China’s ‘Rare’ Monopoly

Rare earth metals are the backbone of your tablets and laptops along with cars and fighter jets. These metals, which line one of the bottom levels of the Periodic Table, were discovered in the United States and most notably applied to technology developments by Americans. According to last night’s 60 minutes, the first rare earthContinue reading “China’s ‘Rare’ Monopoly”

Virgin Fingerprints

Text by Kmberly Cecchini New pharmaceuticals are researched.  And researched, until the FDA decides to be satisfied.  Once approved, they are touted as another notch in the belt of the medical world.  Then the drugs are sold unabashedly to patients with a laundry list of possible side effects; vomiting, drowsiness…cardiac arrest. Hey, progress has itsContinue reading “Virgin Fingerprints”