Healing Powers

– By Jacob Foxx – Imagine you had the power to heal your body using only your mind. You’ve seen it in fantasy but it has rarely been mentioned in science fiction with the exception of force healing in Star Wars. It just doesn’t seem plausible enough for sci-fi. Well, we might be wrong on […]

Science Fiction without Science

  By Jacob Foxx Nothing enrages nerds more than bad science in movies. In particular, films that market themselves as science fiction. The most recent culprit is Lucy. Ross Pomeroy points out the flaw in the entire premise of the film on RealClearScience. With a false premise, everything that follows in the movie is complete […]

The World in 2025

  By Jacob Foxx Realclearscience had an interesting article detailing nine predictions about the world of 2025. The predictions come from Thomson Reuters, a research firm with a prestigious reputation. All of them are positive and exciting, but a bit too optimistic. The predictions include improvements in treatment and prevention of dementia, rise of solar […]