Anders Nielsen

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This Infographic Breaks Down 52 of The Most Common Misconceptions

You'd think that in the age of the internet, where more information than we can possibly consume in several lifetimes is at our fingertips, stubborn …

Watch: The Secret to the Best Instant Ramen

The internet is littered with recipes for how to up one’s ramen game. I’ve seen countless posts about how to put nice toppings on instant ramen, which is <i>fine</i>. I’ve also seen cooks pack a mason jar with some miso paste and add water — but in those recipes, there’s no real stock, and the ingredients …

That Creepy Fanged Creature Washed Up in Houston Has Finally Been Identified

The Internet can stop freaking out now.<p>After high winds and heavy rains brought by Hurricane Harvey, a mysterious sea creature with fangs and no face …

Pizza Cupcakes Are The Best Thing Since Sliced Bread. Yum, Bread.

Why order pizza when you can make it at home? No, we don’t mean rolling out pizza dough. That’s just crazy talk! We mean pizza cupcakes that are way …

Scientific Discovery Could Lead to Mass-Produced Magic Mushroom Drug

Researchers at Friedrich Schiller University Jena in Germany have discovered how psychedelic mushrooms produce their hallucinogenic drug, potentially …

Interactive Periodic Table Shows the Uses of Every Element

The Periodic Tables of Everything<p>Explore the Best Brews of 2016 With This Interactive Periodic Table of Beer<p>This Table of Exercises Shows You How to …

Smallest-ever star discovered by astronomers

The smallest star yet measured has been discovered by a team of astronomers led by the University of Cambridge. With a size just a sliver larger than …

Did you Know There are X-rays Coming from Pluto? That’s Strange, What’s Causing it?

Once held to be the outermost planet of the Solar System, Pluto‘s designation was changed by the International Astronomical Union in 2006, owing to …

Hypnotic Video Simulates How Earth Gets Its Magnetic Field

The Earth is a giant magnet, with a north and a south pole just like any magnet you’ve ever played with. But the Earth’s magnetic field plays a vital …

This Quantum Theory Predicts That The Future Might Be Influencing The Past

No, seriously.<p>One of the weirder aspects of quantum mechanics could be explained by an equally weird idea – that causation can run backwards in time …

Spreading cancer caught on film

<b>The way in which every single cancer cell spreads around the body has been captured in videos by a team in Japan.</b><p>The normal body tissues show up as green, while the cancer comes out as intense red spots.<p>The team, at the University of Tokyo and the RIKEN Quantitative Biology Center, says the …

‘Shocked Trump’ swimsuit that will ‘make my body so great again’

A fashion brand is making waves with a swimsuit that features the face of Donald Trump.<p>Beloved Shirts, a clothing company known for its outrageous prints, has released a one-piece swimsuit that will leave beachgoers as shocked as the president looks on the item of clothing.<p>On sale for $49.95 (down …

Donald Trump

Camera Film Reveals Images of the Mount St. Helens Eruption

Recently, photographer Kati Dimoff picked up a roll of film from Blue Moon Camera and Machine in Portland, Oregon, not knowing what to expect. When …

This New Explanation For Dark Matter Could Be The Best One Yet

Has it been shifting forms this whole time?<p>It makes up about 85 percent of the total mass of the Universe, and yet, physicists still have no idea …

Why Interstellar Travel Will Be Possible Sooner Than You Think

The term “moonshot” is sometimes invoked to denote a project so outrageously ambitious that it can only be described by comparing it to the Apollo 11 …

Stephen Hawking

Recipe: A Sweet and Spicy Corn Salad

I grew up in the suburbs of Chicago, and with a few exceptions, road trips were the only type of vacation my family ever went on. We’d start early in the morning with a stop at McDonald’s (egg McMuffins and hash browns for everyone) and then drive through miles and miles of cornfields. I always got …

Scientists Created a Molecular Black Hole

In order to take a picture of something as small as an individual molecule, researchers have to get creative. Using an indirect technique to record …

Chemistry

Do Black Holes Really Have Event Horizons? Einstein’s General Theory Of Relativity Passes Another Test

It is common understanding that all black holes have event horizons — the point beyond which nothing, not even light, can escape the gravitational …

Thinking of the history of life on Earth in terms of "energy epochs"

Olivia P. Judson's paper in <i>Nature</i>, The energy expansions of evolution, presents a novel, beautifully written and presented frame for looking at the …

A Gorgeous Flyby of Jupiter Made with Photos from NASA’s Juno Spacecraft

Every 53 days, NASA’s Juno spacecraft flies close to Jupiter and travels from the giant gas planet’s north pole to and past its south pole, shooting …

The Noodle Salads We're Bringing to Every Summer Party

These pasta salad recipes are so good, you'll forget to miss the mayo.<p>Whenever I see a pasta salad at a summer potluck or barbecue, I want it to be <i>so good,</i> but it never is. Often, those fusilli-or-cavatappi numbers are mayonnaise-y and heavy with with weird bits of carrot and bell pepper. For our …

Recipes

Did the Earth form from a new type of planetary object called a synestia?

Researchers at Harvard and the University of California, Davis (UCD) have come up with a new type of planetary object they've called a "synestia". …

Scientists Have Set a Limit For Quantum Entanglement - And It's Really Freaking Powerful

Unbreakable at 30 times Earth's acceleration.<p>For the first time, scientists have subjected quantum entanglement to extreme levels of acceleration, …

Let The 10th Doctor Teach You Einstein's General Relativity in 3 Minutes

Who better to explain space-time?<p>On 14 March 2017, the world celebrated what would have been Albert Einstein's 138th birthday. But while all of us …

Astronomers Have Investigated a Weird, Isolated Planet-Like Object

Spoiler: They're still not sure what it is.<p>Back in 2012, astronomers spotted a perplexing isolated object in our galactic neighbourhood - an object …

Illustrating Trappist-1, A Planetary System No One’s Ever Seen

How do you understand a planetary system light years away? Through infographics.<p>The recent discovery of a planetary system 39 light years away with seven Earth-sized planets–several of which have the possibility of sustaining liquid water (and thus, life)–is one of those rare scientific findings …

Japan Box Office: ‘Your Name’ Top Spot After Five Months On Release – Variety

TOKYO — Megahit animation, “Your Name” reclaimed the top spot at the Japanese box office in its 22nd week on release. For the subdued Jan. 21-22 …

Box Office

Siamogale melilutra, which grew up to 2 metres long, frolicked in the country’s south-western wetlands about 6.2m years ago<p>Scientists have unearthed fossils of an otter as big as a wolf that frolicked in rivers and lakes in a lush, warm and humid wetlands region in south-western China about 6.2m …

Paleontology

New extremely rare double-ringed galaxy discovered by researchers

Researchers reveal that the blue outer ring could be the remnants of a gas-rich dwarf galaxy swallowed by PGC 1000714<p>A new galaxy, situated 359 …

Astronomers discover powerful cosmic double whammy

Astronomers have discovered a cosmic one-two punch unlike any ever seen before. Two of the most powerful phenomena in the Universe, a supermassive …