Friday, May 27, 2016

Unspun News for the 27th May 2016

UNSPUNEWS - 160527
A tad abbreviated today -----


WORLD
“Operation Condor 2.0: A Blow Against Venezuela”  A light on the past few decades in South America….

“US Rejects Russia’s Proposal for Joint Operations in Syria“

“Thousands of civilians in danger as US-backed forces mount offensives in Iraq and Syria“


UNDER-REPORTED
“Indonesia's President has approved tough new punishments for child sex offenders, including a maximum penalty of death and chemical castration ...”  Now THAT’s ‘making the punishment fit the crime’….

In under 3 minutes - “Clarke and Dawe: The Australian electoral system explained”  WHO BETTER?????

NUCLEAR

EARTH
“There is a buzz about W.A.'s karri forest that has not been heard for nearly 50 years.   The giant trees near Pemberton only flower once every seven to 10 years, but this season there is a uniform budding across the whole forest and the bloom has lasted for almost a year.   Karrakup beekeeper Mike Spurge said it was an extremely unusual event.“

“Australia's Bureau of Meteorology (BoM) has released modelling showing the latest El Nino cycle is over, but could now lead to a wet winter after a devastating 14 months of drought and famine across the Pacific.”

Oz - S.A. - “A flood warning has been issued for the Mount Lofty Ranges this morning following a week of wet weather that has left catchments saturated.“

“Thailand has shut down ten popular diving sites in a bid to slow a coral bleaching crisis, a rare move that shuns tourism profits in order to protect the environment.”

US - “Violent tornado outbreaks continue, major damage in Dickinson Co, Kansas“

UNCLASSIFIED
“Wiki Loves Earth photo competition comes to Australia for first time“  Some great pix here, AND a great opportunity for shutterbugs in Oz!

ALTERNATIVE
“On May 12 to May 15, 2016, I was a speaker at the most amazing conference in Finland called the Dreamer’s Conference. The most wonderful magical connections were made and some massive shifts occurred for me. I will share my personal interpretation of what occurred in this article series.“  Each to their own;  some novel ideas here…. 

PREDICTION/FORECASTS

ASTRONOMIC
“Scientists may have discovered nature's fifth force — dark photons“ ... “There are currently four identified forces of nature: gravitational, electromagnetic, strong nuclear, and weak nuclear, but they do not interact with each other in ways that can be explained by the current mathematical model of the universe.“

“Mars is at the tail-end of an ice age that would have seen large swathes of the dusty red planet covered with ice.“

“Departing sunspot AR2546 is crackling with minor C-class solar flares.”
ALSO - “On May 23rd, an enormous swarm of sprites flickered and danced across the top of a thunderstorm in Oklahoma. Almost 400 miles away in New Mexico, amateur astronomer Thomas Ashcraft trained his cameras on the display. He captured the sprites--and something more:  “a possible 'pop-through gigantic jet'--a rare event."  Interesting!!!!

HEALTH
“According to a study conducted in 2005, scientists have learned that blood taken from vegans is 8 times more effective at killing cancer cells than blood taken from those following a Standard American Diet.”

GENERAL/USEFUL
Not silly, those Chinese!  That’s not a bus - THIS is a bus!!!!!!

Beautiful pix - Mont Saint-Michel, France - enjoy ….

BOOK

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“The more laws and commands there are, the more thieves and robbers there will be.” 

~~Lao Tzu


Disclaimer 
There is much disinformation and misinformation ‘out there’.  I do not have the time to check the credentials of every writer that I place in Unspun, so please be aware that your discrimination, used in parallel with your open-minded intellect, is your best friend - ALL the time!


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