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Peep into your life first!

We say there is no last chance in life. We face situations every day which might give us thousands of opportunities to develop ourselves and get better. 350 more words

Brain

Collisions

Here you come, little saviour, with your meagre promises
And your tiny scythes that glint in your hands like jewels
As the light dances through the window… 448 more words

Poetry

Review: Place Matters: Metropolitics for the Twenty-First Century

In Place Matters: Metropolitics for the Twenty-first Century (2004), Dreier, Mollenkopf, and Swanstrom argue that economic segregation in America’s metropolitan areas exacerbates the effects of economic inequality and diminishes the quality of life for poor inner city residents. 2,013 more words

Public Policy

Alice Meets the NHS Meets Bladerunner

Life’s lesson 6 on Chaos theory

Grandpa was trapped in hospital, much as Alice got trapped down the rabbit hole. He needed a scan. They kept him in because the scan department was closed by the time we saw a doctor. 919 more words

Humour

Economics of Sex and Marriage

I came across an interesting video today from an organization I have not encountered before. The Austin Institute, whose stated mission is “to be a leading resource for tested, rigorous academic research on questions of family, sexuality, social structures and human relationships,” produced the following video on the economics of sex that is worth a watch: 340 more words

Institutions