Follow the PCB and Mercury trail in our oceans

Marine biologist Stephen Palumbi gave a talk at TED about the massive problem with pollutants in our oceans, and the disease and death this causes everywhere in the world, throughout the food chain, including us. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ooAIIeo4AJQ Keep in mind what he says, then read this article, where the problem of toxins found in whales is … Continue reading Follow the PCB and Mercury trail in our oceans

Hardware preview: ioSafe SSD – fireproof, waterproof, crushproof and shockproof

Back in September 2009, I wrote about the ioSafe Solo, a fireproof and waterproof drive. In January 2010, at CES in Las Vegas, ioSafe, the company behind these disaster-proof drives, launched a new product, the ioSafe Solo SSD. It's the same size as the ioSafe Solo, it looks the same outside, except for the branding, … Continue reading Hardware preview: ioSafe SSD – fireproof, waterproof, crushproof and shockproof

Pork's dirty secret: It's one of America's worst polluters

Pork's Dirty Secret: The nation's top hog producer is also one of America's worst polluters : Rolling Stone. I'm shocked beyond belief by what I read in Rolling Stone magazine today, in the article pointed about above. Let me quote a few excerpts to draw your attention to the crimes that have gone unpunished for … Continue reading Pork's dirty secret: It's one of America's worst polluters