When science fiction becomes science… #1

Looking at the progress we have made in the fields of science and technology, one is always wondering whether it is science which impacts the vision we have of our future or whether it is fiction… more

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March 13, 2019

A JOURNEY TO THE CENTER OF THE GALAXY

LOGBOOK N°76

OCTOBER 2043

Somewhere in carina-sagittarius arm

You may be wondering why you should be interested in black holes when those objects are far, far from us and do not impact us… more

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February 27, 2019

NukRadio

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May 3, 2017

The Thursday Morning Show: Space

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January 27, 2017

A transhuman future

Years ago, the world was really different than today. There were no computers, machines seemed primitive compared to today’s. People made plans for their lives, got a job, got married, founded a family…

Things… more

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May 20, 2016

Sleep Less Stupid Radio:LiFi, the future of communication?

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May 18, 2016

INSAne Radio : AlphaGo

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May 10, 2016

Virtual Reality

During the Mobile World Congress (Barcelona), Samsung released its new flagship : The Galaxy S7 ; this phone is bundled with a Virtual Reality headset which enables new applications and experience for games or… more

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March 11, 2016

Gravitational Waves

As you may know, 2016 has already turned into a big year for physicists, probably one of the most important of the century. On 11 February 2016, the LIGO collaboration (Laser Interferometer Gravitational-wave… more

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March 4, 2016

Silicon Valley History

You may have already heard about this southern portion of the San Francisco Bay Area, famous for the ITs corporations that settled there , but do you know its history ?

 

First of all, about the name :… more

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February 22, 2016

Driverless car

A driverless car, also known as self-driving car or autonomous car, is a vehicle capable of driving on the road without any user’s interaction.

 

How does it work ?

The car comes with a lot of built-in sensors… more

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November 26, 2015

Save the Bees

 

 

Human society is extremely complex and fragile built on various pillars. One of them is the honey bee !

One meal out of 3 eaten by humans would not exist, weren’t there without honey bees. They are so important that… more

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October 23, 2015

Water on Mars ; revolution or overreaction ?

 

 

On 28 September this year, a piece of  news caused a frenzy of excitement in the world. “There is liquid water on Mars!”, NASA announced . Another big piece to add to the space-related… more

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October 23, 2015

Fukushima disaster, today.

 

Reminder, how it happened

For those who already forgot, in March 2011, the nuclear plant of Fukushima was hit by an enormous tsunami and a series of dramatic earthquakes. The damage caused equipment… more

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October 23, 2015

Flexible OLED display, the future of mobile phones?

After successfully reducing the thinness of screens to almost an inch, also making them more convenient than those old Cathode Ray Tube (CRT) monitors we used to know, IT… more

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October 16, 2015

THE SWITCH

The Switch, Netflix and chill

Have you ever dreamed of throwing your shoes into the corner of the room, jumping in your couch and doing nothing else than enjoying your evening. Netflix may have the answer and it… more

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October 15, 2015

Satellites: fun targets for hackers!

Many hackers love breaking into computers and servers all around the world. These attacks are terrifying, but exciting at the same time. But it becomes really more impressive when hackers do… more

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January 12, 2015

Who was Alexander Grohendieck, the greatest mathematician of the XXth century?

Alexander Grohendieck who was deemed the greatest Mathematician of the 20th century died this Thursday at 86. He lived his last 15 years as a recluse in a… more

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November 21, 2014

E-CAT : Mankind’s answer to the world’s energy problem?

As you probably know, mankind is facing one of the biggest challenges of its time : how to produce clean energy without wasting the Earth’s natural ressources, while producing enough… more

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November 21, 2014

Does Higgs boson mean destruction ?

October is usually the Nobel Prize Award Ceremony month. This year’s Physics Prize has been awarded to 3 Japanese and American researchers for their work on blue light-emitting diodes.
But a year ago,… more

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October 17, 2014