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Survivalists' Guide for the New Millennium: Chapter 2
WORKING TO LIVE RATHER THAN LIVING TO WORK Before the dawn of recorded history, a major period of transition occurred. Nomadic hunter-gatherer clans transformed themselves into larger communities who farmed the land. This they did by planting their own...
Philosophy >> Survivalists Guide for the New Millennium
The Celtic Vedic Connection, Part I
Of all the great ancient cultures perhaps no two share more parallels than those of the Celtic and Vedic peoples. A deep rooted affinity runs between them, what is present in one is mirrored in the other. Myths, Gods, Goddesses, even fairy tales bear a...
Religions >> Druidism
Religions >> Vedic
King James Bible: John, Chapter 4
Chapter 4 4:1 When therefore the Lord knew how the Pharisees had heard that Jesus made and baptized more disciples than John, 4:2 (Though Jesus himself baptized not, but his disciples,) 4:3 He left Judaea, and departed again into Galilee. 4:4 And he must...
New Testament >> John
The key-note in this remedy is the need to remain absolutely motionless, because even the slightest movement (like moving the eye) makes this person feels worse. He/she will physically remain motionless, emotionally remain motionless (wishing to be left alone)...
Remedies >> Remedies B
King James Bible: II Corinthians, Chapter 11
Chapter 11 11:1 Would to God ye could bear with me a little in my folly: and indeed bear with me. 11:2 For I am jealous over you with godly jealousy: for I have espoused you to one husband, that I may present you as a chaste virgin to Christ. 11:3 But I fear,...
New Testament >> II Corinthians
Cantharis (Spanish Fly)
The Cantharis vesicatoria, or Lytta vesicatoria as the beetle is called nowadays is widely known under its popular name Spanish Fly. Many of us know that this little creature is used in love-potions to stimulate sexual arousal. Be careful however, since...
Remedies >> Remedies C

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Thirst: A Short History of Drinking Water - Duke Law Scholarship
Research Paper No. 92 December 2005. Thirst: A Short History of Drinking Water .
thirst in critically ill patients: from physiology to sensation - American
trast, thirst induced by marked volume loss, or hypovolemic thirst, is subject to the ... nally ill cancer patients,4 and thirst was reported inter- mittently in 36% of 36 ...
Neural correlates of the emergence of consciousness of thirst
activation signal occurred in the anterior cingulate area (Brodmann area 32) putatively related to consciousness of thirst. The intensity of activation in the anterior ...
I Thirst for You - Ave Maria Radio
I Thirst for You. (A meditation attributed to Mother Teresa, read by Fr John Riccardo on “Christ is the Answer”). “Behold, I stand at the door and knock ...
Hunger and thirst: Issues in measurement and - Indiana University
Human. Associations between hunger and eating and between thirst and drinking are ... hunger and thirst may be more motivating to drink than hunger is to eat.

Suggested News Resources

Ukrainian pilot held in Russia ends thirst strike
A Ukrainian pilot being held in Russia has ended her thirst strike. Nadiya Savchenko, who is accused of murdering two Russian journalists, is now drinking liquids but refusing food.
Thibs Thirst: Which NBA team needs Tom Thibodeau the most?
​A year away from basketball has only made Tom Thibodeau more attractive as a hypothetical savior. At least once a week, a fan of a new team will declare something like, "Give this team to Thibs next year, and watch what happens..." It makes sense.
Godavari to quench Gajwel's thirst
The fruits of Mission Bhagiratha will soon be enjoyed by the residents of Gajwel as they are expected to receive Godavari waters in about two days.
Donald Trump's thirst for arbitrary power
To all those who oppose Donald Trump: Stay the course. From Thursday to Sunday, Trump performed his most impressive run of pirouettes to date. On Thursday, at the Republican debate in Detroit, war crimes were in, as they have been since November.
Africa: Can Gbagbo's ICC Trial Quench Côte d'Ivoire's Thirst for Justice?
On Monday, 7 March, the trial of Laurent Gbagbo resumed at the International Criminal Court (ICC).

Suggested Web Resources

Thirst (2009) - IMDb
Directed by Chan-wook Park. With Kang-ho Song, Ok-bin Kim, Hae-suk Kim, Ha- kyun Shin. Through a failed medical experiment, a priest is stricken with ...
Thirst - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Thirst is the craving for fluids, resulting in the basic instinct of animals to drink. It is an essential mechanism involved in fluid balance. It arises from a lack of fluids ...
Urban Dictionary: Thirst
Thirst. A form of lust of or want of members of the opposite sex. This term can refer to both males and females.
Thirst | Definition of Thirst by Merriam-Webster
Define thirst: an uncomfortable feeling that is caused by the need for something to drink—thirst in a sentence.
Thirst | Communication Design Practice
Thirst is a communication design practice based in Chicago. We work with the design, cultural, and civic communities. As designers, we cultivate conversations.

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