What are Earth Sheltered Homes and What are Their Benefits?

An Earth sheltered home found in Switzerland.

The nature of human housing has evolved drastically since our earliest days. From living in caves, to mud and straw huts, to wooden and stone homes, to the grand skyscrapers we see today. This evolution is still going on of course, as is common with nearly every aspect of human life. And … Read more

What Periodic Element is a Favorite Among Scientists?

An image of the current modern version of the periodic table of elements.

The elements that are naturally found in our world are an absolutely fascinating field of study. Just a few decades ago arrogant chemists and physicists claimed we had discovered all the elements that existed. At that time the periodic table consisted of only around 80 elements. Today that number has risen to … Read more