NASA: 2000s Was Hottest Decade on Record

A new study from NASA reports that 2009 is tied as the second warmest year since modern recording began in 1880, falling a fraction of a degree behind 2005. The study, conducted by NASA’s Goddard Institute for Space Studies (GISS), also indicates 2000-09 was the...

A National Grief We Know All Too Well

Since before the time of Magellan, many who have sailed in the shadow of the unknown have lost their lives, going unheralded and forgotten except by a few. Even if we remain blithely unaware of them in this distractable age, the Magellans of today are the men and...