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Downton Abbey

Downton Abbey

During this holiday period I've spent the greater part of my idle time watching the popular BBC series 'Downton Abbey' on the DVD. I'm rather anxious now, because I'm already onto the last episodes of Season 4, just when I'm well and truly addicte...

Uncertain World

Uncertain World

Are we becoming a world where bad things happen to innocent people and yet we cannot do a...

Time to Reconcile

Time to Reconcile

What doesn't kill you, only makes you stronger. If we get through this presidential elect...

Many Quick Counts

Many Quick Counts

This is a historic time indeed for Indonesia. For a start, it's not everyday we have thre...

Democracy in Motion

Democracy in Motion

Democracy reveals the worst part of ourselves as well as the best. It beats us up with pe...

Our True Colours

Our True Colours

Something sinister is happening in this country as the presidential election draws near. ...

 

Origins of Social Networking

Origins of Social Networking

Hackers and hippies: The origins of social networking
Rory Cellan-Jones By Rory Cellan-Jones Technology correspondent, BBC News
25 January 2011


People that have been to see ...

Nor Pud

Nor Pud

Andy F Noya

“Kawan-kawan, seorang ibu dan tiga anaknya masih terjebak banjir di Kampung Melayu. Sudah dua hari mereka tidak mendapat suplai makanan. Bantuan dapat disalurk...

Craig Stephens: One Painting a Day

Craig Stephens:  One Painting a Day

I stumbled upon Craig Stephens paintings by accident as I was looking for pictures of avocados that are more creative than the usual photos and his work immediately appea...

Aku Tidak Ingin Jadi Pahlawan

Aku ingin menjadi orang yang bertepuk tangan di tepi jalan

Di kelasnya ada 50 orang murid, setiap kali ujian, anak perempuanku tetap mendapat ranking ke-23.  Lambat laun m...

The God Particle

The God Particle

July 9, 2012

A Blip That Speaks of Our Place in the Universe
By LAWRENCE M. KRAUSS

ASPEN, Colo. — Last week, physicists around the world were glued to computers at very odd ...

Walking Backwards

Walking Backwards

If you’ve walked, jogged, biked or roller bladed down Sudirman Road in the morning of car-free Sundays or around the Senayan sports complex in the early hours just before...

Electing a Leader

Electing a Leader

The thing about hope is that it will invariably lead to disappointment. However, it doesn't mean that it is something we readily abandon in the face of experience. So, co...

Alkaline Diet

Alkaline Diet
The alkaline diet, is one of the breakout diets of the last few years, it promises to improve energy levels and memory as well as help prevent headaches, bloating, hear...

Creative Avocado ~ Photography

Creative Avocado ~ Notebook of A Traveller

Traveller

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Alkaline Diet

The Honestly Healthy Alkaline Programme, set up by nutritional therapist Vicki Edgson an...

 

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The Benefits of Running

You’ve probably heard it said that exercise is medicine. Well, it’s not just a saying...

 

Cut Your Salt Intake

Cancer Research UK said this figure could be even higher.

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