Monday, November 3, 2014

FUTURISM UPDATE (November 04, 2014)

 BBC: Virgin Galactic crash: Descent system 'deployed early'

 WIRED: An Unprecedented Look at Stuxnet, the World’s First Digital Weapon

 WALL STREET JOURNAL: Safety Board Cites Improper Pilot Command in Virgin Galactic Crash. Accident Sets Back Ambitious Timetables for Space Tourism & Other Commercial Ventures.

 REUTERS: Rocket plane's tail activated prematurely in fatal crash.

 THE GUARDIAN: Virgin Galactic space plane's re-entry system activated early, say investigators. Safety board chairman says premature deployment of feathering system ‘a statement of fact and not a statement of cause’

 ENGADGET: Investigators pin Virgin Galactic's crash on faulty tail deployment

 DER SPIEGEL: Monetary Fallacy? Deep Divisions Emerge over ECB Quantitative Easing Plans

 DER SPIEGEL: Merkel Fears Britain Crossing a Red Line on Immigration

 MOSCOW TIMES: Russia and China Thwart Dream for Marine Sanctuary in Antarctica

 CNN Miles O'Brien said that Virgin Galactic had "consistently underestimated the risk involved."

 NEW SCIENTIST: Build a stable wormhole with the help of dark aliens

 MIT TECHNOLOGY REVIEW: With $100 Million, Entrepreneur Sees Path to Disrupt Medical Imaging. Will ultrasound-on-a-chip make medical imaging so cheap that anyone can do it?

THE ECONOMIST: Europe's banks are in decent shape-but that is not enough to repair its economy

TECH CRUNCH: China developed an anti-drone laser tech that can apparently shoot down a low flying drone 

BROOKINGS: From Russia, Without Love


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