Science

School Lets Children Run In Halls To Generate Electricity

While we all love a good news story about an upcoming graphics card, or the latest secret found in Grand Theft Auto, it’s also nice to see some innovation, something ...

October 1, 2013 at 8:03 am by

Another Win For Technology As Curiosity Finds Water On Mars!

The red planet is ever full of surprises recently, now Curiosity has found that the planet actually contains 2% water by weight, which I’ll have you know is a lot! So ...

September 27, 2013 at 1:13 am by

I Have Some Bad News, We Only Have 1.7 Billion Years Left To Live!

Trust those pesky scientists to ruin my morning by telling me when we are all going to die! Or more importantly the latest estimate of when the earth will become uninhabitable ...

September 19, 2013 at 9:46 am by

£250,000 Stem Cell Beef Burger To Be Eaten This Week

Normally when you want a burger you cut some meat from the animal of choice, well ok maybe you don’t do that part yourself, but we all know where the meat comes from and ...

July 29, 2013 at 2:54 pm by

Indian Army Tracks Spy Drones For 6 Month, Turns Out They Were Just Planets

This sounds a little too silly to be believable but it seems the Indian Army have spent roughly six months watching, tracking and documenting the movements of what they ...

July 29, 2013 at 7:24 am by

Needs Something Putting In Orbit? Why Use Rockets When You Can Use A Slingatron!

While this isn’t tech news directly, it’s certainly something that caught my attention this week. Why use a typical rocket to launch payloads into space when you ...

July 27, 2013 at 1:24 pm by

Students Build Solar Powered Family Car In The Netherlands

A group of 22 students in the Netherlands have been working on something that is very unique and innovative. They are calling it the world’s first solar powered family ...

July 9, 2013 at 6:54 am by

Lake Vostok Offers Up Over 3500 New Unique Gene Sequences

Scientists working at Antarctica’s Lake Vostok have discovered a staggering 3500 new unique gene sequences. Lake Vostok has been shut off from the outside world for over ...

July 8, 2013 at 12:54 pm by

Computer Mouse Inventor Doug Engelbart Dies Aged 88

There is very sad news to reveal today as the inventor of the computer mouse, Doug Engelbart, has died aged 88. The mouse is something so revolutionary yet now so ordinary as ...

July 5, 2013 at 7:54 am by

Recent Russian “Meteor” Shock Waves Circled The World…Twice

The recent Russian meteor that struck back on February 15th earlier this year in Russia’s Chelyabinks region apparently produced a shock wave which was able to circle ...

June 30, 2013 at 5:54 pm by

Royal Society Invites Online Gamers To Vote For Their Favourite Science Inspired Game

Online gamers and visitors to the Royal Society Summer Science Exhibition are today being invited to vote for their favourite science inspired game. Gamers will be able to ...

June 27, 2013 at 6:54 pm by

Air China Jet Allegedly Hits UFO

The Chinese seem to be having a bit of a run in with UFOs recently if all the stories are to be believed. After sightings of UFOs in the Hubei province amid Alien hysteria, a ...

June 13, 2013 at 1:54 pm by

Man Says He Has An Electrocuted Alien In His Freezer, With Pictures To Prove It

The Daily Mail reports that a Chinese man has been posting pictures of himself and an apparent Alien which he found on the banks of the Yellow (Yangtze) River. Mr Li stated ...

June 12, 2013 at 12:54 pm by

New Research May Allow For Atomic-Scale Semiconductor Devices

A new technique has been developed by a team of researchers at the North Carolina State University which allows for the creation of high-quality semiconductors thin films that ...

May 25, 2013 at 3:54 pm by

Wireless Speed Is Everything, Especially When You Have The Fastest

Do you like fast internet? I know I do, some might say speed is everything. Fraunhofer Institute for Applied Solid State Physics and the Karlsruhe Institute for Technology, ...

May 23, 2013 at 10:54 am by