Top 6 Great Inventions in History – What Will Be Next?

By | June 4th, 2016|Categories: Futurism & Technology, History & Archaeology, Uncommon Science|Tags: , , , |

If we tried to list all great inventions that shifted the course of humanity, we would have to write several books about them. You don’t have time to read that much at this point, do you? Would you appreciate an essential list of the greatest inventions in history? We will offer that in the article [...]

5 Seemingly Modern Phenomena You Won’t Believe Are Actually Surprisingly Old

By | May 2nd, 2016|Categories: Food for thought, History & Archaeology, Weird & Unbelievable Facts|Tags: , , , , , |

Some modern phenomena, which seem to be a product of the 21st century, may not be as modern as you might think. ‘History repeats itself’ may be one of the most overused phrases you’ll ever hear – and rightly so. It’s amazing as to the extent that humanity repeatedly recycles the same concepts and ideas [...]

These Nikola Tesla’s Innovations Show How Ahead of His Time He Actually Was

By | March 24th, 2016|Categories: Futurism & Technology, Uncommon Science|Tags: , , |

Last January was the 73rd year of the death of the great scientist Nikola Tesla. On January 7th, 1943, this Serbian-American scientist lost his life. He was regarded as the founder of the present electrical and power technologies, grid lines and AC electricity, and it is now the time to take a look at the [...]

4 World-Changing Inventions That Never Saw the Light of Day

By | November 13th, 2015|Categories: Food for thought, Futurism & Technology, Uncommon Science|Tags: , , , , , |

This world in which we live has seen a lot of genius. Some found in people throughout history who were regarded as raving lunatics for their different way of thinking or those who never got any credibility. Other significant world-changing inventions have been buried for various political and personal reasons. A lot of people claim conspiracy [...]

5 Fantastic Ancient Inventions Lost in the Mist of Time

By | February 1st, 2015|Categories: Futurism & Technology, History & Archaeology, Uncommon Science|Tags: , , |

We always think that technology is now at its highest peak and advancing rapidly, because the research restrictions that plagued it in the past, have been lifted. Yet, we constantly discover inventions of as far back as the ancient times that puzzle us, not only because we cannot understand how it was possible to create [...]

Fringe Science: Atrocity or Advancement?

By | December 27th, 2014|Categories: Food for thought, Futurism & Technology, Uncommon Science|Tags: , , , |

If you were to look at the word “fringe” in a dictionary, you would find that one of its definitions is “the outer, marginal, or extreme part of an area, group or sphere of activity”. In science, this would mean to search for what is not commonly acceptable, away from the orthodox theories and outside [...]

6 Forgotten Inventors Whose Inventions Changed the World

By | December 19th, 2014|Categories: Futurism & Technology, History & Archaeology, Uncommon Science|Tags: , |

Everyone uses every day a number of appliances that have made their life a lot easier. In fact, many of us would not function without them. While we remember and acknowledge the big names of science (Einstein, Maxwell, Faraday, Heisenberg), they actually did not affect our lives in the same way, as some other simple people. [...]

The Unrecognized Genius of Nikola Tesla: How Far Ahead Was He?

By | November 21st, 2014|Categories: Futurism & Technology, Physics & Natural Sciences, Uncommon Science|Tags: , , , , |

A name that is placed next to Einstein, Maxwell, Faraday, Leibnitz, Ohm, Ampere and all the other legendary figures of science. But does he deserve to be there, or does he deserve to be on top of them all? It was July 10, 1856, thatwhen he first saw the light of day at Smiljan (located [...]

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