We need to stop funding injustice
This Friday the Palestinian Film Festival showed its last in a series of films, Rachel: An American Conscience.
Rachel Corrie, a 23-year-old nonviolent peace activist, was killed in Gaza when an Israeli soldier crushed her with a bulldozer on March 16, 2003. The soldier ran her over on purpose according to multiple witnesses present, although the Israel Defense Forces (IDF) contests this.Forum | December 5, 2005
Researchers confirm the science of loveSciTech | December 5, 2005
How Things Work: Rainbows
It?s a beautiful sunny morning after a long night of rain. You look out your window, and there before your eyes is a rainbow! As you stare in awe, you desperately look for its end, to find that lucky pot of gold. But while you stare at nature?s brilliant spectacle, there?s no need to wonder how rain and sun can align to put color in the sky. You?re about to find out.
The fundamental process at wo...SciTech | November 21, 2005
CMU programmers place third nationally
IBM and the Association for Computing Machinery (ACM) have announced the kickoff of the 30th annual International Collegiate Programming Contest (ICPC), the largest and most prestigious programming contest in the world. Teams of three students were challenged to use their programming skills and mental endurance to solve complex, real-world problems under a grueling deadline, while vying for a spot...SciTech | November 14, 2005
Israel’s pullout from Gaza is a charade
Do you actually believe that Israel wants peace? Do you sincerely believe that Israel is taking actions to pave the road toward good relations with the Palestinians? Well, think again.Forum | October 17, 2005