What would happen if we would live on the Moon?

Well, not many good things actually, as there is no air in there, sun’s radiation would boil everything and the nights cold would freeze everything. Also, the gravity is three times smaller than on Earth and this would mean bone mass loss and inherent health issues. We could live underground, in craters, but it would […]

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The telegraph cable that connected the Old and New world was installed in 1866

In 1866 the Old and New World were connected via an undersea cable that span from London to New York. This way the news would travel via the telegraph in an instant. Otherwise it would take 3 weeks by ship. The Science Museum, the ones who created this awesome video, explain a ton of things […]

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Bell’s greatest invention: the photophone

Nope. it was not about a webcam. In the 19th century they barely had working photo cameras let alone phones that would send images too. No, the photophone actually means that Alexander Graham Bell manages to get sound transmitted using light. Using light to send over sound 200 meters away was a remarkable achievement for […]

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Damn those freaking lightnings. Science Asylum explains what the heck they are

Nick Lucid, no, he is not lucid, explains what lightnings are and how do they form. On Science Asylum he has great videos that explain a ton of things from the world around us. Subscribe now and don’t miss any episode. Now, back to lightnings, 90% strike within the clouds or from one cloud to […]

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SciShow: how old is Earth and how did we measure its age?

The age of the Earth is one of the cornerstones of the 19th century. Lord Kelvin, yes, that guy, was obsessed with this question and he obtained several hundreds of millions of years. The conservative world of that time, a world which relied on religion way too much, believes that the Earth was only a […]

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RS7, Audi’s self driving car

As far as Engadget tells us, Audi’s RS 7 is a regular super prized car that can be converted into a self driving car. The RS 7 was outfitted with GPS, radio and 3D cameras to allow it to navigate through the world. Google self driving cars don’t seem such high tech, anymore, eh? It […]

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Pogo has a new mix: Psycho Soup to celebrate the release of Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel

I’ve played Borderlands the first game and it was something new. Of course, it may seem like a crazy thing to have hundreds of weapons and upgrades, but you can manage this in the first few hours of gameplay. Borderlands is still a great game and it does not violate your brain visually. I found […]

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How to choose a graphics or video card?

Jayz2Cents is here to the rescue. He first explains what those 8 – 12 manufacturers of graphics card do to those cards and then gives us details about what matters. Most often than not, some manufacturers will choose to add a ton of features to the base graphics cards someone like Nvidia prints specs out […]

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You should get a flu shot

Common cold is not that big of a risk, but the flu is. You should get a flu shot in order to prepare your body for the following weeks of virus attacks. If you get a flu shot and feel ill, then you need to know that you were not infected, but your body sensed […]

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Star Wars racing in 2014 using drones. That is cool.

On a race training track near Annecy, Frace, a couple of drone enthusiasts have replicates a Star Wars like chace with their drones. The result is pretty darn spectacular. If George Lucas would have had drones in the 70s he would have created a much great movie.

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