Diabetes is a term given to a group of conditions associated with high levels of blood glucose. Depending on the type of diabetes person has, their ability to use, or even make, insulin may be impaired. Insulin allows glucose to enter the cells. It’s important to note that there is not a cure for Type [...]
We thought this was cool because it’s just so darn simple. Please, do try this at home!
This is amazing. BigDog is the alpha male of the Boston Dynamics family of robots. It is a quadruped robot that walks, runs, and climbs on rough terrain and carries heavy loads. BigDog is powered by a gasoline engine that drives a hydraulic actuation system. BigDog’s legs are articulated like an animal’s, and have compliant [...]
Some of the things we take for granted today were dreamed up on pure brain power, others by total accident. But just how much do you know about the origin of things? Here, is a quiz about 15 of the world’s most useful inventions from adhesives to TV to the zipper and the minds behind [...]
America is in a hole and it’s getting deeper every day. We import 70% of our oil at a cost of $700 billion a year – four times the annual cost of the Iraq war. If we create a new renewable energy network, we can break our addiction to foreign oil. On January 20, 2009, [...]
If you look at the above images from your seat in front of the computer, Mr. Angry is on the left, and Ms.Calm is on the right. Get up from your seat, and move back several feet (10 feet is best if you have that much room), and presto they switch places!! It is said [...]