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Mariage pour tous: lettre ouverte à Robert Le Gall, évêque de Toulouse

<b>M. Robert LE GALL</b><p>Evêque de Toulouse<p>24 rue Perchepinte<p>31000 Toulouse<p>TOULOUSE LE, 16 novembre 2012<p>Monsieur,<p><i>(je ne vous appelle pas « Monseigneur » car</i> …

Horaires Messes Heure Messe Cathedrale Toulouse Paroisse St.Etienne

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The Cost of Technological Noise

Reading Time: 3 minutes<p>Picture courtesy of commons.wikimedia.org.<p>One unfortunate artifact of the technological mindset of our age is that we are …

This is <i>Time Magazine</i>‘s Cover in Every Country in the World This Week…Except the United States

This is <i>Time Magazine</i>‘s Cover in Every Country in the World This Week…Except the United States<p>June 22, 2013 by dannyfisher<p>Sure, <i>Time Magazine</i>‘s cover …

Spanish Study Confirms Cannabis Oil Cures Cancer Without Side Effects

The medical science is strongly in favor of THC laden hemp oil as a primary cancer therapy, not just in a supportive role to control the side effects …

AMMO: Cross Section Photos of Bullets

In October of 2012, LA-based photographer Sabine Pearlman found herself ensconced in a Swiss WWII bunker photographing 900 different “specimens” of …

The Evolution of King James

LeBron explains how he transformed himself into a ruthlessly efficient scoring machine<p>Just a few months after his 28th birthday, LeBron James is on …

Who Will Pick Up Where WordPress Left Off?

By John O'Nolan4 minute Read<p>Blogs have come a long way in the last 10 years. The concept has evolved from teenagers reliving their angst-filled days …

Software

President Obama expected to present greenhouse gas reduction plan on Tuesday

President Obama will address the nation from Georgetown University on Tuesday to share details on how he plans to address the threat of climate change, a promise he made in his inaugural address back in January. According to <i>The Washington Post</i><i>,</i> the president will specifically announce new …

Students Win U.S. EPA Grants for Environmental Solutions | ENS

<b>WASHINGTON, DC</b>, June 21, 2013 (ENS) – Better biodiesel, better household cleaners, building materials made with a 3D printer – these are a few of the …

Fruits and Veggies Are Alive, Can Defend Against Herbivores

A new study finds that produce can be “trained” to specific circadian cycles, boosting their natural defenses against pests.<p><b>The next time you wander amongst the produce in your local market, think about this: Those fruits and veggies are still alive. Though they may not be able to jump up and move,</b> …

How Conversation Is Making The New York Public Library Roar

Man of letters, curator of public curiosity, and accomplished hitchhiker Paul Holdengräber reveals how he’s moved the marble of the NYPL with the LIVE interview series.<p>Paul Holdengräber doesn’t do tangents. But he does digress.<p>“Tangents seem tangential,” says the director of LIVE, the New York …

Levi Strauss

Keystone XL Opponents Say Obama Climate Plan No Tradeoff For Pipeline

WASHINGTON, June 20 (Reuters) - Foes of the proposed Keystone XL pipeline, which would carry oil from Canada to Texas, said on Thursday that an expected White House package of proposals to combat climate change was not an adequate trade-off for approval of the controversial project.<p>Tom Steyer, a …

Singapore Haze

Every year, farmers in Indonesia clear large swaths of forest by setting deliberate slash-and-burn fires, sending clouds of smoke into the atmosphere, choking neighbors, including Malaysia and Singapore. This season has been the harshest in years -- in Singapore yesterday, the Pollutant Standards …

To Rebuild NYC's Beaches, A Native Plant Savings And Loan

Across the New York region, people are still working to rebuild homes and businesses after the havoc wrought by Hurricane Sandy. But the storm also devastated the dunes and native flora of New York's beaches.<p>When the city replants grasses on those dunes, it will be able to draw on seeds from …

Shell Oil Ex-President: We Must Change How We Think About Energy

Former Shell Oil president John Hofmeister founded Citizens for Affordable Energy, a nonprofit group promoting diversity and innovation in U.S. energy supplies, and joined the advisory board of the Irvine, Calif.–based Fuel Freedom Foundation, which has launched an outreach initiative in support of …

Possible record-setting Gulf of Mexico dead zone predicted

Spring floods across the Midwest are expected to contribute to a very large and potentially record-setting 2013 Gulf of Mexico “dead zone”, according …

Weather

In Global First, Philippines to Destroy Its Ivory Stock

No other ivory-consuming nation has taken such a dramatic step.<p><b>On June 21 the Philippines will destroy five tons of seized ivory, becoming the world's first ivory-consuming nation to destroy its national ivory stock.</b><p>The act comes in the wake of the country's being identified by <i>National Geographic</i> …

Small Hydro May Harm Environment More Than Big Hydro, Study Finds

Small dams may not be as environmentally benign as we had thought, according to new study by researchers at Oregon State University.<p>The study, which appeared in the journal Water Resources Research, investigated the impacts of a network of small dams in the Nu River system in China’s Yunnan …

U.S. engineers to inspect possible leak at Hanford nuclear site

U.S. inspectors are investigating a possible leak at the Hanford nuclear site after an elevated contamination reading was found in a leak detection pit, Washington Gov. Jay Inslee said Friday.<p>The elevated reading, however, doesn't pose an immediate public health threat, Inslee said.<p>"This is most …

Forecast: Cost Of PV Panels To Drop To $0.36/Watt By 2017

<b>Published on</b> June 19th, 2013 | <i>by Nicholas Brown</i><p>31<p>Forecast: Cost Of PV Panels To Drop To $0.36/Watt By 2017<p>June 19th, 2013 by <b>Nicholas Brown</b><p>The cost of …

Why NASA’s latest photo of Alaska is freaking people out

At first glance, it’s just a great photo of nearly the entire state of Alaska on an exceptionally clear day. What could be the problem?<p>Well, turns out that photo shows an anomaly that some are fretting signifies yet another big shift in global climate – a shift toward the hot.<p>NASA writes (without …

Global Warming