State Sues: Fed Rule against Felon Hiring Ban Endangers Public

At least one state has gone to court to fight the Obama administration’s preposterous new regulation limiting employers’ rights to ban hiring felons because it discriminates against minorities. It’s been an ongoing battle between a number of companies and the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC), the federal agency that enforces the nation’s workplace discrimination, for […]

Geiger Counters Unlikely to Detect Radiation in Food, Water

Geiger counters are probably ineffective for consumers in detecting hazardous levels of radiation in food and water at home, scientists, professors and device makers said. Large samples should be tested in laboratory-like settings to obtain results, said Joseph Rotunda, who heads the radiation measurement division at toolmaker Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc. Determining whether food, water […]

Billionaires should be allowed to BUY up planets and rip up an out-of-date space treaty, claims expert

Private companies should be able to buy land on The Moon or other planets for tourism, mining or even to sell property, a space policy expert has said. If governments started to provide property rights then entrepreneurs and billionaires might pile in and invest – and added that the ’time is ripe’. Mr Simberg, who […]

Solar storms could crash computer systems this year, says space expert

Big sunspot AR1429 has unleashed another major flare. This one is the strongest yet, an X5-class eruption on March 7th at 00:28 UT. NASA’s Solar Dynamics Observatory recorded the extreme UV flash. This eruption hurled a bright CME into space. Image from: spaceweather.com Earth is being battered by clouds of particles this week but more […]

US-made bomb killed Iran expert: Report

ShareThis Terrorists ‘R Us: US-made bomb killed Iran expert: Report 06 Feb 2012 The United States provided an anti-Iran terrorist group with the bomb used to assassinate Iranian scientist Mostafa Ahmadi Roshan last month, a report has revealed. Two bombs were handed over to the Party for Free Life of Kurdistan (PJAK) in the Iraqi […]

Controversial Bird Flu Studies Defy Easy Solutions

CTV.ca January 8, 2012 Controversial bird flu studies that are pitting influenza researchers and scientific journals against biosecurity experts raise complex issues and should not be framed in simplistic terms by proponents or opponents of their publication, a World Health Organization official suggests. While it’s tempting to boil the arguments down to a single issue […]

Man arrested with explosives at airport was Army demolitions expert

ShareThis Well, knock me over with a medium-sized feather! Obama-signing NDAA holiday false flag busted: Man arrested with explosives at airport was Army demolitions expert 02 Jan 2012 A man arrested on New Years Eve at a Texas airport with explosives is an Army-trained demolitions expert and member of the elite Green Berets who served in […]

Nuclear Expert: ‘Unit 4 is looking more and more like the Leaning Tower of Pisa right now’

ShareThis Nuclear Expert: ‘Unit 4 is looking more and more like the Leaning Tower of Pisa right now’ –Description: Thom Hartmann talks with Paul Gunter, Director, [Beyond Nuclear’s] Reactor Oversight Project, regarding the latest on the Fukushima nuclear power plant. (Enenews) 20 Dec 2011 Transcript Summary: Unit 4 is looking more and more like the […]

Forensic Expert: Manning’s Computer Had 10K Cables, Downloading Scripts

ShareThis Forensic Expert: Manning’s Computer Had 10K Cables, Downloading Scripts 18 Dec 2011 A government digital forensic expert linked accused Army leaker Bradley Manning to documents published by WikiLeaks with damning evidence Sunday, testifying that he found thousands of U.S. State Department cables on one of Manning’s work computers, ranging from unclassified to SECRET cables, […]

‘Iran downing drone, body blow to US’

ShareThis ‘Iran downing drone, body blow to US’ 16 Dec 2011 The downing of a stealth US spy drone by Iran’s Army has resoundingly dented the American intelligence machine, besides humiliating the US officials pursuing anti-Iran plans, a political expert tells Press TV. “If truth be told, the downing of the spy drone has surely […]