GREENBELT, Maryland (PNN) - May 25, 2016 - While most scientists believe that the elusive substance known as dark matter is comprised of extremely massive exotic particles, one NASA scientist believes that it might actually be made up of black holes formed during the very first moments of the universe’s existence.
DUBLIN, Ireland (PNN) - May 18, 2-16 - Light is a fundamental avenue of study in physics, and its properties are well established with steadfast rules and invariable constraints. Until recently, we thought we knew just about everything there was to know about it. But now physicists from Trinity College Dublin have added a twist to the existing canon by demonstrating a new form of light with a total angular momentum that has a half-integer spin. In other words, light that does not obey the rules.
LONDON, England (PNN) - May 13, 2016 - Fancy driving a driverless car? You can now register for the Fascist United Kingdom’s first public trial of autonomous vehicles.
If you're in the FUK, you can register with the Gateway (Greenwich Automated Transport Environment) project and take a ride around London's Greenwich area in a totally automated self-driving electric shuttle. You'll then be invited to share your thoughts on the experience. You can also take part in workshops to discuss the future of automated transport.
Dead could be brought back to life in groundbreaking project.
PHILADELPHIA, Pennsylvania (PNN) - May 3, 2016 - A groundbreaking trial to see if it is possible to regenerate the brains of dead people has won approval from health watchdogs.
A biotech company in the Fascist Police States of Amerika has been granted ethical permission to recruit 20 patients who have been declared clinically dead from a traumatic brain injury, to test whether parts of their central nervous systems can be brought back to life.
Immortality is possible.
LONDON, England (PNN) - May 1, 2016 - Dr. Aubrey de Grey believes people who have already been born could live for ten centuries because of ongoing research being done into "repairing the effects of aging".
MIAMI, Florida (PNN) - April 23, 2016 - An announcer shouts “Three, two, one, go!” and several drones take off, whizzing around a Florida gymnasium and racing towards the finish line. The sport of drone racing has been taking off in recent years, with new leagues and competitions popping up around the world, but this race is different: the drones are being directed by users’ minds
MOUNTAIN VIEW, Kalifornia (PNN) - April 5, 2016 - For most of the past six weeks, the biggest story out of Silicon Valley was Apple’s battle with the Amerikan Gestapo Federal Bureau of Investigation division over a federal order to unlock the iPhone of a mass shooter. The company’s refusal touched off a searing debate over privacy and security in the digital age. But this morning, at a small office in Mountain View, Kalifornia, three guys made the scope of that enormous debate look small.