Life Changing Inventions of the 20th Century!

From things you use every day to technology you couldn’t live without…stay tuned to number 1 to find out the most important inventions of the 20th century! Number 10: The Radio. Long before there was the Internet, long before there was television, there was the radio. And, despite superior technologies being around today, it’s something […]

The Nuclear Reactor: What Does It Do? | Stuff of Genius

– [Narrator] Behold, the nuclear reactor. But what does it do? At a basic level, today’s nuclear reactors break or split atoms. This process, called the nuclear fission, releases the energy that holds an atom together, an energy called strong force. As you might guess from the name, this force binding protons and neutrons is […]

What Will Happen to Us Before 2025

Do you remember yourself 10 years ago? The world around you was very different from now, wasn’t it? No wonder: the 21st century is the age of rapid technological progress, and we’re advancing at a mind-blowing rate. So what do you think our world will look like by 2025? It’s only a little bit more […]

8 HUMAN POWERED AIRCRAFT & Pedal Powered Flying Machines

– [Narrator] Human powered flight is about as green as it gets. Add that to dreams of reaching the heavens and you get the top eight human powered aircraft. Number eight, the Snowbird. We as humans have spent centuries trying to fly before finally developing the technologies needed to soar with the birds. And in […]

24 Weirdest Japanese Inventions That Actually Exist

that Smurfs presents 24 weirdest Japanese inventions number one full-body umbrella this umbrella was made for people who want to complete protection from the rain at first glance it looks like a typical umbrella during a particularly heavy rainstorm with high winds a second clear umbrella can be released and it will go down to […]

Clear Solar Panels | Innovation Nation

solar panels have been around since the 1950s we put them on rooftops to collect sunlight turn that sunlight into usable electricity they’re not always pretty to look at but they work the challenge has been the cost it takes a whole lot of solar panels to generate enough electricity to power a home or […]

The Solar Oven | It’s Cool, But Does It Really Work

[Narrator] This is the GoSun. It’s a solar-powered grill that claims to cook a meal for two people in minutes. Medha: It is steaming! Oh fudge, it’s so hot! Ahhh! I’m Jake. I’m Medha. And we’re testing out inventions to see if they live up to expectations. Jake: We’re here to answer the biggest question: […]