NASA thinks a robotic eel might be the key to exploring Europa

By Timothy J. Seppala We’ve seen the submarine that NASA wants to explore Saturn’s moon Titan with, but compared to what the aeronautics outfit’s looking at for icy climes like Jupiter’s Europa it’s downright pedestrian. The wormy-looking contraption up above is actually … Source:: NASA thinks a robotic eel might be the key to exploring […]

Urban poor aging faster at cellular level - study

By RT New blood tests show that poor populations in urban areas of the United States are actually aging faster at the cellular level than others, thanks to chronic stress connected to income and identity, according to a new study by scientists.Read Full Article at RT.com Source:: Urban poor aging faster at cellular level – […]

Fox officially plans 'Minority Report' TV show for this fall

By Richard Lawler It’s official: Fox will bring back Minority Report later this year. Steven Spielberg directed the 2002 movie, and his company Amblin TV is behind the new TV series, set 10 years after the end of “pre-crime” in Washington D.C. The plot details availab… Source:: Fox officially plans ‘Minority Report’ TV show for […]

Google executives talk Snowden and NSA backdoors during AMA

By Roberto Baldwin Senior members of Google’s public policy team took to Reddit today to discuss the company’s stance on government surveillance reform and the pending expiration of Section 215 of the Patriot Act that allows for the bulk collection of phone records. Go… Source:: Google executives talk Snowden and NSA backdoors during AMA