I get so sick of seeing large companies lobby Washington in order to get laws passed that only help them make more money more easily. What ever happened to the good old days when companies knew that innovation was the key to increasing their profits and creating products that actually bettered the lives of [...]
These are some of the coolest photographs I have ever seen. These were sent to me by one of my friends from the latest Space Shuttle Endeavour mission (make sure you click on the image as this thumbnail does NOT do it justice).
Because these images are so bandwidth intensive I will include links [...]
Saltwater! It burns when bombarded with radio waves. AMAZING!
Now, the big question, how much energy does it take to power the source of the radio waves?
Instead of using conventional rocket fuel, this will make the trip much safer and economical in the long run. The trick is to use magnets and slingshot the capsule in to orbit. Its a nice idea, but I doubt it will actually work.
Cool video of cornstarch coming to life as a blog with sound.