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Road River: A Photo Story of a River Dried by Illegal Land Acquisitions

Road River: A Photo Story of a River Dried by Illegal Land Acquisitions Jeconious Musingwire, an environmental scientist and manager for the national environmental watchdog – NEMA in southwestern Uganda says, “the act of walking in this river is an … Continue reading

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Freeman John Dyson

Freeman John Dyson born 1923 age 96 He is a British theoretical physicist and mathematician known for his work in quantum electrodynamics, solid-state physics, astronomy, and nuclear engineering. He is professor emeritus in the Institute for Advanced Study in Princeton, … Continue reading

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The answers to how we find ourselves in today

The answers to how we find ourselves in today are complex and did not come about suddenly, in one fell swoop, but gradually, step by tiny step, so that what was thereafter each step was only a little bit different … Continue reading

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Ancient ‘Snowball Earth’ thawed out in a flash

Ancient ‘Snowball Earth’ thawed out in a flash By Lucas JoelApr. 2, 2019 , 10:50 AM More than half a billion years ago, our planet was a giant snowball hurtling through space. Glaciers blanketed the globe all the way to … Continue reading

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Early Humans Mated With Inbred Neanderthals

Early Humans Mated With Inbred Neanderthals Early interactions between Homo sapiens and Neanderthals constitute one of humanity’s first dealings with an intelligent species other than ourselves — something to keep in mind as we ponder futuristic first contacts with alien … Continue reading

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Artificial intelligence, or AI

Artificial intelligence, or AI This is a subject in which the imagination switches to turbo speed. From the medieval myth of the golem to Stanley Kubrick’s “2001: Odyssey in Space” to Frank Schätzing’s bestseller “The Tyranny of the Butterfly”, literature … Continue reading

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