Abhishek Rathee

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How To Turn A Clothespin Into A Matchstick Gun

Update your desktop arsenal with this creation<p>DIY enthusiast Grant Thompson, who previously made a 10-penny battery that powered a small light for almost two weeks, is at it again. Inspired by another project tutorial, Thompson created seven variations of a mini-pistol that can fire matches over 20 …

Ten Out of This World Space Apps

<i>By David Tiegen</i><p>Space nerds know that high-quality astronomy apps are few and far between. For a long time, the only popular astronomy app was Google"s SkyMap, but now Google Play and the App Store are bursting with options for everyone from the casual stargazer to the more seasoned observer. Here's …

Superconducting secrets solved after 30 years

(Phys.org) —A breakthrough has been made in identifying the origin of superconductivity in high-temperature superconductors, which has puzzled …

Exposure Basics: How to Choose ISO, Aperture, and Shutter Speed Settings

If you’re trying to break free from the auto settings on your camera and make an entry into the world of manual, it’s necessary to understand ISO, …

Richard Branson's top 10 tips for success

<b>Richard Branson left school at the age of 16 and set up Student Magazine with one of his friends. He went on to start Virgin Records in the 1970s and is the founder of the Virgin Group. In the 1980s he formed Virgin Atlantic airline and the 1990s saw the arrival of Virgin Mobile and Virgin …

When silicon leaves the valley

THE computer industry is built on sand. For sand contains silicon, and silicon is an excellent material for building transistors, the tiny electrical …

Could this app allow you to read War and Peace in a day?

A new app called Spritz claims to be able to increase users’ reading speed to as much as 1,000 words a minute. Will it revolutionise how we read?<p>Spritz, a new speed-reading app, claims to allow users to take in up to 1,000 words per minute – more than three times as much as the average adult …

20 Movies We Want to See in 2014

Considering the crush of must-see movies that fill theaters every December, it can be hard to think past the awards season to the movies Hollywood …