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Why Is It So Difficult to Lose Weight?

Why Is It So Difficult to Lose Weight?

Everyone knows that the best way to deal with obesity is to eat less and exercise more. However, it is easy to become fat from being lean, while it is difficult to do in the opposite way. So eating less and exercise more is not a simple issue to be [...]

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GE-Jet Engines Are Cool Enough, How About Bulbs?

GE-Jet Engines Are Cool Enough, How About Bulbs?

If you compare the engine of an aircraft and a LED bulb, what’s the difference? Size, or power? Maybe both. Most people ignore the cooling technology. Without good cooling solutions, either a jet or a LED bulb can burnout due to overheating. Obviously, jet engine requires more sophisticated technology, which [...]

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A Full-Of-Memories Wedding Ring—Romance of a Geek

A Full-Of-Memories Wedding Ring—Romance of a Geek

Ray Arifianto, a geek who works for the XBOX platform team at Microsoft, is getting married. He got the nerdiest wedding ring ever from his lovely fiancée.   From the image we can see that the wedding ring is customized to have the shape of a USB drive. Ray thinks [...]

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Love = Chocolate + Cocaine, Tasty but Addictive

Love = Chocolate + Cocaine, Tasty but Addictive

No matter in the movies or in real life, people who just break up always chew full mouth of chocolate. On the contrary, those who are in love with somebody rarely eat chocolate. Is it because “falling in love” is already sweet enough that you don’t need the same taste [...]

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Explain Consciousness by Shapes of Flowers

Explain Consciousness by Shapes of Flowers

Mr. Paul Lockhart, a mathematician, said before that how to become a mathematician does not depend on his specialized skills or knowledge, but on his insatiable curiosity and aspiration for simple beauty. So, is it possible to apply such curiosity and aspiration to solution of questions which have perplexed scientists [...]

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Who Love to Watch the CSI Fingerprint Capture?

Who Love to Watch the CSI Fingerprint Capture?

In old-fashion detective stories, no matter the story comes from which country, there is always a “blood fingerprint” to show up. However, in current movies, such scenarios become less and less, probably because there are many methods to capture and identify the fingerprints and nobody is going to commit such [...]

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Hey Puppy, Please Get Along with That Kitty!

Hey Puppy, Please Get Along with That Kitty!

Do you keep a dog and a cat together but they are always fighting like…dogs and cats? You may wonder how could it possible to make them get along with each other, especially for their first meeting. Somebody suggests that to help them get along, you should bring them to [...]

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Change the Way You Talk and Make Yourself Heard

Change the Way You Talk and Make Yourself Heard

Experience says: “Don’t get yourself stuck into those redundant formalism.” While experiment says: “Don’t overlook formats. When we are all used to certain formats, our brains start to become lazy and judge the contents through the formats. When you’ve been in queue for two hours and a guy suddenly cut [...]

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11 Weird Beauty Products

11 Weird Beauty Products

If you have the chance to look at some old magazines, you’ll be surprised to find all kinds of beauty products for improving women’s appearance. Most of the products seem to be extremely weird and 90 % of them are totally useless while some of them may even be very [...]

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Who Comes First, Male or Female?

Who Comes First, Male or Female?

People used to think that X chromosome appeared many years longer than Y chromosome did. However, American scientists have recently pointed out that the most recent common ancestors of human male came into being at almost same time with the females. Previous studies showed that the most recent common ancestors [...]

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