It has been said that after a nuclear holocaust which wiped out almost all life, the cockroach would survive. In the face of extreme climate change, the cockroach will emerge as the winner. According to New Scientist Life (Shanta Barley, 2009), they can stop breathing for 40 minutes to preserve water. As further evidence of… Read more »
Posts Categorized: Technology
A number of TV programmes are about how police catch criminals and social misbehaviour people through dash-cams, CCTV and helicopters. Soon it will be drones.
The Privacy Debate 2: Try the Digital Independence Diet for a Month, If You Dare With all the talk of Ramadan (fasting in the hours of daylight for 30 days) and of various kinds of sacrificial diet fads, it is timely to wonder if health would improve if you could digitally diet for a period…. Read more »
Shining a Light on the Digital Dark That May Be Coming As the events to mark the start of the First World War get going this year, you may find it a cause of wonder how much material remains from those days and how we are able to understand so much of what went on… Read more »
Time-lapse photography allows you to see the natural progression of time without living through that actual time. It is an artform. It is a method of distorting the reality of time through recording still images at a very slow rate and playing them back at normal speed which gives the effect of rapid motion. It… Read more »