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A cosmic sense of scale

This animation gives a sense of the awe-inspiring scale of some of the known objects in our universe. It is difficult for human minds to comprehend …

Gravitational Waves Could Solve Long List of Mysteries

In the mid-1980s, Bernard Schutz came up with a new solution to one of astronomy's oldest problems: how to measure the distance from Earth to other …

Gravitational Waves

Nasa to launch Tess on hunt for 20,000 new worlds

If the vagaries of weather and rocket science do not intervene, the most ambitious search for alien worlds around the brightest stars in the sky will begin on Monday with the launch of Nasa’s newest planet-hunting spacecraft.<p>After final preparations at the weekend, the Transiting Exoplanet Survey …

Exoplanets

Ask Ethan: How Will Our Universe End?

For centuries, the biggest questions about our Universe were philosophical ones. Where we came from, how we got to be here, and where we were headed in the future were questions for poet and theologians; science had no answers for the greatest cosmic mysteries of all. Over the past 100 years, all …

'The Walking Dead' Cast and Crew Pay Tribute to Steven Yeun

Saying Goodbye to Glenn

What Your Cholesterol Numbers Really Mean

LDL used to be the “bad cholesterol” and HDL the “good cholesterol.” That’s the tidy story I learned in my grad school lipids class 13 years ago, but …

Thanks to Incredible Luck, Hubble Caught a Photo of The Most Distant Star Ever Seen

WHOA.<p>Hubble has obtained an absolutely amazing photograph - a blue giant star called Icarus 9 billion light-years from our Solar System, the farthest …

What is GitHub? More than Git version control in the cloud

GitHub is at heart a Git repository hosting service, i.e. a cloud-based source code management or version control system, but that’s just the …

Project Management

At 12, He Had a Viral Science Video. At 14, He Fears He Was Too Rude.

Marco Zozaya loves science. His bedroom wall is covered in photos of scientists. When he grows up, he wants to be a science communicator like Neil deGrasse Tyson. And for a moment at age 12, when he recorded a video about vaccines on an iPad in his backyard in northeast Mexico, it seemed like he …

The best books about science from the last 15 years that everyone should read

1/<p>"The Singularity is Near" by Ray Kurzweil<p>Amazon<p>Futurist Ray Kurzweil has thought deeply about the role computational power and artificial …

Books

JavaScript’s “this” Explained By Starting A High School Band

<b>If you have ever been in a band, had a friend that started a band or seen a corny 80s movie about starting a band, then you can understand the</b> …

Rare galaxy found without any dark matter

It just has boring, regular matter in it<p>Millions of light-years from Earth, there’s a galaxy that is completely devoid of dark matter — the mysterious, unseen material that is thought to permeate the Universe. Instead, the galaxy seems to be made up of just regular ol’ matter, the kind that …

How To Create a One Page Website with Bootstrap 4

Today we’ll continue with another Bootstrap 4 tutorial where we’re going to create a one page website. At the end, you can download the files and you …

Learn Some CSS, 30 Seconds at a Time

If you’re learning CSS, or you want a friendly introduction to some of its terms and concepts, try 30 Seconds of CSS. Each entry on this site shows a …

How to make text render perfectly

Selecting a beautiful typeface is useless if it looks ugly on your screen. To avoid hideous – or worse – illegible text, you should always test if …

Visual Design

Blade Runner 2049's beautiful Screen Graphics and UI Design

Starting off our week here on Abduzeedo with the work of Andrew Popplestone on his work on the outstanding Blade Runner 2049. More precisely on his …

There's now scientific evidence to suggest there are real health benefits to fasting — and they're not just related to weight loss

Intermittent fasting was one of the most talked-about diet trends in 2017, and now new research from the University of Surrey suggests that following such a diet could have real health benefits.<p>In a study published in the British Journal of Nutrition, researchers assigned 27 overweight participants …

Diabetes

Watch Stephen Hawking Casually Explain What Existed Before The Big Bang

Spoiler: wowowowoww.<p>Around 13.7 billion years ago, our universe sprang into existence, but what was around <i>before</i> the Big Bang?<p>In a new episode of …

Scientists detect 'fingerprint' of first light ever in the universe

<b>(CNN) —</b> Scientists have detected traces of the earliest light in the universe thought to emanate from the first stars formed after the Big Bang, billions of years ago.<p>The new report, published in Nature on February 28, said researchers found the "fingerprint" of the universe's first light as …

A Potentially Game-Changing Message from the Dawn of Time

Telescopes are, and have always been, time machines. They transport us not only across space, but across the aeons, showing us the light of long-dead …

The original ending of Annihilation sounds better

Alex Garland’s initial script is subtly different, but the difference is important<p>Alex Garland’s heady, dreamlike science fiction movie <i>Annihilation</i> opened over the weekend to a modest $11 million box office take that looks paltry compared to <i>Black Panther</i>’s stunning numbers, but it’s still about …

An amateur astronomer accidentally caught an exploding star on camera—and it gets better

He was excited to test his new camera, but he also captured something totally unique.<p>Victor Buso was looking forward to testing his new camera on September 20, 2016. The locksmith and amateur astronomer waited for nightfall and headed out to his rooftop observatory in the city of Rosario, …

Universe

Maya Artifacts Found In World's Largest Underwater Cave

Remains of giant sloths and proto-elephants were found interspersed with burnt human bones and ceramics in Mexico's Sac Actun cave system.<p>Last month, researchers from the Great Maya Aquifer Project announced the discovery of the world's largest underwater cave system in Yucatán after realizing that …

Massive wild boar called 'Pigzilla' spotted rummaging through a dumpster

We usually have to deal with annoying raccoons digging through the trash, but this is a new level of pest.<p>A gigantic wild boar was seen digging …

Amazon has a great perk for Prime members who love to read

<i>The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships so we get a share of the revenue from your purchase.</i><p>Amazon<p>Amazon Prime comes with a lot of perks— among which are notably free two-day shipping on all purchases and access to services like …

Shopping

2018 front-end curriculum

STEP 1. JavaScript Programming (with nodeJS)<p>contents<p>IDE (with nodeJS)<p>Version control (Git)<p>Variables, Scope, Type, String (ES2015 based …

Mystery Radio Bursts From Space Just Got Even Weirder

Astronomers are transfixed by twisted waves seen coming from an odd object three billion light-years away.<p>There’s a new twist in the tale of one of the strangest objects in the sky.<p>About three billion light-years away, that mysterious object continually hurls humongous blasts of radio waves into …

Universe

BREAKING: Astronomers Find a Spectacular Source For Those Mysterious Repeating Space Signals

We're getting closer!<p>Fast radio bursts (FRBs) are one of our Universe's most confounding mysteries - but astronomers may have just figured out the …

Groundbreaking new studies suggest the presence of a fourth dimension

We live in a three-dimensional reality. Because of that, it’s pretty hard to imagine what a four-dimensional reality might be like, but that isn’t …

Physics

10 Awesome CSS3 Tricks

This article will introduce you to 10 CSS3 tricks that will enhance your website.<p>When CSS was developed around 1995, you could not do much with it …