As is true every week, there are too many news items for us to cover in one episode. Here are some of the “cuts” we had to make from Episode #468:
It was quite a week for ridiculous statements. As usual, there is no shortage of mind-boggling ideas floating around the internet.
Week of 6/14-20/2014. So many to choose from every week … but there can be only 5!
#5) Who is Braco? From the home page of his website …
Engineers at the University of Washington have developed a small, low-power pressure sensor that can potentially (with improvements) be incorporated into an artificial lens used to replace lenses fogged over by cataracts. These pressure sensors can then monitor the pressure inside the eye and convey that information wirelessly to a radio receiver.