Patent law takes a subtle shift, thanks to a recent Supreme Court ruling. It's complicated, unfortunately. These are the best descriptions I could find. (That is, they fill out some of the context around the issue.) You decide.
Bhutan is about to embrace democracy, by orders of the current king. And they're having practice elections beforehand, with fake political parties. I love Bhutan.
Elections, he said, have been embraced, albeit reluctantly, by the citizenry, because this is what the king wanted.
He sat on the patio of a bar, cupping his beer can in a napkin, because this was Friday and alcohol sales were prohibited on the day before the election. "It's a big compliment to the king that no one's very enthusiastic."
Another patron in the bar, Kesang Dorji, 36, said he was puzzled by the royal order to vote, but intended to obey.
"We have to stand fast to the wisdom of our monarch," Dorji said. "He knows what's best for us. Any normal person would think, 'Why this, when everything is okay?"'
Unremarkable image of a remarkable prospect: the most earth-like planet outside of our solar system (ever discovered, to date). Found myself gazing into this image for longer than I would have thought.
Albert Einstein's Theory of Relativity in Words of Four or Fewer Letters:
What this says is that you can move as fast or as slow as you want, and rays will go by you at c all the time. You can have a pal run past you and when you both look at a ray go by at the same time, you will both see the same ray go by at c! That is a bit wild, no?