ISIS destroying history – The face of pure dumbness


WARNING: Sad footage to watch.

In Mosel ISIS is destroying ancient past, books, statues.

Mosul museum was the second largest in Iraq, a national museum considered one of the largest in the world. The museum was established in 1952 and hosted a large amount of artifacts from the Nineveh province area, famous for its Assyrian, Roman and Islamic archeological sites. – See more.

With destroying ancient past, they destroy what defines them. Since without past, there is no context and thus no identity. This destruction is the purest form of dumbness, fear of the world and clueless how to understand it. Socrates once said: The unexamined life is not worth living. We can only shed tears for the lost of these treasures. (See earlier).

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Lubach – Energielabels gaan om geld, niet natuur

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ISIS? Where did it come from?

What even is ISIS and where did it come from?
This quick video can explain.

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Microbes – Rob Knight what makes us


Rob Knight is a pioneer in studying human microbes, the community of tiny single-cell organisms living inside our bodies that have a huge — and largely unexplored — role in our health. “The three pounds of microbes that you carry around with you might be more important than every single gene you carry around in your genome,” he says. Find out why.

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