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By Paul Spedding - Feb 29, 2016 - Last updated at Feb 29, 2016 22:47
The conventional wisdom regarding the recent plunge in the price of oil is that we are seeing a repeat of the 1985-1986 collapse, when Saudi ...
By Dennis Nally - Feb 20, 2016 - Last updated at Feb 20, 2016 22:29
When it comes to the importance of gender equality in the workplace, the message has clearly got through to those at the top.Surveys — inclu ...
By Joseph LeDoux - Feb 18, 2016 - Last updated at Feb 18, 2016 22:55
When researchers want to evaluate the efficacy of new anxiety treatments, the traditional approach is to study how rats or mice behave in un ...
By John Warren - Feb 16, 2016 - Last updated at Feb 16, 2016 22:49
Scientists estimate that there are more than 400,000 species of plants on earth, at least half of which are edible for humans.Indeed, it is ...
By Chris Stone - Feb 15, 2016 - Last updated at Feb 15, 2016 22:48
Before November’s terrorist attacks in Paris, it was legal to stage a demonstration in a public square in that city. ...
By Hernando de Soto - Feb 14, 2016 - Last updated at Feb 14, 2016 22:38
On February 17, Pope Francis is scheduled to celebrate mass in Ciudad Juárez, Mexico, just south of the border with the United States.He wil ...
By Ronald Sokol - Feb 13, 2016 - Last updated at Feb 13, 2016 23:01
Richard Dawkins is one of the great minds of our time; yet in his just-published memoir, “Brief Candle in the Dark: My Life in Science”, he ...
By Jim Al Khalili - Feb 08, 2016 - Last updated at Feb 08, 2016 22:42
Muslim governments know that economic growth, military power and national security benefit greatly from technological advances.Many of them ...
By Alex Goldfarb - Feb 06, 2016 - Last updated at Feb 06, 2016 22:55
In 2006, Alexander Litvinenko, a former officer of Russia’s Federal Security Service (FSB), the KGB’s successor, was poisoned in London with ...
By Ahmet Üzümcü - Feb 04, 2016 - Last updated at Feb 04, 2016 23:13
The international community’s failure to bring the Syrian civil war to an end is a tragedy — especially for the country’s long-suffering peo ...

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