Herding sheep with drones. A new era has come!

Yup, you can now herd your sheep with drones. These flying things have become more ubiquitous than we’d like to admit. And they are getting cheaper and cheaper by the month. In the video from above the drone sheepdog “Shep” is handling sheep like a pro. Of course, all the thinking is done by the […]

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Yup, there are animals on your face right now. And they poop only when they die

Each of us is inhabited by the microbiome, those bacteria that help us digest food. On our skin we can locate bacteria, viruses and also mites. These mites are called Demodex mites and they are brothers to arachnids, spiders. Those mites are tiny, they feed on our dead skin cells and they never poop. Their […]

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How do chameleons change color?

Nope, it is not about color pigments. It is about pigments and crystals. Within the skin the chameleons have tiny cells full with nanometer sized crystals. When the position of the crystals in those cells change, the color it reflects changes too. This process is called structural coloration and the colors created through this process […]

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What is data compression?

As Linus explains it: is cramming a ton of info into a tiny file. The more homogeneous the data in a file is the more can it be compressed. Let’s take the example of an image. If it is only white, then the compressed file will say something like this: put a white pixel in […]

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Check the list of 5 misconceptions regarding evolution

I’ve see this first on Science Alert. The infographic from below was created by Molecular Life Sciences. The 5 misconceptions are: 1. it is just a theory: theory means fact in science 2. survival of the fittest: nope. Better say: be able to reproduce and ensure the survival of the population. Nothing to do with […]

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How to Make a Matchbox Microphone

Have you ever thought of creating a microphone? For this you need a matchbox and pencil leads. Also need a battery, some wires and clips, and a pair of headphones or a speaker. This is a simple experiment that you can do at home and prove the concept of sending sounds through electrical wires to […]

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The super science music video of the day: Science STYLE – Taylor Swift Acapella Parody

The guys at ASAP Science have created an awesome Taylor Swift Acapella Parody called Science STYLE. In the hands of great communicators science does blossom in ways you would never think of. Science is great and truly amazing, but many regards it as a fringe domain, something on the far side of the World. Science, […]

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Science with Tom: awesome science music videos abound

As they say “this white guy knows how to rap”. His videos are awe inspiring, they teach and they bring everyone closer to science. And the rap is as good as it gets. And he’s preparing a new row of music videos for us to educate ourselves and to enjoy. Check out this older video:

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Drones and music: awesome art

Ever wanted to see drones sing? Now you can! KMel Robotics has programmed a group of hexrotors and those tiny robotic critters are making a cute music show. Drones are good for a ton of uses, but mostly people are using them for fun. And fun it is! Such ahex rotor can cost even $1100 […]

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Bigcommerce Services by Spring Merchant: store owners have a place to rely on [S]

Store owners are in luck: whatever development services for Bigcommerce they want they can be offered by the Spring Merchant team. The team has worked for 4 years now in offering support and development for the Bigcommerce platform. Some members have even worked on the old team of programmers, when the ISC, Interspire Shopping Cart, […]

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