Don, I'm with you. No outdoor activity, like shoveling the walk, needed today, thankfully.
GreenLeaves sent me this, which I'm sure is of interest to all of us health-conscious folks, here:
http://www.theregister.co.uk/2013/12/09 ... _fighters/
IBM turns plastic bottles into life-saving 'ninja' MRSA, fungus fighters
End of the line for drug-resistant killer stalking hospitals?
...If a paper with an abstract that includes lines such as "Computational modelling of the terephthalamide-bisurea structures predicts zig-zag or bent arrangements where distal benzyl urea groups stabilize the high-aspect ratio aqueous supramolecular assemblies" is above your pay grade, IBM researchers teamed up with a puppeteer to create an oh-so-cutesy animation to explain the fungus-fighting properties of their ninja particles:....