July 08, 2016 Image Source: BAE Systems If you thought military drones were already advanced, be prepared for fleets of drones to be chemically grown in giant vats. You read that right. BAE System, a UK defense company has announced that it plans to develop the technologies necessary to grow drones in tubes of chemicals using a proprietary chemical process.
July 07, 2016Back in the heyday of NASA and the space race, electronic calculators had yet to be invented. This meant that everything had to be done by hand, including all of the calculations necessary to send a man to the moon. Due to the magnitude of calculations that needed to be worked out, it warranted massive chalkboards in NASA headquarters where engineers would use ladders to write in the highest of places.
Scientists have just confirmed the discovery of gravitational waves created from two merging black holes.February 11, 2016Scientists have just confirmed the discovery of gravitational waves created from two merging black holes. Researchers at the Laser Interferometer Gravitational-Wave Observatory (LIGO) in the United States first observed the waves which confirm Einstein& 39;s Theory of General Relativity.
April 09, 2016Virtual reality is starting to become a very real facet of our everyday life. As products like the Oculus Rift and Microsoft& 39;s Hololens become more affordable and widely produced, very soon everyone will be able to experience the wonder that is VR. When the Oculus Rift was still in development, I got to try it out and it was mind blowing, even though it was still in its infancy.
June 14, 2016You have probably seen some of Colin Furze& 39;s videos before, whether it was a thermite launching cannon or his very own hoverbike, this plumber turned inventor has taken Youtube by storm. As his channel has grown, he has done celebrations for every one million subscribers he has gotten.
The Voynich manuscript is considered one of the most mysterious texts because even to this day, no one has been able to decipher it.June 26, 2016In a world where knowledge is only a Google search away, mysteries have become scarce, indeed. Although there are plenty of things that humans still do not understand, the amount of knowledge that is being generated on a daily basis is simply overwhelming.