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30 Craziest Scientific Discoveries of Our Lifetime

doctor holding a brain Scientific DiscoveriesThat has certainly been true the last couple decades, in which scientists have struck on some surprising findings and changed our view of the world in ways large and small. Here are 30 of them. And for more awe-inspiring facts, check out these 30 Astonishing Facts Guaranteed to Give You Child-like Wonder….more:  bestlifeonline.

Give 30 For the 3RD Time! Canadian MP Fasts for Ramadan Raising Money for Charity

The world’s 1.5 billion Muslims began observing the holy month of Ramadan last Saturday, along with one unexpected addition in Canada. Canadian lawmaker Mark Holland has announced that he will be fasting this year – for the third time in a row – to raise money for a charity that fights against hunger. During Ramadan, Muslims around the world abstain from eating, drinking, smoking and having sex from dawn to dusk…MORE:.alaraby.co.

Suspect gets 30 years in Florida mosque fire | U.S. News |

The Associated PressJoseph Schreiber, dressed in a burnt orange jumpsuit, his wrists and ankles shackled, pleaded no contest during Monday’s hearing before Circuit Judge Steven Levin. A no contest plea is treated the same as a guilty plea. Schreiber answered Levin’s questions in a clear, unwavering voice before sentencing. He was also ordered to pay $10,000 in restitution although damages exceeded $100,000. Because he was declared a habitual offender, he could have received a life sentence…more: usnews

‘Muhammad Ali was my pen pal for 30 years’

Everyone told me that he would never write back – but, three weeks from the date of my letter, I received a handwrittenDear Stephanie, thank you for the sweet letter, one day I hope to meet you also. Tell all my fans I said Hello from me. Kiss mummy and daddy for me and wish them my love. May Allah always bless you and keep you. Love from Muhammad Ali. letter from The Champ.

It reads: “Dear Stephanie, thanks for the sweet letter, one day I hope to meet you also. Tell all my fans I said, ‘Hello,’ from me. Kiss Mother and Daddy for me and wish them my love. May Allah always bless you and guide you. Love from Muhammad Ali.’…more:  bbc.

Belgium school sends 30 Muslim girls home for wearing long skirts …

A school in Belgium had sent 30 Muslim school girls home last week for wearing long skirts, baggy pants, dark dresses and skirts over pants after such dresses were banned by the principal. The principal is quoted by media to have said “the wearing of baggy pants, long skirts or dark dresses, and skirts or dresses over pants is not tolerated.”…more:  dunyanews

BBC News – What is a barrel bomb? – Explained in 30 seconds

Syria’s President Bashar al-Assad has  denied in a BBC interview that his forces have used barrel bombs indiscriminately in civilian areas. He insists that his air force has only targeted “terrorists” and that civilians have not been harmed. But what are barrel bombs? And why is their use so controversial? MORE  bbc