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Tungsteno

Smart glasses are back, but doubts about their success linger

A few years ago Google launched eyewear capable of recording what was around them. Although this futuristic technology generated a lot of buzz, the project ultimately failed. But almost a decade later, technology companies have not given up. Here we explore how Facebook, Huawei and Xiaomi hope to reach the mass market with their smart glasses.

15/12/2021

With Sacyrian accent

A great innovation in church building as a kickback to intolerance

The Churches of Peace  (Poland), from the outside, resemble the half-timbered civilian buildings northern Europe, while inside one has the impression of visiting a baroque theater with boxes on different levels.

13/12/2021

Tungsteno

How the crisis threatening Christmas gifts emerged

While under normal conditions a container ship travelling from Asia to the USA takes two weeks, it now takes 70 days from the time a product leaves the factory to when it reaches store shelves. The crisis in the global supply chain threatens to cause delays in some Christmas orders.

09/12/2021

Technology

Geothermics to cool down Moncloa Transport Hub 

With Geobatt project, we could source 50% of the entire power demand of these kinds of facilities in Madrid from renewable energies.

02/12/2021

Tungsteno

Secrets of the only wonder of the ancient world still standing

To raise the Great Pyramid of Giza, the Egyptians transported enormous stone blocks on boats on the Nile, mounted them on sledges and then wet the sand along the route to the pyramid to make them easier to slide. But how they hauled them up this pharaonic monument is still an unknown. Here we explore how science and technology are helping to reveal how it was constructed.

01/12/2021

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