Science Archive

The ‘Quantum Invisibility Cloak’ Video Is A Hoax

The video that shows a man standing in the middle of a bush covering himself with a “quantum invisibility cloak” has received a lot of attention and has caused a lot of excitement on social media. The one-minute clip has been viewed by over

Girls do better at Science and Math until they’re asked to indicate their gender

They’re Trying To Divide Us! Will You Let Them?

Unity among people is a concept that many people have been promoting for a long time, perhaps even as long as humans have existed, but that unity means different things to different people. Many of us don’t live in a way that consciously and

Enigmas of Science: How did the Brain evolve?

Tracing back the evolutionary history of something is much like a detective sifting through the crime scene trying to make sense of it all; following the leads and joining the dots. The human evolution project – as far as studying it is concerned –

Space Travel Could Become Impossible In The Future – Unless We Clean It Up

A few weeks ago, I was simply browsing through my daily science briefing, my news feed and multiple messengers instantly started buzzing with news articles regarding a new world record. India had launched a total of 104 satellites onboard a single rocket into space,

Solving Hunger With Food Waste – The Robin Hood Army

The Robin Hood Army is a New Delhi, India, based organisation that works to get surplus food from restaurants and distribute it to hungry and less fortunate people of society. The organisation has over 9000 volunteers in 13 countries, in 41 cities, so far. The

Study Finds The Internet Works Much Like Our Brain

A new study has found an intriguing correlation between the functions of the internet and neural activity in the human brain. Hailed by many neurologists as a groundbreaking initiative, the functional similarity between the brain and the internet can potentially open new avenues into

Researchers discover new fossils suggesting Mars had perfect conditions for early life-forms

Researchers have discovered the oldest fossil on Earth pointing towards the fact that the early life organisms existed on earth, and were thriving some 4.2 billion years ago. This new estimate is hundreds of millions of years earlier than it was previously believed by

Air Pollution: London’s Invisible Child Killer

802. The number of schools in London which exceed the legal air quality level in the UK. 40,000. The number of people whose deaths are directly attributed to air pollution each year in the UK. 5. The number of days into 2017 that one

Astronaut from ISS trolls conspiracy theorists with a spacewalk selfie

What can convince a perpetual naysayer? Probably nothing at all. The nifty trend of defying fact and established truth in the face of colossal empirical evidence has been picking up lately. There are folks who have the audacity to deny climate change, the moon landing,