The Greatest Swindle

From: arcleinHere we go again.  As I posted at the beginning of all this, every individual who signed off on a failed AAA financial instrument needs to be charged and convicted of treason against the…

San Andreas Locked and Cocked

From: arcleinThis is possibly the scariest report that one can read on this particular fault.  It has long been loaded and now we know it is all set to go and that one break will…

GE Corn Releases Insecticide

From: arcleinThis is another sharp reminder that what appears to be a good idea has consequences.  However, actual releases appear to be minor but not zero.It will give pause to any such similar plans for…

Earth Zone Planet Discovered

From: arcleinWe are now able to detect an earth like planet in the right location to allow comparable conditions to arise.  This is very encouraging as it also tells us that we are now able…

Invisibility Cloak From Silk

From: arclein For those who crave a magical invisibility cloak this gives us an indication of the how.  I do not think that one would be invisible so much as end up appearing as a…

Jupiter Fireballs

From: arclein The biggest sponge for space junk is of course the sun.  However, after that we have Jupiter to do just about any thing else whose orbit is going to avoid that fate.  In fact…

Canada Bans BPA

From:  arclein  This is actually very bad news for BPA.  You can be sure that a stack of studies were done before this decision was made.  Canada’s regulator here is pretty immune to political management as…

Should America Ban the Burqa Too?

Image via WikipediaFrom: arclein I would like to be able to support the right of a group to dress as they choose, but that is really the problem itself.  This is not about individual choice…