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How Apollo 13's Dangerous Survival Mission Worked (Infographic)

On April 11, 1970, NASA launched the Apollo 13 mission to send three astronauts to the moon and mark the third manned lunar landing. The mission …

Here's One Thing All the Billion-Dollar Unicorns Have in Common

Do you believe in magic? How about something better: The liquidation preference.<p>They’re called unicorns — young companies valued at $1 billion or more — because at one point they were rare. Now, they’re much less so.<p>In the last two weeks the sector has seen several land large investments: Zenefits …

Spooky Quantum Action Might Hold the Universe Together

Author: Jennifer Oulette, Quanta Magazine. Jennifer Oulette, Quanta Magazine Science<p>Date of Publication: 05.10.15.<p>Time of Publication: 7:00 am. 7:00 …

Egypt's animal mummy 'scandal' revealed

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/world/1165000/1165983_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1524661298_587089405f138f875d50678e7b307dd6<p><b>Scientists say they have exposed a scandal at the heart of Ancient Egypt's animal mummy industry.</b><p>A scanning project at Manchester Museum and the …

Hubble at 25: The iconic space telescope's greatest discoveries

During its first quarter century in orbit, the Hubble Space Telescope has helped revolutionize our understanding of the cosmos.<p>Washington — For most …

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Why we should beware of the number 2,147,483,647

As complex and incredible as our latest gadgets are, they can be foiled by something very simple: a number that's just too big. The BBC explains the phenomenon in terms of an odometer that only goes up to 99,999 miles.<p>Drive another mile, and it would roll to zero again, and start counting from …