US college student creates blueprints for a... →
rtamerica: Asher Kohn isn’t an urban planner, but he has managed to draw up designs for an entire city — and a drone-proof one, at that. But according to Kohn, a town that’s impermeable to the newest instruments of war isn’t just a novelty. It’s a necessity.
It’s the Interest, Stupid! Why Bankers Rule the... →
fucknobigbrother: In the 2012 edition of Occupy Money released last week, Professor Margrit Kennedy writes that a stunning 35% to 40% of everything we buy goes to interest. This interest goes to bankers, financiers, and bondholders, who take a 35% to 40% cut of our GDP. That helps explain how wealth is systematically transferred from Main Street to Wall Street. The rich get progressively richer...
Be silent or let thy words be worth more than silence.– Pythagoras (via graphtones)
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Watch This: View from the World’s Most Advanced... →
apoplecticskeptic: If you want to see scary science fiction in real life, watch this video. For the first time, the U.S. Department of Defense gives us a glimpse into its new surveillance system—one that puts George Orwell’s to shame. This big brother is capable of some serious spying, and his name is Argus. Argus is actually a pretty clumsy acronym: Autonomous Real-Time Ground Ubiquitous...