Stephen Hawking Biography

Stephen Hawking has been broadly recognized as one of the most influential personalities of our times. Have a look at his personal and scientific feats presented on a timeline.

Scientific Research Spending by Country Nov08

Scientific Research Spending by Country

This report with impressive illustrations presents a breakdown of the scientific research and development spending around the world and raises questions regarding the ROI of investing in brain.

STEM Education USA

STEM stands for Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics and these 4 knowledge fields are the high hanging fruits for the education system in USA. According to this report native American labor falls far behind foreign job seekers in STEM skills. See what the improvement scheme involves.

LHC CERN Big Bang Big Data

CERN hosts 4 of the biggest, most complex and momentous experiments in the world history. LHC (Large Hadron Collider) is one of the 4 and outputs a whopping total of 1 petabyte/sec data. Without the proficiency of united IT geniuses around the world this data would never enter the pipeline. Watch an impressive animation that represents how CERN’s big data are collected, processed, recorded and distributed.

Scientific Achievements 2012 Apr03

Scientific Achievements 2012

Meet some of the most influential scientists and their feats of the past year in the areas of genetics, physics, medicine, and more!

Higgs Boson Simplified Jul09

Higgs Boson Simplified

This is simplified science. Get the details of the most cited endeavour in physics.