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Where the stuff on this blog is something i created it is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs 3.0 Unported License so there are no requirements to attribute - but if you want to mention me as the source that would be nice :¬)

Tuesday, 23 May 2017

4min 46 sec #TedEd animated clip - How does #money #laundering work?

Money laundering is the term for any process that “cleans” illegally obtained funds of their “dirty” criminal origins, allowing them to be used within the legal economy. And the practice is about as old as money itself. But how does it actually work? Delena D. Spann describes the ins and outs of money laundering. 

Lesson by Delena D. Spann, animation by Juan M. Urbina.

Monday, 22 May 2017

7min 43sec #RealLifeLore clip - What If Every #Human Ever Born (108 billion) Came Back to Life Today?

found via laughing squid

What would happen if every single human from the entire history of our species suddenly came back to life today? How many people would there be, what would they look like as a group and how would it affect society? It's an absurd question, but it's still an interesting one to try and answer!

Saturday, 20 May 2017

1min 52sec #movietone clip - Spirit of St. Louis Departs - 20th May1927 Today In History

On May 20, 1927, Charles Lindbergh took off from Roosevelt Field in Long Island, New York, aboard the Spirit of St. Louis on his historic solo flight to France.

Monday, 15 May 2017

2min 23sec #TheEconomist clip - The CEO of Lloyd's of London discusses how to run a successful business through diverse thought

Dame Inga Beale is the first openly bisexual chief executive of Lloyd's of London. She's a champion of diversity in the boardroom because it can help companies connect to a wider market and bring greater financial returns