Game of Terror

Game of Terror from the April 04, 2016 eNews issue (Photo: Coince) Theory of Game Theory Game Theory is defined as follows: The analysis of a situation involving conflicting interests (as in business or military strategy) in terms of gains and losses among opposing players. Game theory was made popular by Nobel Prize winner John Nash. While Nash is known mainly for his battle with mental illness through the Continue Reading

The Science of Climate Change

The Science of Climate Change from the April 04, 2016 eNews issue (Photo: Flickr) Have I not written for you sayings containing counsel and knowledge, to teach you true and reliable advice, so you can give truthful answers to those who sent you? — Proverbs 22:20–21 (ISV) A Climate Change Witch Hunt It looks as though those that promote anthropogenic (man-made) global warming are in panic-mode. First, they said we Continue Reading

In the News – 3rd April 2016

IN THE NEWS Links to interesting articles elsewhere US Plans Third Patrol near Disputed South China Sea Islands April 3, 2016 The US Navy plans to conduct another passage near disputed islands in the South China Sea in early April, a source familiar with the plan said on Friday, the third in series of challenges that have drawn sharps rebukes from China. — Jerusalem Post Israel and China Increase Continue Reading

Ripples from Brussels

Ripples from Brussels from the March 28, 2016 eNews issue   (Image: KTLA) Hear, God, as I express my concern; protect me from fear of the enemy. Hide me from the secret plots of the wicked, from the mob of those who practice evil, who sharpen their tongues like swords, and aim their bitter words like arrows, shooting at the innocent from concealment. Suddenly they shoot, fearing nothing. — Psalm 64:1–4 (ISV) The Continue Reading

In the News – 27th March 2016

Sixty Dead, 200 Others Injured After Blast Near Children’s Rides at Pakistan Park March 27, 2016 A suicide blast in Pakistan’s southwestern city of Lahore has killed at least 60 people, a health official told CNN. Some 200 others were injured, health adviser for Punjab province Khawaja Salman Rafique said. — KTLA Islamic State Driven Out of Syria’s Ancient Palmyra City March 27, 2016 Syrian government forces backed by heavy Russian air Continue Reading

In The News – 13th March 2016

In The News Links to interesting articles elsewhere Netanyahu: Hamas Responsible for all Gaza Rocket Fire March 13, 2016 Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Sunday charged that as the ruler of the Gaza Strip, the Hamas terrorist organization is responsible for any rockets fired at Israel from inside the Palestinian territory. — Times of Israel U.S., South Korea Stage Assault Drill; North Threatens to Wipe Out Continue Reading

In The News – 20th March 2016

In The News Links to interesting articles elsewhere Is Treating Syrians a Humanitarian Gesture or Strategic Policy for Israel? March 20, 2016 The official line from the Israeli Army is that it will treat any Syrian who requires serious medical assistance, no matter who they are. Medical assistance to Syrian Civil War casualties, the IDF says, is a humanitarian initiative. — Times of Israel Nostalgia for the Saddam Era Continue Reading

In The News – 8th February 2016

In The News Don’t Wait for Next President to Sign Aid Deal, US Urges Israel February 8, 2016 A senior American official has reportedly urged the Israeli government to sign a 10-year military aid agreement that the Obama administration is offering and not wait for the next US president in the hopes of securing a better deal. — Times of Israel ‘Do We Have to Hijack Your Planes Again?’ Fatah Official Asks February 8, Continue Reading

1916 – A Century Later

1916 – A Century Later from the February 08, 2016 eNews issue These things happened to them to serve as an example, and they were written down as a warning for us in whom the culmination of the ages has been attained. — 1 Corinthians 10:11 (ISV) The year 1916 was a critical point of the First World War. Events of that year have had repercussions that affect us today. It was the point in the war when things changed. It Continue Reading

In The News – 25th January 2016

In The News Links to interesting articles elsewhere Netanyahu to Hamas: Israel Will Strike With ‘Greater Force’ Than 2014 War if Attacked from Tunnels February 1, 2016 Israel will respond more forcefully than it did during 2014’s Operation Protective Edge if it is attacked from the Gaza Strip’s terror tunnels, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said Sunday. Netanyahu, speaking to the annual meeting of Israel’s ambassadors Continue Reading