Ari Menachem

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Physicists Create World’s First Time Crystal

Time crystals were first predicted in 2012. Now researchers have created time crystals for the first time and say they could one day be used as …

Why the Human Lifespan Ends at 122

The oldest human to have ever lived died at the age of 122—and that was nearly 20 years ago. A recent analysis of global demographic data suggests …

Albert Einstein

Engineers discover a high-speed nano-avalanche

Charles McLaren, a doctoral student in materials science and engineering at Lehigh University, arrived last fall for his semester of research at the …

Materials Science

Meet the Silicon Valley-ites taking tiny hits of LSD to boost performance

It's 7am on a sunny Friday in a shared house in the sleepy San Francisco neighbourhood of Richmond. Flatmates buzz in and out of the kitchen as Lily …

This wearable allergy-detection strip could save your child's life

Eating can be a complicated ordeal for the roughly 1 in 20 children that have food allergies. Allergic reactions to food are responsible for about 200,000 emergency room visits a year.<p>That's a problem that Abigail Barnes, a food allergy sufferer herself, is trying to solve with a new wearable …

Physicists Claim that Consciousness Lives in Quantum State After Death

Does quantum mechanics predict the existence of a spiritual “soul”? Testimonials from prominent physics researchers from institutions such as …

This Incredible Footage From a GoPro Attached to a NASA Rocket Will Blow Your Mind

3K<p>SHARES<p>In November 2015 NASA launched a slender test rocket from its spaceport in New Mexico. The rocket, TechCrunch reported, was owned by UP …

Space Exploration

The Best Home Office Furniture And Supplies

<i>This post was done in partnership with The Sweethome, a buyer’s guide to the best things for your home. Read the full article here.</i><p>Your home office should be a place where you feel comfortable doing your best work day after day. A team of work-from-home veterans spent more than 150 hours …

Shopping

Why Are Scientists SO Excited About This New Cancer Drug?

It’s shown impressive results in clinical trials to treat leukemia<p>Every year, more than 14,000 Americans are diagnosed with chronic lymphocytic leukemia (CLL), a cancer that starts in the bone marrow and creates a lot of white blood cells that stick around in the body too long. It often doesn’t …

'Star Citizen' solo game will cost you extra after February 14th

Right now, pre-ordering <i>Star Citizen</i> gets you both the open, massively multiplayer namesake game and <i>Squadron 42</i>, its recently established single-player counterpart. However, it won't be that good a deal before long. Weeks after announcing the separation of the two games, Cloud Imperium has revealed …

Eagles are being trained to take out illegal drones

Forget anti-drone drones, one of nature's most majestic hunters may soon play a valuable role in taking down dangerous UAVs. As part of a new trial, the Dutch National Police force has begun training eagles to intercept troublesome drones during an emergency, when another capture device might put …

Physicists investigate the structure of time, with implications for quantum mechanics and philosophy

(Phys.org)—Although in theory it may seem possible to divide time up into infinitely tiny intervals, the smallest physically meaningful interval of …

Quantum Mechanics