Tag Archives: European Union

Life Expectancy Around the World!

May 25, 2014 – Life Expectancy Around the World:  The World Map, above, is color coded by life expectancy. The color scale is in the lower left. Dark red is greater than 76 years, red is 70.3 to 76 yrs, … Continue reading

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Barbault’s Cyclical Index of War and Peace – Growth and Decay.

July 3, 2013 – Barbault’s Cyclical Index of War and Peace – Growth and Decay: This post is an addendum to Ganeau’s Index of Cyclic Equilibrium discussed yesterday. In summary, Claude Ganeau developed a method of determining periods on the … Continue reading

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Picture of the Day – Landscape from Slovenia.

January 5, 2013 – Picture of the Day: Landscape from Slovenia. The Master of Disaster

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Euro in the Eye of Continental Storm – WSJ.com

May 10, 2012 – The Euro Seems Immune to the Chaos that Surrounds it:  The euro has been weakening against the yen and would likely be lower against the Swiss franc were it not for efforts by the Swiss National … Continue reading

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Standar & Poor’s Downgrades European Union Countries Credit Ratings.

January 15, 2011 – Standard & Poor’s Downgrades European Union Countries Credit Ratings: Standard & Poor’s downgraded the credit ratings of France, Italy and seven other European countries, a move that may have more symbolic than fundamental financial impact but … Continue reading

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Iran Threatens to Block the Strait of Hormuz.

December 28, 2011 – Iran Threatens to Block The Strait of Hormuz: Iran issued a blunt warning on Tuesday, stating that it would block the Strait of Hormuz, the world’s most important oil transit point, if Western powers attempt to … Continue reading

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Gold Rockets Up on Opening August 8th!

August 8, 2011 – – Monday Opening Prices see Gold Rocketing Upward: Gold jumped to new nominal record levels, rising above $1,700 as investors piled in following the S&P downgrade of U.S. debt. After rising $46 on Friday, gold rose … Continue reading

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Gold Rockets to New Record High of $1,663.50 an Ounce!

August 4, 2011 – – Gold Rockets to New Record High of $1,663.50 an Ounce: Fears of a recession sent gold futures to a record settlement price Wednesday, its fifth in eight sessions, as its safety appeal pulled in investors … Continue reading

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World Drought Map – A World in Crisis!

July 18, 2011 – – Drought Spreads Throughout United States and World: Floods, tornadoes, earthquakes, tsunamis and other extreme weather have left a trail of destruction during the first half of 2011. But this could be just the start to … Continue reading

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