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New Variants Raising Covid-19 Cases
Rampant rise of covid-19 cases in second wave. Public urged to take it more seriously.
Mar 27, 2021 - 12:59:50 PM
The Rise and Fall of the Jet Pack
Well, mostly the fall.
Mar 26, 2021 - 12:04:42 PM
Israel starts research center for GPS-free navigation
A new technology center from the Israel Ministry of Defense will develop and manufacture GPS-free navigation technology. The ministry's Directorate of Defense Research and Development and Israel Aerospace Industries recently inaugurated the center. (IAI)
Mar 23, 2021 - 12:10:09 PM
Killing Frank: How the Los Angeles Mob Removed a Problem
“In the treacherous world of Mafia hit men, few characters proved shiftier than Frank ‘Bomp’ Bompensiero.... For decades regarded as one of the most efficient hit men in the West Coast mob, he was an expert in the so-called Italian rope trick, a surprise garroting that always left the dying victim with a surprised look on his face.”
Mar 22, 2021 - 10:54:15 AM
The Paris Commune Is Still a Beacon for Radical Change
On this day in 1871, the working class of Paris seized control of the capital and established the Commune. Though it ruled for just two months, the world’s first workers’ government still stands as a vivid example of the kind of society workers themselves can create, according to their own vision of freedom and equality.
Mar 19, 2021 - 12:42:03 PM