You are here: Home / Topics / Search / Science
Showing 7 Search Results for : Science

Stop! It can rain diamonds on other planets

Filed under: Science Facts
The atmospheres in Neptune, Uranus, and Saturn have such extreme pressure that they can crystallize carbon atoms and turn them into diamonds, American Scientist reports. How do we know this science fact? Researchers were able to create the correct conditions in a lab to prove this occurs on Neptune   ......

Earth’s oxygen is produced by the ocean

Filed under: Science Facts
Have you ever stopped to think where oxygen comes from? Your first thought may be a rainforest, but here’s a cool science fact for you: We can thank plant-based marine organisms for all that fresh air, according to the National Oceanic Service. Plankton, seaweed, and other photosynthesizers produc

A laser can get trapped in water

Filed under: Science Facts
A cool thing called “total internal reflection” happens when you point a laser beam at a jet of flowing water. To demonstrate this phenomenon, PBS Learning Media released a video in which a laser is positioned on one side of a clear tank of water. When the light travels through the water, it is   ......

The human stomach can dissolve razor blades

Filed under: Science Facts
If you ever swallow a razor blade, don’t panic. The human body is more capable than you think. Acids are ranked on a scale from 0 to 14—the lower the pH level, the stronger the acid. Human stomach acid is typically 1.0 to 2.0, meaning that it has an incredibly strong pH. In a study published in   ......

Science Equipments and their uses

Filed under: Science
Audiophone	It is used for improving imperfect sense of hearing.

Audiometer	It measures intensity of sound.

Anemometer	It measures force and velocity of wind.

Ammeter	It measures strength of electric current (in amperes)

Altimeter	It measures altitudes and is used in aircrafts

Balomete  ......

Is Newton's Third Law of Motion is incorrect

Filed under: Science
Sir Isaac Newton who propounded the laws of motion. He gave his three laws related to motion. Two rules are correct for them but there is some inaccuracy in the third rule, so let's see what is it? Newton's third law was that for every action there is an equal opposite reaction, for example if we se  ......