COMMENTARY/OPINION

Technical Journalism and the Windmill

by Glenn Geist

The history of technology—of invention and industry has always been a strong interest of mine. I live with a collection of old scientific instruments.…

Will Britain Ever Reintroduce the Death Penalty?

by Neil Bamforth

With all the Brexit shenanigans in Britain, other news often vanishes under the radar before anyone has noticed it is even there.…

On ‘White Privilege’ and Truth By Any Other Name

by Glenn Geist

One of those things going around Facebook like a forest fire: a picture of lettuce with the message that Romaine lettuce has killed more people.…

Rejection of Brexit Deal Creates ‘Nightmare’ For May

by Michael John Scott

In chess, to be "in zugzwang" is to be in a position where every possible move will worsen the situation—and some analysts see it as a fitting analogy.…

NEWS I FIND INTERESTING

‘Severe and punishing’ Weather Headed To Eastern US By End of January

by MadMikesAmerica

It seems those in the eastern part of the country may have "severe and punishing"…

Ocasio-Cortez Is New Twitter Queen—Dominating Democrat Conversation

by MadMikesAmerica

Any Democrat with their sights set on the Oval Office in 2020 might ask a…

Nobel Laureate Stripped of Titles For “Racist” Comments

by Michael John Scott

The Nobel Prize-winning DNA scientist, James Watson, who lost his job in 2007 for racist…

Ocean Temperatures Increasing At Alarming Rates

by Michael John Scott

It's indisputable. Scientists say oceans are heating up about 40% faster than previously measured— …

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