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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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$80 Night Vision Goggles

Posted on September 29th by HB. %
By Ben Kuchera | Published: September 28, 2008 - 03:45PM CT There are some things that every citizen should have a right to: quality health care, a job that contributes ...
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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.
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‘Spying on the Homefront’ (PBS Documentary)

Posted on September 25th by HB.
"So many people in America think this does not affect them. They've been convinced that these programs are only targeted at suspected terrorists. … I think that's wrong. … ...
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‘Genius Grant’ Winners Keep It Simple

Posted on September 25th by HB. %
The Sound Artist Walter Kitundu, 35, is a multimedia artist, composer and builder who creates hybrid instruments out of turntables and strings. One such instrument he created is ...
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10 Things You Should Know About Bush’s $700 Billion Dollar Bailout

Posted on September 25th by HB. 2
By AlterNet Staff, AlterNet. Posted September 23, 2008. The Bush administration's proposal ...

Charges Dropped Against DN! Journalists; Investigation Needed

Posted on September 20th by HB.
The St. Paul City Attorney’s office announced Friday it will not prosecute Democracy Now! journalists Amy Goodman, Sharif Abdel Kouddous and Nicole Salazar. St. Paul Mayor Chris Coleman also issued ...
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Synchrotron peers into worms for toxic clean-up

Posted on September 19th by HB.
With the Large Hadron Collider dominating technology news headlines this week, perhaps it’s time for a glance at a much pokier particle accelerator, the synchrotron. In particular, the relationship between ...
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100s of new creatures found on Australian reefs

Posted on September 18th by HB.
AP Photo: In this 2008 photo provided by the Queensland Museum is researcher Neil Bruce of the... Slideshow: Read More →
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Outside Lehman building, artist captures scorn

Posted on September 18th by HB. %
Public, Lehman workers invited to comment on portrait of company’s CEO Seth Wenig / AP Pedestrians scribbled their throughts on a painting of Lehman Brothers' CEO Richard Fuld, by artist Geoffrey Raymond, ...
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30 Pixadores storm the Choque Cultural Gallery

Posted on September 18th by HB. %
Things are heating up in Sao Paulo... Last week a group of 30 Pixadores stormed the Choque Cultural Gallery in protest against the "marketing, institutionalization and domestication of Street Art" by ...
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Doodles in SF

Posted on September 18th by HB. %
Artist: Doodles
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Polar Bears make their way down to Washington, D.C.

Posted on September 18th by HB. %
As Arctic Sea Ice Reaches 2008 low, Street Art Project Highlights Shared Fate of Polar Bears, Humanity Greenpeace has unveiled a collaborative art project with street artist Mark Jenkins. ...
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Analemma Over New Jersey (MOVIE)

Posted on September 18th by HB. %
Movie: Analemma Over New Jersey Credit & Copyright: Tom Matheson (Guidescope.net) Explanation: An analemma is that figure-8 curve that you get when ...
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Wall Street Socialists (by Amy Goodman)

Posted on September 18th by HB. 2
Posted on Sep 17, 2008 By Amy Goodman The financial crisis gripping the U.S. has the largest banks and insurance companies begging for massive government bailouts. The banking, investment, finance and insurance industries, ...
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Zod 2008

Posted on September 18th by HB.
Vote for Your Ruler When I first came to your planet and demanded your homes, property and very ...
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The Unbearable Lightness of Election 2008 (f/ The Nation)

Posted on September 17th by HB. %
posted by Katrina vanden Heuvel on 09/16/2008 @ 12:43pm This should be a big election about big issues. The greatest financial crisis since the Depression. Soaring global debt. Collapsing ...
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How to Hack a Sequoia Touch-Screen Voting Machine

Posted on September 17th by HB.
Thursday, 11 September 2008, 5:22 pm Column: Bradblog.Com UC Computer Scientists Release Video on How to Hack a Sequoia Touch-Screen Voting Machine Experts from CA's 'Top-to-Bottom Review' of E-Voting ...
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TV for Spooks

Posted on September 17th by HB.
Open Source Intel Rocks - Sorry, It's Classified By Noah Shachtman September 17, 2008 | 11:45:00 AM The head of the CIA doesn't want you to know what he ...
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Jon Stewart: ‘It’s nice to know he lies also to Republicans’

Posted on September 16th by HB.
Author: Dick Armey livid Cheney 'bullshitted' him about Iraq 'mini-nuke' David Edwards and Muriel Kane Published: Tuesday September 16, 2008 For nearly eight years, Vice President Dick Cheney has combined an unprecedented ...
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The Kennedy Space Center

Posted on September 16th by HB.
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Crypto City

Posted on September 16th by HB.
huh?
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Rusting Giant Antennas in the Middle of Ukrainian Forest

Posted on September 16th by HB. 2
The trees and bushes are slowly reclaiming the territory:
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R.I.P. Pink Floyd’s Richard Wright

Posted on September 15th by HB. %
Pink Floyd founding member and keyboardist Richard Wright died on Monday following "a short struggle with cancer" at the age of 65, according to a note ...