Aaron Swartz’s Girlfriend Taren Stinebrickner-Kauffman Slams Eric Holder’s Claims

Mike Masnick | Swartz's girlfriend, Taren Stinebrickner-Kauffman has put out a very strong statement, slamming Holder's claims. Not only does she highlight the threat of seven years in prison, but she goes much further.

Scientists Say Remains Suggest Stonehenge Started as Graveyard

Sylvia Hui | British researchers have proposed a new theory for the origins of Stonehenge: It may have started as a giant burial ground for elite families around 3,000 B.C.

Copyright Trolls Order WordPress To Hand Over Critics’ IP Addresses

Torrent Freak | In a direct attack on the troll defense blogs FightCopyrightTrolls and DieTrollDie, Prenda Law has just ordered WordPress to hand over all IP addresses of users who accessed either site in the last two years.

New energy storage breakthrough could revolutionize alternative energy

The story begins with quirky old kite-flying American, a key and a bolt of lightning

Robohand: How Cheap 3D Printers Built a Replacement Hand for a Five-Year Old

ARS Technica | Not too long ago, Liam had no fingers on his right hand. The South African five-year old was born with Amniotic Band Syndrome, which causes amputation of digits before birth. But since November, Liam has been using a series of prosthetic hands designed by two men living on opposite sides of the planet, using open source software and 3D-printing technology.
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L.A. to N.Y. in Half an Hour: 10,000 Plus M.P.H. Tunnel Train Used for...

Intellihub | The Vary High Speed Transit System (VHST) was a Rand Corporation concept that was presented to the military industrial complex in the 1970's
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Presidential Commission approved use of Directed Energy Weapons on the populace, experiments

Intellihub | Sinister government experiments currently afoot
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The falsification of science

Servando Gonzalez | According to Barry Glassner, president of Lewis & Clark College in Portland, Oregon, there are high levels of disconnection between scientists and the public