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Why Titan is the only colonizable world in the solar system beyond Earth

This Voyager 2 photograph of Titan, taken Aug. 23, 1981 from a range of 2.3 million kilometers (1.4 million miles), shows some detail in the cloud …

Stephen Hawking: Donald Trump Appeals to ‘Lowest Common Denominator’

LONDON — Theoretical physicist Stephen Hawking said Tuesday that the popularity of Donald Trump is beyond even his understanding.<p>The author of “A Brief History of Time” was asked in an interview whether his knowledge of the universe meant he could explain the presumptive Republican nominee's appeal.<p>…

Donald Trump

Quantum computer factors numbers, could be scaled up

What are the prime factors, or multipliers, for the number 15? Most grade school students know the answer—3 and 5—by memory. A larger number, such as …

Quantum Computing

Have we discovered the threads of life?

RENOWNED astrophysicist is heading to Australia and he just might hold the key to the universe. Or should we say, multiverse.


A new experiment could let us ‘see’ quantum entanglement for the first time

An experiment that would allow humans to directly perceive quantum entanglement for the first time has been devised by researchers in Switzerland, …

Quantum Mechanics

The Dark Side of the Universe: Perimeter Institute LIVE

Tune in tonight at 7 p.m. for a fascinating Perimeter Institute public lecture on the mysteries of dark matter.

Dark Matter

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Ford plans 13 new electrified vehicles by 2020

DEARBORN, Mich. (AP) — Ford Motor Co. says it will introduce 13 new electrified vehicles worldwide by 2020, including an updated Focus sedan that …

Plug-in Hybrid EVs

Zero to 76,000 mph in a Second

Scientists at the Sandia National Labs in Albuquerque, New Mexico have accelerated a small plate from zero to 76,000 mph in less than a second. The …


The Day No One Died: The Moral Imperative of Transhumanism

Alone in the ivory tower they sit, so sure of what is to come. With glistened eyes glazed by misappropriated hopes and galvinized by wishful …