Rezwan Ferdaus, a U.S. citizen from Ashland, Massachusetts, planned to use model aircraft filled with C-4 plastic explosives, authorities said.
As a result of an undercover FBI investigation, Ferdaus, who has a physics…Continue
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These are the 800 year old remains of what archaeologists believe was a witch from the Middle Ages after seven nails were found driven through her jaw…Continue
A recent report by the Lancet Oncology Commission called for a radical shift in cancer policy aimed at addressing the growing disparity between access to cancer care in wealthy versus developing nations.
The commission, which consists of cancer experts from around the world, was delivered at the 2011 European Multidisciplinary Cancer Congress, held this week in…Continue
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In an interview on BBC News this morning that left the hosts gob-smacked (google it... it is the BBC after all), Alessio Rastani outlines in a mere three-and-a-half-minutes what we all know and most ignore. While the whole interview is worth watching, the money shot for us was "This economic crisis is like a cancer, if you just wait and wait hoping it is going to go away, just like a cancer it is going to grow and it will be too late!". While he dreams of recessions, sees Goldman ruling the…Continue
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September 26, 2011 – GEOMAGNETIC STORM: A strong-to-severe geomagnetic…Continue
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A photographer has identified the cruel and cowardly NYPD supervisor who point blank maced a penned in group of young women and then slinks away Saturday at the Occupy Wall Street protests:…
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A baby picture of Mark Zuckerberg, Facebook CEO. He says the site's Timeline feature lets people document their entire lives
When designer Sam Lessin started working at Facebook he wanted to make a point.
So he printed his Facebook profile page and stretched it out in the company's California offices. There it was, multiple years of his life, on a scrolling piece of paper.
A story big enough to cross the…Continue
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Washington (CNN) -- While acknowledging the hard-hit black community and budding criticisms in its ranks, President Barack Obama said in a speech Saturday night to the Congressional Black Caucus that he wouldn't give up -- and urged members of the black community to join him to jump-start the still-sluggish economy.
"I expect all of you to march with me, and press on," Obama said. "... Stop complaining, stop…Continue
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The numbers of children being poisoned by prescription drug overdoses has reached such a level that an American hospital has set up a special project to try and get the numbers down.
The PROTECT Initiative is the work of Randall Bond MD of the Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center, who is publishing his work in the Journal of Pediatrics.
Bond was shocked by the…Continue
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Faced with the ecological disaster of the 2010 BP oil spill from the Deepwater Horizon, clean up experts used a 'least worst' option and reduced the amount of oil to hit the coastal ecosystems by burning floating oil. Now scientists from the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) have judged the atmospheric damage this burnoff caused.
Around a twentieth of the spilled oil was burned after the spill in a bid to protect the Gulf…Continue
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Officials from the United States Fish and Wildlife Service and the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration issued a final ruling on Sept. 16 reclassifying the status of loggerhead turtles under the Endangered Species Act.
Rather than listing the marine turtles as a single threatened species, the turtles will now be considered as nine distinct population segments, designated either threatened or endangered. The shift from threatened to…Continue
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(CNN) -- A couple years ago, a Microsoft researcher named Gordon Bell embarked on a personal experiment: He would wear a video camera around his neck all the time and keep this "life recorder" always turned on, so it would record everything he did.
It was like an…Continue
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