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  • How Does a Steam Engine Work?

    How Does a Steam Engine Work?

    While steam engines have become a bit outdated, understanding how they work is still important. Steam engines and locomotives played a huge role in modernization and progress across the planet. Thanks to the steam engine, industrialization was possible on a massive scale and transport options were revolutionalized. So you might be wondering how one works.…

  • How does wave energy work?

    How does wave energy work?

    Did you know that those waves you see in the ocean and sea aren’t just for surfing? There’s a lot of power in them, and more and more of the world’s generated power input is drawn from renewable sources like wave energy. As fossil fuels run out, and people look for renewable sources that aren’t…

  • How to Use a Microscope

    How to Use a Microscope

    You probably already know what a microscope is, right? Even so, do you really know how to use one? If you don’t, you’re in the right place. In this article, we’re going to look at some of the basics of microscopes, what they really are, and how to use them. Whether you’re working in a…

  • How Does a SSD Work?

    How Does a SSD Work?

    Data has been stored a few different ways over the years in computing. Traditional hard drives have a number of moving parts and a spinning disk. That’s why they’re so big and heavy, and it’s also why they can malfunction more often. In the last few ways, a new way of storing large amounts of…

  • How Does a Boiler Work?

    How Does a Boiler Work?

    Are you looking to get a new central heating system installed in your home? Perhaps your boiler is playing up and you want to know a bit more about it, or a bit more about the technology works in general. Regardless of why you want to know about boilers, you’ve found the right article for…

  • How do Smoke Detectors Work

    How do Smoke Detectors Work

    You should already have smoke detectors in your home. if you haven’t, you need to get some. They’re an important safety device for any property. Most homes have more than one. Along with carbon monoxide detectors, smoke detectors are a simple piece of technology that you’d be foolish to go without. That’s why no home…

  • How do Magnets Work

    How do Magnets Work

    Not only are magnets fun to play around with at school, in science class and at home when you’re a kid—they’re also in all sorts of things to make them work better. These magnets might seems magical, but they’re actually based in absolute science. However, if you missed that class at school or have forgotten,…

  • How do Lasers Work?

    How do Lasers Work?

    Laser technology might seem futuristic, but it has actually been around for decades. Lasers are more common than you might think. They aren’t just used in light shows or other high-tech installations. They’re used in tons of different technologies, some you might already be using yourself without really realising it. So if you want to…

  • How do Electric Motors Work?

    How do Electric Motors Work?

    Electric motors have been around for quite a while now, but you still might not know how they actually work. If you don’t, then you’re in the right place. In this article, we’re going to look into electric motors in a bit more detail to work out how they really work. Electric motors helped to…

  • How to Make Bath Bombs

    How to Make Bath Bombs

    Do you want to have a bit more creativity in the bathroom? Perhaps you’re bored of the sort of bathbombs that are available in your local area. Maybe you’ve got a skin condition, or just sensitive skin that means you want to have more control over what goes into your bath bombs. Maybe you want…