Posts on topics that relate to more than one major category

E is for Espionage
August 31, 2015, 2 Comments

How China and Russia are mining major U.S. data hacks (PBS Newshour) Intelligence services in Russia and China are cross ...

Genetically Modified Organisms (GMOs)
July 24, 2015, No Comments

Unhealthy Fixation (Slate) The war against genetically modified organisms is full of fearmongering, errors, and fraud. L ...

Space: the final frontier 2009 – 15
July 23, 2015, No Comments

See also NASA Mars ; space.com   23 July NASA’s Kepler Mission Discovers Bigger, Older Cousin to Earth NASA’s K ...

Food and Hunger
July 22, 2015, No Comments

New rice variety could feed the planet without warming it (Science) A new type of genetically modified (GM) rice might s ...

Canada Healthcare
June 22, 2015, No Comments

Report of the Advisory Panel on Healthcare Innovation Canadians working at all levels of healthcare observed that innova ...

Quebec ‘student’ protests 2012 and the aftermath
June 1, 2015, 1 Comment

70 Quebec schools see human chains of protest On Monday, the grassroots campaign, called Je protège mon école publique ...

Food Security
May 17, 2015, 3 Comments

Salt-Resistant Rice Offers Hope For Farmers Clinging To Disappearing Islands Many of the 4 million people who live in th ...

Education: The Big Problem With the New SAT
May 5, 2015, No Comments

Op-Ed Contributors The Big Problem With the New SAT By RICHARD C. ATKINSON and SAUL GEISER MAY 4, 2015 By rewarding stud ...

Arctic & Antarctic: Science and technology
March 21, 2015, 1 Comment

TED Talk James Balog: Time-lapse proof of extreme ice loss Chasing Ice and Watch the the trailer The Extent of Winter Se ...

Microfinance or microcredit?
February 27, 2015, No Comments

Planet Rating is a specialized microfinance rating agency. Our GIRAFE methodology is continuously enhanced to follow the ...