Antenna-Clothing Outperforms Regular Antennas
* Googles "bikini with integrated solar cells" *
Interstellar Hydrogen Prevents Light-Speed Travel?
If you want to travel light speeds, you have to convert yourself into light first.
I know X people with diagnosed H1N1 flu, where X is:
I don't know people, you insensitive clod!
Where Are Your Contact Lens Displays?
Hundreds of LEDs? Why, you could make a 10 X 10 pixel display with that.
IBM Building 20 Petaflop Computer For the US Gov't
Can you imagine a Beowolf cluster of those?
Magnetic Levitating Trains Get Go-Ahead In Japan
I always thought that the American destruction of the cities in lieu of building sprawl was stupid, but then I realized that there really was one good reason for doing it that way. The suburbs were built in the cold war, and suburbs are much harder to nuke.
Luckily, suburbs are widely being shown to be a failure. You mention checking out the pretty girls by the fountain, how about having any incidental contact with anyone ever? Suburbs are a nightmare of tinted windshields and road rage, hour long commutes and no pride of place.
In the misguided attempt at "safety" we have given away our humanity. Now there's a nice eulogy for America.