The Greatest Photographic Image Mankind has Ever Produced

The Hubble Legacy Field image is the greatest photographic image mankind has ever produced because it is the culmination of human and scientific pursuits since the beginning of our existence. Everything we have ever done has got us to the point of producing this image. For more information please visit the home page of the … Continue reading The Greatest Photographic Image Mankind has Ever Produced

Why I Follow Formula 1 Racing

Why bother to make even lighter models? The firm points out that over half of wheelchair users end up with upper body damage over the years. Aside from the materials, “in order to ease these chances the wheels have been positioned in closer proximity to the user which helps to increase propelling efficiency.”Reported by Kurt … Continue reading Why I Follow Formula 1 Racing

Light Vanishing Into a Black Hole

We are looking farther into the Universe than ever before. To a place where light simply vanishes. Science marches on. It’s “the first time material has been observed orbiting close to the point of no return, and the most detailed observations yet of material orbiting this close to a black hole,” ESO writes. “This video … Continue reading Light Vanishing Into a Black Hole

Google’s Goal for D-Wave Quantum Computer

It's widely known that Google has purchased one of the fastest computers in the world from D-Wave Systems based in Canada. What has not been known until now is what do they hope to accomplish with it. New Scientist magazine reports in Google and NASA ride D-Wave to a quantum future that the computer stored in NASA's … Continue reading Google’s Goal for D-Wave Quantum Computer

Racing Leads to Discoveries

I've heard people say that Automotive Racing is a complete waste of time, money, resources, and harmful to the environment. The reality is that it is vital to technological advances and discoveries. In a recent article, Wired magazine reports Pirelli is moving toward a significant change in tire size in Formula 1 racing. For decades … Continue reading Racing Leads to Discoveries

Vaccine for HIV you say?

Vaccine research continues to march on and may be an important tool in the eradication of HIV. That Scientists in the world march on everyday making incremental progress is a great comfort to me. The following article is by one of my favorite Scientist / Bloggers and she always provides a window into the process … Continue reading Vaccine for HIV you say?

The Placebo Effect is real

The Placebo Effect is the massive dose of dopamine your brain releases when ingesting something you "think" will help you. In some it is the equivalent of a hit of amphetamine or speed. This is repeatable, quantifiable, and verifiable. A Placebo Effect is a real physiological reaction in your mind. It is the "active ingredient" … Continue reading The Placebo Effect is real