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Buy Someone's Student Debt

It could be argued that all young generations are susceptible to criticism from their elders, but Millennials attract a special kind of controversy. Millennials were emotionally cradled and taught that they were special little snowflakes who were meant to pursue their dreams. 525 more words

Lifestyle

AI Language Translation and Programming

I am sure that what I am about to discuss is not original.  Writing this is based on my eternal frustration with programming in so many languages over the years that it amazes me something has not been done about it.   56 more words

Concepts

Citizen Science 2017 - Filling the 'ethics gaps' in Citizen Science research

The workshop was organised by the ethics working group of the Citizen Science Association, and organised by Anne Bowser – Wilson Center; Lisa Rasmussen – University of North Carolina, Charlotte; Caren Cooper – North Carolina State University and North Carolina Museum of Nature Sciences.  513 more words

Citizen Science

Irena Sendler

Thanks to the movie Schindler’s List, many of us know who Oscar Schindler is, and how at great cost he managed to save 1200 of his Jewish employees from the Holocaust. 417 more words

Concepts

Reducing indoor heat

There are simple ways to go about it, and air conditioners are not necessary. 

In hot climatic zones like Rajasthan, people used to sleep on terraces. 464 more words

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A Review: Far from the Madding Crowd

Far from the Madding Crowd is the first of Hardy’s novels to gain him widespread popularity. What can one say about the incredible writing of Thomas Hardy. 173 more words

Philosophy