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Last week, the idea of holding a referendum on income tax powers for Wales was branded as “probably the most stupid idea yet developed” . Strong words, particularly given that members of all four parties signed up to holding a referendum as part of the Silk Commission. But then coming from an academic rather than a politician, there is no need for the same restraint. And as an ex-politician, I...
Maria Dryfhout / Shutterstock.com Mitt Romney's religion won't let him watch R-rated movies, but he still wants Sony to release The Interview . America has spoken, and we all agree that Sony's cowardice has embarrassed the nation . I can't find a single person arguing that Sony did the right thing by canceling The Interview . Democrats and Republicans agree . Donald Trump agrees with Rob Lowe ,...
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Sustainable Business Toolkit
Plants are easy to overlook, and have long been considered one of the simplest forms of multi-cellular life. Stationary, silent and without neurons, they are obviously far removed from our own mobile and intelligent mammalian species. But this does not mean that they stopped evolving adaptations that allow them to process information, and use it in their favour. This is the practical, if not...
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