As Scotty, Chief Engineer of the Star Trek Enterprise once famously said “You canny change the laws of physics” to a belligerent Captain Kirk but a company in Ireland believe they might have accidentally done just that. The Perpetual Motion machine as Wired call it is deemed almost impossible. Essentially a motor thats more than 100% efficient, i.e. it creates more power than it uses. Steorn came about this discovery by accident while working on ways to create efficient ways to power closed circuit tv’s. To justify the claim, Sean McCarthy, the owner, has advertised in this weeks Economist asking for submissions from scientists to visit the company to verify their claims. Read more at Wired. cool….Make it so No1

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