When Were Watches Invented?

Retro styled image of old pocket watches

People have been wearing watches since the 1500s, but the first standard watches weren’t actually invented until the early 1800s. Since then, watches have become an important accessory for many people. In this blog post, we will discuss when watches were invented and some of their history! What Is a Watch A … Read more

When Did the Study of Ecology Begin and Who Founded it?

A portrait of Ernst Haeckel

Ecology is a branch of science focusing on how living things interact with their environment. It is a relatively new field that began to be studied in earnest in the late 1800s. One of the pioneers of ecology was Ernst Haeckel, who founded the science of ecology in 1866. There’s a lot … Read more

Fun Facts about Polymer Slime

Bright pink glitter slime

Polymer slime is all the rage right now. Kids and adults alike are obsessed with it! But what exactly is polymer slime? And why is it so popular? In this blog post, we’ll discuss some fun facts about polymer slime that you may not have known before. We will also explore some … Read more

Types of Steel Used in Construction Projects

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Steel is famous for its unparalleled strength and versatility. It stands out from other construction materials due to its unique ductility properties and high tensile strength. Its structural integrity, coupled with its low cost, has made it one of the core materials needed for any construction project, be it commercial or industrial. … Read more

Different Sectors for Steel Applications

Industrial Stainless Steel

Steel is one of the most widely used construction materials in the world. Countries like the Philippines rely on steel to carry out most of their infrastructure projects. It is estimated that around 20 billion tons of steel are produced every day to meet the demand.  Today, we have several types of … Read more

Interesting Facts About Richard Feynman

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Richard Philips Feynman or Richard Feynman was an American theoretical physicist. He was born on May 11, 1918, and was known for his work in the theory of quantum electrodynamics, path integral formulation of quantum mechanics, particle physics, and physics of the superfluidity of supercooled liquid helium.  The year 1965 saw him … Read more

What Are the Properties and Common Uses of Steel?

Steel Mill

Steel is one of the most widely used and recycled metal materials on earth. Back in the day, the utilization and application of steel were limited due to few variations. However, today from stainless and high-temperature steels to flat carbon products, steel along with alloys feature different properties to accommodate a wide … Read more

A History of Steel Usage in America

A steel mill

The American steel industry has experienced a lot throughout its lifetime. From its rise during the Civil War to its downfall in the 20th century’s second half and to now serving as the backbone of the country, steel has helped and enabled the American nation to achieve the impossible. It is also … Read more