Interesting Things of the Week #6

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In the Star Wars Episode I: The Phantom Menace, Jedi Master Qui-Gon Jinn and Jedi Knight Obi-Wan Kenobi  uses a pair of artificial breathers to reach the underwater city of the Gungans. Amazingly we have created a extremely similarly device both in appearance and purpose in the year 2014.  What other futuristic technology that could become reality in the future? Personally, I am still waiting on lightsabers….

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A truck recently unloaded a massive amount of manure in front of the French National Assembly to demonstrate anger for the rich political class and the recent affair of the French president François Hollande. The truck driver has been apprehended by French police and is expected to face charges

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For diabetics, maintaining a healthy level of glucose through a blood sample from the finger can be bothersome and invasive. Potentially in the future, diabetics can monitor their blood glucose level through contact lenses, yes you read that right, contact lenses. Google has recently began developing a ‘smart’ contact lens that detects your blood glucose level every second.

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