oscillation synchrone neuronale April Flowers for redOrbit.com – Your Universe Online How our brains encode thoughts, such as perceptions and memories, at the cellular level is one of the biggest puzzles in neuroscience today. One theory suggests that ensembles of neurons represent each unique piece of information. No one knows, however, just what these ensembles look like, or how they form.
11 ways to become a better man, according to Adam Goodes Adam Gilchrist and AFL footballer Adam Goodes watch the tennis. Picture: Getty Images Source: Getty Images Take a leaf out of Adam Goodes' book. The professional footballer, positive role model and our very own 'Man of Chivalry' has been crowned Australian of the Year for 2014 - the first sportsperson to be bestowed the honour since cricketer Steve Waugh, way back in 2004. To further solidify his reputation as one helluva gent, Adam Goodes has opened up to GQ on what makes a modern-day man.
Objectivity in Journalism is a Fallacy by Christopher Paslay Sean Hannity recently stated on his radio program that “journalism is dead in America.” He made this comment in response to the attacks the media is waging against republican vice presidential candidate Sarah Palin. Although I agree with Hannity that Palin’s private life has been tastelessly scrutinized, I find it interesting that Hannity buys into the myth that there’s such a thing as a “fair and balanced” news media. Total objectivity in journalism is a fallacy. Hunter S.
Australian Debt Clock Blog Post 12| 27th December 2015 U.S. Federal Reserve Breaks Bad In the wind up of 2015 the Federal Reserve (FED, U.S. Central Bank) has made a counter logical (logical, in terms of their theoretical mandate) decision to increase interest rates, effectively reducing the amount of liquidity that will be available into 2016. Industry funds trump retail THE battle between retail and industry superannuation funds is heating up, with new analysis showing industry funds have delivered better returns on average over 14 years. For the Industry Super Network, which represents the larger industry funds, such analysis is crucial to its ability to compete effectively with large retail funds, especially those owned by the banks, in the new superannuation environment. Some of the bigger retail funds are now pushing hard into low-fee and more transparent super products as they respond to the government's determination to introduce MySuper: the new, simpler and standardised basic super model for all default superannuation. Combined with outlawing commission payments for new clients, this is certain to lead to much greater consolidation in the industry.
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Topix - Australia News 1 hr ago | The Age The making of an unlikely radical Hated by progressives for his role in Gough Whitlam's dismissal and his ultra-conservative foreign policies when Liberal PM, Malcolm Fraser today believes Australia should cut all military ties to the US. Glencore in $74bn talks with Xstrata Luke Forrestal, Michael Smith and Nabila Ahmed Commodities trader Glencore is in merger talks with mining giant Xstrata to create an $US80 billion ($74.6 billion) combined mining and trading house in a deal that would transform the global resources industry. London-based Xstrata, which owns coal, nickel, copper and zinc mines in Australia, confirmed last night it had been approached by Glencore about a “share merger of equals” and the two were still in talks. A tie-up between Glencore, the world’s largest commodities trader, and Xstrata has been tipped for some time but Xstrata has previously indicated it would want a premium to get a deal away.
Recommended mental health websites These will help with: Recognition of signs and symptoms Improving attitudes to self-help and help-seeking Feeling less alone Our recommendations Butterfly Foundation Bible is standard for objectivity in journalism, Olasky says - Florida Baptist Witness NASHVILLE, Tenn. (BP)-All journalists are shaped by their worldviews, and the only way to bring true objectivity to journalism is to be shaped by the worldview of the Bible, Marvin Olasky said at the Baptist Press Excellence in Journalism Banquet in Nashville, Tenn., Oct. 7. The banquet-the culminating event of the sixth annual Baptist Press national Collegiate Journalism Conference-featured award presentations for students achieving excellence in the fields of print journalism, photojournalism, broadcasting, web design and yearbook. Olasky is editor-in-chief of World magazine, a syndicated columnist and a professor at the University of Texas at Austin. He is the author of 17 books, and his writing has appeared in such newspapers at The Wall Street Journal, The New York Times and USA Today. "Only when we take up these biblical lenses can we see things as they really are," Olasky said.