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Rainbow and values of diversity

Korea Times 15 Aug 2022
Yet, even a casual reading of the four gospels in the New Testament shows that Jesus pushed against the power structures of his society ... They embraced the Roman rulers and used that powerful position to try to control society ... There are so many problems in society that need to be given attention ... He is president of the Royal Asiatic Society Korea.
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How biodiversity loss could cause bankruptcy in some countries

GreenBiz 15 Aug 2022
The growing threat to the biodiversity of the planet, upon which life on earth depends, is well documented ... Research by the Royal Society Scientific Journal also indicates that climate change is expected to become one of the largest drivers of biodiversity loss by the second half of this century ... Biodiversity loss is a major risk for global economy.
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The Princess review – the Diana documentary that’s packed with ironic (and twisted) detail

The Guardian 14 Aug 2022
From TV commentators calling Camilla and Diana ‘friends’ to Robert Kilroy-Silk’s take on the royal, this programme’s archive footage shows society’s sordid relationship with her The Princess (Sky Documentaries), a feature-length biography of Diana, Princess of Wales ...
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Nick Gardner, 82, bags his last Munro while raising a mountain of donations

The Times/The Sunday Times 14 Aug 2022
The grandfather of four, who decided to raise funds for Alzheimer’s Scotland and the Royal Osteoporosis Society [ROS] after his wife, Janet, 84, ...
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Cats to be freed from special lockdown in German town

BBC News 14 Aug 2022
People in Walldorf, in the south-west, were ordered in May to keep their cats indoors to protect an endangered bird ... Many millions of birds die naturally each year, but there is no evidence that attacks from cats in gardens is causing populations to decline, according to Britain's Royal Society for the Protection of Birds (RSPB) ... Related Topics.
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Cash-strapped Britons give up pets as living costs soar

Gulf News 14 Aug 2022
LONDON ... Exotic pets such as snakes and lizards are also proving too expensive due to their need for specialist heating and lighting. Three snakes, including an 8-foot (2.4-metre) boa constrictor, were recently dumped in pillow cases outside a reptile shop, the Royal Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (RSPCA) told Reuters ... Image Credit ... .
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Scottish walker, 82, completes mission to climb every Munro

The Observer 14 Aug 2022
Nick Gardner embarked on the challenge in an attempt to raise funds for Alzheimer’s Scotland and the Royal Osteoporosis Society (ROS) after his wife, Janet, 84, who has since moved to a care home, developed both conditions ... “I feel like a child on Christmas Eve ... Photograph. Jane Barlow/PA ... Sign up to First Edition. Free daily newsletter ... Read more ... .
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Cash-strapped Britons give up pets as living costs soar | Mint

Live Mint 14 Aug 2022
TRENDING STORIESSee All. Premium Rakesh Jhunjhunwala's death live updates. Last remains ... Premium Big Bull Rakesh Jhunjhunwala passes away at 62 ... Three snakes, including an 8-foot (2.4-metre) boa constrictor, were recently dumped in pillow cases outside a reptile shop, the Royal Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (RSPCA) told Reuters ... .
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Oakland County community calendar Aug. 14 and beyond

The Oakland Press 14 Aug 2022
Air shows ... Aug. 14 at 6500 Highland Road, Waterford Twp ... Business workshops ... Aug ... Aug ... Aug ... Aug ... Peter Hook & the Light in Royal Oak, 5 things to know Health/safety activities ... Wattles Road, Troy, Troy Historical Society member- $7 in advance or $8 day-of; non-members ... 10, Royal Oak Historical Society Museum, royaloakhistoricalsociety.com, $10+ donation.
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Sir Salman Rushdie’s feisty sense of humour remains intact, family says

Belfast Telegraph 14 Aug 2022
Sir Salman Rushdie suffered severe, life-changing injuries but his “usual feisty and defiant sense of humour remains intact”, his family has said ... He said ... Sir Salman Rushdie during a book signing (Yui Mok/PA). PA. / ... / ... / ... The president of the Royal Society of Literature, Bernardine Evaristo, said she was pleased to hear he was off a ventilator, adding ... .
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Salvation of New Zealand’s dying giant kauri trees may have roots in Māori wisdom

The Observer 14 Aug 2022
The increasingly close weaving of matauranga and science in New Zealand has, at times, been controversial – last year, Richard Dawkins weighed in, writing to the New Zealand Royal Society to say that “no indigenous myths from anywhere in the world, no matter how poetic or ...
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Is it time to end cats’ right to roam?

The Observer 14 Aug 2022
There is an elaborate bird rescue mission under way in the town of Walldorf ...500 (£420) if a cat is caught outside; €50,000 if it takes an endangered lark ... UK cat owners feel differently ... The UK’s largest bird charity, the Royal Society for the Protection of Birds (RSPB), is not particularly concerned about the impact of cats on the British mainland.
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Buttler, Miller, McCoy, Bosch signed up by Paarl Royals for CSA T20 League

Suryaa 13 Aug 2022
"This investment enables us to further scout and develop world-class talent, grow our fanbase by bringing more fans into the Royals family and help extend the reach of the IPL too, in line with our core purpose of 'Transforming Society through Sport, Transforming Sport through innovation'," said the official website of Rajasthan Royals.
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BreakPoint: Which theory of evolution? Toppling the idol of 'settled science'

Times Free Press 13 Aug 2022
They called their proposed rethink the "Extended Evolutionary Synthesis," and a year later, the Royal Society in London held a conference to discuss it ... The Guardian article described how Royal Society scientists and Nobel laureates alike boycotted the conference, attacking the ...
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Scottish walker, 84, completes mission to climb every Munro

The Guardian 13 Aug 2022
Nick Gardner embarked on the challenge in an attempt to raise funds for Alzheimer’s Scotland and ...

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