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Scientists Say Rise In Sea Levels Is Faster Than Feared
Scientists Say Rise In Sea Levels Is Faster Than Feared
Harvard researchers find that there has been an almost threefold annual increase in global sea levels over the last…
The Real Cause Of Addiction Has Been Discovered And It's Not What You Think
The Real Cause Of Addiction Has Been Discovered And It's Not What You Think
It is now one hundred years since drugs were first banned – and all through this long century of waging war on drugs,…
The Impact Of International Free-trade Agreements On Job Growth And Prosperity
The Impact Of International Free-trade Agreements On Job Growth And Prosperity
As the U.S. Congress debates whether to expedite another round of major international trade agreements, what do we know…
An Earth Warming Warning As Global Temperatures Hit Record High
An Earth Warming Warning As Global Temperatures Hit Record High
As statistics confirm that 2014 was the hottest year ever recorded, leading scientists say climate change trends are…
The Leading Cause Of Death In Developing Countries Might Surprise You
The Leading Cause Of Death In Developing Countries Might Surprise You
It’s time to pay attention to a startling stealth killer. What’s the leading cause of death in low- and middle-income…
Balancing Between Conservative Personal Responsibility and Liberal Nanny State
Balancing Between Conservative Personal Responsibility and Liberal Nanny State
Food does not get eaten unless you put it in your mouth, exercise doesn’t happen if you stay on the sofa and cigarettes…
Churchill's Imperial Chauvinism Left A Bitter Legacy In India
Churchill's Imperial Chauvinism Left A Bitter Legacy In India
For those who enjoy debunking the reputations of national heroes, there can be few softer targets than Winston…
Consumers Favor Home Security Over Efficiency In Smart Homes
Consumers Favor Home Security Over Efficiency In Smart Homes
The message from the yearly CES consumer electronics extravaganza was clear: the list of gadgets that can be connected…
Democrats Take on Wall Street with Financial Transactions Tax
Democrats Take on Wall Street with Financial Transactions Tax
The House Democratic Party leadership made a remarkable step forward last week in putting out a proposal for a…
An El Niño This Year Could Mean 2015 Will Be Even Hotter Than Last Year's Record
An El Niño This Year Could Mean 2015 Will Be Even Hotter Than Last Year's Record
It’s confirmed: 2014 produced the highest global temperatures since records began in the 1880s. As if that’s not cause…
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Municipal Broadband Offers Hope For Lagging US Internet Not The Telecom Monopoly
No one disputes the importance of affordable access to high-speed internet for economic growth in the 21st century. The…
Why Are Some Generic Drugs Getting So Expensive?
Why Are Some Generic Drugs Getting So Expensive?
More than eight out of every 10 prescriptions dispensed in the US is generic. This growth is due to a large number of…
Obama Revives His Theme Of Hope With A Liberal State Of The Union Agenda
Obama Revives His Theme Of Hope With A Liberal State Of The Union Agenda
President Barack Obama gave his second-last State of the Union – and the last one that has the potential to shape his…
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The Economic Cost Of Climate Change Requires New Math
The effects of climate change, such as damage from more severe weather or health problems from higher temperatures,…
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Fat And Sugar Heavy Diet Harms Your Brain – And Makes You Keep On Eating
Do you eat only when you’re actually hungry? Many of us eat even when our bodies don’t need food. Just the thought of…
New Global Health Report Shows How To Beat The World's Biggest Killers
New Global Health Report Shows How To Beat The World's Biggest Killers
The World Health Organization (WHO) has just released its Global Status Report on Noncommunicable Diseases, the second…
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11 Reasons Trains, Buses, Bikes And Walking Move Us Toward A Brighter Future
According to the pundits and techno-prophets who dominate the media, the future of transportation is all figured out…
Coal Casts A Dirty Cloud Over Germany’s Renewable Energy Revolution
Coal Casts A Dirty Cloud Over Germany’s Renewable Energy Revolution
Germany cut emissions and boosted renewables last year, but critics say CO2 reduction targets can’t be met unless it…
What, Me Meditate? Triggering the Relaxation Response
What, Me Meditate? Triggering the Relaxation Response
Meditation is like doing mental push-ups that strengthen the muscles of awareness and choice. While it's not a practice…
Changing Yourself & Your Past
Changing Yourself & Your Past
If there was one thing you could change about yourself, what would it be? If you could go back and change one thing…
How to Change with Joy and with Ease
How to Change with Joy and with Ease
All the theory in the world is useless unless we know how to apply it and make a change. Sometimes when we try to…
Do You Really Need Carbs To Recover From Exercise?
Do You Really Need Carbs To Recover From Exercise?
Carbohydrate-rich diets are often recommended as part of exercise regimes to promote recovery and maximise performance.…
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Climate’s Threat To Wheat Is Rising By Degrees
Worldwide field trials show that just one degree of warming could slash wheat yields by 42 million tonnes and cause…
Domestic Violence Is Now Out In The Open But The Figures Show Just How Endemic It Is
Domestic Violence Is Now Out In The Open But The Figures Show Just How Endemic It Is
Domestic violence is physically, emotionally, psychologically and socially devastating to women and can have similarly…
The Movie Selma Blurs Line Between Past And Present
The Movie Selma Blurs The Line Between Past And Present
Hollywood films that depict American history deeply influence our sense of national identity. Films that portray Civil…
Nicotine Patch Works Best For Slow Smokers
Nicotine Patch Works Best For Slow Smokers
How quickly your body breaks down nicotine may determine if a pill or a patch will be the most effective way to quit…
Acceptance and Then What?
Acceptance and Then What?
One of the teachings that is emphasized by many teachers is that of acceptance. Accepting what is. What exactly does…
Do Something Different: How to Break Habits and Routines
Do Something Different: How to Break Habits and Routines
Do you have a favourite coffee mug and get a bit miffed if a guest inadvertently uses it? Do you have 'your' side of…
In The Future Of Electric Vehicles, One Size Does Not Fit All
One Size Does Not Fit All In The Future Of Electric Vehicles
In an effort to jumpstart adoption of fuel cell electric vehicles, Toyota Motors earlier this month made more than…
How Have Sea Levels Change Over The Past 100 Years?
How Have Sea Levels Changed Over The Past 100 Years?
When you ask yourself what the biggest unanswered scientific questions are, “how did sea levels change over the past…
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Healing is Revealing: Is Life About Avoiding Misery or Creating Joy?
Our bodies, like our world, reflect our internal dynamics. If we have chaos within our consciousness, we have chaos…
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Horoscope Current Week: January 19 to 25, 2015
This weekly astrological journal is based on planetary influences, and offers perspectives and insights to assist you…

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