Venusian Cloud Cities

I never understood the appeal of Mars colonization. Venus is closer than Mars, and while its surface is harsher than inside a pressure-cooker, at ~50km altitude air pressure is equal to Earth at sea-level and the temperature a comfy 20-30C. Plus because Venus has a dense, mostly CO2 atmosphere, the breathable-air reserve required for a …

Magic Leap

Magic Leap is building something that insiders say is a trillion dollar idea that will dramatically change the way we interact with technology. That sounds pretty hyperbolic but the $500 million dollars of investment they’ve attracted¬†gives their claims much more weight. From the latest patents it seems Magic Leap may have¬†solved practical augmented reality display …