Archive for May 31st, 2013

May 31st, 2013 - 9:30 am § in The Ave Scene

THE Ave Scene: Putting People in Pods

Amazon and the pod people CLICK THE VIDEO[...]

May 31st, 2013 - 6:18 am § in Misc.

Why I Oppose Women in Combat

This article, by Malcolm Unwell, says it better than I would. My issue is that  I value femininity and masculinity. The military ethos is masculine.  Are there women who could play the guy role?  Sure there are.  Just as there are effeminate males.  The problem, as Malcolm Unwell writes, is tha[...]

May 31st, 2013 - 4:16 am § in China, Misc.

Is China Raiding US Research Labs? Is this racism or paranoia?

A breaking news story from New York raises difficult issues .. the increasing role of Chinese fellows in US labs, the ownership of NIH funded research, and the limits of industrial/academic ties when IP is involved.   Bribes for Research Data By Kate Yandell Three NIH-funded scientists have bee[...]