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How That Chucklehead Climbed Trump Tower Without Splattering
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How That Chucklehead Climbed Trump Tower Without Splattering

I’m not sure how they got the name “human fly” for this guy climbing Trump Tower. It appears he was using suction cups for his climbing device, so maybe a name like “Suction Cup Boy” would work better. Also, I’m not sure of his motive—but I’m sure it was super […]

How Breakthrough Starshot’s Tiny Spacecraft Can Hack Physics to Go Interstellar
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How Breakthrough Starshot’s Tiny Spacecraft Can Hack Physics to Go Interstellar

The main idea behind the Breakthrough Initiatives Starshot is to launch tiny spacecraft (nanocraft) that can reach super fast speeds in order to get to the nearest star (other than the Sun) in 20 years. Here are important details that I know (some of these might just be speculation). The nanocraft […]