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One Of The Owners Argues With Gordon | Season 3 Ep. 4 | GORDON RAMSAY’S 24 HOURS TO HELL & BACK

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One Of The Owners Argues With Gordon | Season 3 Ep. 4 | GORDON RAMSAY’S 24 HOURS TO HELL & BACK

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Climate change: Why we need 70% of U.S. politicians to unite | Daniel Esty | Big Think

So when I served at the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency in the late 1980s and early 1990s climate change first came onto the public agenda in a big way, and there was at the time a UN process launched to think about this issue. There was, in fact, the inner governmental panel on climate change…

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How does criticism affect popular culture? | A.O. Scott | Big Think

Popularity is a great question; it’s just an intriguing question. I think especially now in the kind of consumer capitalist culture where taste and sometimes quality is being measured in dollars and in numbers and in ratings and box office and all of that. And sometimes popularity is just taken to be sufficient kind of…

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Gordon’s Undercover As An Old Man | Season 3 Ep. 1 | GORDON RAMSAY’S 24 HOURS TO HELL & BACK

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The UK Is Racing to Build the World’s First Commercial Fusion Power Plant

We’re struggling to figure out what the future of sustainable energy looks like on our planet, and there are a lot of different directions we could go. The UK, however, made a bold move when they recently announced a huge investment in a prototype fusion power facility that could be functioning as a commercial power…

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Skills for Healthy Romantic Relationships | Joanne Davila | TEDxSBU

Reviewer: Queenie Lee Intimacy, security, respect, good communication, a sense of being valued. These are some of the things that most people would agree make for healthy relationships. And researchers would agree, too. There is a large body of literature on romantic relationships that has identified the features of healthy relationships, and the list I…

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Epigenetics and the influence of our genes | Courtney Griffins | TEDxOU

Translator: H Maria Castro Reviewer: Denise RQ Nine years ago, I found myself in a doctor’s office, contemplating the nature versus nurture debate from a fresh perspective. You see, I had been trained as a geneticist and had spent my career manipulating DNA and seeing the profound consequences in a lab setting so I’d always…

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Why is it so Easy to be Thin in Japan?

If you’ve ever been Japan, you may have noticed that it’s really hard to find an obese Japanese person. In the United States, it’s quite a different story. The rate of obesity among adults in America is on average around 30% whereas the Japan obesity rate is only 3.5%. But what makes the weight of…

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