Oil and Gas Industry – My Perspective
Increased consumption of energy resources by faster growing economies of India, China, Brazil and other emerging nations has posed a great deal of uncertainty in the oil markets. Today the gas prices in the US have crossed USD 3.5 a gallon and are likely to increase further.US Criticizes Devastated Japan
As the Fukushima Dai-Ichi nuclear facilities continue to smolder, and the nation of Japan frantically scrambles to devise technological means to cool the six stricken reactors before the crisis deteriorates into nuclear catastrophe, the United States has chosen this moment to pick a fight with yet another crucial ally during Japan’s time of need. And for reasons that are difficult to understand, the Obama administration has piled on with suggestions that the Japanese government has been less than forthcoming in disclosing the seriousness of the nuclear crisis.The Creation Myth in Japan
These were the god and goddess that began Japanese history. How were the Japanese islands formed? How were the early rulers of Japan born? The author, an expert in cross-cultural exchange, talks about the creation of Japan based on stories in the oldest remaining Japanese history books. You will find the Japanese gods to be fresh, vivid, and lively in the history of Japan.The Rug Hook Project a Rural Womans Cooperative
In Mexico when you meet a friend after a long absence, you say, “Que Milagro,” which means, “What a miracle.” When I first heard this I didn’t understand. “Meeting friends is a miracle?” I soon learned that this greeting, both simple and profound, is a portal into understanding a bit of the mysterious Mexican soul. As we look at the story of how rug hooking came to Mexico, we see that it is nothing short of miraculous.Should Libya Be Divided – Yes, and Here is the Plan
The concept has been floated to divide the rebel held territory with the current Libya. Would this make sense? My view is yes, and no.