Mama Sarah Obama launches anti-jigger campaign

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Xinhua) U.S. President Barack Obama's grandmother on Sunday launched a free anti-jigger campaign to residents of Siaya County in Western Kenya who have been greatly infected with the more…

DOE study: Fracking chemicals didn't taint water

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Associated Press) A landmark federal study on hydraulic fracturing, or fracking, shows no evidence that chemicals from the natural gas drilling process moved up to contaminate drinking water more…

Obamacare database a snooper's paradise

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Rare) Would you trust thousands of low-level Federal bureaucrats and contractors with one-touch access to your private financial and medical information? Under Obamacare you won’t have any choice. more…

Prince Charles in NHS homeopathy row

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (London Daily Mail) Prince Charles has secretly lobbied the Health Secretary to back discredited homeopathic medicines. The Prince and Jeremy Hunt – both strong supporters of alternative therapies more…

Giant viruses open Pandora's box

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Nature) The organism was initially called NLF, for "new life form". Jean-Michel Claverie and Chantal Abergel, evolutionary biologists at Aix-Marseille University in France, found it in a water more…