Category Archives: 2009 Shows
Google CEO says privacy doesn’t matter: If you want to keep something private, “maybe you shouldn’t be doing it in the first place.” This after Google blacklists CNet for violating their CEO’s privacy.
Technology Review has published a spectrum analysis of the TetraHertz Microwave “frisking” scanners have concluded that DNA strands are very easily “unzipped” by these radio waves. ”
“Alexandrov and co have created a model to investigate how THz fields interact with double-stranded DNA and what they’ve found is remarkable. They say that although the forces generated are tiny, resonant effects allow THz waves to unzip double-stranded DNA, creating bubbles in the double strand that could significantly interfere with processes such as gene expression and DNA replication. That’s a jaw dropping conclusion. “
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For a mere $800 and less time it takes to build a rocket to the moon, you can build a tribute to Atari’s 1979 ‘Lunar Lander’ video game.
WARNING – PROBABLY not safe for work!