Remember this video the next time you read about the latest GPU with 11111111GB of RAM…
Back in 1999, scientists slowed light down to just 17 meters per second, and then two years later the same research group stopped light entirely — but only for a few fractions of a second. Earlier this year, the Georgia Institute of Technology stopped light for 16 seconds — and now, the University of Darmstadt has stopped light for a whole minute.
@takumitoxin put the events of Mad Max: Fury Road on an ancient egyptian-style poster. Wow!
Another Sci-Fi book I’ve read is being made into a movie.
In the The 5th Wave the aliens attack earth with a 5-stage plan.
The trailer keeps the sad mood of Rick Yancey’s book, but that’s how it is: when you see things from the eyes of the weak, trying to react to an overwwlmingly supperior enemy they don’t even know, don’t expect a feel-good movie.