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image: Research on traffic accidents currently focuses mainly on carnivorous mammals, ungulates, marsupials and turtles. seen Following Credits: Pixabay In their meta-study, Spanish scientists reviewed more than a thousand studies on the effects of road networks on wildlife. They found that existing data is limited to high-income countries and only …

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Shakespeare’s ‘Inspiration’ Works for Terrorists, Including 9/11 Conspirators and Gunpowder – Eurasia Review

Shakespeare’s works have inspired and angered some of history’s most infamous terrorists, including the conspirators behind 9/11 and the Gunpowder Plot, new research has revealed. New studies from Dr Islam Issa, professor of literature and history at Birmingham City University, examined how terrorists through the centuries reacted to Shakespeare’s writings …

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Don’t love me: Pitch | The Daily Star

The controversial Merepoor Pitch arrived the day before yesterday at the gates of the Intergalactic Cricket Council (IgCC) prison. Pitch waved to all the satellites, orbiting above his head, and then revealed the following over his good-length area: “Don’t like me – Pitch.” For all the latest news, follow the …

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October Arts Guide at U

Check out this comprehensive list of arts-related events happening this month on and off campus, which includes a roundup of exciting concerts, exhibits, interactive discussions, and even a live play. direct. The lights are back in the Department of Theater Arts at the University of Miami. After a hiatus of …

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Max Galvan | Death notice | reflector.com

Longtime educator Dr. Max Galván passed away peacefully with his family on September 21, 2021 in Winterville, North Carolina. Max was born in 1939 in Huanta, Peru, (son of the late Guillermo Galván and Benedicta Gonzales). Max immigrated from Peru to the United States in 1961 and soon joined the …

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National Book Awards 2021: Long list of translated books

When you buy through our links, Insider may earn an affiliate commission. Learn more. The National Book Awards’ long list of translated literature for 2021 was recently announced. The books were originally published in 7 different languages ​​including Spanish, French and Chinese. Want more books? Check out the long lists …

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Homophobes and Autocrats by Nina L. Khrouchtcheva

Chinese President Xi Jinping recently became the latest in a long line of autocrats to treat anyone who does not conform to conventional gender norms – especially gay and effeminate men – as a threat to society. But what is it about “non-manly” men that terrify dictators so much? MOSCOW …

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Cultural Courses | Journal review

Io Maeda | Journal review Wabash College offers four language courses: Chinese, French, German and Spanish. This year, the college welcomed four foreign language teaching assistants from Argentina, France, Spain and Taiwan. There are no German TAs due to the pandemic. The Fulbright FLTA program is the opportunity for young …

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Hou Yifan Challenge: Pragg always perfect

Almost no draw Due to the odd number of players, five players had a bye round on Saturday. Table favorites Praggananandhaa and Vincent Keymer – the only two players with a 2600+ rating – were not among them, however, and they ended the day as the top scorers with 5/5 …

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The hyperpartisan is ruining America | Opinion

Historically speaking, dogma and cultural progress are antitheses par excellence. When our moral and aesthetic concerns are “expressed in absolute terms and, at the same time, designed for special purposes on special occasions,” as the late historian Theodore Draper wrote in his book The roots of American communism, morals, public …

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“I’m not going to give it up”

John Lydon talks about his wife’s battle with Alzheimer’s disease. The former Sex Pistols frontman, also known as Johnny Rotten, appeared on “Good Morning Britain” to discuss the devastating neurological disorder that has impacted the couple’s lives. The 65-year-old married 78-year-old Nora Forster in 1979. He first revealed the diagnosis …

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TV meteorologist Guy Brown writes children’s STEM book to inspire young scientists and future weather forecasters

The Kickstarter for Guy Brown’s children’s book, Look Up to See What the Weather Will Be, will launch on September 14, 2021. This is the first book by television meteorologist Guy Brown. Special rewards for Kickstarter contributors include an accompanying log and weather sticker sheet. Kickstarter campaign promotes beautifully illustrated …

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In defense of Max Sebald

There is nothing in this country that we love to do more than take down our heroes. And what better place to do it than in a book review? I tend to avoid writing book reviews because they tend to say a lot more about the reviewer than they ever …

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Laila Khondkar publishes a travel diary on Papua New Guinea

Laila Khondkar’s new book, Papua New Guinea: Shorgopakhir Desh (Mowla Brothers, 2021), recounts the author’s experiences in this Southwest Pacific country known for its cultural and biological diversity, home to more than 851 known languages, complemented by beaches, coral reefs and inland volcanoes. active. A writer and development officer specializing …

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10 life changing quotes from the Bengal bard

Anniversary of the death of Rabindranath Tagore: His works are widely translated into English, German, Dutch, Spanish and other European languages. Publication date: Fri 06 Aug 2021 16:29 IST New Delhi | Jagran Lifestyle Desk: Rabindranath Tagore was not only a poet, but also a playwright, writer, composer, philosopher, painter …

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George Will discovers the “yellow peril”

Friday the Washington post published a column by George Will titled “Efforts of Civilized Nations to deter Russia and China Begin to Stack,” praising the efforts of the Biden administration to mobilize the world imperialist powers behind US efforts to dominate Russia and China. Will praised the decision of Boris …

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It’s happening at the Jenks Center

Additional events are added regularly; visit our website http://jenkscenter.org for the latest updates. The Jenks Center remains closed to promote public safety resulting from the coronavirus outbreak. Check our website for updates. Staff operate with minimal coverage to support the elderly in Winchester. Please call 781-721-7136 if you require assistance. …

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Sport and Modern Cultures | Cashmere amount

Sports stories reveal that modern cultures conceptualize physical activity differently from traditional societies. Modern sport tends towards the secular rather than the sacred. The emphasis on equality, both in competitive conditions and in competitive opportunities, consumes modern sport. Modern sport reproduces modern social structures in other ways as well, manifesting …

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The Europa Cantat festival is coming

The International Festival, which is organized every three years by a different European country and attracts both local and foreign audiences, is organized by the Public Fund for Cultural Activities of the Republic of Slovenia (JSKD) in cooperation with the European Choral Association . The festival was financially supported by …

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Welcoming Wagner – Eugène Weekly

From the strains of “Here Comes the Bride” to Bugs Bunny in opera costume riding a white horse singing in “What’s Opera, Doc” to the phrase “It’s not over until the fat lady sings”, Richard Wagner’s work is rooted in Western society. In addition to the concerts that have been …

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What does it mean to think of the world “like a Jew”?

Anti-Semitism is increasingly making headlines, from reports of violent incidents directly targeting Jews to the growing importance of ethno-nationalist discourse that frequently uses Jewish stereotypes. This rise of anti-Judaism includes a renewed attention to the medieval image of the wandering Jew, translated into contemporary language by the term “globalism”. Conservative …

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On this History Day – June 26 – Almanac

Today is Saturday June 26, the 177th day of 2021 with 188 to follow. The moon is declining. The morning stars are Jupiter, Mercury, Neptune, Saturn, and Uranus. The evening stars are Jupiter, Mars, Saturn and Venus. People born on this date are under the sign of Cancer. They include …

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Diary of Anne Frank published in 1947

In 1947, Anne Frank’s personal magazine, The Diary of a Young Girl, was first published by Anne Frank, a young Jewish girl of German descent who was in hiding with her family from the Nazis in Amsterdam during the Second World War. The Franks were hiding in the annex. It …

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Blinken launches Biden Europe charm offensive in Germany

US Secretary of State Antony Blinken is in Germany as the Biden administration continues a diplomatic charm offensive designed to attract suspicious Western European allies after four years of turbulent relations under former President Donald Trump. This is despite some persistent differences with the main allies on energy and defense …

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Poet im Peltz

My suggestion to my wife that the Sacher-Masoch book“Venus in Furs” may have inspired the insult of the Kotsker Rebbeabout all the sinful Jews who try to watchlike a tzaddik who I am Peltz, which means “fur tzaddik”, inspired my wife to tell me she would buy me the fur …

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German classic released in Hoklo

FIRST IN A SERIES: The goal was to translate the “Grimms fairy tales” as close to the original as possible while playing on Hoklo’s characteristics, the translator said. By Kayleigh Madjar / Editor-in-Chief, with CNA Linguists at National Cheng Kung University on Wednesday released a bilingual version of Grimm’s fairy …

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Spotlight on the Sheikh Zayed Book Prize

The unprecedented challenges of 2020 did not prevent the Sheikh Zayed Book Award (SZBA) from experiencing a pivotal year. The distinctions are awarded annually to honor the contributions of authors, translators, publishers, researchers and intellectuals who represent the dynamic cultural and literary landscape of the Arab world. “The award this …

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a study of the sea in Irish literature

For James Joyce, it was “the snot sea, the sea which constricts the scrotum”. For others, it’s the great brackish depth, or Davy Jones’ trap. In Greek, it is the thalassa from which the study of the seas derives: thalassography. Joyce envisioned writing a novel about the sea when she …

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