What Is the Difference Between 64-Bit and 32-Bit Operating Systems?

If you have a computer made in the last 10 years, you are likely running a 64-Bit operating system, but what’s the difference from the old 32-bit OSes?If you know anything about computers, you probably at least have heard the terms 64-bit and 32-bit when it comes to your technology. Even more so, you likely are familiar with 8-bit...

Li-Fi : Light-Based Wireless Technology 100 Times Faster Than Wi-Fi

Li-Fi, or Light Fidelity, is an interesting and exciting potential competitor to the wireless veteran, Wi-Fi. Using light bulbs and solar cells to transmit data, this “novel” alternative could take the market by storm, and who knows, make Wi-Fi history. In the following guide, we will attempt to give you an overview of what it is and how it...

BMW Motorrad Debuts Its LEGO-Inspired Hover Ride

If the BMW Motorrad hover ride concept looks a little childlike, don’t worry. It’s supposed to. BMW Motorrad partnered with LEGO Technic and designed an incredibly cool, futuristic hover vehicle.The whole process started as a toy model concept from the LEGO replica of the BMW R 1200 GS. The 603 pieces were reassembled into the Hover Ride Design concept....

These Electric Mining Trucks Can Form Into a Single Haul Train

There are a lot of insinuations floating around about mining operations, specifically regarding their ecological footprint. In the past, mining methods have not exactly been that environmentally friendly. However, a German mining equipment company is looking to turn that around with massive electric trucks.ETF Mining TrucksD5-340 Mining Truck on haul. Miners pull out millions of kilograms of minerals from the...

China Is Building Asia’s First Vertical Forest to Fight Air Pollution

Asia’s first Vertical forest, called the Nanjing Vertical Forest, will be built in the South of China’ Jiangsu province. The vertical forest is expected to produce 60 kg of oxygen every day which will reduce the air pollution which plagues China.Global Air PollutionAir pollution is currently a major global issue for countries all over the world. Countries are trying...

NASA Plans to Reveal Major ‘Discovery Beyond Our Solar System’

NASA will host a major press conference on Wednesday, 22 February, to present new findings surrounding the “discovery beyond our solar system”.According to NASA, the event will be based on new information surrounding exoplanets.ExoplanetsExoplanets are planets that orbit stars other than our sun. Many of these exoplanets resemble the Earth and are thought to be the building blocks for...

Where Will NASA Focus Its Energy in the Next Decade?

NASA may not be running frequent shuttle missions anymore, but they are nonetheless still at the cutting edge of space research. From plans to travel to Mars to transforming the aviation industry, let’s look at some ways that NASA plans to stay at the top of their game.Mission to MarsMost notably, NASA is working on plans to send manned missions...

Roborace: First-Ever Self-Driving Car Race Finishes With a Crash

A unique addition joined Formula E’s Buenos Aires ePrix: autonomous racers. Two self-driving cars raced in the inaugural Roborace before the ePrix.However, the race didn’t go quite as anticipated. A dog ran out in the middle of the course. Luckily, the autonomous cars avoided the four-legged obstacle.Who let the dogs out? We’ve always wanted obstacles in Roborace 😉 #BAePrix...

7 Things That Your Science Teachers Probably Lied to You About

Oftentimes teachers oversimplify things to help their students learn. However, sometimes they end up going too far and end up just spreading flat out lies. Here are 7 things that your science teachers may have lied about to you growing up…Your Tongue Doesn’t Have Taste ZonesRemember when your teachers said that each area of your tongue is made for...

5 Ways to Practice Public Speaking Like A Pro

Public speaking takes many different forms. You may have written out a speech or presentation that you have to give in front of your co-workers and/or your boss. Maybe you know that you want to talk to a significant other about something important. No matter what type of presentation, you may intend to say things one way, but your...