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Turmeric

What's New and Beneficial About Turmeric<p>Despite its use in cooking for several thousand years, turmeric continues to surprise researchers in terms of …

The Brave Sage of Timbuktu: Abdel Kader Haidara

The librarian revived interest in Mali's illustrious past ... then had to save it from jihadists.<p>It was early in the summer of 2012, and at the Mamma Haidara Library in Timbuktu, a clandestine operation was under way. Night after night, a team under the direction of the library's founder, Abdel …

Inside Europe’s Mystical Sufi Lodges

Human Journey<p><i>In the remote mountains of Albania, followers of a mystical Sufi order are reemerging from the shadows of communism—and inviting the world in. National Geographic Young Explorers Grantee Mehves Lelic reports in words and photos.</i><p><b>Days With Derwish</b><p>On the dewy morning of January 24, the …

Can we eat to starve cancer?

William Li presents a new way to think about treating cancer and other diseases: anti-angiogenesis, preventing the growth of blood vessels that feed …

Cancer

6 Amazing Health Benefits of Black Pepper and Turmeric

If you are a regular reader of this blog, you would already know that turmeric or curcuma longa has been used as a spice for centuries in Asian …

The Greatest News Story Ever Told: BBC On Trial

BBC ON TRIAL : I spoke to the man outside the Station pub in Horsham, West Sussex, just hours before he wrote the greatest news story ever...

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Uighur men held for 12 years leave Guantánamo Bay for Slovakia

Guantánamo Bay,US foreign policy,Obama administration,US military,US news,China,Afghanistan,Slovakia,Torture,Law,US constitution and civil liberties,World news,Asia Pacific<p>• Federal judge ordered that three be freed in 2008

9/11: Advancing the Truth