Recommended Reading—Summer 2016

[by J. Scott Shipman]   The Storm of Creativity, by Kyna Leski 2017 War With Russia, by General Sir Richard Shirreff The Wright Brothers, by David McCullough Serendipities, Language and Lunacy, by Umberto Eco Paradise, Dante Alighieri, translated by Mark Musa Undertow, by Stanton S. Coerr The White Horse Cometh, by Rich Parks Washington The Indispensable […] Read more »

Ebola: the Islamic State / Daesh — and before them, Aum Shinrikyo

[ by Charles Cameron -- once again, the message is "keep calm and carry on" ] . ** First off, a tweet I made this morning, quoting a stunning fact from Scientific American‘s piece today, Where Does Ebola Hide? Quote: “Five of the co-authors of that paper died from Ebola in the course of researching […] Read more »

What we are reading

ASP ICYMI- Climate change, nuclear fusion, Afghanistan War strategy, Iran, Russian drones, Libya, Assad, Syria, sequestration, weapons of mass destruction, Law of the Sea Treaty, US Chamber of Commerce, Tom Donohue, China, D.O.E loan program. Read more »