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Weathering the Violence of Climate Change

Gulrez Azhar, Project SyndicateOngoing research has established that as global temperatures rise and droughts become more common, political agitation, social unrest, and even violence will follow. As world leaders grapple with the environmental effects of climate change, they also need to confront the direct threat that it poses to global security. … Read the referenced┬ástory here: Weathering the Violence of Climate Change

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How to change the APN on MetroPCS

It’s easy to change APN on MetroPCS if you’re having issues. Here’s how to do it! When bringing a third-party device to MetroPCS, it’s not unusual to have to change the APN settings on your phone. The APN — or Access Point Name — is a gateway from your phone to the carrier that helps to make communications run smoothly. Many times you’ll find that if you’re having trouble sending or receiving MMS messages, or there are some hiccups with your data services, that using the proper APN settings will…

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Yes, You Can Blame Climate Change for Extreme Weather

Justin Worland, TimeIn the midst of a stifling Washington, D.C. summer two years ago, former President Obama appeared in the White House to paint a grim picture of the challenge global warming posed to the country. … Read the referenced┬ástory here: Yes, You Can Blame Climate Change for Extreme Weather

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Why We Are Naively Optimistic About Climate Change

Enlarge this image S. Guisard/ESO There is comfort in distance, especially when the distance is in time. Things that will happen far in the future seem not to bother us much, given that we will, most likely, be out of the picture. This is certainly true when I put on my astrophysicist hat and talk about how the sun will turn into a red giant star in about five billion years, engulfing Mercury and Venus in the process, swelling up to almost Earth’s orbit. Clearly, such cosmic cataclysm will mark…

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Reading With Purpose Can Change Your Life

As a person working in the advancing, quickly moving online industry, I always try to take the time to slow down and get lost in a book. Yes, there are many resources where I can get information instantly. But these little tid-bits of information filter through, and get lost in the abyss of the subconscious. It leaves me feeling empty, because regardless of the constant flow of information, it’s hard to have a firm grasp on any of it. There is so much out there distracting us between entertainment, media,…

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Quotes About Change To Make Life Better

The sun wakes, we wake. Positiveness always make a difference and great changes to your life. Read the following good quotes to boost energy for a brand new day! Featured photo credit: pixababy via pixabay.com GOAL. TO MAKE AN INCOME WHILE MAKING my life my choices my mistakes. my lessons not your business. Make bold choices and make mistakes. It’s all those things that add up to the person you become. Credit: Angelina Jolie If the feelings are mutual the effort wiu be equal. It’s very easy to make certain decisions…

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12 Inspiring Quotes About Change That Will Refresh Your Life

When we are at the bottleneck of something, we are just stuck. But if we try to see things at a different angles or change the way we work, there may be a way out, often with a better outcome. Change is hard and may be unpredictable. Don’t be afraid and go ahead to see what awaits you. Check out these quotes about change and embrace the challenge! The speed of change makes you wonder what will become of architecture. Credit: Tadao Ando If it doesn’t challenge you, it won’t…

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