Archives for March 2019

Is pessimism better than optimism?

Everybody has a different outlook or perspective on almost everything. Some people like to believe the good side of events while some are inclined to do the exact opposite. Then the question arises of … [Read more...]

Self Driving​ Cars

Since they were invented by Karl Benz around the mid-1880s, Cars were and still are a revolutionary invention. It completely changes the way people get around and has allowed us to go further in a … [Read more...]

Is space the future resting place of our garbage?

From plastic bags to old electronics and food waste, trash is beginning to accumulate in our landfills. Landfill This is leading many people to wonder, is it viable to send our trash into … [Read more...]

How hard do you have to hit a chicken to cook it?

Like most people, I often look for more efficient ways to do things. Since heat is just another form of kinetic energy, is it possible to cook a chicken by hitting it? I see a few ways this problem … [Read more...]

The Mother of Wifi

A picture of Hedy Lamarr (c) Mdf, CC BY-SA 3.0 Hedy Lamarr (born Hedwig Eva Maria Kiesler ) was an inventor born on November 9th in Vienna, Austria. She has invented various things such as … [Read more...]

Dreams: Can you catch them

A picture of a person sleeping (c) Mdf, CC BY-SA 3.0 Like most people, I barely remember my dreams. I remeber that last night I had a dream, but I don't know what it was about. Sometimes I can … [Read more...]

Caffeine sensitivity

A picture of Taiwanese bubble tea (c) Mdf, CC BY-SA 3.0 During the winter break, a cup of bubble tea kept me awake for a whole night. This was not the first time that small doses of caffeine … [Read more...]

Katherine Johnson- Finkbeiner Test

Katherine Johnson (c) Mdf, CC BY-SA 3.0 Katherine Johnson is an American mathematician. This blog will share the accomplishments and wonderful life of, one of my, favourite scientist. From the … [Read more...]

Grace Hopper Finkbeiner Test

Grace Hopper was an amazing person. Not only was she part of the US Navy, but was a brilliant computer scientist as well. During World War 2 Grace Hopper joined the Navy Reserve and after her … [Read more...]

Hedy Lamarr

Hedy Lamarr (c) Mdf, CC BY-SA 3.0 Hedy Lamarr was a Austrian-American Actress and Inventor. Along with George Antheil, they came up with the "Secret Communications System". This invention … [Read more...]