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The film “Titanic” is riddled with moral dilemmas. In one of the scenes, the owner of Star Line, the shipping company that owned the now-sinking Unsinkable, joins a lowered life-boat. The tortured expression on his face demonstrates that even he experiences more than unease at his own conduct. Prior to the disaster, he instructs the… Read Article →

X x x We noiselessly walked through the house, Not waiting for anything. They showed me way to the sick man, And I did not recognize him. He said, “Now let God have the glory” And became more thoughtful and blue. “It’s long time that I hit the road, I’ve only been waiting for you…. Read Article →

Henry: Look at her, a prisoner of the gutter, Condemned by every syllable she ever uttered. By law she should be taken out and hung, For the cold-blooded murder of the English tongue. Eliza: Aaoooww! Henry (imitating her): Aaoooww! Heaven’s! What a noise! This is what the British population, Calls an elementary education. Pickering: Oh,… Read Article →

How much energy does the internet use? It’s hard to know where to start. There’s the electricity consumed by the world’s laptops, desktops and smart phones. Servers, routers and other networking equipment suck up more power. The energy required to manufacture these machines also needs to be included. Yet no one knows how many internet-enabled… Read Article →

DragonLance Chronicles Volume 1 Dragons of Autumn Twilight Margaret Weis and Tracy Hickman CANTICLE OF THE DRAGON Hear the sage as his song descends like heaven’s rain or tears, And washes the years, the dust of the Many stories From the High Tale of the Dragonlance. For in ages deep, past memory and word, In… Read Article →

All The Pretty Horses Cormac McCarthy I THE CANDLEFLAME and the image of the candleflame caught in the pierglass twisted and righted when he entered the hall and again when he shut the door. He took off his hat and came slowly forward. The floorboards creaked under his boots. In his black suit he stood… Read Article →

Corporate culture is a term used to describe the collective beliefs, value systems, and processes that provide a company with its own unique flavor and attitude. Businesses of all sizes posses some type of corporate culture, in that every company has a set of values and goals that help to define what the business is… Read Article →

Summer is over and it is autumn again, beautiful as ever. Even if you are no artist at all you can see its beauty. It is a season when the trees are simply fantastic – yellow, red, green and brown, not just one brown, but browns of all possible shades: light brown, dark brown, yellowish… Read Article →

After writing the time management article “Do It Now,” which was based on my experience of graduating college in three semesters with two degrees, I received many follow-up questions from students asking for more advice. Here are 10 tips to help you create a productive and memorable college experience… and most of all, to deeply… Read Article →

The critical moment Some of the world’s greatest photographers tell us how they get their extraordinary images Mary Elton Mark I loved photography from the moment I first picked up a camera and knew my life would be devoted to it. I don’t think you can develop or learn a ‘way of seeing’ or a… Read Article →

16.09.2010 Police in France are looking for two attractive female thieves who bared their breasts at a man at a cash point to distract him before stealing his money. The women in their 20s exposed themselves to the victim as he punched his pin code into an ATM machine in Paris. Punch – to push… Read Article →

The law of attraction and manifestation has been around for a long time. People in personal development and self improvement can easily relate to it as some concepts of it are quite evident in various self improvement teachings. In recent years, the law of attraction and manifestation has become a really hot subject. What was… Read Article →

What noise annoys an oyster most? A noisy noise annoys an oyster most. Ripe white wheat reapers reap ripe white wheat right. Blake’s black bike’s back brake bracket block broke. Each Easter Eddie eats eighty Easter eggs. She slits the sheet she sits on. A rough-coated, dough-faced, thoughtful ploughman strode through the streets Of Scarborough;… Read Article →

Nicole’s Drums. Nicole has a new set of drums. She likes playing the drums. She practices playing the drums all the time. Her parents tell her, “Nicole, we are happy that you like the drums, but you can’t play the drums all the time. There are other people in the apartment. There are other people… Read Article →

Houses are buildings. Schools and clubs are buildings, too. A shop is a building or a part of a building. When there are many houses and other buildings together, they make a town. A city is a very big town. When there are few houses and other buildings together, they make a village. Cities, towns… Read Article →

Building with brick is good for your bottom line. Of all exterior finish products, brick has a greater market appeal. Studies by the National Association of Home Builders and other building organizations continually find that 60% of the nation’s homebuyers prefer brick homes. Brick homes command higher selling prices. Brick homes also provide higher profit… Read Article →

How would such de Broglie waves interact with the ions of the crystal lattice? An ideal crystal can be thought of as consisting of a sequence of parallel planes, each with a two-dimensional periodic arrangement of ions. It can be shown that the de Broglie waves can travel between such crystal planes without a loss… Read Article →

Sushi is said to have originated in China between the 5th and the 3rd centuries BC, as a means of preserving fish in salt. Narezushi, the original form of sushi, has been made in South East Asia for centuries, and nowadays, there are still traces of it in some parts. Narezushi appeared in Japan in… Read Article →

In September and October of 2005 I published a series of articles that explained the selectors that are available in CSS 2.1. A quick summary is that most of the selectors described in those articles can be used now in modern browsers like Mozilla/Firefox, Safari, and Opera. We just need to wait for Internet Explorer… Read Article →

Of such great powers or beings there may be conceivably a survival…a survival of a hugely remote period when…consciousness was manifested, perhaps, in shapes and forms long since withdrawn before the tide of advancing humanity…forms of which poetry and legend alone have caught a flying memory and called them gods, monsters, mythical beings of all… Read Article →

Multi-player games support up to sixteen players and can be played on a LAN or over the Internet. Three types of maps are featured: domination maps, where players must control command points to win the game, assault maps, where one team defends a series of command points which the other teams assaults, and tug of… Read Article →

The Man in the High Castle By Philip K. Dick EVersion 4.0 / See EOF for Notes Tenth printing / September 1982 Copyright (c) 1962 by Philip K. Dick. ISBN: 0-425-05051-3 Dedication To my wife Anne, without whose silence This book would never have been written. Acknowledgements The version of the I Ching or Book… Read Article →

Microsoft Word – Twain_The Prince and the Pauper_M. doc Марк Твен. Принц и нищий Mark Twain. The Prince and the Pauper A TALE FOR YOUNG PEOPLE OF ALL AGES Повесть для молодых людей всех возрастов Метод чтения Ильи Франка Книгу адаптировали Андрей Бессонов и Алексей Попович Под редакцией Ильи Франка PREFACE (Предисловие) I will set… Read Article →

Placebo – Black Market Blood Wasted face that swallowed time With Armageddon crawling She’s insane, this friend of mine And she’s always bawling Hear her calling Hear her calling you Hear her calling Hear her calling you There’s a place within her mind With rains already falling She’s insane, this friend of mine And she’s… Read Article →

The New Lawyer Matthews and Sons were a firm of lawyers in London. They were a very old and much respected company. They had been established by Benjamin Matthews in 1770. They were also a fairly large company. Sixty lawyers worked there. However, all of these lawyers were men. No woman had ever worked for… Read Article →

Encapsulate Behavior, not Just State In systems theory, containment is one of the most useful constructs when dealing with large and complex system structures. In the software industry the value of containment or encapsulation is well understood. Containment is supported by programming language constructs such as subroutines and functions, modules and packages, classes, and so… Read Article →

STEVE JOBS, SHIRT SLEEVES rolled up to his elbows, long hair over his collar, sits like a virtuoso at the keyboard of his new computer. Behind him, projected onto a huge screen, computer images – silvery letters and symbols – expand and shrink, leap and pop about as Jobs puts the machine through its paces…. Read Article →

12 September 2011 A commission appointed by the British government has recommended major reforms of the country’s banks. Reporter: Robert Peston The most radical reform of British banks in at least a generation has been proposed by the independent commission on banking set up by the Treasury. What’s recommended is as close to a formal… Read Article →

Later, as he sat on his balcony eating the dog, Dr Robert Laing reflected on the unusual events that had taken place within this huge apartment building during the previous three months. Now that everything had returned to normal, he was surprised that there had been no obvious beginning, no point beyond which their lives… Read Article →

Before the Soviet invasion, the Kyrgyz people were nomads. They lived for thousands of years as pastoral shepherds in Central Asia, tending sheep, cows, horses, and camels. In the summers, the Kyrgyz people traveled up to the mountains with all their possessions, and set up a boz ui, or gray house, a large felt tent… Read Article →

PERPLEXUS project works to develop networks that self-organize and learn Powerful computers made up of physically separate modules, self-organizing networks, and computing inspired by biological systems are three hot research topics coming together in one European project. European researchers have developed an innovative computing platform. At the heart of the system are many small modules,… Read Article →

The Hanging Gardens of Babylon are considered to be one of the original Seven Wonders of the Ancient World. They were built in the ancient city-state of Babylon, near present-day Al Hillah, Babil, in Iraq. They are sometimes called the Hanging Gardens of Semiramis (in reference to the legendary Queen Semiramis). The gardens were supposedly… Read Article →

Istanbul is truly a world city, a city which everyone should visit at least once in their lifetime. It is an enchanting blend of Eastern and Western culture, a vibrant, modern city, with a unique identity. Its rich past coexists alongside its youthful exuberance. Although no longer the capital of Turkey, Istanbul still remains the… Read Article →

A Simple Test for Thoughtful People. Am I my head or my face? No, it is my face. Am I my chest? No, it is my chest. Am I my arm or my hand? Am I my leg? No, it is my leg. All the parts of my body – indeed, my entire body –… Read Article →

Kiran Mazumdar-Shaw is among the most successful woman in India. The head of a leading biotechnology company, the 55-year-old is a high-earning entrepreneur. But 30 year ago, when Mazandur-Shaw founded Biocon in a garage in Bangalore, it was a different story.”I couldn’t find people to work for me-not even women”,she told the Financial Times. Biocon… Read Article →

People don’t just want to be educated about what you offer. They want to be seduced. Yes, seduced. Being seduced is an exhilarating experience. (If you haven’t tried it yet, I highly recommend it.) Yes, we want to be educated and make rational decisions that optimize our goals. But we also yearn to be romanced,… Read Article →

Step 2. Define some variables Scala has two kinds of variables, vals and vars. A val is similar to a final Variable in Java. Once initialized, a val can never be reassigned. A var, by Contrast, is similar to a non-final variable in Java. A var can be reassigned Throughout its lifetime. Here’s a val… Read Article →

There are many ways to write an essay. However, the standard essay form follows the same basic patterns as discussed in this ‘how to’. Difficulty: Average Time Required: 30 minutes Here’s How: Select the topic of your essay. Choose the central idea, or thesis, of your essay. For example: Information technology has revolutionized the way… Read Article →

How To Motivate Yourself – Self Motivation Staying motivated is a struggle – our drive is constantly assaulted by negative thoughts and anxiety about the future. Everyone faces doubt and depression. What separates the highly successful is the ability to keep moving forward. There is no simple solution for a lack of motivation. Even after… Read Article →

So you want to hear a story? Well, I used to know a whole lot of really interesting ones. Some of them so funny you would laugh yourself unconscious. Others so terrible, you would never want to repeat them. Now I can’t remember any of those. So maybe I’ll just tell you about the time… Read Article →

In the High and Far-Off Times the Elephant, O Best Beloved, had no trunk. He had only a blackish, bulgy nose, as big as a boot, that he could wriggle about from side to side; but he couldn’t pick up things with it. But there was one Elephant – a new Elephant – an Elephant’s… Read Article →

A Haunted House Virginia Woolf Whatever hour you woke there was a door shutting. From room to room they went, hand in hand, lifting here, opening there, making sure – a ghostly couple. “Here we left it,” she said. And he added, “Oh, but here tool” “It’s upstairs,” she murmured. “And in the garden,” he… Read Article →

Title: Ozma of Oz Author: L. Frank Baum Contents – Author’s Note – 1. The Girl in the Chicken Coop 2. The Yellow Hen 3. Letters in the Sand 4. Tiktok, the Machine Man 5. Dorothy Opens the Dinner Pail 6. The Heads of Langwidere 7. Ozma of Oz to the Rescue 8. The Hungry… Read Article →

Internal combustion engines are likely to remain in widespread use for some time yet, but it’s possible that we may be bidding adieu to that most iconic of engine parts, the spark plug. Researchers from Japan’s National Institutes of Natural Sciences (NINS) are creating laser igniters that could one day replace spark plugs in automobile… Read Article →

Trade Forex Like a Sniper…Not a Machine Gunner Today’s Forex Lesson is “Absolutely Freaking Awesome”.. Seriously! In fact, It’s probably one of my best trading lessons I have ever written. It took me at least 2 days of brain power and probably 20 coffees. So for my efforts, I am going to ask a small… Read Article →

Margaret Dauncey lived in an art studio near the Boulevard Montparnasse with Susie Boyd. That afternoon Arthur was coming to see them. The young women were expecting him. Susie was looking forward to the meeting with interest. She had heard a great deal about the young man, and knew about his romance with Margaret. For… Read Article →

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