Articles (Technology)

A Big Screen Reveal of Big Heroes: The Imitation Game
(Invisible People of Science)

Many scientists exerted extensive efforts to benefit people by their research and inventions; yet, not many know their stories.

Dysmorphophobia
(Behavioral Sciences)

The obsession with looking at a mirror is not only a passing thought, especially for those having negative thoughts about their body image.

A World Without Internet
(Technology and Us)

Those born in the 20th century know well the life with and without the internet, but younger generations depend on it on a daily basis.

Anatomy of Myth (1)
(The Big Questions)

In ancient times, humans did not have the technology to explain ideas scientifically so they created fictional stories to explain the mysteries of life.

Mining the Sky II
(Astronomy and Space Sciences)

What if the greatest discovery of natural resources did not take place here on Earth, but in the sky?


Around the World in One Day
(Travel, Explore, and Venture)

It is true that the world has become a small village thanks to technology but how trotting around the globe in one day would feel like.

Beyond Walls
(Science at Work)

Some production activities have historically taken the form of bringing groups of individuals together for specific projects.

Two Birds...One Stone
(Versus the Change!)

On a planet encountering so many enormous challenges as ours, it is inevitable that humans would strive to figure out ingenious solutions.

Facial Recognition
(How Things Work)

Facial recognition technology has become one of the mainstream security and safety technologies in the meantime.

Kids’ New Companion: The Reading Robot!
(Education)

A new study at the University of Wisconsin-Madison highlights the benefits of robots teaching kids to read.


InSight Lands on Mars
(Astronomy and Space Sciences)

If you have looked up at the sky on 31 July 2018, you could have probably seen Mars shining brightly without resorting to any special equipment.


The Science behind Scenography
(Science and Art)

We live within worlds of stories, and we use stories to shape these worlds. 

Architectural Acoustics
(Science and Art)

Good architectural acoustics is not a luxury; it is a necessity. It impacts everything; from employee productivity in the office settings, to the market value of real estate.


Inventions that Make Our Day (2)
(Inventions and Inventors)

From the moment you wake up till you go to bed at night; do you ever stop to think about all the inventions you used during the day, and will continue to use every day? (Razors, Coffee, and the Zipper)

Inventions that Make Our Day (1)
(Inventions and Inventors)

From the moment you wake up till you go to bed at night; do you ever stop to think about all the inventions you used during the day, and will continue to use every day?

The Elusive Genius: Mr. Satoshi Nakamoto
(Invisible People of Science)

For years, the genius mathematician responsible for the creation of Bitcoin—the first ever digital cryptocurrency—remained unknown. 


Spread the Word!
(Inventions and Inventors)

Throughout history, people have invented many machines that forever changed the world; the Gutenberg Printing Press is one of these revolutionary machines.


Smart Techniques for Smarter Education
(Science at Work)

Teachers use different tools to facilitate their hard profession; one of which is the writing board, which is the oldest and best known tool.

Outside the Box
(Science at Work)

Outsourcing can be a smart business decision if done correctly, but it can also be detrimental to business.


Green Chemistry
(Chemistry: Our Life, Our Future)

Chemistry helps scientists discover alternatives to substances harmful to the environment and health; thus, “green chemistry” has been developed.

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