Tag This is interesting - results: 262

Scientists have created a liquid that can store solar energy for almost 20 years

Scientists have created a liquid that can store solar energy for almost 20 years

Despite all of the potential of solar energy, it also has its disadvantages. For example, one of them is the high cost and low efficiency of long-term storage of energy. The industry has long been engaged in finding a solution to ...

22

1 0

2018-11-06

Comments:
0
Developed a biodegradable 'plastic' from... potatoes

Developed a biodegradable 'plastic' from... potatoes

In only one world ocean, according to various estimates, is up to 8 million tons of plastic. And that's not considering plastic dumping ground on the land. We already wrote about the fact that plastic can be much more harmful than...

74

1 0

2018-10-22

Comments:
0
The largest organism on earth is on the verge of death

The largest organism on earth is on the verge of death

The heaviest and biggest living organism on Earth is not an elephant or even a whale. Oddly enough, the largest organism is a system of Pando, consisting of 40 000 trees, connected by roots. It covers an area of 43 hectares, and i...

50

1 0

2018-10-19

Comments:
0
Robot first appearance before the British Parliament

Robot first appearance before the British Parliament

Very soon there will be another meeting of the Parliament of great Britain. And, it would seem, than it can adept? Even if there are to be discussed rather important issues, it is unlikely it will interest fans of high technologie...

74

1 0

2018-10-14

Comments:
0
Presented a really interesting flagship ZTE

Presented a really interesting flagship ZTE

this week featured many new products in the smartphone industry. Despite a scattering of big names, new from ZTE still stands alone. We attended a presentation and was surprised integrated approach to the new product, named Axon 9...

66

1 0

2018-10-12

Comments:
0
NASA wants to drill a hole in the volcano in order to save humanity

NASA wants to drill a hole in the volcano in order to save humanity

On our planet there are many volcanoes and their eruption affected those in the immediate vicinity. But this does not apply to supermechanism. If they start to Wake up — will suffer not only the district, but our entire pla...

76

1 0

2018-10-07

Comments:
0
In the UK, has launched the bus, cleaning the air

In the UK, has launched the bus, cleaning the air

Urban public transport (if, of course, is not electric) emits a lot of harmful substances into the environment. But even if we make transport environmentally friendly — it will not deliver us from what has already polluted ...

72

1 0

2018-10-06

Comments:
0
Picture Banksy has self-destructed. Immediately after the sale for a million pounds at Sotheby's auction

Picture Banksy has self-destructed. Immediately after the sale for a million pounds at Sotheby's auction

Immediately after the table hit it with a hammer, marking the sale of the painting Banksy "Girl with balloon" for the 1.04 million pounds (1.4 million dollars), earned built into the frame of the shredder and cut the picture. It w...

72

1 0

2018-10-06

Comments:
0
In South Africa found the remains of one of the largest dinosaurs of the Jurassic period

In South Africa found the remains of one of the largest dinosaurs of the Jurassic period

Paleontology is one of those Sciences, whose achievements can, if not to overturn the generally accepted view, at least, to get a new look at already known things, or even an entire era. For example, according to the publication C...

94

1 0

2018-10-01

Comments:
0
Biologists have discovered the first immortal creature

Biologists have discovered the first immortal creature

On our planet inhabited by many creatures that can not a little surprise. sometimes nature can create truly amazing and unique living organisms. The life cycle of any organism begins with birth and ends with death. This is a natur...

80

1 0

2018-09-30

Comments:
0
Developed a cheap method of creating a soil of Mars and other planets

Developed a cheap method of creating a soil of Mars and other planets

Despite the fact that already now in full work on planning missions to Mars, the question of the suitability of the planet for existence remains open. And if the lack of oxygen something you can handle, but with the cultivation of...

79

1 0

2018-09-29

Comments:
0
In the USA ended with the ceremony of awarding the IG Nobel prize in 2018

In the USA ended with the ceremony of awarding the IG Nobel prize in 2018

In Harvard's Sanders theatre ended 28th annual ceremony of awarding the winners of the IG Nobel prize – a parody of the event at the prestigious Nobel prize. "Nobelevku" was established in 1991 and since then is annually awarded t...

124

1 0

2018-09-14

Comments:
0
This champagne can be drunk even in space!

This champagne can be drunk even in space!

Sometimes new developments are not only in order to move progress forward, but for the invention of very interesting things. As is customary to celebrate the start of a serious event? Butylkoj champagne! But in zero gravity, as yo...

118

1 0

2018-09-12

Comments:
0
Harley-Davidson rushes in Silicon valley

Harley-Davidson rushes in Silicon valley

Development of vehicles running on solar energy, it is not new. However, if the electric cars we have long been accustomed, here designed for children and teenagers is not so common. But soon things can change, after all, one of t...

85

1 0

2018-09-11

Comments:
0
Launched the most ambitious mission to clean the ocean from plastic waste

Launched the most ambitious mission to clean the ocean from plastic waste

pollution of the oceans with plastic waste in recent years is increasing concern among ecologists. This threatens not only the survival of marine species, but also for the entire planet as a whole. And literally this weekend at th...

114

1 0

2018-09-09

Comments:
0
Jeff Bezos invests in startup for the extension of life

Jeff Bezos invests in startup for the extension of life

Perhaps, throughout its history, humanity was willing to fight one of those causes of death which does not prevent anybody to old. And even today people have not abandoned this idea, applying for these purposes, a scientific appro...

95

1 0

2018-08-30

Comments:
0
China to monitor smog satellite

China to monitor smog satellite

the Problem of environmental pollution and the air is recently especially sharply. Especially in States with large volumes of industrial production. And the government has recently announced the launch of a new monitoring system f...

121

1 0

2018-08-28

Comments:
0
Bill gates and the Southern Company are combined for the construction of nuclear mini-reactors

Bill gates and the Southern Company are combined for the construction of nuclear mini-reactors

Founder and former CEO of Microsoft bill gates is no longer engaged in running a software company, but ambitious projects old bill still full. In one of them, called TerraPower bill gates recently signed a cooperation agreement wi...

136

1 0

2018-08-26

Comments:
0
In Colombia to use drones to combat the cocaine plantations

In Colombia to use drones to combat the cocaine plantations

Thanks to the widespread popularity of radio-controlled drones, they are "captured" even the lower price segments, becoming a product available to the masses. The drones began to be perceived not only as "a toy for pampering and s...

174

1 0

2018-08-22

Comments:
0
#gallery | Cosmonaut Oleg Artemyev has shared photos of the spacewalk

#gallery | Cosmonaut Oleg Artemyev has shared photos of the spacewalk

Russian cosmonauts Oleg Artemyev and Sergei Prokopiev finished second in this year's spacewalk aboard the International space station. Working on Board the ISS began on 15 August at 19:17 Moscow time. It was originally planned tha...

111

1 0

2018-08-17

Comments:
0