Let’s See What’s in the News Today (Nov. 30, 2015)



    • This is the uneven distribution of the wealth throughout the world.  The double red borders are where they are heavily policed.


  • ClimateThis is a map of the projected world in 2100 based on GDP.  Notice that in the majority of the world, GDP is going up.  In the Northern hemisphere, they’ll benefit.  The cooler parts of the world will have higher value.  But notice that high affluent people mostly live there, which means that climate change will disproportionately affect the poorer countries.  You can read more about it here.


  • How did the people responsible for the major shootings in the US get their guns?  It was much easier than you think.
  • A graph detailing the relationship between gun-related deaths, obtaining permits, background checks, waiting periods, and laws surrounding “standing one’s ground.”





  • We often think that the more sex we have, the happier we’ll be.  A latest study suggests that having sex once a week is fine.

About shaunmiller

I am a Ph. D student at Marquette University. The primary purpose of this blog is to get my ideas out there, and then have other people scrutinize, critique, build upon, and systematize beliefs. This blog will sometimes pertain to what I'm learning in my classes, but it will occasionally deal with non-classroom issues that I'm thinking about as well.
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