by Gordon Hempton
Uluru Sunset (photo by Martin Fisher/Flickr)
The day will come when man will have to fight noise as inexorably as cholera and the plague.” So said the Nobel Prize-winning bacteriologist Robert Koch in 1905. A century later, that day has drawn much nearer….
Topic 2: 14th April: Clockwork Ballroom
by Yi-Piao Yeoh
‘A Clockwork Ball needs clockwork couture!’
There is a large fight going on against the PIPA/SOPA legislation …
Tumblr looks uninvolved.. Even though if it is passed tumblr will be shut down .
it violates the First Amendment, is Internet censorship, will cripple the Internet, and will threaten whistle-blowing and other free speech…