Mysterious Railway Posters Depict the Dreamy Allure of Deco-Era Japan | Collectors Weekly - The guy said his aunt had died and left him the contents of her antiques shop, which she had closed up years before, Franchi told me recently. As he went through her stuff, he found a roll of old posters. The aunt dealt in furniture, so the posters may have been in the drawer of something she bought I ve seen that happen five or six times. Posters weren t her field, so she probably just put them aside. From Nony
Bitcoin: US magazine Newsweek identifies mysterious digital currency creator Satoshi Nakamoto - Australia Network News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation) - US magazine Newsweek says it has found the enigmatic creator of the online currency bitcoin, a reclusive Japanese-American physicist and model train fan.The creation of the digital currency was credited to Satoshi Nakamoto, a name which had been believed to be a pseudonym for another person or collective.From Nony
Chinese smog is so bad it's like a 'nuclear winter' - Pollution has grounded aircraft, closed roads and hit tourism in China
The food supply could be affected as the smog blocks sunlight
China Agricultural University showed that seedlings are struggling to grow
The smog is having the same effect as that predicted from nuclear war
Yet China's naval chief claimed it has a plus side - defense from US lasers!!!!! Huh!
School in the cloud - Education-as-usual assumes that kids are empty vessels who need to be sat down in a room and filled with curricular content. Dr. Mitra's experiments prove that wrong..
No scientific evidence of man-made global warming- Greenpeace co-founder Moore - When modern life evolved over 500 million years ago, CO2 was more than 10 times higher than today, yet life flourished at this time, he added. Then an Ice Age occurred 450 million years ago when CO2 was 10 times higher than today.
Why does the IPCC believe that a virtually identical increase in temperature after 1950 is caused mainly by Â‘human influence,' when it has no explanation for the nearly identical increase from 1910-1940 From Roddy