September 21st, 2010 | brainjuice
- Data clippers set sail to enhance future planetary missions
"A new golden age of sailing may be about to begin – in space. Future missions to explore the outer planets could employ fleets of 'data-clippers', manoeuvrable spacecraft equipped with solar sails, to ship vast quantities of scientific data to back Earth." A sort of early ACCELERANDO vibe.
(tags:space computing )
- KANYE WEST, MEDIA CYBORG
"Media lets you clone pieces of yourself and send them out into the world to have conversations on your behalf."
(tags:media net culture )