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Top 10 Museums Of The World

In order to preserve human history and culture, thousands of museums have been built over centuries to house and exhibit the artifacts and relics for public to see and amuse themselves. Following is the list of the top 10 museums of the world. They are definitely a must visit. 10. National Palace Museum, Taipei, Taiwan

10 Things Apple is Worth More Than

You probably hate Apple, but admit it, the brand has exemplary power. Anything with Apple’s logo on it sells like hot cakes now-a-days. Established in 1976, Apple has since grown to be true giant in the field of technology and has seen its worth increase exponentially over the recent years. Today, we try to put

10 Inventors Killed By Their Own Inventions

Living to see your invention work and take over the world might not always be the path nature chooses for you. History has a fair bit of examples of people who were, ironically, killed by their very own inventions as if their inventions wanted them to know that ‘they’, the inventions, didn’t want to materialize

Video: World’s Biggest Airship Inflated for the First Time

Airships of the future are getting a little closer to reality. A new time-lapse video shows the world’s largest airship being inflated in an Alabama cattle barn, and the ship’s manufacturer says it will be ready for test flights soon. It took six hours to inflate it, but the video is condensed to about two

Russia Joins Race Against USA in GPS Technology

America might have won the Space race, Russia is on edge of winning the Navigational Race. Russia’s global navigation system – GLONASS – has moved a step closer to reality. A rocket carrying three satellites has been successfully launched into orbit. The plan is for the rival to America’s GPS to start operating by the end

Top 20 Engineering Marvels Of Today

The New Seven Wonders of the World is a contemporary attempt to create an alternative to historical lists of the Seven Wonders of the World. Would you believe that the tallest bridge in France reaches higher than the Eiffel tower, or that a single dam in China can hold back 1.4 trillion cubic feet

Fifty Years of DARPA: Hits and Misses on Video

Founded to protect the US against “technological surprise”, the agency has achieved some spectacular successes – and failures – in its 50-year history.

Top 10 Most Famous Lab Discoveries in History

Science has brought us many exciting discoveries. Laboratories are great places to make discoveries, since they are generally sterile and equipped with what is needed to perform experiments. Sometimes, lab experiments yield the results expected, and at other times, lab discoveries have been made by accident.

Top 10 Inventions Of All Time

Few people would argue that building a better mousetrap would generate much excitement amongst consumers. But the designer of the mousetrap sure caused a stir. Here are some other more pertinent innovations.

5 useless yet most loved robots of world

Robots are made to assist us—to manipulate and improve upon our environments and, ideally, make our lives easier. But in the history of robotic development there have been as many epic fails as incremental successes. Today we have collected a bunch of robots which failed to deliver the task they were designed for but yet