Nordlingen: A City Built on a 15 Million Year Old Meteorite Crater

Would you like to live in a city built on a 15 million-year-old meteorite crater? In Bavarian Nordlingen, Germany, people do.Nordlingen is a medieval city entirely built within a crater called Nördlinger Ries in the middle of the Europe. It’s one of the most interesting stops on the Romantic Road, which runs along many Bavarian cities in Germany.The...

Facebook Adds Star Trek Reactions in Celebration of 50th Anniversary

In honor of the 50th anniversary of Star Trek, Facebook has added Star Trek reactions for users in the US and Canada. Facebook wanted to focus in on the main characters that captured the essence of Star Trek, so they decided on Kirk, Spock, Geordi and a Klingon. Now, you may be wondering why you haven’t seen these reactions...

Super Mario Run Coming to Your iPhone This Year!

Great news for game lovers! You can finally save Princess Peach with the new Super Mario Run game via your iPhone, coming at the end of this year.Super Mario, is a legendary game. For those who were young in the late 80’s and 90’s,  it is something more than a game. It is full of memories, battles with...

Nordlingen: A City Built in a 15 Million Year Old Meteorite Crater

Would you like to live in a city built on a 15 million-year-old meteorite crater? In Bavarian Nordlingen, Germany, people do.Nordlingen is a medieval city entirely built within a crater called Nördlinger Ries in the middle of the Europe. It’s one of the most interesting stops on the Romantic Road, which runs along many Bavarian cities in Germany.The...

The Most Innovative Uses For Silicon

Silicon is arguably one, if not, the most important element for humanities evolution through modern history and the industrial revolution. The element was discovered in 1824 by Swedish chemist Jöns Jacob Berzelius after he heated chips of potassium inside a container, then washed away the residue and byproducts. Stuck on the inside of the container remained almost pure...

Google’s Self-Driving Vehicles Will Detect Police Cars

As humanity further approaches a future in which there are no (human) drivers, autonomous cars will need to become more aware of their surroundings- including approaching emergency vehicles.As a new era of autonomy approaches, Google is preemptively preparing for the future as they ready their self-driving car. Part of that development will include technology recently unveiled through their...

6 Reasons Why Being an Engineering Student is Hard

{|('http://interestingtechnology.net//wp-content/uploads/2016/09/ENGINEER-1.jpg','100305-N-7676W-182 WASHINGTON, D.C. (Mar. 5, 2010) The Office of Naval Research (ONR) sponsored McKinley Technology High School team participates in the For Inspiration and Recognition of Science and Technology’s (FIRST) Robotics Competition at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center in Washington, D.C. As the Navy and Marine Corps’ S&T provider, ONR's sponsorship is designed to attract and nurture...

Apple Unveils Waterproof iPhone 7 with Dual Cameras

The much awaited iPhone 7 was just revealed at an event in San Fransisco, and many of the rumors surrounding the device were confirmed. Apple is doing away with the headphone jack, and the 7 plus will come with dual 12 megapixel cameras on the back to allow for greater optical and digital zoom. Among other notable features,...

Palestinian Students Design Car to Combat Fuel Shortage

War is changing the civilian’s life, more than any politician. The people who are deal with a life under the control of other countries are always finding new and creative solutions to survive. Much of the needed innovation has been left up to youth in these countries. Khalid al-Bardawil and Jamal al-Miqaty are two college students making a difference. They...

Iconspeak T-shirt Speaks Instead of You, Whenever and Wherever You Need to

Visiting a new country is always exciting and your travels are unique. Learning new things, tasting different cultures and going on a journey is priceless. However, if you’re visiting a non-English speaking country, your trip might include some sort of communication problems. Iconspeak is the product you need.Body language is the only solution in these kinds of situations,...