The White House Blog and e-democracy

I was gladly surprised to see the new WhiteHouse.gov website introduced by the Barack Obama administration, and especially so with the new White House Blog. The new web front for the United States Government has been received with praise [ "Change Comes To The Internets" said the Daily News] but also with cautious skepticism. One […]

Why doesn’t the US bomb the freaking closet!!??

The world of physics is anxiously anticipating with the LHC’s first beam, which happens in just a few hours. They are excited about the possibility CERN’s newest machine finding the Higgs’s boson, clues about what makes up dark matter or dark energy, and for hints of physics beyond the standard model. But apparently what is […]