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Trying to catch up with life

It has been far too long since my last post. But that’s what happens when life overtakes you and you try and keep up before it gets too far ahead. 809 more words

Sexual grooming of teenagers, ISIS grooming of teenagers: spot the difference

Three vulnerable and highly impressionable teenage girls, groomed online by ISIS predators, were allowed to leave the UK, fly to Istanbul and be monitored on CCTV in Turkey for a further 36 hours before crossing the border into Syria – again unchallenged – to meet up with, effectively, their captors. 908 more words

Intelligence

Life on Easy Mode

So I am sitting here, its 2am and I am wondering if I should be going to bed soon to get up for the gym tomorrow. 458 more words

Blogosphere

Coming Soon: Fendi Couture Fur Collection

Italian luxury fashion house, Fendi, whose specialties include fur, will unveil its first ever “Haute Fourrure” collection on July 8, during Paris Couture Week. The event will also mark its Creative Director, Karl Lagerfeld’s 50th anniversary with Fendi, the longest relationship in the fashion world between a designer and a fashion house, according to Telegraph. 177 more words

Fashion Reportage

Will we find life -- "not as we know it" -- on Saturn's moon Titan


Click to enlargeAzotosome, the theorized cell membrane on Titan

Liquid water is a requirement for life on Earth. But in other, much colder worlds, life might exist beyond the bounds of water-based chemistry.

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Earth

Asian Americans have a Higher Test Bar

Source: LA Times, Feb 2015

Lee’s next slide shows three columns of numbers from a Princeton University study that tried to measure how race and ethnicity affect admissions by using SAT scores as a benchmark. 198 more words

Learning