Archives for February 24, 2014

Out in the Open: This Farmbot Makes Growing Food as Easy as Playing Farmville | Wired Enterprise | Wired.com

…He was studying mechanical engineering, but, to satisfy his interest in gardening, he took an elective in organic agriculture. One day, a farmer gave a guest lecture about a tractor that used machine vision to detect and pull weeds, eliminating the need for either manual labor or environmentally damaging herbicides. The only problem was that […]

Free Energy: What You Can Do to Help – Foster Gamble – YouTube

Free Energy: What You Can Do to Help – Foster Gamble – YouTube.

Why Engagement Rings Are A Scam. Here Are The Facts.

The comical geniuses over at College Humor recently released a new short video that is capturing the attention of many across the internet due to its comedy, but even more so due to its factual backing. The 4 minute video takes us through the history of the engagement ring, a material good that so many […]

Has the Gluten Health Mystery Been Solved?

While people with celiac disease genuinely can’t process the gluten in wheat, they argue, most people actually can. The problem is that most industrial bakeries only allow bread to rise for a matter of minutes β€” not nearly long enough to let the yeast and bacteria digest all the gluten in the flour, let alone […]

Emotion Trumps Politics & Most People Don’t Know It β€” Yet

It’s time for liberals and conservatives to transcend their political differences and really listen to each other, says political pundit Sally Kohn. In this optimistic talk, Kohn shares what she learned as a progressive lesbian talking head on Fox News. It’s not about political correctness, she says, but rather, emotional correctness. (Contains profanity.) Sally Kohn […]