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A new one billion dollar research on DNA and the brain

A new one billion dollar research on DNA and the brain

To write DN `s Karin Bojs: http://www.dn.se/nyheter/vetenskap/usa-storsatsar-pa-sina-hjarnor  Last week was U.S. President Barack Obama’s big speech to the nation. There, he mentioned a huge new investment in brain research – on a par with expeditions to the moon in the 1960s, and the mapping of the human genome in the 1990s.  Obama’s announcement comes just weeks […]

“Fracking” and again in Sweden

“Fracking” and again in Sweden

There is a frightening development in mineral extraction in Sweden and in other countries, and shale gas is one of the new products. Shale gas is extracted through a method known as “fracking” This is a description of how it works:  1 Natural gas is bound in layers of dark slate. To get it up to the surface […]

Stop tormenting all students with a lot of math!

Stop tormenting all students with a lot of math!

This feels really fresh and innovative. This is exactly how I have felt for math yet so will focus been put on increasing math skills using a variety of expensive measures. But that’s because it activates the part of consciousness that prevents imagination and aesthetic thinking. The main task of the school is to reshape […]

European one billion investment in new antibiotics

European one billion investment in new antibiotics

EU wants to invest BILLIONS of developing new antibacterial drugs now. Once again, this enormous waste of OUR money. The reason now for this bet, is that there have been major problems with resistant bacteria that survive antibiotics. But instead of further research in that area, they could instead adopt the use of colloidal silver. […]