Amit Kumar Singh

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Snooper's Charter: Facebook, Twitter staff could go to jail for warning users about state surveillance

Staff at social media companies could be punished in the UK with jail terms of up to two years for alerting users about state monitoring. The …

6 to Follow: Social Media Masters

Like blogs, social media has matured and become a major source of news and information for people. What was once a way to keep up with the Joneses became a lucrative, serious media platform for publishers, businesses and entrepreneurs. If you’re trying to spread the word about your company, looking …

Social Media

The Immortal Brain: Would You Go For It?

Last Saturday, two-time Pulitzer prize winner Amy Harmon published a fascinating article in <i>The</i> <i>New York Times</i> about a young dying woman who chose to have her brain preserved in case neuroscience could one day restore her mind back to life.<p>Harmon accompanied her article with another one, on what it …

Physics

Could Foods Taste Better On Other Planets Than They Do On Earth?

Piping hot Jupiter fries, please!<p>Humans have thought a lot about the foods we will need to survive on other planets. But how will familiar flavors taste off-world? And could there be some place in this universe where delicious treats like fries, champagne, or chocolate would taste even better than …

Flavors

If you’re being chased in a dream, does your body produce adrenaline?

Readers answer other readers’ questions on subjects ranging from trivial flights of fancy to profound scientific concepts<p>If you’re dreaming that a fierce beast is chasing you, thus potentially triggering the fight or flight reaction, does your body produce adrenaline even if you’re asleep?