According to today’s New York Times, scientists have built a memory chip the size of a white blood cell with wires as thin as proteins. It holds 160,000 bits (200 megabytes) and is 40 times as dense as today’s memory chips.
The Sun is midway through its stable hydrogen burning phase known as the main sequence. But when the Sun enters the red giant phase in around 5 billion years things are going to get a lot rougher in the Earth-Moon system…..
Tim Kring, creator and executive producer of NBC’s hit series Heroes, told SCI FI Wire that the network’s announcement of a renewal for a full second season allows the writers to explore more story possibilities