Technology

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Rooftop Wind System Delivers 150% Of The Energy Of Solar Per Dollar

The world around us currently requires substitutes for non-renewable sources of energy that would be inexhaustible. AeroMINE, a company specializing in wind power, has made a unique claim. They say their rooftop wind generators can deliver the most surreal of promises. The company states that its generators are motionless and can provide around 50% more […]

Mayukh Saha

Mayukh Saha

Freelance Writer

 · 2 min read

Retailer Rolls Out ‘Coffee Balls’ To Replace Capsules

In an attempt to stop waste, a Swiss coffee retailer- Migros- stated that they would be launching coffee pods, on Tuesday. This coffeemaking system should ideally replace those capsules which led to thousands of tons of waste every year. According to the official statement from the cooperative, the coffee balls are entirely compostable. This would […]

Mayukh Saha

Mayukh Saha

Freelance Writer

 · 4 min read

ATM boss warns how long cash could have left

The boss of the largest ATM network in the UK warns that cash may have only five years left. John Howells, chief executive at Link, says the infrastructure is undergoing a “death by a thousand cuts”. As he explains, “The cost of providing cash infrastructure, which includes the ATMs, security, and bulk cash centers is […]

Sarah Biren

Sarah Biren

Freelance Writer

 · 3 min read

Airbag Jeans: The Newest Tech To Help Keep Motorcyclists Safe

As motorcycle riders, safety should always be our top priority; they represent the highest injury rate of all accidents on the road1. One way to stay safe is to wear protective gear that can help minimize the impact of a fall or collision. The latest innovation in this field is the Airbag Jeans from Mo’Cycle, […]

Sean Cate

Sean Cate

Freelance Writer

 · 3 min read

Here’s Where Elon Musk’s Tesla He Shot Into Space Is Now

When Elon Musk decided to send his personal Tesla into space, it did raise a few eyebrows. After 5 years of it hovering in space, the main question that people have been asking is- where is it now? As of the 6th of February, the sports car has been wandering in the oblivion of space […]

Mayukh Saha

Mayukh Saha

Freelance Writer

 · 4 min read

World Map Shows What a Hyperloop May Look Like In The Future

Imagine traveling from Los Angeles to San Francisco in 45 minutes or less. With these conceptual Hyperloop trains, that could be a reality. The Hyperloop train system is a vacuum-sealed tube that allows for transporting people and cargo at high speeds. The vacuum-sealed tubes are similar to those used in pneumatic tubes, but they are […]

Julie Hambleton

Julie Hambleton

Freelance Writer

 · 4 min read

This home can stay 70 degrees without a furnace, even when it’s freezing outside

Passive House is a concept for an energy efficient building. The design is structured to maintain room temperature inside with little to no energy used for heating or cooling. Patrick McCunney owns one of these houses in Maine, and he shares the in-and-outs of his 1,500-square-foot, two-story New England farmhouse-style home. He and his wife, […]

Sarah Biren

Sarah Biren

Freelance Writer

 · 4 min read

Humanity May Reach Singularity Within Just 7 Years, Trend Shows

Technology is moving fast. So quickly, in fact, that some experts suggest a possible trend in which artificial intelligence (AI) will reach the singularity within seven years. At this point, there will be no distinction between human and machine or physical and virtual reality. They say this could be by the end of this decade.  […]

Julie Hambleton

Julie Hambleton

Freelance Writer

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Gravity batteries in abandoned mines could power the whole planet, scientists say

There is a new sustainable technology for storing energy on the block. It is known as ‘ Underground Gravity Energy Storage’ or ‘ UGES’  – aka gravity batteries. These gravity batteries take advantage of abandoned mines around the world. The researchers propose that this could provide an avenue to more sustainable energy for future generations. […]

Julie Hambleton

Julie Hambleton

Freelance Writer

 · 4 min read

The Seven Secret Words On A Flight That Means There’s Danger

Aerophobia is the name for flight anxiety, and it’s fairly common. Even those who don’t have this phobia can still experience fear while flying. It’s easy — but not recommended — to start imagining all the ways the flight could end in disaster. All it takes is a little turbulence for the imagination to run […]

Sarah Biren

Sarah Biren

Freelance Writer