From the very big to the very small, we look at technology’s extremes. Giant ships, nanotech, it’s all here. Because size is just a matter of perspective. Plus…
Would you live in a possibly imaginary giant skyscraper suspended over New York from an asteroid? What about on a tiny planetoid, just one of millions of other tiny planetoids orbiting the sun and maximising solar energy output?
Meanwhile, Dubai explains how it's going to turn its oil-economy into a vision for the future, we visit a sandpit for adults where you get to drive real excavating equipment, consider the potentially world-saving benefits of moving all our factories to space, and marvel at how smart childrens' toys are these days.
All this and more in the May edition of Australian Popular Science!
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