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In memory of Kelly Johnson R.I.P.

Bernadette Jean “Kelly” Johnson (20 June 1958 – 15 July 2007) was an English guitarist, widely known in the UK in the early 1980s as the lead guitarist of the all-female British heavy metal band Girlschool. Johnson started playing piano after her father when five years old and switched to guitar at twelve. She attended […]

A constitution that encourages creation and respect for all life

A constitution that encourages creation and respect for all life forms – before any dogma or religion is layed upon us♥ Lets reconnect people

Flooding in Czech Republic, Germany, Austria

News Source : http://www.euronews.com The month of June normally heralds the official arrival of summer, but parts of central Europe find themselves struggling with floods. In the historic centre of Prague, the mayor has warned residents may have to be evacuated from their homes if the River Vitava gets any higher. 300 soldiers are helping […]

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Study: cannabis compound might have use as an HIV drug

SOURCE: http://www.wired.co.uk The chemical compound in cannabis, THC, appears to be able to damage and weaken the most common strain of the HIV virus. Before you light up a spliff, though, this is only a preliminary result reached under laboratory conditions, and further research will be needed. THC, or tetrahydrocannabinol, is the main psychoactive ingredient […]

Anti-cocaine vaccine eats up drug ‘like a little Pac-Man’

SOURCE: http://www.wired.co.uk/ An anti-cocaine vaccine has been used successfully on non-human primates, bringing it one step closer to approval for use in human addiction therapy. The vaccine (dAd5GNE) combines elements of the common cold virus with the particle GNE, which mimics cocaine. The vaccine works by preventing the dopamine high associated with taking cocaine. “The […]

Good News, Everyone! It’s The 10 Best Inventions From Futurama

Invented by the Professor to give animals super intelligence, the Electronium Hat was a wearable device introduced in the season one episode “Mars University.” It used sunspots to produce “cognitive radiation,” whatever that means. The monkey Guenter gets uplifted by the hat and spends much of the episode quarrelling with Fry and lamenting the fact […]

Love Is The Law

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Never mind aliens in outer space. Some scientists believe we may be sharing the planet with ‘weird’ lifeforms that are so different from our own they’re invisible to us Across the world’s great deserts, a mysterious sheen has been found on boulders and rock faces. These layers of manganese, arsenic and silica are known as […]

How We’ll Live: Futurists’ 1988 predictions about life in 2013

I love “futurism” but I like it even better when it’s being seen in the rear view mirror. That’s when it gets really interesting for me. A few years back I re-read most of the 70s and 80s books by Alvin Toffler, futurist author of such best-selling and influential works hailing “the shape of things […]