A Black Operation or Black Op is a covert operation typically involving activities that are highly secret due to questionable ethics and legality. The term itself is often used in political, military, intelligence and business circles (citation needed). Agents or persons who specialize or are involved in a black operation are typically referred to as a "Black Operator" or "Black Operative." (citation needed)
Books for late summer: from genius genes to tyrannosaur musings.(Who's Your Daddy? The Genius Factory: The Curious History of the Nobel Prize Sperm Bank)(Code Breaking: A Toy Story PopCo)(Thinking About Tomorrow Field Notes from a Catastrophe: Man, Nature, and Climate Change)(Murder and Old Bones Tyrannosaur Canyon)(Decoding Decision Makers Blink)(The Wisdom of Crowds)(A Curious Gaze at the Heavens Find the Constellations)(A Journey Through the World's Backwaters the Ends of the Earth)(Ice Age: From Heroic Scientists to Black-Op Spies Fifty Degrees Below)(Book review)
Aug 05, 2006; Whether you go to a house at the beach or a cabin in the woods, selecting books to take along is a crucial part of vacation...