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Scientists slow the speed of light

A team of Scottish scientists has made light travel slower than the speed of light.

They sent photons – individual particles of light – through a special mask. 826 more words


Chapter 3

Light squeezes through my eyelids as I struggle awake, mind fumbling with newfound consciousness. I’m—Oh shit. OH SHIT! We lost communication.

I open my feed and die for a moment before the thoughts and messages register. 3,120 more words


Space Chuck Web # 16

sleepy sleepy sleepy!  Time for sleep.

of course, thanks to the magic of the internet, this comic won’t be posted until monday morning at 9am… EVEN THOUGH, as i type this, it is monday morning at 1pm!   106 more words

Chapter 1

Cigarettes. My favourite vice. The feel of one pinched between my fingers, softly squeezed between my lips… The taste of the smoke pouring into my throat and down into my lungs… A slight burn… A sting of guilt… And then, sweet exhalation. 1,749 more words


Scruffy Looking Nerf-Herder?

Tonight was a Star Wars night. They are few and far between, but when they happen, oh is it glorious!

Tonight we were heading back from 4:00 mass and, as it happens, it had been snowing for the better part of an hour. 198 more words

Light Speed

Centrifugal Light Speed Theory: Just Doing the Math

Imagine a place out in space where there are trillions of miles of room to conduct a simple experiment, but on a massive scale. The Centrifugal Light Speed theory suggests that if a string is spun around rotating at one-second rotations that the end of the string would spin faster in the center. 221 more words


HOW OLD ARE YOU?.......Really?

All of our lives we have been asked how old we are. From grammar school, to job applications, to buying liquor, to getting a drivers license and to social security some one or some form is asking us how old we are. 797 more words