CASHLESS SOCIETY: ‘Facebook Nation’ unveils its new currency

By Patrick Henningsen21st Century WireJan 31, 2011The 21st century has certainly witnessed a progression towards a ‘cashless society’, but social networking giant Facebook is taking things a step further, throwing their hat into the ring with the introduction of a new compulsory monetary policy that will initially govern its share of the multi-billion dollar online games […]

News anchor claims BBC has become a propaganda machine for climate change

By PETER SISSONS January 25, 2011 Institutionally biased to the Left, politically correct and with a rudderless leadership. This is Peter Sissons’ highly critical view of the BBC in his new memoirs, in which he describes his fascinating career over four decades as a television journalist. Here, in the latest part of our serialisation, he reveals […]

Is There Going to Be a Fourth ‘Matrix’ Film?

Atlantic Wire | When is the new Matrix film coming out?

The Meaning of Davos in 2011

Editor’s Note: As an elite NGO junket event, Davos was never very useful to society, nor has it ever been able to predict and plan for real trends and crisises. And now, just like its patron saint Bono, it’s in danger of becoming irrelevant. There some advantages though… when visitors return from Davos each year […]

Special Report: Is a solar trade war about to flare?

By Matt Daily, Christoph Steitz and Leonora Walet Reuters Jan 18, 2011 (Reuters) – Germany’s fifth-biggest solar power park emerges as a smudge on the horizon long before you reach it on the outskirts of the small, sleepy village of Eberswalde, an hour’s drive north of Berlin. “In the far distance, you can see it,” […]

STUXNET virus attack: Russia warns of ‘Iranian Chernobyl’

Telegraph | According to Western intelligence reports, Russian scientists warned the Kremlin that they could be facing “another Chernobyl”.


Kurt Nimmo | A number of computer scientists, nuclear enrichment experts and former officials, say the covert race to create Stuxnet was a joint project between the Americans and the Israelis.


21st Century Wire Jan 18, 2011    Some interesting questions, and answers, raised by philosopher Eckhart Tolle. Author Eckhart Tolle is the author of the popular series The Power of Now. He certainly has some great insights into the mental state of Western man and the politics of the mind. 

Magnetic Pole Shift May Close Airports

Before It’s News Jan 13, 2011 The recent changes at Tampa Bay International Airport regarding magnetic pole re-calibration and runway closure, chart alignment and runway number paint, could become a normal procedure for airports across the land. As an example nearby Peter O’Knight Airport is also scheduling similar changes at their facility. It’s no surprise […]

21st Century Wire: Most Popular Stories of 2010

21st Century Wire Jan 4, 2010 The new year has passed and with it another annual news cycle for 21st Century Wire. During this time we have posted over 100 stories, covering a range of challenging subjects including new & emerging technology, the global economy, climate change, 911, the War on Terror, internet freedom, the Wikileaks […]