Christopher Mcfadden

Everyday Formulas That All Engineering Students Use

Everyday Formulas That All Engineering Students Use

OK, cards on the table. With a such a broad brush we couldn’t possibly cover all the key equations required for every engineering discipline...

15 Truly Useful Things You Can 3D Print

15 Truly Useful Things You Can 3D Print

Do you have a 3D printer? Looking for something cool to print? Good for you, you’ve come to the right place. Here is our...

Li-Fi : Light-Based Wireless Technology 100 Times Faster Than Wi-Fi

Li-Fi : Light-Based Wireless Technology 100 Times Faster Than Wi-Fi

Li-Fi, or Light Fidelity, is an interesting and exciting potential competitor to the wireless veteran, Wi-Fi. Using light bulbs and solar cells to transmit...

15 Animals That Have Been Successfully Cloned by Scientists

15 Animals That Have Been Successfully Cloned by Scientists

Cloning, to some a glimpse of the future, to others a step too far. There can be no doubt, however, that this technology will...

Biomimicry: The Sincerest Form of Flattery

Biomimicry: The Sincerest Form of Flattery

Since the dawn of time, humankind has looked to nature for inspiration. From the tragedy of Icarus to modern building designs, biomimicry probably shouldn’t...

Geologists May Have Discovered a New Continent Called ‘Zealandia’

Geologists May Have Discovered a New Continent Called ‘Zealandia’

How many continents are there on Earth? Seven right? Well, actually it is, but only for geologists or is it now five? Contrary to...

Could We Actually Create Artificial Gravity in Space?

Could We Actually Create Artificial Gravity in Space?

We’ve all seen artificial gravity in many sci-fi films or read and dreamed about it in novels. But is it actually possible? In space,...

Awesome Valentine’s Day Gift Ideas for Engineers

Awesome Valentine’s Day Gift Ideas for Engineers

Roses are red, violets are blue, we made a list, of special gift ideas for you. With the 14th of February marching ever closer,...

5 Mind-Scrambling Logical Paradoxes

5 Mind-Scrambling Logical Paradoxes

What do you call apparently self-contradictory statements or problems? What about if they seem to prove something that doesn’t seem to be correct intuitively?...

Going Round the Bend With the Tehachapi Loop

Going Round the Bend With the Tehachapi Loop

Straight out of the imagination of a small child with a wooden train set, the Tehachapi Loop is an interesting piece of engineering. For...