Monthly Archives: December 2012

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Smart Guns with RFID? “Only the Owner Can Shoot”

TriggerSmart Childproof RFID Chip Smart Gun  TriggerSmart, a startup that has patented a system that relies on an RFID reader embedded in the handle of a firearm to authenticate its…

Getting neurons from cells discarded in urine, may one day help develop therapies for neurodegenerative diseases like Parkinson's disease.
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Brain Cells Made from Urine

Human excreta could be a powerful source of cells to study disease, bypassing some of the problems of using stem cells, such as the risk of developing tumors and difficulties…

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The Fiscal Cliff Is A Diversion: The Derivatives Tsunami and the Dollar Bubble

  The “fiscal cliff” is another hoax designed to shift the attention of policymakers, the media, and the attentive public, if any, from huge problems to small ones. The fiscal…

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The Visible Government

Weren’t those the greatest of days if you were in the American spy game? Governments went down in Guatemala and Iran thanks to you. In distant Indonesia, Laos, and Vietnam,…

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Israel’s deep cover agents inside the IAEA

Oh yes, I said it. And I will say it again. The IAEA is an ongoing fraud. Why? Because it has become totally politicized and I strongly suspect, an intelligence…

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Taliban militants use Turkey to infiltrate into Syria: Turkish lawmaker

The leader of the Turkish Democratic Party says 10,000 Taliban militants have been using a camp in Turkey to infiltrate into Syria via the two countries’ common border. Namik Kemal…

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‘India can expect rising civil unrest as result of massive land grab by investors for commercial projects’

A new research has blamed Indian government agencies and investors for a growing spate of violent clashes in the nation’s forest and tribal areas. The research, released on the eve…

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Pentagon quietly pays Pakistan $700m for troops on border

  The Pentagon quietly notified Congress this month that it would reimburse Pakistan nearly $700 million for the cost of stationing 140,000 troops on the border with Afghanistan, an effort…

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U.S. depleted uranium casts horrific shadow on Iraq’s newborns

American ammunitions may be the reason behind the mounting number of babies born with birth defects in Iraq, a study revealed on Tuesday. Accounts of children being born with cancer…

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Scientists in China Fired For Secretly Testing GMO Rice on Children

  Three scientists in China were fired for ethics violations last week, months after a Greenpeace report accused them of secretly testing genetically modified rice on schoolchildren. The tests were…

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We Are Headed To A Historic Collapse Of The Financial System

  “Nobody who has ever watched the Navy’s Blue Angels acrobatic team perform ever walked away with anything but admiration and amazement.  The performance showcases generations of technology, courage and…

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Central Banks Control Financial World

  This just in: CNBC is reporting that central banks are ruling the financial world. In an article published today called “Central Banks: How They Are Ruling the Financial World,”…

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Indian establishment mourns founder-leader of fascist Shiv Sena

The fawning send-off India’s political and business establishments accorded Bal Thackeray, the founder-leader of the fascist Shiv Sena (SS), following his death last month at the age of 86 is…

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Santa Claus and the Magic Mushrooms

Have you ever wondered why on Christmas we cut down/carry evergreen trees inside our houses, decorate them with fancy ornaments, and place presents underneath them? “So, why do people bring…

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HSBC Settlement: The War on Drugs Completely Bogus

  If you’ve ever been arrested on a drug charge, if you’ve ever spent even a day in jail for having a stem of marijuana in your pocket or “drug…