Octopus using tools?

octopusCheck out this video and see what you think!

Is the octopus using a tool?

Spotlight on Solar Power

solar appleApple’s most ambitious project to date is a solar farm, $850 million, enough to power all of Apple’s operations in California. This is the single largest investment in solar power by a non-utility. CEO, Tim Cook, says  it’s the right thing for the company to do ecologically and financially.

Thoughts?

High School Student International Science Fair Winner’s Amazing Designs

0They are based on natue – fruit flies, birds – could you think this way? Mihir invites you to.
He has designed inexpensive highly effective robots for search and rescue based on his observations from naure. Check it out in his TEDx teen talk.

High Tech Farming- Drones, GPS, & ROBOTS!

 

precision-farming

Examples of remote sensing in agriculture, top to bottom: vegetation density, water deficit and crop stress.

Image: Susan Moran/NASA

High Tech Farming now includes Drones, GPS, ROBOTS and more, oh my!

Wow, just 100 years ago farming in the U.S. went from animal power…to  combustion engines!

However, these past 20 years global positioning system (GPS), electronic sensors and other new tools see farming well ensconced in technology.

What’s next?

Unexplained lights in space!

 

 

 

PIA19185_ipImage: NASA, JPL

 

So, there are lights on the dwarf planet Ceres – that the brightest minds cannot explain – only guess at!

What do you think is happening?

Drones for Good!

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and this year’s winner is________!

Usually, that is for most drones, a tending to crash into stationary objects would be seen as, well, as a flaw in their design.

“Gimball” excels at this and just won the ‘drones for good award.’

Why do you think this would be an asset – an ideas?

2014 Top Science Breakthroughs (World Science Festival)

BIRD-DNAWhat do you think they were?
Did you already hear about any??

Check it out.