GravitySailor

7 Flips | 1 Magazine | 5 Likes | @GravitySailor | GravitySailor is a forum to discuss society’s major challenges and current events, and also a forum that strives to be a consistent source of thoughtful, intelligent, and respectful opinion. Most importantly, GravitySailor is a forum where reasoning and facts support the thoughts presented. Humanity’s place in the universe, our long-term survival, and our social conduct inspire GravitySailor analysis.

What Is The Strongest Force In The Universe?

When it comes to the fundamental laws of nature, we can break everything down into four forces that are at the core of everything in the Universe:<p>The <b>strong nuclear force</b>: the force responsible for holding atomic nuclei and individual protons and neutrons together.<br>• The <b>electromagnetic force</b>: the force …

Physics

Death on the border: Family suing U.S. for “torturing and killing” Latino father at California-Mexico line, botching investigation

Lawyer says Border Patrol’s impunity after Anastasio Hernández Rojas’ death on camera is “miscarriage of justice”<p>The family of a longtime U.S. resident is suing the government on charges of torture and excessive force, but the case has gotten very little coverage in the American media.<p>Anastasio …

2016 February 17 - Milky Way over the Pinnacles in Australia

<b>Milky Way over the Pinnacles in Australia</b> <b><br>Image Credit:</b> Michael Goh<p><b>Explanation:</b> What strange world is this? Earth. In the foreground of the featured …

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Asking whether extraterrestrial life exists is the wrong question.

We’ve been asking ourselves “Are we alone?” for millennia. Greek philosopher Anaximander (circa 610–circa 546 B.C.) is credited with starting the …

14 hard truths on Syria no one wants to admit

Eventually, America's long-slog presidential primaries will end, and the world's most powerful country will turn to the general election. And when it does, polling suggests that foreign policy and terrorism will be major issues for voters. This will naturally focus much of our national discourse, …

Hundreds of galaxies found hiding behind the Milky Way

Scientists have used radio telescopes to cut through the haze of the Milky Way, revealing hundreds of previously hidden galaxies lurking behind it.<p>In a study published Tuesday in the Astronomical Journal, researchers from Australia, South Africa, the United States and the Netherlands report that …

Physics

Affordable shipping container village can pop up almost anywhere in the world

Copenhagen is consistently ranked as one of the world’s most livable cities, but unfortunately not all can afford to live there. Luckily, CPH Shelter …