Brian M. Loeser

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This Random Videogame Powers Quantum Entanglement Experiments

In October 2016, while working in Rwanda, a biologist named Jordi Galbany heard about a new online game on one of his favorite podcasts, a …

Quantum Physics

Gamers And Physicists Disprove Einstein’s ‘Spooky Action’ Theory In Large-Scale Experiment

The study involved researchers from five continents, more than 100,000 gamers, and 97 million units of random computer data.<p>Decades ago, Albert …

Quantum Physics

Top 10 Moneymaking Apps You Need to Download Now

These moneymaking apps won't make you rich but can earn you some respectable extra pocket money with little effort.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Apps that can make you money? It sounds too good to be true, but moneymaking apps do actually exist. While these apps won’t …

Apps

15 companies where most employees make at least $100K

Looking for a new job but only if you are sure of the salary? Well you are in luck because as of February public companies are now required to …

Employment

The Best Ways to Cook Every Cut of Venison

One of the most frequent questions hunters ask me is how to cook a certain cut of meat. The answer to that question depends not only on the cut, but …

Forget San Francisco and New York: These are the 19 best places to live where the typical home costs less than $260,000 and monthly rent is under $1,000

The best places to live are the cities where people are happy, job opportunities are abundant, pay is good, and housing is affordable.<p>So says U.S. News & World Report, which recently released its annual ranking of the best places to live in America. To rank the cities, U.S. News considered the job …

Real Estate

Google wants to teach more people AI and machine learning with a free online course

A new ‘Learn with Google AI’ site will serve as a hub for AI and machine learning resources<p>Machine learning and AI are some of the biggest topics in the tech world right now, and Google is looking to make those fields more accessible to more people with its new Learn with Google AI website.<p>Google …

Machine Learning

Archeologists used lasers to discover thousands Mayan structures in Guatemala

Extensive LiDAR scans demonstrated that the region was more densely populated than previously thought<p>Researchers have identified more than 60,000 previously unknown structures in northern Guatemala after extensive aerial LiDAR (Light Detection And Ranging) surveys. Their findings show that the …

Facebook boss Nicola Mendelsohn reveals she has incurable cancer

The head of Facebook in Europe has revealed that she has incurable cancer in the hope that she can raise awareness of the disease and prompt research into a cure.<p>Mother-of-four Nicola Mendelsohn, 46, was diagnosed with follicular lymphoma more than a year ago and has decided not to "watch and wait" …

Cancer

Scientists Have Figured Out How to Recycle Waste CO2 Back Into... Plastic

This just might work.<p>It's been clear for a while now that there's too much carbon dioxide in Earth's atmosphere, heavily contributing to a warming …

Carbon Dioxide

A Secret Trick That WILL Get You A Free Upgrade To First Class

Do you live with the unfulfilled dream of travelling in First Class because your budgets simply won’t stretch that far…<p>Our Travel Auctions<p>Well, …

Luxury Travel

Non-awkward ways to meet people on the road

Arguably the biggest anxiety for the first-time traveller is the thought of being lonely – visions of cold evenings curled around a flickering bedside lamp sobbing into a dog-eared copy of <i>Eat, Pray, Love</i> as a soundtrack of general debauchery from the downstairs party reverberates through the …

Travel

Board game nights are having a moment. Here’s how to join in.

Growing up, everyone in my family received a board game for Christmas. We'd spend the lazy days that followed jumping in and out of mysterious worlds, word puzzles and intricate versions of charades. But as we grew up and moved out, the fading stacks of cardboard began collecting dust, and Netflix …

Board Games

Xbox One tips and tricks: Unlock the secrets of your Xbox One with these tips

Whether you’re an Xbox One beginner or an Xbox pro, these tips will make the most of your Xbox One<p>Microsoft’s Xbox One has had a tumultuous past. On …

The Best Oven Temperature For Every Cooking Scenario

Wondering why cookies often bake at 350°F, and veggies roast at 425°F? Getting creative in the kitchen and curious what needs to bake at what …

How to Clean a Cast Iron Skillet with a Potato

<i>This piece originally appeared on PureWow.</i><p>Cast iron skillets are kind of kitchen superheroes. You can use them for cakes, nachos, chickens and more. …

What’s killing America’s new mothers?

Elizabeth “Liz” Logelin was a young, fit woman with a promising career in operations management at Disney. On March 24, 2008, after a complicated pregnancy that saw her bedridden for nearly two months (three weeks of which were in the hospital), she delivered her daughter Madeline (“Maddie”) …

Pregnancy

26 time-management tricks I wish I'd known at 20

Time-management skills can take a while to learn.<p>Étienne Garbugli, a Montreal-based product and marketing consultant, the author of "Lean B2B: Build Products Businesses Want," and the creator of a course to help entrepreneurs find their target market, distilled the lessons he wishes he'd known when …

Time Management

Forget Hygge: Ikigai Might be the Secret to Finding Longevity and Purpose In Life

This Japanese concept might be the secret to finding longevity and purpose in life.<p>By now, you're probably familiar with the buzzword <i>hygge</i>, the …

Homemade Greek Gyro Sandwich or Dinner

Professionals make classic Greek gyro sandwiches on an upright rotisserie. That's terrific but hardly practical for the home cook. Fortunately, you …

What Facebook Did to American Democracy

And why it was so hard to see it coming<p>In the media world, as in so many other realms, there is a sharp discontinuity in the timeline: before the 2016 election, and after.<p>Things we thought we understood—narratives, data, software, news events—have had to be reinterpreted in light of Donald Trump’s …

What to Do in Maui, According to a Local

Local-first advocate Amanda Robson takes us on a tour of the island's upcountry towns.<p>Maui’s resort-lined beaches, monster surf breaks, and windswept highways often steal the Hawaiian spotlight. But when Amanda Robson returned home to the island, she tapped into a creative renaissance in its …

San Francisco

How to cook the perfect steak, according to 12 celebrity chefs

Cooking a perfect steak is probably the highest honor a chef or home cook could receive. Between discrepancies over the "right" cut of meat and the endless debate on whether or not to sear your meat, cooking steak is more of an art form than a science. That's why we brought in the experts.<p>INSIDER …

Grilled Moroccan Spiced Pork Tenderloin with Creamy Harissa Sauce

In a small bowl, combine the cinnamon, coriander, cumin, paprika, salt and olive oil. Rub the mixture evenly over the pork tenderloins. Cover and …

Taste Beyond The Tongue

This Nuclear Bomb Map Shows What Would Happen if One Exploded Near You

It even accounts for weather.<p>Imagine that a 150-kiloton nuclear bomb exploded in the city closest to you. Do you know how the city, surrounding …

Google Earth

In Undiscovered Paterson, Falls, Food and Fetty Wap

This Is Just to Say…<p>You Should Visit Paterson, NJ<p>Really.<p>“paterson is not a task like milton going down to hell, it’s a flower to the mind” – Allen Ginsberg in a letter to William Carlos Williams<p>For a kid growing up in Jersey City, nearby Paterson, N.J., was the country.<p>When I was a teenager, my …

Jersey City

Mapping the Mass Exodus From Florida by Land, Sea, and Sky

Here’s how residents of Miami-Dade County are fleeing the path of Hurricane Irma.<p>After decimating islands in the Caribbean, Hurricane Irma, now a category 4, remains on a direct collision course with Florida, where it is expected to make landfall Saturdaymorning. On Friday, people fled in droves …

Rainfall

Mansions To Rent For A Dirt-Cheap Friends Getaway

The dilemma: You want to take an unforgettable vacation with a bunch of your besties, but you need it to be affordable. You already learned the hard …