350 or bust: #EpicFail At Shell’s Arctic Launch Celebration

Via Occupy Seattle, a close-up glimpse at the folks  our governments are trusting to keep our Arctic pristine and untouched. They can’t even run a launch party without a spill: * Occupy Seattle’s website says that Logan Price, a Seattle Occupier who’s now living in New York, managed to infiltrate a private party thrown by ...

Polygonic: The emperor’s new clothes: North Korea keeps on marching

Sometimes, you just want to give them a hug. Pyongyang put on this earnest show of transparency around its rocket launch, inviting foreign journalists into the heart of their futuristic Space Control Centres (SCCs). Witness the marvels of our microcomputers and our, umm, extraordinarily large antennae! It was one part quaint, one part chilling. The ...