Adobe Will Kill off Flash by 2020

Flash is finally on its deathbed. Adobe is planning to remove support for the software by the end of 2020. Chrome, Microsoft Edge and Safari have already pulled the plug on the technology. Adobe announced, “We will stop updating and distributing the Flash Player at the end of 2020 and encourage content creators to migrate any existing Flash content...

Taipei Transforms Subway Cars into Different Sport Venues For the Universiade Games

Taiwan will be the host of this year’s Summer Universiade sports and culture event. To pump up the city of Taipei and put the residents in the sporting spirit, the authorities installed immersive and engaging floor designs on subway cars. The Taiwanese government hopes that this initiative will encourage tourists and locals to use public transportation when heading...

This Mini Landspeeder Is the Ultimate Present for Little Star Wars Fans

Know a Luke Skywalker in training? This fresh new toy might be the perfect addition to their growing collection of Star Wars memorabilia. Radio Flyer unveiled their version of Skywalker’s landspeeder at this year’s Comic-Con. Exactly how much does it cost to become the world’s coolest parent/gift-giver? $499.99.“Luke Skywalker’s Landspeeder by Radio Flyer is modeled after the sand-pocked...

Moon Dust Collected by Neil Armstrong Could Fetch Up to $4 Million at Auction

Ever fancied owning a chunk of the moon? Now is your chance, rocks and moon dust collected by Neil Armstrong are about to go under the hammer. Neil Armstrong, who died in 2012, collected the rocks on the Apollo 11 mission in 1969. The rocks which have been stored in an ordinary looking bag, have been valued at...

Innovative Alternative Ways to Make Sustainable Clothing

For thousands of years, clothing has been continually integrated as a normal part of most societies. In modern day lifestyles, clothing not only offers protection from the elements, but also offers a means of personal expression. Unfortunately, clothing is also the second largest contributor of industrial pollution in the world.Traditional clothing materials do not easily degrade in the environment. With...

Hyperloop One Successfully Completes Its First Full-System Test

Hyperloop One successfully conducted their first full-scale system test two months ago. The team achieved a maximum speed of 70 mph inside the fourth-largest vacuum chamber in the world. An all-new Hyperloop pod was also unveiled along with the company’s historic Kitty Hawk moment.Hyperloop One’s “Kitty Hawk” momentLast May 12, Hyperloop One conducted their first full system test...

The US Navy Is Synthesizing Hagfish Slime to Defend Against Torpedoes and Sharks

Apparently, engineering and borrowing technology know no bounds. Naval engineers are taking modified hagfish slime and are developing it to protect ships from torpedoes and create shark repellents.Earlier this year, the United States Navy announced an ambitious, and rather bizarre plan to recreate a “biomaterial to assist military personnel.” In essence, Naval engineers are looking to use hagfish...

Could Whiskey-Powered Cars Make Gasoline Obsolete?

Whiskey-powered cars eh? Tell me more. Celtic Renewables have developed a method of producing a biofuel from the by-products of whiskey making. Yes, waste products, not actual whiskey. For most readers this is probably a great relief, why waste good whiskey? The first test drive for future whiskey-powered cars has even been completed. Scotland may soon see a new industrial crop up...

Top 5 Best Engineering and Technology Companies You Can Invest in Now

Engineers don’t only engineer, we are also good at other things as well. Our natural talent with numbers and quest to be analytical make many of us primed for success in the stock market. Whether you dabble a little with some spare cash or consider trading to be your second job, it’s never a bad idea to watch...

Biologists Upload Galloping Horse GIF into the DNA of Living Bacteria

Harvard researchers recently encoded a GIF image into the DNA of a living organism. The research was published on July 12 by Nature.GIF extracted from the DNA snippets implanted into the cells of live bacteria alongside original image. There is a host of ways to store digital media – USB sticks, SD cards, DVDs – the list could go...