• Modi and Nandan Nilekani

    Modi seeks the help of Congress’s Nandan Nilekani to end Cash Chaos

    Faced with chaos after eliminating India’s highest value rupee notes, Prime Minister Narendra Modi has roped in a billionaire from the ranks of his adversaries to help. Nandan Nilekani, a high-profile member of the opposition Indian National Congress party, has joined a committee to map a path to digital...
  • Shu Lam of University of Melbourne develops a polymer that targets the Antibiotic resistant Bacteria

    A new answer to Antibiotic Resistant Bacteria

    Antibiotic resistant bacteria already kills around 700,000 people each year. A recent study suggests that number could rise to around 10 million by 2050. In addition to common hospital superbug, methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA), scientists are now also concerned that Gonorrhoea is about to become resistant to all remaining drugs. But Shu...
  • engineered fabric designed by Stanford Engineers

    Newly Engineered fabric deliver personal cooling without air conditioning

    A new material, developed by engineers out of Stanford University, incorporates a nano-structure that cools the body more effectively than traditional textiles. These engineered fabrics promise to deliver personal cooling without air conditioning. The research team’s findings were recently published in Science. Co-author Associate Professor Yi Cui said, “If you can...
  • protect your privacy online

    Cover you Computer’s Webcam to protect your Privacy

    With the spread of internet, there is an alarming rate of increased security breaches which steal information at unprecedented levels. One can imagine the level of the threat posed by these security breaches that even FBI Director James Comey has admitted covering his computer’s webcam. He strongly suggests that you do...
  • What Structural Engineering is

    What Structural Engineering Is

    As a major component of civil engineering, structural engineering entails the analysis and design of structures or structural components. Given that most things in our world maintain some form of structure, if you go into this field, you will have many potential industries to choose from. If you want to...
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    Space Train can take you to Mars in just 2 Days!

    “Imagination is more powerful than knowledge.” Imagination, combined with grit and determination, has redefined truth over the entire era of human existence. What may seem idiotic, funny and impossible at one point of time, becomes a reality in the future. Such has been the history of human beings. We are...
  • July 2016 breaks the record of the world’s hottest month

    In a record breaking streak which has now continued for the last 10 months, July 2016 has now been recorded as the world’s hottest month on record. As per NASA’s reports, July 2016 was 0.84 degree Celsius hotter than the 1950 to 1980 global average and 0.11 degree Celsius hotter...
  • There is a reason for the bulky cylinder on your Charging Cord

    Have you ever wondered the reason why there is a bulky cylinder attached to the end of your laptop or phone charging cord? These cylinders are also common on keyboard cables as well. These bulky cylinders are sometimes called EMI filters or chokes. Now, you must have got an...
  • Bus that Drives over Cars

    China had been developing a bus that drives over Cars some months now. But the world was caught in a surprise with China launching the first working prototype. They have been able to make a working model and have actually started testing it! The giant bus platform can drive over...