Tag Archives: fashion

Toxic chemical found in school shoes

Natalie O’Brien The Herald A toxic chemical banned in Europe because it can cause burns, rashes and respiratory troubles has been found in imported children’s school shoes sold by major retailers. Tests undertaken three months ago by the Council of … Continue reading

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Why Teamwork is Overrated

Psych Blog Does teamwork always enhance the performance of organisations? It might seem like a question that’s too obvious to ask. Practically every job description ever written demands ‘a good team player’. Teams of all kinds pop up everywhere in … Continue reading

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Who is Normal?

Lawrence Davidson NWC News The “Locally Normal” The vast majority of people in any given society are “locally normal.” By this I mean that they conform to the accepted outlooks and behaviors of their local society. They fit comfortably with … Continue reading

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Earthlings (Full Film)

EARTHLINGS is an award-winning documentary film about the suffering of animals for food, fashion, pets, entertainment and medical research. Considered the most persuasive documentary ever made, EARTHLINGS is nicknamed the Vegan maker for its sensitive footage shot at animal shelters, … Continue reading

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Swarming their way (gracefully) to a warzone: Amazing flying display by robotic choppers that could one day help our troops

Julian Gavaghan Daily Mail Like some epic computer-generated movie scene, futuristic aircraft swarm around in synchronised fashion and perform impressive mid-air stunts. But the spectacle is real and the robotic nano quadrotors – despite being not much bigger than your … Continue reading

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16 ‘too old’ to model: agency

Source: SMH FOR most 16-year-old girls, life is only just beginning. But if you want to make it as a fashion model, it’s already over, according to a new modelling agency. ”I know people may think 13 is very young, … Continue reading

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Darpa Wants to Master the Science of Propaganda

Source: Wired Mark Twain once tried to distinguish between the storyteller’s art and tales that a machine could generate. He observed that stringing “incongruities and absurdities together in a wandering and sometimes purposeless way, and seem innocently unaware that they … Continue reading

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