Senior chief in the Dedza District of Central Malawi, Theresa Kachindamoto, governs over about 900,000 people and has been avidly using her power to bring young women into a modern age of equality and enlightenment. Over the past three years, she has annulled more than 850 child marriages, sent many hundreds of young women back to school and focused heavily on abolishing ... Read More »
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Scientists with the United States Navy say they have successfully developed a way to convert seawater into jet fuel, calling it a potentially revolutionary advancement. Researchers at the Naval Research Laboratory (NRL) developed technology to extract carbon dioxide from seawater while simultaneously producing hydrogen, and then converted the gasses into hydrocarbon liquid fuel. The system could potentially shave hours off ... Read More »
The Danger of Pokemon Those of you who have been around this blog for any length of time know I don’t point fingers here. I believe controversial topics are better addressed within the context of relationship, with the added layer of an in-person conversation, one in which body language can be seen, tone of voice heard, and emotion recognized. However, in light ... Read More »
TIME Tokyo bureau chief Tim Larimer speaks with Satoshi Tajiri, the quiet, complex man who created a video game in which no one dies–and who in the process launched the worldwide phenomenon known as Pokémon. In this extended interview, Tajiri explains, among other things, the logical trajectory from bugs to Pikachu. After first coming up with the idea for Pokémon ... Read More »
At this point in his presidential campaign, it seems like everybody wants to know EVERYTHING about Donald Trump. What is his home life like? How many kids does he have? Is he a good father? Well most of his kids are highly publicized, but one of his daughters has been kept in the shadows… until now. Get ready to meet ... Read More »
When browsing through the mainstream media abyss, there is no shortage of stories about people hunting down Pokémon on their office desks, in hospital rooms, and even in bathrooms. One teenage girl reportedly found a dead body while looking for Pokémon. POKÉMON IS EVERYWHERE. Not only is it everywhere, but its players are increasingly finding themselves in the beds of hospitals. It’s ... Read More »
It is a sad fact that we are evolving to be resistant to antibiotics, it is said that fatal infections will kill one person every three seconds by the year 2050. People never even think of treating infections naturally anymore, it is all just one doctor’s visit after another, but the truth is the best antibiotics are not made in ... Read More »
You have probably never even considered combining marijuana with menstruation, but someone has. There is a new way to not only handle your period, but also the pesky cramps that come along with it, and it is done with cannabis tampons. An innovative company in the medical cannabis industry may have found an all-natural and highly effective way for women ... Read More »