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The deadly cast of characters in Iraq’s lethal ISIS game –

The deadly cast of characters in Iraq’s lethal ISIS game – | Enviropol | Scoop.it
What is Turkey's end game? What with the European Union do? Crikey's writer-at-large introduces the motivations behind the stakeholders in the current crisis in Iraq.
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Australia: "Tony will fuck it up." Nuff said.
Stay in the kiddy pool Tony.
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The Harvard Classics / Dr. Eliot's Five Foot Shelf : Free Books : Free Texts : Download & Streaming : Internet Archive

The Harvard Classics / Dr. Eliot's Five Foot Shelf : Free Books : Free Texts : Download & Streaming : Internet Archive | Enviropol | Scoop.it
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This Little-Known iOS Feature Will Change the Way We Connect | Gadget Lab | WIRED

This Little-Known iOS Feature Will Change the Way We Connect | Gadget Lab | WIRED | Enviropol | Scoop.it
A new iOS app called FireChat is blowing up in the App Store. But it's not the app itself that's causing such a stir; it's the underlying networking technology it taps into.
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Renewables Aren’t Enough. Clean Coal Is the Future | Science | WIRED

Renewables Aren’t Enough. Clean Coal Is the Future | Science | WIRED | Enviropol | Scoop.it
Get in-depth coverage of current and future trends in technology, and how they are shaping business, entertainment, communications, science, politics, and culture at Wired.com.
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Astronomers Surprised to Find Asteroid With Rings - Wired Science

Astronomers Surprised to Find Asteroid With Rings - Wired Science | Enviropol | Scoop.it
For the first time ever, astronomers have discovered a ring system surrounding an asteroid. The finding is a complete surprise to planetary scientists, who are yet unsure exactly how such rings could have formed.
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Teen tiny house builder Austin Hay finishes dorm on wheels - YouTube

We first visited Austin Hay after he had just finished his sophomore year of and had built just the shell of his tiny home on wheels (based on plans donated ...
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What a little boss..

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Salvaged tiny homestudio: tin can sides, paper bag wallpaper

Salvaged tiny homestudio: tin can sides, paper bag wallpaper | Enviropol | Scoop.it
On a standard-sized lot in Portland, Oregon, self-taught builders Jeff and Brad built two tiny cottages using mostly salvaged materials. Each home is 364 square feet and with gabled roofs and front porches match the Victorian and Craftsman homes of the neighborhood, until you look closely.Tomato sauce cans from the local pizza shop became siding. A neighbor’s old chimney became brick foundation. A porch swing was crafted from a Dairy Queen bench. Window boxes from salvaged vent hoods. Rain chains from olive oil cans. Inside, wallpaper is old flour sacks and paper shopping bags (with their labels exposed). Terra-cotta roof ...
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Farmers cautiously welcome relief package, as pain of drought lingers

Farmers cautiously welcome relief package, as pain of drought lingers | Enviropol | Scoop.it
Struggling farmers cautiously welcome the drought assistance package, but some say more help is needed.
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Interactive: 100 years of drought in Australia

Interactive: 100 years of drought in Australia | Enviropol | Scoop.it
Use our interactive map to see 100 years of droughts and flooding rains around Australia.
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Story of Stuff, Full Version; How Things Work, About Stuff

MySpace Friend Me! http://www.myspace.com/psychtruth http://www.storyofstuff.com/ Story of Stuff, Full Version; How Things Work, About Stuff From its extract...
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John Howard disagrees with move to reintroduce knights and dames

John Howard disagrees with move to reintroduce knights and dames | Enviropol | Scoop.it
Former Liberal prime minister John Howard has disagreed with the decision to reinstitute knights and dames into the Australian honours system and said it was ''unlikely'' he would accept an offer of a knighthood should it be offered.
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Lol fuck me. This is awful.

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Here’s How They’ll Piece Together What Happened to Flight MH370 | Autopia | WIRED

Here’s How They’ll Piece Together What Happened to Flight MH370 | Autopia | WIRED | Enviropol | Scoop.it
As the search for MH370 enters its third week, authorities get their most tantalizing clue yet with photos showing a possible debris field. Finding wreckage would allow them to begin piecing together, literally and figuratively, just what happened.
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Findhorn Foundation | About Us

Findhorn Foundation | About Us | Enviropol | Scoop.it
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The Findhorn Foundation is a spiritual community, ecovillage and an international centre for holistic education, helping to unfold a new human consciousness and create a positive and sustainable future.

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A Futurist on Why Lawyers Will Start Becoming Obsolete This Year | Underwire | WIRED

A Futurist on Why Lawyers Will Start Becoming Obsolete This Year | Underwire | WIRED | Enviropol | Scoop.it
In the latest episode of Geek's Guide to the Galaxy, author and futurist Karl Schroeder talks about how technology could start replacing lawyers.
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Debt/car-free tiny house couple: simple living + resilience

Debt/car-free tiny house couple: simple living + resilience | Enviropol | Scoop.it
Seven years ago, Tammy Strobel was unhappy, but she wasn’t ready to make changes to her life. “I was in the investment management industry and commuting 2 hours a day, going to a job I hated, overweight, unhappy, kind of middle class plight I guess. Logan was like why don’t we move into a smaller apartment, we can save money, pay off some debt and I was like no way I don’t want to give up my stuff”. Then she watched a youtube video featuring Dee Williams and her tiny home (see our profile with Dee)- a moment she calls her ...
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Engineered weather- a possible drought solution

Engineered weather- a possible drought solution | Enviropol | Scoop.it
ABC science guru Dr Karl says weather manipulation is possible and could hold the key to drought relief.
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The Corporate Vultures Ready To Destroy The Great Barrier Reef

Beautiful One Day (2002, Trailer): The waste is piling up in Australia's Great Barrier Reef. This is a beautifully produced investigative film highlighting the urgent need to guard the reef...
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