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World’s Biggest Energy Research Project ($20B Nuclear Fusion) Broke Ground In France

The world’s biggest energy research project ITER began pouring concrete for the construction phase in December, 2014 in Cadarache, France. The project ITER is a $20B…


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Infographic From China: > 40% of Greenhouse Gases From US & China

The South China Morning Post published this infographic breaking down the greenhouse gas emissions globally. Information provided: Pollution profile (greenhouse gases) over time since…


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Did Myans Die From Drought? Will Californians?

The Mayans were an advanced civilization that flourished while cradled in South America in what is currently Guatemala. The society collapsed around 900 A.D. A…


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World Population: 2015 Is An Astounding Transition

The Earth’s population is predicted to rise form 7.2 billion in 2015 to 9.5 billion in 2060. This video from the Population Reference Bureau explains…


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Raw Science’s Top 5 Sci/Tech to Follow in 2015

THE LIST 5. ANONYMOUS MESSAGING APPS Have you heard of FireChat? It’s an anonymous messaging app from the San Francisco startup Open Garden. Users…


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All I Want For XMAS Is Nuclear Fusion

The holy grail of energy production on Earth is a self-sustaining nuclear fusion reaction, the same process that creates energy within stars (the sun…


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Oldest H20 on Earth, Carbon, & Alien Life

The oldest water on Earth is present in much larger volumes than previously thought. This data was published by the journal Nature and the…


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Purdue Creates One-Step Biofuel Process

A chemical engineering team from Purdue University has developed a scalable, one-step biofuel conversion process utilizing any biomass. More information is available here from…