Higher Education and Wind Turbines

Wind farms in Pacific Northwest paid to not produce March 7, 2012 Taxpayers have put out billions in subsidies over the last three years for Barack Obama’s green-energy stimulus program, which has produced such success stories as Solyndra, Beacon Power, and Ener1.  But what happens when taxpayers subsidize efforts that actually produce electricity?  As people in the Pacific … [Read more...]

Kony 2012: what’s the real story?

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  Kony 2012: what's the real story? A 28-minute film about the plight of children in Africa has been watched (in 4 days since it was posted on YouTube) more than 60 million times. But the charity behind it is facing criticism for its Hollywood-style campaigning (and funds management) on the issue. Are the criticisms fair? Kony stands accused of overseeing the systematic … [Read more...]

Torsion: The Key to the Theory of Everything

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A Brief Overview of Torsion: The Key to a Theory of Everything—Including Consciousness? Copyright © Brendan D. Murphy,  March, 2012 Putting a Twist on Things The first research generally credited with the discovery of this "fifth force"—torsion—was that done in the late 1800s by Russian professor N.P. Myshkin.1 Einstein's colleague Dr. Eli Cartan first termed this force … [Read more...]

The Origin of Language

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Introduction The origin of language in the human species is a widely discussed topic. Despite this, there is no consensus on ultimate origin or age. Empirical evidence is limited, and many scholars continue to regard the whole topic as unsuitable for serious study. In 1866, the Linguistic Society of Paris went so far as to ban debates on the subject. That prohibition remained … [Read more...]

Do we own our own brains?

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  DO WE OWN OUR OWN BRAINS? by Dan Green    Often commentators have broached the topic of how sometimes events transcend the nebulous interface between Ufology and Paranormal, bequeathing this area the name ‘High Strangeness’. This high strangeness decided to impact on my life from the earliest of days and could have backed the maxim ‘start as you mean to go … [Read more...]

Who Killed the Electric Car?

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  UPDATED.  In 1996, electric cars began to appear on roads all over California. They were quiet, fast, produced no exhaust and run without gasoline. 10 years later, these futuristic cars were gone. What happened? Don't miss: "Revenge of The Electric Car" -  an update to this post at the end of the page (PS4) Introduction - The General Motors EV1 The General Motors EV1 … [Read more...]

MARIJUANA CURES CANCER

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  MARIJUANA CURES CANCER! by Doug Yurchey YOU ARE INVITED TO VIEW POSSIBLY THE BEST FILM EVER ON MEDICAL MARIJUANA.  PLEASE READ ARTICLE AND VIEW BELOW LINK TO LEN RICHMOND’S 49-MINUTE DOCUMENTARY ‘WHAT IF CANNABIS CURED CANCER?’ (narrated by Peter Coyote).      Recently, hemp has been proven to be anti-inflammatory; anti-spasmodic and anti-bacterial.  Hemp (meaning … [Read more...]

Mathematics of the Past

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Mathematics of the Past by Garry Kasparov Garry Kasparov won the title of the Chess World Champion in 1985 - at the age of 22. He was the world No.1 ranked player for 255 months, by far the most of all-time and nearly three times as long as his closest rival, Anatoly Karpov.In 1997, during a historical chess challenge that made headlines all over the world, he defeated IBM's … [Read more...]

THE LEARNING CYBEREALMS…

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  THE LEARNING CYBEREALMS… Tomorrow's Learners Need Cadres of Catalysts to Start the Trends.   by Ron O. Cook   In case you have not noticed, our civilization is already into the Future -- we are the Jetsons.  In the year 2015, things will be very different from the rock-n-roll generation of the 1960s, especially in the realm of socioeconomic expediencies that result in … [Read more...]

The Dark Side of Human Nature

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  “Everyone thinks of changing the world, but no one thinks of changing himself.” — Leo Tolstoy "The ego has learned to be very clever in order to survive. It is capable of resorting to any lengths or ruse of self-deception and camouflage. The world we witness is merely the drama of collective egos acting out on the perceptual stage of form and time. The satisfactions of the … [Read more...]

The Forbidden Book of Enoch

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"Our sun is one of a 100 billion stars in our galaxy. Our galaxy is one of billions of galaxies populating the universe. It would be the height of presumption to think that we are the only living thing in that enormous immensity"   -- Wernher Von Braun Who is Enoch? Enoch was the grandfather of Noah. The Book of Enoch chapter 68:1 "And after that my grandfather Enoch gave me … [Read more...]

The Dawning of the Omega Age

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The Dawning of the Omega Age by Ron O. Cook We live in massively significant times where the future and science fiction are blurred out over the time/space continuum. What was real is dissolving into implausible illusion. We call this glimpse into happenstance — Future/Time. It is an interlude existing almost as a dreamscape filled with surrealistic images of trends and … [Read more...]

Signs of the “Last Days”?

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Are these the last days spoken of in the Bible? Signs in the sun, moon, and stars, wars and rumors of wars, earthquakes in various places, floods, pestilence, famines, tsunamis. Freak tornadoes descending upon places never seen before. Distress of nations, civil unrest, uprising spreading to a global scale, sudden acceleration in record breaking natural disasters, worldwide … [Read more...]

High-Technology in the Bible

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 by Doug Yurchey There are readers out there who would be surprised or offended with the notion that high-technology was described in the Bible. There are other readers who have realized that the only explanations to Biblical mysteries are ancient Close Encounters. A good question is: Why are certain, Old Testament events written about in the Bible? The answer … [Read more...]

Could the Red Planet Support Life?

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Update: NASA rover Curiosity touches down on Mars PASADENA, CALIF.—In a show of technological wizardry, the robotic explorer Curiosity blazed through the pink skies of Mars, steering itself to a gentle landing inside a giant crater for the most ambitious dig yet into the red planet’s past. A chorus of cheers and applause echoed through the NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory on … [Read more...]

The Ark Manual

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  No ancient relic causes so much controversy as built according to Divine instructions the Ark of the Covenant. The subject of Spielberg’s Raiders of the Lost Ark, featuring the intrepid Indiana Jones, the film does not exaggerate the passions the mystery of its location and power entails.  -- Anthony North Introduction - Ark of the Covenant The Ark of the Covenant also … [Read more...]