There are many stories, posted and re-posted on the web about what it was like to fly one of the most amazing planes made. It got so hot at high speed that the chassis had to to be made with gaps, so it would literally leak fuel until it got fast, and hot enough for […]
Kuniako Saito of Cocoa Motors in Tokyo is working on the WalkCar, which could revolutionise transportation. Activated simply by stepping on it (and stopped by stepping off) it turns simply by leaning. It is also strong enough to be used to push a person in a wheelchair. Now the only problem here is: Segways and […]
The painful irony of modern society is the repeated complaints about poverty and crime, especially when it is tied to race, yet the very thing that would reduce poverty, Marriage, is itself under attack. Strong famlies = lower poverty = lower crime. Child poverty is an ongoing national concern, but few are aware that its principal […]
It was March. There was a chill in the air, and snow flurries, but no snow on the ground. Nor, from the feel of it, was there ground on the ground. The earth snapped and popped and rippled. It was, Goldfinger thought, like driving through rocky terrain in a vehicle with no shocks, if both […]
The 37 Best Websites To Learn Something New A very good list of sites with everything from bite-sized to university-level courses.
What if reality is not what it seems? Everybody knows holograms from credit cards or banknotes. They are two dimensional, but to us they appear three dimensional. Our universe could behave quite similarly: “In 1997, the physicist Juan Maldacena proposed the idea that there is a correspondence between gravitational theories in curved anti-de-sitter spaces on […]
Astrophysicists draw most comprehensive map of the universe It is rather weird seeing a map of our universe, primarily because the distances and sizes being referred to are vastly beyond our comprehension. We can little comprehend absolutely all that is in our town, state, or country, let alone the Earth, so going beyond that to a […]
SugarScience.org Sugar is hiding in 74% of foods and not only makes us fat, but makes us sick. This is a whole site dedicated to facts about sugar.
Studies Link Social Anxiety To Empathetic Ability, High IQs, & Sentinel Intelligence A few years ago, a series of studies came out in an attempt to sort of ‘debunk’ people who practice spirituality. The study found that people who have a spiritual understanding of life tend to be more susceptible to mental health problems, addictions, […]
This is an excellent video that demonstrates how hard it is to re-program our mental conditioning when we are adults, and how much easier it is as a child. Think about how this translates to our beliefs!