The Wonders of the Natural World

Vanzylx Jozi – kan n mens nou mooier kry, ons buurman skuins oorkant ons kry mos toe 9 henne en n haan persent een Kersfees van een van sy seuns, die goedjies het behoorlik in die tuin geskrop en die ou oom se senuwees was omtrent gedaan toe daar later niks van sy tuin oorgebly […]

Marmalade: A Very British Obsession

Originally posted on Longreads:
Olivia Potts | Longreads | July 2020 | 15 minutes (4,161 words) The dark wood-panelled dining room is quiet, heavy with concentration. Around the room, six pairs of judges sit at tables crowded with glass jars. As the light catches the jars they glow amber, saffron, primrose. The only real sounds…

Article of the Day (Jul 29)

Parallax Parallax is the apparent change in the position of an object resulting from a change in the position of the observer. The effect is useful in calculating the distances of stars from Earth, as stars appear to shift in relation to each other from different points in Earth’s orbit. Parallax can affect the accuracy […]

South African chief justice stands by call to pray for Jerusalem

Head of South African Supreme Court slams anti-Israel group, saying they ‘weaponized’ his call to pray for the peace of Jerusalem against him. By Paul Shindman, World Israel News The head of South Africa’s supreme court on Wednesday slammed an anti-Israel group that criticized his call to pray for the peace of Jerusalem, saying South […]

The Cure of the Nobleman’s Son.

And there was a certain nobleman, whose son was sick at Capernaum. When he heard that Jesus was come out of Judaea into Galilee, he went unto him, and besought him that he would come down, and heal his son for he was at the point of death Joh 4:46-47 The Beginning of His MinistryIt […]

Goed, beter, beste, uitstekend!

Ek stap by die Nampo-skou rond. My mond hang oop. Ek verkyk my aan die groot trekkers en wat die mens al reggekry het om te vervaardig. Ek is mal oor prosesse en verkyk my na die masjinerie wat uit ’n paar stukkies poeier Ghost pops maak tot alles, netjies verpak, in jou hand beland. […]

Facebook’s Social Media Stronghold

The Brew is previewing tomorrow’s antitrust hearing by profiling each Big Tech company at the table. Last but not least… Company: Facebook Volunteered as tribute: CEO Mark Zuckerberg The charges: Among many, regulators are concerned that Facebook’s repeated acquire-or-copy approach to up-and-comers in the social media space is stifling competition and limiting consumer choice.  The rebuttal: You’re going after […]