Eric Finkelstein

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Costa Rica

Brace For Impact — Here Are the Greatest 25 Action Movies on Netflix

After a long day, it can be nice to unwind with a long bath and some Trader Joe's wine. That being said, we are quickly becoming converts to the action genre since these movies instantly elevate our energy levels. From Marvel franchises to fantasy thrillers, Netflix is continually adding new movies …

Movies

The Plutonium "Demon Core" Killed Two Physicists Without Ever Exploding

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Physics

New videos show how Audi E-Tron’s new virtual side mirrors work

Audi is attracting lots of attention for the mirrorless virtual side mirror system fitted to its E-Tron concept electric SUV. Now, two new videos give us a better sense of just how it works.<p>Instead of conventional side mirrors, the battery-electric crossover offers 7-inch OLED monitors mounted …

Audi

For The First Time, Scientists Achieve 'Liquid Light' at Room Temperature

A Frankenstein mash-up of light and matter.<p>In June 2017, physicists achieved 'liquid light' at room temperature for the first time ever, making this …

Quantum Physics

The Best Laptop Under $500

After researching hundreds of laptops and testing six, we found that the Asus Chromebook Flip C302CA is the best laptop that costs less than $500. It …

Consumer Tech

Linux Mint 19 Tara Operating System Released

This week the Linux Mint 19 Tara Cinnamon operating system has been released providing long-term support until 2023 allowing users the satisfaction …

Linux

Genetics gets weird as animal’s appearance mutated using CRISPR

We recently heard from Researchfest 2018 winner Eoin Murphy on the incredible power of CRISPR for the treatment of hereditary conditions such as …

National University of Singapore

New MRIs are so strong, they could cause mercury to leak from your teeth

The fact mercury makes up roughly 50 percent of the content of dental amalgam is a contentious subject for many, and a new study that found MRIs can …

Magnetism

New results show that matter and antimatter interact with light in precisely the same way

It is one of the greatest mysteries in the universe: Why is there so much more matter than antimatter?<p>In the early days of the universe there was …

Physics

15 Vaginal Health Products That Are Actually Amazing

After decades of misogynistic messaging, dangerous chemicals, and misinformation about vaginal health products, the industry is finally creating …

Skin Care

Mia Khalifa Only Did Porn Three Months But She's Still a Pornhub Sensation

Mia Khalifa left the industry in a flash three years ago, but remains one of the most searched actresses on adult sites. Why?<p>Since January of 2015, months after she reportedly left her job at a Whataburger to start a porn career at a customer’s suggestion, Mia Khalifa has been one of the biggest …

Social Media

Amazon’s Face-Scanning Surveillance Software Contrasts With Its Privacy Stance

Companies small and (very) large are selling face-recognition tech to anyone with a credit card, from shopkeepers to federal agents<p>Amazon Chief Executive Jeff Bezosrecently called the conflict between privacy and security an “issue of our age.” But while he says Amazon will fight government …

Machine Perception

Adventurous women are getting their vaginas super stoned

More couples are turning to cannabis to boost their sex life … but can your vagina really get high?<p>You’d be forgiven for thinking partners are …

Cannabis

Life at Alpha Centauri? Maybe, NASA says

Could life exist on planets in the star system closest to ours, Alpha Centauri? Dangerous X-ray radiation makes it unlikely for the single exoplanet …

Astronomy

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Newsletter

NEWS<p>Different approach to treatment zeroes in on the silent cells that break off of tumours — and aims to keep them asleep.<p>Search for this author …

Cancer

Before dinosaurs, these creatures ruled Earth. An NC paleontologist discovered them

You wander a museum, glance at some dinosaur bones and think that one skull looks a little funny. You’ve discovered a new species.<p>Sure, that sounds …

Explore the internet faster with these keyboard shortcuts

For major web browsers like Chrome, Firefox, Edge, and Safari.<p>You already rely on keyboard shortcuts to navigate your Windows or macOS computer and power through tasks more quickly. While you're at it, don't forget that your web browser comes with its own set of key combinations.<p>These shortcuts, …

The Effects of Marijuana on Your Body

Marijuana is made from the shredded and dried parts of the cannabis plant, including the flowers, seeds, leaves, and stems. It’s also known as pot, …

How to Send A Fax From Gmail

Instant communication methods such as email and texting make it very easy to send messages, documents and other files with just a couple of mouse …

Apps

The Fred Rogers documentary Won’t You Be My Neighbor feels radically subversive

The kindly children’s TV host was a man on a mission.<p>Who among us can resist getting a little verklempt upon hearing the strains of some familiar <i>Mister Rogers’ Neighborhood</i> song? Hum with me:<p>It’s such a good feeling to know you’re alive<br>It’s such a happy feeling, you’re growing inside<br>And when you …

Fred Rogers

The LHC Has Detected The Higgs Boson Again, This Time With a Massive Twist

Whoa.<p>Physicists working at the Large Hadron Collider have made a major new detection of the famous Higgs boson, this time catching details on a rare …

NASA sets out to examine Solar System's protective bubble

The solar winds that stream outwards from our Sun at up to 700 km/h (435 mph) have a direct hand in the evolution of the Solar System's planets, but …

‘Jurassic World’s’ Dinosaur-Sized Delivery Amusingly Proves ‘#AmazonFindsAWay’

Anyone who’s watched the original Jurassic Park will be familiar with Jeff Goldblum’s iconic line, “…life, uh… finds a way.”<br>To promote Jurassic …

How Close Are We--Really--to Building a Quantum Computer?

Intel’s head of quantum computing talks about the challenges of developing algorithms, software programs and other necessities for a technology that …

Quantum Computing

Non-invasive technique holds promise for permanently correcting myopia

<b>Myopia could be corrected permanently and non-invasively thanks to an approach developed at Columbia University in New York that has so far shown</b> …

What's the Absolutely Amazing Theory of Almost Everything?

The Standard Model. What a dull name for the most accurate scientific theory known to human beings.<p>More than a quarter of the Nobel Prizes in physics …

Gravity energy generator could revolutionise renewables | Reuters.com

Dutch inventor Janjaap Ruijssenaars has built a gravity energy generator that harnesses the force of gravity to produce a new kind of renewable energy. Matthew Stock reports.<p>▲ Hide Transcript<p>▶ View Transcript<p>Dutch inventor Janjaap Ruijssenaars has built a gravity energy generator that harnesses the …

Renewable Energy

How to: Send large files for free

For bigger file transfers, email is a no-go. So what are your options?<p>E-mail is creaking under the demands of the internet, and nowhere is that more …