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Deconstructing Democracy | Emanuele Corso

Tue, 2018-02-20 02:40
'The flag should never be displayed with the union down, except as a signal of dire distress in instances of extreme danger to life or property." THE FLAG CODE, Title 36, U.S.C., Chapter 10, As...

Science as a Candle in the Dark | Stephen Farrington, MS, PE

Mon, 2018-02-19 03:19
Candle, by The Bees, Flickr (CC BY-NC 2.0)Stephen Farrington, MS, PE -- World News Trust Feb. 13, 2018 Dear readers, I want to talk with you today about something Carl Sagan wrote in his book, The De...

Science as a Candle in the Dark | Stephen Farrington, MS, PE

Mon, 2018-02-19 03:19
Candle, by The Bees, Flickr (CC BY-NC 2.0)Stephen Farrington, MS, PE -- World News Trust Feb. 13, 2018 Dear readers, I want to talk with you today about something Carl Sagan wrote in his book, The De...

Never Give a Sucker.... | Philip A. Farruggio

Mon, 2018-02-19 03:13
Philip A. Farruggio -- World News Trust Feb. 13, 2018 Kudos to the 1941 W.C Fields comedy film "Never Give a Sucker an Even Break" for the inspiration. It certainly does fit with what is...

 Never Give a Sucker.... | Philip A. Farruggio

Mon, 2018-02-19 03:13
Philip A. Farruggio -- World News Trust Feb. 13, 2018 Kudos to the 1941 W.C Fields comedy film "Never Give a Sucker an Even Break" for the inspiration. It certainly does fit with what is...

Amerka, the Cartoon | Philip A. Farruggio

Mon, 2018-02-19 03:00
Philip A. Farruggio -- World News Trust Feb. 8, 2018 Many baby boomers remember the original MAD Magazine, founded in 1952. MAD reached its apex during the mid to late 60s, when there was so much to ...

Amerka, the Cartoon | Philip A. Farruggio

Mon, 2018-02-19 03:00
Philip A. Farruggio -- World News Trust Feb. 8, 2018 Many baby boomers remember the original MAD Magazine, founded in 1952. MAD reached its apex during the mid to late 60s, when there was so much to ...

Three Different Definitions of Blockchain | Stephen Farrington, MS, PE

Sun, 2018-02-18 22:40
Illustration by Stephen Farrington Stephen Farrington, MS, PE -- World News Trust Jan. 26, 2018 When I began my personal deep dive into the world of distributed ledger technology, blockchain and cryp...

Three Different Definitions of Blockchain | Stephen Farrington, MS, PE

Sun, 2018-02-18 22:40
Illustration by Stephen Farrington Stephen Farrington, MS, PE -- World News Trust Jan. 26, 2018 When I began my personal deep dive into the world of distributed ledger technology, blockchain and cryp...

United We Stand, Divided We... | Emanuele Corso

Sun, 2018-02-18 16:06
Franklin D. RooseveltEmanuele Corso -- World News Trust Feb. 5, 2018 When I was six years old I was taken by my mother to the Springfield, Massachusetts railway station. The station had a high overpa...

United We Stand, Divided We... | Emanuele Corso

Sun, 2018-02-18 16:06
Franklin D. RooseveltEmanuele Corso -- World News Trust Feb. 5, 2018 When I was six years old I was taken by my mother to the Springfield, Massachusetts railway station. The station had a high overpa...

Newborn babies who suffered stroke regain language function in opposite side of brain | Elissa L. Newport

Sun, 2018-02-18 14:47
Individual scans of two healthy controls and two individuals with a left-hemisphere (LH) perinatal stroke. The orange/yellow activation shows the normal language areas of the left hemisphere in healt...

Newborn babies who suffered stroke regain language function in opposite side of brain | Elissa L. Newport

Sun, 2018-02-18 14:47
Individual scans of two healthy controls and two individuals with a left-hemisphere (LH) perinatal stroke. The orange/yellow activation shows the normal language areas of the left hemisphere in healt...

MeltdownPrime and SpectrePrime: Automatically-Synthesized Attacks Exploiting Invalidation-Based Coherence Protocols | Caroline Trippel, Daniel Lustig, Margaret Martonosi

Sun, 2018-02-18 14:30
Credit: CC0 Public Domain Feb. 11, 2018 (arXrv.org) -- The recent Meltdown and Spectre attacks highlight the importance of automated verification techniques for identifying hardware security vulnerab...

MeltdownPrime and SpectrePrime: Automatically-Synthesized Attacks Exploiting Invalidation-Based Coherence Protocols | Caroline Trippel, Daniel Lustig, Margaret Martonosi

Sun, 2018-02-18 14:30
Credit: CC0 Public Domain Feb. 11, 2018 (arXrv.org) -- The recent Meltdown and Spectre attacks highlight the importance of automated verification techniques for identifying hardware security vulnerab...

Male geniuses (sic), graffiti art (sic), and a 'filth' of starlings? | Mickey Z.

Thu, 2018-02-15 04:32
Photo credit: Andrew White Mickey Z. -- World News Trust Feb. 14, 2018 Define “invasive” While walking to the subway the other day, I heard a beautiful and astonishingly complex bird call. Glancing t...

Male geniuses (sic), graffiti art (sic), and a 'filth' of starlings? | Mickey Z.

Thu, 2018-02-15 04:32
Photo credit: Andrew White Mickey Z. -- World News Trust Feb. 14, 2018 Define “invasive” While walking to the subway the other day, I heard a beautiful and astonishingly complex bird call. Glancing t...

Study finds earthquakes continue for years after gas field wastewater injection stops | Margaret Allen

Wed, 2018-02-14 18:38
Study area for the DFW Airport earthquake sequence. Yellow triangles are the 2008-2009 SMU operated stations. Blue asterisks are the earthquakes reported by the 2013-2016 SMU earthquake catalog, indi...

Study finds earthquakes continue for years after gas field wastewater injection stops | Margaret Allen

Wed, 2018-02-14 18:38
Study area for the DFW Airport earthquake sequence. Yellow triangles are the 2008-2009 SMU operated stations. Blue asterisks are the earthquakes reported by the 2013-2016 SMU earthquake catalog, indi...

New hole-punched crystal clears a path for quantum light | Sabyasachi Barik et al.

Wed, 2018-02-14 18:21
Credit: Joint Quantum Institute Feb. 13, 2018 (Phys.org) -- Scientists have created a photonic chip that generates single photons and controls their direction. Optical highways for light are at the h...

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