Technology

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Switzerland Set to Roll Out Solar Panels Between Railway Tracks–A World First

A startup called Sun-Ways is taking an innovative approach to renewable energy. They plan to optimize solar power by installing power panels between railway tracks. As opposed to fields of solar panels to catch the energy, these panels do not occupy any landscape or impact the environment. Sun-Ways is waiting for the approval of the […]

Sarah Biren

Sarah Biren

Freelance Writer

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How Floating Solar Panels Are Being Used to Power Electric Grids

The world has been in dire need of consistent renewable energy sources for some time now. One innovative solution to this problem is the use of floating solar panels. These solar panels work the same way as any other solar panel does but are instead installed on water bodies like lakes, reservoirs, and oceans. This […]

Sean Cate

Sean Cate

Freelance Writer

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Scientists Are Reincarnating the Woolly Mammoth to Return in 4 Years

A team of scientists is working to “reincarnate” the extinct woolly mammoth through genetic modifications. The Texas-based biotech company Colossal claims it will create a creature that closely resembles the prehistoric animal by 2027. They explained that their de-extinction goal is to make “a cold-resistant elephant with all of the core biological traits of the […]

Sarah Biren

Sarah Biren

Freelance Writer

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These Homes are Earthquake-Proof and Made from Thousands of Plastic Bottles

Imagine having a house that was completely earthquake proof. Now, imagine that the house was also environmentally friendly. That’s just what the Development Association for Renewable Energies started building in Nigeria. Their houses are not just earthquake-resistant, but also bullet-proof… and built out of discarded plastic water bottles. The Earthquake-Proof Water Bottle Houses in Nigeria […]

Julie Hambleton

Julie Hambleton

Freelance Writer

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Elon Musk Wonders Whether TikTok Is Destroying Civilization

Elon Musk recently asked his Twitter followers if TikTok would be detrimental to the development of the world. He tweeted, “Is TikTok destroying civilization? Some people think so. Or perhaps social media in general.” The tech entrepreneur went on to question the importance of TikTok after speaking to his Twitter staff. This was his first […]

Mayukh Saha

Mayukh Saha

Freelance Writer

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Someone Paid $650,000 For A Nonexistent Yacht In The Metaverse

$650,000 for an ultra-high-tech yacht is not an exorbitant price tag. But, there’s a catch: this one is in the metaverse – a virtual universe for a digital game. In other words, the yacht does not exist in reality and no living person can ever sail on it physically. Only players inside the game called […]

Mayukh Saha

Mayukh Saha

Freelance Writer

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German Lab Called Out for Abhorrent Animal Cruelty

An undercover investigation carried out by Cruelty Free International and Soko Tierschutz revealed the horrifying animal cruelty that animals are being subjected to at the Laboratory of Pharmacology and Toxicology (LPT) in Mienenbuttel, Hamburg Germany [1]. According to CFI, LPT is a “family-owned contract-testing laboratory carrying out toxicity testing for pharmaceutical, industrial and agrochemical companies […]

Thomas Nelson

Thomas Nelson

Freelance Writer

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Trial Looking To Bring Clinically Dead ‘Back To Life’

It is sometimes frightening how well classic fiction predicts the future. For instance, Fahrenheit 451 by Ray Bradbury described earbuds well before they were ever developed. Mary Shelley’s Frankenstein is another terrifying example. In the book, Dr. Frankenstein experimented with resuscitation using dead tissue reanimation, a treatment that was experimented with by real scientists in […]

Brittany Hambleton

Brittany Hambleton

Freelance Contributor