Around The World In 8 Hospital Meals
A hospital is probably the last place a foodie traveling abroad wants to grab a bite. After all, hospital food here in the U.S. conjures a stereotype of mystery meat and a starchy, bland side. But around the globe, there's a lot of variety. A scan of ...
José Mujica: is this the world's most radical president?
Others see a groundbreaking social liberal, who has introduced the world's most innovative cannabis legislation as well as gay marriage and legal abortion. Mostly, though, he is famous for the way he lives. The man who most Uruguayans call El Pepe ...
A World With 11 Billion People? New Population Projections Shatter Earlier ...
Both groups foresee India becoming the world's most populous country, with its numbers peaking around 2070 and declining to around 1.5 or 1.6 billion by 2100. Where they differ most is in their estimates of the coming population decline in China and of ...
By 2100 the World's Population Could Be 11 Billion
World population to hit 11bn in 2100 – with 70% chance of continuous rise
World population to keep growing this century, hit 11 billion by 2100
Isis militants release 49 hostages taken at Turkish consulate in Mosul
Dozens of hostages captured when Islamic State (Isis) fighters seized the Turkish consulate in Mosul in June have been freed and returned to Turkey. The 49 hostages were captured in the Iraqi city on 11 June as Isis seized control of large swaths of ...
Texas court upholds right to take 'upskirt' pictures
The case stemmed from the arrest of a man in his early 50s named Ronald Thompson who was stopped in 2011 at Sea World in San Antonio after parents reported him swimming with and taking pictures of children aged 3-11. The local district attorney's ...
Leena Gade hungry for Audi victory in World Endurance Championship
“I hope I'm not a one-hit wonder,” Leena Gade said after becoming the first female race engineer to win the most prestigious sportscar challenge in the world, the Le Mans 24 Hours, in 2011. “I've got to go back and have another two or three wins and ...
Egyptian Scuba Diver Ahmed Gabr Plunges 1066 Feet to Set World Record
CAIRO – An Egyptian scuba diver set a new world record Friday when he reached a depth of more than 1,000 feet — about the height of New York's Chrysler Building. Ahmed Gabr, a retired military officer, said he felt "unbelievable" when he emerged from ...
Egyptian breaks diving world record
As World's Population Booms, Will Its Resources Be Enough for Us?
World population passed 7 billion on October 31, 2011, according to the United Nations. Just who the 7 billionth person was and where he or she was born remain a mystery; there is no actual cadre of census takers who go house to house in every country, ...
Make some room: World population expected to soar
Study: World population to reach 12.3 billion by 2100
Feeling Crowded? World Population Set to Explode Even More
5 things I ate at the World Food and Music Festival
So I just got back from the World Food and Music Festival, and yes, I feel a little ill -- mostly because I didn't know I was going until I'd already eaten my lunch. But I'm a professional and so I hoofed it over there and did my best. I was sent into ...
World population stabilization unlikely this century
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4Department of Statistics and Applied Probability and Saw Swee Hock School of Public Health, National University of Singapore, Singapore 117546. 5Department of Statistics, Colorado State University, Fort Collins, CO 80523–1877, USA. 6James Cook ...