The View From Above
Google Earth exposes a U.S. drone base in Pakistan.
So enjoy the view from the satellite, Mr. Bin Laden. It's what the enemy base looks like when you don't have the joystick.
(Now playing at the Human Nature blog: 1. Should autopilots override human control of planes? 2. Dog breeding as a preview of human eugenics. 3. The unexcused presence of unmanned killing machines.)
Will Saletan covers science, technology, and politics for Slate and says a lot of things that get him in trouble.