Chaim Moskowitz

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Scientists Have Developed a Baldness Treatment That Helps Grow New Follicles

But there's a catch, of course.<p>There's a plethora of treatments for balding on the market. But what if you could regrow your own hair out of your own …

10 Key Habits of World-Class Money Savers

Americans, in general, not only aren't good about saving money, but they're also actually fairly indifferent about being financially frugal. …

Personal Finance

The biggest divide on climate change is among the most highly educated

Many people concerned about climate change assume that eventually, the growing weight of facts will persuade those who dismiss humans’ role in the problem to think again. Surely, the theory goes, the plentiful evidence will eventually make any naysayer understand the severity of the situation.<p>But …

National Academy of Sciences

Why Neutrinos Aren't "Real"

<i>Brian Koberlein is bringing the story of science to the world. His Kickstarter project — a television series called Big Science — recently garnered</i> …

Quantum Weirdness Has Been Tested Beyond The Particle Scale For The First Time

Test the Limits<p>A small tweak on a definitive experiment in quantum physics has allowed scientists to observe for the first time exactly how molecules …

Why We Obsess Over People Who Don't Want Us

<b>For simplicity's sake, I refer to heterosexual women in this post, but what I discuss here definitely applies to heterosexual men and</b> …

Two Babies Have Been Cancer-Free After Receiving Treatment Created With Gene Editing

A Novel But Promising Therapy<p>Cancer continues to be one of the major diseases that plagues humanity. Around the world, approximately 1 in 6 deaths is …

What the Drake Equation Can Tell Us About the Future of Humanity

<b>The Drake Equation attempts to quantify how likely we are to find intelligent alien life.</b><p>It takes all of the variables required for an intelligent …

McDonald's Just Found a Revolutionary Way of Dealing With Drunk Customers | Inc.com

<i>Absurdly Driven looks at the world of business with a skeptical eye and a firmly rooted tongue in cheek.</i><p>It's bad enough if you work in a bar.<p>At least there, though, you expect one or two customers to imbibe more than is wise.<p>When you work at McDonald's, however, the inebriated can just wander in …

Physicists May Have Discovered One of the Missing Pieces of Quantum Theory

An Alternative to Quantum Entanglement<p>The quantum world is full of phenomena scientists are still largely grappling with on a theoretical level. One …

The Large Hadron Collider Detected a Beautiful New Particle

It's a big one too.<p>The Large Hadron Collider has once again done what it does best – smash bits of matter together and find new particles in the …

Relationship between Symptom Relief and Psychosocial Functional Improvement during Acute Electroconvulsive Therapy for Patients with Major Depressive Disorder | International Journal of Neuropsychopharmacology

Background:<p>We aimed to compare the degree of symptom relief to psychosocial functional (abbreviated as “functional”) improvement and explore the …

The Origin Of The Universe: Could The Famed “Big Bang” Theory Need A Revision?

A group of theoretical physicists suppose the birth of the universe could have happened after a four-dimensional star collapsed into a black hole and …

There's A New Way to Use Meditation to Reshape Your Brain

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Meditation

Study Reveals New Insights Into a Strange Force That Can Both Pull and Push Objects

Pushing and Pulling<p>If you follow all the strange news about the physics of the universe, you may have already come across the topic of blackbody …

Universe

Taste Beyond The Tongue

Google’s New AI Is Better at Creating AI Than the Company’s Engineers

Google’s AutoML<p>One of the more noteworthy remarks to come out of Google I/O ’17 conference this week was CEO Sundar Pichai recalling how his team had …

Should Robots Have Rights?

In the future, humans may need to afford rights and protections to artificial intelligence—as a way of protecting ourselves.<p>Humans have historically …

The scientific breakthrough that enabled physicists to solve the puzzle of infinity

During the mid 20th century, physicists were grappling with a perplexing puzzle. It seemed that every time they applied equations to explain fundamental properties we see and experience around us — like the mass of a particle or what happens when two particles interact with each other — they always …

AIRS

When you think of the Deep Web, what comes to mind? Illegal activity? Phishing and scams? Bitcoins? Well, you’d be kind of right…and kind of wrong. …

Causes of baldness, gray hair identified

A study of a rare genetic disease may have yielded a cure for hair graying and baldness, after researchers unintentionally discovered the mechanisms …

Hair

How to Make Perfect Whipped Cream in a Mason Jar

Whipped cream is every dessert‘s perfect condiment. Yes, we consider whipped cream to be a condiment.<p>The problem is, the stuff from a spray can just …

Scientists Create a Bizarre Superfluid with "Negative Mass"

Scientists at Washington State University created a fluid with the previously-theorized (and rather counterintuitive) property of negative mass.<p>This …

How We Know the Universe Is Expanding, and Accelerating

Not only is the universe expanding, that expansion is accelerating. How is that possible?<p>The universe is expanding. Everything in the universe is slowly moving farther away from everything else. Even the molecules in your body are drifting away from one another, although too slowly to measure.<p>This …

Universe

Is There Really Such a Thing as Dark Matter or is Gravity Wrong?

Dark matter is a subject that’s brought about many a debate in all the time it’s been proposed. The idea behind the dark matter is that normal matter …

Why Reality Is Not A Video Game — And Why It Matters

Last week, Adam Gopnik of <i>The New Yorker</i> published a satirical essay, in which he wondered whether the strange reality we live in could be some kind of computer game played by an advanced intelligence (us in the future or alien).<p>His point was that if it is, the "programmers" are messing up, given …

Scientists Have Found a Way to Reverse the Signs of Aging

Why We Age<p>In the absence of an actual fountain of youth, people have turned to drugs, creams, and even blood to prevent aging. But it turns out one …

6 Secrets To Motivating Employees That Most Leaders Don't Know | Inc.com

I travel all over the country facilitating leadership programs for companies, and I have come to a conclusion: most managers do not have a clue about how to motivate employees.<p>They ask me why employees aren't motivated, why they won't work harder and why they aren't loyal. Managers often say to me …

5 Topics That Are "Forbidden" to Science

The recent changes in Washington do not seem to bode well for fact-driven, scientific points of view on many issues. But there are already a number …