Novelis has launched the first independently certified material to be made of 100 percent recycled aluminum. The first product in the evercycle portfolio is designed for aluminum food containers. It is certified by SCS Global Services to contain 100 percent recycled aluminum, made up of 90 percent post-consumer content and 10 percent customer manufacturing scrap. […]
VIENNA (Reuters) - The International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) urged India on Friday to further tighten its nuclear safety regulations by assuring the legal independence of its atomic watchdog and allowing more outside inspections...
Say this for Alex Salmond: he is entirely typical of the movement he once led. The former First Minister’s new book makes much of what you might deem the referendum’s dirk-in-the-back theory.… Continue reading The post Everything Yes voters believe about the Scottish independence referendum is wrong (but that doesn’t matter) appeared first on Spectator Blogs.
Here's a strange piece by Robert Fisk which appeared in The Independent the other day and purports to be about a Swedish intelligence officer, Stig Berling, who spied for money for the Soviet Union. The only interesting thing about the...Show More Summary
......Submitted by Bullion Bulls Canada - Written by Jeff Nielson - (click for original) (Independantly written) At first glance, the title to this commentary seems facile, especially to those readers in higher income brackets. The reality,...Show More Summary
Hannah Horvath, the central character of HBO’s Girls who is played by the show’s creator Lena Dunham, is one of the most self-involved, immature people on television. Although theoretically independent, she still relies on her parents...Show More Summary
The architects designed the project as an attempt to combine history, nature and accessibility and create diverse spaces within the complex. While there is a high degree of independence between different facilities, the large podium unifies the complex and
Telco says it will conduct independent review of its information security systems after admitting to three separate incidents in 2014.
We hold this truth to be self-evident: John Hancock’s signature on the Declaration of Independence was too big. But what if the problem wasn’t that Hancock’s signature was too large—it was that everyone else’s was unnecessarily...Show More Summary
JMG reader Ben points out yet another crackpot 2016 ballot measure for California. This one calls for the state to become an independent nation. Sovereign California is challenging the bankrupt and dysfunctional American political system with a new hope for California. Show More Summary
The Independent The United Nations has withdrawn from a partnership with controversial ridesharing app Uber over fears for women’s safety. A couple of weeks ago, Uber, together with the organization U.N. Women, made the grand announcement...Show More Summary
Following on the potentially major lawsuits against Uber and Lyft about their classification of drivers as independent contractors, delivery people working for services like Postmates are suing too. [ more › ]
At Charleston's PubSense conference for writers, attendees learn about the free SELF-e service from Library Journal. The program, free for authors, has begun curating independently published ebooks for harried librarians both at the state and national level.
Links for you. Science: It’s time to reboot bioinformatics education Why Don’t Animals Get Schizophrenia (and How Come We do)? Rethinking the brain: Critics of the European Human Brain Project were justified, says an independent report on the project. Both … Continue reading ?
Glenrothes West and Kinglassie on Fife (Lab defence) Result of council at last election (2012) : Labour 35, Scottish National Party 26, Liberal Democrats 10, Independents 4, Conservatives 3 (No Overall Control, Labour short by 5) Result of ward at last election (2012) : E denotes Elected Scottish National Party: Brown 910 E, Walker 349, […]
Some new pics, some casting, and some very interesting quotes in this edition of Sequel Bits. After the jump: Ethan Suplee is also back for Mallrats 2 Alvin and the Chipmunks 4 books Bella Thorne Sam Jones says he’s already set for Ted...Show More Summary
As your kids grow closer to their preteen years, it might be difficult to find sustainable ways to connect and bond. Your preteens are asserting their independence and likely vocalizing their opinions on clothing, television choices and the friends that they prefer. Show More Summary
On Independence Day, Bloomberg reported the latest triumph of America’s energy boom. Earlier this year America’s daily production surpassed Saudi Arabia’s and Russia’s. Since the boom has continued, the U.S. is likely to close 2014 as the world’s oil champion. Show More Summary
A beloved, iconic downtown toy shop -- one of the last independently owned toy stores in the city -- is being forced to close next month after a steep rent hike. [ more › ]
“Increasingly, it makes less sense to think of genes and environments as independent causes,” writes a research team led by Penn State sociologist David Baker. Its examination of likely reasons for the gradual rise in IQ scores over the 20th century suggest more challenging curriculums, to a significant degree, create smarter students.