Lasers Could Create Clouds, and Perhaps Rain on Demand

Lasers Could Create Clouds, and Perhaps Rain on Demand

The future of weather manipulation just got even crazier… Weather control freaks may get their next rainmaking tool in the form of an infrared laser. Scientists have successfully created small clouds by firing a laser both inside a lab and under the autumn skies...
Obama targets advisers, birthers, GOP for laughs.

Obama targets advisers, birthers, GOP for laughs.

WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama offered a bit of wisdom to a ballroom filled with celebrities, political insiders and journalists: There are a few things in life harder to find and more important to keep than love. “Well, love and a birth certificate,”...
London 2012: One Big Party or One Big Prison?

London 2012: One Big Party or One Big Prison?

On first sight of the fence you could be forgiven for thinking you had slipped through a wormhole in the space-time continuum to find yourself on the perimeter of a Soviet era Gulag By Mike Wells Security precautions for London 2012 include the construction of a 17.5...
Feds Threaten Eminent Domain Grab on Vermont Farm

Feds Threaten Eminent Domain Grab on Vermont Farm

Owners of the Rainville dairy farm were told last week that if they won’t sell the hayfield for $39,500, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers will use eminent domain to seize it. By JOHN CURRAN – Associated Press Writer FRANKLIN, Vt. — This is one sleepy...