Tag archive for ‘odd’
The Greenstar, a star shaped floating convention hotel.
By Vipul Kumar On Tuesday, August 7th, 2012

Maldives Won’t Sink: Artificial Islands That Rise With the Sea Level

The Greenstar, a star shaped floating convention hotel. Maldives comprises of 1,192 islands in the Indian Ocean and is the world’s lowest country, just a few feet above the sea level. Sea levels have been More...

3D Printed Gun Parts
By Vipul Kumar On Friday, July 27th, 2012

Want a gun? 3D Print Them With 3D Printers

3D Printed Gun Parts Now it’s possible to manufacture weapons at your home. You can simply 3D print them. A gunsmith operating under  the handle of “HaveBlue” announced recently that he has successfully More...

Bottles Of Alcohol
By Vipul Kumar On Monday, July 23rd, 2012
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Music Gets You Drunk Faster: Fact

Bottles Of Alcohol How much do you drink at a bar or restaurant? Too much? That’s probably because those bars and restaurants have learnt that loud, fast music makes you eat and drink more, at a faster rate. New More...

Camp Nectar
By Vipul Kumar On Saturday, May 19th, 2012

The best ad ever for a fruit juice!!!

Camp Nectar All other brands should just quit right now, because Brazilian juice company Camp Nectar has objectively the hands-down best ad campaign in the history of the juice-boxing business—all thanks to the More...

By Vipul Kumar On Friday, May 18th, 2012

Drink Coffee, Live Longer!!!

Millions of us start the morning with a coffee and think nothing of it. But new medical research suggests that it could be helping you live longer—if you drink enough of it. The large-scale study, which is published More...

Energy to be generated from viruses
By Vipul Kumar On Thursday, May 17th, 2012

Viruses, the new source of energy

Energy to be generated from viruses Researchers are putting viruses to work in the lab, using them to build tiny devices that gather energy from mechanical forces, like the press of a finger, to run a small liquid-crystal More...

By Vipul Kumar On Wednesday, May 16th, 2012

Dubai’s latest gift to world: Underwater Hotel !!!

Dubai Underwater Hotel Skylines are so passed. In an attempt to give travelers better—or at least closer—ocean views, Dubai-based construction company Drydocks World and Swiss consulting, engineering, and More...

A painted wall of a Mayan site
By Vipul Kumar On Tuesday, May 15th, 2012

New Mayan Discovery: Earth won’t end on Dec’12

A painted wall of a Mayan site Here’s what’s not going to happen this year: the earth won’t end on Dec. 12; it won’t be swallowed by a black hole, consumed by the sun or get taken out by More...

By Vipul Kumar On Sunday, May 13th, 2012

Teleportation no longer sci-fi now

Teleportation seems possible now... Teleportation, sci-fi as it sounds, is actually not fictional or even new; two years ago, Chinese physicists broke the then-current record for quantum teleportation by teleporting More...

Does beer make you smarter?
By Shashank Agarwal On Monday, April 16th, 2012

Was beer the secret to Facebook’s success?

Does beer make you smarter? Scientists at the University of Illinois in Chicago discover that men solve brain teasers better after a couple of beers. Facebook’s Mark Zuckerberg was known to give interviews More...