The mechanisms of evolution explained in one video.
With an annual cost of $30.8 million, the Keck Observatory costs $53.7 thousand for a single night’s worth of operation. It will cost the James Webb Space Telescope approximately $8.8 billion to reach orbit. And the Space Launch System that will carry the Orion capsule is expected to cost $38 billion.
Why should we be spending such a vast amount of money on astronomy? How is it useful and beneficial to society?
As you probably know, the Earth is rotating on its axis. This gives us day and night. Of course it’s impossible, but what would happen if the Earth stopped spinning? Remember, this isn’t possible, it can’t happen, so don’t worry.
The strongest typhoon in recorded history, “Super Typhoon” Haiyan, has slammed into the Philippines and this is one year after Hurricane Sandy hit eastern part of the U.S.
Imagine you’re a space tourist wanting to blog about your experience. Too impatient to wait for the ride back to solid ground, you open up your laptop on the way home and post pictures and video of the experience just minutes after you were zooming through suborbital space.
Floating nuclear co-generation plant (FNCP) “Akademik Lomonosov”, is world’s first pilot design of the set of small transportable power plants. Will be capable of generating up to 70 megawatts (MW) of electricity, enough to provide electricity to a city of 200,000 people.
The Sun is finally acting like it’s in solar maximum. Our Sun has emitted dozens of solar flares in since Oct. 23, 2013, with at least six big X-class flares. During 2013, there has been intermittent strong activity, but the activity since mid-October is really the first extended period of activity.
The PD-100 Black Hornet nano drone by Prox Dynamics AS, the first of its kind, can be carried in a pocket, has an on board camera providing troops video and still images of the surrounding area.
Hashing Algorithms are used to ensure file authenticity, but how secure are they and why do they keep changing?
How do electric cars work? What is an electric car? Electric cars use electric motors to power the vehicle, rather than an internal combustion engine. The result is a vehicle that produces no emissions, requires little maintenance, and is extremely cheap to recharge. With advances in lithium ion batteries, electric cars are becoming more and more popular.