Archives for May 1, 2013

Why the Mythbusters won’t do RFID (Credit card companies are scared) – YouTube

It’s not a myth, obviously. RFID (Radio Frequency Identification) as used in some credit cards can be hacked. Mythbusters started to do a show on just that and Discovery Channel had to back down because of advertising pressures from the credit card companies. A quick listen… Why the Mythbusters won’t do RFID – YouTube.

10 Things Most Americans Don’t Know About America | Der Bananenplanet

Imagine you have a brother and he’s an alcoholic. He has his moments, but you keep your distance from him. You don’t mind him for the occasional family gathering or holiday. You still love him. But you don’t want to be around him. This is how I lovingly describe my current relationship with the United […]

Time Crystals Could Upend Physicists Theory of Time | Wired.com

MIT Professor Wilczek had developed an apparent proof of “time crystals” — physical structures that move in a repeating pattern, like minute hands rounding clocks, without expending energy or ever winding down. Unlike clocks or any other known objects, time crystals derive their movement not from stored energy but from a break in the symmetry […]

Hundredth Monkey Radio Editorial: Tom Speaks April 30 2013 – YouTube

10 minutes 55 seconds of authenticity.  Please take the time…it is worth every second. Tom Speaks April 30 2013 – YouTube.