Category Archives: Science and Technology

New Design Could Finally Help To Bring Fusion Power Closer To Reality [VIDEO]

It’s an old joke that many fusion scientists have grown tired of hearing: Practical nuclear fusion power plants are just 30 years away — and always will be. But now, finally, the joke may no longer be true: Advances in magnet technology have enabled researchers at MIT to propose a new design for a practical compact tokamak fusion reactor — […]

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How far would a basketball with backspin go? The Magnus Effect Displayed [VIDEO]

A group of people were at the Gordon Damn in Tasmania trying to break the world record for the farthest free-throw.  But, during their exploits, one of them dropped the basketball with a slight spin on it.  The ball took off!  This demonstration is what is known as The Magnus Effect. Share This ArticleFacebookTwitterPinterestLinkedinemail

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Tired Of Waiting For Your Electronic Devices To Charge? Here Comes Quick Charge 2.0! [VIDEO]

How many times has this happened to you?  You’re running late in the morning, you go to use your cellphone and [oops] you forgot to set your cell to charge last night and your battery is almost dead!  Well, with Qualcomm’s new Quick Charge 2.0 that scenario might not be as frustrating. Share This ArticleFacebookTwitterPinterestLinkedinemail

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