Category Archives: Futurism / Singularity

Elon Musk becomes even more like Iron Man

Elon Musk designs a hand-gesture 3D Cad interface similar to, you guessed it, Tony Stark (Iron Man).

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The quest for life invented death and carnage

Being New Year’s Eve I was just briefly checking the history of fireworks, and noticed this quote from the wiki. The prevailing academic consensus is that gunpowder was formulated in the 9th century by Chinese alchemists searching for an elixir … Continue reading

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Are there ‘aliens’ in your nose?

If I took a swab of the inside of your nose and analysed the DNA, there would be some DNA we would recognise from you, some from bacteria, and some from virus. That would be it, right? There wouldn’t be … Continue reading

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Quadriplegia man becomes … $6 million dollar man?

This is for real. I was busy reading this fantastic story about a quadriplegic who gets to use a robotic arm for a month, and then looked at the DARPA price tag. $6 million dollars. This is for real.

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For kids: learning 9 times table FAST AND EASY

1. Hold up your hands palms outwards 2. What’s 3 times 9? Lower your third finger (middle finger on the left) to represent the 3. 3. Fingers on the left of the ‘gap’ represent 10’s, fingers on the right represent … Continue reading

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