Category Archives: Science

The modern tragedy of fake cancer cures – STAT

An underreported story about a half-baked advance caught fire and scorched its way through social media, onto TV, and into the minds of millions.
— Read on www.statnews.com/2019/02/01/modern-tragedy-fake-cancer-cures/

Lasers could beam messages directly to a listener’s ear ‘like whispering secret from afar’, scientists say

It’s hoped the technology could one day be used for headphone-free TV watching without disturbing others or warning people of danger discreetly in situations like an active shooter attack
— Read on www.thesun.co.uk/tech/8335749/lasers-could-beam-messages-directly-to-a-listeners-ear-like-whispering-secret-from-afar-scientists-say/

Patterson Structural Moving & Shoring Videos | New Orleans

See helpful videos from Patterson Structural Moving & Shoring in New Orleans.

They have the experience and knowledge you need if you are considering elevating or leveling your house.

Watch the videos they have to lift a house before a storm/flood!

— Read on pattersonshoring.com/videos/

FL researchers warn of monkeys with ‘killer’ herpes virus | Miami Herald

University of Florida researchers studied a population of breeding rhesus macaques monkeys in central Florida’s Silver Springs State Park. Some carry a herpes B virus that can be fatal if transmitted to humans.
— Read on www.miamiherald.com/news/state/florida/article223914690.html

Larry Roberts, Grandfather of the Internet, Dies at 81

Lawrence “Larry” Roberts, one of a small handful of people who can truly be called the grandparents of the internet, died of a heart attack on December 26 at his home in Redwood City, California. He was 81 years old.
— Read on paleofuture.gizmodo.com/larry-roberts-grandfather-of-the-internet-dies-at-81-1831396626

35 years ago, Isaac Asimov was asked by the Star to predict the world of 2019. Here is what he wrote | The Star

The famed science fiction writer was wrong about a world government, but pretty close on robots. On computers, though …
— Read on snip.ly/7cp595