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Milk — MIT's New Programming Language That Makes Code Run 4 Time Faster

<i>Short Bytes: A group of MIT researchers has developed a new programming language named Milk. It makes the code operating on big data sets about 4</i> …

Liquid Media: Hawaii Design and Marketing

Our servers are hosted and maintained by Liquid Web. Hosting costs are billed anually at in the first week of the year, we like to keep it simple, …

Supermassive black holes are impossibly big – and still growing

“Here be dragons” was a phrase once used on ancient maps, often accompanied by mythical sketches, to highlight an unexplored or potentially dangerous …

Ancient Roman frescos 'worthy of Pompeii' found in southern France

Archeologists in Arles have unearthed one of the only full Roman murals ever found outside Italy<p>Archaeologists have unearthed extremely rare ancient Roman frescoes, comparable to those found in the Villa of Mysteries in Pompeii, in the southern city of Arles.<p>The unexpected discovery was made during …

Archaeology

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Six Things Everyone Should Know About Quantum Physics

Quantum physics is usually just intimidating from the get-go. It’s kind of weird and can seem counter-intuitive, even for the physicists who deal with it every day. But it’s not incomprehensible. If you’re reading something about quantum physics, there are really six key concepts about it that you …

Quantum Mechanics

How Successful People Stay Calm

The ability to manage your emotions and remain calm under pressure has a direct link to your performance. TalentSmart has conducted research with more than a million people, and we’ve found that 90% of top performers are skilled at managing their emotions in times of stress in order to remain calm …

Three Surprising Ways Gratitude Helps Us Cope With Losses

We know that gratitude improves our mood, makes us happier, and enhances our overall outlook on life. But gratitude is probably not the first thing …

Why You're Pretty Much Unconscious All the Time

Your body has a lot of nifty parts, but it’s the brain that’s the <i>it</i> organ of the summer. The brain’s all-the-rage moment is mostly a result of the …

Daily Meditation: Spirit Guides

We all need help maintaining our personal spiritual practice. We hope that these Daily Meditations, prayers and mindful awareness exercises can be part of bringing spirituality alive in your life.<p>Today's meditation features a song by American folk group Hem. "Seven Angels" explores the notion that …

Archaeologists discover tomb of ancient man in India who had achieved mukthi

A group of Indian archaeologists have discovered the ancient remains of an individual whose tomb contained a marking indicating he may have achieved …

How To Master The Opposing Sides Of Your Brain

People are often promoted for their analytic ability, but they may lack the people skills needed to be a good manager.<p>Do you have a business-focused brain or an empathetic one?<p>In other words, do you typically work with a task-oriented focus, meaning you’re comfortable solving problems, focusing …

The Rediscovery of Urkesh: Forgotten City of the Hurrians

Ancient Urkesh was once a major hub of the ancient Near Eastern Hurrian civilization, known in mythology as the home of a primordial god. Little was …

Mars 'Pyramid' Is Proof Of Alien Life Claim UFO Hunters

A mysterious 'pyramid' has been discovered on the surface of Mars that proves the existence of alien life claim a group of UFO hunters.<p>The …

NASA: "Black Holes are Dark Matter Concentrators"

"While we don't yet know what dark matter is, we do know it interacts with the rest of the universe through gravity, which means it must accumulate …

A Breakthrough On The Physical Science Of The Soul

Our debates about big philosophical and personal questions loop infinitely for lack of a scientific explanation for how the means-to-ends striving of …

How Top Performers Stay Calm and in Control in Times of Stress

Research shows that 90 percent of top performers manage stress by staying on top of their emotions. In other words, they don't allow emotions like fear and anxiety to take over and dictate their responses to tough situations. Instead, they remain calm and in control.<p><b>How do they stay calm and in</b> …