A universe from nothing

March 8, 2010

How could a universe evolve from nothing? This talk by Lawrence Krauss doesn’t answer the question fully, there is still so much that we don’t know about how the universe works and how it came about, but he makes the idea a bit easier to accept – and teaches us a lot of interesting things about the universe along the way. If you want to learn more about our current picture of the universe, see this video!



March 7, 2010

Documentary of the week: Jimmys GM food fight

March 6, 2010

The documentary of the week is Jimmys GM food fight, and is about genetically modified food. Is it a good or a bad thing? Does it help the enviorment, or does it harm it? Is it dangerous? All of these questionsn Jimmy tries to answer in this documentary. And wether or not you are for or against (or something in between) genetic engineering of food I highly recommend it. You can see it here!

The Millenium Villages

March 3, 2010

Can foreign aid help poor villages develop? If done right; absolutely. If you are interested in seeing what aid can achieve when we do it right I highly recommend taking a viritual visit to Mwandama in Malawi through youtube:

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