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Fracking in China

N A HAZY MORNING LAST SEPTEMBER, 144 American and Chinese government officials and high-ranking oil executives filed into a vaulted meeting room in a cloistered campus in south Xi’an, a city famous for its terra-cotta warriors and lethal smog. 2,239 more words

Science And Technology

Selling your old iPhone? There's an app for that

Are you looking to sell your old iPhone so you can buy a new iPhone 6?

A couple of entrepreneurs from BC have teamed up with a third co-founder to launch a service that makes selling your iPhone as easy as downloading an app. 585 more words

Digital Life

Nerd Joke Monday #7

Happy Monday everyone!

Aren’t you all just so depressed excited to go back to class/work?  I mean who wants all of that free time during the weekend, hobbies are overrated.   72 more words

Humor

SIMLO

An interesting little science fiction film that gets pretty racy at the end. In Spanish with English subtitles.

Art

Is development of a banned laser weapon continuing?

The subject gets little publicity nowadays, but until the mid-1990s, the US Air Force openly funded research on how to destroy human eyeballs at a distance with lasers. 57 more words

Defence Watch

Breakthrough in Auto Technology - from the MIT Technology Review

Smart Headlight Illuminates the Road without Blinding Other Drivers
Computerized headlights could eliminate glare from oncoming cars while improving visibility.

By Iddo Genuth on September 19, 2014… 597 more words

Science And Technology

2001: A space odyssey (in one minute)

That didn’t make sense, right. I had to watch the actual movie about a dozen times before I figured out what was going on.

Art