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Kostas Peletidis
Software engineer by trade. Computer engineer by training. Philosopher by choice.
Software engineer by trade. Computer engineer by training. Philosopher by choice.
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This galaxy, located nearly 500 million light years from Earth, contains a supermassive black hole at its center. Energy released from the black hole produces a spectacular jet of particles traveling at nearly the speed of light into intergalactic space: http://go.nasa.gov/1Qcy5nr
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Impressive swarming technology. And this is only the beginning.

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How long until wars are fought exclusively from operation control rooms in some military base?

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For those who think that conspiracies can only be theories.

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2 min video about a battery that charges in 1 minute, invented at Stanford :)  made of cheaper Aluminum, not Lithium. 

The paper will be published at nature.com on April 8. The paper is called "An ultrafast rechargeable aluminium-ion battery," by Lin et.al. doi:10.1038/nature14340

http://mashable.com/2015/04/07/aluminum-battery-one-minute/  also covers it. 

"Our battery has everything else you'd dream that a battery should have: inexpensive electrodes, good safety, high-speed charging, flexibility and long cycle life"  Hongjie Dai, a chemistry professor at Stanford who's leading the research

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Solar eclipse tomorrow morning! Not visible in United States, but here's details & info on a Slooh webcast: http://1.usa.gov/1xCYUZG
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