Tag: science

Jul 19, 2018

Rocket Creates Sky Ripples When It Passes Through Ice Crystals in a Cirrus Cloud

Rocket Creates Sky Ripples When It Passes Through Ice Crystals in a Cirrus Cloud

Just a ripple in the space-time continuum

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Jul 13, 2018

Timelapse Shows 10 Billion Tons of Ice Calving Off a Glacier in Greenland

Timelapse Shows 10 Billion Tons of Ice Calving Off a Glacier in Greenland

An iceberg the size of Manhattan calves off the Helheim Glacier over a period of 30 minutes

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Jul 9, 2018

Audio Illusions That Will Leave Your Ears Feeling Betrayed

Audio Illusions That Will Leave Your Ears Feeling Betrayed

Some of these are really weird

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Jul 8, 2018

The Percent of Air Per Bag of Chips (Infographic)

The Percent of Air Per Bag of Chips (Infographic)

The ‘air’ is actually nitrogen, which helps prevent the oil in the chips from spoiling

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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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Jun 29, 2018

Engineering Student Designs ‘Mobile Airbag’ That Deploys When Device is Dropped

Engineering Student Designs ‘Mobile Airbag’ That Deploys When Device is Dropped

Philip Frenzel of Aalen University was awarded first prize in a national design contest in Germany for his ‘Mobile Airbag’

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Jun 27, 2018

DARPA Engineers are Reinventing the Wheel with Shapeshifting Tires

DARPA Engineers are Reinventing the Wheel with Shapeshifting Tires

This is straight up bananas

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