Category: Technology

What Is CRISPR and How Could It Edit Your DNA?

What Is CRISPR and How Could It Edit Your DNA?

Gene-editing tool CRISPR is everywhere in the news, but what is it and could it eliminate disease?

Earth at night seen from space ISS (HD 1080p) ORIGINAL

Earth at night seen from space ISS (HD 1080p) ORIGINAL

All images used in this video were taken by the astronauts of Expedition 29 (Commander Mike Fossum, Flight Engineer Dan Burbank, Flight Engineers Satoshi Furukawa, Sergei Volkov, Anatoly Ivanishin and Anton Shkaplerov) aboard the...

The story of the 500 year old frozen girl

The story of the 500 year old frozen girl

The Inca would sacrifice children after an important event as an offering to there gods.  An Inca girl was only 15 years old and has been nick named ‘the maiden’. Her frozen body was found...

I’m a Physicist At CERN We’ve Done Something We Shouldn’t Have Done part one

I’m a Physicist At CERN We’ve Done Something We Shouldn’t Have Done part one

What is going on at CERN?  We don’t think this is real, but we decided to leave it up to you.  The story written from a 3rd person perspective is very deep and detailed...

Antartica castle discovery rewrites history!!! Breaking News

Antartica castle discovery rewrites history!!! Breaking News

In this Episode we explore the history behind bases in Antarctica.

This Is the Only Place Antimatter Can Survive in the Universe

This Is the Only Place Antimatter Can Survive in the Universe

All matter in the universe contains protons and electrons (one positive, one negative). But, a physicist named Paul Dirac found, in his calculations, that for every matter particle, there should be an opposite —...

The Secret Soviet Virus That Helps Kill Bacteria

The Secret Soviet Virus That Helps Kill Bacteria

Antibiotic resistance is threatening to render antibiotics useless, but scientists may have found their answer in bacteria-eating viruses.

What Would a Machine as Smart as God Want?

What Would a Machine as Smart as God Want?

Physicist Freeman Dyson wrote the paper to counter physicist Steven Weinberg’s infamous remark that “the more the universe seems comprehensible, the more it also seems pointless. No universe with intelligence is pointless, Dyson retorted. He...

China’s Electric Taxi Plan is a Logistical Nightmare

China’s Electric Taxi Plan is a Logistical Nightmare

China has a plan to reduce pollution in Beijing: it’s going to replace all 67,000 gas-powered taxis with electric models, a plan expected to cost operators around nine billion yuan ($1.3 billion). The problem...