Fastest data speed has been recorded at 1.125 Tb/sec

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The current fastest optical transmission technology allows us to reach data speeds of 100 Gb/sec. That is fast, very fast…but is no longer the fastest. The Electrical Engineering department of the University College of London (UCL) has recently reported that it has successfully achieved data speeds of 1.125 Tb/sec.


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Elon Musk says, within 2 to 3 years a Tesla can travel cross-country without any driver

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In a recent phone call, Elon Musk said that a Tesla would be able to automatically drive from LA to NYC, if the owner “summons” the car to do so. All is needed is a smartphone. There is however, a wait time of 24 to 36 months before this technology can be made practical.


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Dangerous Popsicles: an experiment with undesirable shapes and forms

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Popsicles are fun summery treats. With many exciting colors and flavors to choose from, popsicles can be seen to provide enjoyment and relief even before they get tasted. You might have noticed a sort of mental gratification at the mere sight of a popsicle. Dangerous Popsicles analyzes this particular human behavior and seeks how our senses respond to oddly shaped frozen treats.


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Sugru is a material that fixes broken things and extends their lives

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If you enjoy repairing damaged objects around your home instead of simply discarding them, you need to check out this product called Sugru. It’s a self setting rubber material, that can be molded to a desired shape [like play-doh] and used on things to make them work again.


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Braigo, invented by a 12 year old, is an affordable Braille Printer made with Lego

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While building with Lego is fun, discovering new projects is exciting all the time. What we have here is a story of a young boy named Shubham Banerjee, who with his thoughtfulness and passion of building with Lego, has designed Braigo, a Lego Braille Printer that rivals the ones currently sold, with its cost effectiveness.


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