SheerWind claims its INVELOX wind turbine produces 600% more power
(Phys.org) —SheerWind Inc. of Chaska, Minnesota is claiming in a press release that its newly developed funnel-based wind turbine system is
New Statesman | Watching the Englishman: Kate Fox on the peculiar ritual...
England’s upper-middle class pretend that class no longer matters. But try to infiltrate the tribe and you’ll see how strict the rules are,
New Statesman | It's unscientific for a medical regulatory body to give ...
Homeopaths can now get their "medicine" accredited by an official regulatory body, to the dismay of critics.
New Statesman | Risky business: Peter Wilby on Owen Jones’s The Establis...
Jones is excellent on how the state, supposedly rolled back, has just changed its nature so that, as big as ever, it has become a creature o
10 George Orwell Quotes that Predicted Life in 2014 America
By Justin King / The Anti-Media George Orwell ranks among the most profound social critics of the modern era. Some of his quotations, more t
Toyota’s Replacing Robots With Humans...So They Can Make Even Better Robots
Japan and car manufacturing are pretty much synonymous with robots. Some of the most advanced and practical bots hail from the former and wo
A Romp Through the Philosophy of Mind: A Free Online Course from Oxford
These days, neuroscience seems to have a monopoly on the mind. Flip to the science section of an established newspaper or magazine, and you’
Smartphone App for Point-of-Care Diagnostics in Development | Science an...
Engineers at University of Cambridge in the U.K. designed a smartphone app that accurately performs tests with urine or saliva samples at th
Am I a Glasshole? Or Are You a Self-Absorbed, Irrational Luddite? | Cult...
An open letter to the minority of people who oppose the wearing of Google Glass in public. Dear waiter, Costco cashier, random Whole Foods s
How Spritz Redesigned Reading, Letting You Scan 1,000 Words A Minute
And you thought you were too busy for War and Peace.