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The Evolution of Rifle

A rifle is typically defined as a firearm designed to fire from the shoulder. It has a barrel that contains pattern of grooves or helical groove cut into the barrel walls. The idea behind the invention of Rifles was to create a weapon with improved accuracy. Benjamin Robins, an English mathematician, in the early 18th century, discovered that an elongated bullet

Japan Promises to Broadcast 2022 World Cup Live in 3D

When Germany hosted the 2006 World Cup, people flocked to public parks, arenas, and sporting stadiums worldwide to watch the games on massive screens at public viewing events. If Japan lands its bid for the 2022 Cup, you may be able to go to your local soccer stadium and view real-time 3D hologram displays of

DARPA’s “Transformer Flying Car” Program Takes-Off

DARPA didn’t reveal much at first about its “Transformer TX” program aimed at developing a flying car for the military. But now the full proposal has been published, and shows that the Pentagon agency hopes to get a prototype airborne by 2015. The mad scientists want a vertical-takeoff vehicle that handles like an off-road-capable SUV

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