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Earth’s water is older than the sun

Earth’s water is older than the sun

Water Through Time

Caption: This is an illustration of water in our Solar System through time from before the Sun’s birth through the creation of the planets.
Washington, D.C.—Water was crucial to the rise of life on Earth and is also important to evaluating the possibility of life on other planets. Identifying the original source of Earth’s water is key to understanding how life-fostering…

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Brain Wave May Be Used to Detect What People Have Seen, Recognize

Brain Wave May Be Used to Detect What People Have Seen, Recognize

Brain activity can be used to tell whether someone recognizes details they encountered in normal, daily life, which may have implications for criminal investigations and use in courtrooms, new research shows.

The findings, published in Psychological Science, a journal of the Association for Psychological Science, suggest that a particular brain wave, known as P300, could serve as a marker that…

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Is that a Traffic Light on Mars?

Is that a Traffic Light on Mars?

Thursday, 25 September 2014
With the now increased traffic in the Red Planet’s region – since India’s satellite reached Mars’s orbit Wednesday – a traffic light might just be what’s been missing. And it didn’t take long for one to be discovered.

NASA’s Mars rover, the Curiosity, which has been exploring the planet for over two years, fitted with 17 cameras, sent a picture of something that…

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The combined wealth of the world’s billionaires now exceeds the collective market capitalization of all the companies in the Dow Jones industrial average

The combined wealth of the world’s billionaires now exceeds the collective market capitalization of all the companies in the Dow Jones industrial average

Billionaire wealth tops $7 trillion

By Judy Martel · Bankrate.com
Monday, September 22, 2014

The combined wealth of the world’s billionaires now exceeds the collective market capitalization of all the companies in the Dow Jones industrial average, according to a recent study.

The Wealth-X and UBS Billionaire Census found that the number of billionaires around the world increased by 155, to total…

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Scottish independence: Video ‘proves vote was rigged,’ say Yes voters

EEV: Requires secondary confirmation Published on Sep 18, 2014 There is damning evidence that shows that this vote is a fraud.

When Rulers Can’t Understand the Ruled

When Rulers Can’t Understand the Ruled

Johns Hopkins study finds significant gap in demographics, experience and partisanship between Washingtonians and the Americans they govern
Johns Hopkins University political scientists wanted to know if America’s unelected officials have enough in common with the people they govern to understand them.

The answer: Not really.

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Surveying 850 people who either work in government or directly with…

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Up to 100 children die from tainted measles vaccine - Syrian ambassador to UN ” the immunisation of children continues “

Up to 100 children die from tainted measles vaccine – Syrian ambassador to UN ” the immunisation of children continues “

18 September 2014

UNITED NATIONS. KAZINFORM Some 100 children have died in the Syrian opposition-controlled areas of the north-western Idlib province where the UN measles vaccination campaign was held, Syrian Ambassador to the UN Bashar Jaafari said on Wednesday.

Earlier media reports suggested 40 children died following measles vaccination.

The diplomat told Itar-Tass that he had…

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Dozens of children die in Syria after tainted vaccines

Dozens of children die in Syria after tainted vaccines

Despite rumors of sabotage, health experts believe that it was a bad batch of vaccines.
By Aileen Graef | Sept. 17, 2014 at 9:48 AM

ALEPPO, Syria, Sept. 17 (UPI) – At least 36 children are dead after receiving tainted measles vaccines at U.N. clinics Monday night in the rebel-held region of Syria.The children were injected with the vaccines before quickly falling ill and dying in what was…

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15 Syrian Children Die of UN Measles Vaccines

15 Syrian Children Die of UN Measles Vaccines

Thursday, 18 September 2014

The UN has halted a measles vaccination campaign in northern Syria after at least 15 children died after receiving shots, the UN Children’s Fund (UNICEF) and World Health Organization (WHO) confirmed in a joint statement.

“UNICEF and WHO have been shocked and saddened to learn of the deaths of at least 15 young children in Idlib, Syria,” the statement said. “The deaths…

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Tuesday, 16 September 2014 A village in the Swiss canton of Zurich has expressed anger over the…

Tuesday, 16 September 2014

A village in the Swiss canton of Zurich has expressed anger over the situation of just one refugee family. To carry on supporting a mother from Eritrea and her seven children, authorities aim to increase taxes, media report.

Just over 1,000 people live in the village of Hagenbuch, which is forced to spend over 60,000 Swiss francs (around US$64,000 euro) a month on the…

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US Govt Threatened Family of Beheaded Journalist

US Govt Threatened Family of Beheaded Journalist

Saturday, 13 September 2014

The family of US journalist James Foley – who was kidnapped and killed by the Islamic State – had been “threatened” by the US government with charges of aiding terrorists if they tried to raise funds to pay ransom for him, Foley’s mother told the media.

Obama administration officials repeatedly warned the family of murdered journalist James Foley that they might face…

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More than half of Chinese see war with Japan: poll

More than half of Chinese see war with Japan: poll

NATIONAL SEP. 11, 2014 – 06:50AM JST ( 25 )


A Japanese F-15 jet approaches a Chinese plane (out of frame) in a spot where the two countries’ air defense zones overlap, in June.AFP
TOKYO —

More than half of Chinese people think their country could go to war with Japan in the future, a new poll revealed Wednesday, after two years of intense diplomatic squabbles.

A survey conducted in both nations…

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Sep 8

Harvard gets record donation from Hong Kong billionaire brothers

Harvard gets record donation from Hong Kong billionaire brothers

English.news.cn   2014-09-09 10:04:52

WASHINGTON, Sept. 8 (Xinhua) — Harvard University announced Monday its school of public health has received 350-million-U.S.-dollar donation, the largest in Harvard’s history, from a charitable foundation run by Hong Kong billionaire brothers Ronnie and Gerald Chan.

The gift from the Morningside Foundation will also lead to the renaming of the School, which…

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Sep 4

Public Trust Has Dwindled With Rise in Income Inequality

Public Trust Has Dwindled With Rise in Income Inequality

” The data showed, for example, that while 46% of adult Americans agreed that “most people can be trusted” in 1972-1974, only 33% agreed in 2010-2012. And this finding was mirrored by data from 12th graders – while 32% agreed that “most people can be trusted” in 1976-1978, only 18% did so in 2010-2012.”

Trust in others and confidence in societal institutions are at their lowest point in over…

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Sep 2

Feds Issue Bulletin on Google Dorking

Feds Issue Bulletin on Google Dorking

Feds Issue Bulletin on Google Dorking | Public Intelligence

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Examples of Dorking

A bulletin issued by the Department of Homeland Security, the FBI and the National Counterterrorism Center earlier this month warns law enforcement and private security personnel that malicious cyber actors can use “advanced search techniques” to discover sensitive information and other vulnerabilities in websites. …

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