about thirty-five years. This began to change in the eighteenth century. Since then, millions have been saved by a laundry list of innovations, starting with AIDS drugs, anesthesia, and antibiotics. Of all the innovations three stand out because they saved, not millions, but billions: artificial fertilizer, hygienic plumbing, and vaccines.