When I am troubled, or preoccupied with either a person, action, institution – really it could be anything, I need to step back, gain a larger perspective and check my motives. 813 more words
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Source: The News Doctors
US claims to be waging war against “Islamic State” whose various “al-Baghdadi” leaders do not exist. In 2007, the New York Times revealed that long-vilified “Islamic State” leader Abdullah Rashid al-Baghdadi did not exist, and that the creation of this fictional character was a ruse to obfuscate the role of foreigners in the creation and perpetuation of “Al Qaeda in Iraq.” 221 more words
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Biotech route for rubber: Natural rubber trumps synthetic, petroleum-derived rubber in useful qualities such as elasticity and abrasion resistance. But rubber trees are quite susceptible to disease, leading scientists to search for other sources of natural rubber and to understand the specifics of its biosynthesis.
The BBC sought to answer whether the world is getting nastier with the current fighting in Syria, Iraq, and Ukraine. Despite the recent upheaval, the global likelihood of being killed in war and the number of high intensity conflicts has steadily been dropping. 10 more words
In a surprise turn of events as far as anime fighters go, the most unlikely of games is getting a Western localization for the PS3 and PS Vita in Summer 2015. 55 more words