University of Michigan researchers created a breakthrough organic photovoltaic with an efficiency comparable to inorganic solar cells currently on the market.By Shelby RogersApril 25, 2018For decades, the goal with solar power has been developing efficient solar cells at a relatively low cost. A team of engineers from the University of Michigan seems to have done that with organic solar cells.
Website builders are a perfect solution for upcoming bloggers and small businesses to build an attractive website without breaking their bank. And the decision may come down two of the most popular platforms: Wix vs Squarespace. The internet is flooded with countless content management systems (CMS) and website builders, which is why it can be a bit tricky to select the right option.
Ecommerce is quietly and conveniently taking over our lives. According to Jeff Bezos, Amazon has over 100 million Amazon Prime members. Free shipping is the norm. Two-day shipping is becoming one-day or two-hour shipping. If you want to start your ecommerce store, choosing the best ecommerce platforms can be tough - there are over 477 different options .
Landing pages are essential for your business. They entice your visitors to act, capture new leads, build your online following, and generate sales. The best landing page builders also give you a custom domain name, heatmaps to track engagement, integration with webinar software , and landing page tools to optimize conversions.
When you think of ecommerce and selling products online, you can't ignore Shopify. Although Amazon dominates the ecommerce space, the nearly 1.3 million ecommerce businesses are trying to keep up with their own online storefronts. And with tons of options for ecommerce platforms , where do brands go when they want to create their own ecommerce website?
As an ecommerce store owner, your job doesn't end after a customer orders a product - that's when it begins. You have to take care of order fulfillment services, including shipping, inventory management, packaging, handling returns, and more. You must ensure your product delivery is handled properly so that you receive good reviews, repeat business, and improve your bottom line.
It's easy to get wrapped up in the TikToks of the world. These are the tools positioned as the next frontier in social media marketing. Why wouldn't businesses want to hit the metaphorical dusty trail and lay claim to their share of return on investment (ROI) gold? For starters, relevancy and resources.
All successful WordPress blogs rely on great web hosting . A simple Google search reveals hundreds of hosting services, eager to offer services that might seem tempting for the price. However, be warned that most of them are shared hosting services. “Great hosting boils down to the 3 S's: speed, support, and security,” claims Adam Berry, the digital director at Wingard Creative .
By Kathleen VillaluzMay 11, 2017A 12-year-old girl, Rajgauri Pawar, who sat an IQ test overwhelmingly scored way above the genius benchmark and exceeded the scores of renowned theoretical physicist Albert Einstein and acclaimed cosmologist Stephen Hawking. Image Adapted From Wikimedia Commons and Lwp Kommunikáció via Flickr 12-year-old geniusRajgauri Pawar, a 12-year-old pupil from the Altrincham Grammar School for Girls in Manchester, England, took the British Mensa IQ test and scored 162 - two points higher than Einstein and Hawking who scored 160.
By Shelby RogersMay 05, 2017& 34;In space, no one can hear you scream.& 34; This famous tagline from the sci-fi thriller Alien couldn& 39;t be more accurate, especially given NASA& 39;s latest news release. NASA& 39;s Cassini spacecraft just sent in the first-ever audio of Saturn& 39;s rings. If you& 39;ve ever wanted to hear the silence of space, this is it.
So you& 39;ve finished your journey of elemental schooling and have taken it upon yourself to further your academics into the daunting realm of science. Or perhaps you are only interested in what drives people to seek four more years of grueling work which leads to a mediocre paying job that receives nowhere near enough recognition (no bias, of course.
April 13, 2017Shoelaces that constantly come untied is one of the most annoying things about footwear. The phenomenon has puzzled many after constantly having to bend over and tie their shoes. & 34;How could a knot that I haven& 39;t touched come untied?& 34; we have asked. Thanks to a team of mechanical engineering researchers, we finally have an answer.
May 06, 2017Artificial intelligence is now being successfully used to scan medical data and predict whether patients will have strokes or heart attacks. In a recent study, the AI system was more accurate at predicting these possible occurrences than doctors.How does it work?The AI system works by learning from past medical record data and finding common factors between patients that have had heart attacks with people that might have heart attacks.
Software Engineers are often referred to as Computer Programmers or Software Developers, and although there are a lot of Software Engineers in companies nowadays, only a few of them have university engineering degrees.One of the highly pursued fields of study, Software Engineering is the learning of how to develop or engineer software using systematic design methods.
As the world casually got on with their usual activities last weekend, the STEM community took a different avenue and flooded Twitter& 39;s online traffic by tweeting about themselves using the hashtag BillMeetScienceTwitter. This social media trend was aimed to catch Bill Nye& 39;s attention, the Science Guy with a Netflix show entitled & 34;Bill Nye Saves The World& 34;.
By Jessica MileyJune 13, 2017Looks like NASA engineers have been working closely with Batman characters Alfred Pennyworth or Lucius Fox to develop this brand new Mars rover concept, that is designed to carry people across our closest planetary neighbour, Mars.Before the official announcement from NASA earlier this month speculation had been building on a Reddit thread questioning & 34;what is this thing?
May 14, 2017The future looks like a scary place to some and to others it appears as the land of opportunity. The world& 39;s top minds seem to be making predictions left and right about just what the future will hold for humanity. Here are 5 of the most prominent future predictions from some of the world& 39;s most prominent minds.
Not to be mistaken by timelapse, hyperlapse is an exposure technique in photography. It captures the moving flow of a subject and its surrounding by gradually changing the position of the camera between each exposure.This creates a tracking shot in timelapse sequence, which rewards the photographer an incredible moving set of photographs.
By Shelby RogersMay 13, 2017New video has surfaced from inside the realm of a click farm. The footage shows thousands upon thousands of phones in a small room in what has been identified as China. These smartphones are hooked up and ready for employees to like pages requesting more likes.The video was originally published by Daily Mail.
Petroleum Engineer salary is one of the highest according to reports by PayScale and Glassdoor, which ranges within six figures per year. Some of the biggest factors that affect the Petroleum Engineer salary are the experience level, the previous employer, and location. In this article, we are going to discuss 3 specific paths for those who aim to reach the highest petroleum engineer wage, but first, let’s clarify what petroleum engineering is and the best ways people can start their careers.
A recent investigation of Air Force One confirms three Boeing employees caused over four million dollars of damage to one of the presidential aircraft fleet, Air Force One. The damage was the result of the mechanics using contaminated tools during a cleaning procedure while performing a routine check of the aircraft& 39;s oxygen system.