Archive for the ‘General Interest’ Category

Was I the Only One

Tuesday, April 21st, 2015
Back in the 70's , I had a lot of time on my hands Then, we thought technology was at a pretty high level as the family got their first car that had air conditioning Read The Post [...]

How Arabic Translation is Done

Monday, June 24th, 2013
Arabic translation is the delicate process of translating documents or texts from Arabic language into another, whether English, French, Chinese or Spanish, and vice-versa Generally, it involves knowledge and skills in linguistics Read The Post [...]

The Christmas Wish – the Act of Giving

Monday, December 17th, 2012
This Christmas, as you sit in the comfort of your own home, surrounded by your closest family and friends, try to spare a thought for those less fortunate than you As you are aware, we have not all been blessed with warm homes, good nourishing food, expensive gifts and endless supplies of unconditional love Read The Post [...]

The British Christmas

Monday, December 17th, 2012
Like most countries we begin planning for this holiday season well before the beginning of December This includes making dinner plans with the extended family, collecting decorations, cleaning our houses from top to bottom, buying gifts for our friends and family, and sending Christmas cards to those across the globe Read The Post [...]

The Metaphysical Properties Of Incense

Saturday, December 15th, 2012
The word incense is derived from Latin word incendiary which means to burn Basically incense is a compound with aroma which releases pleasing scents when it is burnt Read The Post [...]

The Victorian Ethos of the Discovery and Exploration of a New World

Saturday, December 15th, 2012
The zenith age of the Industrial Revolution coincided with the beginnings of the Victorian Ethos What characterized the Victorian Ethos was an undying passion and curiosity for exploration, for the discovery of the unknown Read The Post [...]

Save the Whales

Thursday, December 13th, 2012
The Whale and Dolphin Conservation Society (WDCS) first established in 1987, is a leading global charity that is dedicated to defending whales as well as dolphins from the threats they face including: hunting, captivity, pollution, climate change as well as entanglement in fishing nets and ship collisions Read The Post [...]

Nostradamus 2012 And The Art Of Successful Prediction

Tuesday, December 4th, 2012
2012 is proving to be a record-setting year on the sheer quantity of Nostradamus predictions Beyond the Mayan end-of-the-world event, a shaky global economy, an upcoming presidential election, and a looming crisis in the Middle East combine to create a flourishing environment for prophecy Read The Post [...]

The Mysterious Green Man

Monday, December 3rd, 2012
Perhaps you know someone with the proverbial "green thumb" It seems every plant they touch thrives Read The Post [...]

Introduction to Symbology: The Double Eagle

Sunday, December 2nd, 2012
Pictures and images surround us every day, competing for our attention They tell us about things we could have, do, and avoid Read The Post [...]