Wednesday, April 25, 2018

“Impossible” EM Drive To Be Tested In Space

Source: BEC Crew An actual EM Drive is about to be launched into space for the first time, so scientists can finally figure out - once and for all - if it really is possible for a rocket engine to...
sparks

During Conception, Human Eggs Emit Sparks

This is the first time the "sparks" phenomenon has been observed by scientists. Source - Rachael Dicker of U.S. News When a sperm meets an egg, sparks fly – literally. According to a study published in Scientific Reports, an explosion of zinc...
Science

Congress Ignores Trump And Increases Science Funding

Source: Counter Current News Congress Ignores Trump And Increases Science Funding Congress has proven that even if the President of the US rejects science, they don’t have to. Thank you Congress for listening to the people and to reason rather than Trump. Based...
drone

US Military Investing In Paper Drones

Source: Smithsonian Magazine Why the Military Is Investing in Paper Drones In the midst of disaster, small items like batteries or medical supplies can be a matter of life or death. But what is the safest and most cost-effective way to deliver those...

Yahoo spies on emails for NSA and FBI

Source: Joseph Menn via Reuters Yahoo Inc last year secretly built a custom software program to search all of its customers' incoming emails for specific information provided by U.S. intelligence officials, according to people familiar with the matter. The company complied...
artificial

Artificial Intelligence Replacing Management at World’s Largest Hedge Fund

Source: The Antimedia.org Artificial Intelligence Replacing Management at World’s Largest Hedge Fund The impending evisceration of the global job market by artificial intelligence and robotic automation is well-trodden territory. Various estimates suggest the American employment mill could shrink by 30% by...
bullets

US Army Wants Biodegradable Bullets That Sprout Plants

Source: Live Science US Army Wants Biodegradable Bullets That Sprout Plants Not only are bullets a physical hazard, but they're an environmental hazard, too. At US Army training facilities around the world, hundreds of thousands of spent shells litter proving grounds. Because there is no...
Battery

Researchers Develop Battery That Could Run for More Than a Decade

Source: Hack Read Researchers develop battery that could run for more than a decade According to researchers from Harvard John A. Paulson School of Engineering and Applied Sciences/SEAS, it is now possible to make flow batteries more practical. It is worth...
robots

McDonald’s CEO: Robots Are Cheaper Than Humans

Source - RT.com Buying robots would be cheaper than hiring at $15 an hour – former McDonald’s CEO ROBOTS - A robotic revolution is set to happen in the fast food industry if a $15 minimum wage is put into place,...
atom

IBM Discovers a Way of Saving Data on an Atom

Source: Anonymous Headquarters IBM Discovers a Way of Saving Data on an Atom The race of making things small will never end and nor will the attempt of keeping strings of ones and zeros in small data storage cards. Keeping this in...

BREAKING NEWS

Sarahah Quietly Uploads Your Entire Address Book

Source: The Intercept Hit App Sarahah Quietly Uploads Your Entire Address Book Sarahah, an app that lets people sign up to receive anonymized, candid messages, has...