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Trump: Coronavirus Risk to US Remains ‘Very Low’

Trump: Coronavirus Risk to US Remains ‘Very Low’

BY JACK PHILLIPS President Donald Trump on Wednesday said the COVID-19 coronavirus risk to the United States is low and placed Vice President Mike Pence in charge of a coronavirus task force. “The risk to the American people remains very low,” Trump said in a press conference at the White House. “The vaccine is coming along well, and we think this […]

Risk, Reward, Regulation and Space Tourism

Risk, Reward, Regulation and Space Tourism

. By Thomas L. Knapp Writing at Quartz, Tim Fernholz notes that early space tourists “won’t benefit from the tight regulation we’ve come to expect in everything from air transport to private automobiles.” Although the Federal Aviation Administration enjoys approval authority over launches, the Commercial Space Act limits government interference in post-launch space flight. That’s […]

Potatoes Now Blamed For Increased High Blood Pressure Risk

Potatoes Now Blamed For Increased High Blood Pressure Risk

Lola Gayle, cialis STEAM Register Science is notorious for its turbulent on-again, malady off-again relationship with the humble potato, and this time the two seem to be having a bit of a spat. A new study claims to have found a link between eating 4 or more servings a week of potatoes (baked, boiled, mashed […]

Worst oil spill since ’69

Worst oil spill since ’69

By David Pu’u   The current oil spill is a tough one for many reasons.We do not have many spill events, yet an active series of seepages in the ocean here, which has been going on for countless years, has always had oil in the water. But in recent times (the past 10-15 years) those […]

Bring it (Ebola) on… Over

Bring it (Ebola) on… Over

   

The Minimum Wage and Risk

The Minimum Wage and Risk

    By David Stewart The biggest difference between workers getting a wage and business owners paying a wage is RISK.  The employee starts his job and is guaranteed that as long as he shows up for work and follows the instructions for doing his job he will get paid.  The business owner starts his […]