Daphne Sheldrick is one of those heroes you won’t hear about in the news, she won’t have schools named after her, but a hero who in the span of almost half a century saved hundreds of orphaned elephants right there in her home in Nairobi.
Physicians have been mystified by chronic fatigue syndrome, a condition where normal exertion leads to debilitating fatigue that isn’t alleviated by rest. There are no known triggers, and diagnosis requires lengthy tests administered by an expert.
Although the technology still has some way to go, early work reveals that, in the not too distant future, we may be able to send pictures with our thoughts.
If you think your mind is the only safe place left for all your secrets, think again, because scientists are making real steps towards reading your thoughts and putting them on a screen for everyone to see.
Father and Daughter is a 2000 Dutch animated short film, made by Michaël Dudok De Wit. It won the 2000 Academy Award for Animated Short Film.
The film also received over 20 awards and 1 nomination and is considered the most successful in the series of works by Michaël..
CHENNAI: Last week we discussed Obama’s legal counsel John Podesta’s failed attempts to bring about disclosure of UFO files. In order to understand what power prevented him and how it come into existence we must travel back to 1947 when President Harry Truman appointed a committee of 12 men to look into the UFO phenomenon and advise him on what course of action to be undertaken.
One company is standing up for orcas in the sweetest way.
Munchkin, a maker of children’s products, has manufactured a top-selling orca bath toy for the past 10 years. However, they recently decided to stop selling the toy in symbolic support of SeaWorld’s captive orcas because “a bathtub just isn’t big enough for an orca.”
And to announce the decision, they created an ad that perfectly captures the relationship that children should be having with these animals instead.
Stories of bullying and harassment in schools have become all too familiar. But there is another form of silent abuse that has been found to be just as devastating – and may be going unnoticed.
teleSUR’s Empire Files investigates the devastating history of agrochemical giant Monsanto, one of the world’s most sinister corporations, that for years has threatened the health of the environment, the economy and people for years.
Beth Moon is a photographer based in San Francisco that has spent the last 14 years traveling to remote regions of the globe in order to capture photographs of the world’s oldest standing trees. Magnificent and otherworldly, the entire photographic collection has been published in a book titled Ancient Trees: Portraits Of Time. Below is a preview from the breathtaking collection.