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Engineering Jobs The Military Wants: What’s The Best?

The military actively hires motivated and highly skille d U.S. citizens in their offices in the states and all over the world. Applicants trained in engineering fields can demand the most lucrative salaries of all university graduates in the nation and military employment are fairly secure as well when compared to the private sector. Although […]

The Future Of 3D Printed Guns

The Future Of 3D Printed Guns

Recently, Motherboard released a trailer for a new documentary called ‘Click.Print.Gun’. This has garnered a lot of attention for the sole reason that guns are now being made in 3D printers! This is of course an extremely terrifying, yet kind of cool scenario that obviously has a host of problems. The documentary follows gun enthusiast […]

Brilliant Quotes From The Greatest Scientific Minds In History Part 2

Brilliant Quotes From The Greatest Scientific Minds In History Part 2

In the middle of every difficulty lies opportunity. Albert Einstein – Quoted From KeepInspiring.me In essence, science is a perpetual search for an intelligent and integrated comprehension of the world we live in. – Cornelius Bernardus Van Neil – Quoted From Lhup.edu/~dsimanek Science can only ascertain what is, but not what should be, and outside […]

Brilliant Quotes From The Greatest Scientific Minds In History Part 1

Brilliant Quotes From The Greatest Scientific Minds In History Part 1

Common sense is the collection of prejudices acquired by age eighteen. – Albert Einstein – Quoted From BrainyQuote.com Genius is one per cent inspiration and ninety-nine per cent perspiration. Accordingly, a ‘genius’ is often merely a talented person who has done all of his or her homework. – Thomas Edison – Quoted from ThomasEdison.com The […]

How SolarCity Is Revolutionizing Home Solar Panels

How SolarCity Is Revolutionizing Home Solar Panels

SolarCity, which was founded in 2006, is revolutionizing home solar panels in many ways with its all in one service for installing these energy saving options in homes, businesses, and government buildings. They are considered as a one stop shop to get and install solar panels for thousands of clients, thus helping these clients to […]

MIT’s Professor Yang Shao-Horn Working On The Next Generation Of Batteries

MIT’s Professor Yang Shao-Horn Working On The Next Generation Of Batteries

Yang Shao-Horn is a Gail E. Kendall professor of materials science and engineering at prestigious MIT (a top mechanical engineering school) and mechanical engineering involved in the cutting edge of fundamental energy science research. Her research is focused on discovering the magic formula at work inside batteries and fuel cells research that promises to address […]

Genetically Engineered E. Coli Bacteria Make Diesel Molecules

Genetically Engineered E. Coli Bacteria Make Diesel Molecules

British scientist’s have managed to coax the microbe to produce diesel replica hydrocarbons by engineering the genome of Escherichia (E) coli using genes from a number of sources. The team genetically altered E-coli bacteria in order to convert yeast extract and sugar into long chained hydrocarbons (aka diesel molecules), according to a statement reported via […]

UVic Biomedical Engineer Discovers A Way To “Outsmart” HIV

UVic Biomedical Engineer Discovers A Way To “Outsmart” HIV

Presently it is estimated that nearly 40 million people are carriers of HIV, and nearly 5 million more are infected each year. Because HIV is an ever-changing virus it is imperative that scientists development therapeutic treatments that are effective in the long run and learn how the virus mutates and develops medication resistance. Stephanie Willerth, […]

Want To Work With Animals? 5 Careers For Animal Lovers

Want To Work With Animals? 5 Careers For Animal Lovers

Imagine being an animal lover and getting up every morning, heading out to a job that you’re excited about, a job that gives you the opportunity to work with, learn more about, and/or protect animals? Luckily today you can combine your passion for animals with your career. Protecting and caring for animals and gaining a […]

7 Of The Coolest Creatures In The World’s Oceans and Rivers

7 Of The Coolest Creatures In The World’s Oceans and Rivers

There’s no arguing that some of the coolest creatures in the world come from underwater. Everything from strange glowing fish to camouflage plankton, and some of the biggest creatures ever identified live under the water. Don’t believe me? Here’s a list of the 7 coolest creatures in the world’s oceans and rivers. 1. The Beluga […]

5 Most Famous Movie Dogs Of All Time

5 Most Famous Movie Dogs Of All Time

Over the years we’ve seen a lot of great movies come and go, a lot of great actors churn out riveting performances in these films and a huge number of animals do so as well. The dog is definitely the most popular type of animal in movies, while there are plenty of films with cats, […]

Whales

Whales

Have you ever wondered what the largest fish in the ocean was? Well the answer to that question is a Wale. Wales are known as the biggest and most intelligent mammals in the ocean. The largest whale is known as the Blue Whale, this whale can grow to be around 94 feet long, and they […]

Stonehenge In England, A Must See!

Stonehenge In England, A Must See!

On the Salisbury Plain, one of the most mysterious places on earth exists. The Stonehenge Monolith is located within the gorgeous surroundings of the Wiltshire countryside. A must see for anyone that’s visiting England, whether for business or pleasure. Take a day trip to the mythical site of Stonehenge. From London it’s only an hour […]