Pets Are Gifts, Not Presents

How people domesticated animals. Charles Darwin was the first scientist who introduced the connection between domestication, selection and evolution. He described how routine human interactions with animals result in adaptation of the latter to human presence and use. Domestication is tied to agricultural development and hunting. It is believed that the first attempt to domesticate animals was made during the Mesolithic Period. Around 9000 BC the […]

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What Is Inside The Egg?

“Eggs have two advantages over all other foods. First, they are procurable nearly everywhere; second, the most dainty person is sure when eating eggs that they have not been handled.” ‘A Book for A Cook’, The Pillsbury Co. (1905) Breakfast is the most important meal of the day, and what can be the most popular […]

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Ultra-Thin Models Are Banned

News about ban on ultra-thin catwalk models, announced earlier this year, were confirmed last week: French parliament has passed a bill designed to combat anorexia in fashion modelling and severely thin body images in fashion photography. The new rules apply to both models and model agencies. According to the “skinny-model ban” law, the models have to demonstrate that their body […]

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What will your virtual assistant look like tomorrow?

Today we have got plenty of tools at their disposal that help to do work smarter and faster. And yet we remain busy, often and spending extra hours to complete all the tasks on our to-do list. In the past few years, inspired by Tim Ferris Outsourcing Life blog post many knowledge workers got into a trend of hiring virtual assistants for outsourcing a certain share of […]

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