Unspun News for the 11th of May, 2018

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Unspun News for the 11th of May, 2018.

Serious weather here in Tas – Hobart flooded – apparently headed towards the north – 100k winds and torrential rain. Soooo …. This edition will be sent now. With no further add-ons.

WORLD
“China is rapidly building out a Total Surveillance State on a scale that far surpasses any government surveillance program in the West. The scope of this surveillance is so broad and pervasive that it borders on science fiction:” Now DON’T think ‘Only in China’ ….
https://www.activistpost.com/2018/05/kafkas-nightmare-emerges-chinas-social-credit-score.html

“How the monetary system is rigged to enslave humanity”. Believe it….
http://www.collective-evolution.com…onetary-system-is-rigged-to-enslave-humanity/

“Israel launched dozens of rockets into Syria early on Thursday according to Syrian state media, destroying a radar installation and hitting an ammunitions dump.”
http://www.abc.net.au/news/2018-05-…ets-fired-into-syria-state-media-says/9746130

UNDER-REPORTED 
“Russia has slammed U.S. President Donald Trump’s decision to withdraw from the Iran nuclear deal as a “flagrant violation” of international law.” … “The decision could endanger upcoming negotiations between Pyongyang and Washington, one Russian senator said.”
https://www.telesurtv.net/english/news/Russia-Trump-Iran-Decision-Threat-to-International-Security-20180508-0034.html

NUCLEAR
“The Fukushima legacy: More than just cancer, diabetes diagnoses have increased six-fold” … “In the wake of Fukushima, “diabetes trumps radiation as a threat to life expectancy by a factor of 33,”
https://science.news/2018-05-07-fuk…abetes-diagnoses-have-increased-six-fold.html

EARTH
Hawaii – “The truth is this eruption didn’t happen last week. It actually began in 1983, and the destruction being unleashed right now is just the latest (62nd) episode in a decades-long continuous eruption, which scientists say could last weeks, months, maybe even years.”
https://www.sciencealert.com/hawaii…or-even-years-leilani-estates-fissure-kilauea

“A new study has found that US metropolitan areas are losing about 36 million trees every year across the entire country. That’s equivalent to 175,000 acres of tree cover in central, suburban and exurban fringes.” Is that mass suicide, or mass murder?
https://www.sciencealert.com/americ…single-year-in-stunning-decimation-tree-cover

M6.0 @ 10km, New Britain region, PNG.
https://www.emsc-csem.org/Earthquake/earthquake.php?id=664920

M6.2 @ 109km, Hindu Kush region, Afghanistan.
https://www.emsc-csem.org/Earthquake/earthquake.php?id=664943

Also see this – 17 assorted quakes in Oz in past 5 days, biggest = M3.7
http://www.ga.gov.au/earthquakes/recentQuakes.do?when=1&where=2&which=false&x=33&y=7

“BOM predicts snow as low as 800m as Australian ski fields get first dumps of the year”
http://www.abc.net.au/news/2018-05-10/bom-predicts-snow-as-low-as-800m-in-nsw/9745992

UNCLASSIFIED
Interesting – and with some GREAT bird pix.
http://www.abc.net.au/news/2018-05-10/seagull-bird-photography-sydney-andre-braun-head-on/9742590

ALTERNATIVE
“David Goodall has fulfilled his final wish and taken his life through assisted suicide in a Swiss clinic, in a powerful statement in favour of voluntary euthanasia.” Well, good for him.
http://www.abc.net.au/news/2018-05-…in-a-powerful-statement-on-euthanasia/9742528

PREDICTION/FORECASTS

ASTRONOMIC

HEALTH
“Eggs not linked to cardiovascular risk, despite conflicting advice”
https://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2018/05/180507074212.htm

A lot of VERY interesting info in this short article….. “Food safety: Are the sniff test, the five-second rule and rare burgers safe?”
http://www.abc.net.au/news/2018-05-…iff-test2c-the-five-second-rule-and-r/9746344

GENERAL/USEFUL
“Archaeologists exploring an enormous cave in Kenya have discovered some of the oldest examples of technological innovation by humans, beginning more than 60,000 years ago.”
http://www.abc.net.au/news/2018-05-10/ancient-cave-kenya-stone-age-technological-innovation/9745724

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“Thou shalt not be a victim.
Thou shalt not be a perpetrator.
And above all,
Thou shalt not be a bystander”

~~Yehuda Bauer

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Also from Bernie for this edition:

“http://www.abc.net.au/news/2018-05-11/hobart-weather-record-rains-hit-flash-flooding/9750106
Hobart weather: Record rains hit, flash flooding washes across city
In what the SES describes as “an extreme weather event” heavy rains cause flooding in Hobart, with conditions expected to persist between 8am and midday.”