As we have been reporting recently, solar energy is on pace to become the dominant form of energy on the planet. It has been predicted by many experts that this shift will be occurring in the next few years, as solar technology becomes cheaper and more available to the average person. There have been many […]
Shubham Banerjee, a seventh grader from California recently invented a low price braille printer. Currently, most braille printers on the market are around $2,000, which makes it difficult for blind children to get an education. Banerjee’s device costs just $355, because it is constructed with low cost materials, including Legos. To distribute his invention, Banerjee […]
It was reported by ABC News that Peyton Robertson a sixth-grader won $25,000 for his innovative sandbag design that does not need sand. His invention uses expanding salt which nothing was said about the environmental impact it could have. We need more kids like this questioning our old outdated technologies.
Technology, like many things, is a double edged sword, and can be used for both good or evil depending on how it is applied. MIT professor Chris Csikszentmihalyi has recognized that when technological progress is constantly being directed by the same people, those people actually have the power to control the path of entire civilizations. […]
A company called Hempearth is currently working on the world’s first hemp airplane, and founder Derek Kesek says that the aircraft will be ready for its first voyage next year. Kesek recently told The Star newspaper that at least 75 percent of the plane will be made from hemp, instead of fiberglass. The wings, seats, […]
On Thursday, October 16th, world renowned scientist Masaru Emoto passed away after a lifetime of incredible accomplishments. Dr. Emoto is most well known for his experiments with water, where he studied the effect that words and intention had on water crystals at a microscopic level. There is a very close relationship between human thought and the […]
This week, an Italian vehicle manufacturer known for building small electric cars and scooters unveiled a new model of electric supercar. Tecnicar announced the release of the Lavina, a 789 horsepower vehicle that has a 0-62 mph acceleration time of 3.2 seconds and can reach speeds of up to 186 MPH. It was also estimated […]
A recent MIT study suggests that the Mars One colony could experience dangerous conditions with its current plans and technology. Mars one is a proposed colony on the red planet that thousands across the world have already signed up for. The applicants are scheduled to leave earth in ten years and never return again. The […]