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Global ethic vs. national interest

Can the interests of an individual nation be reconciled with humanity's greater good? Can a patriotic, nationally elected politician really give …

Omar Cherif

Facebook<p>Omar Cherif | Facebook<p><b>Omar Cherif is on Facebook.</b> To connect with Omar, log into Facebook.<p>or<p>Omar Cherif<p>Photos<p>Work<p>Founder<p>Venice, …

Complementary Angles

Two angles are Complementary when they <b><br>add up to 90 degrees</b> (a Right Angle ).<p>These two angles (40° and 50°) are <b>Complementary Angles</b>, because they add …

The spy who went into the cold

In 1989, with startling speed, the cold war, which had dominated the work of MI5 for the whole of my working life, came to an end. The suddenness with which it all happened had not been foreseen by the intelligence services of the USA or Europe or of the Soviet Union itself. But when it happened, …

***Is There Such A Thing As Healthy Narcissism?

________________________________________<b><br>Discover that 'healthy narcissism' is an oxymoron!</b><br>________________________________________<p>All of us have an …

Beyerdynamic DTX 350p review: An impressive-sounding on-ear headphone for less than $75 - CNET

<b>The Good</b> The Beyerdynamic DTX 350 p is a lightweight, comfortable on-ear headphone that sounds great for the price, with rich tonal balance, taut bass and clear midrange.<p><b>The Bad</b> No inline remote/microphone for cell-phone use; looks like an inexpensive headphone.<p><b>The Bottom Line</b> The Beyerdynamic DTX …

Audiophile

Rate of environmental degradation puts life on Earth at risk, say scientists

Humans are “eating away at our own life support systems” at a rate unseen in the past 10,000 years by degrading land and freshwater systems, emitting greenhouse gases and releasing vast amounts of agricultural chemicals into the environment, new research has found.<p>Two major new studies by an …

Ecology

The Catholic Church and the Mafia

Pope Francis arrives for a meeting with relatives of mafia victims, in Rome’s St. Gregorio VII church, just outside the Vatican, Friday, March 21, …

The Pope Excommunicates the Mafia, Finally

In some ways, it is surprising that Pope Francis made news by travelling to Calabria and excommunicating members of the Mafia. He went to a town where members of a local Mafia group, known as the ’Ndrangheta, had murdered a three-year-old boy, together with his grandfather, and burned their bodies, …

Pope Francis

Higher Perspective

Native American tribes and other ancient cultures have used totems to represent spiritual symbols and identify their tribe. Totems are meant to be …

Pope

Pope Francis has used his annual Christmas address to some of Catholic Church’s most senior clergy members to highlight the power-hungry, “diseased” …

Why Trust Is Worth It

Minimally-Invasive Total Hip Replacement Surgery

<b>Edited By Paul A. Manner, M.D., Associate Professor, UW Orthopaedics & Sports Medicine</b><p>Last updated: January 28, 2013<p>The key to minimally-invasive hip …

Pain

Gumtree: Search, Buy & Sell

This is Gumtree. Australia’s local marketplace<p>We connect buyers and sellers in the local community to buy, sell and find just about everything.<br>There …

You can’t detox your body. It’s a myth. So how do you get healthy?

Whether it’s cucumbers splashing into water or models sitting smugly next to a pile of vegetables, it’s tough not to be sucked in by the detox industry. The idea that you can wash away your calorific sins is the perfect antidote to our fast-food lifestyles and alcohol-lubricated social lives. But …

Demystifying detox: Can yoga really cleanse the liver?

January is the month for detox myths, including yoga to 'cleanse the liver' and 'rinse the spine'. Ouch!<p>If there’s one word that seems ubiquitous every January, it’s "detox". Anyone hoping to wash away the excesses of the holiday season will look for ways to be better and healthier, at least than …

The British-American coup that ended Australian independence | John Pilger

In 1975 prime minister Gough Whitlam, who has died this week, dared to try to assert his country’s autonomy. The CIA and MI6 made sure he paid the price<p>Across the media and political establishment in Australia, a silence has descended on the memory of the great, reforming prime minister Gough …

The Guardian view on Gough Whitlam: tripped up by the rulebook

The pantheon of the British left lacks anyone quite like Gough Whitlam, the former Australian prime minister who died this week. From healthcare to national parks and Aboriginal rights, his 1972-75 administration represents a burst of legislative creativity, which bears comparison with Clement …

Abbott's rudderless ship won't scrape by

Except that rather than the Prime Minister himself being the chokepoint through which every decision must pass, this time it's his chief of staff, …

The Geopolitics of World War III

Icelanders Overthrow Government and Rewrite Constitution After Banking Fraud-No Word From US Media – Guardian Liberty Voice

Can you imagine participating in a protest outside the White House and forcing the entire U.S. government to resign? Can you imagine a group of …

NeuRA Magazine #23

The Summer 2017 issue provides a look into our research in motor neurone disease, aged driver and sleep research. It also illustrates the importance …