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Archive for August, 2015

31
Aug

Man, being reasonable, must get drunk, The best of life is but intoxication. …

Man, being reasonable, must get drunk, The best of life is but intoxication. “Lord Byron, Don Juan” English poet & satirist (1788 – 1824)

31
Aug

'Massive gas discovery' off Egypt coast

Italian energy group Eni says it has found one of the world’s largest natural gas fields off Egypt’s coast.

31
Aug

Tools for Tailored Learning May Expose Students’ Personal Details

Many technological tools used by schools are designed to customize learning, but concern is developing over the collection and use of data on individual students.


30
Aug

When you are unhappy, is there anything more maddening than to be told that you should be contented …

When you are unhappy, is there anything more maddening than to be told that you should be contented with your lot? Kathleen Norris

30
Aug

If you pick up a starving dog and make him prosperous, he will not bite you. This is the principal d …

If you pick up a starving dog and make him prosperous, he will not bite you. This is the principal difference between a dog and a man. Mark Twain “US humorist, novelist, short story author, & wit (1835 – 1910)”

30
Aug

U.S. Is Seen as Laggard as Russia Asserts Itself in Warming Arctic

With warming seas creating new opportunities at the top of the world, nations are scrambling over the Arctic. But Russia may be beating the United States to the punch.


29
Aug

Abercrombie and Aeropostale Are the Top Social Retailers

That’s big in the middle back-to-school season, especially since the emergence of buy buttons on social networks.

29
Aug

It is impossible to walk rapidly and be unhappy. …

It is impossible to walk rapidly and be unhappy. Dr. Howard Murphy