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No matter their gender or orientation, beer-lovers are 60% more likely to be okay with sleeping with someone they’ve just met. Do my date and I have long-term potential? Ask your date (and yourself!)… Do you like horror movies? Have you ever traveled around another country alone? Wouldn’t it be fun to chuck it all and go live on a sailboat? People who prefer complexity 2:1 likely to be liberal People who prefer simplicity at…

This 2 minute history of the world has been doing the rounds recently. There’s an awful lot of attention paid to recent events and big wars there. HG Wells, somewhat upset by WW1, and then WW2, wrote his history of the world not to identify an record periods of way, but to identify and champion those moments which leads to peace. Very well worth a read: http://www.gutenberg.org/files/35461/35461-h/35461-h.htm

This is copied from WWW:Wonder because I liked the writing and have been working on something with similar ambitions: Welcome to my website, thank you for stopping by. I’m trying to do as much as I can to help humanity, but I find myself in need of some operating funds to pay for equipment, secretarial support, and so on. I could of course sell my data mining prowesse to individuals or corporations to raise the…

Ambition, 1961 I believe that this nation should commit itself to achieving the goal, before this decade is out, of landing a man on the moon and returning him safely to the Earth. No single space project in this period will be more impressive to mankind, or more important for the long-range exploration of space; and none will be so difficult or expensive to accomplish. JFK Ambition, 2013 The UK will aim to double its…