Joseph Klinger

15 Added | 4 Magazines | 5 Following | 2 Followers | @Joek9950 | Retired Structural Engineer Previous Residence: LI, NY Presently: Palm City, FL

‘Your animal life is over. Machine life has begun.’ The road to immortality

In California, radical scientists and billionaire backers think the technology to extend life – by uploading minds to exist separately from the body – is only a few years away<p>Here’s what happens. You are lying on an operating table, fully conscious, but rendered otherwise insensible, otherwise …

The Daily Edition is a new essential for Flipboard readers who want a fast, definitive roundup of the day's news, with a little bit of fun thrown into the mix.<p>Although it's packed with information, it's also a quick read. There are top stories in news, business, technology, sports and popular …

Half of All First-Time CubeSat Projects End in Failure

Of the 13 low-cost CubeSats launched on a Minotaur-1 rocket last November, fewer than half of them were ever heard from again. What went wrong?<p>Adam …

Watch a Japanese Kokeshi Doll Emerge From a Spinning Block of Wood | Colossal

<p>In an age of the ubiquitous 3D printer, it’s easy to forget the joy and beauty of handmade craft. Take, for example, the 400-year old Japanese art …

After 5 Months of Sales, Colorado Sees the Downside of a Legal High

How Far Can We Go?

Electric cars are no longer oddities. Now carmakers are working to make them ubiquitous.<p>George Crabtree runs what might be called the Manhattan …