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New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo, who gives his State-of-the-State address tomorrow, is under pressure to speak to the urgency of building storm surge barriers and rebuilding the economy of the Superstorm Sandy region, and to leave off the standing Wall Street bail-out policy. Leading the charge is Diane Sare in New Jersey, whose kick-off campaign event for governor of the state, was held Jan.

January 9th, 2013 • 11:27 AM

Addressing the Indian Science Congress on Jan. 7, agronomist and one of the three most important contributors, with the late American agro-scientist, Norman Borlaug, to India's Green Revolution that pulled the nation out of famine to agricultural abundance, M. S. Swaminathan said science could lead to an "evergreen revolution" in agriculture.

January 9th, 2013 • 11:21 AM

South Korea's National Fusion Research Institute (NRFI) is developing a conceptual design for its K-DEMO fusion machine, which will be its last step before construction of a commercial magnetic fusion power plant.

January 5th, 2013 • 10:55 AM

Following President Putin's call in December, a committee has been set up in the Russian Academy of Sciences under the vice director of the Academy, Nikolai Laverov. The members of the committee include a broad array of scholars, including Erik Galimov, the head of the Vernadsky Institute of Geochemistry and Analytical Chemistry, as well as a number of other Academicians.

January 2nd, 2013 • 11:38 AM

The 2013 outlook reports by different food commodity groups, show a picture of worsening shortages, and loss of production.

December 29th, 2012 • 9:54 AM

For the second time this century, the asteroid Apophis will pass by Earth this Wednesday, Jan. 9. It will whiz by even closer in 2029, and has a small chance of colliding with Earth in 2036. Aphophis's fly-by tomorrow will be at a safe distance of 14.5 million kilometers.

January 9th, 2013 • 11:24 AM

The National Geographic magazine, a pop-culture capability, long-interconnected with oligarchical Nature Conservancy eugenics networks, began an anti-water, anti-development campaign in the 1990s (see below), which on Jan.

January 9th, 2013 • 10:29 AM

South Korea's National Fusion Research Institute (NRFI) is developing a conceptual design for its K-DEMO fusion machine, which will be its last step before construction of a commercial magnetic fusion power plant.

January 5th, 2013 • 10:54 AM

High level government officials have announced that Russian spending on its space program will be substantially increased from 2013 to the year 2020. This, in order to re-establish the broad range of stellar capabilities — including launch vehicles, manned spacecraft, and Earth-orbital systems — that made it a leader before the post-Soviet take-down of the Russian economy.

December 29th, 2012 • 10:00 AM