Jason Moore

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Utah Senator introduces Human-Powered Travel in Wilderness Areas Act

<b>PRESS RELEASE:</b> The Sustainable Trails Coalition applauds Senator Mike Lee (R-Utah) for introducing the Human-Powered Travel in Wilderness Areas Act. …

Forests

A group that helped the White House sell the Iran deal gave NPR $100,000 to report on it

The Ploughshares Fund's mission is to "build a safe, secure world by developing and investing in initiatives to reduce and ultimately eliminate the world's nuclear stockpiles," one that dovetails with President Barack Obama's arms control efforts. But its behind-the-scenes role advocating for the …

South Asia

Kim Jong Un balloons to 300 pounds as famine nears

Portly North Korean dictator Kim Jong Un, whose hostile actions have brought crippling international sanctions to his impoverished nation, has a new …

North Korea warns of new famine as Kim's weight, belligerence balloon

Portly North Korean dictator Kim Jong Un, whose hostile actions have brought crippling international sanctions to his impoverished nation, has a new message for the Hermit Kingdom's starving masses: Get ready to eat plant roots.<p>Kim, whose weight the South Korean government estimates has ballooned …

North Korea

Pointers Gone Wild

After I completed my PhD in early 2016, I took a job with the GPU compiler team at Apple and moved from Canada to the United States. I wasn’t sure if …

Star Wars: The Force Awakens

Bernie Sanders Has a Secret

Vermont, his son and the hungry early years that made him the surging socialist he is today.<p>One morning last month in Burlington, Vermont, at the law office of John Franco, one of Bernie Sanders’ best friends since the 1970s, Franco talked to me at length about Sanders’ commitment and his …

Middle-class

Iceland to remove power from banks to steal money

Iceland‘s government is considering a revolutionary monetary proposal – removing the power of commercial banks to create money and handing it to the …

A Butterfly Wing-Inspired Sensor May Save Your Life

Engineers in GE labs have been studying the Morph butterfly to understand what gives it, at least in part, its iridescent coat. The result is an advance in radio frequency sensors – this one the size of a penny – that will allow the detection of explosives and other chemicals.<p>Radislav Potyrailo, a …

RFID

What you need to know about HTTP/2

Look at the address bar in your browser. See those letters at the front, "HTTP"? That stands for Hypertext Transfer Protocol, the mechanism a browser uses to request information from a server and display webpages on your screen. A new version of the reliable and ubiquitous HTTP protocol was …