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2012-02-07 10:15:00

Change leadership expert, Brett Clay, who attended the National Speakers Association (NSA) Conference during the Super Bowl, says people can achieve their goals and feel like Super Bowl champions if they get into the actuation zone--the mindset of putting change into motion. Only by making changes can people improve their success and attain their goals. Clay discusses how people, such as the NSA Conference attendees, can put change into motion. http://changeleadershipgroup.com Seattle, WA...

Image 1 - Butterflies Inspire Bug-Sized Flying Robots
2012-02-03 04:41:50

[ Watch the Video ] To improve the next generation of insect-size flying machines, Johns Hopkins engineers have been aiming high-speed video cameras at some of the prettiest bugs on the planet. By figuring out how butterflies flutter among flowers with amazing grace and agility, the researchers hope to help small airborne robots mimic these maneuvers. U.S. defense agencies, which have funded this research, are supporting the development of bug-size flyers to carry out reconnaissance,...


Word of the Day
omphalos
  • The navel or umbilicus.
  • In Greek archaeology: A central boss, as on a shield, a bowl, etc.
  • A sacred stone in the temple of Apollo at Delphi, believed by the Greeks to mark the 'navel' or exact center-point of the earth.
'Omphalos' comes from the ancient Greek.
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