Latest in Science and Technology

5g technology

Is 5g Technology Going To Make Us All Sick?!

The year is 2021, and though the rollout of 5g technology has been slow, your town finally got all the fancy new antennas and cell phone towers installed that will make it possible for phones to connect to the 5g network.

superpower

Who Will Be The Top Military Super Power in 2050?

Since the end of the Cold War, the United States was quickly dubbed the only superpower in the world, but Russia and China soon rebounded from the collapse of the Soviet Union in their own ways to challenge US supremacy. Because of these countries’ increasing military power and economies, the paradigm of the world has shifted from a monopoly of power to more of a multipolar power world. So what does the future hold? 

worst punishments

Forced to Eat Molten Gold – Worst Punishments in the History of Mankind

There’s a scene in Game of Thrones where Viserys, a man not exactly well known for his moral compass, gets his arm snapped by a couple of Khal Drogo’s bare-chested men. A bunch of gold is quickly heated up and melted, and his sister, Daenerys, who’s also there, is told to look away. What you might not know is death by molten metal was a terrible punishment, and as you’ll see today, it happened all over the place.

accidental lab leak

Deadly Viruses that Resulted from a Lab Leak

It’s the summer of 1978. A woman with horrific pustules all over her body is lying in a hospital isolation bed in severe pain. After losing sight in one eye and losing her mind, she dies. She died from smallpox, a disease that had long since been wiped out in England, so how did that happen then?

prisons in 2119

What will prisons be like in 2119

The year is 2119 and you’ve just been sentenced to 10 years for stealing someone’s personal air vehicle, aka, flying car. Now let’s try and imagine what kind of punishment the authorities might meter out. Maybe you’ll be sent to a penal colony, except this colony is on Mars and there you’ll be doing hard labor since there’s a lot of work to be done up there.

google or apple

Google vs Apple

The meteoric rise of computer technology might not trouble the average millennial, but for those of you who remember the days before we were all hyper-connected, our reliance on modern technology might seem somewhat problematic at times. Where will we be in another 50 years? We’ll look at two tech companies today, Google vs. Apple. 

What Is The Safest Place During a Tornado?

A tornado is a rapidly rotating column of air in contact with both the surface of the Earth and the stormy clouds above. Tornados are hugely destructive forces of nature. If you find yourself face to face with one, quick thinking is needed. In this episode of The Infographics Show, we’ll attempt to work out: What Is The Safest Place During a Tornado?

This Would Have Stopped Chernobyl from Happening

Cherbobyl was the worst nuclear disaster in history occurred on this day when the number 4 nuclear reactor at the plant exploded. But we seek to conquer the big question: are there any actions that could have been taken to prevent this disaster from happening in the first place? 

No more posts to show