Have you ever seen an atom?

Have you ever seen at atom? Seeing as everything is made of them, you have. But have you ever seen one on its own? Over time, microscopes have become more and more powerful, allowing us to see deeper into the world of the ultra-small. Traditional light microscopes can be used to see things like these […]

Chernobyl Disaster: New Safe Confinement | Mind Blowing Facts

This is the Kiev district of Ukraine in Eastern Europe. Once part of the mighty Soviet Union, it became a world of ghost towns and abandoned cities. It’s one of the most radioactive regions on the planet, with over 2 and a half thousand square kilometres deemed uninhabitable. The results of one of the world’s […]

Hydrocarbon Power!: Crash Course Chemistry #40

You’ve heard this before, but it bears repeating. Carbon is the element of life. So much so that when we explore other planets the first thing we look for is compounds that contain carbon. In fact, there was a time when we thought carbon compounds could only be produced by living things. So early chemists […]

Incredible Cob House Tour – A Sustainable Green Building

hey everyone we’re here on main island in British Columbia and we’re checking out the Cobb cottage this is a two-story 800 square foot cottage and it was built with Cobb which is a fantastic natural building material and Cobb is just a simple mixture of sand clay and straw this is the very first […]

Is This New Super Carbon Better Than Graphene?

Graphene is heralded as a wonder-material that could completely change our world. Its incredibly flexible, strong and conductive carbon structure promises to revolutionize energy storage, computing, and technology as we know it. But graphene isn’t the only nanocarbon out there with promising applications. There’s one in particular that’s been capturing scientists’ attention for decades, and […]