What the Internet Will Look Like in 5 Years?

Here are my predictions how the internet will look in the not-to-distant future. The internet will be… 1. Lightning fast. 2. Image based. 3. Sound effect based. 4. Ability it zoom in and out in milliseconds on anything. Macro to micro and back again. 5. Speech driven. 6. 360 degree rotatable and floatable cameras. 7.…

Unlimited Government Power?

NSA whistleblower Edward Snowden: ‘I do not expect to see home again’ | World news | The Guardian. Q: Why did you decide to become a whistleblower? A: “The NSA has built an infrastructure that allows it to intercept almost everything. With this capability, the vast majority of human communications are automatically ingested without targeting. If I…

The Function of Clouds

New study shows clouds will be important in region’s future April 3, 2013 The ICECAPS Mobile Science Facility at Summit Station against a backdrop of Arctic clouds. ICECAPS is short for Integrated Characterization of Energy, Clouds, Atmospheric state and Precipitation.Download here (Credit: CIRES/University of Colorado ) Clouds over the central Greenland Ice Sheet last July were “just…

Free Wallpaper – Giant Eruption on Sun!

On Aug. 31, 2012, a giant prominence on the sun erupted, sending out particles and a shock wave that traveled near Earth. This event may have been one of the causes of a third radiation belt that appeared around Earth a few days later, a phenomenon that was observed for the very first time by…

New Radiation Belt Around Earth Astounds NASA

NASA’s Van Allen Probes Discover a Surprise Circling Earth 02.28.13 Since their discovery over 50 years ago, the Earth’s Van Allen radiation belts have been considered to consist of two distinct zones of trapped, highly energetic charged particles. Observations from NASA’s Van Allen Probes reveal an isolated third ring in the outer radiation belt. Credit: NASA/Goddard Space…

Russian Meteor Shatters Glass

According to NASA scientists, the trajectory of the Russian meteor was significantly different than the trajectory of the asteroid 2012 DA14, making it a completely unrelated object. Information is still being collected about the Russian meteor and analysis is preliminary at this point. In videos of the event, it is seen to pass from left…