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Israel Claims It Destroyed a Syrian Truck Carrying Chemical Weapons (Unverified) into Lebanon; Star Trek Drops (ST-2=82%)

Posted January 30th, 2013 Israel fires missile along Lebanon-Syria border JIM HOLLANDER/EPA – An Israeli soldier holds two gas mask kits he picked up as he travels through the central bus station in Jerusalem on Jan. 30, 2013. Media reports that thousands of Israelis Read More >

Iran Advances Both Space and Weapons Programs with (Unverified) Rocket Launch of Monkey into Outer Space; Star Trek Holds Steady (ST+/-1=84%)

Posted January 28th, 2013 Iran Says It Sent a Monkey Into Space By Alan Cowell (The New York Times) LONDON — Iranian state television said on Monday that the country’s scientists had succeeded in sending a monkey into space “as a prelude to sending humans.” Press Read More >

North Korea Rattles Nuclear Saber at U.S.; Armageddon/Waterworld Rises to Become #1 Threat to Mankind, Star Trek Falls (A/W+1=88%, ST-2=84%)

Posted January 24th, 2013 North Korea Vows Nuclear Test and Threatens U.S. By Choe Sang-Hun (The New York Times) SEOUL, South Korea — North Korea vowed on Thursday to launch more long-range rockets and conduct its third nuclear test, saying that it would build up its Read More >

A Second Player Enters ‘Asteroid Mining’ Game; Star Trek Gains (ST+1=86%)

Posted January 22nd, 2013 New venture ‘to mine asteroids’ Advocates hope asteroid mining could turn into a trillion-dollar business; others are sceptical By Paul Rincon A new venture is joining the effort to extract mineral resources on asteroids. (BBC News) The Read More >

Dutch Researchers Use ‘Fecal Therapy’ Instead of Antibiotics to Cure Intestinal Infection; Star Trek Rises, Twelve Monkeys Falls (ST+1=85%, TM-1=59%)

Posted January 17th, 2013 Transplanted Feces Cures Drug-Resistant Gut Infection Dr. Christine Lee, an infectious disease physician, poses in a lab at St. Joseph’s Healthcare hospital at McMaster University where they’re looking at transplanting healthy human Read More >

Flu Activity in the U.S. ‘Widespread’ and ‘Rising’; Twelve Monkeys Climbs Higher (TM+1=60%)

Posted January 11th, 2013 CDC: Flu vaccine 62% effective; 47 states report widespread illness By Ryan Jaslow (CBS News) Flu activity continues to rise in the U.S., according to new surveillance statistics released by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention on Read More >

‘Citizen Scientists’ Find 15 Possible New ‘New Worlds’ via Computer; Star Trek Gains (ST+1=84%)

Posted January 7th, 2013 Another 15 exoplanets within habitable zone discovered – by amateur astronomers (Photo : Pixabay) Habitable moon around saturn-like planet, in a double star system. By Mark Hoffman (Science World Report) The project Planet Hunters today Read More >

U.S. Drones Strike Again; Matrix/Terminator Gains (M/T+1=37%)

Posted January 3rd, 2013 US drone strike kills top militant Mullah Nazir in Pakistan By Kim Sengupta (The Independent) US drone strikes today killed a senior Pakistani militant commander in the tribal region of South Waziristan, and also reportedly claimed the lives of Read More >