Science & Technology

The Strange Case of a Danish Submarine -- the UC3 Nautilus

The unfolding story of missing Swedish journalist Kim Wall, and the Danish inventor she sailed with

Something is rotten in the state of Denmark(This is thought to be the final photo of Kim Wall -- an image capture from a smartphone video -- as she sailed out of Copenhagen Harbor onboard the Nautilus.  Seen also is Peter Madsen) A gruesome homicide -- that has begun to remind this writer of the...

O’BIDENAMA HEADS FOR THE MOON

BHO and Solons on Same Last Page

President John F. Kennedy utilized the concern of the American people over the nascent Soviet domination of space to toss an unprecedented, ten-year, lunar “Hail, Mary.” President Barack Obama, borrowing the bold visualization of Kennedy’s moonshot, and building upon Vice...

STEMming the Disparity

More than just sugar and spice...

I am a grandmother of five beautiful children (three granddaughters, two grandsons). I love all of them unconditionally and delight in dancing with them, teaching them silly knock-knock jokes and other Grandmama stuff. But because I know there is more...

BLIND XMAS STAB at APPLE

IT and Human Adaptability

My line of sight is shorter than the long, white cane with the sensitive tip that telegraphs the lay of land before me. Now, picture me, alone, at the huge, San Diego Fashion Valley shopping mall – less than a...

Cancer Fighter

Don’t ever give up

I am a three time relapsed Multiple Myeloma cancer patient. I don’t know any four time relapsed MM patients. MM is the medical terminology for bone marrow cancer. MM cancer begins in plasma cells, a type of white blood cell....

NO BITE OF THE APPLE FOR UNCLE SAM?

An invented dialog about the U.S. v. Apple iPhone decryption case.

An invented dialog about the U.S. v. Apple iPhone decryption case. UNCLE SAM: Well, this is a fine ho-ja-do! TIM COOK: How so? UNCLE SAM: This reluctance of yours to cooperate with your government. TIM...

Why on Earth Mars?

WTF MARS? Let's ask Abraham Lincoln. In October of 1818, nine-year old Abraham Lincoln lost his mother, Nancy, most likely due to the milk she had consumed from cows that had eaten the white snakeroot perennial, which contains the toxin...

TINY HIGGS BOSUN MAGNIFIES OUR SMALLNESS IN SIZE AND OUTLOOK

Search for the 'god particle'

      When scientists, after discovering a mixed bag of particles, finally were able to place them in recognizable order, they found one essential part missing. It is the particle that gives mass to every tangible thing in the...

Sweating to the Rationals

Gatorade always wins?NOT!JUST ADDING SUGAR TO WATER IS AS GOOD OR BETTER THAN ENERGY DRINKS Wherever you are in the world, it's virtually impossible to avoid the avalanche from a well-designed media campaign urging... no... compelling you to buy and...