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Sad Keanu 2: why The Matrix without Reeves would be a journey down the wrong rabbit hole

The classic cyberpunk flick is getting a reboot without the everydude who seemed to embody its entire worldview. Can somebody wake us up from this nightmare?<p>It’s doubtful any other actor in Hollywood could have inspired such outpourings of motherly concern as Keanu Reeves a few years back, purely …

Movies

Machine Learning: The New Proving Ground for Competitive Advantage - MIT Technology Review

A recent survey conducted by MIT Technology Review Custom and Google Cloud reveals that while the majority of businesses are struggling to apply …

Machine Learning

Produce your own water from thin air with SunGlacier's solar-powered DC03

If you’re alarmed by reports of dwindling water supplies across the globe, there has never been a better time to take matters into your own hands. …

83 rare genetic mutations found to affect a person’s height

Researchers have pinpointed 83 rare genetic variants that may directly affect a person’s height. These variants, described in a study published today in <i>Nature</i>, don’t occur very often, but some were found to be associated with height differences of up to two centimeters (0.78 inches).<p>Experts have …

Drilling into heart of Iceland volcano complete

<b>An attempt to drill into the heart of a volcano in the south-west of Iceland is now complete.</b><p>Geologists have penetrated 4,659m down, creating the deepest-ever volcanic borehole.<p>Their aim is to tap into the steam at the bottom of the well to provide a source of geothermal energy.<p>They recorded …

Geology

Entertainment - MarketWatch.com

Fox doc ‘Phenoms’ chronicles fortunes of soccer players bound for the World Cup<p>3:55 p.m. Today3:55 p.m. May 18, 2018<p>New data from the United Way …

It's alive! Robotic jacket mimics plants to regulate body temperature

Like plenty of other wearables and tech products, Omius' jacket is inspired by Mother Nature. The Silicon Valley startup looked to plants in devising …

Physicists, Lasers, and an Airplane: Taking Aim at Quantum Cryptography

On a clear night last September, at a little Ontario airport, two pilots, two scientists, and an engineer took off in a small plane. They'd pulled …

Inside the Far-out Glass Lab - MIT Technology Review

At Corning’s headquarters in upstate New York, three people in bulky masks and silvery, spacesuit-like gear are working the research furnaces. They …

Engineering

Quantum phase transition observed for the first time

Photon-blockade breakdown observed experimentally -- theoretical predictions verified<p>A group of scientists led by Johannes Fink from the Institute of …

Quantum Physics

Scientists Have a Plan to Replace Fossil Fuels With Nuclear Fusion by 2030

Bring it on.<p>Nuclear fusion is premised on building technology that would replicate the reaction that naturally powers our Sun - two light atoms, in …

Nuclear Energy

'Clean' coal power plants: Matt Canavan hints at government subsidy

Minister says he’s not surprised that generators don’t want another big baseload power station to enter the market<p>Australia’s resources minister, Matt Canavan, has flagged subsidising a “clean” coal baseload power plant from the government’s $5bn northern Australia infrastructure fund, and says the …

Scientists Have Found a New Form of Hydrogen

Hydrogen is an element that we’re all familiar with as it makes up around 75 percent of the Universe’s total mass and over 90 per cent of atoms. You …

Chemistry

MIT Technology Review

What matters in <b>Robotics</b> right now?<p>Access the authoritative filter for the overwhelming flood of robotics technologies.<p>Ready for robotics? Get started …

Renewables Dominated New U.S. Power Generation in 2016: Exceeded Gas, Coal, Oil and Nuclear Combined

According to the latest issue of the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission's (FERC) monthly <i>Energy Infrastructure Update</i>, renewable energy dominated …

Innovation, not scarcity, could bring us peak oil as soon as 2020.

According to a new report from Grantham Institute at Imperial College London and the Carbon Tracker Initiative, cheaper solar and electric vehicles …

Looking for entangled atoms in a Bose-Einstein condensate

Using a Bose-Einstein condensate composed of millions of sodium atoms, researchers at the Georgia Institute of Technology have observed a sharp …

Government watchdog says SpaceX Falcon 9s are prone to cracks

SpaceX's Falcon 9 rockets apparently have a serious issue that could delay the company's manned missions. According to the <i>Wall Street Journal</i>, the Government Accountability Office investigated both Boeing and SpaceX -- the corporations that won NASA's space taxi contracts -- and found that Falcon …

New Results From CERN Could Fill One of The Biggest Gaps in The Standard Model of Physics

How our Universe broke the rules of symmetry.<p>Of the many unanswered questions that stand in the way of the Standard Model of physics being able to …

Electric cars and cheap solar 'could halt fossil fuel growth by 2020'

Solar power and clean cars are ‘gamechangers’ consistently underestimated by big energy, says Imperial College and Carbon Tracker report<p>Falling costs of electric vehicles and solar panels could halt worldwide growth in demand for oil and coal by 2020, a new report has suggested.<p>A scenario that …

Fossil Fuels

NASA’s Juno Preps For Fourth Jupiter Flyby, All 8 Science Instruments To Be Switched On

NASA’s solar-powered Juno spacecraft will make its fourth flyby of Jupiter on Thursday morning, the space agency announced Wednesday. During its …

Here Is a List of High-Paying Programming Languages You Can Learn

Online news site Quartz made a ranking of salary value in programming languages, from highest to lowest based on job postings. Here are five …

China Generates Record Wind Power, Then Throws It Away

Much of China's wind power production essentially evaporates into the ether.<p>China has been choking under a thick blanket of smog this winter, so locals should be cheered that the nation produced a record amount of wind power last year. They may be less cheered to hear, however, that much of this …

Renewable Energy

NFL, College Sports, NBA and Recruiting

Saudi Arabia Plans the World’s Cheapest Power With Solar and Wind

Saudi Arabia will award its first tender to build 700 megawatts of solar and wind energy in September, with the cost of power forecast to be the …