Month: September 2014

The Long Dark – PC Game (p)Review

This game is in alpha stage and was released as a part of the “early access” section of Valve’s Steam service. That means it’s an ongoing game development in its early stages, and may contain bugs and missing features. To start, and as a clarification, this game is NOT a black porn/adult film – as …

Liquid metal battery, HOT solar cells, and a Space Elevator!

  Hot Solar Cells Associate professor of electrical engineering Minjoo Larry Lee just got 2.5 Million dollars to develop dual-junction solar cells that can operate efficiently at extreme temperatures above 398.889 Celsius (or 750 degrees Fahrenheit). That’s about as hot as it gets in a brick oven. The idea is that in addition to converting a …

Meditation can cure you through altering genes

Yeah, it sounds like New Age crap, but there is a actual scientific publication by researchers in Wisconsin, Spain, and France that reports the first evidence of specific molecular changes in the body following a period of mindfulness meditation. So what does it mean? Well, it’s been a long known fact that experienced yogis (people who …

Apple vs. Bitcoin & Android

Apple announced yesterday three new devices: Iphone 6, Iphone 6 Plus, and Apple Watch. The new phones offer thinner bodies, bigger screens (4.7″ and 5.5″), and snappier (though only dual core) 64 bit processors, but other than that they don’t offer anything new. They include the standard myriad of sensors, and come in 3 different …

My first (published) short story, or shameless self promotion

Yep.. simply click on the photo, or here, and you’ll be taken to my spanking shiny new page at Miss Literati website for young girls.. oops, I mean short stories. Regarding the story itself, it describes the meeting of a part time young journalist and one very special dog, and how deep that rabbit hole …