OGM - What's a little potentially pre-cancerous cell growth between friends?By admin (when... 07/10/2010 @ 16:48:34, Where World, linked 717 times)
Result? Scientist is fired.
GM food is safe, move along people, nothing to see here...
More Problems with Genetically Modified Foods
Nuclear Explosions - 6 August 2010By admin (when... 06/08/2010 @ 11:55:54, Where World, linked 933 times)
The day of the Wiki Leaks - July 31, 2010By admin (when... 31/07/2010 @ 10:37:08, Where World, linked 737 times)
The implications are clear.
As the Gulf Stream takes a detour towards Greenland the UK gets some snow and a lot of cold. Here's a great photograph ganked from Nasa.
This scandal of dumped toxic waste brought down a government, but the Swiss-based multinational Trafigura struggles on in the hope of burying the truth along with the bodies. What a bunch of shameless bastards.
If you have a blog, please take the time to do this today with a post of your own. They can't gag us all.
Fight Club is 10 years old (already) and so this little article caught my eye:
"Four people have been arrested in Peru on suspicion of killing around 60 people to sell their fat on the blackmarket for cosmetic use in Europe, authorities say."
Ganked from The Times.
And if that wasn't enough:
According to Reuters - "MOSCOW - Russian police have arrested three homeless people suspected of eating a 25-year-old man they had butchered and selling other bits of the corpse to a local kebab house."
Ganked from Msnbc.
Noam Chomsky states what should be blindingly obvious, but for some reason most people need to be bludgeoned over the head with the truth. Today's insight is about the militarisation of Latin America. The "drug war"—like the "war on crime" and "the war on terror"—is pursued for reasons other than the announced goals.
It isn't over till the fat lady sneezesBy admin (when... 11/06/2009 @ 09:02:04, Where World, linked 1219 times)
Don't pack away your gas mask yet...
"Concerns about how some countries might react to an official declaration of a full-blown influenza pandemic are preventing the World Health Organisation (WHO) from raising its current alert status to the highest level and admitting that a global flu epidemic is under way."
"Professor Neil Ferguson of Imperial College London said that moving from the current phase five – meaning that a pandemic is imminent – to the final phase six, when a pandemic is in full swing, could result in an over-reaction in some countries."
Taken from The Independent