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The Real Nuclear Threat

Robert Koehler | Posted 04.09.2015 | Politics
Robert Koehler

If war were only "itself" -- the violence and horror, the conflagration and death -- it would be bad enough, but it's also an abstraction, a specific language of self-justifying righteousness that allows proponents to contemplate unleashing it not merely in physical but in moral safety.

Nuclear Weapons Lab Used Taxpayer Funds To Obtain More Taxpayer Funds

Center for Public Integrity | R. Jeffrey Smith | Posted 11.13.2014 | Politics

This story was originally published by The Center for Public Integrity, which is a nonprofit, nonpartisan investigative news organization in Washingto...

Feds and BP Clash Over Barrels Spilled at Macondo Trial

Susan Buchanan | Posted 12.12.2013 | Green
Susan Buchanan

At the Macondo spill trial, number crunching or quantification of the oil flow started Monday in U.S. District Court in New Orleans, with Judge Carl Barbier presiding. The U.S. is on one side with a figure of about 5 million barrels for the disaster that commenced in 2010, versus BP and Anadarko on the other with 3.26 million barrels.

Why Super-Sensitive Information Might Be Getting Leaked

AP | MARCY GORDON | Posted 05.08.2012 | Business

WASHINGTON -- The Labor Department is worried that people could leak its market-moving monthly jobs report to traders before its public release and is...

WATCH: Self-Guided Bullet Hits Target Mile Away

Posted 01.31.2012 | Science

By: InnovationNewsDaily Staff Published: 01/30/2012 04:44 PM EST Smart weapons have been growing smaller since the first guided cruise missiles to...

Are Lasers The Future Of Lighting?

Posted 01.12.2012 | Green

From EarthTechling's Kristy Hessman : New research shows that diode lasers could eventually compete with light emitting diodes (LEDs) for home and ...

Is Marine Power The Next Wind Power?

Posted 11.29.2011 | Green

From EarthTechling's Pete Danko: Researchers at the Sandia National Laboratories see marine-based power generation – which they call MHK, for mar...

Energy Storage Takes

AP | PAUL FOY | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

SALT LAKE CITY — A Utah company plans to dig a series of underground caverns that it hopes to one day fill with compressed air, releasing it to ...

Greening Hollywood: Governator Schwarzenegger Is Green on Energy

Paige Donner | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Paige Donner

Governor Schwarzenegger is "determined to terminate global warming." A Green Arnold - so, does that make him, like, the Incredible Hulk?