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June 2013
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Calgary Residents Angry as RCMP Seize Guns from High River Homes
2013 06 30
RCMP revealed Thursday that officers have seized a “substantial amount” of firearms from homes in the evacuated town of High River. “We just want to make sure that all of those things are in a spot that we control, simply because of what they are,” said Sgt. Brian Topham. “People have a significant amount of money invested in firearms ... so we ...
Putin: First Soviet government was mostly Jewish
2013 06 30
Speaking at Moscow’s Jewish Museum, Russian president says politicians ‘were guided by false ideological considerations’ Russian President Vladimir Putin said that at least 80 percent of the members of the first Soviet government were Jewish. “I thought about something just now: The decision to nationalize this library was made by the first Soviet government, whose composition was 80-85 percent Jewish,” Putin said ...
Public School Is Brainwashing
2013 06 30
Richard Grove, one of the writers of State of Mind, on the Infowars Nightly News. State of Mind delves into the history of the power elite whose aim it is to turn this world into their own personal slave plantation. facebook.com/stateofmindmovie Video from: youtube.com/TheAlexJonesChannel
US Federal Regulations Cut Standard of Living by 75 Percent Over 56 Years
2013 06 30
The 20th annual snapshot of the federal regulatory state published by the Competitive Enterprise Institute (CEI) last month announced the arrival of an unhappy milestone: Regulatory costs now equal more than half of all federal spending. Put another way, the real cost of government in the United States is half-again as much as the federal budget. It is approaching a ...
68 Senators Vote to Create Incentive for Employers to Hire Amnestied Immigrants Over U.S. Citizens
2013 06 30
The immigration bill passed by the Senate Thursday afternoon would give some employers a financial incentive to employ "registered provisional immigrants" (illegal immigrants granted legal status) instead of U.S. citizens. As the Washington Examiner’s Philip Klein recently reported: "Under Obamacare, businesses with over 50 workers that employ American citizens without offering them qualifying health insurance could be subject to fines of ...
Was Michael Hastings Murdered?
2013 06 29
What happened to Michael Hastings? The revelation that Rolling Stone journalist Michael Hastings was working on a story about the CIA before his death and had contacted a Wikileaks lawyer about being under investigation by the FBI hours before his car exploded into flames has bolstered increasingly valid claims that the 33-year-old was assassinated. Hastings died last week in Hollywood when ...
EMP Attack and Solar Storms, Part II: Cascading Failures and Nuclear Meltdown
2013 06 28
Some time ago, we discussed the broad implications of an electromagnetic pulse (EMP) attack, such as that from an aerial detonation of a nuclear device, and the similar effects of a large solar storm or coronal mass ejection from the sun. In that discussion, we looked at the overall aspects of the crisis, including interruptions to our trucking industry, ...
GeoEngineering, Global Climate Disruptions, Chemtrails: “Our Atmosphere is a Massive Physics Lab”
2013 06 28
In this video, Dane Wigington gives a presentation in Northern California on the harmful effects of Geoengineering, declaring that this is among the most important issues affecting humanity. The very essentials needed to sustain life on earth are being recklessly destroyed by these programs. This is not a topic that will begin to affect us in several years, but is now already ...
NASA baffled as Voyager 1 enters unknown region of space
2013 06 28
Reports last summer than NASA’s long-lived Voyager 1 space probe had finally left the solar system turned out to be a bit premature, scientists said on Thursday. Rather, the spacecraft, which was launched in 1977 for a five-year mission to study Jupiter and Saturn, has found itself in a previously unknown region between the outermost part of the solar system and ...
FBI Document—“[DELETED]” Plots to Kill Occupy Leaders “If Deemed Necessary”
2013 06 28
Would you be shocked to learn that the FBI apparently knew that some organization, perhaps even a law enforcement agency or private security outfit, had contingency plans to assassinate peaceful protestors in a major American city — and did nothing to intervene? Would you be surprised to learn that this intelligence comes not from a shadowy whistle-blower but from the FBI ...
UK Gov Backs IVF Technique That Uses DNA From Three People
2013 06 28
The government is to push ahead with plans that would allow doctors to prevent major childhood diseases by creating IVF babies that have genetic material from three people. The controversial procedure, called mitochondrial transfer, uses a snippet of DNA from a healthy female donor to prevent mothers passing on devastating genetic disorders such as muscular dystrophy and heart and liver conditions. Pioneered ...
Facebook Shadow Profiles: What You Need to Know
2013 06 28
Facebook shadow profiles. You may have seen the term crop up on tech news sites this week, and it may given you the feeling it’s a nefarious privacy violation — or the first fun feature that Facebook has introduced in years. But, seriously: Are shadow profiles real? Do I have one? Are they bad? If you use Facebook, then the answer to ...
The Rise and Fall and Rise of Zahi Hawass
2013 06 28
The long-reigning king of Egyptian antiquities has been forced into exile—but he’s plotting a return Zahi Hawass doesn’t like what he’s seeing. Clad in his familiar denim safari suit and wide-brimmed bush hat, the famed archaeologist is standing inside the burial vault of the Step Pyramid of Djoser, a six-tiered, lopsided mound of limestone blocks constructed nearly 5,000 years ago. The ...
Unchecked looting guts Egypt’s heritage, with one ancient site ‘70 percent gone’
2013 06 28
A wispy-haired mummy’s head, bleached skulls, and arm and leg bones are piled outside looted tombs. A mummified hand with leathery-skinned fingers pokes from the sand. Ancient burial wrappings from mummified bodies — torn apart to find priceless jewelry — unravel across the desert like brown ribbon, or tangle near broken bits of wooden coffins still brightly painted after nearly 3,000 years ...
Wormhole entanglement solves black hole paradox
2013 06 27
Wormholes – tunnels through space-time that connect black holes – may be a consequence of the bizarre quantum property called entanglement. The redefinition would resolve a pressing paradox that you might be burned instead of crushed, should you fall into a black hole. Knowing which hazard sign to erect outside a black hole isn’t exactly an everyday problem. For theoretical physicists, ...
Indonesia to make it rain to stop life threatening smog
2013 06 27
Indonesia on Friday deployed helicopters to artificially create rain to fight raging fires that have choked Singapore with smog, which has hit levels posing a potentially deadly threat to the elderly and the ill. Office workers wearing masks make their way to work in Singapore At a late-night emergency meeting, President Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono ordered disaster officials to "immediately mobilise all ...
Mouse cloned from drop of blood
2013 06 27
Scientists in Japan have cloned a mouse from a single drop of blood. Circulating blood cells collected from the tail of a donor mouse were used to produce the clone, a team at the Riken BioResource Center reports in the journal Biology of Reproduction. The female mouse lived a normal lifespan and could give birth to young, say the researchers. Scientists at a ...
CIA embedded in NY police, conducting domestic spying ops
2013 06 27
Four Central Intelligence Agency officers were embedded with the New York Police Department in the decade after Sept. 11, 2001, including one official who helped conduct surveillance operations in the United States, according to a newly disclosed C.I.A. inspector general’s report. That officer believed there were “no limitations” on his activities, the report said, because he was on an ...
Police Chief Wants Drones to Patrol ’High Crime Areas’ (And Everywhere Else)
2013 06 27
"St. Louis Police Chief Sam Dotson has called for the city’s high crime areas to be patrolled by unmanned surveillance drones within a year, in addition to using the technology to track suspicious vehicles." Source If there was anyone who was waiting for the other shoe to drop, this is your cue to finally take these indications of a complete surveillance ...
A 700,000 year old horse gets its genome sequenced
2013 06 27
It is nothing short of a world record in DNA research that scientists at the Centre for GeoGenetics at the Natural History Museum of Denmark (University of Copenhagen) have hit. They have sequenced the so far oldest genome from a prehistoric creature. They have done so by sequencing and analyzing short pieces of DNA molecules preserved in bone-remnants from a horse ...
State of Mind Film Creators Richard Grove & James Lane Speak Out
2013 06 27
Alex also talks with James Lane and Richard Grove about their new documentary, State of Mind: The Psychology of Control. The film delves into the abyss to expose the true agendas at work -- the science of control that has evolved over generations to keep us firmly in place so that dictators, power brokers and corporate puppeteers may profit from ...
International officials demand privacy answers on Google Glass
2013 06 26
Red Ice Creations Note: As people become more aware than ever before about how much they’re being spied upon by corporations, intelligence agencies, and the State, there is a new public hesitation towards popular technology that may further infringe on personal privacy. Lest we forget that GOOGLE ITSELF is embroiled in scandal as to its cooperation with National Security Agency ...
Dracula’s Children
2013 06 26
Millions of years ago, some bats gave up their old habits of hunting for insects and tried something new: drinking blood. These creatures evolved into today’s vampire bats, and it’s mind-boggling to explore all the ways that they evolved to make the most of their sanguine meal. A lot of the adaptations are easy enough to see with the naked eye. ...
UFO files reveal British Ministry of Defence monitors anti-gravity research
2013 06 26
In the recent batch of UFO files released by the UK National Archives, among the masses of letters sent to the British Ministry of Defence (MoD) asking about extraterrestrials, one also asks that the MoD to release the truth about anti-gravity technology that is being hidden from the public. The MoD boffins replied that they do not currently have any ...
Futurist Proposes Solving ‘Overpopulation’ with ‘Birth Credits’
2013 06 26
According to Michael E. Arth (Earth?), the planet’s future looks grim because there are just too many people living on it. In an interview with Vice, the urban designer, former Florida gubernatorial candidate and futurist proposed the concept of ‘birth credits‘ to help curb what he terms a “slow-moving, global disaster like overpopulation”: “China, and the rest of ...
Govt Employees Are Now Criminals If They Don’t Spy on Co-Workers
2013 06 26
The Young Turks: "Even before a former U.S. intelligence contractor exposed the secret collection of Americans’ phone records, the Obama administration was pressing a government-wide crackdown on security threats that requires federal employees to keep closer tabs on their co-workers and exhorts managers to punish those who fail to report their suspicions."
Museum mystery: Spinning statue turns heads
2013 06 26
The museum officials were stumped. A statue is supposed to stand still, not rotate all by itself. But this one at the Manchester Museum seemed to have done just that. Turned around 180 degrees -- revealing an inscription on its back asking for beer. No other figure in the display had moved -- nor had any other in the museum. For the staff, ...
Sorry, NSA, Terrorists Don’t Use Verizon. Or Skype. Or Gmail.
2013 06 26
The NSA has to collect the metadata from all of our phone calls because terrorists, right? And the spy agency absolutely must intercept Skypes you conduct with folks out-of-state, or else terrorism. It must sift through your iCloud data and Facebook status updates too, because Al Qaeda. Terrorists are everywhere, they are legion, they are dangerous, and, unfortunately, they don’t really ...
Booz Allen Hamilton: Far Worse Than Blackwater
2013 06 26
Let’s take another trip down the rabbit hole, shall we? Lost in the Edward Snowden debate is a critical look at his former employer, the company doing the spying on Americans in the first place: Booz Allen Hamilton. Booz Allen Hamilton is a government contractor, with 99% of its revenue coming from the US government. Not only does it receive money from ...
Boston Bombings: Was Tamerlan Tsarnaev a Double Agent Recruited by the FBI?
2013 06 25
Amid the swirl of mysteries surrounding the alleged Boston bombers, one fact, barely touched upon in the mainstream U.S. media, stands out: There is a strong possibility that Tamerlan Tsarnaev, the older of the two brothers, was a double agent, perhaps recruited by the FBI. If Tsarnaev was a double agent, he would be just one of thousands of young people ...
Scared of the Sun – the Global Pandemic of Vitamin D Deficiency
2013 06 25
Under the grey skies of the UK, a childhood disease thought to have been almost eliminated half a century ago is rising up like a specter from the past, spooking parents and doctors alike. Rickets, a condition which evokes images of a bygone era of childhood malnutrition, is on the rise in a big way, and its principal cause is ...
Is Your Smart Meter Spying On You?
2013 06 25
Burglars, Hackers and the Government All Want to See Your Smart Meter Data NBC News reports: Researchers examining the privacy implications of smart-meter technology found that one German provider’s devices contained vulnerabilities that allowed them to snoop on unencrypted data to determine whether or not the homeowners were home. After signing up with the German smart-meter ...
Psychological trigger: what’s behind the official rage against leakers?
2013 06 25
Technocrats, who are obsessed with designing the future for all of us, are Globalists in sheep’s clothing. Their plans coincide with the intention to direct the world’s economic and political activity from a central-management locus. “For the greatest good of the greatest number.” However, there is a glitch. And it is permanent. It appears suddenly, here and there, and it’s the kind of ...
Can Dolphins Really Heal the Sick, Or is Their Captivity Abuse?
2013 06 25
Dolphins are smart, sociable predators. They don’t belong in captivity and they shouldn’t be used to ’cure’ the ill Imagine this. Jay, an eight-year-old autistic boy, whose behaviour has always been agitated and uncooperative, is smiling and splashing in the pool. A pair of bottlenose dolphins float next to him, supporting him in the water. Jay’s parents stand poolside as a ...
Evidence Indicates Michael Hastings Was Assassinated
2013 06 25
Evidence Indicates Michael Hastings Was Assassinated By Paul Joseph Watson | Infowars Rolling Stone journalist made enemies in FBI, CIA The revelation that Rolling Stone journalist Michael Hastings was working on a story about the CIA before his death and had contacted a Wikileaks lawyer about being under investigation by the FBI hours before his car exploded into flames has bolstered increasingly ...
NASA: Mars Manned Mission Will Never Happen
2013 06 25
NASA has already sent several rovers to Mars, but the ultimate goal is to send man to Mars. However, that’s a huge undertaking which requires a ton of resources. NASA, being a government agency, doesn’t have the amount of resources at the moment to undertake a manned mission to the red planet, leaving the door wide open for private space ...
Original NSA Whistleblower: I Saw The Order To Wiretap Barack Obama In 2004
2013 06 24
Russ Tice worked as an offensive National Security Agency (NSA) agent from 2002 to 2005, before becoming a source for this Pulitzer Prize-winning New York Times article exposing NSA domestic spying. This week he appeared on the Boiling Frogs Show and detailed how he had his hands "in the nitty-gritty, the nuts and bolts" during his 20 years as a U.S. ...
Iceland opts out of joining EU
2013 06 24
Iceland has withdrawn its bid to join the European Union, announced its foreign minister Gunnar Bragi Sveinsson. Three weeks after being installed in his position by the newly elected Icelandic government, the foreign minister said that “this is how democracy works”. He explained that the new coalition government in Iceland was against the idea of joining the EU at present. Sveinsson, who ...
The 1919 Boston Molasses Flood: The forgotten tragedy too bizarre for the history books
2013 06 24
A 30-foot wave of molasses claimed the lives of 21 people and injured 150 more. The 21 people who died in Boston on Jan. 15, 1919, had little warning of the events that were about to occur. According to an article published the next day in The New York Times (pdf), the only sound before the disaster was "a dull, muffled ...
New study links over 7,000 cancer deaths to cell phone tower radiation exposures
2013 06 24
Could exposure to radiation from cell phone towers really responsible for over 7,000 cancer deaths? According to research findings from Brazil, the facts speak for themselves. The study established a direct link between cancer deaths in Belo Horizonte, Brazil’s third largest city, with the cell phone network. What does this direct link stem from? Over 80 percent of those who succumbed to ...
Prairie dogs’ language decoded by scientists
2013 06 24
Human-animal translation devices may be available within 10 years, researcher says Did that prairie dog just call you fat? Quite possibly. On The Current Friday, biologist Con Slobodchikoff described how he learned to understand what prairie dogs are saying to one another and discovered how eloquent they can be. Slobodchikoff, a professor emeritus at North Arizona University, told Erica Johnson, guest host ...
The Global Threat of Persistent Organic Pollutants
2013 06 24
In my past two articles I have discussed the connection between pesticides, both general and POPs (Persistent Organic Pollutants), to a myriad of adverse health effects such as cancer and neurological disorders, particularly Parkinson’s Disease. For these reasons alone, it is important to look at the standards currently set for such chemicals by the international standard-setting organization known as Codex ...
Former GMO Engineer Drops Biotech and Goes Organic
2013 06 24
The “con­ver­sion” of for­mer anti-GMO activist Mark Lynas to GMO pro­moter has gar­nered huge media atten­tion, but Thierry Vrain, Ph.D., a for­mer genetic engi­neer who speaks out against the risks of genet­i­cally engi­neered foods, has far more credibility—and a far more impor­tant story to tell the public. Thierry Vrain’s career has spanned the full range of agriculture—from being a pro­po­nent of ...
’Ark’ 2.0: Largest Private Shelter on Earth Prepping Below Kansas Town
2013 06 24
The ‘Ark’ is buried 130 feet below the Earth’s surface and carved out of a small mountain made of solid limestone. It’s the vision of Robert Vicino, founder of The Vivos Group, and will cater to “preparedness minded families” who prefer to sit out apocalyptic events in style. Whether this small Kansas town likes it or not, a bold new ...
What Anarchy Is (and isn’t)
2013 06 23
Who I really hope I can get to watch this is people who are not yet Anarchists, because the majority of people still seem to believe that because government can sometimes be bought off it can also be reasoned with. This view will continue to change en masse. The momentum is on now. Because they believe this in opposition to ...
Why the Tomato Was Feared in Europe for More Than 200 Years
2013 06 21
In the late 1700s, a large percentage of Europeans feared the tomato. A nickname for the fruit was the “poison apple” because it was thought that aristocrats got sick and died after eating them, but the truth of the matter was that wealthy Europeans used pewter plates, which were high in lead content. Because tomatoes are so high in acidity, when ...
Most SUPER supermoon of 2013 on June 22-23
2013 06 21
Full moon falls on June 23, 2013 at 11:32 UTC (6:32 a.m. CDT in the U.S.). Thus, for many, the moon appears about as full in the June 22 evening sky as it does on the evening of June 23. This full moon is not only the closest and largest full moon of the year. It also presents the moon’s ...
Computer correctly identifies emotions for the first time
2013 06 21
The field of neuroscience has been animated recently by the use of Functional Magnetic Resonance Imaging, or fMRI. When a person lies in an fMRI machine, scientists can see their brain activity in real time. It’s a species of mind reading that promises to unlock the still mysterious workings of our grey matter. In April, a team in Japan announced that ...
Fructose can cause liver damage: Study
2013 06 21
The role of dietary fructose in the development of obesity and fatty liver diseases remains controversial, with previous studies indicating that the problems resulted from fructose and a diet too high in calories. However, a new study conducted in an animal model at Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center showed that fructose rapidly caused liver damage even without weight gain. The researchers ...
Japanese scientists to grow human organs in animals
2013 06 21
Japanese scientists have developed a process for forming a chimeric embryo by planting a human stem cell into an animal embryo, usually a pig. The organs would then mature inside the animal until scientists harvest and transplant them into a human body. Led by Professor Hiromitsu Nakauchi of the University of Tokyo, they want to plant the embryo in a female ...
Glasses Fool Facial Recognition Software
2013 06 21
In 2013, "Stealth Wear" was revealed - hoodies and cloaks made of nickel-metalized fabric that would potentially mask your body-heat signature from drones and thermal cameras. Many saw it as a step towards thwarting the overreach of the ubiquitous global surveillance machine. Now Japanese researchers have created glasses that purportedly ’jam facial recognition systems to protect your privacy’. Looking like a pair ...
Researchers develop battery out of wood and tin
2013 06 21
Scientists have taken a leaf from the book of nature and developed a thin, long-lasting, efficient and environmentally friendly battery that uses wood. According to Design and Trend, the components in the battery, tested by scientists at the University of Maryland, are a thousand times thinner than paper. Researchers Liangbing Hu, Teng Li and others emerged from their smoke filled labs having ...
Project Chess: Skype’s secret program aimed at making calls readily available to intelligence agencies
2013 06 20
In yet another instance of a report indicating that tech giants worked directly with intelligence agencies to enable government surveillance, it is now being reported that Skype began a secret program called Project Chess to enable intelligence agencies and law enforcement to easily get a hold of calls. This comes after it was revealed that Skype was part of the massive ...
Shape-Shifting Jesus Described in Ancient Egyptian Text
2013 06 20
A newly deciphered Egyptian text, dating back almost 1,200 years, tells part of the crucifixion story of Jesus with apocryphal plot twists, some of which have never been seen before. Written in the Coptic language, the ancient text tells of Pontius Pilate, the judge who authorized Jesus’ crucifixion, having dinner with Jesus before his crucifixion and offering to sacrifice his own ...
When You Need To Disappear
2013 06 20
Whistleblower Edward Snowden needs to disappear if he is to avoid kidnapping, assassination, extradition, or deportation to the United States. If you’re ever faced by a situation in which you need to disappear, right away, what would you do? Perhaps someone is bent on revenge and has threatened to kill you. Perhaps you’re caught in an impossible personal or financial situation ...
Former French foreign minister: UK govt prepared war in Syria two years before ’Syrian revolution’ began
2013 06 20
France’s Former Foreign Minister, Roland Dumas, has stated in a televised program on LCP that UK government officials had told him about preparations for war in Syria two years prior to the start of the 2011 protests and conflict. The reason given for this war is the Syrian government’s anti-Israel stance that made Syria a target for Western-backed regime change. Video ...
U.S. and Britain Eavesdropped on World Leaders at 2009 Summits
2013 06 20
The National Security Agency (NSA) and its counterpart in Great Britain eavesdropped on world leaders during summits held in London four years ago. World leaders at 2009 summit Details of the spying were included in documents provided by former NSA contractor Edward J. Snowden to the British newspaper The Guardian. Britain’s Government Communications Headquarters (GCHQ) worked closely with the NSA to ...
Nothing to Hide, Nothing to Fear
2013 06 20
Think you have nothing to fear because you have ’nothing to hide’? Think again. Video from: YouTube.com Miss Alabama on NSA Prism Scandal (Ouch!)
Ancient Mayan city unearthed in Mexico
2013 06 20
Extensive Maya city discovered in Campeche A team led by archaeologist Ivan Sprajc, has announced the discovery of an ancient Maya city called Chactún, “Red Stone” or “Piedra Grande” . Located in the southeast area of Campeche, it represents one of the largest sites of the Mexican Central Lowlands. Discovered a few weeks ago, the archaeologists believe that the city was at ...
The National Security Industrial Complex and NSA Spying: The Revolving Doors Between State Agencies and Private Contractors
2013 06 19
When Edward Snowden, an employee of Booz Allen Hamilton – a military contractor based in McLean, Virginia - blew the whistle on the extent of U.S. global electronic surveillance, he unexpectedly shone a light on the world of contractors that consume some 70 percent of the $52 billion U.S. intelligence budget. Some commentators have pounced on Snowden’s disclosures to denounce the ...
BBC, UK media told to shut up in the name of national security
2013 06 19
MoD serves news outlets with D notice over surveillance leaks BBC and other media groups issued with D notice to limit publication of information that could ’jeopardise national security’ Defence officials issued a confidential D notice to the BBC and other media groups in an attempt to censor coverage of surveillance tactics employed by intelligence agencies in the UK and US. Editors were ...
Uri Geller psychic spy? The spoon-bender’s secret life as a Mossad and CIA agent revealed
2013 06 19
A new documentary claims the showbiz psychic is involved in global espionage - and that after 9/11 he was ’reactivated’ as a pyschic spy. We may know him for spoon bending antics and for his lengthy friendship with pop star Michael Jackson but showbiz psychic Uri Geller has seemingly had a lengthy second career as a secret agent for Mossad ...
Confirmed: 1-Billion-Year-Old Water Tastes ’Terrible’
2013 06 19
Saltier than sea water and the consistency of "very light maple syrup." Yuck. Last month, a paper published in Nature reported on some water that had been trapped 1.5 miles below the Earth’s surface in Canada for a long while. How long? Based on an analysis of the isotopes of natural gases in the water, scientists believe it to be ...
The Govt Is Spying on America with Drones, Too
2013 06 19
In an alarming but hardly shocking admission, FBI Director Robert Mueller confirmed that drones have been used to conduct surveillance in the US, though he was quick to reassure citizens that it was ’very seldom’. He did not disclose the particulars of the surveillance to the Senate hearing being held on Wednesday (June 19, 2013), but went on to characterize ...
TWA Flight 800 Investigators Claim the Official Crash Story Is a Lie
2013 06 19
A new film claims the official government report on the crash of TWA Flight 800 in 1996 is an elaborate fabrication, but the most shocking part of the story is that charges are being leveled by some of the very investigators who put the report together. Six experts who appear in the film were members of the National Transportation Safety ...
The Great Pyramid of Giza as a monument of creation - Part 2: Water Element
2013 06 19
The Sphinx is not a mythical creature from Egyptian mythology and no ’half man/half lion’, but a lying, guardian lion who was worshiped. At the time of the life-giving floods of the Nile, the Sun and the constellation of Leo came both above the horizon in the east, and therefore the Sphinx was called the ’Guardian of the Sun’. In ...
How Do Death Valley’s “Sailing Stones” Move Themselves Across the Desert?
2013 06 18
These mysterious rocks have puzzled scientists for decades—until one geologist found the answer on his kitchen table Start at the Furnace Creek visitor center in Death Valley National Park. Drive 50 miles north on pavement, then head west for another 30 miles on bone-rattling gravel roads. During the drive—which will take you four hours if you make good time—you’ll pass sand ...
So It Begins: Darpa Sets Out to Make Computers That Can Teach Themselves
2013 06 18
The Pentagon’s blue-sky research agency is readying a nearly four-year project to boost artificial intelligence systems by building machines that can teach themselves — while making it easier for ordinary schlubs like us to build them, too. When Darpa talks about artificial intelligence, it’s not talking about modeling computers after the human brain. That path fell out of favor among computer ...
Atacama Humanoid: Stanford-Geneticist Says Specimen "not worth scrutiny"
2013 06 18
The documentary SIRIUS has intrigued and shocked many, and has stirred debate about the scientific findings regarding the ’Atacama Humanoid’. Recently, daily German science news site GreWi.de followed up with Dr. Garry Nolan, the Stanford geneticist that headed the investigation into the mummified remains. grenz|wissenschaft-aktuell reports: Since the documentary movie "Sirius" showed the first results of an investigation of a just 15 ...
The Illuminati Depopulation Agenda
2013 06 18
While the global elite construct underground bunkers, eat organic and hoard seeds in Arctic vaults; the global poor are being slowly starved thanks to high commodity prices and poisoned with genetically modified (GMO) food. Austerity measures aimed largely at the poor are being imposed on all the nations of the world. Weather events grow more deadly and brushfire wars more ...
Ron Paul on Syria: This Is How Vietnam and Iraq Started
2013 06 18
President Barack Obama’s pledge to initiate a limited operation in Syria will likely escalate into a full-blown war, with Americans supporting a rebel cause that is backed by al-Qaida, retired Texas Rep. Ron Paul is arguing. "The president has opened a can of worms that will destroy his presidency and possibly destroy this country. Another multibillion dollar war has begun," Paul ...
Google’s deep CIA and NSA connections
2013 06 18
The Western media is currently full of articles reporting Google’s denial that it cooperated in a government program to massively spy on American and foreign citizens by accessing data from Googles servers and those of other U.S. software companies. The mainstream media has, however, almost completely failed to report that Google’s denial, and its surface concern over ’human ...
Inside Bilderberg: Clues left in the Grove Hotel reveal another piece to their financial agenda
2013 06 18
21st Century Wire says… As the dust had settled from Bilderberg’s global weekender held at The Grove Hotel in Watford, England, some members of the alternative media stayed on site continuing to dig for answers… Investigative journalists from the UK Column, American Free Press and Sovereign Independent accidentally wandered into a presentation suite at the Grove – only discover the remnants of ...
Woolwich ’Terror’ Reigniting the Fire
2013 06 18
The recent murder of British soldier Lee Rigby in Woolwich has reignited the fire of the ’war on terror’ in Britain. Initial, inaccurate reports said that the victim was beheaded with a machete by a man shouting ’Allah Akbar’ and this started a media firestorm. Within hours the killing was labelled as terrorism and the upper echelons of ...
Aldo Moro mystery: Italian prosecutors revisit former PM’s 1978 murder
2013 06 17
It was arguably the darkest episode of Italy’s postwar history: the kidnapping of former prime minister Aldo Moro in 1978 and the discovery of his corpse 55 days later in the boot of a Renault 4 in central Rome. Despite four trials, numerous investigations and the passage of 35 years, the affair continues to raise questions among Italians, with many sharing ...
First Man in Space Yuri Gagarin’s Mysterious Death Solved?
2013 06 17
After over 40 years of secrecy, the real cause of death of Soviet cosmonaut Yuri Gagarin, the first human in space, has been made public. Prominent Russian cosmonaut Aleksey Leonov reveals the truth behind the events of that tragic day. For over 20 years Aleksey Leonov, the first man to conduct a spacewalk in 1965, has been struggling to gain permission ...
Mysterious Subatomic Particle May Represent Exotic New Form of Matter
2013 06 17
In the course of exploring the properties of a strange subatomic particle, physicists may have stumbled upon something even stranger: a mysterious and exotic new form of matter. The intriguing discovery was made more or less simultaneously by two collaborations: the Belle experiment at the Japanese High Energy Accelerator Research Organization (KEK) and BESIII experiment run by the Institute of High ...
Over 200 Million People Are in the US Facial Recognition Database
2013 06 17
You are probably participating in the facial recognition database whether you want to or not. Most likely, your visage is there to be easily identified, without your consent, even if you’ve never committed a crime. Using the vague criteria of “law enforcement purposes”, the United States has more than 200 million Americans filed away in various facial recognition databases. If ...
Russia says it will not allow Syria no-fly zones
2013 06 17
Russia, a veto-wielding member of the U.N. Security Council, will not permit no-fly zones to be imposed over Syria, Foreign Ministry spokesman Alexander Lukashevich said on Monday. "I think we fundamentally will not allow this scenario," Lukashevich told a news briefing, adding that calls for a no-fly zone showed disrespect for international law. Lukashevich spoke before planned talks between President Vladimir ...
Darpa Robotics Challenge: the search for the perfect robot soldier
2013 06 17
The US military’s $2bn robot beauty pageant is all part of its plan to maintain its technological superiority The Atlas robot looks something out of the post-apocalyptic future, or maybe a Will Smith blockbuster. It’s a 330lb cyborg with eerily human-like hands and a head equipped with a laser. It lunges forward with a grim, deliberate clatter on curved slices of ...
Submerged structure stumps archeologists
2013 06 17
Antiquity that could reveal secrets of ancient life in Middle East discovered at bottom of Sea of Galilee, leaving Israeli researchers stranded on dry land, wondering what finds lurk below The massive circular structure appears to be an archaeologist’s dream: A recently discovered antiquity that could reveal secrets of ancient life in the Middle East and is just waiting to be ...
What Is The Government’s Agenda?
2013 06 14
It has been public information for a decade that the US government secretly, illegally, and unconstitutionally spies on its citizens. Congress and the federal courts have done nothing about this extreme violation of the US Constitution and statutory law, and the insouciant US public seems unperturbed. In 2004 a whistleblower informed the New York Times that the National Security Agency (NSA) ...
Climate Science Goes Megalomaniacal
2013 06 14
A February 6 report in the Guardian describes budding efforts to displace decarbonizing with geo-engineering as the goal for reducing the predicted catastrophic effects of global warming. At present, these efforts are being funded by mega-wealthy private citizens like Bill Gates, but some traditional environmentalists as well as some decarbonizers are becoming worried that climate theory is setting off ...
Is Your Taste In Music Influenced By The Shape Of Your Skull?
2013 06 14
Why is it that some songs get your toes tapping and others leave you cold? Part of the answer may lie in the unique shape of your skull. In addition to the obvious social and cultural influences on musical preference, there are also a myriad of little physical quirks of the body that affect the way we hear and process ...
Supreme Court Bites Into First Amendment, Bans Protests On Its Grounds
2013 06 14
The Supreme Court has come up with a new regulation banning demonstrations on its grounds, two days after a broader anti-demonstration law was declared unconstitutional. The regulation bans activities on the court’s grounds or building such as picketing, speech-making, marching, vigils or religious services “that involve the communication or expression of views or grievances, engaged in by one or more persons, ...
The NSA Is Building the Country’s Biggest Spy Center, “Watch What You Say”
2013 06 14
The spring air in the small, sand-dusted town has a soft haze to it, and clumps of green-gray sagebrush rustle in the breeze. Bluffdale sits in a bowl-shaped valley in the shadow of Utah’s Wasatch Range to the east and the Oquirrh Mountains to the west. It’s the heart of Mormon country, where religious pioneers first arrived more than 160 years ...
NSA leaker Edward Snowden banned from flights to UK: "Not Welcome"
2013 06 14
The British government has warned airlines around the world not to allow Edward Snowden, who leaked information on top-secret U.S. government surveillance programs, to fly to the United Kingdom. A travel alert, dated Monday on a Home Office letterhead, said carriers should deny Snowden boarding because “the individual is highly likely to be refused entry to the UK.” The Associated Press saw ...
The Dirty Little Secret About Mass Surveillance: It Doesn’t Keep Us Safe
2013 06 14
NSA Spying Doesn’t Work to Prevent Terrorism William Binney knows as much about spying as anyone alive. Binney – a 32-year National Security Agency veteran – is the former head of the NSA’s global digital data gathering program, and a very highly-regarded cryptographer. Binney told Daily Caller yesterday that the spying “dragnet” being carried out by the government is useless: ...
Making Babies After Death: It’s Possible, But Is It Ethical?
2013 06 13
Is it ethical to use a dead man’s sperm to father a child? Experts are calling for a consensus on policies surrounding this question, which currently vary widely across the country. It has been possible for a few decades to obtain a man’s sperm after his death and use it to fertilize an egg. Today, requests for postmortem sperm retrieval (PMSR) ...
The Headdress Thing - Festival Culture, Native Culture, and the Death of Culture
2013 06 13
On many occasions I allow myself the perverse indulgence of participating in public conversations on Facebook. The signal to noise ratio is vast, but it can be managed. Careful attention and a generous sifting of one’s feed can reveal honest, coherent debates like golden nuggets hidden among the shouting and posturing sands. One topic that enjoys frequent and fervent percolations is ...
Did the FBI Execute That Kid in Florida?
2013 06 13
The Shooting of Ibragim Todashev: Is the Lawlessness of Obama’s Drone Policy Coming Home? Once a state gets used to abusing the rights of foreigners in distant lands, it’s almost inevitable it will import the habit Did the FBI execute Ibragim Todashev? He appears to have been shot seven times while being interviewed at home in Orlando, Florida, about his connection to ...
Alabama Police Set Up Roadblocks To Take Blood, Saliva Samples of Drivers
2013 06 13
There are many ways that aspects of authoritarianism can creep into everyday society. Like the anecdote of the frog in the pot of boiling water; At first the small changes in water temperature seem moderate, and hardly noticeable. The danger is realized only after the frog experiences the heat that wasn’t apparent at the beginning - and by then it’s ...
U.S. Supreme Court rules human DNA cannot be patented (unless synthetic)
2013 06 13
In a first of its kind ruling on human genes, a unanimous U.S. Supreme Court on Thursday decided that synthetically produced genetic material can be patented but naturally occurring DNA extracted from the human body cannot. The nine justices handed a partial victory to Salt Lake City, Utah-based biotechnology company Myriad Genetics Inc, which holds the patents in question. But the ...
CIA deputy director resigns, says it’s because he wants to spend more time with his family
2013 06 13
Today Michael Morell, Deputy Director of the Central Intelligence Agency (CIA), resigned. According to Morell, it is only because he wants to spend more time with his family. This resignation comes soon after a leak by a former CIA and National Security Agency (NSA) employee uncovered a massive Internet surveillance program, the gathering of millions of U.S. phone records from Verizon, ...
Did the CIA give the NSA documents to Ed Snowden?
2013 06 13
Current press reports focus on PRISM, the NSA’s relationships with the biggest tech companies in the world, and the spilled leaks of Ed Snowden. I’ve already laid out serious questions about Snowden’s work history and whether he’s told the truth about it. Is it likely he could have accessed and snatched thousands of highly classified NSA documents? “Let’s see. Who’s coming to work ...
China launches its longest-ever manned space mission
2013 06 12
China began its longest manned space mission yet Tuesday with the launch of the Shenzhou-10, state television showed, as the country steps up an ambitious exploration programme symbolising its growing power. The rocket ascended above the Jiuquan space centre in the Gobi Desert exactly on time at 0938 GMT, trailing a vast column of flame. The three astronauts on board -- who ...
Parents Of Slain Navy SEAL Claim Tapping Sounds On Phone, Strange Texts After Son’s Death
2013 06 12
Navy Seals have been dying in record numbers ever since the ALLEGED Killing of Osama Bin Laden. This story seems to merge the latest NSA Spying scandal with that event. Was the Govt (and shadow govt) spying on this family to see if they may have been told anything about the OBL cover up? (BTW: This exact thing happen to ...
Chief of FBI’s Boston office, key figure in marathon bombing investigation, stepping down
2013 06 12
The head of the FBI’s Boston office, one of the main law enforcement figures during the Boston Marathon bombing investigation, announced Tuesday that he’s stepping down to take a private-sector job. Richard DesLauriers, who’s been special agent in charge of the office since July 2010, said he will leave next month after more than 26 years with the FBI. He said ...
The myth of PLU codes and GMO foods
2013 06 12
Do you look for the four or five digit code on your produce to help avoid GMO foods? You’ll find lots of advice online telling you to do just that, but there’s one problem -- it’s pretty much complete nonsense. Many sites online will tell you to look for this code in order to know what you’re buying. ...
Venezuelans download new app which helps locate TOILET PAPER as stock runs low
2013 06 12
Tissue shortages inspired free Android app which guides users to supermarkets which have available stocks In the recent months, there has been a short supply of toilet rolls in Venezuela due to price controls imposed by the government, economists say. As a result, thousands of Venezuelans have turned to this new smartphone app which helps them find toilet paper. Abasteceme or “Supply Me” ...
Snowden Is Just The Straw Man Obama Needed
2013 06 12
Red Ice Editor’s Note: The NSA whistleblower’s name is Edward Snowden. All instances of ’Eric Snowden’ are SIC from the original source. --- To the millions of Americans who go through their day blindly trusting that Obama is out there defending their Constitutional rights, Eric Snowden looks like Public Enemy #1, a traitor who just made it a lot easier for terrorists ...
Senator Al Franken: from SNL spoofer to State surveillance hawk
2013 06 12
Al used to be a funny guy. Now, he’s not. Make no mistake about it, if Bush were president at the moment, Little Al would be attacking him mercilessly. But with Obama in the White House, Al sings a different tune. The NSA spying is A-OK. No problem. “I can assure you, this is not about spying on the American people.” Thanks, Al. “There are certain ...
From the Memory Hole: Obama’s Broken Promises
2013 06 12
Obama 2007 Speech: ‘NO More Spying on Citizens’ In 2007, Obama proclaimed that he would put an end to all forms of spying on citizens not suspected of a crime. In his words, he would make sure there was ‘no more tracking’ of citizens that weren’t doing anything wrong. Seven years later, we now have the largest public leak of NSA spying ...
DHS Admits Boston Training Drill Involving Backpack Explosives Planned Months Before Marathon
2013 06 11
The Department of Homeland Security has gone public with an admission that an exercise was planned months before the Boston Marathon bombings that involved backpacks being used to detonate explosives by rogue terrorists. According to the DHS documents acquired by the Boston Globe, the agents were planning on conducting training exercises centered around a fictitious terrorist group called ‘Free America Citizens’, a ...
Hearing On UFO Disclosure
2013 06 11
Gary Heseltine Testifies about UFO Incidents – Citizen Hearing On Disclosure As large as three football fields…. The following YOUTUBE clip is from the Citizens Hearing on Disclosure, which happened a few weeks ago. The event took place in Washington DC and was attended by Ex military personal, congressmen and women, law enforcement, scientist, former astronauts, government officials, and researchers. ...
Parliament laughs off Bilderberg inquiry
2013 06 11
Following up from the weekend protests and coverage, Labour MP, Michael Meacher took it straight to Parliament today in which Ed Balls and Ken Clarke were forced to admit Bilderberg and laughed it off. Here is Michael Meacher’s presence at the protests: British MP Speaks Out Against Bilderberg "At the Bilderberg 2013 protests, British Labour party member, Michael Meacher expresses his ...
Modern art was CIA Weapon
2013 06 11
Revealed: how the spy agency used unwitting artists such as Pollock and de Kooning in a cultural Cold War For decades in art circles it was either a rumour or a joke, but now it is confirmed as a fact. The Central Intelligence Agency used American modern art - including the works of such artists as Jackson Pollock, Robert Motherwell, ...
Why is Germany the most spied upon EU country?
2013 06 11
Germany most-spied-on EU country by US - leaked NSA report Germany appears to be the most snooped on EU country by the US, a map of secret surveillance activities by the National Security Agency (NSA) shows. EU officials are to question their US counterparts on data snooping in Europe. The color-coded map of secret surveillance activities by the NSA ranks countries according ...
Whistleblower who leaked NSA files disappears in Hong Kong
2013 06 11
21st Century Wire says … It will not be so easy to find Edward Snowden since he is familier with CIA tactics. Edward Snowden the man who revealed that US agencies are gathering millions of phone records and monitoring internet data, has disappeared Snowden apparently checked out of his Hong Kong hotel where he had fled following his revelations, ahead of a probable ...
Is NSA Spy Leak Edward Snowden a Manufactured Hero?
2013 06 11
Red Ice Creations Note: While it is extremely important to get the word out about the NSA and government spying, and the vast scope of the surveillance and control (not that anyone paying attention didn’t know these things already), it’s equally important to take a step back and remain cautious and observant. Not unlike Bradley Manning or Julian Assange, ...
IRS’ mysterious urgent purchase order for spying equipment
2013 06 11
As if the employees and higher-ups at the Internal Revenue Service haven’t embroiled the agency in enough scandal, a new one has just popped up that has government observers engaged in a bit of head-scratching. The agency is purchasing surveillance equipment. Making it even more of a mystery, the IRS seems in something of a rush to buy it. The agency ...
The Iceman Suffered Brain Damage Before Death
2013 06 10
The reconstruction gives a vivid impression of a Stone Age hunterAn injury to the head, not an arrow wound, may have killed Ötzi the Iceman, the 5,300-year-old mummy found in the Italian Alps, says a new paleoproteomic study into the brain of Europe’s oldest natural human mummy. The protein investigation appears to support a 2007 research into the mummy’s brain. The ...
Máttaráhkká: Mother Earth in Sami rock art
2013 06 10
In this article I explore the meaning of the images scratched, engraved or painted on to rock surfaces in northern Fenno-Scandia. Some of these images have been interpreted as symbolic representations of the Earth Mother figure whose existence and agency underlie much of the pre-Christian world-view of the Sami people. Before examining the evidence of rock art representations, some background ...
Weather weapons have existed for over 15 years, testified U.S. Secretary of Defense
2013 06 10
The development of so-called "weather weapons" has been dismissed by many as paranoid hyperbole, the work of science fiction movie script writers and conspiracy theorists, but the fact is they have existed, at least in the laboratory, for decades.None other than former U.S. Defense Secretary William Cohen, in fact, has talked about the development of weather-related weaponry - or, more ...
Easter Island’s ’Walking’ Stone Heads Stir Debate
2013 06 10
An idea suggesting massive stone statues that encircle Easter Island may have been "walked" into place has run into controversy. In October 2012, researchers came up with the "walking" theory by creating a 5-ton replica of one of the statues (or "moai"), and actually moving it in an upright position, and have published a more thorough justification in the June issue ...
Texas woman admits sending Obama ricin letter
2013 06 10
The FBI says a Texas woman admitted sending ricin-tainted letters to President Barack Obama and New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg, but only after trying to pin it on her husband. Shannon Richardson, shown with her husband, Nathan, is accused of mailing ricin to the president.Shannon Guess Richardson was charged Friday with mailing a threat to the president. The federal charge ...
Edward Snowden, The N.S.A. Leaker, Comes Forward
2013 06 10
“I, sitting at my desk, certainly had the authorities to wiretap anyone, from you or your accountant, to a federal judge or even the President, if I had a personal e-mail,” Edward Snowden told the Guardian. Snowden is twenty-nine; he had worked in a technical capacity for the C.I.A. and then, by way of his employer, Booz Allen Hamilton, as a ...
Craig Murray: ‘Official Tsarnaev Story Makes No Sense’
2013 06 10
21st Century Wire says… This former US Ambassador, human right activist and whistle blower is saying what we have been saying all week – that the FBI’s inflated profile of their prime suspects in the Boston Bombing are hardly plausible. Will Eric Holder and the DOJ pay attention? --- Craig Murray There are gaping holes in the official story of the Boston bombings. We ...
New "Surveillance-Proof" App To Secure Communications Has Governments Nervous
2013 06 09
Lately, Mike Janke has been getting what he calls the “hairy eyeball” from international government agencies. The 44-year-old former Navy SEAL commando, together with two of the world’s most renowned cryptographers, was always bound to ruffle some high-level feathers with his new project—a surveillance-resistant communications platform that makes complex encryption so simple your grandma can use it. This week, after more ...
History... Experience JoyCamp and Escape the Orwellian Brave New World
2013 06 09
Tonight, on History... So it Doesn’t Repeat: We feature an Interview and a Movie with the comedy phenomenon known as JoyCamp, sharing their creative intellect and conscious comedy with all who could use a few laughs. We’ll discover what makes truth so funny, and how to conquer our own fears in the process. http://www.YouTube.com/TheJoyCamp JoyCamp is a term coined by ...
Mike Levine & Gary Webb - The Big White Lie + Dark Alliance= CIA drug cartel
2013 06 09
Michael Levine joins Montel Williams with Gary Webb to discuss the CIA’s active sabotage against the American people, and their unwillingness to cooperate with open investigations. The CIA has forever been involved in the drug trade. No secret there. Operations Amadeus, Watchtower and Pegasses speak volumes about the illicit nature of US undercover operations in SOuth and Central America. Still, here ...
Communist Goals (1963)
2013 06 09
Congressional Record--Appendix, pp. A34-A35 January 10, 1963 Current Communist Goals EXTENSION OF REMARKS OF HON. A. S. HERLONG, JR. OF FLORIDA IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES Thursday, January 10, 1963 Mr. HERLONG. Mr. Speaker, Mrs. Patricia Nordman of De Land, Fla., is an ardent and articulate opponent of communism, and until recently published the De Land Courier, which she dedicated to the purpose of alerting the ...
Can People Live on Only Sunlight and Water?
2013 06 07
A woman in Seattle who believes she can live without food is trying to prove it, and promoting her claims through social media. According to a story on Fox News, “Navenna Shine, the founder and subject of the Living on Light experiment, plans to spend the next four to six months abstaining from food of any kind and living on only ...
Is Obama Lying About Big Brother?
2013 06 07
As of this moment, Obama is making the case that the US government is not eavesdropping on phone calls. Specifically, he said "nobody is listening to your phone calls - they are just looking at phone numbers and duration of calls" and concluded that the NSA was only engaged in "modest encroachments." It was unclear if that clarification was meant ...
What Color Is That? The Answer Depends On the Language You Speak
2013 06 07
Color has long been one of the battlegrounds in psycholinguistics — this dates back to 1969 or earlier, when Brent Berlin and Paul Kay’s book Basic Color Terms: Their Universality and Evolution was published and struck what appeared to be a deathblow to the idea that the language a person speaks affects how that person thinks (known as linguistic relativity). ...
Just Tap Here: Technology and Travel
2013 06 07
Goodbye, plastic hotel room key. So long, wallet. Farewell, camera. These days you don’t need any of the above to unlock a hotel room, buy a mojito or snap a vacation photo. All you need is, well — you. At hotels like Alma Barcelona in Spain, a scan of your fingertips opens the door to your room. At Ushuaïa Ibiza ...
The Dark Moon Goddess and the Enchantment of Bilderberg
2013 06 07
This time last year, I wrote about Chris Street’s work in exposing the huge animal giant earthworks that surround London, the Lion and the Unicorn. I concentrated on the solar Lion because the land which he stands guardian over was where the Olympics were about to take place, and the river named after him runs into the Olympic Park. (For ...
Threat From China Is Being Hyped
2013 06 07
Articles in the American media usually portray China as a potential adversary, and recent press coverage is no exception. Stories have appeared about China’s military hacking into the computer systems of the American government and business and Chinese oil companies’ reaping of unfair gains in Iraq on the backs of dead American soldiers. Yet the threat from China in the ...
Earliest Primate Skeleton And ‘Cousin’ Of Human Ancestor Discovered In China
2013 06 07
An international team of paleontologists has discovered a nearly complete, articulated skeleton of a tiny tree-dwelling primate in China. An international team of paleontologists has discovered a nearly complete, articulated skeleton of a new tiny, tree-dwelling primate dating back 55 million years. The Eocene Epoch fossil, one of the most primitive primate fossils ever documented, was recovered from Hubei Province in ...
Pro-Vaccine Trolls: Use Emotional Warfare on Parents
2013 06 07
The Value of Your Child’s Life – According to Those Promoting Vaccines Most mothers and fathers vividly remember the days they took their child for shots, filled with anxiety, knowing it would be painful for the child and not knowing how the child will react to the vaccine. As I spent some time researching how those people who tell parents vaccines ...
Britons ARE being spied on: Using phone records and online data gleaned by US gov’t
2013 06 07
Britain’s secret eavesdropping agency has been spying on UK citizens after cutting a backroom deal with US agents to share personal data mined from the world’s biggest internet companies, according to leaked documents. GCHQ has had direct access to the personal information of any Briton with a profile on almost all the mainstream social media sites since 2010 - all courtesy ...
ROV captures first-ever footage of oarfish in the wild
2013 06 06
Unprecedented observation of serpent-like creatures made in 2011 in the Gulf of Mexico; scientific paper and video released this week Scientists have released what’s believed to be the first-ever deep-sea footage of living oarfish. The serpent-like denizens, which reside at great depths, are presumed responsible for spawning myths of sea monsters among ancient mariners. The footage was captured in 2011 via ...
Dark Conspiracy: Chocolate Bar Execs Accused of Price Fixing
2013 06 06
Authorities in Canada have charged the food giants Nestle and Mars, together with a network of independent wholesale distributors, in an alleged conspiracy to fix prices of chocolates. The Competition Bureau in the capital Ottawa said it has uncovered "evidence" suggesting price-fixing. Nestle Canada, Mars Canada, and the distributors ITWAL have been charged. The Bureau said the Canadian division of the US confectionary ...
LED Exhibit: Your Words Enlightened
2013 06 06
’Murmur’ is an interactive exhibit by French studios chevalvert, 2roqs, polygraphik, and splank. When you talk into a cone thing, your words are transformed into light art on the wall in front of you. It simply takes the sound waves from whatever you say and displays them visually with LEDs. Neato. For more on this and other cool videos, go to: dvice.com
Bilderberg Day 1: Rare Photos of VIP’s and Police Surveillance of Demonstrators
2013 06 06
While some media personalities are chasing their own digital shadow at this year’s Bilderberg confab, other more inquisitive journalists haven’t forgotten why they are there and have thus positioned themselves in the right places in order to capture the rare images that activists crave most – of VIP’s making their way in secret into this year’s globalist meeting in Watford, ...
A damning dissent: Scalia’s dissent for the ages in the DNA case
2013 06 06
Some of Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia’s greatest opinions have involved his passionate defense of the Fourth Amendment right against unreasonable searches and seizures. It was Scalia who held, for a majority of the Court, that police need a valid warrant before they can use thermal imaging devices on a suspect’s home, or track his movements 24/7 for a month ...
Part 2: 12,000-Year-Old Gobekli Tepe - Was It A Soul Recycling Machine Linked to Deneb in the Cygnus Constellation?
2013 06 06
“Gobekli Tepe is a place of death; a place of re-birth. ... people who would enter into those enclosures ... and stand in between those two monoliths ... would quite literally be then projected out into the sky.” - Andrew Collins, Author, The Cygnus Mystery Return to Part 1. March 29, 2013 Gobekli Tepe 8 miles northeast of Sanliurfa, Turkey - Even though ...
Part 1: 12,000-Year-Old Gobekli Tepe - Is It Linked to the Star Deneb in the Cygnus Constellation?
2013 06 06
“What was so important to these early people that they gathered to build (and bury) the stone rings? The gulf that separates us from Gobekli Tepe’s builders is almost unimaginable.” - Smithsonian Reporter Andrew Curry “If you start looking into the religious ideas of cultures and indigenous civilizations, you’ll find that the star Deneb, Cygnus constellation, in the Milky Way’s Dark Rift was seen as ...
For hard-hit Greeks, IMF mea culpa comes too late
2013 06 06
Greeks reacted with an air of vindication and outrage at the International Monetary Fund’s admission it erred in its handling of the country’s bailout, berating an apology that comes too late to salvage an economy and countless lives in ruins. Anger was palpable on the streets of Athens, where the EU-IMF austerity recipe that the Washington-based fund says it sharply misjudged ...
Andrew Johnson’s False "Disinformation" Claim Against Red Ice Radio
2013 06 06
In a recent article by Andrew Johnson, he claims that Red Ice Radio is part of a "9/11 Disinformation Promotion Brigade." In this commentary Henrik Palmgren explains why Andrew is wrong in his accusations. A common misconception and trap that many people fall into when contradicting material is presented, is to assume that it’s designed to intentionally or unwittingly mislead ...
A long-lost piece of King Tut
2013 06 05
"What happens when you mix a piece of ancient mummy with your own blood?" - Jo Marchant King Tutankhamun is famously the only Egyptian pharaoh who still occupies his original tomb in the Valley of the Kings, and since 2007 his mummy has been proudly displayed in a smart, glass case. What’s less well known, however, is that this isn’t ...
Hundreds rushed to hospital with suspected poisoning at Bangladeshi garment factory
2013 06 05
As many as 600 Bangladesh factory employees have been hospitalized, reporting stomach pains and vomiting after drinking water, suspected to have been deliberately contaminated. “Primarily we suspect the water supply of the Starlight Sweaters factory was poisoned or contaminated,” local industrial police officer Mahfuzur Rahman told AFP on Wednesday. The factory is located in Gazipur, a suburb just north of the ...
Bilderberg Fringe Festival and Protest at Grove!
2013 06 05
BILDERBERG FRINGE AT GROVE HOTEL From: BilderbergFringeFestival Keynote speakers David Icke and Alex Jones to address crowds in front of Bilderberg Conference venue on Grove Hotel land on Saturday 8th June. After negotiations by Hertfordshire police liaison officers, we are excited to announce that a site inside the fabulously scenic Grove Hotel grounds has been confirmed to house key Bilderberg Fringe ...
6 Practical Ways To Be Truly Happy
2013 06 05
How do they do it, these happy people? How do they let troubles bounce off them and make the best of every struggle? Do they choose to be this way? Many believe a constant state of happiness is in the category of mermaids and unicorns. But there are people in this world who, short of major unexpected trauma, have figured ...
Rare Stellar Alignment Gives NASA The Opportunity To Search For Alien Planets
2013 06 05
NASA announced that a rare stellar alignment has opened two opportunities for its Hubble Space Telescope to look for alien planets near red dwarf Proxima Centauri in the next few years. NASA has always been excited about finding new Earth-sized, alien planets and a recent occurrence presented the space agency with a golden opportunity to discover such planets. According to a press ...
Fort Hood attack ’defended Taliban’, says suspect
2013 06 05
A US Army psychiatrist accused of the 2009 Fort Hood shooting has said he will argue he targeted soldiers as they posed a threat to Taliban fighters. Maj Nidal Hasan has said that he does not want his military defence team beside him in courtNidal Hasan said the "leadership of the Taliban in general" was in immediate danger from the personnel, ...
Justice Dept. moves to stop 9/11 FOIA suit, citing ’national security’
2013 06 05
Justice Dept. moves to end Fla. lawsuit, citing national security A declaration in support of ending a Fort Lauderdale, Fla., lawsuit says the suit’s classified information could compromise FBI security investigations. An assertion by FBI official David Hardy, in a sworn 33-page declaration, says disclosure of certain classified information about Florida residents who hurriedly left their homes after the Sept. 11, 2001, ...
Pizza Delivered by Drone - Commercial Drone Future is Now
2013 06 05
Rural dwellers rejoice - pizza delivery right to your door! As long as you don’t mind drones hovering outside your window. Domino’s UK has teamed up with a drone company to deliver their product via unmanned aerial drone outside of London city limits. Delivery is traditionally restricted to within urban range of the local pizzeria, but no longer! Watch as "DomiCopter" ...
Swedish Institute estimates Israel has 80 nuclear weapons
2013 06 05
The Stockholm International Peace Research Institute, in a new report, estimates that Israel has around 80 "strategic" level nuclear weapons Israel has followed a course of what is often called nuclear ambiguity claiming that: ""It would not be the first country to "introduce" nuclear weapons to the Middle East, leaving ambiguity as to whether it means it will not create, will ...
Will Electronic Tattoos Replace Internet Passwords And All Other Forms Of Identification?
2013 06 05
Would you wear an electronic tattoo if you couldn’t log on to the Internet without one? That may sound crazy to many of you, but the technology for such a system already exists. RFID tattoos have existed for quite some time, and they are already being used on animals. But now an entirely new generation of electronic ...
New York Times Warning: Trust Authorities on Boston Bombing, or You’re Nuts
2013 06 04
A huge story can set off alarm bells everywhere, but somehow, with ever increasing frequency, we note the silence of the mainstream media. Having avoided doing its job, it then protects its flank by denigrating those who call for inquiries. This Is Your Brain on CT A recent example is this Times article : “Why Rational People Buy Into Conspiracy Theories.” ...
This Man Is Not a Cyborg. Yet.
2013 06 04
Get right up close to Dmitry Itskov and sniff all you like — you will not pick up even the faintest hint of crazy. He is soft-spoken and a bit shy, but expansive once he gets talking, and endearingly mild-mannered. He never seems ruffled, no matter what question you ask. Even if you ask the obvious one, which he has ...
China poultry plant fire kills at least 119
2013 06 04
Official says death toll could rise, unclear how many workers have been accounted for A fire at a poultry processing plant in northeastern China on Monday trapped workers inside a cluttered slaughterhouse with only a single open exit, killing at least 119 people in one of the country’s worst industrial disasters in years. Survivors described panic as workers, mostly women, struggled through ...
Take a Virtual Tour of the Sistine Chapel
2013 06 04
Can’t travel to the Sistine Chapel? No worries! You can take a virtual tour of it online For those of you who always wanted to see the Sistine Chapel, with its famous artwork, but can’t afford to go, now you can take a virtual tour of it online at the Vatican’s website. When you get to the site, and click on ...
Earth Living Is Tough for Astronaut Used to Space
2013 06 04
In a few moments, astronaut Chris Hadfield changed from an orbiting Man of Steel-type to one who needs to heal from microgravity’s effects. Hadfield recently spoke of his Superman-like moments of strength during five months spent on the International Space Station: wielding refrigerators with his fingertips, or somersaulting with a simple tuck and turn. Coming back to Earth, however, presented operational challenges ...
Woolwich murder: Younger brother of Michael Adebolajo ‘was paid thousands to spy in Middle East’ by MI6
2013 06 04
The younger brother of one of the men accused of murdering Drummer Lee Rigby was paid thousands of pounds by MI6 as part of spying operations in the Middle East, The Mail on Sunday has discovered. Jeremiah Adebolajo, who uses the name Abul Jaleel, was also asked to help ‘turn’ his brother, Michael, to work for MI5, who were already aware ...
Decoding Space and Time in the Brain
2013 06 04
“…henceforth, space by itself, and time by itself, are doomed to fade away into mere shadows, and only a kind of union between the two will preserve an independent reality.” This now iconic quote spoken by Hermann Minkowski in 1906 captured the spirit of Albert Einstein’s recently published special theory of relativity. Einstein, in a stroke of mathematical genius, had shown ...
Swedish Teens ’More Depressed Than Ever’ in Happiest Place on Earth
2013 06 04
Sweden’s long-dismissed social ills have been front and center in the news lately, and contrary than the usual line of ’egalitarian perfection’, the reports are of protests, inequality, depression, and discord. This is not to say that Sweden or all of Scandanavia is terrible, nor are the problems without solution, but the reality that more people are becoming aware of is ...
The Big Worry About Driverless Cars? Losing Privacy
2013 06 03
The concept of self-driving cars may be all the rage in technology circles, but the organization that represents big U.S. auto makers says a new poll due out later this week indicates many U.S. consumers are wary about sharing the road with robot vehicles that could be hacked by mischief makers. About 42% of respondents to a poll conducted for the ...
Physics’s Pangolin: Stubborn Paradoxes in Theoretical Physics
2013 06 03
Trying to resolve the stubborn paradoxes of their field, physicists craft ever more mind-boggling visions of reality Theoretical physics is beset by a paradox that remains as mysterious today as it was a century ago: at the subatomic level things are simultaneously particles and waves. Like the duck-rabbit illusion first described in 1899 by the Polish-born American psychologist Joseph Jastrow, subatomic ...
What is Happening in Istanbul?
2013 06 03
[...]In the evening the number of protesters multiplied. So did the number of police forces around the park. Meanwhile local government of Istanbul shut down all the ways leading up to Taksim square where the Gezi Park is located. The metro was shut down, ferries were cancelled, roads were blocked. Yet more and more people made their way up to the ...
Where Do Cops Come From?
2013 06 03
Ever wonder how come there are men (and women) in costumes “policing” the rest of us? Most people accept this relationship as both given – and eternal. That there have always been men (if not always women) in costumes “policing” the rest of us. But, in fact, it’s a relatively novel thing. Think back to your schooldays. Do you recall any ...
The Banality of ‘Don’t Be Evil’
2013 06 03
“The New Digital Age” is a startlingly clear and provocative blueprint for technocratic imperialism, from two of its leading witch doctors, Eric Schmidt and Jared Cohen, who construct a new idiom for United States global power in the 21st century. This idiom reflects the ever closer union between the State Department and Silicon Valley, as personified by Mr. Schmidt, the ...
Standing with Stones - a journey through megalithic Britain & Ireland
2013 06 03
"Over two years in the making, this feature length (134 minutes) documentary is an entirely independent production conceived and executed by two men with a passion for ancient megalithic sites. Rupert Soskin and Michael Bott have created a totally unique film that goes beyond Stonehenge to deliver a stunning journey through England, Wales, Ireland and Scotland, visiting over 100 extraordinary ...
Giant pink slugs found in secret world
2013 06 01
High in the mists that shroud Mount Kaputar, near Narrabri in north-western NSW, scientists have discovered a secret world. By day it is an isolated pocket of snow gums, wrapped in straggling native vines. People tend to focus on the cute and cuddly bird and mammal species like koalas. But these little invertebrates drive whole ecosystems. But on ...
"Laws of Physics for a Holographic Universe" --New Theories of Space-Time
2013 06 01
Researchers at the University of Southampton have taken a significant step in a project to unravel the secrets of the structure of our Universe. One of the main recent advances in theoretical physics is the holographic principle. According to this idea, our Universe may be thought of as a hologram and we would like to understand how to formulate the ...
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