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All about Bergamot

What the heck is a Bergamot … and why is it all the rage among European chefs?

FLAVOR: Bergamot is pungent and hearty, its also the secret ingredient once and forever more added to black tea to make Earl Grey Tea.  315 more words

Thanksgiving Inspiration

Rainfall at Heathrow between 1948-2014

Britain is a country blighted by rain.   So as a nation, we are pretty adept at dealing with it.  Occassionally though, rain comes in such bucketfulls that we are forced to make alternate plans. 79 more words

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Madagascar and Ghana amongst the unhappiest of nations

A new study has found that countries such as Madagascar and Ghana are low ranking in the well-being and happiness measurements. Academics from Warwick University collected data collected from 143 nations, and compared the results to data from Denmark. 148 more words

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Creating a Safe Haven for Pakistan's Youth

Published in Truthdig in October 2014: 

http://www.truthdig.com/report/item/creating_a_safe_haven_for_pakistans_youth_20141022

Editor’s note: This piece by Nudrat Kamal is the last in a three-part series about the unique challenges and opportunities that Pakistani youth are facing that were written for the Global Voices: Truthdig Women Reporting project (click… 776 more words

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How Young Pakistanis Help Themselves

Published in Truthdig in October 2014:

http://www.truthdig.com/report/item/how_young_pakistanis_help_themselves_20141022

Editor’s note: This piece by Nudrat Kamal is the second in a three-part series about the unique challenges and opportunities that Pakistani youth are facing that were written for the Global Voices: Truthdig Women Reporting project (click… 1,410 more words

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Book Review: The Silkworm

Published in Newsline in July 2014

By now, J. K. Rowling has proven that she is brilliant not only at world-building and intricate plotting à la the… 910 more words

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Tow, tow, tow your iceberg

An initiative to tow an iceberg from Canada to the Canary Islands may receive the funding go-ahead as early as next year.   Transporting icebergs from polar-regions to African and South American countries that experience water shortages is the idea behind the ‘ 117 more words

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