And when it comes to teflon, the price tag is sure to send you looking for grandma's cast iron skillet. DuPont's toxic legacy has left a trail around the United States - with some of the most visible harm taking place in the Midwest and along t
Evidence of massive oxidative stress is well established in adult critical illnesses characterized by tissue ischemia - reperfusion injury and by an intense systemic inflammatory response such as during sepsis and acute respiratory distress syndrome
The chimp is the opener in a relay race that repeats itself time and again in the study of animal behaviour. Scientists concoct a new, intelligent task for the chimps, and they do it - before passing down the baton to other primates, who usually al
The big, new cypherpunk creations, however, everyone knows: WikiLeaks and Bitcoin. I've explained WikiLeaks before and we have a report on Bitcoin, so I'll leave those aside for today. But suffice it to say that a cypherpunk world has been building
Our new territory was created by a combination of the internet and encryption. The internet gave us unlimited community, and encryption became our "city walls," allowing us to separate ourselves from the rest of the world.
In 1869, the Baptist fundamentalist Cyrus Reed Teed reported his divine revelation that the Earth was hollow. At first glance, nothing novel. Jules Verne had explored a similar concept five years prior in his science-fiction adventure Journey to the