Science and technology studies
Science, technology and society (STS), also referred to as science and technology studies is a branch or offspring of science studies. It considers how social, political, and cultural values affect sc...
Virtual Reality Apps Development: 8 Problems to Overcome
VR mobile apps are gaining more and more popularity - and not just for games anymore. What are the virtual reality problems to overcome in development?
Greater access to STEM and computer science programs
"Greater access to STEM and computer science programs will ensure that our children can develop the skills they need to compete and win, in the workforce of tomorrow." President Donald J. Trump...
President Trump Signs Executive Order H.R. 321 And H.R. 255 To Promote The Advancement Of Women In Science And Technology And Stem Cell Research.
President Trump Signs Executive Order in the Oval Office Trump will sign H.R. 321 and H.R. 255, both of which are aimed at increasing women’s participation i...
Cash-Strapped Saudi Arabia Switches To Gregorian Calendar To Pay Civil Servants Less
Saudi Arabian civil servants will lose 11 days of pay after the country switched to the Gregorian calendar, the predominant format for organizing time in the West. The switch is part of austerity meas...
Tapped For Success: Boozy Pipe Dream Becomes Reality For Belgian Beer Lovers
The beer will travel through the pipeline at a speed of about 3 meters (about 9.8 feet) per second, according to Vanneste. The pipeline is expected to deliver about 5,000 to 6,000 liters (about 1,320 ...
Aug 23,-Happy 25th Birthday To The World Wide Web
On this day in history: On August 23, 1991, new users for the first time were able to access the World Wide Web. The occasion is known as Internaut Day.
This Door Knob Shows What's On The Other Side
"A Room in a Glass Globe" doorknob design by Hideyuki Nakayama shows what's in the room on the other side.
China Will Test A 'Straddle Bus' That Drives Over Cars
If you've ever imagined yourself driving a monster truck over rush hour traffic, there might be a real job for you some day as a straddle bus driver.
Incredible Way Of Future Transportation-Straddling Bus(3D bus)
Imagine one day you driving on road, then one huge "moving tunnel" flying overhead, carring with hundreds of people, you may think it is dream, but it is tru...
The World's First Artificially Intelligent Lawyer Gets Hired
Ask ROSS to look up an obscure court ruling from 13 years ago, and ROSS will not only search for the case in an instant — without contest or complaint — but it'll offer opinions in plain language abou...
There’s a Bus With Wi-Fi That Will Take You From L.A. To SF While You Sleep For $48
Thanks to a new startup, sleepy drivers can be snoozing while a designated driver gets them safely to their destination overnight. The … Continue reading →
Loving Vincent - Film Trailer
The ambitious animation aims to tell the story of Vincent Van Gogh’s influential but troubled life, using 12 hand-made oil paintings per second that were created in the style of the legendary painter....
The Millionaire Machine
Cliff is back with an amazing device - The Millionaire Calculator
Join us on the hunt for the government's oldest computer
As the saying goes, "If it ain't broke, don't fix it." If a machine is doing its job, reliably and without error, then common sense dictates that you just shouldn't mess with it. This is doubly true f...
An Hour Every Day Workout Can Power Your Home For Twenty-Four Hours
What if you could power your house for an entire day just by exercising for an hour, would that motivate you to do it? I just love this idea, it could even become something that can be done as a famil...
Actor-network theory
Actor–network theory (ANT) is an approach to social theory and research, originating in the field of science studies, which treats objects as part of social networks. Although it is best known for it...
Bibliometrics
Bibliometrics is statistical analysis of written publications, such as books or articles. Bibliometric methods are frequently used in the field of library and information science, including scientome...
Fuzzy logic
Fuzzy logic is a form of many-valued logic that deals with approximate, rather than fixed and exact reasoning. Compared to traditional binary logic (where variables may take on true or false values), ...
History of technology
The history of technology is the history of the invention of tools and techniques, and is similar in many ways to other sides of the history of humanity. New knowledge has enabled people to create new...
History of technology - Wikipedia
Science center
Science centers or science centres are science museums that emphasize a hands-on approach, featuring interactive exhibits that encourage visitors to experiment and explore.The first science center was...
Science center - Wikipedia
Science studies
Science studies is an interdisciplinary research area that seeks to situate scientific expertise in broad social, historical, and philosophical contexts. It uses various methods to analyze the produc...
Social epistemology
Social epistemology refers to a broad set of approaches to the study of knowledge that construes human knowledge as a collective achievement. Another way of characterizing social epistemology is as th...
Technological change
Technological change (TC) is a term that is used to describe the overall process of invention, innovation and diffusion of technology or processes. The term is synonymous with technological developmen...
Technology assessment
Technology assessment (TA, German Technikfolgenabschätzung, French évaluation des choix scientifiques et technologiques) is a scientific, interactive, and communicative process that aims to contribute...
Technology strategy
Technology strategy (Information Technology strategy or IT strategy) is the overall plan which consist of objective(s), principles and tactics relating to use of the technologies within a particular o...
Type-1 OWA operators
The Yager's OWA (ordered weighted averaging) operators have been widely used to aggregate the crisp values in decision making schemes (such as multi-criteria decision making, multi-expert decisin mak...