Mention algorithms and most people& 39;s eyes will simply glaze over. But they really shouldn& 39;t. Algorithms are not only pretty interesting when you look into them, but they are also vitally important for the operation of our modern, digital world.As you may know, algorithms are widely used in mathematics and computer science.
If you& 39;re like most people, you& 39;ve gone through countless aluminum cans of soda or beer in your life, but have never thought twice about how the aluminum can itself might be special. And even if you& 39;re not like most people, you probably still haven& 39;t given much thought to the humble aluminum can.
September 06, 2016A Turkish man, who doesn’t have money to buy a motorboat, designed his own called D.O.W. and now he is running a Kickstarter campaign to make it real.As he explains in his Kickstarted campaign, Yusuf Kahvecioğlu had a dream to have a motorboat, to sail whenever he wants to, but the prices were too high for him to buy.
September 09, 2016The solar energy sector continues to strive for ever increasing efficiencies. Now, one start-up has applied an innovative approach to blast the competition out of the water. Boasting an efficiency of 36.4 in lab tests, Insolight solar cells are leading the pack, using photovoltaic technology from satellites.
By Kathleen VillaluzApril 11, 2017Love traveling but hate those scary air pocket zones when flying? A new study from the University of Reading reveals that clear-air turbulence on transatlantic flight paths, during winter, will alarmingly increase due to dramatic climate changes. Just when you thought climate change can& 39;t cause any more headaches, we find out about this!
By Shelby RogersFebruary 23, 2017Fans of the nearly-indestructible Nokia 3310 finally have a price point. The modern remake will cost about $65 (50 pounds, 59 Euro) each, according to VentureBeat.For 1990s babies and people who consistently drop their phones, the 3310 could be the welcome throwback they need.