Probably a boon to those societies without proper access to clean water, this waterless toilet would help address some sanitation issues. Screengrabs from this video. The polymer evaporates the water element from your poop, thus shrinking it. This polymer pack does need replenishing every 2 weeks, but hey, at least it's better than nothing! Now… Continue reading The Waterless Toilet
After the recent crashes of 2 Boeing 737 max planes, it seemed like there was something fundamentally wrong with the plane. The investigations and causes behind it all are nicely summarised in this video by Vox. 1. Airbus upgraded their A320s with an improved engine that offers 15% better fuel efficiency. Minimal additional training required… Continue reading Boeing’s Huge Error?
Sad news of a rogue IVF doctor playing God. So rather than use the actual father's sperm, he used his own for at least 49 children, now in their 30s apparently. With so many of them looking alike, it's no wonder they did checks and realised that this was the case. Just goes to show… Continue reading When We Try to Play God..
For space enthusiasts, exciting stuff. Here's a black hole! All pictures are taken from this link If you look very closely, it's the black speck in the middle of all that orange glow. When super zoomed in, it looks like this: That "little" black hole is 40,000,000,000km across, or about 3 million times the size… Continue reading First Real Pictures of A Black Hole!
Check out these cool fire extinguisher supplementary systems: https://www.facebook.com/InTheKnowInnovationAOL/videos/373658710156269/ And also this: https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=h5kmNDDM1Ls Basically, see a fire, throw it in. It will explode and release its fire extinguishing agents to put it out. Pretty neat eh?