World’s Fastest Car: Hennessey Venom GT reached 435.31 km/h (270.49 mph)
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World’s Fastest Car: Hennessey Venom GT reached 435.31 km/h (270.49 mph)

A new speed record was set by Hennessey Venom GT that managed to reach 435.31 km/h (270.49 mph). The previous record was 434.29 km/h, obtained by a Bugatti Veyron Super Sport, 4 years ago. The 1,244bhp Venom clocked its record-breaking figure in the hands of test pilot Brian Smith on February 14 on Florida’s Space…

The Apocalypse of Heaven: what will happen to the earth because of the sun?
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The Apocalypse of Heaven: what will happen to the earth because of the sun?

Older stars “massacre” often nearby planets, recent research shows, and this might be the fate of Earth: toward the end of his life, the Sun will destroy the Earth, breaking it into pieces. (But that could happen only after a long time – billions of years.) A study of older stars shows that they can destroy planets…

Why did leprosy disappear in Europe? New Facts!
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Why did leprosy disappear in Europe? New Facts!

Once scientist have analyzed DNA samples taken from a mass grave where the bodies of people affected by leprosy were buried  in the eleventh century, they have found out why the leprosy vanished from Western Europe. According to experts it appears that a genetic change produced in the human body has led individuals immune to…

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What’s the connection between pain, peppers and life expectancy?

Blocking the body’s ability to feel pain increases lifetime and one of the ways to alleviate the pain is regular consumption of chilli, says a researcher. Recent experiments on mice had shown that blocking reception of pain signals to the brain leads to increased lifespan. Mice, after a genetic mutation, did not synthesized TRPV1 – a…

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Wireless brain-computer interface will allow us to move objects with the power of thought (VIDEO)

Interface developed by the researchers at Brown University, USA, is the first device of its kind – an implantable, rechargeable and able to wirelessly transmit information. After 13 months of successful experiments performed on monkeys and pigs, the device may soon be tested on humans. Constructed of titanium, the new interface does not require attachment…

What came first, the chicken or the egg? Scientists offer the answer
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What came first, the chicken or the egg? Scientists offer the answer

Everyone has faced this question during life, but the scientific answer is not known. Now, scientists provide an answer to this riddle. Chickens as a species have become chickens after a long and slow process of evolution. At one point, a similar bird hen produced a follower, as a result of a mutation of DNA,…

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Unique project in China: ‘farmscrapers’ that will produce food for all their people (PHOTO)

Vincent Callebaut Architects, a French company created a solution for achieving sustainable buildings for the Chinese metropolis of Shenzhen. The result Shenzhen Asian project called Cairn Farmscraper, an initiative that proposes the construction of six towers with a stacked stone look one on top of another.  Besides the ‘farmscrapers’ amazing design, the buildings will provide space…

Ugly people are more likely to find a partner on dating sites (Video)
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Ugly people are more likely to find a partner on dating sites (Video)

Published on March 22nd, 2014 People considered ugly compared to classic beauty standards and have a profile on dating sites receive more messages and have more chances of having a relationship than those considered beautiful because it creates divided opinions, informs DailyMail.co.uk. The finding belongs to the founders of the online platform OkCupid, who studies mathematics and,…

Why alcohol makes us believe some are more attractive than others?
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Why alcohol makes us believe some are more attractive than others?

“Beer goggles” phenomenon is used to explain how a few glasses of alcohol is sufficient to transform a person in Prince Charming, British researchers explained. According to Dr. Amanda Ellison, a researcher at the University of Durham, men and women do not see each other differently after consuming alcohol. “We continue to see them as…