Nairobi City – Annexation of Parts of Kibera Slum

In Nairobi there is a huge slum named Kibera or "Forest" unfortunately there is nothing peaceful about that tree line, as there are no trees only 800,000 people living in slums...

The Use of Metaphor, Symbol and Myth in Spiritual Literature

Since I was young I have been able to look at ordinary objects like curtains, crumpled clothes or the shadow on a water jug on a table and I have seen...

Ford – The History of Ford Motors

Ford Motor Company or simply Ford Motors, is an American car manufacturer based in Dearborn, Michigan. This company is currently the second largest car manufacturer in the US and ranks as...

Composting Toilets in Ireland

Flushing toilets is the single highest use of household hold drinking water in Ireland. The average Irish person flushes the toilet 5 times a day using 30 litres of water. In...

Hope in a Hopeless Time

There is always a crisis lying in wait for all of us. Life out there is not easy. Sometimes stress is pressing so hard you can hardly...

Healing Secrets of the Pharaohs-Egyptian Healing Rods

For 3,000 years statues of the Pharaohs depicted them holding two rods. The Pharaohs used the rods to promote personal power, vitality, and spiritual development (to attune themselves to Cosmic Forces)....

Spanish Immigrants to the United States in the Early 1900s

We all pretty much accept that the United States is primarily a land of immigrants. And anyone educated in the United States will have read about the Spanish conquistadores in their...

Emergence of Photovoltaics

Photovoltaics offer consumers the ability to generate electricity in a clean, quiet and reliable way. Photovoltaic systems are comprised of photovoltaic cells, devices that convert light energy directly into electricity. Because...

The RoHS Directive: What Substances Does It Cover?

The R estriction o f the use of certain H azardous s ubstances (RoHS) Directive came into force on 1st July 2006. From this date, producers of eight categories...

Facts About Lake Malawi

Lake Malawi, also known as Lake Nyasa amongst a host of other names, is a beautiful lake that is probably the main setting of some marine biologists' dreams every night. This...