Category Archives: Science / Technology

The Claptrap Propaganda About Guns in America

Eric Zuesse, originally posted at In the 2008 five-to-four majority Heller decision defining what the Second Amendment means, the U.S. Supreme Court said that the Amendment’s “prefatory clause,” which stated the Amendment’s “purpose,” is irrelevant to understanding the Amendment, … Continue reading

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FDA and CDC: Don’t Eat Romaine Lettuce!

I love romaine lettuce … It stays crunchy and crispy for days at a time. But first the Centers for Disease Control, and then the Food and Drug Administration, warned all Americans to stop eating romaine lettuce for the time … Continue reading

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Debunking One “Global Cooling” Argument

Preface: Our approach is to build bridges in the climate debate (see the postscript, below).  But one of our duties as investigative journalists is to debunk unscientific claims, from whichever side they come from. This article helps to debunk one … Continue reading

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The Other Hiroshimas: A Review of ‘Napalm: An American Biography’, by Robert M. Neer

Fire-weapons have been used from ancient times.  Napalm-like weapons were used by and against the Romans and Greeks.  One term used for them was “wildfire”; another was “Greek fire”, as incendiaries were widely used by the Greeks.  Some ships were … Continue reading

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Light Up Your Life … With Healthy Light Frequencies at the Correct Dosage

Scientific studies show that photobiomodulation  (“PBM” for short) – exposure to certain wavelengths of red and near infrared light – promotes a wide variety of health benefits and combats an amazing number of illnesses, including improving athletic and sports ability, … Continue reading

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