Posts written by Matt
To follow on from the ideas presented in this earlier post, Google has announced its plans to take this one stage further, by having people install microphones on the ceilings of their homes and microchips embedded in their brains, promoted in the name of convenience… Continue reading
Ten mega corporations control the output of almost everything you buy; from household products to pet food to jeans. According to this chart via Reddit, called “The Illusion of Choice,” these corporations create a chain that begins at one of 10 super companies. You’ve heard… Continue reading
This video demonstates the power of wavelengths on a stream of running water.
A professor of philosophy stood before his class with some items in front of him. When the class began, wordlessly he picked up a large empty mayonnaise jar and proceeded to fill it with rocks about two inches in diameter. He then asked the students… Continue reading
When you pass sound waves through a substance they reflect off boundaries and this causes the wave to interfere with itself. At specific frequencies dependent on the properties of the object (e.g. size, shape and density) a pattern can be produced that is composed of… Continue reading
If we continue to let machines do our thinking for us where will it end? By taking our personal guidance and intuition out of the equation then we are simply doing nothing more than zombiefying ourselves with such technology.
Tokyo, Geneva, Chicago – 12 June 2013. A five-volume report containing the blueprint for a future particle physics project, the International Linear Collider (ILC), was published today. In three consecutive ceremonies in Asia, Europe and the Americas, the authors of the Technical Design Report for… Continue reading