Posted: April 22, 2013 Filed under: Biology, chemistry, Design, Digital Realtiy, Energy, Ideas, Mathematics, Software, Space, Technology, Uncategorized, Urban Planning, Video Games, Weapons | Tags: ai, entropy, modelling, planning, robotics
Thermodynamics is awesome! If you want to know how the universe works, thermodynamics is an essential piece of the puzzle.
Check this Harvard AI software that applies entropy to planning. Entropy as intelligence?
For another eye opener – check this sick video on autocatalysis and think about the business cycle, forest fires and other natural systems.
Posted: April 27, 2012 Filed under: architecture, Design, Energy, Government, Ideas, Science, Technology, Urban Planning | Tags: mach 5, transportation
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.
Posted: April 18, 2012 Filed under: 3D Printing, architecture, Augmented Reality, Automotive, Design, Digital Realtiy, Energy, Environment, Fashion, Ideas, Technology, Urban Planning | Tags: claytronics, evolution, nanotechnology, systems biology, utility fog
What is the future of cities when all material objects are programmable? The IEET has an amazing post.
What’s the background on programmable matter?