Black holes are the enemy of all the spacefaring races. We need to kill them before they kill us. But how can we do it? What methods can we use to destroy black holes?
Take a look at this visualization that did of the Sun slowly rotating during the month of January, 2014. You can see it in all the different wavelengths simultaneously, captured by NASA's SDO.
Specifically, take a look at that sunspot group in visual light (upper left) and then see how it looks in the other wavelengths.
Efrain Morales Rivera captured this image of Mars on March 5th from his observatory in Puerto Rico. Check out the clouds circling the tops of the big volcanoes on Mars, including Olympus Mons.
Check out more of his pictures here:
Maybe I don't understand how this works yet, but it still feels like there's an extra step to use voice search. I need to navigate to Google.com and then use voice search.
Shouldn't my Chrome browser - developed by Google - which searches Google by default when I type search terms into the browser bar, do this automatically?
I should be able to interact with my computer, by voice, via Google, even when I'm not on a Google website.
I know that means that my browser will be constantly listening to everything I say, waiting to hear for "OK Google", but that's fine with me.
That moves us significantly forward to that bold future of interacting with the computer via voice.
If I have to open up a tab, go to Google.com. Then I'm just going to keep on typing search terms.
Furthermore, I would force my engineers to interact with Google only by voice. Both to run search queries, to refine queries and to select results.
I'm sure they'll come up with a pretty efficient system if that's the only way they can interact with Google.
I'm sure you've wondered, can moons have moons? Can those have moons too? Can it be moons all the way down?
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