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Kiss Global Warming Goodbye, Say Hello To Global Cooling

While the UN, the ICCP and the WWF are calling world leaders to make all the necessary efforts to reach an agreement on greenhouse gases reduction at the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change which will be held in Copenhagen in December (read Global Warming In The Arctic Above All Predictions), some scientists still dare to express opinions that conflict with the prevailing scientific opinion.

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Cannabis Could Decrease Lethality Of H1N1 Flu

Good News: Cannabis could help decreasing risk of death from some influenza strains.

Bad News: Smoking it will not work and may even make things worse.

According to Cannabis Science Inc., which specializes in research and development of cannabis for medicinal purposes, the world may have at their disposal a mean of combating the deadly effects of some influenza strains (including H5N1 avian flu and H1N1 swine flu).

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Created by Keiros 15 weeks 3 days ago – Made popular 15 weeks 3 days ago
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Can Astragalus Help You Prevent The H1N1 Bug?

Sept. 11, 2009 - Just found this morning in the Examiner an article titled Calming H1N1 fears that was mentioning Astragalus (Astragalus membranaceus) among supplements to fight the H1N1 flu.

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Created by Keiros 16 weeks 9 hours ago – Made popular 16 weeks 9 hours ago
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The Colloidal Silver Scam Strikes Again

Sept.10,2009 - I don't know if it is due to the H1N1 media craze or if it just the normal cycle of this kind of snake oil business, but the colloidal silver scam, against which the Food and Drug Administration has been fighting for years, has resurfaced and spread across the Internet.

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Created by Keiros 16 weeks 1 day ago – Made popular 16 weeks 13 hours ago
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Google May Hand Over IP Addresses Of Corruption Busting Journalists

Back in 2004, Yahoo provided Chinese government with information which led to the jailing of journalist Shi Tao for "divulging state secrets". Shi Tao had used his Yahoo email account to send a message to a U.S.-based pro-democracy website.

Chinese authorities used email account holder information supplied by Yahoo! to convict Shi Tao and sentence him to 10 years in prison.

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Created by Keiros 17 weeks 9 hours ago – Made popular 17 weeks 9 hours ago
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Conspiracy Nation v. The Swine Flu Vaccine

I wanted to write an article about the paranoia around the Swine Flu Vaccine when I found this article written by Emily Gertz in H+ Magazine, and thought "what else could I add?".

Nice debunking work, Emily.

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Created by Keiros 17 weeks 11 hours ago – Made popular 17 weeks 10 hours ago
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Global Warming In The Arctic Above All Predictions

Sept 03, 2009 According to a WWF 100 pages report that was released yesterday, the Arctic has warmed at about twice the rate of the rest of the globe over the last decades, and is projected to grow throughout this century and beyond.

The climate change is affecting the Arctic's physical and biological systems earlier and in a much worse way than previously predicted by the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change in 2007.

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Created by Keiros 17 weeks 1 day ago – Made popular 17 weeks 1 day ago
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Convert Your PS3 In A Supercomputer

Well, I must admit: I hate gaming but I like game consoles because they can be hacked into cheap but very powerfull PC.

With the Playstation 3 and its Cell BE processor, Sony has conceived a supercomputer that has the best performance/cost ratio on the market.

For less than $400, you get a system that features

  • A 3.2GHz Cell BE processor
  • An NVidia RSX Graphical processor
  • 256MB XDR Main RAM
  • 256MB GDDR3 VRAM
  • An 80GB 2.5' Serial ATA HDD
  • Ethernet, Wifi and Bluetooth networking
  • a Blu-ray/DVD/CD player
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Created by Keiros 22 weeks 6 hours ago – Made popular 21 weeks 3 days ago
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Linux: New Features Of The 2.6.30 Kernel

The new stable version (2.6.30) of the Linux Kernel introduces many new features that have been long-awaited.

The full list of the new features can be found on Linux Kernel Newbies website so I will only give you a quick overview in this article.

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Created by admin 22 weeks 11 hours ago – Made popular 22 weeks 10 hours ago
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Michael Jackson Reported Dead Of Heart Attack.

June 25, 2009 - Pop star Michael Jackson was pronounced dead by doctors this afternoon after arriving at a hospital in a deep coma, city and law enforcement sources told The Times.]

Jackson was rushed to Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center this afternoon by Los Angeles Fire Department paramedics.

Fire Capt. Steve Ruda said paramedics responded to a call at Jackson's home at 12:26 p.m. He was not breathing when they arrived. The paramedics performed cardiopulmonary resuscitation and took him to the hospital, Ruda told The Times.

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Created by admin 27 weeks 1 day ago – Made popular 27 weeks 1 day ago
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