How Wolves Change Rivers

Living in London, this is not something that I have witnessed first hand. Foxes on the other hand…

Regardless, this short documentary is very interesting and it’s amazing to see how small changes can have massive repercussions.

Magnetic Magic

The future!

Mab Cleaner

Dyson has its own prestigious award for design concepts and the winner was recently announced. Here is Electrolux’s own version of similar thinking, The Mab.
This strikes me as being very ambitious but perhaps the future is nearer than I think. Very clever idea. I want one!

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27 Science Fictions That Became Science Facts in 2012

Higgs-Boson

 

2012 saw some truly amazing leaps forward in science and technology. From artificial jaws to the discovery of the mysterious Higgs-Boson particle. From eye-implants restoring sight to the blind to flexible solar panels, cheap solar panels that could take on our dependency of fossil fuels. And Microsoft patents the Holodeck *rolls eyes*

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Found via: Buzzfeed

Doomsday

Watching The Skies

 

So the end of the world came and went without anything happening back on the 21st December 2012. But when is the next forecast of doom scheduled for? Such a positive posting this is, but quite an interesting read nonetheless.

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VISTA gigapixel mosaic of the central parts of the Milky Way

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The Scale of the Universe

Want to feel humble? Check out this cool zoom magnification slider gadget thingy. Very clever and you’ll realise just how small we are when you consider the scale of the universe.

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