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British researchers transmit data via national electricity grid for the first time: A step towards smart, virtual power grids

Scientists in the United Kingdom have conducted the first ever data transmission through a national electricity grid. The feat, according to the researchers, could pave the way for virtual power grids that constantly monitor the energy usage of businesses and households, notifying them during cases of excessive consumption. By using conventional electricity grid for sending…


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The ‘immortal’ Hydra: An animal that can seemingly live forever

Most of us would know about the Greek mythical beast Hydra, the serpentine water monster that could supposedly regenerate two heads in case one of its original ones were chopped off. However, the namesake real-life animal - the Hydra magnipapillata, or simply freshwater polyp, probably does one better than its mythical counterpart. That is because,…


History

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The mysterious case of the “3000-year old castle” beneath Lake Van

The romanticism associated with sunken cities and palaces hold true across numerous fables and folklore from around the world. Well, this time around, some researchers were greeted with the 'real stuff' in the form of an allegedly 3000-year old castle beneath Lake Van - the second largest lake in the Middle East, located just within…

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Architecture

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How Technology Has Changed the Ability to Secure Our Homes

Home security is a big deal in the modern age. Aside from security gadgets being cool to mess around with, today’s home security technology truly gives a homeowner like you and your family a lot of control over how your home security operates. Since this technology has been adapted to work with pre-existing mobile devices,…

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Science and Tech

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5 best hard disk speed tester software for Windows users

Hard Disk (HD) is one of the important components of a computer. In fact, it is the brain of a computer. Those who use the internet frequently are always found complaining that their system is not performing well because the HD might not be working properly. But now there is a software with the help of…

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