Jose Palomino

Kevlar is the main component of bulletproof vests, which protect millions of soldiers and law enforcement officers around the world. But it also has other uses — in airplanes, cables, firefighters’ boots, cut-resistant gloves, and even cell phones. Believe it or not, it was first intended as a material for use in car tires. Here’s […]



Uber and Lyft, services which allow users to get a quick car ride through an app on their phones, have quickly become commonplace across the nation (and the world). As of October 2016, more travelers are choosing […]



Once one of the most-used social media websites on the planet, Twitter has been falling into an era of decline at an alarming rate. Millennials, the most active and up-to-date users of social media on the daily, are no longer using […]


3D Ingenuity

November 1, 2016


I recently came across an article about a college student who developed the ingenious idea to 3D print his own set of braces. Not only did it fix the smile he so hated, but he did it for […]


The Great Barrier Reef: Responsible Tourism

October 25, 2016

The Great Barrier Reef, one of the seven natural wonders of the world, is one of the most biologically diverse ecosystems on the planet. It can be seen from outer space, it is a World Heritage Site, it is the single biggest structure ever made by living organisms, and it generates

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Virtual Reality: The Value of Content

October 18, 2016

Virtual reality is one of the fastest-growing areas of the technology world, projected to be a $5.2 billion industry by 2020. It’s clear to see why virtual reality is such a popular niche. It’s revolutionary in

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Innovator Profiles: Momofuku Ando

October 11, 2016

Instant noodles are a staple in the diet of every college student and starving artist in the world. Everyone has heard of famous brands like Nissin Cup of Noodles, Maruchan, and Nissin Chikin Ramen. Most people have

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Productivity Hack: The Email To-Do List

October 4, 2016

If your life is anything like mine, then you probably have days when you think your business card should include “Task and Idea Juggler.” For many of us — myself included — it can be difficult to remember to

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