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Liquid Body Armor will Change Body Armor Forever

Liquid Body Armor will Change Body Armor Forever

Posted by Kayleigh DeMace on Jun 26 2018

Body armor has been around since medieval times in various forms. Constantly undergoing improvements throughout the years, a newer form is on the horizon. Scientists are currently developing liquid " …
The Women Who Built Waterloo Bridge

The Women Who Built Waterloo Bridge

Posted by Kayleigh DeMace on Jun 21 2018

Much like the Women's Land Army of WWI and WWII, women had to replace men who were off fighting for their country. One of the most remarkable— and forgotten— jobs women took on in London during WWII w …
What you need to know about man made diamonds

What you need to know about man made diamonds

Posted by Kayleigh DeMace on Jun 18 2018

They've always said diamonds are a girl's best friend, but they never specified whether or not that included man-made diamonds.Recently, De Beers— the leading diamond miner in the world— announced tha …
The History of the Dr. Marten Boot

The History of the Dr. Marten Boot

Posted by Kayleigh DeMace on Jun 07 2018

I was recently on a train and saw an ad for Dr. Martens— also known as Docs, Doc Martens and Doctor Martens — that read "Engineered from Industry, Championed through Music, Worn by Individuals. " Dr. …
What is horsepower?

What is horsepower?

Posted by Sarah Simonovich on Jun 05 2018

Even if you've never so much as looked at a horse in your entire life, you've probably heard the term horsepower plenty of times. Whether it's a car commercial or your friend talking about his fancy n …