Saturday, September 23, 2017

Goldman Sachs is in the White House

The guy who created the 2008 financial crisis is now the top White House financial advisor. What does that tell you?

It's time to change the name of the White House to Camp Swampy.

Alzheimer's News

It might eventually be possible to prevent the disease altogether.

Quantum Gravity?

Could this be a start in unifying quantum mechanics with general relativity?

One Immigration Model

Those who are genuinely serious about effective and just immigration reform can start by looking at what other countries are doing.

Hope in Multiple Sclerosis Research

Someday we are going to be able to cure this thing.

SSTO is Coming

Single stage to orbit. It's going to be a new age for orbital access.

Friday, September 15, 2017

More Emoluments

The gift that keeps on giving.

Alzheimer's Screening

Detecting Alzheimer's from a  simple MRI scan. Interesting.

Detecting Alzheimer's

With a new type of sensor, Alzheimer's can be diagnosed before symptoms are apparent from a blood sample.

Thursday, September 14, 2017

Barnyard Mud

This is why Republicans have a long way to go to convince me that they have a clue of what it means to be decent human beings.

Satanists To The Rescue

Credit Missouri Satanists for using the religious freedom argument to protect access to abortion. This could be a template for the protection of abortion rights in other states.

As a Satanist, Mary said, she believes her body is “inviolable”—thus, a mandatory waiting period with no medical justification that hampers her bodily autonomy inflicts a “substantial burden” on her “sincerely held religious beliefs,” as does the law that requires she be informed that “abortion will terminate the life of a separate, unique, living human being.”

History of Zero

Lest Western civilization get all high and mighty with its perceived accomplishments, India had the zero first.

Wednesday, September 06, 2017

Chilling water with "solar" panels

At the proper frequency, heat energy can be shot directly into space.

Steele Dossier

A large part of it predicted things that actually happened. Most of the things that have yet to be proven are completely consistent with how Russia operates. Despite the opportunity to discredit it by being more fully transparent, the administration has chosen to behave as if the allegations are indeed true and that coverup is the mission of highest priority.

D&P Steel

A new form of steel has been discovered that is both more ductile and stronger than any current steel. Look for it in all kinds of products in a few years.