Which Engineering Degree Should You Choose?

Engineering as a profession is very diverse and it naturally branches out into many different industries. Each specialty of engineering cumulatively contributes to nearly every aspect of our physical world. For a high school student interested in STEM or even someone looking to go back to school, the choices for which engineering degree to get can be rather...

5 Unusual Ways You Could Get Yourself Into Space

There are many out there who have always dreamed of seeing the universe from a vantage point outside of this little blue planet. Not everyone gets to be astronauts, however, so getting to space isn’t that simple. Even with the growth of commercial spaceflight, dreams of getting into space require significant financial leverage. There are ways, however, to...

Elon Musk Reveals Photos of First Production Tesla Model 3

It’s been a busy week for Elon Musk as Tesla announced its latest project to install the world’s largest lithium-ion battery storage system in Australia, as well as SpaceX’s successful deployment of the Intelsat 35e mission after aborting its launch twice. And just before the week comes to an end, Musk and Tesla Motors released the Serial Number...

Top 5 Most Radioactive Locations Across the Globe

The world around us is naturally radioactive in many ways, but there are certain areas of the earth that have been especially polluted with radiation due to manmade failures or endeavors. This list of the top 5 most radioactive places could also be named the top 5 places that you definitely shouldn’t ever live. The radiation in these...

10 Weird Things You Can Do with Fidget Spinners

The craze of fidget spinners doesn’t seem likely to end anytime soon. In the following article, we’ll take a look at some of the unusual things you can do with these devices. Some are dangerous, so be warned. Enjoy.1. Break some recordsWe’ll kick things off with one of the more obvious ones. We as humans have an odd...

Portable Automatic CPR Machines: A Life-Saving Technology

When a person’s heart stops, there are only seconds to act. Cardiopulmonary resuscitation, otherwise known as CPR, must be quickly performed to continue artificial circulation and provide a supply of oxygen to an unresponsive person. Portable and automatic CPR machines automatically deliver CPR compression strokes – and these CPR machines are already saving lives.AutoPulse, a life-saving portable automatic...

How Do Microwaves Cook Food?

You probably use a microwave nearly every single day of your life, but you may not realize just how one works. Many fear that they can give you cancer or harm you in other ways, but why not take some time to learn the science to realize that it isn’t how microwaves work.Microwaves, the waves, are actually a...

World’s First Flying Car Is Now Up for Sale on eBay for $5 Million

What’s the most expensive item you’ve had to bid for on eBay? Paul Moller’s prototype of the 2001 Moller International G90 M400 Skycar can top that. It’s being auctioned on eBay right now with a starting bid price of $1 million and a “buy it now” price tag of $5 million. However, it will be more like an artifact for...

World’s First Fully Automatic Toothbrush Will Clean Your Teeth in Just 10 Seconds

Want to save 100 days of your life? Then stop brushing your teeth. If that sounds like the grossest time-saving life-hack, then check this automatic toothbrush.Amabrush bills itself as the world’s first automatic toothbrush. It basically looks like a bristly mouth guard attached to a ping pong ball. You put the ‘mouthguard’ in your mouth and the gadget...

Augmented Reality vs. Virtual Reality: What’s the Difference?

If you are still trying to catch up to all of the new technology that makes up the world we currently live in, you might find yourself wondering what the exact difference between augmented reality (AR) and virtual reality (VR) is. Both virtual reality and augmented reality have reached a point that we are seeing them practically implemented...