Tweets of the week ending March 14

A Brief History of Suburbia’s Rise and Fall http://feedly.com/k/XMjx72

News: Why Pope Francis Excites (Most) Evangelical Leaders http://feedly.com/k/13WsoGO

There’s always a catch:

Carbon nanotubes as a potent cancer promoter – new data from NIOSH http://feedly.com/k/16wLe7g

Space junk is a major problem:

FYI, We’ve at least 500,000 objects moving around 18,000… http://feedly.com/k/XcoaDJ

On Secrecy http://feedly.com/k/13YqyW7

Saddam a tyrant, but war was wrong http://feedly.com/k/Xco534

Stuxnet is Much Older than We Thought http://feedly.com/k/16wHN0c

Mission Creep in the War on Terror – By Rosa Brooks http://atfp.co/ZLAwEC

Hacked credit agencies info all over P2P networks http://bit.ly/WKAtfQ

Curious as to @davidgraeber ‘s thoughts on this:

In Defense of Homo Economicus http://bit.ly/ZKRvH7

‏@RobertDKaplan RT @stratfor: George Friedman and Robert D. Kaplan discuss how realism and morality both affect politics http://bit.ly/Znzr66

Will be interesting to see what blowback they get:

Moscow Says ‘No’ To New Mosques http://feedly.com/k/ZPtroy

Nationalism on the Internet http://feedly.com/k/15OfCso

The Future Of E-Commerce For Small Businesses http://feedly.com/k/ZPsHQl

Are We Ready for an Internet Cold War? via bigthink http://feedly.com/k/ZqjEU5

connected-marketing by Chris Anderson:

Peer production, open source,… http://feedly.com/k/ZPskFx

 Pope Francis I, economic crusader http://feedly.com/k/ZqjiNe

Starring Pittsburgh’s own @woycheck :

SXSW, Pittsburgh-style: Guest blog http://bit.ly/YbKUUP

Energy Update: Japan First to Extract Natural Gas from Ice http://bit.ly/13Wudny

Beyond 3D Printing: Self Assembly – Even as 3D is just slowly… http://bit.ly/WnVJ8A

Security Theater on the Wells Fargo Website http://bit.ly/YoFIPG

South Africa’s economic outlook in 2013 http://bit.ly/15MHo8t

Why and how to map the new economy in your city http://ow.ly/iR7HY

Reflections on “The Future of Evangelicalism” http://bit.ly/15MHkWk

Interested in #foodsecurity ?  You should probably see this movie:

What ‘food industry’ actually means http://bit.ly/16s633H

Why Big Data Marketing Can’t Do It All http://bit.ly/YnFkAZ

The Outsized Role of Britain in the Modern World http://bit.ly/13W01c7

Excellent infographic on tomorrow’s world:

http://www.bbc.com/future/story/20130102-tomorrows-worldhttp://bit.ly/XtQFm6

 “Iraq In The Year 2023″ Simulation Executive Summary http://bit.ly/15MGpVT

And so it begins: China plans first commercial trip through Arctic shortcut in 2013: http://bit.ly/Y9ivyy

5 big problems of big data http://bit.ly/16s4GBW

Why It’s Nearly Impossible to Make GPS Work for India http://bit.ly/13Tbbhl

Hacking Best-seller Lists http://bit.ly/16s413m

Window Cleaning Robots Making Their Way To Skyscraper Happy United Arab Emirates http://bit.ly/15MET6e

Cisco IP Phone Hack http://bit.ly/16pNhtK

Cool concept:

Can Floating Architecture Save This Nigerian Slum? http://bit.ly/XoZs8W

I’d say very much.

Iraq 10 Years Later (1): How Culpable is Academic International Relations? http://bit.ly/15KCkSg

Energy Update: New Molten-Salt Reactor Company a Spinoff from MIT http://bit.ly/16pye2Z

Never thought this was realistic:

The SysAdmin was meant to be “light” http://bit.ly/16py5wC

Whither China-US relations?

The Good Ol’ Cold War http://bit.ly/Yj7OvC

“The Logic of Surveillance” http://bit.ly/15KBRzu

CMU unveils CHIMP designed to help in a disaster http://bit.ly/XoXvt3

Links – AI & Robots http://bit.ly/13RsoYH

Technological trends in agriculture http://bit.ly/16pvgvp

SpaceX’s Grasshopper Rocket Launches, Hovers, and Lands [Video] http://bit.ly/YpPZrC

By the author of the excellent Wired for War, @peterwsinger

The Global Swarm – By P.W. Singer http://atfp.co/Yf7TAh

Environment Update: New Study Indicates Northern Vegetation is Changing with Rising Temperatures http://bit.ly/Yf7Pka

Why the Afghan ‘peace conference’ idea keeps bombing http://bit.ly/Y6ntw3

Gizmos & Gadgets: 3D Desktop Scanning Makes Replicating 3D in Print a Lot Easier http://bit.ly/10E0VZF

Peter Ellyard – Rapid Prototying the Future http://bit.ly/Wi2JUD

What do STEM employers want? http://bit.ly/YnJVjj

The elder entitlement conundrum: raising retirement age doesn’t get you what you want http://bit.ly/YnJw0t

James Bridle on the Canon Drone http://sto.ly/ZueNQ2

If We Want Competitive Economies, We Must Manage Our Water Better http://bit.ly/ZfxFDZ

WWF plans to use drones to protect wildlife | Environment | The Guardian http://bit.ly/YdwcPl

Iranian leader brings the crazy, via @hipbonegamer on @zenpundit :

Chavez and the Second Coming? http://bit.ly/YdxkCg

Is Software Security a Waste of Money? http://bit.ly/YW3Sh4

Embracing the Autocatalytic City http://bit.ly/ZfxeJC

Infinity Journal is always worth a read:

Strategic Theory Monday Twofer http://bit.ly/16m8HHX

Fearsome UK Robot Aircraft Is Semi-Autonomous and Will Fly in 2013 http://bit.ly/16m8C7j

 

 

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