Found Time: How To Spend The 24 Hours Of Leap Day... →
npr: An extra day. How will you use it? Start by reading our hour-by-hour guide. Here’s a sample: Feb. 29, 2012, Hour By Hour: Midnight. Too excited to sleep, you can click on the fascinating site of the Long Now Foundation, timekeepers of the 10,000 Year Clock. Computer wizard Danny Hillis first dreamed up the idea of a massive timepiece that “ticks once a year. The century hand ...
If anything, women have shown in the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan that they are...– Tammy Duckworth (Iraq war vet, Congressional candidate, double amputee, former Black Hawk pilot) is her amazing self in an interview with The American Prospect. (via thepoliticalnotebook) Can I get a “HELL YEAH!”?
The Monroe Institute
An out-of-body experience could just be a beat away in Virginia View Photo Gallery — A quartz crystal juts from the ground at the Monroe Institute in Faber, Va., where visitors use audio technology to try to have out-of-body experiences. By Theresa Vargas, Published: February 24 Howard Broadman wants to see as much as he can before age slows him down, but he wonders if he might...
'Pepper Spray Cop' Suit Filed - NPR →
brooklynmutt: Some of those Occupy protesters who famously got face fulls of pepper spray last November on the campus of University of California Davis have now filed suit in federal court. They allege “the university used excessive force to break up the demonstration,” The Sacramento Bee writes. “The Occupy UC Davis students were sprayed as they sat on the ground.” The American Civil...