The two voices in the ear of mankind, often at odds with each other, are science and religion. They compete for the hearts and minds of all mankind but on this subject, they seem to agree; our reality is not as real as we think it is. Let’s examine for a moment what science and religion […]

Y-40 “The Deep Joy” (opened on 5 June 2014) is 42.15 meters deep (138 ft). It contains 4,300 cubic meters of water (1,136,000 US gal) The water is kept at a temperature of 32–34 °C (90–93 °F). The pool also has underwater caves and platforms at various depths, ranging from 1.3 meters (4.3 ft) to […]

Researchers at the University of California, Berkeley, have developed a machine and computer program that converts brain activity into text. Thoughts activate specific neurons in the brain and each word is a slightly different set of combined neurons. Now scientists have an algorithm that can pick up that activity and translate it outside of the […]

The Fiat’s Lingotto factory, (completed in 1923), has a fully functional race track on the roof with a helicopter landing pad and control tower. The Lingotto factory was under construction while World War I was still raging in 1916. 7 years later, in 1923, it was completed. The five-story building features a simple loop rooftop […]

The largest bank in the U.S., JP Morgan Chase & Co., is one of the largest employers in the American banking sector, with more than 240,000 employees serving millions of customers. A percentage of those employees are lawyers and loan officers who spend a total of 360,000 hours each year tackling a slew of rather […]

You can now purchase for around $100 a device that will continuously scan your car for information that can help you save money. These new devices capture your cars sensor data using your vehicles onboard diagnostic port (OBD II). This is available on cars built from 1996 on. These devices turn vehicle information into a […]

(TV Series) “Awake”: This challenged my preconceptions of reality. (Movie) “Circle”: This challenged my preconceptions of morality. (Movie) “I, Robot”: This challenged my preconceptions of AI. (Movie) “Limitless”: This challenged my preconceptions of human capability. (Movie) “Lucy”: This challenged my preconceptions of our limitations. (TV Series) “Proof”: This challenged my preconceptions of life. (Movie) “Surrogates”: […]