How To Send a Photo Around the World (in 1926)

Today, we take for granted the ability to send photos halfway around the world in an instant. (Which is probably why that popular smartphone photograph service is called Instant-Gram™.) But a century ago, getting a photograph across an ocean was a much more involved process than simply snapping a mirror selfie and… » 7/01/13 1:14pm 7/01/13 1:14pm

Al Gore Thinks TV Networks Are Destroying Civic Involvement in the U.S.

Despite running a cable channel of his own, Al Gore thinks that TV networks at large wield too much power as gatekeepers of news and areruining civic involvement in the U.S. » 6/22/11 2:43pm 6/22/11 2:43pm