4 Most Controversial Projects of Modern Science

By |2017-01-13T21:53:13+03:00November 21st, 2013|Categories: Earth, Futurism & Technology, Psychology & Mental Health, Uncommon Science|Tags: , , , |

It is believed that one day the development of technology will be the cause of death of humanity. And judging by the research projects of the last decade, it may happen sooner than we think, since the modern scientists in their quest to streamline and improve everything sometimes go too far. Here are several controversial [...]

5 Shocking Facts You Didn’t Know about Nikola Tesla

By |2017-01-13T21:53:17+03:00November 13th, 2013|Categories: Physics & Natural Sciences, Uncommon Science, Weird & Unbelievable Facts|Tags: , , |

Nikola Tesla was an electrical engineer, inventor and one of the most outstanding physicists in the history of science. But beyond his brilliant work, some aspects of his life remain hidden in the pages of history. Recently a new statue in honor of Tesla was unveiled in Long Island of New York, which, according to [...]

8 Little Known Inventors Who Changed the World

By |2017-01-13T21:53:21+03:00November 7th, 2013|Categories: Weird & Unbelievable Facts|Tags: |

This week the photocopier celebrates its 75 years birthday. In the late 1930s, this invention made a splash. Employees were delighted: before that, they had to reprint copies of documents by hand. The inventor of the photocopier Chester Carlson was denied funding in 20 companies, and in 1944 a small company-manufacturer of photographic materials Haloid [...]

10 Weirdest Inventions of the 20th Century

By |2020-06-05T19:08:18+03:00January 21st, 2013|Categories: Futurism & Technology|Tags: , , |

The technology is supposed to make our lives better and easier. However, sometimes it is really difficult to understand why to waste effort and time to invent something completely useless. Here are top 10 weird and completely useless things invented in the 20th century: 1. Cigarette Sharing Device It was believed to be the best [...]

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Moving Objects with the Mind Becomes Possible Thanks to New Tech

By |2020-04-08T21:57:27+03:00November 25th, 2012|Categories: Futurism & Technology, Uncommon Science|Tags: , , , |

Telekinesis, or moving objects with the mind, is this possible? Some people truly believe that any object can be controlled with thought alone. If you are convinced that only heroes of science fiction movies are able to move objects by the power of thought, it is time to get rid of this illusion. The power of [...]

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Synthetic Telepathy to Become a Reality?

By |2020-06-05T13:28:02+03:00November 20th, 2012|Categories: Futurism & Technology, Uncommon Science|Tags: , , , , , |

How many times we wished to be able to contact someone without words… New company for scientific and military research plans to make the dream come true by giving us a possibility to send a text or audio message by thought. The technology of so-called synthetic telepathy is based on analyzing the electrical activity of [...]

«Invisibility cloak» device can make things disappear!

By |2017-01-13T21:55:07+03:00November 12th, 2012|Categories: Futurism & Technology, Uncommon Science|Tags: , |

Scientists are closer than ever to the development of the «invisibility cloak», which makes invisible to the eyes of the observer any object it covers. The idea of an “invisibility cloak” first emerged in 2006 with an article in the Science journal written by physicist John Pedro of Imperial College London in collaboration with electrical [...]

Mind-reading device allows to directly “connect” to the human mind

By |2017-11-26T17:18:32+03:00September 19th, 2012|Categories: Futurism & Technology, Uncommon Science|Tags: , , , |

Neuroscientists invented a method that allows to convert brain waves into words. In fact, our thoughts are located in a region of the brain called superior temporal gyrus, which is a part of the auditory system. It makes it possible for us to elicit sense from the sounds we hear, distinguish words and understand their [...]