As the Amtrak derailment showed (again), the refusal to spend on infrastructure literally kills . Also, infrastructure spending: (i) is necessary and unavoidable (failure to timely spend on ...
Earlier today, I wrote on the National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) amendment votes that the House took yesterday.
Today, the House finished the amendment votes and then voted on the final bill.
I don't know about you, but I am tired of these videos popping up with actual, factual brutality and sometimes DEATH of the alledged suspect at the hands of the police.
This video below, will just ...
The Daily Bucket is a regular feature of the Backyard Science group. It is a place to note any observations you have made of the world around you. Rain, sun, wind...insects, birds, flowers......
Male Tree Swallows Tachycineta bicolor in a territorial dispute over a prime nestbox.
At the end of March, I reported on my discovery of a local preserved patch of PNW prairie. I returned a month later on April 29th and there were some big changes. What I was hoping to see was a ...
I'm not a pet food nutrition expert. But I have heard of Blue Buffalo. According to this article in Poisoned Pets, Blue Buffalo admitted its been lying to consumers for years about the ingredients ...
Huge factory-like dairies in Yakima, Washington, that confine tens of thousands of cows were applying millions of gallons of manure onto a few fields and calling it “fertilizer.” In fact, some ...
Seattle has launched the first salvo in the fight to stop the Obama administration decision to allow Shell to drill in ...
- Curious about something you saw while walking in the woods? Spot the coolest bug ever? The prettiest flower and butterfly? Stumble on a rock and found a fossil? Or was it? This is the place to ...