Browsing: Futurism

At long-term nuclear repositories in Finland and Sweden, waste will be ensconced in cast-iron inserts (right), which are then placed in copper canisters (left).Posiva Oy This is part 2 of Vincent Ialenti’s report on how how to think about nuclear waste in the environment over the very long term. Also see part 1, which ran […]

From African drum languages to the Morse code, iconic science writer James Gleick illustrates the central dogma of information theory in a riveting journey through humanity’s infinite quest to transmit what matters.