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Forgotten Element Could Redefine Time

A lot can happen in a second; you could meet a stranger, snap your fingers, fall in love, fall asleep, sneeze. But what is a second, really — and is …

Physics

What is The Ultimate Beard and How to Grow One

The beard is back as one of the main trends today. You can see bearded guys everywhere, ranging from top fashion runway shows to Instagram profiles …

Hair Care

The US military released a study on time travel and warp drives — here’s what a theoretical physicist thinks of it

• <b>The US Department of Defense funded a series of studies on advanced aerospace technologies, including warp drives.</b>• <b><br>The studies came out of a program</b> …

Physics

Este vídeo interno filtrado muestra cómo imagina Google su modelo de negocio en un futuro

Que Google hace negocio con nuestros datos no es ninguna novedad. <b>La compañía pretende actuar como intermediario y acercarte a todas esas compañías y</b> …

The Best Blazers & Brands For Men To Buy Right Now

No longer reserved for the English gent or regimented Navy sir, the humble blazer has played a star role in seasons past, since its debut nearly two …

Men's Fashion

Nutellamisu Recipe (Without Eggs) in Just 15 Minutes

Never enough of tiramisu flavors! The amazing Italian dessert is getting even more delicious if you upgrade it with some creamy Nutella hazelnut …

Dessert

Why Is M-Theory the Leading Candidate for Theory of Everything?

The mother of all string theories passes a litmus test that, so far, no other candidate theory of quantum gravity has been able to match. M-theory …

Quantum Mechanics

Are octopuses alien? New theory argues Earth was 'seeded' by interstellar genetic code

Octopuses are weird. This is not just because they look odd. It’s not because they’re disturbingly smart. It’s because they have a strange power.<p>The ability to edit their own bodies. This has biologists scratching their heads.<p>Evolution doesn’t work that way. It’s supposed to be spurred by genetic …

Biology

This physicist’s ideas of time will blow your mind

Time feels real to people. But it doesn’t even exist, according to quantum physics. “There is no time variable in the fundamental equations that describe the world,” theoretical physicist Carlo Rovelli tells Quartz.<p>If you met him socially, Rovelli wouldn’t assault you with abstractions and math to …

Quantum Mechanics

This Is the Most Popular Lemon Recipe on Pinterest — Popular on Pinterest

Lemons are always a good thing to have around. A squirt of lemon juice adds tartness and brightens flavors in everything from cocktails to …

Dessert

This 30-Minute Creamy Chicken Skillet Is a Weeknight Win — Delicious Links

<i>Kitchn's</i> <i>Delicious Links</i><i> column highlights recipes we're excited about from the bloggers we love. Follow along every weekday as we post our …

Tomatoes

Astronomers have found the fastest-growing black hole ever seen, and it's got a monster appetite

<b>(CNN) —</b> Astronomers have found the fastest-growing black hole ever seen in the universe, and they're calling this one a monster with an appetite. It's growing so fast it can devour a mass the size of the sun every two days.<p>Researchers at Australian National University first discovered this …

Universe

Quantum Entanglement Verified: Why Space is Just the Construct That Gives the Illusion of Separate Objects

There is a phenomenon so strange, so fascinating, and so counter to what we believe to be the known scientific laws of the universe, that Einstein …

Quantum Physics

According To Physicists Parallel Worlds Interact With Us

<b>According to new claims made by some physicists, there are other parallel worlds that interact with us.</b><p>Quantum mechanics is a tested science, but it …

Quantum Mechanics

Boston Dynamics’ robots are learning how to run outside and navigate autonomously

Boston Dynamics’ robots look more natural and more amazing with each video, and today the company posted two more clips to its YouTube channel showing the latest progress of its Atlas and SpotMini robots.<p>The clips don’t reveal much we haven’t seen before, but they both show how naturally these …

Robotics

Mark O’Connell: five books to understand transhumanism

Will humans ever conquer mortality by merging with technology? The 2018 Wellcome prize winner shares his favourite books on transhumanism, from a cyborg manifesto to a Don DeLillo novel<p>As humans, we are defined by, among other things, our desire to transcend our humanity. Mythology, religion, …

Singularity

What Is Spacetime?

INNOVATIONS IN<p>Physicists believe that at the tiniest scales, space emerges from quanta. What might these building blocks look like?<p>George …

Quantum Mechanics

What Does Quantum Physics Actually Tell Us About the World?

<b>WHAT IS REAL?</b> <b><br>The Unfinished Quest for the Meaning of Quantum Physics</b><br>By Adam Becker<br>370 pp. Basic Books. $32.<p>Are atoms real? Of course they are. Everybody believes in atoms, even people who don’t believe in evolution or climate change. If we didn’t have atoms, how could we have atomic bombs? But you …

Quantum Physics

Pretty sure Google's new talking AI just beat the Turing test

So that whole Turing test metric, wherein we gauge how human-like an AI system appears to be based on its ability to mimic our vocal affectations? At the 2018 I/O developers conference on Tuesday, Google utterly dismantled it. The company did so by having its AI-driven Assistant book a reservation. …

Artificial Intelligence

Microsoft’s meeting room of the future is wild

Transcription, translation, and identification<p>Microsoft just demonstrated a meeting room of the future at the company’s Build developer conference. Meeting rooms, conference calls, and meetings in general are usually the stuff of nightmares, but Microsoft is working on prototype hardware that will …

Artificial Intelligence

No death and an enhanced life: Is the future transhuman?

The 21st-century tech revolution is transforming human lives across the globe<p>The aims of the transhumanist movement are summed up by Mark O’Connell in his book <i>To Be a Machine,</i> which last week won the Wellcome Book prize. “It is their belief that we can and should eradicate ageing as a cause of …

Singularity

Lemon-Garlic Shrimp and Grits

Recipe courtesy of<p>From:<p>Total:20 minActive:20 min<p>Yield:4 servings<p>Level:Easy<p>Nutritional AnalysisPer ServingCalories367Total Fat12 gramsSaturated Fat7 …

Food

AI researchers allege that machine learning is alchemy

Ali Rahimi, a researcher in artificial intelligence (AI) at Google in San Francisco, California, took a swipe at his field last December—and received …

Machine Learning

These Sides Make Roasted Shrimp a Meal

I made such an easy dinner last night. Want to hear about it? I tossed thawed shrimp with Cajun seasoning, roasted them, and then served them over a …

Cooking

Stephen Hawking's final paper bursts the multiverse bubble with a Holographic Universe theory

Renowned physicist Stephen Hawking passed away earlier this year, but his legacy to science will live on. His final theory on the origin of the …

Physics

How To Build Your Own Million-Dollar, One-Person Business: Advice From The Front Lines

Angie and Colin Raja, a married couple from Queens, N.Y., share a love of CrossFit and boxing. But Angie found that much of the gear available to her was drab. When Colin challenged her to come up with gloves that she would like to use, the Rajas found themselves working on an exciting project: …

Small Business

Watermelon, Mint and Jalapeno Salsa

Recipe courtesy of<p>Show:<p>Episode:<p>Total:10 minActive:10 min<p>Yield:8 to 10 servings (about 4 cups)<p>Level:Easy<p>Nutritional AnalysisPer ServingCalories56Total …

Food

Thom Browne - Midnight-Blue Slim-Fit Wool-Twill Suit Jacket

Part of a Suit<p>Thom BrowneMidnight-Blue Slim-Fit Wool-Twill Suit Jacket<p>$1,495<p>Click to Close<p>VIDEO<p>Editors' Notes<p>Size & Fit<p>Details & Care<p>Delivery & Free …

Everything created is predicted by nature: A new video explains the physics of flow

Going with the flow isn’t just the cool thing to do. According to a prominent theory of physics, it’s a rule of evolution that dictates the design of all things and ensures individual survival.<p>The Duke University professor responsible for this theory, Adrian Bejan, received the 2018 Franklin …

Physics

This Loaded Hummus is Changing the Dip Game for Good

Carrots and hummus are a classic snack, but why not turn everyone’s favourite Middle Eastern dip into a meal! We’ve loaded up our creamy hummus with …