Archive for the 'Science & Technology' Category

Hi Tech is cool but is it Hi Fi?

If you ask a true audiophile – the ever-dwindling minority lost among the babel of hypes and sales pitch – the answer would be a resounding NO. With the advent of the internet age, when  the buzzword  is ‘digital’ and the musical yardsticks are bandwidth or download speed, it’s easy to lose touch with reality, […]

Ununseptium

Animal, vegetable or mineral? Actually it’s one of the latest elements to have been ‘discovered’, and definitely one of the heaviest so far. Ununseptium is just a temporary name of the element with symbol Uus and atomic number, Z=117, with just about 6 atoms successfully synthesized and detected earlier this year, during a joint Russian […]