Archive for June 13th, 2013

June 13th, 2013 - 12:54 pm § in Misc.

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June 13th, 2013 - 9:53 am § in Misc.

June 13 …Anniversary of Pentagon Papers Leak

Steven Carter of the Daily Beast on the release of the pentagon papers 40 years after Daniel Ellsberg leaked them. The formal release of the Pentagon Papers by the Defense Department on June 13 garnered only passing news coverage. In this age of WikiLeaks, when too many of those to whom confidences [...]

June 13th, 2013 - 9:34 am § in Schools & Colleges, The Ave Scene

BREAKING NEWS: Genes can NOT be patented!

“We merely hold that genes and the information they encode are not patent-eligible … simply because they have been isolated from the surrounding genetic material,”  … Clarence Thomas This morning the  Supreme Court ruled that human genes cannot be patented!  The decision, [...]