Twitter Roach

The Twitter Cockroach

You know what the world needed? A cyborg cockroach that you can control via Twitter. Developed by mad scientist (and artist) Brittany Ransom, the Twitter Roach is your everyday cockroach with a RoboRoach control circuit implanted into its antenna nerves, allowing users to “steer” the roach left or right with a simple input. In this case, that …

LHC. Nap TiME!

CERN’s Large Hadron Collider Is About To Take A Nap

Everyone hoping for CERN to create microsingularities will have to wait a while longer, as the Large Hadron Collider will soon be shutting down until 2015. A two-year downtime period will begin in February, when engineers will steadily warm the accelerator up to room temperature and begin necessary maintenance and upgrades, which will last until …