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September 11, 1988
As one who was involved in the SDI program genesis and its predecessors for many years, I have been shocked at the cavalier treatment it has received at the hands of many who understand it poorly. In the late 1960s, the USAF Scientific Advisory Board Space Effects Panel held a meeting in Inglewood. One topic discussed was military activities in space. One of the members suggested that advances in tracking accuracy and greatly improved potentials of high-powered, high-quality UV lasers could provide a more promising approach to ballistic-missile defense.
November 13, 1998
Sore throats --they're a fact of life, like death, a strike in professional sports and a fight on "Jerry Springer." But remedying a sore throat you wake up with doesn't have to be a pain; it could just be a throat that's dried out. * Try a sip or two of water first thing in the morning. * Keep your throat moist by drinking six or more glasses of clear liquids daily. * Run a cool-air humidifier in your room overnight. Source: StayWell Co.
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