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DNA Insight Into America’s Oldest Mystery

Posted on June 21st by HB.
By Brandon Keim June 12, 2007 Decades before the founding of Jamestown and and the Pilgrims’ ...
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Map the Fallen

Posted on June 10th by HB.
MaptheFallen.org From Map the Fallen: For the past two years I've been working on the Google Earth Outreach team, aimed at helping non-profits and public benefit ...
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Battle to Save Nikola Tesla Laboratory

Posted on May 10th by HB. 3
By WILLIAM J. BROAD Published: May 4, 2009 In 1901, Nikola Tesla began work on a global system of giant towers meant to relay ...
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birds are the new socks

Posted on May 5th by HB. %
no, just two guys charged with illegal import of Asian magpies, robins, bul-buls MAY 5--Two California men were indicted today on federal charges that they illegally smuggled Asian songbirds into ...
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The Audities Foundation

Posted on March 9th by HB. 3
(1320 field trip??!)

Om Land Security, on the phone w/ Allen Ginsberg and Henry Kissinger (HARPERS)

Posted on March 5th by HB.
(Harper's Magazine) From an April 23, 1971, telephone conversation be- tween Allen Ginsberg and Henry Kissinger, then na- tional security adviser to President Richard Nixon. Eugene McCarthy had left the Senate that January. Richard ...

Obama’s Inauguration Speech: A Call for Responsibility and Sacrifice at a Time of Gathering Storms

Posted on January 20th by HB.
"We must pick ourselves up, dust ourselves off, and begin again the work of remaking America." Following is the prepared text of President-elect Barack Obama’s ...
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Big Idea: A Steady-State Economy by Herman Daly.

Posted on January 19th by HB.
Herman Daly’s ideas might help us claw our way out of the economic and environmental mess we’re in. Back Away from the Tipping Point Ten crucial steps to attain an ecologically ...
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DIY Music Kits Round-Up, Pt 1

Posted on December 4th by phipps. %
Making things yourself is incredibly fun and rewarding. Making things that make noise is even better. Here's a small round up of musical kits. There's actually a lot out there, ...
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one of the Philippines’ 7,100-plus islands

Posted on November 19th by HB. 2
Photograph by Paul Chesley/Getty Images Life revolves around the sea on many of the Philippines' 7,100-plus islands.
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BLDG BLOG

Posted on November 19th by HB. %

Organizer in Chief

Posted on November 8th by HB.
Published on Thursday, November 6, 2008 by TruthDig.com by Amy Goodman You could almost hear the world’s collective sigh of relief. This year’s U.S. presidential election was a ...
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FREEDOM NOT FEAR DAY – OCTOBER 11, 2008

Posted on October 10th by HB.
(lets start off with an example shall we?     ...   PRIVACY? ...    ALSO.) ' OCTOBER 11, 2008 FREEDOM NOT FEAR DAY WASHINGTON DC, UNITED STATES' If you are ...
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DARPA Mathematical Challenges

Posted on September 29th by HB. %
September 26, 2008 DARPA is soliciting innovative research proposals in the area of DARPA Mathematical Challenges, with the goal of dramatically revolutionizing ...
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Andrew Bacevich on PBS w/ Bill Moyers

Posted on September 29th by HB. %
***WATCH ONLINE*** August 15, 2008 BILL MOYERS: Welcome to the JOURNAL. America's in a pickle. Our friends, the Russians, with whom we were about to conduct joint military exercises, decided instead to ...
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24 Hour Air Traffic Around the World (Video)

Posted on September 29th by HB.
Here's a video displaying all commercial air traffic in the world during a 24-hour period.