Posts tagged with ‘NATO’

Russian Fighter Causes Confusion Over Europe

November 25, 2015

Shock Radar Track Horror A Russian fighter aircraft has caused a major alert over the skies of Europe as tension mounts in the so-called radar wars. In a statement, President Putin said that the plane was flying in international airspace looking for Turkey but got lost over the Bay of Biscay. NATO has replied with […]

Murderous Robot Wars

August 4, 2009

Introduction Professor Noel Sharkey from Sheffield, better known as one of the judges on the BBCTV show “Robot Wars” knows a thing or two about robots and artificial intelligence.  He’s made a plea for more debate about the use of robot planes in warfare. (see link) He’s said, “An international debate is needed on the […]

Garbage Summer Science

July 27, 2009

Is This the Worst Science Project Ever? The Daily Telegraph, short of stories this summer now that the expenses scandal is dead, has published a picture of Angelina Jolie under the heading: Women getting more beautiful, say scientists: (see link) According to some work done by  Finnish Philosopher/PsychologistYliopistotutkija – University Researcher Degree: Doctor of Philosophy […]

Backwards and Forwards Through Time

July 25, 2009

Exploring the Simultaneous Nature of Cause & Effect Star Trek: The Next Generation: Finale, Episode – “All Good Things…” I’ve just watched the double episode finale to the TNG Picard series just after the cyclists finished their ascent of Mont Ventoux in this years Tour de France.  It was “All Good Things…”(see link, link & […]

Turkey Bans Google

July 15, 2009

I can’t vouch for the information as I don’t live in Turkey, but I’ve just found out that Turkey has blocked Google.com Google Groups from internet access for it’s citizens.  See: Turkey & My Foreign Perspectives with Bea Vanni: Goodbye Google Alert: Hello More Bans for Turkey While my Turkey blog is less frequent these […]