By Niall McCarthy On Monday, April 30th, 2018

How Does Support for Syria Strikes Compare Historically?

The latest Gallup polling has found that Americans are sharply divided about recent U.S. military airstrikes on targets in Syria. 50 percent approved of military action in response to Syria’s alleged chemical More...

By Niall McCarthy On Tuesday, April 17th, 2018

Nearly 13 Million Syrians Are Displaced

As the west contemplates military action in response to the suspected chemical weapons attack in Douma, Syria, Russia has warned the US that air strikes risk starting a new war. That could lead to an even greater More...

By News Brief On Tuesday, April 17th, 2018

Mysterious Brain Injury in Cuba Sparks Recall of Canadian Diplomatic Family Members

Canada recalls embassy diplomats’ families from Havana, Cuba, after employees and their families reported in 2017 on mysterious health problems, the Canada federal government announced Monday. The decision More...

By Jewish Business News On Sunday, April 15th, 2018

A Cosmic Gorilla Effect Could Blind the Detection of Aliens, Study

  A well-known experiment with young people bouncing a ball showed that when an observer focuses on counting the passes, he does not detect if someone crosses the stage disguised as a gorilla. According to More...

By News Brief On Monday, April 9th, 2018

SPECTACULAR 70ft Lava Bubble Over the Pacific Ocean Is Making Waves Online

  A huge reddish dome that sent bursts of boiling lava to a height of 20 meters in the sky was caught in the eye of the lens and was published in the United States Geological Survey (USGS) Twitter page and More...

By Jewish Business News On Saturday, April 7th, 2018

Hubble Uncovers the Farthest Star Ever Seen

    More than halfway across the universe, an enormous blue star nicknamed Icarus is the farthest individual star ever seen. Normally, it would be much too faint to view, even with the world’s largest More...

By Statista On Friday, April 6th, 2018

Lobbying for Slavery in Brazil

  Some 10 percent of Brazil’s top politicians received donations by companies entangled in scandals involving modern day slavery. Even though donations to politicians are not illegal in Brazil, the money More...

By Martin Armstrong On Tuesday, April 3rd, 2018

Is in-Car Advertising the Future?

  Aside from the home, one of the last bastions of the ad-free life is the car. Other than the badge on the steering wheel, the interior of a car is blissfully empty of any brands or companies trying to push More...

By Niall McCarthy On Monday, March 19th, 2018

Putin Forever?

  As expected, Vladimir Putin triumphed in the Russian election on Sunday. The president‘s confidence was so high that he didn’t even bother campaigning before Russians went to the polls. Now, More...

By Niall McCarthy On Thursday, March 15th, 2018

From Russia With Hate: How the World Views Vladimir Putin

  Earlier this week, British Prime Minister Theresa May announced in the House of Commons that Russia was “highly likely” to have been involved in the attempted murder of a former Russian spy and More...


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