Magnetic North is on the move! #sustainability #technology

The location of the World Magnetic North has changed…and it’s moving quicker than before. The Earth’s magnetosphere, a protective magnetic bubble does not align with the Earth’s rotational spin so together they create a dynamo effect. We call the centre of this the “geomagnetic” north point. Its geolocation is influenced by the planet’s core 1800 […]

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#Howto … save as PDFs & annotate on #iOS #iPhone & #iPad

We take you through how to save and annotate PDFS on your iOS device with these simple steps. In Safari on your iOS device, tap the share icon From the share sheet, tap “Create PDF” Tap Done Select either “Save File To…” or “Delete PDF” Select a location to save the file from the list […]

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Micro robots are the new mechanics #innovation #technology

The future aeronautical mechanics will be micro robots that will assess and maintain our aeroplane engines. Harvard and Nottingham Universities worked with Rolls Royce to prototype tiny robots that can roam their engines to identify maintenance issues. The team are aiming to reduce the time it takes to remove the engine for such inspections. This current […]

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Why do we love the smell of rain ? #nature #rebootme #science

Science is behind why many of us love the smell of rain. The actual smell is a scent termed Petrichor which scientists have identified as the molecule Geosmin which is produced by a specific type of bacteria called Streptomyces. When rain hits the ground or the leaves of trees and plants, Geosmin is released in the […]

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