Study Says Climate Change May Increase Hazardous Airplane Turbulence

Love traveling but hate those scary air pocket zones when flying? A new study from the University of Reading reveals that clear-air turbulence on transatlantic flight paths, during winter, will alarmingly increase due to dramatic climate changes. Just when you thought climate change can’t cause any more headaches, we find out about this!Climate change and its impact on...

You Can Now Send and Receive the Taste of Lemonade Online

When life gives you lemons, make lemonade, dip sensors in it and just make another one for your friend. Sharing is caring!If you are a social media addict, you are probably aware of the many foodie pages and accounts on various social networking sites and you also know how overwhelming it is when someone posts a delicious looking set...

MIT Graduates Invent Tactile Caliper for Students With Impaired Vision

MIT graduates level the STEM education field by inventing usable measuring tools, called tactile caliper, to students who are visually impaired.STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Maths) education involves rigorous lectures and laboratory sessions in order to cover all the theoretical and practical aspects. Numerous manual skills such as calculations and problem-solving techniques are common everyday tasks for those who...

MARY JACKSON: Remembering NASA’s First Black Female Engineer

Mary Jackson would’ve been turning 96 years old today, April 9, 2017. She is one of the three protagonists in the blockbuster movie Hidden Figures that came out this year and is NASA’s first black female engineer. To remember her legacy and the important projects she has done for NASA, we will go through her works and research in...

The Life and Times of Astrophysicist and TVStar Neil deGrasse Tyson

Neil deGrasse Tyson tie lover, wine enthusiast, scientist, teacher, public speaker, showman and all round nice guy. But how did he become so well known around the world?Neil’s life has been one filled with a fascination for the cosmos, drive to learn more and passion for passing on what he has learned. His labors have brought the sometimes...

25 Great DIY Ideas for Hiding Ugly Things in Your Home

Open any ‘house and home’ magazine and you are bound to see a picturesque display of purposely positioned and perfectly selected household items. Often the simplicity and lack of clutter alone can make a room seem vibrant and spacious. But all it takes is a single wire protruding from behind the television set to completely disrupt your picture perfect...

How to Introduce the Internet of Things to Your Manufacturing Plant

Most of us are familiar with the Internet of Things by now. If you aren’t using the IoT’s infrastructure at your job, you’ve likely heard the term. With a focus on driving interconnectedness and interoperability throughout the modern workforce, the capabilities of the Internet of Things were inconceivable just a few decades ago. It might take some effort...

This Invention Makes It Possible to Cook Dinner in Your Washing Machine

Don’t forget the fabric softener and an extra dash of paprika! An Israeli design student Iftach Gazit’s new concept combines cooking and cleaning your clothes. Gazit might be revolutionizing the culinary game with his washing machine cooking while also reducing his energy usage.Gazit created steam-bag meals you simply toss in with your laundry. The dinners range from prepackaged...

10 of the Silliest Inventions People Came up With (or Are They?)

There are plenty of inventions around that most of us will ask “why the hell didn’t I think of that? Equally, there are plenty of others that will make you giggle and ask “what the hell were they thinking? We’ve found ten of the “best” silliest inventions across the ages. Obviously, they must have seemed like good ideas...

Engineers Troll Trump With Hilariously Clever Border Wall Suggestions

It’s no secret that one of U.S. President Donald Trump’s biggest campaign promises was building a wall between the United States and southern neighbor Mexico. The wall to keep out “bad hombres” has been estimated by most to cost over $25 billion. These estimates are double what supporters of the wall like Senator Mitch McConnell estimated between $12...