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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.

Editor/Aviation Historian Fails to Fly

Carroll F. Gray | Posted 03.28.2015 | Science
Carroll F. Gray

Once again, the Whitehead Affair is heating to full boil. In 2013 Paul Jackson, the editor of the aerospace industry guidebook, proclaimed Gustave Whitehead as being the first human to fly some two years prior to the first flights of Wilbur and Orville Wright.

Indian Health Service Includes Licensed Naturopaths, Acupuncturists and Chiropractors in Loan Repayment Program

John Weeks | Posted 04.07.2012 | Healthy Living
John Weeks

A bit of integrative medicine history was made last month when the U.S. Indian Health Service (IHS) quietly announced that licensed naturopathic doctors, acupuncturists and chiropractors would be included in 2012 in the IHS' student loan repayment programs.

Amy Lee

Stalled Japanese Car Production Ripples Through Global Auto Industry | Amy Lee | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

As Japanese automakers recover from damages sustained in the earthquake and tsunami, effects of the stalls in production have already begun to spread ...

Green B2B: The Secret Sauce For Better Employees?

Marc Stoiber | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Marc Stoiber

Sustainability is very much a headline in B2C. But we don't hear much on the subject in B2B. Is it happening? What are the motivators for B2B business...

U.S. Geologist Who Was Tortured In China Gets 8-Year Sentence

AP | CHARLES HUTZLER | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

BEIJING — An American geologist held by Chinese state security agents who stubbed lit cigarettes on his arms was sentenced to eight years in pri...

Lack of Funds Cripples Indian Health Care

Tim Giago | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Tim Giago

When determining the businesses that contribute to the economic well-being of a community, the financial contributions of Native American institutions and businesses are too often overlooked.

Quitting For Dummies! by Sarah Palin

Shannyn Moore | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books
Shannyn Moore

Publisher HarperCollins has announced Sarah Palin's next venture in book makin.' According to them, she is working on a "celebration of American virtues and strengths." Good Lord, you've got to be kidding.

More Palin Hypocrisy: Tripp Has Government Provided Health Insurance

Shannyn Moore | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Shannyn Moore

Recently released documents from the custody battle show clearly Tripp Palin Johnston has socialized health care through Indian Health Services and the Alaska Native Medical Center.