Augmented Reality Sandbox

Augmented Reality Sandbox is a project created by the UC Davis Department of Geology that utilizes a Microsoft Kinect to created a real-time interactive augmented reality map Continue reading

World Map Saharan Dust Travels To Amazon

NASA’s CALIPSO satellite tracks how much dust makes the trans-Atlantic journey from the Sahara Desert to the Amazon rainforest. Among this dust is phosphorus, an essential Continue reading

Horsehead Nebula By Jasem Mutlaq

Jasem Mutlaq captured this image above of the Horsehead Nebula on the rooftop of his house in AlSabahiya, Kuwait. Horsehead Nebula is located approximately 1,500 light years from Continue reading

Melting Coins

Kevin Moore and Grant Reynolds from What Could Possibly Go Wrong? on the Science Channel attempted to create a focused beam of light hot enough to Continue reading

Melting Soda Cans

Grant Thompson from YouTube Channel “The King of Random” demonstrates just how to turn recyclable aluminum cans into awesome metal objects by melting them down Continue reading

Hair Dryer Heat Schlieren Optics

Harvard Natural Sciences Lecture Demonstrations conducted a demonstration of an optical technique that allows us to see small changes in the index of refraction in Continue reading