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  • (Creepy Looking Alien Face Hugger) Algae Suit Generates Food to Feed Your Constant Hunger

    08/15/2013 8:00:42 PM PDT · by DogByte6RER · 16 replies
    DVICE ^ | Monday, August 12, 2013 | Colin Druce-McFadden
    Algae suit generates food to feed your constant hunger When we think of futuristic fashion, our minds often lean toward the minimalist designs of Star Trek or Tron. But maybe what we wear in the future will have more to do with what we eat than what we want to look like. That's the premise behind the algaculture symbiosis suit designed by Michael Burton and Michiko Nitta. The symbiosis suit is designed to make food for you as you go about your daily routine. A number of tubes, placed in front of your mouth, harness the CO2 you breathe and...
  • U.S. announces diplomatic breakthrough with North Korea

    02/29/2012 12:09:39 PM PST · by Repeat Offender · 73 replies · 7+ views
    The Envoy via Yahoo ^ | 29 Feb 2012 | Laura Rozen
    The United States announced a diplomatic breakthrough with North Korea Wednesday. Under an agreement reached in direct talks in Beijing last week, North Korea has agreed to allow the return of nuclear inspectors from the International Atomic Energy Agency, and has agreed to implement a moratorium on long-range missile tests, nuclear tests, and nuclear activities at Yongbyon, including uranium enrichment activities, the State Department said. In return, the United States will provide North Korea with a large food aid package.
  • Mexico blasts bills to tax money illegal immigrants wire home

    03/05/2006 12:15:18 PM PST · by bkwells · 163 replies · 2,499+ views
    San Diego Union Tribune ^ | 3/5/2006 | Greg Brosnan
    MEXICO CITY – Mexican officials are complaining that a bill in Georgia's state legislature to tax the hundreds of millions of dollars that illegal immigrants wire home would unfairly hurt Mexicans working north of the border. Sponsored by Republican lawmakers who charge that illegal immigrants use basic health and education services without contributing to them, the bill would force anyone unable to prove their legal status to pay tax on their wire transfers. Mexicans living in the United States sent home about $20 billion to their families last year, more than all the foreign direct investment in the country and...
  • Michael Jackson Verdict Watch (Live Thread-[Update-Not Guilty ALL Counts])

    06/03/2005 12:26:19 PM PDT · by Howlin · 4,186 replies · 128,058+ views
    Court TV; MSNBC; Fox ^ | June 3, 2005
    Bayliffs being sworn in, alternatives have been sent home! This circus is about to be in the hands of the jury! Bets? Predictions?