The incredible architecture of a fountain allows it to provide clean water or shoot water high into air for dramatic effect and it can also serve as an excellent design feature to complement your home. Originally, fountains only served a practical purpose. Cities, towns and villages made use of nearby aqueducts or springs to provide them with drink… Read More


In 1588, Agrippa’s water-lifting innovation captivated the attention and praise of Andrea Bacci but that turned out to be one of the very last references of the technology. Just years later, in 1592, the early contemporary Roman waterway, the Acqua Felice, was linked to the Medici’s villa, probably making the device outmoded. Although… Read More


Liquid in a state of equilibrium applies pressure on the objects it touches, including its container. There exist two types of force, hydrostatic energies and external forces. When applied against a level surface, the liquid exerts equal force against all points of that surface. An object that’s extensively submerged in a fluid Web Site that… Read More


Bustling, vibrant Hong Kong is a hub for fashion, food, banking, and trade in Asia. Don’t miss Phuket, the largest of Thailand’s islands and one celebrated for its gorgeous scenery and cultural attractions. Known as the “Queen of the Arabian Sea”, Cochin (or Kochi) in India’s Kerala state, showcases beautiful old cu… Read More