Technology Archive

Fracking Explained: Is This An Opportunity or Danger?

here is fracking explained in five minutes. The first use of hydraulic fracturing was in 1947. The modern fracturing technique, called ‘horizontal slickwater fracturing’, was first used in 1998. It made the extraction of shale gas economical. The energy from the injection of a highly pressurized fluid creates new channels in the rock, which increases

Awesome Robot Spider!

A robot spider with incredibly realistic movement. Imagine having a giant one with a belt fed machine gun on it... wow.

Charge Your Cell Phone In 5 Seconds

This enable you to charge your cell phone in 5 seconds, or an electric car in about a minute. Although graphene is indeed an amazing material with fantastic potential, I’ll believe it when I see it. I guess I’ve heard enough hype over the last 20 years. Now start actually using it for something.

Future Military Robots

Imagine if we created a mech capable of leveling down entire planets and it malfunctioned into killing everything in it’s path because some idiot accidentally flipped a switch?

How High Can We Build?

Related links: KWTV, the first radio mast taller than the Empire State Building: Wikipedia list of tallest structures:List of tallest buildings and structures Information about the space elevator:The Spaceward Foundation