We recently co-authored an open letter to President Obama, which was signed by several dozen prominent scientists, supporting the nuclear deal with Iran. We are physicists and experts in nuclear issues, and are here to answer questions about the science
Paul Sawers / VentureBeat:European payments processor iZettle raises $67M and launches a cash advance service for SMBs — European mobile payments processor iZettle has announced a fresh €60 million ($67
Sarah Perez / TechCrunch:Workflow app integrates with iOS Notification Center allowing users to create shortcuts to frequent tasks, adds syncing between devices — Workflow Lets You Put Shortcuts To Frequent
Mark Zuckerberg / Facebook:Over 1B people used Facebook on Monday for the first time in the companys history — We just passed an important milestone. For the first time ever, one billion people used Facebook
Sam Grobart / Bloomberg Business:How price-insensitive customers and lack of options allowed Gogo to thrive as a business despite deteriorating data speeds and increasing fees — Why Gogos Infuriatingly Expensive,
Rexly Peñaflorida / Toms Hardware:Alienware Updates X51 Desktop, Gaming Laptops; Reveals First G-Sync Monitor — Recently, Alienware brought back its massive Alienware 18 gaming laptop. Little did we know, it
If you are a fundamentalist you are by definition a zealot and a fanatic. They may not self-identify with those descriptors, but they are reactionary and extremist. Being ultra- conservative, fundamentalists of all stripes need to try and force the
Monaco committed the irreparable injustice of deporting Jews to Nazi camps during World War II, Prince Albert II said Thursday in belated apology for the action 73 years ago that sent scores of residents and refugees to their deaths.Many of
First of all, anyone who says the US economy looks healthy isnt looking very closely. A 2% growth rate is hardly anything to crow about, and since the Fiscal Crisis, when growth was negative, the US economy has struggled to
If you put the word forgiveness into google and filter to news you get some very interesting results. At first glance, it is all about Evangelicals telling their dirty cheating congregation members that God will forgive them over the Ashley
Despite a stand-out performance in the Aug. 6 Republican undercard forum hosted by Fox News and Facebook, and rising poll numbers ever since, Fiorina still may not be granted a spot at CNNs Sept. 16 debate. ------------------------It will matter just as much …
One of the last survivors of World War Twos most famous prison break, known as the Great Escape, has died aged 101.Australian Paul Royle was one of 76 airmen who escaped from notorious Nazi Stalag Luft III camp in Nazi-occupied
Nothing says “police state” quite like unmanned aerial vehicles patrolling the sky ready to deploy 80,000 volts to the nearest protester or dose entire crowds with chemical weapons.The idea of weaponized drones has long been a dystopian, yet fictional idea.
Jozef Wesolowski, a former archbishop and Vatican envoy to the Dominican Republic, has died before he could be tried for child sex offences.He had been taken ill just before his trial in the Vatican started in July.He was accused of
SEOUL, Aug 28 (Reuters) - North Korean leader Kim Jong Un called this weeks accord between the rival Koreas a landmark occasion paving the way for defused military tension and improved ties, but said it was the strength of its
WASHINGTON — In ways both subtle and blunt, Hillary Rodham Clintons campaign is sending a message to Vice President Joe Biden about his potential presidential campaign: This wont be easy.Donors who have publicly expressed support for a Biden run have
Republican presidential candidate Ben Carson said on Thursday that Democrats were wrong to allege Republicans were waging a “war on women,” and that the real war was on “what’s inside of women.” At a campaign event on the steps of
Japan police expect bloody violence as biggest yakuza syndicate set to split. the largest yakuza conglomerate – is facing a split. Authorities are awaiting an outbreak of bloody violence, as the syndicate boasts some 43 percent of all Japan’s gang members.
When kids are young, most parents have some kind of monitoring device at home to keep tabs on the tots when theyre in another room. Whether theyre audio-only or combo audio/video contraptions, baby monitors are extremely common.
A 25-year-old man has been arrested by detectives investigating the murder of a former IRA commander in Belfast. The involvement of Provisional IRA members in a subsequent killing, believed to be in revenge for Mr Davisons murder, has sparked a
The reason for this glove -to-hand placement is that the top hand on a golf club is the lead hand, meaning its grip is of essence. Because of this, righties wear a glove on their left hands, and vice versa.
Bleeding and flat on the ground, Chris Baker tried to play dead in hopes the huge bison that had just gored him would lose interest and wander off. The animal sniffed, snorted and stood over Baker before finally trotting off.
In the latest blow to a football team rocked by off-field player misconduct allegations in recent years, Santa Clara County prosecutors Wednesday filed a misdemeanor sexual battery charge against San Francisco 49ers linebacker Ahmad Brooks over an incident with an
After Seattle Police announced today that theyve arrested a suspect in last weeks robbery/shooting incident that began in North Admiral and ended in North Delridge , we learned the suspect not only is in jail, hes already charged - in
According to local news and social media reports, a man with a shotgun barricaded himself inside a convenience store in Sunset, Louisiana on Wednesday after stabbing two people, shooting a police officer and crashing his car into the building. Police
The HSE drive was launched last month in a bid to fill 500 vacant nursing, midwifery and psychiatric nursing full-time posts. Under the scheme, nurses would be given relocation costs and free flights worth a 1,500, and their a 100
Tucked between the propertys edge and an existing birch tree, the Little Big House is at once both airy and private. The two levels of the house allow it to match the hilly terrain of the site, while the large
No information was available about possible injuries or what caused the crash. However, photographs of the scene appear to show the 18-wheeler sideways in the HOV lane as if it had fallen over the wall between the HOV lane and
This sprawling new target range facility just northwest of Toronto combines a number of sports that have gained traction over the last few years. Here you can try your hand at archery and knife-throwing before seeing what kind of a
This happy pup knows whats up, and has made it his lifes mission to get as much splashing time in as possible before bath time is over. Even though his plastic tub is small, thats not gonna stop this golden
Lack of awareness among the taxpayers is one of the main reasons for low level of compliance towards tax laws. Due date is closing in and taxpayers shall pay tax and file their return well in time to avoid any
Donald Trump and Univision anchor Jorge Ramos had in a testy exchange during a press conference Tuesday evening in Dubuque, Iowa, several minutes after Ramos was initially escorted out of the room . The Republican presidential candidate had requested that
Fall brings pumpkin spice lattes and kids going back to school, and it also means the start of your fall garden . Many people neglect their garden during the start of fall because of their busy schedules.
A news reporter and cameraman were killed Wednesday morning in a shooting that was captured during a live TV broadcast outside of Roanoke, Virginia. The shooting happened during a WDBJ7 live report, the station said, and claimed the lives of
On a recent drive through the B.C. Interior, I passed through McLure and Barriere, communities north of Kamloops that were devastated by wildfire in 2003. While these communities have recovered, blackened tree trunks are still visible where fires burned for
From NBC : More than 2,000 complaints about fire escape safety were called in to 311 over the last year and a half, resulting in nearly 500 violations, an I-Team investigation has found. Many of those problems went months before
A former Oklahoma state trooper accused of sexually assaulting three women during traffic stops is set to be arraigned on some of the charges. Eric Roberts is due in court Tuesday to answer charges of second-degree rape, sexual battery, forcible
The Federal Aviation Administration has approved the use of a paper airplane drone. Forbes has an interview with the UAV advocate who filed the petition to get an exemption for the paper airplane drone.
Why do some people refer to themselves in the third person? asks Vanessa Barford, in a BBC News Magazine article. Misteraitch doesn’t know. The act of referring to oneself in this way is known as Illeism (Wikipedia) (apparently from the
For the last three days, a Search and Rescue Officer for the US Forest Service has been telling his stories to the NoSleep subreddit. They are by turns unsettling, sad and and just plain creepy ... and whats with the
In 1997, HBO hired animation legend Ralph Bakshi to create an animated sci-fi show for adults. The result was Spicy City, which only lasted for six episodes. All six of them are on YouTube. 1. Love is a Download2. Manos
A plan to conduct Operation Fortitude, a joint operation between the Victorian Police and the newly-created paramilitary Border Force as not been well received by the people of Melbourne who, to put it mildly, did not like the idea of
Following on from the New York Times expose of nail salons, Sukjong Hong looks at the ongoing attemps to organise workers as well as the reactions of manucurists to the piece (also available in Korean). Sukjong Hong is a freelance
How SJWs Always Lie About Our Comparative Popularity Levels Kindle Edition In the wake of this years kerpupple surrounding the Hugo awards, Alexandra Erin has created a Kindle book in response to Theodore Beales (Vox Day) Amazon release of SJWs
The Rise of the Abortion Doula As Abortions Become Harder to Obtain, Pro-Choice Activists Eschew Policy Debates for Flesh and Blood ActivismThe Job of an Abortion DoulaMy Year As an Abortion DoulaTrue Story: Im An Abortion DoulaOn Being an Abortion
Did Andy have two weeks left or was his rapid decline of this morning merely a temporary problem that was easily fixed? Unsure, Andy turned to me and said, Two weeks? Im not ready for this A Walk To Remember
The Black Tapes Podcast started when Alex Reagan of Pacific Northwest Stories profiled Dr. Richard Strand of the Strand Institute about his rigorous career debunking claims of the paranormal. During the interview, she discovered that he had files on cases
100 great films by female directors. Part 1: 1912-1953, Part 2: 1962-1975, Part 3: 1975-1981, Part 4: 1982-1991, Part 5: 1991-1997, Part 6: 1998-2001, Part 7: 2002-2009, Part 8: 2007-2009, Part 9: 2010-2012, Part 10: 2012-2014. (This is not The
The 51 Best Fantasy Series Ever Written Whether youre a Swords and Sorcery type of fantasy reader, a fan of battles and betrayal, or you just want a few more goddamn elves in your life, theres something for you here.
One of the most influential sports figures youve never heard of, Darryl Dawkins has passed at the age of 58. Dawkins was an NBA star in the flashy, no-defense, pre-Michael Jordan days, an early Nike-splashed icon, with multiple self-styled nicknames,
Last year, Laura Nowak used Instagram to document the responses she got when she asked men on Tinder about their views on feminism. Nowak said she started the project because I dont want women thinking they have to settle for
Meet The Indie Newspaper Man Who Documented The East Village In The 1980s The Other Paper offices front door always seemed to be unlocked, he recalls, and it wasnt uncommon for some gray-haired hippie, a young performance artist or even
As transit systems go, the matatus in Nairobi exist somewhere between underground gypsy cabs and MTA bus service. The minibuses themselves arent owned by any government agency. The fares arent regulated by the city. The routes are vaguely based on