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A spectacular meteor shower is peaking this weekend

No matter where you are this weekend, make sure to <i>look up</i>.<p>The Leonids meteor shower, capable of producing thousands of meteors in a mere 15 minutes, …

Meteor Showers

Earth Is Getting Hit by Too Much Anti-Matter, And Nobody Knows Why

What is going on?<p>Amid the high speed cosmic rays raining down on us from the depths of space are a handful of antimatter particles called …

Particles

Chinese university develops robots that can interact with humans

Chinese university develops robots that can interact with humans

Two Teams Have Simultaneously Unearthed Evidence of an Exotic New Particle

A few months ago, physicists observed a new subatomic particle—essentially an awkwardly-named, crazy cousin of the proton. Its mere existence has …

Science just proved that owning a dog makes you live longer

Dogs are great, and caring for a canine often comes with plenty of benefits. They make us laugh, keep us from being bored, and are often quite …

Cardiovascular Diseases

Why do humans lie?

Sometimes we need to bend the truth to get what we want.<p>Most people lie occasionally, although there are individual differences in how often lies are …

#UninstallSnapchat is taking off in India after an allegedly terrible comment from Snap's CEO

The latest app to delete? Snapchat.<p>Snapchat users in India have been deleting the app since learning about a comment allegedly made by Snap Inc. CEO …

Overwatch cheaters owe Blizzard $8.6M after court ruling

Justice rains from above as Blizzard brings the hammer down on a German company making cheats for <i>Overwatch</i>.<p>Let’s break it down: A court in California has unleashed a primal punch on Bossland, a company known for <i>Overwatch</i> hacks. If you have used its hacks, then basically no one could hide from your …

Owe

Now We Can Get An Even lose Look at Black Holes Thanks to CHIRP

CHIRP (the Continuous High-resolution Image Reconstruction) is a new algorithm that’s been developed by physicists from MIT and Harvard in an attempt …

This bricklaying bot could be the architect of the future

If you want curves like this, you'll need a robot. Designed by architects Archi-Union, the undulating exterior of the Chi She Gallery in Shanghai was …

Take a Solar System 'Road Trip' with Astronaut Chris Hadfield in 'Miniverse'

Retired astronaut Chris Hadfield is taking a road trip across the United States — and a journey through the solar system — in a new online movie set …

Astronomers to Peer Into a Black Hole for 1st Time with Event Horizon Telescope

<i>This article was originally published at The Conversation. The publication contributed the article to Space.com's Expert Voices: Op-Ed & …

One Woman's Immortal Cells Have Saved Hundreds of Thousands of Lives

Imagine this: you’re a physician at one of the most renowned medical institutions in the world. A patient comes in with a very aggressive form of …

What Happens If You Fall into a Black Hole?

One of the biggest problems when studying black holes is that the laws of physics as we know them cease to apply in their deepest regions. Large …

‘Your animal life is over. Machine life has begun.’ The road to immortality

In California, radical scientists and billionaire backers think the technology to extend life – by uploading minds to exist separately from the body – is only a few years away<p>Here’s what happens. You are lying on an operating table, fully conscious, but rendered otherwise insensible, otherwise …

Singularity

One of the most basic facts about dinosaur family trees might be wrong

This challenges something we’ve known for 130 years<p>The dinosaur world is buzzing this week because of a new paper that suggests the way we classify dinosaurs may be very wrong.<p>Back in 1888, a paleontologist named Harry Seeley said that all dinosaurs fall into two categories: bird-hipped …

Netflix could hold the key to ending Facebook's echo chamber

Facebook is remarkably adept at showing each of us the content we care about. But is it really the content we need to see?<p>By now, we’re all familiar with the term echo chamber — the phenomenon of being shown only content that matches our pre-conceived notions — but the solution is evasive. Netflix, …

Secret recording reveals female Uber employees' outrage with CEO

The women of Uber took advantage of a closed meeting with CEO Travis Kalanick to call him out on the company’s toxic culture.<p>In the wake of damaging accusations of internal sexism from a former employee, Kalanick called a meeting with 100 female employees. BuzzFeed obtained a secretly-recorded …

Women in Tech

Stranger Things creators see show lasting 4 or 5 seasons

<b>To read more on Stranger Things 2, stay tuned to EW.com and pick up the new issue of Entertainment Weekly on stands now — or buy it here – and</b> …

Scientists discovered an absurdly easy way to seem convincing

Over the holidays it's best to avoid any arguments, whenever possible. But if you can't, you may want to bring some scientific ammunition for your side of the discussion.<p>It turns out that if you want to convince someone that your explanation for something is the best way to explain it, you might …

Psychology

The 4 secrets to remarkable focus

Have you said any of these recently?<p><i>I get distracted and procrastinate.</i><p><i>I make plans but I don't follow through on them.</i><p><i>I get things done… but not the</i> …

David Foster

Woman in sex offering, death case released from prison

CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — A New Hampshire woman is free after serving a three-year prison sentence for luring a co-worker to her apartment in 2012 as a …