Edwin Hubble- Reverse Finkbeiner Test

Edwin Hubble  (c) Mdf, CC BY-SA 3.0 Edwin Hubble, whom I classify as one of the greatest scientists, was best known as a male astronomer. During the 1920's, Hubble was the first man to show … [Read more...]

Scientific Rewind

Over the past year many amazing scientific discoveries have taken place. We got a step closer to sending humans to mars with the discovery of water on the Red Planet. To go along with the discovery of … [Read more...]

Metal in the Microwave: a Recipe for Disaster

Microwave oven (c) CC BY-SA 4.0 While eagerly anticipating my red-hot chicken wings to finish reheating, I heard a distinctive popping noise coming from my kitchen. As I ran back into the kitchen, … [Read more...]

Nikola Tesla: Eccentric Inventor or Celibate Bachelor?

Nikola Tesla, Public Domain (PD-OLD) Nikola Tesla. Inventor? Engineer? Dashing public figure? All valid in their own respects, but he was also a bachelor to the bitter end. Although Tesla … [Read more...]

1000 years into the past…

Time Travel, CC BY 2.0 Imagine waking up one morning suddenly in the middle of nowhere. Confused you look at your phone and notice something is off.... How would I deal with being … [Read more...]

Amazing Inventions

Since the beginning of time, humans have always been inventing things to help make our lives easier. However, creating a list that ranks each invention has not always been easy, because different … [Read more...]

What Makes Duct Tape Sticky?

Duct Tape via Wikimedia Commons CC BY-SA-3.0 I was trying to think of a blog post to write about when my mind trailed off. I thought about duct tape. Why is it sticky? Is it a physical or chemical … [Read more...]

The Point Which We Cannot See Beyond… Ever…

"Cosmic Microwave Background Radiation"(c) Mdf, CC BY-SA 3.0 Human technology has evolved at a breathtaking rate. The Earth is over 4.5 billion years, and yet, in a mere 10,000 years, we … [Read more...]

Arduino: Make Your Robot Dreams a Reality

Arduino Serial Board, (c) Nicholas Zambetti CC BY-SA 3.0 Who hasn't wanted to build their own robot? Admit it. You've yearned to create one at some point in time: to water your garden, do … [Read more...]

The A.I Apocalypse

Arnold Schwarzenegger (c) Mdf, CC BY-SA 3.0 Artificial intelligence has been one of humanity’s most intriguing developments in the last 100 years. Ever since the earliest days of the … [Read more...]