Isaac Green-Diebboll

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Why is it so hard to stop Fukushima from leaking?

There was more bad news from Japan’s stricken Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant today: It’s still leaking. The plant’s operator, Tokyo Electric Power Company, also known as Tepco, said that another 300 tons of highly contaminated water had leaked from one of its storage tanks.<p>But if a plastic …

Meet Republicans' Favorite House Liberal

Vermont's Peter Welch doesn't need to be nice to his Republican colleagues but he's going out of his way to befriend them anyway. "There's a mutual frustration that a lot of rank-and-file members have...at just how messed up Congress is," he said.<p>WASHINGTON — With one of the safest seats in …

America’s Dystopian New Normal

America was supposed to be different. Now economic inequality seems insurmountable. By Lloyd Green.<p>Five years into the Obama presidency, we are …

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Harry Lennix Takes On ‘The Butler’ – Says Lee Daniels ‘N*ggerfies It,’ Calls It ‘Historical Porn’

Harry Lennix Takes On 'The Butler' - Says Lee Daniels 'N*ggerfies It,' Calls It 'Historical Porn'<p>First some background…<p>Several months ago or so, I …

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Beam in Thine Own Eye – Dark Mofo, Hobart

From the city, it looks like a great beacon; a shard of light breaking the darkness and beckoning Hobart towards the shores of the Derwent, slick and …

Lowry and the Painting of Modern Life – review

There is a painting at the start of this riveting exhibition that stays in mind to the last. It shows a section of back-to-back terrace. Bricks, …

Microsoft Makes 3-D Printing As Simple As Clicking “Print”

Windows 8.1 will be the first OS to provide 3-D printers native support. What does that mean to you? The app market is poised for its first 3-D printing explosion.<p>To be honest, 3-D printing technology just isn’t there yet for consumers. It’s expensive. It’s relatively lousy. And it takes a slew of …

Doma defeated on historic day for gay rights in US

A landmark supreme court ruling struck down a controversial federal law that discriminated against gay couples in the US, delivering a stunning …

White House Preps Carbon Tax - Let's Call It 'ObamaAir'

President Obama appears ready to expend all the political capital he has left to push legislation aimed at making America’s electric power plants pay for every ton of carbon they huff into the air.<p>The president said in his speech in Berlin on Wednesday that he felt he had a moral imperative to take …

Animals know more than you think

Perhaps it is no coincidence that the animals we think of as being the most stupid – pigs, chickens, sheep – are also the ones we don't always treat …

The Large Hadron Collider in pictures: using big technology to investigate tiny things

5 Eco-Friendly Cities Built From The Ground Up

From Incheon, South Korea, to Osceola County, Florida<p><b>Lavasa</b> <i><br>Maharashtra, India</i><br>Planned population: 300,000<br>Projected completion date: 2021<br>Lavasa's designers are using biomimicry to transform an arid site in India's Western Ghats into a lush city. Building foundations will store moisture, as trees do, …