Scientists have developed a technique to make brains transparent, enabling them to see vast networks of neurons and structures for a big picture view of the organ that’s mostly studied in slices.
In a report published today in the journal Nature, researchers at Stanford University described the method that replaced fats in the brain of mice with a gel that made the organ transparent. The scientists were able to make images of the [...]
Why We Fight
What are the forces that shape and propel American militarism? This award-winning film provides an inside look at the anatomy of the American war machine.
Is American foreign policy dominated by the idea of military supremacy? Has the military become too important in American life?
Broadcast on 03/23/05 BBC
The Italian market is about to break 08′ lows.
LONDON — In a season of nightmare projections for Europe, this one could be the scariest: Greek leaves the euro currency union at the same time Spain’s banking system is collapsing.
The anatomy of the eurozone bank run
A bank run is now happening within the eurozone. So far it has been relatively slow and prolonged, but it is a run nonetheless. And [...]
In late 2008, when silver was massacred in the futures pit and saw its price fall from over $20 to under $10, I told my readers at that time that silver entered into a “reverse bubble”. I know it sounds odd, but let me re-visit the concept.
As you know by now, a “bubble” is when an asset reaches an unsustainably high level due to artificially stimulated demand. In 2004, I [...]
Adults 18-49: Rating/Share
Adults 18-34: Rating/Share
Total Viewers (million)
In the first night of the February sweeps period with the 5 English broadcast networks in all new episodes, Fox topped the night’s adults 18-49 ratings followed by CBS. And talk about Must See TV No More, NBC was tied on a sweeps Thursday by Univision among adults 18-49.
The Big Bang Theory‘s 5.4 adults 18-49 rating was down a tenth vs. a 5.5 rating last week, but [...]
From Avery Goodman, first posted on Seeking Alpha
Anatomy Of Silver Manipulation – How Low Can It Go?
As we warned our readers on May 1, 2011, when silver had clawed its way back to about $48 per ounce: “We expect another massive price attack in the next few days.”
We came to this conclusion based upon a number of factors, including the impending opening of the Hong Kong [...]