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Robin Thicke Blurred the Lines of Truth About His Role in Writing Hit Song

Robin Thicke Blurred the Lines of Truth About His Role in Writing Hit Song

Robin Thicke blurred the lines of truth about his role in writing his hit song. He admits he is not an honest person and, in a striking example of that dishonesty, finally reveals he did not collaborate with Pharrell Williams on Blurred Lines as he previously claimed. Instead, he admits he showed up to the […]

Graphene: $10 Bet Leads to Breakthrough in Production of the Wonder Material

Graphene: $10 Bet Leads to Breakthrough in Production of the Wonder Material

A $10 bet led to a breakthrough in production of the wonder material graphene. Thomas Mallouk, professor of chemistry, physics and biology at Penn State University, bet his research associate Nina Kovtyukhova that she could apply her research on boron nitrade to graphene. Kovtyukhova did not believe her methods would be effective to produce graphene […]

China’s New Facial Recognition Payment System and Privacy Implications

China’s New Facial Recognition Payment System and Privacy Implications

China has developed a new facial recognition payment system, and its use has widespread privacy implications. According to the latest results from the Chinese Academy of Science (CAS), Chinese scientists have hit upon a novel new system – which is a very positive step in the financial markets – but the bone of contention has been […]

Boy Finds 3,000 Year Old Sword in River While Washing Hands

Boy Finds 3,000 Year Old Sword in River While Washing Hands

A young boy found a 3,000 year old bronze sword in a Chinese river while washing his hands. Yang Junxi stopped by the Laozhoulin River in coastal eastern China for a quick rinse of his hands. This time his sanitary habit yielded more than good health. While dipping his hands, the 11 year old felt […]

Apple Watch–Is It the Next Big Thing or a Waste of Time?

Apple Watch–Is It the Next Big Thing or a Waste of Time?

Apple unveiled its eagerly anticipated smart watch this week, but it was met with a lukewarm reception. Is the Apple Watch the next big thing or could it be just a big waste of time for the tech giant? While great in theory, smart watches might not find a gold mine market for themselves, say some […]

Ray Rice’s Wife Janay Was Brutalized Thrice Over

Ray Rice’s Wife Janay Was Brutalized Thrice Over

In the Ray Rice  domestic violence incident, his wife Janay was brutalized thrice over. He faces condemnation for being a wife-beater and an abuser of his spouse. Make no bones about it – what he did was a despicable and cowardly act that needs to be condemned in the highest possible way. Everyone should stand up and […]

Net Neutrality Protest Causes Mass ‘Delays’ Online

Net Neutrality Protest Causes Mass ‘Delays’ Online

A net neutrality protest is causing mass symbolic delays online, especially with huge websites that people rely on for entertainment and social networking such as Netflix, Reddit and Vimeo. Sept. 10, 2014 is the last day the FCC is accepting comments from the public on the issue of an open and protected internet. Online companies and […]

Spectacular Sand Art Washes Away With Each Tide

Spectacular Sand Art Washes Away With Each Tide

A California artist transforms beaches into spectacular sand art that washes away with each tide. Andres Amador makes magic in the sand. He creates large scale earth art that washes away with the next tide. He is inspired to draw intricate geometric patterns or flowing organic waves on a canvas designed not to last. Amador […]

Boko Haram: Why Is Membership Rising?

Boko Haram: Why Is Membership Rising?

Why is membership in Boko Haram rising? Boko Haram is an Islamic terrorist organization based in the northeast corner of Nigeria on its borders with Chad, Niger and Cameroon. Their name means “western education is forbidden” and their objective is to establish a totalitarian Islamic state in that area of Africa. They behead police officers, […]

ISIS: Many Ask About Missing Strategy

ISIS: Many Ask About Missing Strategy

Many are asking today about the seemingly missing strategy from the U.S. in fighting ISIS. The word that seems to be on everyone’s lips is ISIS, and President Obama is taking all the heat for the apparent lack of action. Some commenters feel that Obama seems to have no strategy at all for dealing with ISIS, […]

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