3 Unexpected Ways We Are Fighting Disease with Technology

Introduction Medical science may be the first and primary line of defense modern society has against dangerous diseases, but other types of technology also play an important role in prevention, containment, and treatment. Since mitigating the impact of infectious pathogens often depends largely on public and personal behaviors, technology is particularly valuable when it comes…

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Near-invisible trains will be plying across Japan as early as 2018!

Wondering what the train of the future would look like? If architect Kazuyo Sejima has her way, we could soon be travelling in near-invisible trains, with super-reflective exteriors that blend seamlessly into the surroundings. What's more, Seibu Group, the Japanese company that commissioned Sejima to create the design, is actually gearing to bring the rather unusual…

Aerial artwork showcases real cows herded like a giant smiley face!

Cow art? Well, it is supposedly a thing, as proven by farmer-extraordinaire Derek Klingenberg. He has successfully been able to herd in his dependable cows into a fascinating formation that espouses a gargantuan smiley face from above. The picture (and later video) you see here was actually captured by drone hovering above the scene of…


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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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

4 Ways Galvanized Steel Has Improved Infrastructure

Galvanized steel changed the construction industry because of its unique properties that don’t harm the environment. This means that infrastructure is safer and hardier, lasting longer for the long haul. Here are some of the ways that galvanized steel has worked to improve society. Increased Rigidity Steel, in general, has worked to increase the rigidity…

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