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WHAT CONSTITUTES A SAUSAGE?
Across the land, the famed ‘democracy sausage’ has been widely supported this past weekend and we would hope has received the tick of approval as the number one option while waiting to vote or even as a post-polling strategy. The big question, though, is whether your sausage (much like the candidates) actually managed to measure up.
NEW HORIZONS – WOULD YOU FLY IN AN ELECTRIC PLANE?
Would you feel safe flying in an electric plane? If not, why not? It may turn out that you don’t have much choice in the matter, within the coming years at least. Fuel costs and emissions are both major issues for the aviation industry, and leading manufacturers are working on new ways to get planes into the air.
HEY MAN, PSYCHEDELIC DRUGS ARE LIKE, SO … NOW!
Mention psychedelic drugs and you’re most likely transported back to a seriously bad trip in the 1960s. Whether it’s LSD or the more organically sourced magic mushrooms, things that are branded psychedelic are broadly deemed a danger to our minds and our health. But the exact opposite may be the case.
FREE THE INTERNET? THAT MAY NOT BE POSSIBLE
The whole promise of the World Wide Web was that it would allow for a free and open exchange of ideas and information. A modern and global Utopia for all people and classes, free of government control. But as COSMOS reports, that’s not how the Internet works in 2022 at all. Big Tech is big business and it is dominating what you see and what you get.