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'Seat 14C' tales imagine 20-year time warp

Imagine you’re a passenger on a jet that mysteriously time warps to the year 2037: That’s what a team of world-class science-fiction writers did for  131 more words


XPRIZE recruits all-star science fiction team

The non-profit XPRIZE foundation has recruited an all-star lineup of science fiction masters, including Seattle authors, to help create a series of fictional “road maps” for future innovations – and the first project, focusing on air travel, is already waiting in the wings. 93 more words


A Japanese Startup Will Try to Land on the Moon Next Year

Image: Group Hakuto/ispace Inc

Going to the Moon is formally hip once again, thanks in no little part to Google, which is using $20million to the very first personal business that can arrive at our closest next-door neighbor, roll around a bit, and beam images back to Earth. 28 more words

Scaled Composites Model 318 White Knight One

@ Edwards AFB Open House, Lancaster, CA

October 2009

Taken during my last visit to Edwards for their wonderful Open House event.  The variety of experimental aircraft on display sets this airshow far apart from all the others.  52 more words

No need for doctors in the future?

This post is inspired by recent events, when I was approached to moderate a controversial discussion with an expert panel at an international health innovation event in Europe.  1,278 more words