Q&A with Brian Greene: The Multiverse

23 03 2011

The Record has a great interview with famous string theorist Brain Greene: http://news.columbia.edu/record/2355





Have you considered under what conditions your cell phone was made?

23 03 2011

Wired has an in-depth look at the implications of producing technology abroad and whether or not you should feel guilty about a suicide thousands of miles away: http://www.wired.com/magazine/2011/02/ff_joelinchina/all/1





Satelite Images of Japan pre and post Tsunami

23 03 2011

Scientific American has some amazing satelite photos of Japan pre and post Tsunami, detailing the destruction: http://www.scientificamerican.com/gallery_directory.cfm?photo_id=E441E0D1-F0DE-BA72-898BBF8BFAA22B34





Nuclear Power – Don’t Give Up On It

23 03 2011

 New Scientist has a great article on nuclear and the unwarranted fear surrounding it: http://www.newscientist.com/article/mg20928053.600-fossil-fuels-are-far-deadlier-than-nuclear-power.html





March 22, 2011

22 03 2011

Scientific American looks at a new technology that will help shape the future of electric cars, cell phones, and other battery dependent items: http://www.scientificamerican.com/article.cfm?id=new-structure-allows-lithium-ion-batteries-quicker-charge





March 22, 2011

22 03 2011

Check out mindhacks for this rather humorous look at swearing habits amongst American and British teenagers http://mindhacks.com/2011/03/22/bollocks-to-it/