Archive for September, 2016
The video is in Dutch, but is worth the watch. Police in the Netherlands are training eagles to take down drones. Drone technology can be used for good or for ill – this is an innovated and creative response to potential threat by drones. An eagle can fly from 10,000 to 15,000 feet high, can […]
Vertical Greenhouses LED lighting Nutrient Mist “Pink” Houses “Pretty” Veggies Tech (Smart) Tractors Lab Meat “Re-wilding” These are all under experimentation or in production throughout the world, today. Many options address a singular problem – getting fresh, quality produce to urban populations by establishing sky-scraper greenhouses in the city. Read the full article here: (Newsweek) […]
Doesn’t everyone loves James Bond? And those gadgets! 16 minute video – but fun!
Native Hoosier and Carroll County farmer Ben Dillon seeks to revolutionize the harvesting process with his Tribine machine. His new machine was unveiled at the Farm Progress Show, and folks were able to see the ground-breaking machine in action. This harvester is designed to allow farmers to harvest and load without additional personnel or equipment in […]
Algorithms lurk in every aspect of our lives. From those Facebook “quizzes” you take, to your application for “12-months-same-as-cash” credit, to your job application (wait – what?), there is a statistical analysis and math formula which analyzes YOU and makes a recommendation. While I don’t understand why ads for Tieks keep showing up on my Pinterest feed […]