December 17, 2014 - Move over Earth. You are probably no longer the sole source of life in the Universe, or even in the Solar System.
A cybotopia would be a world in which cyborgs and AI machines and systems dominate and rule over “unenhanced” humans, turning human beings as we know them today into a sub-species, or lower-order being.
A dystopia, transliterated from Greek roots of this word, is a “not good place”. It’s a society which is profoundly dysfunctional by the standards of human civilization.
December 12, 2014 - I recently came across the Genetic Literacy Project (GLP) while researching the growing disease threat to fruit and vegetables being grown in Florida.
December 11, 2014 - The analysis of data from Comet 67P/Churyumov-Gerasimenko indicates that water, at least from this comet, is not like water here on Earth.
December 8, 2014 - A collaborative research team led by St.
December 8, 2014 - Australia holds the new record converting 40% of sunlight striking a photovoltaic array into electricity.
December 6, 2014 - Although where I live there is scant evidence of a solar energy revolution, it seems in other parts of the world they get it. I share with you three stories that caught my eye in the last couple of weeks.
In Australia 1 in 5 Homes Go Solar
December 5, 2014 - Orion flew into space for the first time today, albeit with the no humans on board. It circled the Earth twice reaching 5,800 kilometers (3,604 miles) above the planet before descending back into the atmosphere at a speed of 32,200 kilometers (20,000 miles) per hour.