Gizmos & Gadgets: Will 2018 Be the Year We Can Experience 360-Degree Video?

December 31, 2017 – Once again we welcome a second contribution from guest blogger, Carl Hanson, who writes about the advent of 360-degree cameras in the mobile marketplace. What ... Continue Reading →

The Current State of AI as We Begin 2018

December 30, 2017 – Artificial intelligence (AI) states one recent article is no smarter than a six-year-old. A study that appeared last summer compared the intelligence quotient ... Continue Reading →

As The Year Ends I Keep on Thinking About Alien Worlds

December 29, 2017 – Maybe this driving interest in the search for extraterrestrial intelligence is fuelled by the lack of intelligent leadership south of the Canadian border. ... Continue Reading →

Life in the Universe Beyond Earth Gets Boost from Study of Australian Fossil Microorganisms

December 28, 2017 – If the U.S. military had proof that those Unidentified Flying Objects (UFOs) reported on in their files were signs of other intelligent life in the Universe, ... Continue Reading →

Will China, India and Japan Join the Space Tourism Race?

December 27, 2017 – In my Christmas day posting about Russia’s plans for a luxury hotel attached to the International Space Station, I listed and briefly described commercial ... Continue Reading →

Does Nuclear Energy Remain Viable in Our Pursuit of a Low Carbon Future?

December 26, 2017 – Peter Diamandis has shared his latest thoughts on the future of nuclear energy in a Christmas Eve message to his email subscribers. In it he talks about rising ... Continue Reading →

In 2022 You Can Book a Christmas Vacation in Space for $40 Million Courtesy of Russia’s RKK Energia and Roscosmos

December 25, 2017 – It’s five years in the future and the space tourism wars are heating up as Russia accepts its first multimillionaire hotel guests at its new 20-ton, ... Continue Reading →

Canada Takes Baby Steps Towards a Low Carbon Future

December 24, 2017 – It is Christmas Eve and a new present going under Canada’s national tree is the creation of a low carbon economy fund set at $2 billion CDN. The fund ... Continue Reading →

Gizmos & Gadgets: Worried About Violations of Your Privacy? Check out Haven

December 23, 2017 – In a world where bots and hackers make us increasingly uncomfortable when online, consider a new app aimed at your physical security. It is called Haven, a ... Continue Reading →

Emerging Smart Off Grid Technology Fits What’s Needed for the 21st Century

December 22, 2017 – The water wheel, windmill and spinning wheel powered the Medieval World. Then steam engines were invented. The 19th century moved from candle-power to electricity, ... Continue Reading →