The “lockup” system used by USDA to avoid advance release of secret crop statistics is rife with vulnerabilities, according to an internal report. Click here for the full story
A series of storms over the last 2 weeks have dumped much needed snow and rain across the northwest easing, but not eliminating, concerns that water supplies will be tight this summer. For more information visit www.capitalpress.com
Keep your readers running down your page like water on a slide.” Wouldn’t you like your copy to have that effect? Of course. Who wouldn’t? And while writing great sentences and using persuasive words are essential elements for making it happen, don’t overlook the importance of bullet points. Show More Summary
You may have seen me cover Jeremy Steding a couple of times in the past. Well he just released a new album and not a lot has changed. What I mean is that he’s remained true to the sound that drew me to him in the first place. That means that My Own American Dream [...]
Lord Huron L.A.-based alt-pop quintet Lord Huron is the wistful brainchild of Michigan-born multi-instrumentalist/visual artist and frontman Ben Schneider. Founded in the Obama era, the current ensemble comprises fellow Michiganders drummer Mark Berry, guitarist Tom Renaud, and bassist Miguel Briseño and Californian guitarist Karl Kerfoot. Show More Summary
Listen to the show (mp3, 27.2MB) Tori is joined by Dr. Stacy Simms, Exercise physiologist and nutrition scientist, and biomechanical engineer from University of California Davis Judd Van Sickle to talk about what goes on in our bodies when we ride. The post KBOO Bike Show: Our Bodies Our Bikes appeared first on Portland Transport.
Fresh off his Oscar win on Sunday, Gravity visual effects supervisor Tim Webber joins us to talk about his work with Alfonso Cuaron and explain how we can build our own CGI babies at home. Plus, we discuss how soon is too soon when it...Show More Summary
Bart Davenport “Dust in the Circuits” Bart Davenport is something unexpected: An expert soft-rock craftsman who basically sounds like a version of Morrissey who opted to sell out circa 1985 to tone down his general vibe and pander to lite FM radio. Maybe that sounds a bit mean, but this aesthetic totally works – you […]
One of the most important topics discussed at the Ag Issues Forum was the buzz about bee health and what is being done to address declining bee colonies. One of the panelists was Laurie Adams, executive director of the Pollinator … Continue reading ?
Every day, Daily Downloads offers 10 free and legal mp3 downloads, plus free and legal live sets from around the internet. Today's free and legal mp3 downloads: American Aquarium: Lone Star Sampler album [mp3] bed.: "Bother" [mp3] David Bronson: "Times"...
The language of cricket has developed over the last few years, and borrows far more from areas like business management. Is this a good thing? Mark Garaway, Sam Lavery and David Hinchliffe discuss the topic.Plus, we look at the role of bat weight in timing and strokeplay, and help a fast bowler and Ian Pont fan with his braced front leg. Show More Summary
Agricultural Economy Reuters writer Naomi O’Leary reported yesterday that, “Global food prices rose 2.6 percent in February in the sharpest climb since mid-2012 due to unfavourable weather, the United Nations food agency said on Thursday, with the crisis in Ukraine threatening to cause future volatility. Show More Summary
The world's #1 Xbox podcast discusses Rocksteady's just-announced (and last?) Batman game, Halo's potentially big E3, and a second chance for Xbox boss Stephen Elop.
Rene, Peter, and Richard talk CarPlay, how it works and what it means, the dangers of driving distractions, why Apple isn't first on smartwatches, and how badly we need iOS 7.1 already, and your questions answered. Subscribe in iTunes:...Show More Summary
It's been a productive freshman season for Kansas' Andrew Wiggins, who came in with expectations higher than any other prospect. It's hard to argue 16 points a game for a title contender against the toughest schedule in the country. But...Show More Summary
Adam Stafford Toad Session from Song, by Toad on Vimeo. Video – Vimeo – YouTube Photos – Flickr Session tracks - Soundcloud – zip download (right click – save as) Interview podcast – mp3 – iTunes – Mixcloud (playlist at bottom of page) Adam Stafford released his fantastic album Imaginary Walls Collapse on Song, by Toad Records early in 2013. Show More Summary
After months of speculation, maneuvering, campaigning, champagning, Q&Aing and ever so much more, the 2013-14 awards season is done, done, done, and in this week’s podcast, Deadline Awards Columnist Pete Hammond and host David Bloom wrap up the winners and notable moments from this years Academy Awards ceremony. Show More Summary
The Green News Report is also available via... IN TODAY'S RADIO REPORT: Record fine for Big Coal company for 6,000 violations over 7 years; Opportunistic rightwingers push nonsense on Keystone XL; Colorado's Republican US Senate candidates pass climate denier litmus test; PLUS: Keystone XL loses another key supporter... Show More Summary
Last week my pal Ian handed me St. Paul & The Broken Bones‘ debut record, and emphatically told me it was his favorite album of the year so far. The next morning, in a quiet hotel room in Indianapolis, I finally got a chance to listen — and I do believe I yelped out loud [...]