Future Computers Will Be Immortal

[easyazon-image align=”left” asin=”B007JUFLS0″ locale=”us” height=”100″ src=”http://ecx.images-amazon.com/images/I/31O71RlL4AL._SL160_.jpg” width=”120″] While the University of Southampton and Eindhoven University of Technology research teams have announced the 5D nano-structured quartz glass optical memory with 360 TB that can likely last for more than a million years (well longer than the foreseeable human lifespan, to say the least), and the world…

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Monday Marvels: This Week’s Top 5 Wonders

 Monday Marvels: June 15th – 22nd, 2013 [easyazon-image align=”left” asin=”B0078LXM40″ locale=”us” height=”120″ src=”http://ecx.images-amazon.com/images/I/41ZkTOME3kL._SL160_.jpg” width=”56″]1. HTC One Mini Smartphone (Coming soon) With a 960-by-540 screen, 8GB of storage and a standard 8-megapixel camera, the Mini is said to be coming to the US mid-September. Currently there is no announcement on release date on carrier or price in…

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Will Robotic Doctors Be at Your Hospital?

Since the advent of robotics it’s only been a matter of time before artificial intelligence begins to incorporate itself into our world. Popular movies like ‘I Robot’ and ‘Surrogates’ give us a Hollywood version of what life might be like in the future if such robotics were taken to the next level. However, in some…

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Recon Jet: Worlds Most Advanced Wearable Computer

Recon Jet is a new wearable computer being introduced by Recon Industries. Several companies are pushing this new wave of wearable technology including , Google Glass and a design by Takahito Iguchi called Telepathy One. [easyazon-image align=”left” asin=”B0080UVHJU” locale=”us” height=”160″ src=”http://ecx.images-amazon.com/images/I/31zTuokzAlL._SL160_.jpg” width=”160″]Recon jet is doing a limited presage event this week. Don’t wait, you only have 4…

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Evacuated Tube Transport By ET3: LA to NY in 45 Minutes

Evacuated Tube Transport also known as Hyperloop transportation uses airless vacuum tubes system with a magnetic levitation system similar to high-speed bullet trains. Each tube will carry individual capsules systems that will fit up to six people per capsule. Theoretically the system could travel at speeds up to 4000 miles per hour. Passengers could travel from LA to…

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Soylent: The Food of the Future (Part 3)

Read Part One and Part Two of “Soylent: The Food of the Future” ——- Day 18: Back from New York, and it has been glorious to be on Soylent. Of course, I took what vitamins I could to NYC, including mastic gum and [easyazon-link asin=”B007N9217Q” locale=”us”]nootropics[/easyazon-link], and all of the food that I ate there…

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Soylent: The Food of the Future (Part 2)

To read Part One of “Soylent: The Food of the Future” click here. ——- [easyazon-image align=”left” asin=”B000MGSIWE” locale=”us” height=”160″ src=”http://ecx.images-amazon.com/images/I/51je5laPIdL._SL160_.jpg” width=”128″]Day 7: Today I consumed nothing but Soylent. The consistency is still a tad on the thick side, so I have been working on blending the oat bran into a fine powder before adding other…

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Soylent: The Future of Food (Part 1)

[easyazon-image align=”left” asin=”0765318857″ locale=”us” height=”160″ src=”http://ecx.images-amazon.com/images/I/61oLAUV4SyL._SL160_.jpg” width=”107″]Through the Internet grapevine, I learned about a lovely man named Rob Rhinehart. He had created a genius food substitute invention called ‘Soylent’, inspired by the soya-lentil hybrid in the book Make Room! Make Room! by Harry Harrison. Being an intrepid adventurer in the realm of unusual foods, I immediately…

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4D Printing: The New Human Bionics

4D Printing: The New Human Bionics The essence of human identity is increasingly in the hands of a new generation. We are entering a future where our biology is becoming self-defined, assembled, manufactured, and increasingly unique. For one, advancements in new materials technology are leading to potentially game-changing innovations. When combined with rapid improvements in…

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Asteroid Mining: The Future Is Built In Space

Asteroid mining may sound like a far future technology or science fiction. However, according to the people at Planetary Resources, they believe we will soon be able to mine near Earth approaching asteroids for water and minerals. According to the Planetary Resources website there are at least 9000 near Earth asteroids presently and 1000 more…

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Lifeloggers And The Future of Privacy

Lifeloggers is a new documentary by the team at Memoto. The film defines lifelog as : “A record of a person’s everyday life produced by a portable device which they regularly carry around.” If the name Memoto sounds familiar, it may be because they are the same team that created the wearable five megapixel life…

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