Fred Ventura

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Spazio: navicella Dragon V2, "uomo sarà specie multi-planetaria"

La società californiana SpaceX si lancia alla conquista dello spazio con la Dragon V2. La navicella trasporterà – entro tre anni – gli astronauti americani verso la Stazione spaziale internazionale e in seguito permetterà di raggiungere la Luna e Marte anche ai ricchi turisti dello spazio.<p>Dragon V2 …

Incantesimo

La osservai sottecchi mentre mi sfilava il profilattico e mi asciugava la punta del cazzo con un clinex. Al tenue lucore lunare ch’entrava nel vano …

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11 Financial Books Every Young Person Should Read

Those of you who are seeking investing enlightenment are not going to find much of it on the web.<p>I suggest you log off, power down your computer, and read some books. Take your time. The months you spend perusing this list will be well spent.<p>I'd recommend reading at least the first four books …

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Is Asimov's first law enough to keep a robot bartender from harming others?

Isaac Asimov's first law of robotics states, "A robot may not injure a human being or, through inaction, allow a human being to come to harm." However, injury mostly corresponds to physical harm, not mental or emotional harm. <i>Sleep Dealer</i> director Alex Rivera plays with human emotions in his latest …

FAA considering a fast track for businesses that want to use drones

It's currently illegal to use unmanned aerial drones for anything commercial in the US, something that could be changing sooner than expected. Bloomberg reports that the US Federal Aviation Administration plans a "streamlined" approval process for low-risk commercial uses like farming and …

Classifica delle regioni più competitive d’Europa

[powerpress]<p>Scegliere una regione europea, piuttosto che una nazione, potrebbe rivelarsi la mossa più giusta per l’emigrazione.<p>La Commissione Europea …

The Baloney Detection Kit: Carl Sagan’s Rules for Bullshit-Busting and Critical Thinking

<b>Carl Sagan</b> (November 9, 1934–December 20, 1996) was many things — a cosmic sage, voracious reader, hopeless romantic, and brilliant philosopher. But above all, he endures as our era’s greatest patron saint of reason and critical thinking, a master of the vital balance between skepticism and …

L’Accademia Della Crusca rivela: “Il congiuntivo? Ce lo siamo inventati”

Gen 25, 2013<p>Commenta<p>Se la notizia fosse confermata, gli anni passati sui libri di grammatica a capire la differenza tra periodo ipotetico del 2° e …