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From India, Proof That a Trip to Mars Doesn’t Have to Break the Bank – NYTimes.com

February 18, 2014 – India Outsourced to Mars:  From India, Proof That a Trip to Mars Doesn’t Have to Break the Bank – NYTimes.com.  Pictured above, the Mangalyaan Mars Orbiter Spacecraft mounted atop a rocket at the Satish Dhawan Space … Continue reading

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How to Stop Whining: In Therapy, a Move to Tough Love – WSJ.com

November 19, 2013 – The Whining Disaster:  Whining is chronic complaining, a pattern of negative communication. It brings down the mood of everyone within earshot. It can hold whiners back at work and keep them stuck in a problem, rather … Continue reading

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“I stood at the edge where the mist ascended – my journey done where the world ended.”

August 8, 2013 – Housing’s Stealth Recovery is Finished: The much-heralded housing recovery is over. No, you won’t see a bunch of new foreclosures in your neighborhood. And I doubt the value of your home will plummet. But the big, … Continue reading

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High-Speed Traders Exploit Loophole – WSJ.com

May 1, 2013 – High-Speed Traders (HFT) Exploit Loophole:  High-speed traders are using a hidden facet of the Chicago Mercantile Exchange‘s CME +0.03%computer system to trade on the direction of the futures market before other investors get the same information. Using … Continue reading

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Click the Link, Below, to Put the Solar System in Motion

April 8, 2013 – Solar System in Motion: Click the link, below, (the one that begins with http) to put the Solar System in Motion. A new window will open from “Stumbleupon” and our Solar System will be in motion.  … Continue reading

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Global Futures and Options Volume by Category.

February 5, 2013 – Global Futures and Options Volume by Category in Billions of Contracts: The figures above reflect the total number of contracts traded, over the last six months, in billions of contracts on all world futures and options … Continue reading

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