Friday, March 11, 2016

Unspun News for the 11th March 2016

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MARK WILLACY - “witnessed the devastation caused by Japan's 2011 tsunami. Five years on, he reflects on that time, and on the enduring grief of those whose loved ones were swept away by the 16-metre waves.”  Heartbreaking stories….

“Amid escalating tensions, the Turkish government has approved nearly $6 billion in defense programs…. “

“US vs China: destroyers and aircraft carriers wait in the wings”

“Western Reporter in Syria Finds U.S.-Backed Fighters Are Jihadists“

Oz - NB - “Australian internet carrier blocking iceagenow website”  (Optus).  Think - why?

JOHN PERKINS -  “The Deeper, Darker Meaning Behind Not Closing Guantánamo”

“Boeing Unveils New Undersea Drone”

“Will there be war with Russia in 2016?”  A Russian perspective….

“Fukushima survivors determined to rebuild new life in deserted Japanese town Naraha“  I wouldn’t go there for a free palace…...

“People who worked at Australian atomic bomb test sites claim they have produced generations of children with severe deformities and suffered a high number of stillbirths.“

“Penguin swims 5,000 miles every year for reunion with the man who saved his life”  And you thought elephants had a good memory?

M4.6 @ 10km, Strait of Gib.

M5.2 @ 219km, Vanuatu

M5.2 @ 10km, Drake Passage

“Threats to the Great Barrier Reef have outgrown the agencies in charge of protecting it, a leading coral reef expert has warned.”

“A newly discovered plastic-eating bacterium may hold the key to safely degrading millions of tonnes of polyethylene terephthalate (PET) plastics dumped each year.”  Is Gaia looking after Gaia?

“Turkey – Heavy snowfall closes hundreds of villages“

“Heavy rain and strong wind impacts the Pacific Northwest and northern California“

“A large and anomalous upper-level low is affecting South US as it continues slowly drifting eastward over northern Mexico today. Very heavy rain caused severe flash flooding that claimed lives of three people so far.”

“Exposure to electromagnetic frequency radiation has been shown by medical studies and the Navy to cause numerous health problems, including (…). And that list is far from complete.  That being said, electromagnetic warfare testing and training has been covertly conducted by the U.S. Navy on public roads in Washington State —for over five years.”



“Gravitational waves distort the fabric of space-time. How? Gravity is geometry, explains Dr Karl.”

“Solar activity remains very low.”

“The Great Red Spot could be something different than what is expected.”


“Iowa State University engineers have developed a new flexible, stretchable and tunable "meta-skin" that uses rows of small, liquid-metal devices to cloak an object from the sharp eyes of radar.”


"I sleep because every time I open my eyes, the world is still there." 

~~ Henri, le Chat Noir 

There is much disinformation and misinformation ‘out there’.  I do not have the time to check the credentials of every writer that I place in Unspun, so please be aware that your discrimination, used in parallel with your open-minded intellect, is your best friend - ALL the time!

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