Self-propelling liquid metal takes us a step closer to the Terminator
The technology that we use on an everyday basis is what's known as "solid-state". In the guts of smartphones, laptops and cameras, the circuit boards are static, with fixed metal tracks and semiconductors. But engineers at the Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology are working on a new type of circuitry, one which is flexible and can be reconfigured...
I regard the brain as a computer which will stop working when its component fail. There is no heaven or afterlife for broken-down computers. That is a fairy story for people afraid of the dark