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RFU 58

The RFU 58 is a freakishly maneuverable “Arial turret”. It is based on a Bomber, the “Convair B 58“. It is slower than the top speed planes, but tangles with them in dogfights with surprising results. 40 more words


2nd Gen.

I was ashamed when my mom spoke Cantonese to me
Ashamed of my hyphenated identity
Not quite the chow mein Chinese or Lunchables white
And praying to God – not Buddha – for all the wrong reasons… 508 more words


The next Google Glass might have eye-tracking, give you info based on where you're looking

The next iteration of Google Glass is already in the works, but not much information has surfaced thus far about what the device’s hardware will be like. 874 more words


Adapting to a sports-crazed culture

I have a love-hate relationship with sports.

Perhaps these ambivalent feelings stem from the fact that growing up, I never had any sort of relationship with sports. 797 more words

The cost of being a second generation Holocaust survivor (Rant Warning!)

Being a second generation Holocaust survivor can be complicated and I know from experience that being able to speak to someone who understands can really help.  576 more words

'Maria' by Alexandra Mázers

I am very pleased to host Alex’s second guest blog post ‘Maria’, which is a fascinating account of her Great Grandmother Maria and the story of how she saved Alex’s father’s life during the family’s displacement from Latvia during the Second World War.   2,690 more words

Are Flying Cars The Future Of Transportation?

Speaking today at SXSW, AeroMobil CEO Juraj Vaculik argued that his flying car is more than just an interesting prototype, and that he hopes to release the first model of “wealthy supercar buyers” by 2017. 540 more words