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EN => Chillout => Topic started by: Simon on 13 February 2014, 09:04:41

Title: Reading
Post by: Simon on 13 February 2014, 09:04:41
I liked it yesterday:

 James Altucher
The Ultimate Cheat Sheet For Reinventing Yourself
http://techcrunch.com/2013/10/19/the-ultimate-cheat-sheet-for-reinventing-yourself/
Title: Re: Reading
Post by: Simon on 06 May 2014, 18:17:13
By George Friedman
Borderlands: The New Strategic Landscape
http://www.stratfor.com/weekly/borderlands-new-strategic-landscape
Title: Re: Reading
Post by: Simon on 09 May 2014, 20:24:32
Lauren C. Williams
Russia Declares War On Bloggers With Sweeping New Censorship Law
http://thinkprogress.org/world/2014/05/07/3435292/what-its-like-to-use-the-internet-in-russia/
Title: Re: Reading
Post by: Simon on 13 May 2014, 12:55:54
Timothy Snyder
The Battle in Ukraine Means
Everything Fascism returns to the continent it once destroyed
http://www.newrepublic.com/article/117692/fascism-returns-ukraine
Title: Re: Reading
Post by: Simon on 15 May 2014, 00:03:40
NASA Study Concludes When Civilization Will End, And It's Not Looking Good for Us

http://www.filmsforaction.org/articles/nasa-study-concludes-when-civilization-will-end-and-its-not-looking-good-for-us/#.U3KL9C-YMjC.facebook
Title: Re: Reading
Post by: Simon on 27 May 2014, 12:35:21

Mitchell A. Orenstein
Putin's Western Allies
(Why Europe's Far Right Is on the Kremlin's Side)
http://www.foreignaffairs.com/articles/141067/mitchell-a-orenstein/putins-western-allies
Title: Re: Reading
Post by: Simon on 31 May 2014, 00:36:53
Eric Rignot
Global warming: it's a point of no return in West Antarctica. What happens next?
http://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2014/may/17/climate-change-antarctica-glaciers-melting-global-warming-nasa
Title: Re: Reading
Post by: Simon on 02 June 2014, 18:59:10
Leon Aron
Why Putin Says Russia Is Exceptional
http://online.wsj.com/articles/why-putin-says-russia-is-exceptional-1401473667
Title: Re: Reading
Post by: Simon on 09 June 2014, 11:25:58
Claire Marshall
'Alternate vision' sought on climate
http://www.bbc.com/news/science-environment-27698843?utm_content=buffer539c0&utm_medium=social&utm_source=facebook.com&utm_campaign=buffer
Title: Re: Reading
Post by: Simon on 20 June 2014, 12:44:54
Leonid Bershidsky
No Illusions Left, I'm Leaving Russia
http://www.themoscowtimes.com/opinion/article/illusions-gone-im-leaving-russia/502173.html
Title: Re: Reading
Post by: Simon on 24 June 2014, 12:43:26
Ups!
Global warming data FAKED by government to fit climate change fictions
by Mike Adams
http://www.naturalnews.com/045695_global_warming_fabricated_data_scientific_fraud.html
Title: Re: Reading
Post by: Simon on 25 June 2014, 19:30:57
Doubting Putin, Obama Prepares to Add Pressure
By PETER BAKERJUNE
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/06/25/world/europe/doubting-putin-obama-prepares-to-add-pressure.html

Title: Re: Reading
Post by: Simon on 27 June 2014, 12:16:07
Howard Wiseman
Physics: Bell’s theorem still reverberates
(Fifty years ago, John Bell made metaphysics testable, but quantum scientists still dispute the implications. Howard Wiseman proposes a way forward)
http://www.nature.com/news/physics-bell-s-theorem-still-reverberates-1.15435
Title: Re: Reading
Post by: Simon on 01 July 2014, 09:05:45
the good news:
Germany can now produce half its energy from solar
http://richarddawkins.net/2014/06/germany-can-now-produce-half-its-energy-from-solar/
Title: Re: Reading
Post by: Simon on 12 July 2014, 15:28:58
Map: Where Europeans speak English
http://www.vox.com/2014/6/11/5799678/map-where-europeans-speak-english
Title: Re: Reading
Post by: Simon on 16 July 2014, 09:22:43
something to think about

Ten Popular Mind Control Techniques Used Today
http://themindunleashed.org/2014/07/ten-popular-mind-control-techniques-used-today.html
Title: Re: Reading
Post by: Simon on 18 July 2014, 22:47:15
Maps of the Crash of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17
http://www.nytimes.com/interactive/2014/07/17/world/europe/maps-of-the-crash-of-malaysian-airlines-flight-mh17.html?_r=0
Title: Re: Reading
Post by: Simon on 19 August 2014, 19:05:42
World peace? These are the only 11 countries in the world that are actually free from conflict
http://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/politics/world-peace-these-are-the-only-11-countries-in-the-world-that-are-actually-free-from-conflict-9669623.html
Title: Re: Reading
Post by: Simon on 28 August 2014, 10:01:12
(Maps)
Who's the richest person in your favorite European country?
http://www.vox.com/xpress/2014/8/26/6071077/whos-the-richest-person-in-your-favorite-european-country?utm_medium=social&utm_source=twitter&utm_campaign=voxdotcom&utm_content=tuesday
Title: Re: Reading
Post by: Simon on 11 September 2014, 13:02:21
Every phone call Putin has made to a world leader in 2014
by
Ami Sedghi, George Arnett and Alberto Nardelli   
Quote
Russian president Vladimir Putin has had 35 phone calls with German Chancellor Angela Merkel so far this year - more than three times the number of calls he has had with US president Barack Obama, and six times the number of phone conversations he’s had with UK PM David Cameron
http://www.theguardian.com/news/datablog/2014/sep/09/every-call-putin-has-made-to-a-world-leader-in-2014?CMP=fb_gu
Title: Re: Reading
Post by: Simon on 22 October 2014, 13:08:27
Philosopher Isaiah Berlin, was born in our city, Riga...

A Message to the 21st Century
Isaiah Berlin

http://www.nybooks.com/articles/archives/2014/oct/23/message-21st-century/

Title: Re: Reading
Post by: Simon on 31 October 2014, 17:54:52
The 10 greatest changes of the past 1,000 years
http://www.theguardian.com/books/2014/oct/30/10-greatest-changes-of-the-past-1000-years?CMP=fb_gu
Title: Re: Reading
Post by: Simon on 19 November 2014, 20:53:47

Daughter of Latvian refugees receives top technological award at White House
http://www.baltic-course.com/eng/education/?doc=19329
Title: Re: Reading
Post by: Simon on 13 December 2014, 21:42:48
Mayor of Latvian Capital Tries to Bridge Old Divide
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/12/13/world/europe/nils-usakovs-mayor-of-riga-aims-to-move-beyond-ethnic-politics.html?src=relcon
Title: Re: Reading
Post by: Simon on 14 December 2014, 01:19:49
Center for Eurasian Strategic Intelligence (CESI)
ON FINDINGS AS FOR SPECIAL OPERATION PLANNED IN LATGALE
http://eurasianintelligence.org/news.php?new=213&num
Title: Re: Reading
Post by: Simon on 11 January 2015, 12:20:13
Agnia Grigas
Russia’s information warfare in the Baltic states
http://en.delfi.lt/lithuania/foreign-affairs/russias-information-warfare-in-the-baltic-states-ii.d?id=66778660
Title: Re: Reading
Post by: Simon on 15 January 2015, 18:02:29
Russia’s top 100 lies about Ukraine
http://www.stopfake.org/en/russia-s-top-lies-about-ukraine-part-1/
http://www.stopfake.org/en/russia-s-top-lies-about-ukraine-part-2/
http://www.stopfake.org/en/russia-s-top-100-lies-about-ukraine/
Title: Re: Reading
Post by: Simon on 24 January 2015, 20:31:01
Top 10 things I learned in Davos
By Bill Gross
https://agenda.weforum.org/2015/01/top-10-things-i-learned-in-davos/?utm_content=bufferfeaca&utm_medium=social&utm_source=twitter.com&utm_campaign=buffer
Title: Re: Reading
Post by: Simon on 25 January 2015, 18:49:08
Absolutely everything you need to understand the ECB’s plan to save Europe
http://qz.com/331488/absolutely-everything-you-need-to-understand-the-ecbs-plan-to-save-europe/
Title: Re: Reading
Post by: Simon on 26 January 2015, 02:57:53
Ukraine Shares the Blame for Russia's Aggression
http://www.americanthinker.com/articles/2014/04/ukraine_shares_the_blame_for_russias_aggression.html#.VMSlvo36smU.twitter#ixzz3PorSrh8L
Title: Re: Reading
Post by: Simon on 10 February 2015, 22:04:00
The Great Greek Offensive to Oligarchs
http://www.neurope.eu/article/great-greek-offensive-oligarchs
Title: Re: Reading
Post by: Simon on 06 March 2015, 16:50:07
It's All In There, In Putin's Language: You Just Have To Listen Harder
http://www.forbes.com/sites/melikkaylan/2015/03/05/its-all-in-there-in-putins-language-you-just-have-to-listen-harder/
Title: Re: Reading
Post by: Simon on 10 March 2015, 15:29:43
9 truths that computer programmers know that most people don't
http://macleodsawyer.com/2015/03/06/nine-truths-computer-programmers-know-that-most-people-dont/
Title: Re: Reading
Post by: Simon on 10 March 2015, 22:31:14
The 'Dying Russian Nation' Is Not Unique
http://www.forbes.com/sites/markadomanis/2015/03/09/the-dying-russian-nation-is-not-unique/
Title: Re: Reading
Post by: Simon on 20 March 2015, 11:41:35
How Is Russia Viewed Around The World?
http://www.rferl.org/contentinfographics/infographics/25459393.html
Russia’s Global Image Negative amid Crisis in Ukraine
http://www.pewglobal.org/2014/07/09/russias-global-image-negative-amid-crisis-in-ukraine/
Title: Re: Reading
Post by: Simon on 26 March 2015, 23:56:42
Scientists Have Discovered That Bees Can Detect Cancer And This Designer Is Taking It A Step Further
http://higherperspectives.com/bees/
Title: Re: Reading
Post by: Simon on 30 March 2015, 14:00:15
Happy anniversary! Celebrating a decade of thriving with cancer.
http://kriscarr.com/blog-video/happy-anniversary-celebrating-a-decade-of-thriving-with-cancer/
Title: Re: Reading
Post by: Simon on 25 June 2015, 22:36:59
The countries that love and hate America the most
http://finance.yahoo.com/news/countries-love-hate-america-most-192749352.html?soc_src=mediacontentstory&soc_trk=fb&fb_ref=Default
Title: Re: Reading
Post by: Simon on 10 July 2015, 11:24:14
Greece's debt crisis explained in charts and maps
http://www.vox.com/2015/7/1/8871509/greece-charts
Title: Re: Reading
Post by: Simon on 24 September 2015, 19:28:01
The 10 Oldest Languages Still Spoken In The World Today
http://theculturetrip.com/asia/india/articles/the-10-oldest-languages-still-spoken-in-the-world-today/?utm_source=facebook&utm_medium=facebook&utm_campaign=150915usother
Title: Re: Reading
Post by: Simon on 09 October 2015, 18:33:14
MH17 – The Open Source Evidenc

https://www.bellingcat.com/news/uk-and-europe/2015/10/08/mh17-the-open-source-evidence/


Title: Re: Reading
Post by: Simon on 27 February 2016, 18:27:51
The Age of Trump
Eliot A. Cohen

At stake is something far more precious than the future of the Republican Party.

http://www.the-american-interest.com/2016/02/26/the-age-of-trump/

Title: Re: Reading
Post by: Simon on 06 December 2016, 12:13:53
Europe’s Dark Side of the Moon – Life in ’80s Riga

by Rita Laima

https://deepbaltic.com/2016/12/05/europes-dark-side-of-the-moon-life-in-80s-riga/
Title: Re: Reading
Post by: Simon on 22 June 2018, 22:55:48
Maps about
Would You Feel Comfortable If Your Child Was In A Relationship With X?
https://brilliantmaps.com/europe-relationships/
Title: Re: Reading
Post by: Simon on 13 November 2019, 08:27:11
Antarctic Sea Ice Reaches New Record Maximum
https://www.nasa.gov/content/goddard/antarctic-sea-ice-reaches-new-record-maximum
Title: Re: Reading
Post by: Simon on 23 November 2019, 22:29:17

Lower Intelligence: How Our Gut Bacteria Controls Us
https://birdinflight.com/world/20161228-gut-bacteria-controls-us.html
Title: Re: Reading
Post by: Simon on 11 December 2019, 15:31:16
Each Individual Impacts the Field Environment

https://www.heartmath.org/articles-of-the-heart/global-interconnectedness/each-individual-impacts-the-field-environment/?fbclid=IwAR0dAEF-SxUdWUhWPEKi2wsu2Ivkijl8on3pG8h3gm4C_BBqOtgL4kpsAxw
Title: Re: Reading
Post by: Simon on 09 January 2021, 18:57:24
The Earth has been spinning faster lately
https://phys.org/news/2021-01-earth-faster.html?fbclid=IwAR3caMwDvC5h5DfkpNS_7vXgrFluY5OBhBPaqIe7sATml6ZJI9qgsgRF_ok