May 13, 2014
by Lon Seidman | May 13, 2014 10:40pm
Astronaut and Waterbury native Rick Mastracchio landed safely aboard a Russian Soyuz capsule at 9:58 p.m. EST Tuesday evening, capping an eventful six months aboard the International Space Station both in orbit and on the ground as relations between the United States and Russia deteriorated.
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November 1, 2013
by The Guardian | November 1, 2013 9:25pm
The vast scale of online surveillance revealed by Edward Snowden is leading to the breakup of the Internet as countries scramble to protect private or commercially sensitive emails and phone records from U.K. and U.S. security services, according to experts and academics.
September 8, 2012
by Lon Seidman | September 8, 2012 12:15pm
April 23, 2012
by Lon Seidman | April 23, 2012 2:27pm
The University of Connecticut received a drone aircraft certificate of authorization by the Federal Aviation Administration, but school officials say they will be flying the aircraft for research purposes rather than surveillance. In fact, they want to build a helicopter that will fly itself.