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The 15 Most Ridiculous and Ridiculously Amazing Elon Musk Quotes

Elon Musk has become a name immediately associated with innovation, ingenuity and success. Or, you can link Musk’s name with any number of his renown companies and projects – from PayPal to Tesla to SpaceX to Hyperloop One. We’re pretty sure he’s actually Tony Stark and we’re waiting for him to unveil his fully functional Iron Man suit.With...

The Organic Version of Laser Marking is Replacing Sticky Labels

Swedish Supermarket chain ICA works on laser marking labels on products to replace stickers. Developed by Dutch organic vegetable and fruit supplier Eosta, the high-tech method offers a clean and healthy way of branding.Eosta created a new trademark called Nature & More, to cut plastic packaging and provide healthy food from seed to market in a sustainable way....

Airbus Wants to Test Its Flying Car by End of 2017

Numerous companies have tried their hand at the idea of a ‘flying car’. Over the years, our news feeds have seen prototype after prototype with no success. False promises have left us wondering the concept of a highway in the sky is if at all possible.Various companies have attempted to produce an airborne passenger vehicle that can replace road...

Could These World Maps Be the Future of a Connected Hyperloop?

The Hyperloop One project keeps creeping closer to reality. But what would a global chain of high-speed hyperloop systems really look like?Well, to look into our potential future, we’re looking back a few years. In 2003, graphic artist and writer Mark Ovenden created the World Metro Map. Updated in 2008, the map connects major cities of the world...

NASA Increases Effeciency by 8% with New Propulsor

NASA recently ran its first-ever tests of a new jet engine technology which will increase fuel efficiency higher than ever.NASA is continuously revolutionizing and improving the ergonomics. Previous advances in NASA flight technology improved fuel efficiency by 50 percent. Pratt and Whitney have also made significant improvements in turbines by developing geared turbofan engines which are 15 percent more efficient than...

7 Research Hacks That Will Make You Speak With Authority

There is an old saying about knowledge: “The master of all trades is the jack of none.” This is true in life, especially in speaking.You don’t want to identify yourself as someone who can speak on every topic.One of the best ways to become a better public speaker is to narrow down a topic to speak on. You...

Fingerprints Can Be Stolen From Photos, Research Suggests

Japanese scientists succeed to extract reliable fingerprints from pictures taken from up to three meters away. Next time you pose for a photo, you should remember that there is a tiny possibility of your personal data getting copied and used by scammers.The disturbing news came from researchers at Japan’s National Institute of Informatics (NII) recently. Scientists reported that they...

Apple’s New iPhone Could Have Facial Recognition, Rumors Swirl

The rumor mills have been buzzing since Business Insider reported that future iPhones could have an external facial recognition system.A research note given to clients by Cowen and Company said the iPhone 8 (or “iPhone 10” according to the document) could come with a “form of facial/gesture recognition.”The note continues to describe other possible features, the note written...

Meet the Guppy and the Largest Aircraft in the World

It is the ugliest, yet most useful plane in NASA’s fleet. Though it looks more like a massive fish than an aircraft, the Guppy is used to ship immensely large parts all across the world.The reason why NASA requires such a large planeBefore any satellite id launched into space, it has already flown many times- likely inside the Super...

The 20 Greatest Engineers of All Time

The need for man to invent new technologies is as old as humanity itself. The labors and achievements of the following engineers have made enormous impacts on society and the world we live in today. We thank you. Join us as we explore the some of the 20 greatest engineers.1. ArchimedesFirst and foremost the great Archimedes. Universally recognized...