technology

Better know a prokaryote

The virus formerly known as “swine flu,” or the H1N1 strain of the common influenza virus, has gotten all the press lately, so I thought…



Think you’re a survivor

There’s a lot of hate in the world today. As a social activist, I’d like to do my part to try to reduce some of…


What’s the big deal?

Go ahead, think of a number at random, any number, I’ll wait . . . what was your number? If you chose was 67 then…


The future of artificial intelligence

Artificial intelligence. This pair of words in most of us — myself included — stirs up images of pale-faced androids on starships and disobedient computers…


Who needs fossil fuels? Not EATR

Most people are familiar with robotic characters that either assist or destroy humanity. It is a popular theme in science fiction to show the future…