MeyGen: World’s Largest Tidal Power Project has Launched in Scotland!

Scotland knows how to use the cleanest natural resources rather than fighting against to them like many countries. The MeyGen Project is Scotland’s newest renewable endeavor and will consist of 269 turbines generating enough energy for 175,000 UK homes, only by using tidal power!Instead of using fossil sources, Scotland is getting ready to use tidal power and the...

Biggest RC Airplane In the World: BOEING 747-400 VIRGIN ATLANTIC AIRLINER

 Aerospace engineering has developed some truly massive aeroplanes, some with a wing span of nearly 90 meters and a carrying capacity of over 640 tonnes, essentially, enough to carry more than double the weight of the Statue of Liberty. However, some of the engineering went into the development of the world’s smallest aircraft, including the world’s largest RC...

Talented Man Created an Incredible Gemstone from a Beer Bottle!

A Chinese man, who wanted to give an engagement ring to his girlfriend, made an incredible gemstone by shaping a green beer bottle piece, and the result is quite stunning.What makes a stone precious? Being rare? Or the brilliancy, shape or the chemical composition of it? They all are surely important parameters to identify a gemstone. On the...

Boston Dynamic’s Robot Can Balance on a Thin Piece of Wood

Boston Dynamics continues to be on the forefront of robotic technology, and they just programmed their human-like robot to balance on a thin piece of wood. The following video was recently released by Boston Dynamics, owned by google, to showcase some of their new robotic abilities. The balancing algorithm was built by IHMC, which is ultimately what allows...

Understanding What Structural Engineering Is

vAs a major component of civil engineering, structural engineering entails the analysis and design of structures or structural components. Given that most things in our world maintain some form of structure, if you go into this field, you will have many potential industries to choose from. If you want to learn a little more about what exactly structural engineering...

Scientists Just Taught an Octopus to Use a Camera

Who says you can’t teach an old octopus new tricks? Wait, no one says that. Well, a group of scientists just taught one of our cephalopod friends how to take selfies with a camera.The crew spent weeks building custom rigs to allow the octopus to press the camera button on command, and it was well worth the time. Named...

Teenage Hacker Discovers How to Access Free Data

Teenage hacker testing free internet  Overage charges are incredibly aggravating, especially to this 17-year old who discovered how he can avoid them all together.Jacob Ajit, a student at Thomas Jefferson High School for Science and Technology recently discovered a loophole that enabled him to surf the internet without having a data plan. Jacob reported that one night as he sat...

ULC Sets New Data Transfer Record at 1000 Gbps

ULC recently set the record for the fastest data transfer at over 1000Gbps, over 1000 times faster than Google Fiber.UCL researchers from Optical Networks Group developed a system which set a new world record for the fastest data transfer at 1.125 Tb/s. The team was lead by head researcher, Dr. Robert Maher, UCL Electronic & Electrical Engineer. The...

Glowstone Smart Mug Keeps Hot Drinks At The Ideal Temperature

It doesn’t matter if you are working full time or at a home office, keeping your coffee or tea at the ideal temperature is always a problem. Meet the Glowstone Smart Mug, which keeps your drinks hot until you finish them.For those who spend much time working and drink at least a few coffees or teas during the day,...

Imagine a Pop-up Toilet: Urilift Rises From the Ground

If you spend a lot of time hanging around the streets, you might be faced by one of the most common problems which everyone experiences at least once, finding a toilet! You might even have dreamed about a toilet, appearing over in the corner suddenly, exactly like the pop-up toilet Urilift does.Urilift International BV is a goal-oriented company which...