Monthly Archive: December 2020

Oak Ridge developing 3D-printed nuclear reactor core

3D-printed components for the prototype reactor.  Britanny Cramer/ORNL/US Dept. of Energy – By David Szondy 2020 May 11 – The US Department of Energy’s Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL) has developed a 3D-printed nuclear reactor core prototype, with the ultimate goal of the Transformational …

The hidden story of African-Irish children

In the middle of the last century, thousands of students from African countries were studying at Irish universities. Some had children outside marriage, who were then placed in one of Ireland’s notorious mother and baby homes. Today these children, now adults, are searching …

California cave art linked to early use of hallucinogens

The Chumash people poked bits of psychoactive plants into cave ceilings next to their paintings. Datura wrightii – Credit: Rick Bury (art)/Melissa Dabulamanzi (Datura)/PNAS – By Robby Berman 2020 Nov 27 – Mysterious pinwheel paintings in a California cave are probably representations of …

Wow, These are real Eye-Openers! 

Size  Comparison Between Australia And The United States     Tracking Of An Eagle Over A 20 Year Period    Blue States Have A Smaller Population Than Los Angeles County   50 Percent Of Canadians Live South Of The Red Line   The …