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Ketogenic Diet: Your Complete Meal Plan and Supplement Guide

Jumping into the ketogenic diet without a rock-solid plan will set you up for failure. Use this approach, crafted by researchers and athletes who …

Objective vs. Subjective Morality

The question of morality was addressed in one of my classes. Is it objective or subjective, and what are the implications for policy? Well, for the …

In Physics, Infinity Is Easy But Ten Is Hard

As previously mentioned, one of my classes this term is “modern physics,” which begins with a couple of weeks of introductory relativity, then several weeks of introductory quantum physics, then a mad sprint through a few applications of these. I always make sure that this portion includes a bit on …

CRISPR Could Change The World, But Right Now $90 Million Is Enough

There’s nothing like a business development deal to give a sense of scale to a mountain of scientific hype.<p>That’s what happened this morning, when Allergan, the eye-drug and Botox maker, signed a deal with Editas Medicine, which owns licenses to the patents for using a technology called CRISPR for …

Build Your Own Vacuum Chamber for Under $30

In this video, the always resourceful Chris Notap shows you how he created a small, tabletop vacuum chamber on the cheap using an old scroll compressor he got from a discarded dehumidifier, some common household items, and a vacuum gauge.<p>He explains the project:<p>A vacuum chamber cost $400-$500 on …

Scientists create time crystals, a rule-bending new form of matter

A new phase of matter, called a time crystal, has been created and observed for the first time. In a regular crystal, the atoms are arranged in a …

Netflix’s Most Promising New Original Shows Of 2017

Netflix is not content to release one or two television series a month, which is arguably enough to justify anyone’s monthly subscription fee. The company released close to 50 series in 2016, and plans to continue upping its original series production in 2017. In addition to returning series like</i> …

TV

The 10 Work Apps to Watch in 2017

The apps we use at work and in our personal lives are always changing. It's almost impossible to predict which ones will be popular tomorrow, since more than 1,000 apps are introduced every day. While reviews and downloads from the App Store can indicate the popularity of some apps, it's harder to …

Apps

Heisenberg's Astrophysics Prediction Finally Confirmed After 80 Years

Discovering that our Universe was quantum in nature brought with it a lot of unintuitive consequences. The better you measured a particle’s position, the more fundamentally indeterminate its momentum was. The shorter an unstable particle lived, the less well-known its mass fundamentally was. Solid, …

Magnetism

The Grown-Up Nightclub Of The Future

In developing a refreshed home for London’s famed Ministry of Sound, OMA also imagines a new way to make nightlife safer.<p>Blame gentrification, uptight government, or the Instagram generation: The club scene is dwindling. And Ippolito Pestellini Laparelli, an architect and partner at Rem Koolhaas’s …

6 Apps to Secure Your Smartphone Better

For many of us, our smartphones carry our whole world—contacts, messages, payment information, eclectic music collection—so it’s hard to understate …

Information Systems

Researchers Just Found Evidence of an Ancient 'Lost Continent' Under Mauritius

Earth still has some massive secrets.<p>Newly discovered crystals expelled from volcanic eruptions on the island of Mauritius are billions of years …

Earth Science

John Wick 2 premiere stages Matrix reunion

<i>John Wick: Chapter 2</i>‘s premiere was taken to another level Monday night thanks to a mini <i>Matrix</i> reunion.<p>The sequel to Keanu Reeves’ hit action film …

Here Are The Albums You Absolutely Need To Hear This Month

Though January is traditionally a slow month for new music, 2017 decided to change all that. I feel like more great albums came out this month than have in a lot of other Januarys, and given the other uh, political changes that accompanied the new year, music continues to be the perfect escape when …

12 Easy DIY Ways to Transform Your Walls

Sticking close to home for the holidays? Keep busy (and get crafty!) with one of these 12 easy DIY decorating ideas. Simply choose some color …

Home Depot