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Photo Credit: TRUMPF From ancient innovations to modern marvels, one cannot help but be amazed at the feats of engineering. You do not need to be a technophile to appreciate the brilliance of ingenuity in many modern engineering applications. ...

How Do Batteries in Electric Cars Work?

Cars are something that we use on a daily basis. The only problem is the lasting negative effect they leave on this planet. While we pollute the air and exhaust our planet’s natural resources getting from point A to B, others attempt to create ...

Learn How LEDs Work and Why They’re Amazing

Not since Thomas Edison introduced the world to his incandescent light bulb in 1879 has there been such a revolution in lighting. Within the lighting industry, LEDs or light emitting diodes are making strides in technological advancement. LEDs are ...

How a Car Engine Works – Investigating What’s Under the Hood

Every day millions of people around the world jump into their cars, turn on the ignition, and off they go. Whether it’s to work, taking the kids to school or going to the local mall to do shopping, they trust the car to get them there. But have you ...

29 Easy Ways to Winterize Your Home

Love it or hate it, winter is fast approaching. There are many great aspects to winter such as hot chocolate and snuggling up with a good book or a crackling fire with a loved one and a good glass of red wine. In order to protect your home during ...

How to Prevent Rust and Keep Things Pristine Inside and Outside of Your Home

What makes something instantly look old, ugly and damaged? The simple answer: rust. It comes in many colors, and your home – along with every other home in your neighborhood – have many things, both on the inside and on the outside, that are ...

A Simple Breakdown of Lithium-Ion Batteries for Electric Cars

Electric cars have finally gone mainstream. And the audience for this new technological craze extends far beyond just car enthusiasts. The innovative technology supporting electric cars is constantly evolving; and their introduction to the masses is ...

Learn How to Understand LED Lighting Specs

The LED lighting craze is sweeping over to all walks of life. Everyone is talking about the advantages and benefits of LED lights, compared to traditional lighting. The power of LED lights cannot be overlooked: by simply replacing only one ...

What Makes Appliances More Energy Efficient?

Energy savings is the big craze these days, especially with rising costs, thus, we could all use an extra dollar or two in our pockets. And with home appliances in most every home today, we’re going to find the best energy cost saving plan -- by ...

Understanding The Electric Service Panel in Your Home

We all have one - the panel that sits outside of your home, or inside your garage or basement, and is covered with many switches. Many home owners are not familiar with these panels, or simply intimidated by them, since they’re an electrical panel. ...

Best Practices for Bolting Concrete

Installing heavy equipment with moving parts, building bridges, or doing foundation repair, requires planning and foresight. Otherwise, the installation can lead to degradation of the product being installed, and there will be high associated ...

How Sunshine Converts to Energy From Your Solar Panels

The revolution of solar panels is now here. Houses and buildings everywhere are being covered in solar panels, taking advantage of our greatest and free power source: the sun. The sun constantly floods the Earth with energy that can power all of our ...

Understanding TV Resolutions: 720p, 1080p, 2K, UHD, and 4K

When shopping for a TV, the resolution specs are what you see most often; and probably what interests you the most before you pull the trigger on your new purchase. However, these resolution specs can also often make you scratch your head in ...