Here’s what the Fukushima I power nuclear plant complex looked like prior to the natural disasters and explosions. (Source: ad-hoc-news.de.) Before March 2011, if you heard the words “Fukushima Daiichi,” … [Read full article]
Scientists Simulate Creation of Earth to Determine Core Density
In an attempt to determine the density of our planet’s core, scientists have attempted to simulate Earth’s formation, and found that Earth’s core contains the largest reservoir of carbon on … [Read full article]
Pollen and Charcoal Document Ancient Egypt's Climate History
Researchers from the U.S. Geological Survey studying ancient pollen and charcoal preserved in deeply buried sediments in Egypt’s Nile Delta have documented the region’s ancient droughts and fires, including a … [Read full article]
Who Runs the World ? – Network Analysis Reveals 'Super Entity' of Global Corporate Control
The first ever global network analysis of transnational corporations (TNCs) lays bare the “architecture” of the global ownership network. Specifically, the analysis reveals a “super entity” of 147 TNCs that have a control interest in 40% of all TNCs in the studied global network. The implications for this finding will be studied for years to come and will inform future investigations and national/international economic policies.