Science moves one step at a time.
Science moves one step at a time.
May 2010. It took me about 15 seconds to look it up, why didn't you bother to?
It sounds like you hold an office job. Why can't you just have your stuff shipped there? That's what I, and all my coworkers, do.
It's not entrapment. It's fraud.
Hansmeier is a serious douche, who also has a penchant for suing companies for supposed lack of ADA compliance.
It's pretty sad that attorneys are able to do this shit for so long and for so much damage before the hammer gets dropped on them.
It's usefulness as a propulsion device remains to be seen.
First, it may ultimately be determined to be the result of experimental errors or failure to account for various effects. Good science, but boring outcome.
Or it may be found to work, and be proven to be exploiting some currently unknown or poorly understood area of physics. Understanding then how it works and how it produces its force will lead to potential useful applications. If it's understood how it works its possible one could be designed to have better thrust than what we've seen. For all we know it may be possible some way to somehow produce 1 newton/watt.
There was an article on slashdot many months ago about a paper that hypothesized how the devices work, and made a variety of predictions on how changing the design of the device should result in difference performance characteristics. Studying effects like that will be important in the science of this device.
You should probably read about science since 1905 before commenting then because there are many situations where newtons laws don't hold up. Relativity is one example. So no, they're hardly settled.
That's not why the EM drive is neat. The force provided by emitted radiation is a fairly well understood and predictable phenomenon. The EM drive has a sealed microwave cavity, so it doesn't emit many photons, and those that it does through thermal radiation are measured and accounted for. Despite that, the EM drive appears to produce an additional force, that is what makes it neat.
You can't just "use the name" of any government agency unless you are properly affiliated, or the man will drop the hammer on you hard.
When will see the gypsy cab companies' leadership go to prison for breaking the law, including 18 U.S. Code 597:
Whoever makes or offers to make an expenditure to any person, either to vote or withhold his vote, or to vote for or against any candidate; and
Whoever solicits, accepts, or receives any such expenditure in consideration of his vote or the withholding of his vote—
Shall be fined under this title or imprisoned not more than one year, or both; and if the violation was willful, shall be fined under this title or imprisoned not more than two years, or both.
I'm pretty sure this activity is a blatant violation of this law, but it's not like we'll ever see it enforced because APPS.
You don't need to be a program officer to know that, they staff of the 7-X say that themselves, there is no expectation it will be used for power generation. The 7-X is a machine for science.
Why would two software companies be interested in a building wiring issue in the first place?
So once again, justice should only be reserved for those with thousands in extra cash laying around.
Confiscating forbidden fruits and vegetables isn't the TSAs job, that is for Customs and Border Patrol.
Do you live in Detroit and drive a Pontiac 600 SUX?
Mr. Cole's Axiom: The sum of the intelligence on the planet is a constant; the population is growing.