Day: December 8, 2012

CBO: Feds Borrowing $4.8 billion Per Day in FY 2013, So FarEconomy & Money

CBO: Feds Borrowing $4.8 billion Per Day in FY 2013, So Far

Matt Cover CNSNews.com The federal government ran a deficit of $292 billion for the first two months of fiscal year
Australian DJs’ royal prank broke no laws, says CEORandom News

Australian DJs’ royal prank broke no laws, says CEO

Alison Rourke and Caroline Davies Guardian.co.uk The CEO of the Australian radio station responsible for the prank call to the
Hackers Steal Data from Pentagon, NASA, Federal ReserveRandom News

Hackers Steal Data from Pentagon, NASA, Federal Reserve

Members of the Anonymous-affiliated Team GhostShell hacking collective have published what they claim is stolen information for 1.6 million accounts
Maori stones may tell the history of Earth’s magnetic field changesThe Unknown

Maori stones may tell the history of Earth’s magnetic field changes

The Maori of New Zealand have been cooking in earth ovens, called hangi or umu, since at least the 1200s.
Japan Poised to Shoot Down North Korean MissileWar News

Japan Poised to Shoot Down North Korean Missile

Julian Ryall Telegraph.co.uk The order to destroy the missile should any part of it threaten to fall onto Japanese territory
Company Promising Commercial Trips To The Moon By 2020Science & Space

Company Promising Commercial Trips To The Moon By 2020

Startup company Golden Spike is promising commercial trips to the moon by 2020, charging $800-million a seat per round trip
Titanic Sinking Foretold Years Before it Happened by Four AuthorsRandom News

Titanic Sinking Foretold Years Before it Happened by Four Authors

The frigid plunge the Titanic made into the Atlantic ocean was foretold years before by not one, but four authors

U.S. military’s secret mini-shuttle lifts off from Florida

An unmanned Atlas 5 rocket carrying a small robotic space shuttle lifted off from Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in
Iran condemns US nuclear testWar News

Iran condemns US nuclear test

Julian Pecquet The Hill Iran condemned the United States’ latest nuclear test on Saturday, saying it reflected “inattention to full
Geminids meteor shower will hit Earth December 13th and 14thScience & Space

Geminids meteor shower will hit Earth December 13th and 14th

The Geminid meteor shower peaks on Dec. 13th and 14th when Earth runs through a stream of debris from a