In this blog, I take you through six more of my Peter's Laws, and how they've guided me in my career, and how they might give you a new perspective.Read More »
Curiosity Rover: $2.5 billion gamble?
Is the $2.5 billion Curiosity landing worth the gamble? Also, check out the Mars Society Planetfest!
A New Medical Frontier
If you knew you were going to live to celebrate your 100th birthday, would you approach your everyday life differently? Would you change your exercise, diet, career and finances? Historically, the odds of achieving this chronological milestone were against you, but your luck may be changing. We are on the eve of significant technological breakthroughs with the potential to redefine not only the average life span but also the practice of medicine.
Nokia Sensing X CHALLENGE
What can the health care industry learn from Hollywood? Can we use the power of technology and persuasion to empower consumers to take more responsibility for their own health? Can technology and knowledge of human behavior overcome the health problems that have manifested themselves in the last century of global technical advances?
Not Science Fiction, Science Reality, in the Palm of Your Hand
It's been exciting for me to play a role in the convergence between wireless technologies and health over the past 10 years and I see the $10 million Qualcomm Tricorder X PRIZE competition as an impetus to accelerate innovations within the health space even more rapidly.
Congrats to our Spaceloot giveaway winner!
Just before the 4th of July weekend I had announced that I was was going to do a giveaway for a boat-load... er, spaceship-load of loot to one lucky person who was within the, at that time, next 1000 followers on our Facebook and Twitter. Well, I threw all the names in a digital hat, drew one, and the results are in! Congratulations to our new pal Rajiv!
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Spaceloot Giveaway: Follow us to win!
Want to win stuff? Watch this... Basically, The Google Lunar X PRIZE team Part Time Scientists have reached 100k friends on Facebook. That's quite the little get together. In honor of this (and because we want to be cool enough to sit at their table at lunch) we are hosting a little contest to see if we can boost our numbers up a bit and join the big kids club.
Legos, Robots, and a Free Trip to Hawaii! Register Your MoonBots Team Today!
Do you love LEGO and robots? Want to win a trip to the Island of Hawaii? Then get your camera ready and produce the most awesome MoonBots Video!
GLXP By the Numbers
A couple of weeks ago at the Google Lunar X PRIZE Team Summit, an announcement was made that team Next Giant Leap has been acquired by Moon Express. As a well-established team with several valuable partnerships (such as Draper Labs and Sierra Nevada Corporation), NGL is undoubtedly a strategic asset for Moon Express; and it is worth noting that we fully expect to see more of these types of acquisitions and mergers occurring between teams as the competition progresses. In fact, X PRIZE considers these to be positive indicators of the maturation and advancement of the prize.
Cité de l'Espace Meets the Google Lunar X PRIZE
Approximately 1,000 participants got to learn about the Google Lunar X PRIZE and the fun and exciting education projects it has to offer at the Ecsite Conference in Cite de l’espace in Toulouse, France.
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