An amazing documentary on the radioactive Wolves of Chernobyl.
Calls are growing for high sugar drinks to be taxed in the same way as cigarettes to curb rising obesity. Does the drinks industry’s resistance echo that of the tobacco industry denial in the 1960s? Jeremy Paxman spoke to James Quincey, president of Coca Cola Europe.
Vanquish Fat Removal is a new state of the art, non-invasive Fat Removal and Fat Reduction procedure that eliminates unwanted “belly” fat using Safe RF Technology to destroy the fat cells. Vanquish Fat Removal heats the fat cells in the abdomen without harming the skin or surrounding muscle. Vanquish is for women […]
Iran Says Snowden ClaimsThe US Govt. Is Working With Extraterrestrials.
Astronaut (Apollo VET) Alleges GOV’T Cover-Up About Aliens ….
(Via NaturalNews | Jonathan Benson) The idea that DNA from genetically modified organisms (GMOs) is broken down in the digestive tract and rendered innocuous, a common industry claim, is patently false. A recent study published in the scientific journal PLOS ONE found that large, meal-derived DNA fragments from GMOs are fully capable of transferring their […]
For those with access to its mobile app, Uber is quickly becoming the preferred method of transportation over traditional taxis. It’s a lot easier to summon a ride with a tap on your iPhone screen than hailing down a cab on the side of the street. For drivers, Uber is proving to be […]
This short documentary follows the lawyer Steven Wise’s effort to break down the legal wall that separates animals from humans.
AT&T has confirmed that it is going to acquire satellite television operator DirecTV for $48.5 billion. With a customer base of more than 35 million subscribers (as of December 2012), DirecTV is the second-largest pay TV provider in the United States. AT&T notes that the move will create “a unique new competitor with unprecedented capabilities […]
There has been a semi-controversial bill bouncing around the California Senate that would force smartphone manufacturers to include a ‘kill switch’ feature that would brick a device if lost or stolen, rendering it useless until the original owner reactivates it. New legislation (championed by Mark Leno) goes into effect on July 1, 2015. After that […]
Why is Cinco de Mayo, a holiday commemorating a Mexican victory over the French at Puebla in 1862, so widely celebrated in California and across the United States, when it is scarcely observed in Mexico? David E. Hayes-Bautista, Professor of Medicine and Director of the Center for the Study of Latino Health and Culture at […]
The jury is done deliberating. The results are in. And Samsung is guilty. Again. Weeks of legal sparring between Apple and Samsung has finally culminated this week in San Jose, as a federal jury just ruled that Samsung did indeed infringe on at least one of Apple’s patents while it only partially infringed on […]
Apple is ready to defy authorities and let you know when the NSA wants your data. Prosecutors warn that such a move will undermine investigations by tipping off criminals and allowing them to destroy sensitive data, but according to the Washington Post, Apple and others have already changed their policies. “Later this month, Apple will […]
Hundreds of pay phone booths across the city will soon be transformed into “smart screen ” stations as part of a pilot program, according to the New York Post. Next month, 250 phone booths across the five boroughs will be outfitted with 32-inch smart screens with Internet connections, the Post reports. They’ll display local neighborhood […]
Edward Snowden, the former National Security Agency contractor responsible for leaking a number of classified documents to media outlets in 2013, recently spoke via a Beam telepresence robot from Suitable Technologies at the TED2014 conference in Vancouver, Canada. Chris Anderson, the head of TED, interviewed Snowden about a variety of subjects, including PRISM and other […]
The man Newsweek claims is the founder of Bitcoin denied he had anything to do with the digital currency.
Do you want solid proof that paid government shills are targeting websites, blogs, forums and social media accounts? For years, many have suspected that government trolls have been systematically causing havoc all over the Internet, but proving it has been difficult. But now thanks to documents leaked by Edward Snowden and revealed by Glenn Greenwald, […]
Here is a book called “It’s Perfectly Normal” on the 4th grade reading list in Tennessee. Below are photos Victoria Jackson took from the book that a teacher of 30 years shared with her. Parents are not aware that this book is in 4th grade classrooms. Candy Emerson is currently running for a position on […]
Project Tango is an exploration into giving mobile devices a human-scale understanding of space and motion. What if you never found yourself lost in a new building again? What if directions to a new location didn’t stop at the street address? Imagine playing hide-and-seek in your house with your favorite game character. Imagine competing against […]
Bitcoin, a new currency created by a group of anonymous programmers. Numerous websites are accepting it and monetary authorities don’t like it. But, some authoritative voices, like Virgin’s Richard Branson and PayPal’s Peter Thiel, support the initiative. Many investors are beginning to take Bitcoin seriously as well. The time has come for members of Generation-Y […]