I think freedom loving people around the world, including most trapped in Vladimir Putin’s atrocious dictatorship, have been appalled by his sending the Russian army into Ukraine. I have also been horrified to see certain elements of the American body politic side with Mr. Putin. By so doing, they haveread more

[The body of this article wound up going missing at some point, leaving the posting empty. We apologize for any inconvenience this may have caused. ~Matt] Microbiologists have discovered what is now known as the world’s largest bacterium, a single-celled organism large enough to be seen with the naked eye,read more

Since Russia began methodically spreading propaganda in the early days of the Soviet Union, the country’s intelligence services have gained enormous knowledge about how to induce their own people and others to believe lies. Since the rise of the internet, they have developed a powerful disinformation machine that has causedread more