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25 of the Happiest Words in English

25 of the Happiest Words in English | IELTS, ESP, EAP and CALL | Scoop.it
A group of mathematicians at the University of Vermont published a paper on positivity in the English language.
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NASA Is Setting Up A Solar System-Wide Internet Connection

NASA Is Setting Up A Solar System-Wide Internet Connection | IELTS, ESP, EAP and CALL | Scoop.it
Thanks to a piece of technology called Delay/Disruption Tolerant Networking (DTN), future Moon and Mars missions will be able to link up to the ISS and bea
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13: The DALAI LAMA answers a question

13: The DALAI LAMA answers a question | IELTS, ESP, EAP and CALL | Scoop.it
UPDATE: A few readers have let me know this is misattributed to the Dalai Lama. It’s actually a rewording from an interview with former World Vision director, Jim Brown. Here’s a link w…
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14 Drop Dead FUNNY Darwin Awards!!!!

14 Drop Dead FUNNY Darwin Awards!!!! | IELTS, ESP, EAP and CALL | Scoop.it
Darwin says only the fit survive.

Here are 14 of the most unfit people you will ever meet!
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After ‘Brexit,’ 3 Centuries of Unity in Britain Are in Danger

After ‘Brexit,’ 3 Centuries of Unity in Britain Are in Danger | IELTS, ESP, EAP and CALL | Scoop.it
The United Kingdom is what the European Union aspired to be but never became: a multinational state. The vote to leave the union may push Scotland and Northern Ireland to undo that arrangement.
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Thousands Of British Refugees Make Dangerous Journey Across The Irish Sea

Thousands Of British Refugees Make Dangerous Journey Across The Irish Sea | IELTS, ESP, EAP and CALL | Scoop.it
Thousands Of British Refugees Make Dangerous Journey Across The Irish Sea
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House of Commons

House of Commons | IELTS, ESP, EAP and CALL | Scoop.it
The House of Commons is the democratically elected house of the UK Parliament, responsible for making laws and checking the work of Government
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A reverse Greenland: the EU should let Scotland stay

Scotland voted overwhelmingly to stay in the EU. It should be allowed to do so.
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With or Without the E.U., There Are Still a Variety of Ways That Europe Is Tied Together

With or Without the E.U., There Are Still a Variety of Ways That Europe Is Tied Together | IELTS, ESP, EAP and CALL | Scoop.it
Britain’s financial and military connections to the rest of Europe.
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Slumming it: how tourism is putting the world's poorest places on the map

Slumming it: how tourism is putting the world's poorest places on the map | IELTS, ESP, EAP and CALL | Scoop.it
Slum tourism is broadly rejected as morally dubious and voyeuristic. But we should take a second look.
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Almost 6,000 Years Of Civilization Are Shown In This Interactive Map

Almost 6,000 Years Of Civilization Are Shown In This Interactive Map | IELTS, ESP, EAP and CALL | Scoop.it
This interactive map by Max Galka shows thousands of years of urbanization in just over 3 minutes.
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A Brief History Of Atomic Theory [Infographic]

A Brief History Of Atomic Theory [Infographic] | IELTS, ESP, EAP and CALL | Scoop.it
We condensed 2,500 years of atomic theory into a single infographic.
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If you're a born traveller, science says you may have the “wanderlust gene”

If you're a born traveller, science says you may have the “wanderlust gene” | IELTS, ESP, EAP and CALL | Scoop.it
People with this gene tend to make quick decisions in their quest for enjoyment and are fuelled by intuition.
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Take the Most Hazardous Science Quiz Ever

How many active volcanoes does the U.S. have? Where is sea level rising the fastest? These 10 questions test your risk savvy
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Oh Britain, What Have You Done? The Brexit Nightmare Unfolds

Oh Britain, What Have You Done? The Brexit Nightmare Unfolds | IELTS, ESP, EAP and CALL | Scoop.it
Britain has voted to leave the European Union, but instead of swaggering like a brave buccaneer about to go solo, the national mood is shocked and anxious.
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How Europe will break on Brexit

How Europe will break on Brexit | IELTS, ESP, EAP and CALL | Scoop.it
A country-by-country look at what’s at stake elsewhere in Europe after Britain’s referendum.
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Robots in Europe May Become "Electronic Persons"

Robots in Europe May Become "Electronic Persons" | IELTS, ESP, EAP and CALL | Scoop.it
The European parliament's committee on legal affairs submitted a draft proposing the taxation of robot employees, asking companies employing them to pay social security for them. The draft also states that all robots smart enough to be considered "electronic persons" must be added to a registry for tracking purposes.
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Illustrators and creatives react to UK's Brexit vote

Illustrators and creatives react to UK's Brexit vote | IELTS, ESP, EAP and CALL | Scoop.it
In the aftermath of the UK's decision to leave the European Union, illustrators have been quick to post their reactions on Instagram
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Repercussions of Britain’s Exit From the E.U.

Repercussions of Britain’s Exit From the E.U. | IELTS, ESP, EAP and CALL | Scoop.it
Investors, policy makers and countries face a messy breakup with vast financial, economic and political implications.
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