The flash crash of 2:45

Posted by on Feb 14, 2013 in I | 0 comments

  Over 70% of the US stock market is now traded by algorithms; mathematical formulae that talk to one another to optimize financial...

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Barefoot nursing

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              When Gandhi’s ten year old son suffered an attack of typhoid, he wrapped the child’s body...

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Land Grab

Posted by on Jun 1, 2012 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

              The World Health Organization defines food security, as the consistent economic and...

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Insults

Posted by on Apr 9, 2012 in II | 0 comments

  Andouille is a spiced sausage made from the stomach and large intestine of a pig. It’s also a term of insult in France, and...

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I sing the body electric

Posted by on Mar 21, 2012 in II | 0 comments

At Walt Whitman’s death, it was reported that over a thousand mourners visited his coffin within the first three hours. During...

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