Wired put together a very interesting piece on the renewable energy company Vortex . They are now field testing bladeless wind energy turbines.
Buckwheat Zydeco is the stage name of Stanley Dural, Jr., an American accordionist and zydeco musician. He is one of the few zydeco artists to achieve mainstream success.
Example of an ocean eddy (not from the study) as seen from space (Credit: NASA Earth Observatory)
We are aware of the dead zones along inhabited areas of coast line, particularly in the US East ...
Labor organizations oppose the Trans Pacific Partnership Trade deal in a rally outside of the Capitol in May 2014.
His name is Michael Wessel. He has served on the U.S. ...
Would you lie the country into war? Order people tortured to death? Start wars while cutting taxes to the shamefully rich? Continue to trash the planet and fuck over its people? Push policies based ...
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Cartoonists have been getting attention lately, and not in a good way, from the renewed debate ...
If you missed David Roberts's disturbing, depressing piece Friday at Vox, it's more than worth a look. It's essential reading. Roberts, until recently one of the mainstays of the award-winning ...
From King 5 news
Right now all entranceways to Terminal 5 in the Port of Seattle are blocked in protest of Shell's plans to drill in the Arctic. Hundred of people converged on the terminal ...
Scott Beauchamp at The Baffler writes— The Empire Strikes Back :
Seymour Hersh is a pioneer of investigative journalism, the modern iteration of which he fashioned almost ...