Science & Technology

Is ADHD an evolutionary gift in a rapidly changing world?

Is ADHD an evolutionary gift in a rapidly changing world?

In his controversial book The Singularity is Near, Ray Kurzweil speaks of a time in the very near future when human intelligence will be amplified by thousands of times current abilities with artificial implants.  Although these super humans will far outpace those without implants, Kurzweil admits that average humans will exponentially evolve their cognitive ability naturally […]

The Pirate Bay plans Low Orbit Server Drones to beat Censorship

The Pirate Bay plans Low Orbit Server Drones to beat Censorship

One of the world’s largest BitTorrent sites “The Pirate Bay” is going to put servers on GPS-controlled aircraft drones in order to evade authorities who are looking to shut the site down. In a Sunday blog post, The Pirate Bay announced new “Low Orbit Server Stations” that will house the site’s servers and files on […]

The Energy Lie (Suppression Of Technological Evolution, The Evidence)

If a civilization truly wishes to consider itself civilized, it must embrace all technological and scientific advances. The suppression of any technological advance cannot be tolerated if we wish to be a civilization. We must ask ourselves if we are working for the benefit of all mankind, or working for the benefit of a few […]

Islands on land could make towns tsunami-proof

Islands on land could make towns tsunami-proof

Elevated land-based islands could protect people living in low-lying areas from tsunamis – and archipelagos of them could form entire towns LIKE giant spacecraft that have just touched down, they give the countryside an otherworldly look. Elevated land-based islands are what one architect is proposing for the Tōhoku region of north-east Japan, the area that […]

Mind control could be future of warfare

Mind control could be future of warfare

Wars of the future might be decided through manipulation of people’s minds, concludes a report this week from the UK’s Royal Society. It warns that the potential military applications of neuroscience breakthroughs need to be regulated more closely. “New imaging technology will allow new targets in the brain to be identified, and while some will […]

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