Category: Earth

Three factors made skyscrapers possible

May 27, 2023

Skyscrapers are one of the most fascinating objects behind the advancements of today’s modern age. Without skyscrapers in history, it is highly doubtful that the human race would have progressed this far. Let’s get to know the three important people and their ideas that made the widespread construction of skyscrapers possible. Henry Bessemer Revolutionized steel…

The presence of water vapor on another planet has been identified by our James Webb.

May 16, 2023

Evidence for the presence of water was found in the rocky planet GJ 486 b, which is 30% larger than Earth and three times more massive. GJ 486 b is a solid planet with a stronger gravity than Earth. It orbits its parent star, a red dwarf star, every 1.5 Earth days.Also, because it is…

This is TOI 700 E, the most recent Earth-sized planet discovered by science about 100 light-years away. (TOI 700 e.)

May 14, 2023

This Earth-like planet orbits within the habitable zone (habitable zone) of its parent star. In the background, its other Earth-like sister planet, TOI 700 d, can also be seen a distant speck. We are not alone in this vast universe.? right..?? Photo and other information credit: NASA/JPL-Caltech/Robert Hurt.

Austrian Felix Baungartner is the first person to record sky diving faster than sound.

May 6, 2023

This Austrian skydived at a height of 39 km from the sky in New Mexico. Felix reached this height in a balloon and it took less than ten minutes to reach the bottom. In the final moments of the jump, Felix used a parachute to speed control his descent Felix jumped at a speed of…

China announces plans for world’s first hyperloop line with 1,000 km/h trains

May 4, 2023

A team of Chinese researchers has completed the first full-scale superconducting test run for a high-speed maglev train, developed by the China Aerospace Science and Industry Corporation. The train is expected to travel at speeds exceeding 1,000 km/h in a low-vacuum tube, transporting passengers and cargo between mega city clusters in the future. The test…

Sultan Al Neyadi became the first Arab astronaut to walk in space

May 3, 2023

Having achieved the feat of becoming the first Arab astronaut to complete a long-duration mission in space, UAE’s Sultan Al Neyadi has now achieved another feat. Al Neyadi is now the first Arab astronaut to go on a spacewalk. Sultan Al Neyadi left the space station at 1.42pm on Saturday, April 29, accompanied by NASA…

Why do Hens only lay eggs during the day?

May 1, 2023

The hen, which is raised by humans worldwide for eggs and meat, is a species of bird in the subfamily Phasianina of the Phasianidae family. The domestic fowls seen today are the descendants of domesticated red fowls. Chickens lay eggs up to 300 days a year compared to other birds. Chickens only lay eggs during…

Do you know of a land where the sun shines even at midnight?

April 20, 2023

Not to mention, there is a land on earth where the sun burns even at midnight; Antarctica. Being near the South Pole, the nights and days here are not like ours. Antarctic summer is always sunny. The time when the sun does not set. It can be said that there is no night here for…