BBC re-visits Madalitso in Mangochi District: The small town of Monkey Bay on the banks of Lake Malawi, like so many other small towns and villages throughout southern Africa, is being destroyed by HIV/AIDS. We return to Monkey bay where Joyce Lwanda jumps from class to class struggling to teach an entire primary school on […]
What is a liquid? “Liquids” under the new provisions include: * Aerosols * Chocolate spread * Cream cheese * Creams * Deodorants * Drinks of all kinds * Foams of all kinds * Gels * Hair gel * Liquid lipsticks (e.g. gloss) * Liquid mascara * Liquid/solid mixtures * Lotions * Oils * Pastes * […]
(Disclaimer: rare confessional blog entry coming up) Monday, at about 17:22, some waiting room… Virtual audio streaming going on in my head: “So do not fear, for I am with you. Do not be dismayed, for I will uphold you with my righteous right hand” It’s a fact. When I reach my personal end of […]
Video podcast on statistics vs. sweeping generalizations Hans Rosling is professor of international health at Sweden’s world-renowned Karolinska Institute, and founder of Gapminder, a non-profit that brings vital global data to life. With the drama and urgency of a sportscaster, he debunks a few myths about the “developing” world. via Climb to the Stars.
Weekend is WordPress playland here at the headquarters of Chiperoni.ch. I upgraded to the latest version of WP 2.0.5 and started playing around with the Tarski and Simplr themes. Quite undecided still. Will probably return to the previous design any time soon. Here’s the current Tarski setup: And Simplr: Also included is the usual WP […]