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Here’s Why USB Drives Are Sticking Out In Walls All Across New York

If you just moved to New York, you must be wondering what those USB drives sticking out the walls are meant for? Who had this ridiculous idea while cementing the blocks, you must be wondering. Well, it does serve a purpose. These drives allow offline... 

Here’s Why You Might Be Paying More Than Others When Shopping Online

Internet Users are able to view advertisements of various sorts of content that mostly matches their interest. This is mainly attributable to complex algorithms which assess the past practice and profile of the user to determine what might seem relevant.... 

2015 Is Going To Have An Extra ‘Leap’ Second, That Will Break The Internet

For all those who are used to saying that reading a certain comment or watching a certain video killed their time that would never come back need to revisit that thought. 30th June this year marks the day when one additional second will be added in the... 

Here’s What Happens When A Magnet Is Dropped Through A Copper Pipe

We usually know Copper to be a great electrical and heat conductor. It is also one of those metals that would set you back by a lot of money. Magnets may not attract Copper but super strong magnets are an entirely different case. Here’s a look at that... 

The Largest Known Star is 4,982,686,912 Times Bigger Than The Sun, and is Only 9,500 Light-years Away

Meet the UY Scuti which is massive star that pulsates in the constellation Scutum. This big beauty is now the largest known star that also happens to be the most shining of all. If this star was to be placed in the middle of the Solar System, it would... 

Common Blood Pressure Drug Cures Diabetes In Mice, Human Trials Begin in 2015

For a while now, people have been using the drug Verapamil. It’s an effective medicine for high blood pressure and migraines as well as cardiac arrhythmia. It has also proved to have no severe side effects throughout it’s entire 3o year shelf... 

The Smooth ‘Secret’ – How Michael Jackson Defied Gravity

Micheal Jackson is famous the world over for the anti-gravity lean that he would perform so well. Word is that Micheal Jackson had great assistance in doing so by the special shoe that he invented. This special shoe is said to have had a heel slotted... 

You Make Better Decisions When You’re Hungry, Study Says

Your instincts would tell you that you are better off filling your belly with food before making an important decision. Latest research suggests quite the contrary. Researchers from the Utrecht University in the Netherlands have discovered that hunger... 

Man Paralysed From The Waist Down, WALKS AGAIN!

Science has come so far in the last century that terming every advance as a breakthrough or a miracle has become redundant. They call the iPhone a revolution and the discovery of the Higgs Boson as the “last hurrah of the old physics”. But sometimes... 

Scientist Discover A Spider The Size Of A Puppy

“The South American Goliath Bird Eater” – It sounds like the title of a 30s horror film like the “50 foot creature” or “The Menace from Outer Space”, but in truth it’s the official name of the second biggest...