Today is Wednesday Jul 23rd, 2014
Wednesday Jul 23rd, 2014

What is the role of governments in climate change adaptation?

By Kai A. Konrad and Marcel Thum
Adaptation to climate change is currently high on the agenda of EU bureaucrats exploring the regulatory scope of the topic. Climate change may potentially bring about changes in the frequency of extreme weather events such as heat waves, flooding or thunder storms, which in turn may require adaptation to changes in our living conditions. Adaptation to these conditions cannot stop climate change, but it can reduce the cost of climate change. read more »

Wednesday Jul 23rd, 2014

Why are women still paid less than men?

Disparities in pay between men and women still exist
Tuesday Jul 22nd, 2014

The downing of Malaysian Airlines Flight MH17

The day Russia became a state sponsor of terrorism
Tuesday
Jul 22nd, 2014

The exaltation of Christ

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Tuesday
Jul 22nd, 2014

Mindful Sex

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Tuesday
Jul 22nd, 2014

Debussy and the Great War

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Jim Baggott - The Quantum Story

Jim Baggott is the author of ‘The Quantum Story: A History in 40 Moments’. Here he argues that to have a better understanding of what is happening in science now with Large Hadron Collider and CERN, you need to know something about the history that precedes…