What About These 7 Crazy Laws from Ancient Rome?

What About These 7 Crazy Laws from Ancient Rome

Ancient Rome has contributed to modern society in numerous ways. We see their influence in our architecture, we see it in many of our customs, and the existing government of several nations is based on the Roman Republic. Some may…

Here Are 8 of the Closest Presidential Elections Ever

Here Are 8 of the Closest Presidential Elections Ever

Every four years, the United States is engulfed in election fever. For the entire year, we watch Presidential candidates from both major parties get narrowed down to just two choices. Then those two campaigns duke it out for the big…

Is There Evidence That Humans are Causing Climate Change?

A decades-old debate has requested proof of climate change along with any evidence that humans have caused climate change in the first place. In some circles, this is a very touchy topic that spurs hours of heated discussions. Scientists have…

130 Year Lifespans Could Be Achieved This Century

130 Year Lifespans Could Be Achieved This Century

For decades, the number of people living past the age of 100 has been rising, but few live beyond 110. According to new research, the number of people living to 125 years, or even 130 years, will continue to increase…

Maybe Science Can Cure the Blind with New Bionic Eye

Maybe Science Can Cure the Blind with New Bionic Eye

Although a bionic eye could bring sight to the blind and greatly improve robotic vision, current visual sensors are far from nature’s impressive attributes. Scientists have now developed an artificial eye that mimics many of the functions of the eye.…

Can Zombie Icebergs Trigger a Powerful Tsunami?

Can Zombie Icebergs Trigger a Powerful Tsunami

An iceberg isn’t just a threat to unsinkable ships. Coastal cities are at risk for their ability to cause underwater landslides. As a result of earthquakes, landslides can occur on the ocean floor, which can cause tsunamis. Researchers found that…

Can the Federal Government Keep Up with Technology?

Can the Federal Government Keep Up with Technology

As we see more and more emerging technologies rush to the forefront of national and social priorities, many of them crash on the rocks of our bureaucratic government. Perhaps the most glaring example of government inefficiency is how the FDA…