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The Biggest Story of the Century:
How to Tell It

Comment to: “The Biggest Story of the Century Needs More Coverage” by James Fahn on 2018-11-15 in the blog of Scientific American https://blogs.scientificamerican.com/observations/the-biggest-story-of-the-century-needs-more-coverage/ Dear James, thanks for sharing your article in Scientific American. Unfortunately there is no comment function under your article. So I choose this way to comment. Honest, often, open – and transparent…

Should We Beware of Wellness Apps?

Health and lifestyle apps: Enhencing quality of life, improving medical research. On the downside: shaky and unsafe programming, aiming at controlling lifes, fostering trade of private data, supported by lawmaker’s games. Feeling gloomy about the self-determined future. Great future for sick people, indeed. Medical apps used for prevention, diagnosis and treatment of diseases are admittedly…

»Politics is the Entertainment Branch of Industry«

Frank Zappa Rumours spread also the quote: »Politics is the Entertainment Division of the Military-Industrial Complex« Although this quote might well fit into Zappa’s intentions, it cannot really be verified. It turned up in the interent only in 2002, nine years after his death in 1993. If you are interested:Here is the research: Barrypoptik with…

Our brain not made for saving the climate

The fight for saving climate and environment is above all a fight against the neoliberal global economic system. Why climate actions proceed so awfully slow may be revealed by a closer look into the biological structure and psychological function of the human brain. Our tragedy as humans is that we are no rational subjects. While…

When it becomes serious, you have to lie

Jean-Claude Juncker, the new President of the European Commission, on April 20, 2011 during an event in Brussels: »When it becomes serious, you have to lie.« And he is convinced that citizens do not have the right to know everything: »I’m ready to be insulted as being insufficiently democratic, but I want to be serious…