The Scientific Mind, by Jeremie Fish

Ultra high speed internet may arrive soon

By now we are all familiar with Wi-Fi. It is everywhere. You can get free Wi-Fi in many businesses, and most of us have it in our homes. The access to the Internet however, generally comes from fiber optic lines. Fiber optic lines have enabled high-speed Internet to become available (though it ...

Advances in batteries make for a bright future

There has been much talk over the recent decades about renewable energy. Of course this will be important for us one way or another. Whether or not you agree with the scientific consensus on global warming, there is a limited supply of oil and coal, which will eventually render them ...

We may have a new home closer than we think

Most of the time, we take it for granted — at least I do — that planet earth is a truly special place. If Earth had been too much closer to the sun it would be char-broiled, and if it had been a little further from the sun it would be a frozen tundra. Earth sits in what is often called ...

New anti-cancer drugs may be available soon

Cancer has proven to be a hard code to crack. There are many reasons for this, and one of them is profit. The pharmaceutical companies have been wary to spend money developing expensive cancer drugs that they might not be able to make a large amount of money off of. This has made advances ...