Something electric. Tell Obama to Cease FDA Ties to Monsanto. President Obama, I oppose your appointment of Michael Taylor, a former VP and lobbyist for Monsanto, the widely criticized genetically modified (GM) food multinational, as senior advisor to the commissioner at the FDA.
Taylor is the same person who as a high-ranking official at the FDA in the 1990s promoted allowing genetically modified organisms into the U.S. food supply without undergoing a single test to determine their safety or risks. This is a travesty. Taylor was in charge of policy for Monsanto's now-discredited GM bovine growth hormone (rBGH), which is opposed by many medical and hospital organizations. It was Michael Taylor who pursued a policy that milk from rBGH-treated cows should not be labeled with disclosures. Michael Taylor and Monsanto do not belong in our government. FDA scientists once regarded genetic modification of the food supply as the single most radical and potentially dangerous threat to public health in history. Secret-Internet. S O L I L O Q U Y. Projects by Boris Müller. Bitsbits bits____________________ ///////////////ЯOSΛ MEИKMΛN~~~@~~~DIRDIRDIR A:??blogspot?____________________________________
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The Lost Drone Army. Full text of “Drone Army descends on New Orleans” Published in NEWStream and syndicated to all ReutAssoc membersites (retrieved December 21 2012 @ 13:34).
Contact with drones lost during drug wars, swarm slowly migrating north. photo credit: l@mie MERAUX, La. — A swarm of drones, known as the “Lost Army,” appear to have established themselves in the New Orleans area, the defence commissioner said. The autonomous force has been operating without human control for nearly a decade. Economic Manuscripts: Preface to A Contribution to the Critique of Political Economy. Karl Marx 1859 A Contribution to the Critique of Political Economy Preface Source: K.
Marx, A Contribution to the Critique of Political Economy, Progress Publishers, Moscow, 1977, with some notes by R. Geek Theologian. Postmodern literature. Postmodern literature is literature characterized by heavy reliance on techniques like fragmentation, paradox, and questionable narrators, and is often (though not exclusively) defined as a style or trend which emerged in the post–World War II era.
Postmodern works are seen as a reaction against Enlightenment thinking and Modernist approaches to literature. Postmodern literature, like postmodernism as a whole, tends to resist definition or classification as a "movement". Indeed, the convergence of postmodern literature with various modes of critical theory, particularly reader-response and deconstructionist approaches, and the subversions of the implicit contract between author, text and reader by which its works are often characterised, have led to pre-modern fictions such as Cervantes' Don Quixote (1605,1615) and Laurence Sterne's eighteenth-century satire Tristram Shandy being retrospectively inducted into the fold. Background Notable influences
First Listen: BOBBY, 'BOBBY' Hide captionBOBBY's self-titled debut is out June 21.
Courtesy of the artist BOBBY's self-titled debut is out June 21. Why Do Humans Reason? Arguments for an Argumentative Theory by Hugo Mercier, Dan Sperber. Hugo Mercier University of Neuchatel Dan Sperber affiliation not provided to SSRNJune 26, 2010 Behavioral and Brain Sciences, Vol. 34, No. 2, pp. 57-74, 2011 Abstract:
The explicit. While i was in Berlin i spoke at Deutsche Telekom's Innovation Day. in the exhibitions hall there was a display for an initiative called Palomar5. Palomar5 is group of young people (and it gives me the shivers that I am no longer included in this category) that are interested in innovation and large-scale problem solving using social technology. With the help of DT, Palomar5 put together a "Technology Innovation Camp. " The camp brought 30 young-ens under 30 from around the world and placed them into a former beer factory in the heart of industrial Berlin for six weeks.
I visited the facility on the recommendation of the folks that had brought me in to speak. The space was immense. Periodic Table of Storytelling by *ComputerSherpa on deviantART. Possum Living.
Wired 8.04: Why the future doesn't need us. Why the future doesn't need us.
Our most powerful 21st-century technologies - robotics, genetic engineering, and nanotech - are threatening to make humans an endangered species. School. Free Ebooks. Search Results. Randomly Awesome Words. The Postmodernism Generator » Communications From Elsewhere. The Elegant Universe: Pt 1. The Elegant Universe: Part 3 PBS Airdate: November 4, 2003 NARRATOR: Now, on NOVA, take a thrill ride into a world stranger than science fiction, where you play the game by breaking some rules, where a new view of the universe pushes you beyond the limits of your wildest imagination. This is the world of "string theory," a way of describing every force and all matter from an atom to earth, to the end of the galaxies—from the birth of time to its final tick, in a single theory, a "Theory of Everything.
" Our guide to this brave new world is Brian Greene, the bestselling author and physicist. BRIAN GREENE (Columbia University): And no matter how many times I come here, I never seem to get used to it. Jack Smith - Flaming Creatures. Christian Bök. Err at at attoo not one sombre rose manticore pictograph icicle man cyst yes per antonym phoneme sister rib leprosy stem at iconic in glottal is manifest.
Anthology of Conceptual Writing. Poetry expresses the emotional truth of the self.