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The Sophist

If You Can Enjoy A Glass of Water You Can Enjoy Life

The Power of Hedonic Elasticity

London’s tap water is pretty vile.

It percolates through limestone and chalk deposits before it reaches our taps. This adulterates the water with a high mineral content making it one of the “hardest” waters around. With frequent use it quickly leaves a tawny fur of calcium carbonate around the…



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Steven Gambardella

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