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Businessinsider. Business Insider It's easy to focus on everything that's going wrong in the world.


If the media coverage of ISIS and Ebola has shown us anything, it's that we're easily seduced by fear-mongering. But Dr. Max Roser wants to remind us the world is getting better. That's why Roser, a fellow at the Institute for New Economic Thinking, created OurWorldinData, a website that tells the visual story of how the world is changing. "We are far away from an ideal world — we should work to end poverty, to end hunger, to end war — but in all of these aspects we are making progress," Roser wrote in an email to Business Insider. Roser hopes people will find his work encouraging and energize them to make positive change. "Studying our world in data and understanding how we overcame challenges that seemed insurmountable at the time should give us confidence to tackle the problems we are currently facing," he wrote. Learn Something sur Twitter : "This is how a protein (kinesin) moves within your body...

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Taille et complexité de l'univers. Humour. JB Bullet. After Seeing These Photos, I Will Never Look At Earth The Same Again! Unreal! #1 Volcanic Lightning - Sometimes, when a volcano explodes, it releases a powerful amount of energy into the atmosphere.

After Seeing These Photos, I Will Never Look At Earth The Same Again! Unreal!

This sudden jolt can result in strong reactions that ultimately produce lightning from within an eruption! Uploading... #6 Morning Glory Clouds - Not even scientists can figure out what causes this wonder of the world. So, when you see one, just appreciate it for its overall awesomeness! Unreal. #7 Red Crabs of Christmas Island - There are over 120 million crabs on the island. The Fallen of World War II. Splitscreen: A Love Story. Spurious Correlations.

Les 33 plus beaux lieux abandonnés dans le monde. 27 April 2013 Bien des endroits à travers la Terre ont, autrefois connu la civilisation.

Les 33 plus beaux lieux abandonnés dans le monde

Si l’homme s’est emparé du monde, il a aussi abandonné des milliers de lieux qui recèlent bien des mystères à l’heure d’aujourd’hui. Dame Nature ayant reprise ses droits, elle leur a donné une seconde vie. Ouvrez grands les yeux… 1. Le Christ des abysses à San Fruttuoso en Italie 2. 3. 4. Spurious Correlations By Tyler Vigen. 100 Years of Fashion In Only 100 Seconds. This Is Incredible! Petite histoire du ticket de métro parisien.

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Mais qui s'en préoccupe vraiment ? The miracle of life. Dare-Change. Heartwarming Thai Commercial - Thai Good Stories By Linaloved. Pedro Ivan - ¡Que manera de entregar a su hija! Une plume, un équilibre, une vie. Voix d'outretombe : les derniers mots de condamnés à mort exécutés au Texas. Je veux d'abord dire à ma mère de ne pas pleurer, il n'y a aucune raison de pleurer, tout le monde meurt.

Voix d'outretombe : les derniers mots de condamnés à mort exécutés au Texas

L'heure vient pour tout le monde, ne te fais pas de souci pour moi. Je suis fort. A ma famille : mon vieux, mes gamins, papa est désolé. J'aime chacun d'entre vous. Je vais vous attendre. Aux victimes, je suis vraiment désolé pour tout ce qui est arrivé, je ne suis pas la personne malveillante que vous pensez. Linda, je t'aime, je t'estime. First, I want to let my mom know not to cry, there is no reason to cry, everybody dies. To the victims, I'm very sorry for everything that happened. Linda, I love you, I appreciate you. The Battle We Didn't Choose. Text of Reyhaneh Jabbari's will in a voice message to her mother. Details Saturday, 25 October 2014 06:33 NCRI - Reyhaneh Jabbari, the Iranian woman who was hanged today (October 2,2014) by the Iranian regime’s henchman after 7 years imprisonment had released her will in a Voice recording of Reyhaneh Jabbari heartbreaking message to her mother.

Text of Reyhaneh Jabbari's will in a voice message to her mother

In a heart-rending message to her family in April, first addressing her mother Sholeh, 26-year-old Reyhaneh Jabbari tells of how she trusted the law, but has faced death for the crime of defending herself against an agent from the Iranian regime’s intelligence who tried to abuse her. The English translation of Reyhaneh Jabbari's will provided by National Council of Resistance of Iran - NCRI.

(Below is the link to translation to other languages) Dear Sholeh, today I learned that it is now my turn to face Qisas (the Iranian regime's law of retribution). The world allowed me to live for 19 years. However, with that cursed blow the story changed. How optimistic was he who expected justice from the judges! Blog d'un condamné.

J’ai demandé à une infirmière pour rencontrer D….

Blog d'un condamné

Une requête qui lui a semblé particulièrement étonnante. Il y a peu de contact entre les malades. Mais D… n’avait pas de visite à ce moment-là et il a accepté. J’ai été amené dans sa chambre et nous avons pris le temps de discuter. En écrivant ces lignes, je pleure.