Top 5 Best 3D Printers You Can Buy Right Now

The 3D printer market can be hard to navigate. Do you want something cheap and small or would you like to sell your used Acura to purchase a desktop printer? Instead of running all over the web trying to make up your mind, we put together our top 5 3D printers you can buy right now. Check them out!5....

Overpaid Experts Quit Google’s Self-Driving-Car Project

Have employees at Google’s self-driving-car company lost their minds or just their jobs? Google’s talented employees have been pushed out. Why, you ask? Money.The Bloomberg report suggests that self-driving-car experts were paid so much money, that they quit.Google’s parent company, Alphabet, has lost several of its leading self-driving-car experts. Early experts had an unusual compensation system where they were offered large payouts which were...

You Can Access Google’s Records of Everything You Do on the Internet

Every year, over 3 billion people access the internet for various purposes. To this day, the Internet comprises the largest bank of knowledge of peoples’ everyday activities. Its contents can be explored almost everywhere around the world almost every day of the year. About 80 percent of those people use Google as their search engine.Never in the history of time has human life been recorded with...

Biomimicry: The Sincerest Form of Flattery

Since the dawn of time, humankind has looked to nature for inspiration. From the tragedy of Icarus to modern building designs, biomimicry probably shouldn’t be thought of as a new concept. When looking for inspiration you can’t go wrong with millions of years of bio-mechanical trial and error. The do or die history of life on Earth has led to...

Could We Actually Create Artificial Gravity in Space?

We’ve all seen artificial gravity in many sci-fi films or read and dreamed about it in novels. But is it actually possible? In space, prolonged exposure to low gravity causes real health problems for astronauts. This can range from muscle atrophy, reduced bone density, impaired immune responses, impaired mental health and insomnia to name but a few. Clearly, if...

Coders and Hackers Join Forces to Save NASA’s Climate Change Data

Over 200 university students, coders and hackers saved 25 gigabytes of climate change data. Why? Because it’s under threat of deletion. Students from the University of California Berkeley collected information from NASA’s Earth sciences program and the Department of Energy. They also created a notification network to let them know of future changes.The students split into two groups. One half...

India Breaks Record After Launching 104 Satellites on One Rocket

India recently launched a record-breaking rocket with a massive payload containing 104 satellites. India’s space agency is lighting up the skies again with another record-breaking rocket. On its thirty-ninth flight, the PSLV-C37 carried 103 nano-satellites into space along with the much larger Cartosat-2 series satellite. The mission beat Russia’s previous record of 37 satellites back in 2014. Although it is not a competition,...

This Tiny Ingestible Health Tracker Is Powered by Stomach Acids

Researchers from MIT and Brigham and Women’s Hospital have designed and built a small voltaic cell which is sustained by stomach acid. The cell generates power from the acidic fluid found in the stomach.The power generated by the voltaic cell is sufficient to run a small sensor or a drug delivery device. The device is able to remain in...

Geologists May Have Discovered a New Continent Called ‘Zealandia’

How many continents are there on Earth? Seven right? Well, actually it is, but only for geologists or is it now five? Contrary to common practice, geologists tend to group Europe and Asia into one super-continent called Eurasia. You can also include Africa to make a four continent world as well, and the Americas into one. But fear not,...

The Weather Channel Uses Augmented Reality for Safety Demonstration

Augmented reality isn’t just left for Pokemon Go players anymore, in fact, the Weather Channel has started implementing it in their broadcasts to make the news just a little bit more real.Augmented reality is being used in a wide variety of industrial and corporate applications to train workers or sell products. Probably the most famous example of implemented augmented...