A quick look at the world news and trends in economy, politics, social and cultural issues, shows the need and drive for change. This is not limited to Middle East and Islamic uprisings, but it is very strong social movement in Europe, US and so on.... Now the question is , ...
A technology trend analyst offers an overview of synthetic biology, its potential applications, obstacles to its development, and prospects for public approval. The quality of our future will depend on the direction society takes regarding complex issues such as health care, sustainability, the economy, and national security. Successful resolutions to these ...
"All models are wrong, but some are useful." So proclaimed statistician George Box 30 years ago, and he was right. But what choice did we have? Only models, from cosmological equations to theories of human behavior, seemed to be able to consistently, if imperfectly, explain the world around us. Until now. ...
Scientific Method Steps As more proof that there is no one way to "do" science, different sources describe the steps of the scientific method in different ways. Some list three steps, some four and some five. Fundamentally, however, they incorporate the same concepts and principles. ??For our purposes, we're going to say ...
The Daily Vatican newspaper, ?L?Osservatore Romano, reported that Islamic banking system may help to overcome global crisis, Turkish media reported. The Vatican said banks should look at the ethical rules of Islamic finance to restore confidence amongst their clients at a time of global economic crisis. ?The ethical principles on which Islamic ...
Deal not unjustly, and ye shall not be dealt with unjustly (The Glorious Quran 2:279) 7th Annual Three-Day workshop - London, Uk The task of producing innovative Islamic financial products that provide a commercial value and also comply with Islamic-law requirements necessitates sound knowledge of business and financial issues as well as ...
Tehran, June 21, IRNA ? Thanks to its geographical position, the conditions in neighboring countries, and the advanced medical facilities, Iran is gradually becoming an ideal destination for Islamic and regional health tourists. [Iran, ideal destination for Islamic countries? health tourists] According to IRNA Social Desk, health tourism is provision of satisfactory, ...
I had been reading one particular book that has since greatly influenced me: Nick Herbert's "Quantum Reality: Beyond the New Physics." I recently noticed on the Amazon site that it is now regarded as "a classic" and is "a must read, a must re-read" book on the subject. Quantum Reality One paragraph ...
Before you read any further, stop and close your eyes for a moment. Now consider the following question: for the moment your eyes were closed, did the world still exist even though you weren?t conscious of it? How do you know? If this sounds like the kind of unanswerable brain ...