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Theater shooting highlights difficulties with lone offenders and ‘soft targets,’ said NJ fusion center

Mark Rockwell gsnmagazine.com An incident assessment issued by the New Jersey intelligence fusion center in the hours after the mass shooting in Colorado showed that although law enforcement didn’t believe terrorism was involved, it illustrated the pernicious security difficulties with … Continue reading

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Arguing Atheism – A Conversation with Dr Peter Boghossian

Stefan Molyneux Freedomain Radio Dr. Peter Boghossian’s main focus is bringing the tools of professional philosophers to people in a wide variety of contexts. Peter has a teaching pedigree spanning more than 20 years and 30 thousand students–in prisons, hospitals, … Continue reading

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The World Tomorrow : Cypherpunks Part 1

Julian Assange Journeyman Pictures A terrifying war is being fought in the digital second world of modern life. Technology designed to soak up individual’s private communications is in constant development. In the age of cyber surveillance where does the boundary … Continue reading

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101 East : Web of Hate

Al Jazeera According to a poll, Australia rates number one in the world for bullying on social networks, with 9 in 10 families reporting a brush with bullies online. We explore the dark side of the web and the sometimes … Continue reading

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Fad Diets Are Out – Eaters For Health Who Focus On Non-GMO, Organic and Toxic-Free Foods Are In

Natasha Longo Prevent Disease A wave of highly informed seekers of clean and healthy food is taking over the information highway and leaving yo-yo and fad dieting methods in the dust. They are representing a new generation of educated consumers … Continue reading

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Personality, habits of thought and gender influence how we remember

Diana Yates EurekAlert CHAMPAIGN, Ill. — We all have them – positive memories of personal events that are a delight to recall, and painful recollections that we would rather forget. A new study reveals that what we do with our … Continue reading

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Immunity in Society: Diverse Solutions to Common Problems

Simon A. Babayan & David S. Schneider PLos Biology Abstract Understanding how organisms fight infection has been a central focus of scientific research and medicine for the past couple of centuries, and a perennial object of trial and error by … Continue reading

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‘West experiences growing class inequality’

Press TV A political analyst says Western economies – particularly the US and UK – redirect their wealth towards a small group of people, perpetuating inequality between classes. Press TV has conducted an interview with Ian Williams with Foreign Policy … Continue reading

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TEDxPortsmouth – Dr. Chris Shambrook – Serious About Performance

Chris Shambrook TED Chris has been working in the area of performance enhancement as a sport psychologist since 1996. Chris has also worked extensively in business, consulting at all levels within his customers companies. The focus of his corporate work … Continue reading

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The Mind Has No Firewall

Timothy L. Thomas Carlisle Army From Parameters, Spring 1998, pp. 84-92. “It is completely clear that the state which is first to create such weapons will achieve incomparable superiority.” — Major I. Chernishev, Russian army[1] The human body, much like … Continue reading

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