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Scientists Unveil Missing Link In Evolution

Posted on May 26th by HB.
The fossil, nicknamed Ida, is claimed to be a "missing link" between today's higher primates - monkeys, apes and humans - and more distant relatives. Continue reading at BBC Read More →
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‘Appalachian Apocalypse’: Obama Permits Mountaintop Removal Mining

Posted on May 22nd by HB.
Article from the Daily Green My friend Jeff Biggers, a noted author on Appalachia and a strong ally in the fight against mountaintop removal, just emailed me the ...
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Lets Build a House!

Posted on May 21st by HB.
PEACEBLASTER:THE NEW ORLEANS MAKE IT RIGHT REMIXES is a collection of 30 tracks, all donated by generous artists from across the globe, being released in an effort to build a ...
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MIT for FREE, minus the grades.

Posted on May 21st by HB.
Free lecture notes, exams, and videos from MIT. No registration required. MIT OpenCourseWare (OCW) is a web-based publication of virtually all MIT course content. OCW is open and available to ...
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The TAKE

Posted on May 21st by HB.
The Take Sin Patrón tells the story of Argentina's occupied and recovered workplaces. Or rather, it lets the workers themselves tell their stories. Appearing for the first time in ...
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Security Zones and Shrinking Public Space

Posted on May 21st by HB.
This website summarizes a project outlining the impact of anti-terrorism security on urban public space since September 11, 2001. Even before these terror attacks, owners and managers of high-profile ...
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The Cove: an “Eco-Thriller” Halfway Between Flipper and The Bourne Identity (Video)

Posted on May 13th by HB.
f/waylon lewis @ huffpost.com 'Pass it on: The Cove may be the best, most worthwhile yet thoroughly entertaining movie you haven't seen yet. Winner of the Sundance 2009 Audience ...
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Dick Cheney vs. Jesse Ventura in WWF Madness

Posted on May 13th by HB. %
Laying the Body on Dick Cheney By Ken Silverstein Jesse Ventura on Larry King: Jesse Ventura: I would prosecute every person who was involved in that torture. I would ...

Conservative Historian Andrew Bacevich Warns Against Obama’s Escalation of War in Afghanistan and Intensifying Use of Air Power in Region (WATCH)

Posted on May 13th by HB.
Less than a week after US air strikes killed over a hundred Afghan civilians, President Obama’s top security adviser, General James Jones, said Sunday that the US will continue its ...
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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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OBAMA’S WAR: Skepticism of Afghan Leader Shapes Policy

Posted on May 6th by HB.
By Rajiv Chandrasekaran Washington Post Staff Writer Wednesday, May 6, 2009 Administration Is Keeping Ally at Arm's Length Afghan President Hamid Karzai began talking as soon ...

Evolution vs. Creation

Posted on May 6th by HB.
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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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Art historians claim Van Gogh’s ear ‘cut off by Gauguin’

Posted on May 5th by HB.
'Self-portrait with cut ear' by Vincent Van Gogh. Photograph: Roger-Viollet/Rex Features Vincent van Gogh's fame may owe as much to a legendary act of self-harm, as it does to his ...

Pete Seeger at 90

Posted on May 4th by HB.
In January, on the steps of the Lincoln Memorial, Pete Seeger was the oldest person to perform as part of Barack Obama's inauguration festivities. Singing the "greatest song about America ...
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Nunca (WATCH)

Posted on May 4th by HB. 2