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The Future of Elections: Startup “Americans Elect” Plans an Internet-Based Third-Party Convention in 2012
American politicians have been promising to return power to the people for as long as Americans have been voting. But...
Newt Gingrich Reviews Science Books on Amazon: Here Are Our Favorites
Our current president is a proud nerd, appearing on shows like Mythbusters, collecting comic books in his youth and dropping...
Midterm Election Videos May Set New Record For Internet Traffic
Remember when Landon Donovan broke the Internet? If the same thing goes down tomorrow, blame the Tea Party. Tuesday’s midterm...
Your Guide To Following The Iranian Election Protests Online
The best sources to follow the unprecedented torrents of information flowing from the ground via social media tools
What You Need to Know About Voting Machines
Since 2000, the government has tried to help democracy go digital. But is it working?
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Nerds 4 Obama
Sixty-one Nobel laureates endorse Obama while the campaign rolls out a new science policy
Sorry, Your Vote Has Been: Lost, Hacked, Miscast, Recorded Twice
New electronic voting machines are supposed to prevent another Election Day disaster, but these paperless PCs could make hanging chads seem like a minor nuisance.