Without turbulence, living systems stagnate
, losing their ability to adapt and ultimately to survive.
pounds 500 Xword THE winner of last week's pounds 500 Xword is Mrs Susan McGaw, Newton Stewart, Wigtownshire YESTERDAY'S SOLUTIONS WEE THINKER: Across: 7 Platinum; 8 Duck; 9 Budget; 10 Lumber; 11 Etna; 12 Damaging; 15 Sidestep; 19 Urge; 21 Ascent; 23 Rotund; 24 Eros; 25 Extended; Down: 1 Flaunt; 2 Stagnate
; 3 United; 4 Emblem; 5 Edam; 6 Screen; 13 Axe; 14 Gluttony; 16 Insure; 17 Totter; 18 Pirate; 20 Ginger; 22 East; OPUS GASH HEW PARA R I CA AYE T I DY EMULATED SLU I CE LOG NATAL OBAN SWAGGER GONE U I G EDGES ATE ELAL UTTERED TYRE USHER AWN I NROAD TERR I F I C ABTA AVE P I SA NEON BED ETAL TYPE
ECONOMIC growth in the north west will stagnate
for at least two years, says 56% of the region's finance directors in a survey by accountants Baker Tilly.
THE coming year will see real take home pay "stagnate
" and property prices fall, the Governor of the Bank of England has predicted.
But women's wages start to stagnate
as early as their 30s and many are paying an unacceptable penalty simply for having children.
As governments clutch precious petroleum, economies stagnate
, direct foreign investment drops, and state-run oil companies burn through capital.
And it stems from the frustration and humiliation of people who see their countries stagnate
in corruption and injustice while Europe and America prosper.
The centre's Cathy Forster said the website began to stagnate
as it lost the volunteers responsible for running, but plans for updating were in the pipeline.
It had several discontinuous areas in the flow path where material could stagnate
, and it did not seal efficiently when processing high-temperature polymers.
The latter, in turn, are being held back as retail sales stagnate
and firms continue to trim staff in efforts to improve efficiency.
THE majority of families are bracing themselves for their finances to deteriorate next year or at best stagnate
According to Moody's Investor Services, profits at banks in Australia will stagnate