Gaga rose to prominence with the release of her successful debut album The Fame (2008) and its internationally chart-topping singles "Just Dance" and "Poker Face".A follow-up EP, The Fame Monster (2009), featuring the singles "Bad Romance", "Telephone", and "Alejandro", also proved successful.De Franza is right that conservative evangelicals need to attend closely to the ways intersex individuals might challenge traditional “gender binaries” between male and female.But her book leads into a tangled theological thicket, without suggesting a workable path forward. In the first, she outlines how the medicalizing of our bodies made “intersex” conditions invisible to our contemporary Western consciousness.She then plumbs Jesus’s claim that “some are born eunuchs” (Matt.
This widespread compound and other environmental endocrine disruptors may be a factor in global amphibian declines. Atrazine has been used for over 40 years and currently it is used in more than 80 countries."Chemicals from products that we use in our homes every day are contaminating Arctic wildlife." The pollutants are carried northwards from industrialised regions of the US and western Europe on currents and particularly on northbound winds.Contaminated moisture often condenses on arriving in the cold Arctic climes and is then deposited, ready to enter the food chain.Gaga's third album Artpop (2013) topped the US charts and included the single "Applause".In 2014, Gaga released a jazz album with Tony Bennett titled Cheek to Cheek.For several years, scientists have observed how the concentrations of the pollutants are magnified as they ascend the food chain, from plankton to fish and then to marine mammals such as seals, whales and polar bears.