Oct 102016
(VIDEO) Q: Why don't birds collide in mid-air? A: They swerve right!

One of the most commonly asked questions is probably: why don’t birds experience mid-air collisions? The answer is: they always veer right. A research study tried to find out why birds do not crash into each other when flying and the main hypothesis was that they acquired these skills after evolution of millions of years. [Read more]

Oct 082016
VIDEO: Boeing 737 nearly crashing in extreme croswind at Prague Airport

A video footage shows breathtaking moments at Prague’s Václav Havel Airport where a Boeing 737 airplane narrowly avoided a dramatic crash right before touching down. As seen in the images below, the giant passenger jet is on the final approach and becomes almost uncontrollable because of the strong wind gusts. It banks from one side [Read more]

Oct 082016
Secret of Arctic City built under Greenland glacier. US military base Camp Century to be surfaced by global warming (VIDEO)

Global warming seems to reveal the hidden secrets of the Cold War. A US Army base unknown until recently and built under Greenland glaciers, is expected to surface in the near future with the risk of causing an environmental catastrophe. The top-secret Arctic City had been designed for hosting hundreds ballistic missile and supporting research [Read more]

Oct 082016
VIDEO: F-16 entry into service with Romanian Air Force: Fighting Falcon unveiled flight capabilities at 86th Air Base Borcea

Two F-16 fighter jets rumbled into the sky above 86th Air Base near Fetesti on Friday Oct. 7, 2016, marking the official entry into service of this type of aircraft for the Romanian Air Force (SCROLL DOWN FOR VIDEO). Besides the two jets that rocked the skies, three were lined-up on the runway while a [Read more]

Oct 062016
Throwing iPhone 7 Plus from the top of Burj Khalifa

A viral video shows a guy throwing an iPhone 7 Plus from the 148th floor of Burj Khalifa but his stunt sparked public concerns over the safety of those on the ground. It may sound like pure madness to drop intentionally an iPhone 7 off the world’s tallest building, but apparently there are people keen [Read more]

Oct 062016
Mitsubishi built world's fastest elevator for Shanghai skyscraper

A skyscraper in China boasts the fastest elevator in the world!!! (SCROLL FOR VIDEO) Built by Mitsubishi Electric, the elevator moves up and down inside Shanghai Tower, the second-tallest building in the world, at a record-breaking speed of 20.5 meters per second (67 ft/s), which means more than six floors per second. Thus, it will [Read more]

Oct 052016

British researchers David James Thouless (University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA, Frederick Duncan Michael Haldane (Princeton University, NJ, USA) and John Michael Kosterlitz (Brown University, Providence, RI, USA) won the Nobel Prize in Physics 2016 for their “theoretical discoveries of topological phase transitions and topological phases of matter”. Such states of matter are usually met [Read more]

Oct 012016
VIDEO: Romania Welcomes F-16 Fighter Jets in Historic First for Country's Military Aviation

F-16 Fighting Falcon fighter jets made historic touchdown on Romanian soil on Thursday, and the eagerly awaited arrival occurred at the 86th Air Base (Baza 86 Aeriană) Borcea in Calarasi County. “The first six F-16 aircraft landed yesterday (Thursday, Sep. 29) at Romanian Air Base 86 Borcea. Before landing at the airfield, the six fighter [Read more]

Sep 302016
ESA's space probe Rosetta completes mission, "crashes" into comet 67P/Churyumov-Gerasimenko

ESA’s spacecraft Rosetta ended historic 12-year space mission on Friday when made a controlled crash landing on comet 67P/Churyumov–Gerasimenko under the supervision of scientists from the European Space Operations Center (ESOC) in Darmstadt, Germany. “Rosetta’s collision with the space object occurred at a speed of 90 centimeters per second (3.2 km/h), “ie human walking speed””, [Read more]

Sep 282016
The Moon split from Earth after interplanetary collision 4.5 billion years ago

The moon was part of the Earth but an interplanetary crush led to the formation of Terra’s natural satellite about 4.5 billion years ago. New study published in the journal Nature Geoscience, claims to have finally discovered evidence that the Moon was created after a dramatic collision long time ago. It is widely believed that [Read more]