Critical Thinking Reduces Faith in God

Space Shuttle Moves to NYC

Did Monsters Really Exist?

Moore’s Law is Too Slow.

The Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (“DARPA”) is one of the few tech programs left in the U.S. Fed Budget.  This isn’t surprising.  The history of technology is strongly associated with war.

So like, what are they up to?

DARPA thinks Moore’s law is moving too slow.  They are funding research into new material science, new sensors, new transducers and Quantum engineered devices. Awesome!  Check the details at Next Big Future.

DARPA has also announced funding into medicine on demand and portable synthetic biologically lab (tricorder) research.

Speaking of “lab on a chip” research.  Did you see the latest cheap portable genetic sequencer device?

Public Transportation at 4,000MPH

Evacuated Tube Transport:  1/10th the cost of a high-speed rail,  10 times the capacity & 4,000 mph?  Read about it at Singularity Hub. 

Singularity As Big Bang

20 years ago George Dyson advised computer companies to hire biologists to study self replicating code.  He now says that physicists should be studying the big bang of the singularity.  Read the Edge interview.

3D Printing at Work

How to Fight Traffic Tickets with Physics

Three New Kinds of Starfish

A Chemistry Lesson


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