Chemistry

13 Most Mind-Blowing Chemical Reactions

13 Most Mind-Blowing Chemical Reactions

Chemistry can be one of the most mesmerizing but also dangerous sciences. The mixing of certain chemicals can cause rather unexpected reactions that make...

Fruits and Vegetables Coated with this Edible Peel Last Five Times Longer

Fruits and Vegetables Coated with this Edible Peel Last Five Times Longer

Keeping fruits and vegetable fresh has always been a domestic issue for everyone regardless of where you are from in the world. On an...

Science Says the Healthiest Way to Make a Cup of Tea is to Microwave It

Science Says the Healthiest Way to Make a Cup of Tea is to Microwave It

To all the tea drinkers out there, have you ever wondered if there is a perfect way of brewing your favorite hot drink? According...

This Fountain by the Famous American Sculptor Spews Mercury Instead of Water

This Fountain by the Famous American Sculptor Spews Mercury Instead of Water

“No great mind has ever existed without a touch of madness” – those were the famous words quoted by the ancient Greek philosopher Aristotle....

This Solar-Powered Device Pulls Drinking Water From the Driest Desert Air

This Solar-Powered Device Pulls Drinking Water From the Driest Desert Air

Thanks to a team of researchers, the world is one step closer to Star Wars-style moisture farming. A spongelike device uses solar energy to...

Here’s the Real Life Use of EVERY Element on the Periodic Table

Here’s the Real Life Use of EVERY Element on the Periodic Table

The elements on the periodic table are everywhere, in fact, they make up everything. Understanding how to read a periodic table is one thing,...

Marijuana from an Engineering Perspective: What’s Really Going On?

Marijuana from an Engineering Perspective: What’s Really Going On?

For many in the US and across the world, the talk of legalizing Marijuana has been at the forefront of political discussion. Regardless of...

The Hottest Elements in Engineering in 2017

The Hottest Elements in Engineering in 2017

Engineering is nothing without chemical elements and the materials they make up. 2017 is already ripe with...

Top 10 Most Dangerous Chemicals in the World

Top 10 Most Dangerous Chemicals in the World

Chemicals and chemical elements are all around us and very few are actually harmless to life in sufficient doses. Historically, poisons have claimed the...

Chlorine Trifluoride : The Compound That Can Even Set Fire to Glass

Chlorine Trifluoride : The Compound That Can Even Set Fire to Glass

Chlorine trifluoride (ClF3) is toxic, corrosive, and incredibly reactive with practically every element on the planet. The chemical is rather useful as a high-energy fluorinating...