TEHRAN (Reuters) - Iran raised the prospect on Tuesday of sending military ships close to the United States' Atlantic coast, in what would be a major escalation of tensions between the long-standing adversaries.
"Like the arrogant powers that are present near our marine borders, we will also have a powerful presence close to American marine borders," the head of the Navy, Rear Admiral Habibollah Sayyari said, according to the official IRNA news agency.
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Don't forget that Pak has nukes!
The Pakistan Air Force (PAF) has been put on red alert in view of possible American action. Modern fighter aircraft have been deployed at the…Continue
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Go Ron Paul!
The implosion of Rick Perry’s presidential campaign has opened the door for Congressman Ron Paul to move up into second place and go head to head with Mitt Romney – that’s the prediction from The Hill, one of Washington’s most respected political…Continue
These are the candidates.
Ron Paul: Audit the Fed dude, the Underdog
Gary Johnson: Former governor of New Mexico, i.e. No one
Mitt Romney: Former governor of Massachusetts, No one
Herman Cain: Token black Republican, owns Godfather's Pizza, No one
Rick Perry: Gay Dominionist Gov. of Texas, a/k/a The Chosen One
Newt Gingritch: Professional lackey, No one
Jon Huntsman: Has great hair, No one
Michelle Bachmann: Lunatic, eye candy, potential…
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UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. -- A grain of salt or two may be all that microbial electrolysis cells need to produce hydrogen from wastewater or organic byproducts, without adding carbon dioxide to the atmosphere or using grid electricity, according to Penn State engineers.
"This system could produce hydrogen anyplace that there is wastewater near sea water," said Bruce E. Logan, Kappe Professor of Environmental Engineering. "It uses no grid electricity and is completely carbon neutral. It is…Continue
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The recent update to Google Chrome has, for some reason, undone the fix for Flash in GVO if you have already applied it. Here is how to disable the external flash version with Chrome.
Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan has said his country will in future escort aid ships travelling to the Gaza Strip.
Speaking to Al Jazeera, Mr Erdogan also said Turkey had taken steps to prevent Israel unilaterally exploiting natural resources in the eastern Mediterranean.
Turkey has already cut military ties and expelled Israel's ambassador.
It has also said it will challenge Israel's blockade of Gaza at the International Court of Justice…Continue
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The scrap between Rick Perry and Mitt Romney may have gotten more attention in Wednesday’s presidential candidates…Continue
Several sources at the link. Here is one.
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