Category Archives: science and technology

Asimov’s Astonishing 1964 Predictions


A closer look at Asimov’s World’s Fair of 2014 reveals that his crystal ball was shockingly clear “Communications will become sight-sound and you will see as well as hear the person you telephone.” We call that video-conferencing today ‘It is … Continue reading

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Will You Join The Virtual Reality World?


If there is one thing you should learn besides computer and online safety, it’s about VR (virtual reality) How VR came back ‘from the dead’ ‘By the late 1990s, the hype surrounding consumer VR had all but fizzled out. For … Continue reading

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Progress in World’s Longest Experiment [Video]


Drop of pitch falls after 13 years of waiting ‘After a wait of more than 13 years, the ninth drop of pitch collided ever so slowly with the eighth drop in the bottom of the beaker. ‘The experiment was set … Continue reading

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Americans Nervous of Futuristic Science, Tech


‘Americans are generally excited about the new technology they expect to see in their lifetimes. But when confronted with some advances that already appear possible — from skies filled with drones to meat made in a lab — they get … Continue reading

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Who Really Invented the Internet?


See if you can conclude who really did that after reading this ‘Let’s try and get some facts straight. ‘There’s the internet. The whole bunch of computer networks connected to each other. And then there’s the World Wide Web. A … Continue reading

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