Tags » Science / Tech

Artificial meat and the problems of '-isms'

I often say that I am not a fan of ‘-isms’. Not even those supporting the causes I care for, such as transhumanism. I sympathise with some ‘-isms’ (again, such as transhumanism), but I never consider myself a ‘something-ist’. 1,790 more words

Science & Tech

Stolen American malware used to take over traffic cameras in Australia - The San Diego Union-Tribune

Now, the software has been used to take control of 55 speed and red light cameras in Victoria, the most densely populated state in Australia. The Czech security company Avast says the hackers didn’t use the Internet to launch the attack. 48 more words


Alzheimer's: Extra virgin olive oil staves off disease, new study shows

The real effect of EVOO appeared in the inner-workings of the mice’s brains. Neuron connections in the brain were better preserved in those on an EVOO diet. 62 more words


This Woman Was Diagnosed With Breast Cancer, But What Doctors Say Caused It Completely Shocked Her

What happens when your age, ethnicity, lifestyle and family medical history show no signs of cancer risk, yet you end up being diagnosed with breast cancer? 27 more words


Leaked recording: Inside Apple’s global war on leakers | The Outline

Leaked recording: Inside Apple’s global war on leakers

Former NSA agents, secrecy members on product teams, and a screening apparatus bigger than the TSA.

SECRECY AT APPLE… 197 more words


Most lethal drones ever designed will be touted at Paris Air Show - The San Diego Union-Tribune

The company won’t fly prototypes of the two drones over Paris; the Valkyrie mock-up won’t be built at the company’s Sacramento facilities until early 2018, while the Mako remains a highly classified project. 120 more words