And here’s the power supply for the e-paper of our futuristic dreams. Next?
RIP Mr. Wizard.
BREAKING NEWS: Cell phones are not what’s driving the bees away. In a related story, so long, and thanks for all the fish.
“The site, near Sarnia in Ontario, Canada, will be enough to power between 10,000 and 15,000 homes on sunny days, drawing on a monstrous 40-megawatt capacity.”
“Using a souped-up metal detector, a shovel, and a treasure map, Steve Arnold combs the flat Kansas wheat fields for rocks from outer space.”
Here’s the physics joke I’m always trying to retell:
Professor Heisenberg is cruising along the highway when he suddenly gets pulled over. The motorcycle cop sidles up to Heisenberg’s window. Heisenberg rolls it down.
“Do you have any idea how fast you were going?” asks the cop.
“I have no idea,” Heisenberg replies. “But I know exactly where I am.”
Visual evidence that Douglas Adams was on the right track.