Science and Technology

Amazing facts about Trees

Did you know: 1) Trees receive an estimated 90% of their nutrition from the atmosphere and only 10% from the soil. 2) Trees grow from the top, not from the bottom as is commonly believed. A branch’s location on a tree will only move up the trunk a few inches in 1000 years. 3) No [...]

Worlds Smallest Petrol Engine…Amazing !!

Worlds Smallest Petrol Engine: Scientists have created the smallest petrol engine in the world ( less than a centimeter long not even half an inch ), small enough to power a watch or any small gadget. The mini-motor, which runs for two years on a single squirt of lighter fuel, is set to revolutionize world [...]

1GB Hard Drive 20 Years Ago…!!

   

13 Amazing Facts about Google…!!!

13 Amazing Facts About Google: 1. Google receives daily search requests from all over the world, including Antarctica. 2. Google’s Home Page Has 39 Validation Errors. Don’t believe me?: Check Google Validation 3. The Google search engine receives about a billion search requests per day. 4. The infamous “I’m feeling lucky” button is nearly never [...]

Interesting Science Facts

In October 1999 an Iceberg the size of London broke free from the Antarctic ice shelf. The Earth spins at 1,000 mph but it travels through space at an incredible 67,000 mph. October 12th, 1999 was declared “The Day of Six Billion” based on United Nations projections. It takes 8 minutes 17 seconds for light [...]

How Companies Got their Name

Apple Computers It was the favourite fruit of founder Steve Jobs. He was three months late in filing a name for the business, and he threatened to call his company Apple Computers if the other colleagues didn’t suggest a better name by 5 O’clock. CISCO It is not an acronym as popularly believed. It is [...]