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Sputniksorbit.cstuarthardwick. JetSurf. Mission Timeline - OSIRIS-REx Mission. Python. Evolution of Thinking & Thought. Gallery: How networks help us understand the world. As designer Manuel Lima points out in his TED Talk, A visual history of human knowledge, the network has become a powerful way to visualize much of what is going on in the world around us.

Gallery: How networks help us understand the world

“Networks really embody notions of decentralization, of interconnectedness, of interdependence,” says Lima. “This way of thinking is critical for us to solve many of the complex problems we are facing nowadays, from decoding the human brain to understanding the vast universe out there.” Here, Lima shares a few of his favorite network graphics. The Strengths of Nations This image shows the connections between scientific disciplines such as astrophysics, math and biochemistry. Visualizing the Bible. Pascal's Triangle. Patterns Within the Triangle Using Pascal's Triangle Heads and Tails Pascal's Triangle can show you how many ways heads and tails can combine.

Pascal's Triangle

This can then show you the probability of any combination. For example, if you toss a coin three times, there is only one combination that will give you three heads (HHH), but there are three that will give two heads and one tail (HHT, HTH, THH), also three that give one head and two tails (HTT, THT, TTH) and one for all Tails (TTT). Opentree. Quora. Artificial Intelligence and Superintelligence Explosion.

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Theories on why we haven't been visited by aliens yet? Solar System Scope. Space Debris Animation- Stuff in Space. Quest for a Superbee. Project Meshnet. What are the weirdest science paradoxes that are mathematically true but counter-intuitive? Could any city in the world successfully defend against a U.S. air strike?

Why are Silicon Valley companies located where they are? The Chevrolet FNR concept is impossible to describe — seriously, just look at it. If you currently have a username with "@" in it, please email support@voxmedia.com.

The Chevrolet FNR concept is impossible to describe — seriously, just look at it

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The long, loving gazes.

Those puppy-dog eyes trigger chemical connection with humans

BioDigitalPC 6. This is the FIRST and ONLY mass produced computer made in the United States.

BioDigitalPC 6

Arnouse Digital Devices, Corp, has created and manufactured a portable computer that fits a variety of uses. Regular PC users will love the incredible boot up speed of less than seven seconds for Windows 7 Ultimate. Robotics teams will love the x86 architecture, the size and weight. Automation designers will love the ease of programming and the quick swap ability of the platform. If humanity does not somehow destroy life on Earth, the universe's natural selection eventually will. Nasa hosts the Starship Project aiming for interstellar travel within 100 years. It would be hard enough these days to find a human capable of playing a 12-inch LP, let alone an alien.

Nasa hosts the Starship Project aiming for interstellar travel within 100 years

So perhaps it is time for Nasa to update its welcome pack for extraterrestrials. The agency announced earlier this month that its Voyager 1 probe has left the solar system, becoming the first object to enter interstellar space. 40 years and counting: the team behind Voyager’s space odyssey. On a chilly March morning, Steve Howard, aged 65, is at work in his office on the northern edge of Pasadena, California.

40 years and counting: the team behind Voyager’s space odyssey

Two computer screens are squeezed on to his corner desk along with family photos, a tissue box and tins of Altoids Curiously Strong Peppermints. The office is in a quiet business park by a workaday main road.

Lagrangian points (also Lagrange points, L-points, or libration)

Space Habitat. Final Farewell to Original Astronaut. SteelSeries MERC Stealth Gaming Keyboard 64049. Clay Shirky: How the Internet will (one day) transform government. Andrew McAfee: What will future jobs look like? Make Cool Stuff: Concealing Your Secret Lair. Live Webcams - Free, public web cams found online.

The Ultimate Guide to the Invisible Web. Search engines are, in a sense, the heartbeat of the internet; “googling” has become a part of everyday speech and is even recognized by Merriam-Webster as a grammatically correct verb.

The Ultimate Guide to the Invisible Web

It’s a common misconception, however, that googling a search term will reveal every site out there that addresses your search. In fact, typical search engines like Google, Yahoo, or Bing actually access only a tiny fraction – estimated at 0.03% – of the internet. The sites that traditional searches yield are part of what’s known as the Surface Web, which is comprised of indexed pages that a search engine’s web crawlers are programmed to retrieve.

The complete list of all the text emoticons in the world : Cool Smileys. This list is our attempt to create a resource of all the text smileys and emoticons in the world.

The complete list of all the text emoticons in the world : Cool Smileys

This should be quite useful – People currently use ASCII Emoticons in chat rooms, Emails and cellular phones SMS Messages. Often times I also get questions about this or that unique smiley: “What does this text emoticon mean?” – and finally, here is my complete answer :). Hronoya: The Noosphere. Omega Point and the Noosphere By Jonathan Bethel - With the convenience of modern telecommunications and cyber technology, it is now possible to interact and communicate with anyone in the world instantly.

hronoya: The Noosphere

The distance gap between people has been closed and now brain can speak to brain directly. Vast webs of knowledge are now being created through the collaborative sharing of ideas. The many nodes and interconnections of this global network are rapidly increasing and proliferating throughout society. Many speculate that this super network is the central nervous system of the burgeoning global brain. Technology. Singularity. 100,000 Stars.