Pavel Lupsor

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'Drone' hits BA plane: Police investigate Heathrow incident

<b>A police investigation is under way after a passenger plane approaching Heathrow Airport flew into what is believed to have been a drone.</b><p>The British Airways flight from Geneva, with 132 passengers and five crew on board, was hit as it approached the London airport at 12:50 BST on Sunday.<p>If …

Airplanes

The Philosophers

Our System<p>A philosopher had spent his lifetime pondering the nature of knowledge and was ready at last to write down his conclusions. He took out a sheet of white paper and a pen. But he noticed, upon lifting the pen, a slight tremor in his hand. Hours later he was diagnosed with a neuromuscular …

Tanzania bans witchdoctors in attempt to end albino killings

Tanzania has banned witchdoctors in an attempt to combat a rise in the killing of people with albinism for their body parts, officials said on Wednesday.<p>At least 74 people with albinism have reportedly been murdered in the east African country since 2000. After a surge in 2009, the government …

Russia Is Constructing An Arctic Stronghold 30 Miles From The Finnish Border

Russia has started moving troops towards a new military installation that's 31 miles from the Finnish border, Damien Sharkov Newsweek reports citing a press statement from Russian admiral Vladimir Korolev.<p>As of Jan. 13, approximately 800 servicemen from Russia's Northern Fleet had been stationed in …

Russia

UK shops to receive Charlie Hebdo magazine despite radical cleric calling it an "act of war"

Hundreds of copies of the latest edition of Charlie Hebdo 'survivors' magazine are expected to be brought to the UK when it is published on Wednesday despite claims by radical preacher Anjem Choudary it is "an act of war".<p><b>Hundreds of copies</b> of the 'survivors' edition of the Charlie Hebdo satirical …

Charlie Hebdo

I tried a brain-altering wearable that allows users to change their moods on demand

The ambiance of the luxury suite on the 14th floor of the Wynn Hotel is at once both sybaritic—the remains of a generous lunch are visible piled on a large tray as I enter the door—and clinical, with an array of wires, patches, electrodes in evidence scattered on tables and other flat surfaces. It …

Wearable Tech

IDC's Business Analytics Market Share Update Shows Oracle In The Lead

The worldwide business analytics software market generated $37.7B in sales during 2013, and is forecast to grow a 9.4% compound annual growth rate (CAGR) through 2018 reaching $59.2B. These and other key insights can be found in a recent IDC forecast and market share analysis, IDC’s Worldwide …

Now I understand how and why the Palestinians lost Palestine

I was very hesitant before I wrote this “harsh” title. I erased it time after time and rewrote it. But every time I reread the article, the title …

Israel

The Dream Continues for Stephen Colbert's Ice Cream

Todd Eyre—Warner Bros.<p>Comedy Central<p>ABC<p>Comedy Central<p>ABC<p>NBC<p>ABC<p>Fox<p>HBO<p>Fox<p>Columbia<p>20th Century Fox<p>Dreamworks

20 Most Overlooked Movies of 2014

WATCH THIS!<p>From The Immigrant, boasting an Oscar-worthy turn by Marion Cotillard, to a post-apocalyptic take on class warfare in Snowpiercer, all the …