Friday, 21 October 2011

Hate flys err' day

Everybody hates flys. Everyone except people who own a microbial fuel cell.

Microbial fuel cells turn biomass (Meat and plants) into energy. And where can you get one? You have to make it yourself!


Sunday, 6 March 2011

The universe

View the universe through different wavelengths of the electromagnetic spectrum. Pretty trippy.

Saturday, 5 March 2011

13 more things that don't make sense

Dark flow, Hybrid life, Imaginary diseases and Space noise. Who could ask for more?

11 cheap gifts guaranteed to impress science geeks

'11 cheap gifts guaranteed to impress science geeks'
Most of the things on there are actually pretty amazing. Especially AeroGel;
It's also the best insulator in existence, which is why we don't have Aerogel jackets: it works so well that people were complaining about overheating on Mt. Everest.
And the Ecospeheres;
 Inside these sealed glass balls live shrimp, algae, and bacteria, all swimming around in filtered seawater. Put it somewhere with some light, and this little ecosystem will chug along happily for years