Josh Mytych

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Five fascinating science books to read

Sometimes there are so many great books published that it's hard to keep them in mind at any one time. In my blog, Science Book a Day, I try to keep abreast of all the new scientific tomes that are out there. Here is a selection that you might want to check out at your local bookstore or library …

NSA program stopped no terror attacks, says White House panel member

A member of the White House review panel on NSA surveillance said he was “absolutely” surprised when he discovered the agency’s lack of evidence that the bulk collection of telephone call records had thwarted any terrorist attacks.<p>“It was, ‘Huh, hello? What are we doing here?’” said Geoffrey Stone, …

In Ukraine, it's the same president, but perhaps a new revolution

It all looks eerily familiar. Throngs of anti-government demonstrators controlled parts of downtown Kiev on Monday morning, while the police are in a holding pattern and the president of the country tries to figure out how to handle the situation.<p>The reason for the protests? President Viktor …

Modern Floating Home is the Perfect Tranquil Retreat

<i>Floating House</i> is a home designed by architect Dymitr Malcew that offers its residents beautiful unobstructed views, a connectedness to their surroundings, and an easy way to move from one locale to another. Created for H2ORIZON, a French developer that specializes in floating structures like this …

Living Rooms

Starwatch: The December night sky

Reports of the death of Comet ISON as it brushed within 1,165,000 km of the Sun last Thursday were premature. Something survived, but as I write this we don't know whether ISON still has an intact and productive icy nucleus or whether we are left with only a flying bank of rubble that may dim and …