Michio Kaku's Contributions
  • SCI-FI Science Fans: Thanks!

    I would like to thank everyone who has been so enthusiastic about being part of SCI-FI Science: Physics of the Impossible on the Science Channel. We have been floored by the warm reception after we announced that...

  • The Future of Computing Power (Fast, Cheap, and Invisible)

    In just a few years, basic microchips will be so cheap they could be built into virtually every product that we buy, creating an invisible intelligent network that’s hidden in our walls, our furniture, and even...

  • Hope on the Energy Front?

    As with anything else, there's good news and there's bad news. The bad news is that the earth is continuing to heat up—this past decade was in fact the hottest decade ever recorded in the history of...

  • The World of Nanotechnology

    Nanotechnology, when perfected, may lead to developments including robotic muscles, solar cells, or synthetic muscles for humans.

  • The Large Hadron Collider May Allow Us to Read the Mind of God

    You’ve probably been hearing a lot about the Large Hadron Collider in the news lately. After 16 years the LHC seems to be in the headlines each week, breaking speed, energy level, and other types of records right...

  • Coral Reefs in Danger

    The director of the census bureau in charge of marine species, called the Global Marine Species Assessment, has issued a warning about the deterioration of earth's coral reefs. It was stated that perhaps within...

  • More Chances to be a Part of the Filming for Season 2 of Sci Fi Science

    I would like to thank all the people who showed up on Thursday in New York to be part of filming Sci Fi Science, second season. We filmed two episodes of the program (about how to terraform Mars, and how to...

  • The Glory Days of NASA Are Over

    Many people were left gasping when President Obama unveiled his new plan for outer space, including his proposal to cancel NASA's Constellation program. It turns out that the great recession of 2008 and 2009 has...

  • A Possible Solar Storm in 2012?

    Not long ago, a report quoting NASA scientists was issued by the National Academy of Science, the highest scientific advisory body to the United States Congress. The report said something that used to be...

  • Is Time Travel Possible? -- Part II

    As we mentioned in a previous post, Einstein himself was worried about the possibility that time travel was built into his General Theory of Relativity. In 1949, when his good friend Kurt Gödel showed that a...