Cool Science Experiments and Discoveries
Is Burning the World's Trash a Good Idea?
Pollution is becoming a growing problem with our oceans suffering the brunt of it. So what solutions are there, is burning the world's trash a good idea?
Why Wearing a Hardhat on a Construction Site is Important
Every construction site has safety rules requiring you to wear a hardhat but are they really important? Lets see what happens when a Bolt is dropped from a height.
New Plastic Makes Recycling Easier
Scientists have developed a new plastic that is infinitely recyclable. Developed by a team at Lawrence Berkeley National Lab the new plastic would mean less new plastic being created and cleaning up of pollution.
Can the Flu be Stopped?
The flu, or Influenza, has claimed million of lives and is a constant threat that so far we haven't been able to stop. But is there hope for a future cure?
What are Hyperboloids?
Hyperboloids, you may not know the name but they are everywhere. Lets take a look at how this design is used in everyday life.
Aerogel is the World's Lightest Solid Object
When you think of something light you might think of a feather but Aerogel goes beyond them thanks to their ingenious design. But how do they make this stuff and what use does it have?
What Happens When You Drop a Feather and a Hammer on the Moon?
Watch as astronauts test out the theory that a feather and a hammer dropped at the same time on the moon would both hit the ground together.
The Science of Pain is a Mystery
Pain has always been thought of as being closely tied to actual bodily harm but it seems a lot of it is really just mental.
How Can You Destroy a Black Hole?
Black holes are the universes most destructive forces but is it possible for them to be destroyed? Is there any way to kill a killer?
How Did Scientists Grow a Lamb in a Bag?
It may look bizarre but this is a real baby lamb growing in a plastic bag and it was all done for science. How did this all come about and what does it mean for the future?
What Vaccine Side Effects are There?
Vaccines have become a controversial subject of late with some people avoiding them based on various claims. But what are the side effects of Vaccines?
What are 96,000,000 Shade Balls Doing on a LA Lake?
If you haven't heard about shade balls they're simply large plastic black balls that float on water sources. Why they're there is another story all together.
How Do You Make the World's Roundest Object?
When you think of round things you probably think of balls but what about a perfectly round object? Lets go to a lab that made the world's roundest object.
How the Secret Service Solves Crimes with Ink
The Secret Service does more than just protect the President of the United States, they're also known for their investigative work. Take a look at how they've managed to solve some of the toughest frauds and forgeries with science.
Turning Lobster Shells Into Plastic
Take a look at how a team of students at the Royal College of Art and Imperial College London turn lobster shells into plastic that can be used in planters, wallets, plastic bags and more.