Should we place the cards?

Love the people would know something about their future and so there is the Internet a few offers that promise to predict a future. For example, you can set up online tarot cards. What to make of this? In the Old Testament it is strongly discouraged because you should trust only one, namely God the…

There are emission-free electric cars?

In order to edit the input question right, no, there is not. The road towards electric mobility is probably a real, however, some professors out that this alone was not the golden road. a few other factors need to be taken into account. Electric cars, for example, are sometimes very difficult, which of course brings…

It could all be so beautiful

Everything could be so nice if it were not for the atrocities made by humans. War, rape, murder, robbery, theft, extortion, striving for power and so on. Basically, it would not need to give all of these things, because no one else she does, than the man himself. It is in the nature of man…

Coup in Catalonia?

I may be wrong and I would be delighted if this were so, but what is happening in Catalonia, seems to me like a coup. Due to an illegal referendum, the independence is proclaimed here in Parliament. Due to a referendum, which should never have been held and it was not clear whether the votes…

Carrot pants and frog legs

One can be visually hurt? The question is not really meant seriously, but seriously: If you grew up in the 70s, was considered in terms of pants Cowboy Style, bootcut pants that were always ready below. Eventually, they agreed on the Levi’s 501, which after all has a straight and elegant cut. If you look…

Child poverty in Germany

More than one in five children in Germany is considered poor. Sometimes this poverty is only temporary, for several years, for example. Pleasant for those affected, the whole is certainly in any way. Here, however, poverty is not meant in comparison to other countries, not for example, a poor country in Africa, but the relative…

Blade Runner 2049

25 years ago was the first part of Blade Runner, which was supplemented by a second, equally dark and equally well-made movie this year. It is a dystopia drawn, in the one hand, people live, parallel to them, the artificially bred people who replicants. These need to be kept low, because otherwise there could be…

gravitational waves

A few days ago has been able to prove something that had theoretically postulated about 100 years ago Albert Einstein formulated, but which he was not sure whether it would ever be able to really prove. Gravitational waves are effectively a barely perceptible tremors in space. They are formed when two neutron stars merge. This…

Are nuclear weapons good for world peace?

The dialectical answer is yes! And no! In the latest print edition of TIME Josef Joffe is this question in light of the awarding of the Nobel Peace price slightly. He notes that such prices recently often not past achievements are awarded for something already, but for the good disposition and the envisaged good thing….

Frank Fenner: No hope for humans

Frank Fenner doesn’t engage in the skirmishes of the climate wars. To him, the evidence of global warming is in. Our fate is sealed. “We’re going to become extinct,” the eminent scientist says. “Whatever we do now is too late.” Fenner is an authority on extinction. The emeritus professor in microbiology at the Australian National…

Barack Obama defends America’s global image

“US president rejects stereotype of Americans as ‘selfish and crass’ as he addresses students in Istanbul. – Barack Obama today called for greater understanding between countries as he addressed students in Istanbul at the end of his European tour.  Seeking to repair the damage to America’s international reputation by his predecessor, George Bush, the US president rejected…