According to Computer Science Professor Jiebo Luo of the University of Rochester, the selfie camera may have another use: it could help monitor a person’s emotions. He presented a paper this week describing the demo phase of a computer program designed to analyze video recorded selfie-style as a person interacts with social media to monitor mental health status.
Astronomers have detected a planet with a ring system that is 200 times the size of Saturn’s rings, the first time an object such as this has ever been found outside our solar system.
Astronomy naturally lends itself to amazing pictures and artist’s interpretations of what’s out there in our amazing universe. Some images though are just so arresting. I immediately regret not being able to jump into my warp-drive spacecraft so I can see them for real.
An article titled “Cuckoo for Cocoa Puffs? The surgical and neoplastic role of cacao extract in breakfast cereals.” has been accepted by not one, not two, but 17 medical journals.
Using its revolutionary engine, the Dawn Spacecraft is readying itself for the closest approach ever to a Dwarf planet. As an appetizer, she offers us the best picture ever of Ceres.
NASA’s Dawn spacecraft is on an epic journey. Launched in 2007, its first mission in the asteroid belt was to orbit Vesta which is variously described as an asteroid/dwarf planet/proto-planet. Dawn’s final planned mission is to orbit and study Ceres which it will do this March beating the New Horizon Probe’s close approach to pluto by a few months.
Astrophysicists claim that our galaxy may contain a gargantuan, stable, and navigable wormhole near its center that could be used to travel from galaxy to galaxy.
Yeah, I know what you’re thinking, “A galactic transport system? that has to be baloney”. I thought the same thing before I did research on this news-item. Now that I familiar with the details of this theory, I have to say that now……I still think it’s baloney.
How did the New England Patriot’s footballs lose air pressure during the first half of the game? The coach of The Patriots offers a scientific explanation. But does it hold up?