Meet Ooho! A Sustainable Water Bottle You Can Eat and Drink

Think outside of the bottle! Those are the words of wisdom from a London-based innovative start-up called Skipping Rocks Lab, a group of researchers and business developers whose aim is to make product packaging obsolete. Their solution to the unsustainable production and disposal of plastic bottles is to make an edible water bottle you can safely eat and...

NASA to Make Major Announcement About Alien Life and Ocean Worlds

NASA will soon announce new findings based on its research into ocean worlds in our solar system.Ocean WorldsThe compound that sustains life on Earth isn’t unique to this planet. That understanding has caused countless scholars to explore finding water in various states on other planets — furthering the possibility of water-needing life elsewhere. Our solar system has several ocean worlds,...

NASA Announces Alien Life Could Exist on Saturn’s Icy Moon Enceladus

NASA researchers have just announced that they’ve found possible life-sustaining conditions on two lunar bodies within our solar system. Saturn’s moon Enceladus has hydrogen coming from the plume of its sea floor, enough so to make NASA scientists look into the possibility of microbes living on Enceladus. Jupiter’s moon Europa is giving evidence of similar traits.The research is...

This Solar-Powered Device Pulls Drinking Water From the Driest Desert Air

Thanks to a team of researchers, the world is one step closer to Star Wars-style moisture farming. A spongelike device uses solar energy to suck water vapor from the air, even in the lowest humidity. The team — a combination of researchers from UC Berkely and MIT — developed a way to pull nearly 3 liters of water...

Scientists Named This Deadly Loud Shrimp after Pink Floyd

How exciting is it for science and rock music to be united in such a unique and defining discovery of a new shrimp species, the Synalpheus pinkfloydi. If you’re gifted with the love for rock music and a genuine interest in science then let me treat you to an article packed with those two exciting elements.The latest sea creature...

Scientists Find a Live Giant Shipworm and It’s Straight out of Nightmares

The biology of planet Earth is definitely astounding and intriguing at the same time. With all the unusual lifeforms that can dwell in remote and dark corners of the Earth, you do wonder just how these creatures are brought to life and how they survive. To add on to the list of intriguing creatures, scientists have just conducted...

A Large Asteroid Will Fly Past Earth at a Very Close Distance on April 19

A fairly large asteroid, known as 2104 JO25, discovered almost three years ago will be gliding past Earth at a very close but safe distance on the 19th of April. This means that even non-astronomers have a good chance of seeing the asteroid in the night sky using only simple binoculars.The asteroid will fly by EarthThe asteroid was...

Science Says the Healthiest Way to Make a Cup of Tea is to Microwave It

To all the tea drinkers out there, have you ever wondered if there is a perfect way of brewing your favorite hot drink? According to science, to microwave your tea is the best way to formulate a cup of caffeine, antioxidant concoction.The science of brewing teaSo, is there a perfect way to brewing a cup of tea? You...

Interesting Engineering Decisions Around the World

The world is surrounded by many mind-blowing structures which required well thought out engineering decisions. Below are just some of the difficult decisions engineers had to face with.Cable Laying VesselThe laying of a submarine cable is not an easy task. A specialized vessel transports the submarine cable to the required destination. It can transport up to 2,000 km length of cable. Upon reaching its destination, the ship...

Tesla Introduces Sleekest Solar Roofing Idea Yet Thanks to Panasonic

Tesla recently released images of new solar roofing tiles on its website. While the company made headlines when ‘partnering’ with SolarCity on its solar tiles, this seems to be a sleeker upgrade. This new solar segment should appeal to homeowners who already have a roof and don’t want to go through the intensive process of replacing preexisting shingles...