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How quantum entanglement in DNA synchronizes double-strand breakage by type II restriction endonucleases.

2016 Feb 21;391:102-12. doi: 10.1016/j.jtbi.2015.11.018. Epub 2015 Dec 10.<p>1National Human Genome Center, Howard University College of Medicine, …

Live your dream creating mobile games for a living

With this comprehensive course in App & Game Development for iOS and Android, you’ll be able to take full advantage of this career opportunity …

Game Development

Caturday felid trifecta: Rescue cat getting a bath says “No more!”, world’s cutest kittens, black cat with vitilago turns white

From <i>Hi Homer!</i>, a reliable site for all things felid, we have this poor kitty getting a bath, and howling what for all the world sounds like “No more!”<p>…

Michael Jackson

Hack This: Become a Command Line Assassin

One of your operating system's most powerful tools is more accessible than you think.<p>No matter what kind of cluttered, icon-littered hellscape your filesystem happens to be, take heart that your computer provides a pristine alternate reality in the form of its command line interface. Essentially, …

Linux

Pokémon Go CP meaning explained: How to get the highest CP values and create the most powerful team

Much like the main Pokémon games, alongside the standard combat modifiers like Type advantages and weaknesses, it turns out Pokémon Go has a whole …

Master DIY robotics with The Complete Raspberry Pi 3 Starter Kit (55% Off)

The Raspberry Pi 3 is the latest evolution of the iconic microcomputer kit that’s taught countless curious minds the fundamentals of electronics and robotics.<p>Over the past four years, the Raspberry Pi has sold eight million units – three million in the last year alone, opening new doors of …

10 Programming Languages That Will Keep You Employed

Here's a look at 10 programming languages that will make you rich, popular, and incredibly attractive. Or they might just help you get or keep a job …

Business Technology

The future is a pen and this microwavable notepad

Despite the abundance of technology that I surround myself with (laptop, phone, second monitor, tablet, camera, ridiculously heavy and terrible iPad charger) the two tool that never outlive their welcome in my daily repertoire is a pen and notepad.<p>I’ve tried using a whole range of different …

A Dozen Black Holes Are Mysteriously Spewing Energy In the Same Direction

Something strange is going on in a distant corner of our universe. About a dozen supermassive black holes are all shooting enormous jets of energy in …

Scientists Discover Comet Spewing Booze and Sugar into Space

Equivalent of 500 bottles of wine per second at peak activity.<p>Scientists studying renowned Comet Lovejoy have found that the celestial object is …

Astronomy

Our Expanding Universe: Age, History & Other Facts

The universe was born with the Big Bang as an unimaginably hot, dense point. When the universe was just 10-34 of a second or so old — that is, a …

Learning Physics Is Tough. Get Used to It

In recent courses, I have noticed two troubling practices of physics students. The first is the student response to homework problems. I hear the …

Turn your smartphone into a hologram projector using everyday items

Using cheap items you may already have in your home, you can build your own 3D smartphone projector.<p>Technically, this simple DIY project doesn’t …

Augmented Reality

Goodbye, Android

I was once a fanboy, but I can’t take it anymore.<p>Last week, I was hanging out with some hackers and security experts at a conference in Brooklyn when I took out my Sony phone.<p>"Oh! The journalist uses Android. That's secure!" said one guy next to me, in a highly sarcastic tone.<p>I dismissed his …

Android News

Time-traveling photons connect general relativity to quantum mechanics

Scientists have simulated time travel by using particles of light acting as quantum particles sent away and then brought back to their original …

Ariel Ortega tribute account's rather epic defense of Lionel Messi goes viral

By James Created on: July 6, 2015 11:33 pm Last Updated:<p>Lionel Messi was a target of abuse from bitter Argentina fans after the defeat in the Copa …

40 Genius Hacks For Camping

6. Repurpose a coffee can into protective toilet paper holder.<p>7. Top your match holder with sandpaper.<p>8. Bake tasty camping-style crescent rolls!<p>9. …

Scientists have discovered fundamental property of light 150 years after Maxwell's famous theory

Light plays a vital role in our everyday lives and technologies based on light are all around us. So we might expect that our understanding of light …

Everyone needs to read this gigantic primer on coding

Code rules everything around us but how many of us really know what it is? For those code neophytes among us, <i>Bloomberg Businessweek</i> has published a …

High-tech robots falling down is the funniest thing you'll see this weekend

After years of work, the highly anticipated DARPA Robotics Challenge Finals are here. Some of the world's most advanced robots are duking it out for the chance at the first place prize: $2 million. But before any of the teams can collect that prize, the robots will need to navigate an obstacle …

Robotics

Barcelona's Lionel Messi scored one of the greatest ever solo goals in the Copa Del Rey final [Videos]

By Benjamin Newman Created on: May 30, 2015 7:59 pm Last Updated:<p>Lionel Messi is from a different planet!<p>FC Barcelona took on Athletic Bilbao in the …

Soccer

Bill Nye's LightSail spacecraft has lost contact with Earth

'There’s nobody in outer space to push that reset button.'<p>Bill Nye's solar particle-powered spacecraft, LightSail, has lost communication with Earth. The spacecraft launched a week ago, but a software glitch has removed the craft's ability to send data back to Earth. So far, efforts to remotely …

Space Travel

Start designing Android apps and games with zero coding experience

<i>This is a paid placement and if you buy something through this article or on the BGR Store we will receive compensation from retail partners.</i><p>You …

The 15 best hiking trails in the world

Looking for a fun, adventurous, and affordable summer vacation? Go take a hike -- literally!<p>Hiking is good way to see waterfalls, mountain peaks, and alpine meadows without spending a lot of money. And a hike isn't just something to do on a summer afternoon. There are many trails that are best …

Hiking

This robot chef can cook any type of dish

This futuristic chef, created by Moley Robotics, was pre-programmed to prepare a crab bisque. The robot handles the entire cooking process - although the ingredients do have to be prepared and placed in a pre-designated spot for the robot to successfully follow the recipe.<p>The entire robotic kitchen …

Robotics

Large Hadron Collider captures incredibly rare particle decay for the first time

Experts say findings will help guide the quest to explain what physics cannot<p>For the first time, scientists at CERN have observed extremely rare leftovers from subatomic particles. The observations support a fundamental theory of particle physics, according to a paper published today in the journal</i> …

Physics

Hack These Cool Off-the-Shelf Toys into Robots

There’s a long tradition of hacking toys to make robots. Why settle for what some manufacturer designed? Add a microcontroller to an R/C car and you have an instant self stopping robot car. Stick some RFID electronics in a teddy bear and suddenly it can respond to objects around it. Hacking is all …

No, NASA Did Not Accidentally Invent Warp Drive

One of the most famous things Richard Feynman ever said was, “The first principle is that you must not fool yourself – and you are the easiest person to fool.” When you come across an announcement like the one made by NASA Spaceflight a week ago: that NASA has made a successful test of the EM Drive …

Physics