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How quantum computers will change everything without you noticing

The recent string of quantum computing breakthroughs has optimism in the field at an all-time high. That quantum computers are imminent seems certain, but we shouldn’t expect IBM or Apple to start shipping the first generation of personal quantum computers (PQCs maybe?) anytime soon — or …

Quantum Physics

A Neuroscientist Explains How Caffeine and Nicotine Are Linked to Anxiety

It might be time to find a new vice.<p>People often feel more anxious (or worse) after indulging in the things many associate with feeling better — like …

Nicotine

Who Was Henrietta Lacks and What Are HeLa Cells?

Unlike other cancer cells, the cells of Henrietta Lacks did not die within a few days. Instead, they doubled their numbers in 24 hours and continued …

I Haven't Eaten for 3 Days and It's Amazing

It's Sunday and the last food I ate was lunch Thursday. I've ingested only water for 72 hours and the experience is life-changing.<p>I love food, but I have eaten nothing and drank only water for the past 72 hours.<p>Why?<p>Partly because I kept hearing from friends and the media that they enjoyed fasting. …

Hudson River

Dish's new AirTV broadcasts over-the-air channels to all your devices

Dish's first AirTV was an intriguing set-top box that combined over-the-air (OTA) channels with Sling TV's streaming interface. The downside? It only worked with one TV at a time, and that set had to be near a good antenna reception spot. Today, the company is introducing an even more ambitious …

$13 adapter lets you use a microSD or SD card with any iPhone

At no point in the future, be it next year or 20 years from now, will Apple ever release an iPhone with support for expandable storage. Apple makes …

The Logical-Mathematical Learning Style

The logical-mathematical learning style is one of eight types of learning styles, or intelligences, defined in developmental psychologist Howard …

Mathematics

The Results of a 100,000-Person Quantum Experiment Seem To Violate Einstein’s Theory of Local Realism

The largest participatory experiment in quantum physics is helping physicists better understand the nature of reality by eliminating free will from the equation.<p>When you close your eyes, you don’t assume that the world is no longer there simply because you can’t see it. Similarly, everything we …

Elon Musk says Tesla Model Y will be a ‘manufacturing revolution’

Forthcoming electric crossover will begin production in 2020<p>Elon Musk said that Tesla’s forthcoming electric crossover vehicle, the Model Y, will be a “manufacturing revolution,” even though the automaker is still struggling to get its mass-market Model 3 out of the door and into customers’ …

Tesla

Scientists can now keep brains alive without a body

A team of scientists recently revealed they’d successfully conducted experiments on hundreds of pigs that involved keeping their brains alive for up to 36 hours after the animals had been decapitated.<p>Maybe Sergio Canavero, the mad scientist who wants to perform a brain transplant on a human, isn’t …

The Best Men’s Fragrances Of All Time

These are the best men's fragrances ever created - from Calvin Klein and Jean-Paul Gaultier to Tom Ford and Chanel - as well as advice from fragrance …

Beauty

Wireless device monitors the brains of bats in flight

Ordinarily, if you want to see what's going on in a bat's brain, you have to hold the animal immobile and wire it up – not the best setup for …

Physicists Just Discovered an Entirely New Type of Superconductivity

"No one thought this was possible in solid materials."<p>One of the ultimate goals of modern physics is to unlock the power of superconductivity, where …

The hidden healing power of sugar

Doctors are finding one way that sugar can benefit your health: it may help heal wounds when antibiotics fail.<p>As a child growing up in poverty in the rural Eastern Highlands of Zimbabwe, Moses Murandu was used to having salt literally rubbed in his wounds when he fell and cut himself. On lucky …

Diabetes

‘I saw humans walking on Mars’ reveals former NASA employee

<b>A former NASA employee says to have seen two human figures dressed in ‘space suits’ walking towards the Viking Lander on the surface of …

Conspiracies

Science Says These 8 Foods Can Help You Feel Better When Endometriosis Pain Gets Brutal

When I go to the doctor for any kind of bug or infection, sure, he’ll write a prescription if needed, but nine out of 10 times, I can expect a tidbit …

Nutrition

Peet's Coffee is Serving Turmeric Lattes: Here's How to Make Your Own

Peet's Coffee is Now Serving Turmeric Lattes: Here's How to Make Your Own<p>You may never look back at Pumpkin Spice Lattes.<p>Recently, it seems like …

Coffee

How to recognize a gas leak

When installed and used correctly, natural gas is safe and convenient. But gas leaks can occur. These leaks can lead to physical symptoms and, in …

Natural Gas

How To Safely Access The Dark Web

The deep web and its inner recess, the dark web - those less well-trodden parts of the internet beyond the reach of Google and Bing - are not for the …

Privacy

Google says Bristlecone chip could ignite quantum computing

Google has a quantum computer chip, called Bristlecone, and the company thinks it'll outdo the classical computers using today's silicon processor designs.<p>Quantum computers, which stand to revolutionize at least part of the computing industry if anybody can ever figure out how to get them working, …

Quantum Computing

How To (Legally) Download Or Stream Movies For Free

It's easy to find movies to download or stream; even for law-abiding popcorn munchers! If you're flying straight and narrow or want to support and …

These 9 electric bikes are stylish and loaded with innovative features

Electric bikes — that is high-tech battery-powered bikes — are becoming more popular as a means of practical transportation.<p>According to the New York Times, the number of electric bikes purchased in 2017 far surpassed the number of electric cars sold, with over 35 million e-bikes purchased. One …

bikes

How to Download Photos from iCloud & Upload Photos to iCloud—the Easy Way

Mentioning iCloud is the quickest way to confuse people. I know plenty of people who won’t try to use iCloud services because the idea of it boggles their mind. But once you’ve set it up, you can seamlessly use it to upload photos to iCloud automatically, be able to access iCloud photos on your PC …

Account Suspended

Device provides years of power through temperature swings

Eventually, you might not need a battery or a conspicuous external power source to keep a device running for years on end. A team at MIT has created a device that produces energy by exploiting the temperature swings that occur between day and night. Known as a thermal resonator, it uses a hybrid of …

It doesn’t look like much, but this black box pulls energy out of thin air

In the search for sustainable energy solutions, no idea is too big or too small to consider. In the past couple of years, we’ve seen genetically …

Molecule behind Huntington's disease found to be cancer-killing "super assassin"

For several years, scientists have noticed an unexplained reduced incidence of cancer in patients suffering from the devastating hereditary …

The next hot trend in Japan is super low-rise underwear

For the last few years high waisted pants and longline bras have been all the rage.<p>You’ll catch an occasional thong here and there, but our style …

Depression Course for Teens Gets High Marks

A psychiatrist at Johns Hopkins has developed a proactive way to get high school students thinking about the seriousness of depression.<p>In 1998, after …

Scientists Just Identified The Physical Source of Anxiety in The Brain

And they can control it with light.<p>We're not wired to feel safe all the time, but maybe one day we could be.<p>A new study investigating the …