How the Manhattan Project Changed the Course of History

A picture taken of the Trinity Test, the first ever detonation of a nuclear weapon.

Human history is filled with bloodshed, violence, and warring. The pages of our history books are covered in red, and if we ever study any period of human history, wartime seems to be the constant factor that has persisted throughout each period in our past. And, unfortunately, even after countless battles and … Read more

The Amazing Origins of the Bullet Train

pink and white bullet train

The bullet train, otherwise known as the  TōkaidōShinkansen in Japan, began its operation in 1964 and is the first high-speed rail system in the world. Today, the high-speed rail system is considered at the fastest ground-based commercial transportation, and it is possible that bullet trains will be able to run faster once … Read more