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David McCullough and Whitehead... and IHS/Jane's

Carroll F. Gray | Posted 05.05.2015 | Books
Carroll F. Gray

Given that this is David McCullough speaking to us -- the person who has been called "America's Greatest Historian" -- can anyone truly dismiss his conclusion about "Gus" Whitehead ?

The Buck Stops Where ?

Carroll F. Gray | Posted 05.04.2015 | Science
Carroll F. Gray

Now that it's clear IHS/Jane's does not endorse or support the "opinion" of Paul Jackson, IHS/Jane's has an obligation to clarify the record and explain the process by which it came to a neutral position on the question of who was first to make a powered, controlled, sustained flight in a heavier-than-air machine.

Jane's Points Finger at Editor

Carroll F. Gray | Posted 06.22.2015 | Science
Carroll F. Gray

Earlier this month, IHS/Jane's Information Group (owner and publisher of Jane's All The World's Aircraft) disowned the notorious editorial written in March 2013 by the Editor of Jane's, Paul Jackson, which proclaimed that Gustave Whitehead had made the "First Flight," some two years before Wilbur and Orville Wright's epic flights.

Fix the New State Law That Creates Barriers to Treatment for People With Mental Illness

Sigurd Ackerman | Posted 01.24.2015 | Healthy Living
Sigurd Ackerman

Reporting requirements like Connecticut's presumably reflect the belief that mentally ill persons who voluntarily seek hospital treatment are, as a group, at greater risk for future violence than the general population of the U.S. But this belief is false.

More Donation Drama For Newtown Families

AP | JOHN CHRISTOFFERSEN | Posted 07.15.2013 | Impact

NEW HAVEN, Conn. -- As a local group prepares to distribute $7.7 million in donations to families of Newtown school shooting victims, Connecticut's go...