I have been passively smoking e-cigarettes for a few months now (low nicotine level). And I have not noticed any major difference in my health or performance. I have never been a smoker by the way, it was just uni pressure that led me to start. Obviously it is too early to know now but … More The e-cig, good or bad?
Here is an interesting short video on some weapons still used in warfare. Published on 17 Sep 2013 “OK, so this one is up for debate, but we’ve put together a list of the top five worst weapons that are still in regular legal use, today. From downright nasty technology to devastating to local civilians, … More 5 Devastating Weapons Still in Use.
I’m sure a large number of you will have been this website. But for those who haven’t, this is a nice website where you’ll find a world population clock. The accuracy can be debated but it should be a “rough” estimate. Pretty interesting how we as a race have expanded exponentially over a few hundred years … More How many are we on this Planet?
Short excerpt from one of my answers to a question from a Human Rights course I am currently doing. The question was roughly; Is there a Western influence on the creation of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights (UDHR) and what effect does that have on the legitimacy of it? I feel that there was … More General Q’s around the Universal Declaration of Human Rights.
Today I was sitting at a cafe doing a few of my readings for classes next week when one of my friends joined me. Somehow we ended up talking about Bill Maher’s Documentary/Movie, Religulous (http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-Gxc0XEoQpQ). Which to be honest I enjoyed a lot and saw it somewhat as an attempt to criticize Religion in general … More Should we be careful with the opinions we express or not?