Category Archives: General

A Sustainable Destination: South of Bahia

Originally posted on Ecochatices:
The south region of Bahia, in Brazil, is well known for its parties and beautiful beaches. Little do tourists know that the area is actually a natural santuary, and fewer even know about the many programmes…

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Beetle Sphere

Originally posted on A New Hype:
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10 Tribes That Avoided Modern Civilization

Originally posted on KlikMetro.com:
There are said to be as many as one hundred “uncontacted tribes” still living in some of the most isolated regions of the world. The members of these tribes, who have maintained traditions long left…

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Junkyard Dog Walks Miles Every Day To Feed Her Friends, Teaches Us The Power Of Sharing

Originally posted on Kindness Blog:
The story of an abandoned dog in Brazil and her devotion to her friends is reminding us this week of the goodness you can bring to the world when you share what you have and…

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Twitter hashtags are finally neutralizing the Israeli government’s propaganda

Originally posted on Quartz:
I told CNN during a recent television interview that there hasn’t been a single hot-button topic treated with more intellectually dishonest, one-sided coverage than that which the American media has given the Israel-Palestine conflict—and that includes the War on Terror, Al-Qaeda,…

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The 15 Most Populated Cities in the World for 2014

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Originally posted on HEAVY:
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Eurodrones: Too politically loaded a venture for Europe?

Originally posted on Stop Making Sense:
Euractiv reports: ‘[...] The Transnational Institute, a research body in Amsterdam, and the London-based advocacy group Statewatch, estimate that the EU has invested at least €300 million in drone research and that the European…

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Refuse to be enemies

Originally posted on The Allegro Agenda:
Source: Twitter #JewsAndArabsRefuseToBeEnemies News about the horrific destruction and violent annihilation of human life in the ongoing Israeli-Palestinian conflict, is a constant reminder that the life we live in here in Australia is a sheltered and privileged one compared…

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Why You Are Still Alive.

Originally posted on Modular 4:
In a clean, simple and concise way, the video below explains why you are still alive and able to read this.  I haven’t really thought about how my immune system works since college biology, and I’m…

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Brazil’s Newly Contacted Tribe Already Has the Flu, and It Could Wipe Them Out

Originally posted on Brazil Portal:
Jason Koebler – Motherboard, 7/22/2014 It has happened many times before, and it’s happening again: Members of apreviously uncontacted tribe that recently made contact with the outside world have gotten sick. Now, they’ve retreated back into the Amazon…

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