Daily Archives: May 21, 2011
Thorium also is mentioned.
Some analysts say Pakistan has the fastest growing nuclear arsenal in the world. There are fears this will force India to increase its stockpile and trigger a fresh nuclear arms race in the volatile south Asia region.
… But Dr Kalam, who is here as a guest of Sydney University, has urged Australia to co-operate with India in the development of nuclear reactors that use thorium instead of uranium to produce electricity.
Dr A.P.J. Abdul Kalam … “strength respects strength”. Photo: Peter Rae
- Abdul Kalam urges solutions to make N-plants safe (lemonews.wordpress.com)
Everything about Lady Gaga’s new album speaks of empire-building ambition. It is full-on, full-throttle, brash, big-statement pop.
All revenue from the purchase of this book will be used to help the earthquake victims through the Japanese Red Cross Society. You can also donate to the American Red Cross Japan Earthquake and Pacific Tsunami fund.
With wind energy projects not proving as financially viable as he anticipated, Pickens has tabled the renewable energy portion of his acclaimed Pickens Plan for clean energy and turned his focus exclusively to increasing development of natural gas.
- Billionaire Pickens says Obama lacks energy plan (seattletimes.nwsource.com)
“If we just wanted positive emotions, our species would have died out a
long time ago… ”
The sex scandal involving the just-departed International Monetary Fund director Dominique Strauss-Kahn is of course no reason to abolish the agency – but then we didn’t need another reason. The agency, centerpiece of J. M. Keynes’s postwar inflationary Bretton Woods brainchild, should never have been created in the first place, since it was another calculated step toward global government-controlled money.
- Was Dominique Strauss-Kahn Trying to Torpedo the Dollar? (thetruthiswhere.wordpress.com)
- DSK and the downfall of France’s elites (cbsnews.com)
- Strauss-Kahn hidden inside New York safe house – Reuters (news.google.com)
- Behind Strauss-Kahn, a Formidable Wife (newser.com)
When it’s your turn to go through the passenger scan (a thermal body scan), you may be verbally accosted by a security droid.