Category: SCI/TECH

Aug 9, 2018

The Only Person To Ever Golf on the Moon

Image Credit: NASA

On February 6, 1971 Alan Shepard became the first and only person to ever golf on the moon

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Aug 1, 2018

Full Disk Image of Earth’s Western Hemisphere Taken May 20, 2018

Full Disk Image of Earth’s Western Hemisphere Taken May 20, 2018

The GOES-17 satellite took this snapshot from an equatorial vantage point approx. 22,300 miles above the surface

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Jul 23, 2018

‘Confetti’, a New Munker Illusion Where Every Dot is Actually the Same Color

Credit David Novick

New versions of the Munker illusion by David Novick (dots) and Akiyoshi Kitaoka (hearts)

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Jul 17, 2018

Guy Gives Plant Robotic Legs So It Can Experience Animal-Like Freedom

Tianqi Sun/Vincross

It all started when robotics engineer Tianqi Sun came across a dead sunflower

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Jul 12, 2018

As Far As Concepts Go, TMC DUMONT is One of the Coolest and Craziest

As Far As Concepts Go, TMC DUMONT is One of the Coolest and Craziest

TMC DUMONT is a ‘hubless motorcycle with an airplane engine’ built and designed by Tarso Marques

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Jul 5, 2018

The World’s Smallest Computer Next to a Grain of Rice

University of Michigan

Researchers at the University of Michigan have created the world’s smallest ‘computer’ that measures just 0.3 mm to a side

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Jul 3, 2018

Putting the Pillars of Creation Into Perspective

Putting the Pillars of Creation Into Perspective

You know it’s big when a little dot is a 170 billion kilometres long..

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