Top 5 Engineering Destinations to See Before You Die

If you’re an engineer and you like to travel, there are some places that you just have to have on your bucket list. While there are countless engineering marvels across the globe and even more countless documentaries on all of them, some places you just have to see in person. Whether they’re world wonders or feats of modern...

The Russian Soyuz-2.1a Rocket Set to Launch 72 Small Satellites Into Earth Orbit

A significantly notable space mission will be launched the Russian Soyuz-2.1a rocket today, July 14th, 2017, at 09:36 am Moscow time. The Kanopus-V-IK mission will be launched for the state-run Russian space corporation, Roscosmos, from the Baikonur Cosmodrome in Kazakhstan to largely monitor the Earth’s surface. The mission is of great importance as it will also deploy 72...

The Science Behind Brewing Beer

Whether you like enjoying a beer on a hot weekend afternoon or hate the taste of the alcoholic drink, there’s a ton of science that goes into creating it. Science may be the last thing on your mind while enjoying a cold one, but it’s always good to know just how what you’re enjoying was made. Science contributes...

Scientists Successfully Teleport a Photon from Earth to Space for the First Time in History

Teleportation might seem like a process best left to science fiction, but researchers are making fiction into truth. Researchers, for the first time, have successfully teleported a photon from the ground to a satellite in orbit. Teleportation is a  process that can occur when two quantum objects share a wave function. This means that as they come into...

New Ceramic Coating Could Make Hypersonic Air Travel a Reality

Heat has always been the barrier to the development of hypersonic aircraft. Traveling at speeds of Mach 5 generates ultra-high temperatures up to 3,600F to 5400F. Until now, materials experiencing that kind of heat have been prone to disintegration. But all that is about to change. A team of Chinese and British scientists has developed a new carbide-based ceramic...

16 Mildly Interesting Industrial Processes for Making Things

We live in a world “dripping” in stuff and things, most of which we don’t really need. We have become so dependant on some that it would be inconceivable to live our lives without them. Many others are simply overlooked and unappreciated as we go about our daily lives. Most of these objects have a very, well mildly,...

Geologists Have Just Discovered Why Roman Concrete Is Extremely Durable

Roman concrete has proven to be one of the strongest construction materials in history. It has proven itself through time even if it’s been submerged underwater since its erection. But why is it particularly durable? Why has Roman concrete stood the test of time and defeated corrosion induced by seawater? A new research study conducted by the University...

This Nepalese Company Provides Free Wi-Fi Even on the Summit of Everest

Mountaineers trekking the Mount Everest have some pleasant news on connectivity. Everest Link, a Nepalese company, is offering Internet services over Wi-Fi at multiple locations on the highest peak in the world.Mount Everest is the highest mountain in the world where its chilling temperatures could freeze the blood circulation. Avalanches may strike at any moment on Mount Everest....

Finding Your Way in the Engineering Job Search Maze

Every year a quarter of million students graduate from engineering and technology programs in the USA to soon find themselves in a never-ending maze of engineering job search.Education is important because it is the only treasure that no one can take away from you. Engineering students work hard to achieve good grades and pass every technical exam bestowed...

Travel and Work in Style with This Incredibly Secure Smart Bag

One of our biggest priority in life is our career, and working in an engineering or scientific industry often require travel. Whether you’re an office-based or site-based worker, we sometimes find ourselves working on the go. And when packing to travel for business, we usually struggle with choosing which bag to take. It’s all about carrying important work...