Monthly Archives: May 2008

Uncontacted Indians?!

‘Uncontacted Indians?!’ — contact an anthropologist!: “The source of a lot of the information about ‘uncontacted people’ is Survival International, a group that I generally think struggles valiantly for the human rights of groups who wish to remain isolated from … Continue reading

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Uncontacted Indians?!

???Uncontacted Indians?!??? ??? contact an anthropologist!: “The source of a lot of the information about ???uncontacted people??? is Survival International, a group that I generally think struggles valiantly for the human rights of groups who wish to remai… Continue reading

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Some biofuels might do more harm than good

Some biofuels might do more harm than good: “new research led by a biologist at the University of Washington, Bothell, shows that some of the most popular current biofuel stocks might have exactly the opposite impacts than intended. The study … Continue reading

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Lotus Therapy

Lotus Therapy: Big money in zazen, the little circle monk has come into his own in the wellness marketplace – “Mindfulness meditation has become perhaps the most popular new psychotherapy technique of the past decade.” “I think that back then, … Continue reading

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Some biofuels might do more harm than good

Some biofuels might do more harm than good: “new research led by a biologist at the University of Washington, Bothell, shows that some of the most popular current biofuel stocks might have exactly the opposite impacts than intended.The study looke… Continue reading

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Lotus Therapy

Lotus Therapy: Big money in zazen, the little circle monk has come into his own in the wellness marketplace – “Mindfulness meditation has become perhaps the most popular new psychotherapy technique of the past decade.”???I think that back then, othe… Continue reading

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Moanin’

In the jazzier genre, here’s the Belmont Sr. Secondary Jazz Band “A”; what I really like about this clip is the infectious joy of the performance. The kids take a chance on taking a rollicking favourite, and making it their … Continue reading

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