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From Pangaea to Laurasia then Eurasia and Back!

A photo that tells us what ‘FRAY’ means. We could not find any better example to explain this word!

The animation above is an example to show what the word ‘FRAY’ means to us. 773 more words

Intellectual Journey

10 Animals With Terrifying Teeth

Saber-toothed tigers never fail to capture our imagination. They’re an (albeit extinct) example of just how terrifying teeth can get—but as we’ll find out, the dangers of extreme dentition aren’t merely confined to the past. 1,209 more words

Animals

Turkmenistan as the Three-for-One Staging Ground of Eurasian Destabilization

Again a very interesting geopolitical article produced by Andrew Korybko. This time he highlights the coming role of Turkmenistan in Central Asia

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Russia

Leaders of Ukraine, Russia, Kazakhstan, Belarus and EU will meet in Minsk on August 26th

UPDATE 2:

Livestream of Donetsk:

UPDATE:

UKRAINE PRESIDENT POROSHENKO TO ATTEND NATO SUMMIT: CHALY. Will Putin attend also?


(@zerohedge) August 19, 2014

Ukraine ready to provide security for Russian aid convoy but only on territory controlled by the Ukr army, Ukr Foreign Ministry reported.

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Conflicts

Wandering around the Golden Circle

So… back to that Iceland trip…  We woke early on day 2 to painfully sore and tired bodies.  Our 3 hour ride on the horses the prior day had taken its toll.   353 more words

Photography

The Ancient Turquoise Riviera

by Marissa Penn

Turkey – a far away land, not generally understood by the average traveler.  Mostly, Istanbul comes to mind.  It is a first-class city being torn from tradition, with “red alerts” issued by the government as “unsafe” to travel to.   561 more words

Travel

MH17 in Context (Pt. I)

World public attention is now fixed on the aftermath of the destruction of  Malaysian Airlines Flight 17 in Donbass in the midst of the Ukrainian civil war. 2,738 more words

Geopolitics