Washington, Jan 19, 2011 - Chinese President Hu Jintao, challenged and feted at the White House Wednesday, faces a rougher welcome a day later from top US lawmakers who shunned his state dinner and branded him a "dictator."
Washington, Jan 19, 2011 - Republican Rep. Dana Rohrabacher on Wednesday compared China to a Nazi regime in the midst of Chinese President Hu Jintao's state visit to the U.S.
Rep. Dana Rohrabacher said he may be less popular than Rep. Ralph Hall (R-Texas), but the California Republican claims he is the more aggressive and better candidate to combat climate advocates and otherwise lead the Science and Technology panel under Republican rule.
Washington, Nov 16, 2010 - When, in the early hours of February 10, 2009, an American communications satellite called Iridium 33 smashed into a Russian military satellite 500 miles above Earth's surface, the experts called it an "unprecedented event". A better description might have been "an accident waiting to happen".
Washington, Nov 14, 2010 - When the gates are all down, and the lights are all flashing, and the whistle is screaming in vain,
You can’t blame the wreck on the train, no, you can’t blame the wreck on the train
Washington, Oct 18, 2010 - NASA Administrator Charles Bolden left for Beijing Oct. 15 amid mixed congressional reaction to Bolden's plans to meet with Chinese officials to discuss the potential for cooperation in human spaceflight.
Washington, Sep 23, 2010 - Washington D.C. – The Science and Technology Committee today approved by voice vote H.R 5866, the Nuclear Energy Research and Development Act of 2010 and H.R. 6160, the Rare Earths and Critical Materials Revitalization Act of 2010.
Washington, Sep 17, 2010 - The term “global warming denier” is so offensive because it seeks to attach skepticism about the warming and/or its supposed Draconian solutions with denying the Holocaust and being “anti science.” But that kind of disparagement doesn’t work except among those who are so steeped in their own juices they can’t see–or don’t care–that their bullying conv
Washington, Sep 7, 2010 - Two small asteroids will pass the Earth this week, within the distance of the Moon.