The book “the Age of man. The world we created”

Hello! We got a wonderful new Diane Ackerman:

image People “have mastered 75% of the land surface has created a lot of truly marvelous industrial and medical inventions, he has covered the entire planet”. Nature is not a temple but a workshop, we populated the biosphere of our favorite species of plants and animals, many of which are invasive; we even altered the climate, threatening our own existence. However, we are aware of their own destructive tendencies and can boast of stunning creative achievements. We collect the DNA of vanishing species in a “frozen ark”, teaching orangutans to go with iPads, creating a high-tech wearable devices and even artificial species that may someday surpass us. The author Diane Ackerman, has a rare gift available to explain advanced science readers-professionals, arranges an amazing tour through the surrounding new reality introduces to a lot of people that determine the development of modern science, with ideas that in our eyes determine the vector of development of civilization, and perhaps save her.
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Free censorship and democratic propaganda


Sometimes, getting acquainted with news from the world of democracy, I feel Paganel, who came across the strange unknown insect. Just a delight feeling on the correct shapes of wings, antennae, and other spiracles.
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The good news of communism (1)

Usually when we take some work, just as the miners extracted from the earth they need rocks, we searched and found discussed in the works of ideas. To transfer such an experience to Manifest is not possible because the gangue in it almost none. Because the only thing that remains is, when reading a document written almost 170 years ago, to compare the text with other and modern realities. I mean that we, the followers and the followers of those ideals, the struggle for which is the subject of the Manifesto, is to compare his worldview with the above in the Manifest.
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The European Union has revealed the advantages of the use of insects as food

Recently the UN offered to eat insects. The EU seems to be listening – Agency for food security (EFSA) has published a report on the prospects of eating insects (BBC)

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Sdig Poles. As it can be.

Onbargenie parameters a Large shift. Part 1

Original taken from sokura in the Discussion of the parameters of the Big shift. Part 1

Yellowstone. A glass of tea twelve. Last

What threatens the population of the United States (call it the community of different races, religions, and bluish-pink of tolerance with people I did not get). What happened in Turkey and how it relates to manic idea of the author about the suicide bombing of the Yellow stone.

For those who first turned to this series of articles, reported that beginning here:
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The collapse of a utopia of diversity

Many probably noticed that the last week or two our city is covered with cartoon “Zeropolis”. The trailer, which Bunny and the Fox are attending some official institution, state, staffed by sloths, it seemed promising. “Pussies are for children, and our brother will entertain the social satire” — I thought. Basically, the forecast was justified
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Vladimir Vasiliev, Black relay

Just want to say I am a fan of Vladimir Vasiliev. A fan of rabid and irrational. From the very beginning, i.e. since the mid 90-ies of the last century. Vladimir “Vaughan” Vasiliev firmly on my list of the best domestic fiction. I especially remember “the Face of Black Palmyra” and “Anarctica online”. “Wolfish nature” is not discussed.
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