Daily Archive: Friday, April 28, 2017

Next to Berkeley’s fascists, Ann Coulter is a liberal

Because the California National Guard couldn’t be mobilized in time, Ann Coulter had to withdraw from giving a speech at Berkeley. If you take it seriously, that’s the import of UC Berkeley’s decision to do everything it could to keep the conservative provocateur from speaking on campus over safety concerns. “If somebody brings weapons, there’s

Who are Egypt’s Coptic Christians?

CAIRO (Reuters) – Pope Francis arrives in Cairo on Friday hoping to mend ties with Islamic religious leaders but his message of peace comes as Egypt’s Coptic Christian community faces unprecedented pressure from Islamic State militants who have threatened to wipe it out. Below are some facts about Egypt’s Coptic Christians: — The Coptic Orthodox

Thin layers of water hold promise for the energy storage of the future

Low temperature high resolution transmission electron microscope image of a platelet of tungsten oxide dihydrate; the “stripes” are individual layers of atoms separated by water layers. Credit: North Carolina State University Researchers at North Carolina State University have found that a material which incorporates atomically thin layers of water is able to store and deliver