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Harvard University Reopens Evacuated Buildings Following Bomb Threat Harvard University Reopens Evacuated Buildings Following Bomb Threat
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Early Monday morning around 8:40 a.m., Harvard University evacuated three to four buildings after an email was sent to the police department that “explosives may have been hidden in the three academic buildings — the Harvard Science Center, Sever Hall …

Wichita Bomb Plot That Never Was Wichita Bomb Plot That Never Was

According to the FBI, a lone man’s attempt to blow up the Wichita Airport using a car bomb has been successfully foiled. The suspect in custody is Terry L. Loewen, a 58-year-old aviation technician and native of the region. Allegedly …

Explosions in North China Caused by Bombs Explosions in North China Caused by Bombs

One person is dead and eight are injured from explosions in China. These blasts happened near office buildings controlled by the Shanxi Communist Party Committee that is located in Taiyuan, China. The explosions began around 7:40 in the morning on …

Google Launches Online Exhibits Looking At Hiroshima, Nagasaki Bombings Google Launches Online Exhibits Looking At Hiroshima, Nagasaki Bombings

Google announced on Monday that it has collaborated with the Hiroshima Peace Memorial Museum and the Nagasaki Atomic Bomb Museum on a group of online exhibits for the Google Cultural Institute. This month marks the 68th anniversary of the atomic …

Princeton Threat: Bomb Scare Shuts Down Campus Princeton Threat: Bomb Scare Shuts Down Campus

A bomb scare at Princeton University today has shut down the school’s New Jersey campus. Princeton sent out a message via email and social networks at around 10:30 am EDT Tuesday morning. The message stated that there has been a …

Bombs In Teen Bedroom: “Bigger Than Columbine” Bombs In Teen Bedroom: “Bigger Than Columbine”

An Oregon teen has allegedly been planning in detail an attack on his high school and was hiding bomb makings in his room, including napalm. 17-year old Grant Acord will be charged with attempted aggravated murder after police–acting on a …

‘Bishop’ Gets 37 Years For Pipe Bombs ‘Bishop’ Gets 37 Years For Pipe Bombs

A letter carrier whose calling card was “The Bishop” was sentenced this week for mailing pipe bombs to investment firms. According to an Associated Press report, John Tomkins of Iowa was sentenced to 37 years in prison this week for …

Nathan Safferstein Dies; Manhattan Project Worker was 92 Nathan Safferstein Dies; Manhattan Project Worker was 92
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The Associated Press is reporting that Nathan Safferstein, a counterintelligence agent for the Manhattan Project, has died. Safferstein’s family told the AP that he died Tuesday, March 5 at his home in the Bronx. He had been suffering from an …

EU Looks To Diffuse Internet Bomb Instructions

When I was in the tenth grade, before anybody’d heard of the Internet except this geek buddy of mine and the geek buddies of his that he connected with like Matthew Broderick did in that movie by plugging his phone into this contraption (this buddy of mine now works for the NSA by the way), my geek-of-all-geeks friend showed me instructions on how to build a nuclear bomb.

Google Bombs Removed by Separate Algorithm

Matt Cutts confirmed in comments at Search Engine Land exactly what I’ve suspected, that Google defuses Google bombs by using specific code designed to do so.

Bextra Bombs Pfizer during the 1Q

Pfizer released their first quarter earnings and those earnings plummeted 87% largely due to the Food and Drug Administration booting Bextra from the market place because of concerns with drug connected to heart attacks and skin problems. The world’s largest drug manufacturer claimed this and other charges played the main role in its significant earnings drop.