NASA’s New Horizons continues to amaze as it reveals more and more about Pluto and its family of moons. Recently, New Horizons dazzled us as it beamed back the first color images of Pluto, revealing a scaly, snakeskin-like surface. This week, we see Pluto’s hazy atmosphere in color for the first time, and surprise… it’s blue!
Edward Snowden: Smartphones can be hacked into with just one text message and then used to spy on their owners
The world’s spying agencies have tools that allow them to take over smartphones with just a text message, according to Edward Snowden, and there is “very little” that their owners can do to stop it.
People with psychiatric problems were not always considered fully human: even within the last 100 years problems ranging from epilepsy and schizophrenia to things like dementia, post-traumatic stress, and even childhood misbehavior were treated with shocking cruelty.
Photo credit: Pluto’s blue haze. The image was taken with the New Horizons Ralph/Multispectral Visible Imaging Camera. NASA/JHUAPL/SwRI
You’ve probably heard a lot about online mass surveillance, but maybe you’re wondering how exactly intelligence agencies are monitoring you. Helpfully, they like to give their surveillance programmes silly codenames, so we can explain what’s going on.
At first glance, the Skarp Razor looks like a traditional razor. But that is where the similarity ends.
The Skarp razor is powered by a small laser which cuts through hair for an incredibly close shave without irritating to damaging the skin. There are many benefits to using the Skarp Razor including: