Great Britain

17 Jun 19
We Minored in Film

Spoiler warning for Black Mirror Season 5 episode “Rachel, Jack and Ashley Too” “Hologram tours in which dead musicians are brought back to life are going to become commonplace in the 2020s and beyond.” – Steven Hyden, Twilight of the Gods: A Journey to the End of Classic Rock by “Why wait until their dead?” […]

17 Jun 19
News Directory

The Scottish nurse who hit Ebola is twice celebrating by giving birth to a few healthy series. Pauline Cafferkey, 43 – who first contracted the virus in 2014 – welcomed the two “fantastic” boys this week. She said yesterday: “I would like to thank all the wonderful staff who helped me because I was sick […]

17 Jun 19
...what a wonderful world this would be.

“Picture a box. It’s made of wood. Maybe pine. It’s simple. Three feet long, two feet wide, two-and-a-half feet deep and open at the top. Now picture yourself climbing inside. Sit down. Feel the wood against your back. Run your fingers along the rough surface of the boards. Maybe you have to hug your knees […]

17 Jun 19
NATION AND STATE

Authored by Ruchir Sharma, op-ed via The New York Times, The policies created to pull the world out of recession are still in place, but now they are strangling the global economy… The United States’ recovery from the Great Recession recently turned 10 years old, matching the longest American expansion since records were first kept […]

17 Jun 19
Archy Worldys

The structure of the coating of doped hafnium, established using electron diffraction Kieran Craig et al. / Physical Review Letters, 2019 Physicists from the United States and Great Britain developed a coating for the mirror of the future Einstein telescope, a hypothetical gravitational wave detector, the sensitivity of which is a hundred times higher than […]

17 Jun 19
Russia News Now

© The HillNatl. Security Advisor John Bolton • President Donald Trump • Sec. of State Mike Pompeo There are men in Washington intent on going to war with Iran – and very few people doubt this fact. Why then, does the media keep warning us that conflict could break out “accidentally”? The US does not […]

17 Jun 19

After the Red Army recaptured Ufa on the River Kama, the fight moved to the passes over the Ural Mountains and a stalemate ensued.  Trotsky intended to switch to the south, but was over-ruled by Lenin in Moscow. Meanwhile, Emerson MacMillan arrived at Omsk six days before the Treaty of Versailles was signed and started […]

17 Jun 19
National Post

It is widely accepted that the deportation of more than 10,000 Acadians from the Maritimes in the late 1700s was a crime against humanity, even by contemporary standards. But could this traumatic event in Canada’s early history be considered a genocide? The Acadian Society of New Brunswick, which advocates for more than 250,000 French speakers […]

17 Jun 19
Hyperallergic

Boffin explained in a 1991 radio interview that she was trying to put lesbians back on the political agenda, but her risqué performances frequently drew criticism from inside the LGBTQ community.

17 Jun 19
Triton Station

Britain and America are two nations divided by a common language. attributed to George Bernard Shaw Physics and Astronomy are two fields divided by a common interest in how the universe works. There is a considerable amount of overlap between some sub-fields of these subjects, and practically none at all in others. The aims and […]

17 Jun 19
Lightmeters & Powermeters

Loch Lomond ( Scottish Gaelic: Loch Laomainn – ‘Lake of the Elms’) is a freshwater Scottish loch and is 36.4 kilometres (22.6 mi) long and between 1 and 8 kilometres (0.62–4.97 mi) wide, with a surface area of 71 km2 (27.5 sq mi). It is the largest lake in Great Britain by surface area. The loch has a maximum depth of about 153 metres (502 ft) in the deeper northern portion, […]

17 Jun 19
Meesmeneer

British Colony Hong Kong   Name: Mees Klesser Class: 4HC Date: 25-11-2018     Introduction In this essay I am going to talk about the former british colony, Hong Kong. I will tell you about Hong Kong and their history, why Great Britain wanted this colony, how Great Britain ruled the colony and how China […]

17 Jun 19
Home builders

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