Composing music using the Higgs boson LHC data

I discover it out late enough, but the project is fantastic! On Wednesday 4th July 2012, scientists at CERN announced that they had found a Higgs-like particle after analysing results from the Large Hadron Collider. After the announce, Domenico Vicinanza starts another project: the ‘sonification’ of the data observer in the LHC The Higgs sonification…

How to build a DIY EMP generator

But be careful, can be dangerous! FPS Weapons has published a video tutorial that show how to build a 8$ handheld EMP generator which can be used to generate a strong enough magnetic pulse to induce an unexpected voltage inside of a piece of digital electronics. Shopping List Box: http://www.ebay.com.au/itm/4010185427… High Voltage converter: http://www.ebay.com.au/itm/1418838086… Copper…

Opportunity sends us a panoramic photo of ‘Marathon Valley’ on Mars

Marathon Valley, seen through the robotic eyes of Opportunity http://www.jpl.nasa.gov/spaceimages/details.php?id=PIA20749 http://www.jpl.nasa.gov/ has published a very high resolution (17.000×6000 pixels) image of Marathon Valley on Mars surface. The image is a merge of multiple pancam exposures taken during the period April 16 through May 15, 2016 by Rover Opportunity on Mars: The high point in the…

Quantum Computers Explained

Where are the limits of human technology? And can we somehow avoid them? This is where quantum computers become very interesting https://quantumfrontiers.com/2013/08/22/the-most-awesome-animation-about-quantum-computers-you-will-ever-see/ Entertaining and informative video about quantum computers, made by Kurzgesagt: In normal computers, bits are the smallest unit of information. Quantum computers use qubits which can also be set to one of two…