By: Bethan Jenkins
Submarines are a form of watercraft with the ability to operate autonomously below the water surface. Wikipedia states that the name submarine actually derives from an adjective with the meaning ‘under the sea’. There is a vast range of particular submarines, with some being...
Private pilot flight training
By: Mark Medvetz
So, your thinking of private pilot flight training? Perhaps the urge to learn to fly is now strong it can no longer be ignored. Fine. Now make yourself a good plan toward achieving this worthwhile goal.A good plan begins with your health. Are you...
Could robots take over the world?
By: Christyl Rivers
Some would argue robots have already taken over the world. There is no human being, after all, who knows the location, control, and amount of global currency for example, on Thursday at five p.m. WET time. Only machines can tally that. There is no...
By: Rex Trulove
Thermal imaging is a valuable tool for firefighters, especially those fighting wild fires. It gives the crews a means of finding the places that need the most attention, and can mean the difference between containing the fire or having it spread out of control. What...
By: Terrence Aym
Since the human brain is electrochemical in nature it only makes sense that powerful, directed magnetic fields can affect it.That's exactly what a team of Estonian scientists claim to have found. Remarkably, they also discovered that the human trait for lying is more often...
By: John Traveler
Claims of paranormal manifestation have existed since the human species evolved the cognitive ability to conjure up whimsical notions of mystical magical embodiment. At the same time, humans have employed the scientific method for only 2500 years and through it have discovered the most profound...
What is junk science?
By: John Cox
Salmon and the problem of protection and proliferation is based on bad management decisions with data obtained from bad science; or what most refer to as junk science. This article takes the explanation of “junk science” a step further and demonstrates how this type...
By: William O'Neal Stringer
Late in the 15th century, Leonardo da Vinci made the first suggestion that an under water "ship" was possible. His idea is only represented in his drawings and no models were tested. Since that first idea surfaced submarines kept reappearing in history until they became...
By: Terrence Aym
The National Aeronautic and Space Administration awarded a Pennsylvania-based team's electric-powered hybrid plane that flew 200 miles $1.35 million for the feat.The winner of NASA's CAFE Green Flight Challenge, Team Pipstrel-USA.com, received the largest prize awarded in the US space agency's history...
By: Kimberly Davis - 523725
During World War II the C-class light cruiser HMS Curacoa was called upon to escort the Ocean Liner RMS Queen Mary. It was during the escort that tragedy struck. There were approximately 15,000 American troops being carried on the RMS Queen Mary and 440...

 

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