Technology/Gadgets

Mojo Vision Shows Off Functioning AR Contact Lens Prototype
Mojo Vision Shows Off Functioning AR Contact Lens Prototype

“After completing preclinical testing and mitigating potential safety risks, I wore Mojo Lens,” Perkins wrote in the blog post. “Much to my delight, I found I could interact with a compass to find my bearings, view images, and use an on-screen teleprompter to read a surprising but familiar quote.”

Physicists Create Continuous Time Crystal for the First Time
Physicists Create Continuous Time Crystal for the First Time

The idea of a time crystal goes back to Nobel laureate Franck Wilczek, who first proposed the phenomenon. Similar to water spontaneously turning into ice around the freezing point, thereby breaking the translation symmetry of the system, the time translation symmetry in a dynamical many-body system spontaneously breaks when a time crystal is formed.

The Largest Bacterium Ever Has Been Found in a Caribbean Swamp
The Largest Bacterium Ever Has Been Found in a Caribbean Swamp

A research team has discovered a uniquely huge and unusual bacterium in the murky depths of a Caribbean mangrove swamp. Thiomargarita magnifica, is 5,000 times larger than most bacteria and has an extremely unusual cell and genome structure that suggests there is much more for scientists to learn about the world of micro- and not-so-microorganisms.