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Amazing house has its own river that lets you swim from room to room

When you were younger and imagined your dream house, it probably had some kind of jazzy transportation system to get you from room to room.<p>A roller …

Dining Rooms

Hints of the 4th dimension have been detected by physicists

Physicists have understood at least theoretically, that there may be higher dimensions, besides our normal three. The first clue came in 1905 when …

Quantum Physics

Why an Old Theory of Everything Is Gaining New Life

For decades, physicists have struggled to create a quantum theory of gravity. Now an approach that dates to the 1970s is attracting newfound …

The Story of D&D Part Two: How Wizards of the Coast Saved Dungeons & Dragons

<i>To catch you up on the history of Dungeons & Dragons, your nerdmates at Geek & Sundry are providing you with this handy-dandy series of stories on</i> …

Physics: Scientists Accidentally Discover Completely New Kind of Quantum Material Whose Electrons Act Like Rays of Light

Physicists have discovered the existence of an entirely new kind of quantum material, more or less on accident. The breakthrough could lead to the …

Neil deGrasse Tyson Finally Weighs In on Latest Report of UFOs

The 4 spookiest things about the Pentagon's UFO program

From movies to the History Channel, aliens and UFOs have been a fixture in the public consciousness for decades. But could the existence of UFOs be …

The Pentagon Investigated UFOs, and They Found Some Weird Stuff

Credit: Pixabay<p>As countless conspiracy theorists, the world over have suspected, the Department of Defense has been investigating the presence of …

Sean’s Best of 2017

When you look back on a year of games, it can give you some perspective on where the industry is going as a whole. For the most part, I have seen …

WATCH: Pentagon UFO Files Reveal Investigators Recovered Mysterious 'Metal Alloy'

In the latest revelation from a series of UFO-related documents published by the Pentagon and publicized by The New York Times, it seems the …

Oh, hell yeah: The Pentagon has had a secret UFO project running for the last several years

Someone notify Tom DeLonge: <i>The New York Times</i> has a new report today on a semi-secret UFO project that’s been underway at the Pentagon for most of …

Four Points That Make 'Last Jedi' So Fascinating

Let me begin with bit of sacrilege: “The Last Jedi” is so marvelous and fascinating that I would not be surprised if it becomes “The Empire Strikes Back” for the new generation of Star Wars fans -- the film they will tell their grandchildren was the best of the bunch. The movie fully deserves its …

Star Wars

New technique could allow scientists to create fusion energy

Fusion Energy<p>For decades, fusion energy has been an impossible-seeming solution to our energy problems. But creating fusion energy, and doing so …

Don't argue with the Devil - he's much more intelligent than us, says Pope Francis

The Devil is more intelligent than mere mortals and should never be argued with, Pope Francis has warned.<p>Satan is not a metaphor or a nebulous concept but a real person armed with dark powers, the Pope said in forthright remarks made during a television interview.<p>“He is evil, he’s not like mist. …

Christianity

Google's artificial intelligence built an AI that outperforms any made by humans

by Dom Galeon and Kristin Houser December 1, 2017 Artificial Intelligence 125370<p>An AI That Can Build AI<p>In May 2017, researchers at Google Brain …

This Prehistoric "Masterpiece" Could Rewrite The History of Ancient Greek Art

It was hidden under millennia of dirt.<p>It didn't look like much at first. A small piece of stone, just 3.6 centimetres (1.4 inches) in length, …

Quantum Computing: Graphene-Based Device Theoretically Proves Existence Of Non-Abelian Anyons

Researchers from University of California, Santa Barbara, have developed a device that could prove the existence of non-Abelian anyons. These …

Mysterious Molecules Detected On Saturn During Cassini's Grand Finale Dive - ExtremeTech

Mysterious Molecules Detected On Saturn During Cassini’s Grand Finale Dive<p>By on October 19, 2017 at 10:04 am<p>This site may earn affiliate commissions …

Consciousness Persists After Death: Scientists Confirm People Who Have Died Know They Are Dead

Recent scientific studies have confirmed that consciousness persists long after the body has died. The studies have forced medical researchers to …

Physicists may finally understand the spatial dimensions in our universe

Back to the Beginning<p>An international team of scientists has come up with a new explanation for why space occupies three dimensions. The theory …

Human Brain Operates Outside of the Laws of Physics, New Study Claims

It was the eminent French philosopher and mathematician René Descartes who first suggested that the human mind may operate outside of the physical …

Research

Physicists Prove that Time Travel is Possible by ‘Sending’ Light Particles into the Past

Scientists from the University of Queensland, Australia, have used single particles of light (photons) to simulate quantum particles travelling …

What Is a Photon in Physics?

Photons Are a "Bundle of Energy"<p>A <i>photon</i> is a particle of light defined as a discrete bundle (or <i>quantum</i>) of electromagnetic (or light) energy. Photons …

Quantum Computing Explained with a Deck of Cards

Source: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yy6TV9Dntlw<p>At the MIT Venture Capital and Innovation Conference in Feb. 2017, Dr. Dario Gil, VP of IBM …

Quantum Definition in Physics and Chemistry

What Quantum Really Means in Science<p>In physics and chemistry, a <b>quantum</b> is a discrete packet of energy or matter. The term quantum also means the …

The Big Bang Wasn't The Beginning, After All

The Universe began not with a whimper, but with a bang! At least, that’s what you’re commonly told: the Universe and everything in it came into existence at the moment of the Big Bang. Space, time, and all the matter and energy within began from a singular point, and then expanded and cooled, …

Universe

China claims they have actually created an EM drive

Guess Who’s Back<p>After a relatively long news hiatus, the impossible EM (Electromagnetic) Drive is making a comeback. Researchers from China’s space …

New Theory Disproves Dark Energy And Acceleration Of Universe Expansion

The universe is widely perceived as a constantly expanding and has been since the big bang. This is a phenomenon that has been baffling …

A Student Found an Ancient Canadian Village That's 10,000 Years Older Than The Pyramids

Incredible!<p>For hundreds (perhaps thousands) of years, generations of the Heiltsuk Nation - an indigenous group in British Columbia - have passed down …