- Inside the Headlines - 20140103- James Moore and JP Sottile

Once again we invite you "Inside the Headlines" with the extraordinary JP Sottile the Newsvandal and PLANET ERSTWILD host James Moore.

This week our three tiers include rays of hope, unrestricted airspace, and the future is tomorrow. Tune in to stay tuned. All links to headlines reviewed listed below.1. Rays Of Hope
Planet likely to warm by 4C by 2100, scientists warn
http://www.theguardian.com/environment/2013/dec/31/planet-will-warm-4c-2100-climate
 
Energy-Efficiency Standards Renew Lightbulb Anxiety in New Year
http://www.scientificamerican.com/article.cfm?id=why-my-parents-have-a-closet
 
Clever? Smart Street Lamps Light Up Only When Needed
http://blogs.smithsonianmag.com/ideas/2013/12/clever-smart-street-lamps-light-up-only-when-needed/
 
Ford Adds Solar Cells to Recharge Electric Concept Car
http://www.bloomberg.com/news/2014-01-02/ford-adds-solar-cells-to-recharge-electric-concept-car.html
 
Solar Ascendancy: Minnesota Court Ruling for Solar over Gas a Harbinger of Things to Come
http://www.juancole.com/2014/01/ascendancy-minnesota-harbinger.html

2. Unrestricted Airspace
DOD maps out future of drones
http://www.stripes.com/news/dod-maps-out-future-of-drones-1.259907
 
Tracking U.S. Targeted Killings
http://blogs.cfr.org/zenko/2013/12/31/tracking-u-s-targeted-killings/
 
How the Defense Lobby Became Irrelevant
http://www.nationaljournal.com/magazine/how-the-defense-lobby-became-irrelevant-20140101
 
How Police Became a Standing Army
http://www.theamericanconservative.com/articles/how-police-became-a-standing-army/
 
U.S. Names Domestic Test Sites for Drone Aircraft
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/12/31/us/politics/us-names-domestic-test-sites-for-drone-aircraft.html
 
Poll: Americans have little faith in government
http://bigstory.ap.org/article/poll-americans-have-little-faith-government

3. The Future is Tomorrow!
In 1964, Isaac Asimov Imagined the World in 2014
http://www.theatlantic.com/technology/archive/2013/12/in-1964-isaac-asimov-imagined-the-world-in-2014/282728/
 
Brainlike Computers, Learning From Experience
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/12/29/science/brainlike-computers-learning-from-experience.html
 
LG Thinks It’s Time You Started Chatting With Your Appliances—via Line
http://www.nextgov.com/emerging-tech/2013/12/lg-thinks-its-time-you-started-chatting-your-appliances-line/76019/
 
Cheers! Robot Bartender Mixes Drinks, Senses When You Need a Double Shot
http://blogs.smithsonianmag.com/ideas/2013/12/cheers-robot-bartender-mixes-drinks-senses-when-you-need-a-double-shot/
 
Does DNA Tell All? Commercial Tests Speak With Many Tongues
http://www.ibtimes.com/commercial-dna-tests-paint-confusing-health-picture-consumers-1523870
 
U.S. Global Share of Research Spending Declines
http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2014/01/140101175721.htm
 
THIS WEEK IN GOOD NEWS!

New Fund to Support Snowden-like Whistleblowers
http://www.wired.com/threatlevel/2013/12/new-fund-support-snowden-like-whistleblowers/
 
Los Angeles starts 2014 with new ban on plastic grocery bags
http://www.latimes.com/local/la-me-la-bag-ban-20140101,0,6885512.story
 
Science Says: Cocktails Could Protect You From Getting Sick
http://www.motherjones.com/blue-marble/2013/12/alcohol-immune-common-cold

ODDS & ENDS
10,000 Killed in Iraq in 2013, Worst Since 2007
http://news.antiwar.com/2014/01/01/over-10000-killed-in-iraq-in-2013-worst-since-2007/
 
A Mexican Drug Cartel is Selling Meth in the Philippines
http://thediplomat.com/2013/12/a-mexican-drug-cartel-is-selling-meth-in-the-philippines/
 
Ugandans fear curse of oil wealth as it threatens to blight 'pearl of Africa'
http://www.theguardian.com/world/2013/dec/29/ugandans-oil-blight-pearl-africa
 
Special Report: Japan's homeless recruited for murky Fukushima clean-up
http://www.reuters.com/article/2013/12/30/us-fukushima-workers-idUSBRE9BT00520131230
 
Monsanto’s scary new scheme: Why does it really want all this data?
http://www.salon.com/2013/12/29/monsantos_scary_new_scheme_why_does_it_really_want_all_this_data/
 
Frozen food maker recalling 6 million packages over pesticide concerns
http://ajw.asahi.com/article/behind_news/social_affairs/AJ201312300049
 
US obesity spike brings bigger coffins
http://www.aljazeera.com/indepth/features/2013/12/us-obesity-spike-brings-bigger-coffins-201312318849295816.html
 
France's 75% 'millionaire tax' to become law
http://money.cnn.com/2013/12/30/news/economy/french-tax-75/index.html
 
CIA Cannot Confirm or Deny Having Files on Infamous Nazi Doctor
http://valtinsblog.blogspot.com/2013/12/cia-cannot-confirm-or-deny-having-files.html
 
The Best News Bloopers of 2013
http://www.mediabistro.com/tvnewser/the-best-news-bloopers-of-2013_b208873
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