"Oh, the irony. Armed, security-surrounded and weapon-protected Hollywood Hypocrites demanding a plan from the money-grubbing Law-making Liars of Washington to enforce gun-control laws under the pretense of making people "safer." While they teach the youth of today, by their ACTIONS, that it’s okay to make money from pervasive "gun violence" on the silver screen, they, with their feeble words, COMMAND us to call upon a Government who cares nothing for the people, to put a restriction on gun use. Of course, no one is calling for a ban on the many "assault weapons" that protect the precious lives of our Liberty--trampling President or the privileged lives of the High Society Movie Muckety Mucks! It is only the average law-abiding citizens who must follow these new restrictions. Criminals won’t, Politicians won’t, Stars won’t, insane people won’t...but we LAW-ABIDERS MUST!! INSANITY!! "
Tiny Micro Robots Build Things in ‘Microfactory’ 2014 04 17 The teenie-weeniest robot uprising ever might be sooner rather than later due to the work of research institute SRI.
Don’t let these microbots’ size fool you, there is power in numbers and thousands of the robots can work together to perform tasks at dizzying speed.
SRI International has developed a new generation of ant-like robots that can work as ...
"A world of pure imagination": How Occupy turned to "anarchy" 2014 04 17
In the closing ceremonies of London’s 2012 Summer Olympics, comedian Russell Brand, perched atop the Beatles’ "Magical Mystery Tour" bus, opened his performance by singing the first lines of "Pure Imagination" from the movie Willy Wonka:
Come with me
And you’ll be
In a world of
Artists ’have structurally different brains’ 2014 04 17
Artists have structurally different brains compared with non-artists, a study has found.
Participants’ brain scans revealed that artists had increased neural matter in areas relating to fine motor movements and visual imagery.
The research, published in NeuroImage, suggests that an artist’s talent could be innate.
But training and environmental upbringing also play crucial roles in their ability, the authors report.
As in many areas ...
NSA-proof email service goes online 2014 04 17 A new email service that protects its users from the prying eyes of the NSA and other spy agencies has gone online. The service’s creators say it will make encrypted messaging accessible to all and curtail internet snooping.
Germany-based Lavaboom was inspired by Lavabit, the encrypted email service that was believed to have been used by whistleblower Edward Snowden before it ...