Sci & Tech

Portland Is Ingeniously Generating Hydropower From Its Waterpipes

Portland Is Ingeniously Generating Hydropower From Its Waterpipes

For those that live in Portland, Oregon, your lights may now be half-powered by your drinking water. Thanks to an ingenious new system which captures energy as water flows through the city’s pipes, hydropower (without the negative environmental effects from something like a dam) is possible. How does it work? Small turbines in the pipes […]

Fractal Patterns and Golden Ratio Pulses Discovered in the Stars

Fractal Patterns and Golden Ratio Pulses Discovered in the Stars

According to a recent article published in Scientific American, fractal patterns and the golden ratio have been discovered in outer space for the first time. Like many findings of late suggesting that existence flows in perfect order, the pulsations aren’t random: they fluctuate in accordance with the golden mean. The golden ratio is evidently perceived in nature […]

New ‘Solar Cloth’ Material Creates Solar Energy Pretty Much Anywhere!

New ‘Solar Cloth’ Material Creates Solar Energy Pretty Much Anywhere!

England-based Solar Cloth Company has created a lightweight photovoltaic fabric solar panel system that can operate pretty much anywhere. The company’s founder Perry Carroll, says that the system is currently being marketed for use on parking lots, rooftops and other places that traditional solar panels may not be practical for. Carroll says that the company […]

Prepare To Be Awed by One of The Best Sound Experiments Ever Captured On Film.

Prepare To Be Awed by One of The Best Sound Experiments Ever Captured On Film.

Music has the ability to express what words can’t. It can uplift moods, evoke inspiration, and even heal… but until now there has still been little science able to validate or make sense of such claims. Enter the study of Cymatics, a relatively new field which explores the strange and beautiful symmetry at work in nature and […]

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