May 2013







With 100 detainees on hunger strike, some near organ failure or death, the President and media have renewed talk of closing Guantanamo.   This is not the first time detainees have struck to…






Well, I’ll be a monkey’s podiatrist… Via New Scientist: YOU may be walking on chimp-like feet without knowing it. At least 1 in 13 of us have feet that are specially adapted…




Surprise, surprise. Something creepy this way cometh: Here is a 3D printed doll, cloned from a real human’s head, that you can never unsee. Still want to see more? Article from messynessychick.


Via orwellwasright: When Stephen Hawking announced he was boycotting Israel in protest of their occupation of Palestinian land the ensuing furore was nothing if not predictable. After a barrage of appeals from…









Monsanto—one of the largest agriculture and biotech companies in the world—creates genetically engineered seeds and food, or GMOs. They’ve also brought the world toxic chemicals like DDT, PCBs and even Agent Orange….