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The history of Volkswagen

In the video above we look at the history of Volkswagen, which begins in Wolfsburg, Germany, in the year 1937.<p>During the Second World War, Volkswagen produced a huge range of military vehicles for the German war machine, but it was the second half of the 20th Century that saw the company grow into …

Astronomers Have Spotted a Black Hole So Ravenous, It's Pushing The Limits of Physics

The Universe's hungriest black hole.<p>Astronomers have discovered a giant black hole that's so hungry, it's been gorging on a star for more than a …

Universe

This One-Superset Workout Will Rock Your Entire Body

Chisel killer abs, shoulders, and legs with just 2 exercises<p>Overview<p><b>Exercises:</b> 2• <b><br>Total Sets:</b> 5• <b><br>Total Minutes:</b>• <b><br>Best For</b>: Muscle• <b><br>Body Targets</b>: Abs, Quadriceps, Shoulders<p>Supersets—working two different muscle groups back to back with little to no rest—are a great way to pack in an effective workout in …

Forget What You've Learned - Scientists Just Created a Stable Helium Compound

The new frontier of chemistry.<p>If you remember your high school chemistry, you'll know that helium is a bit of an oddball. This noble gas is the least …

Here's what Tom Brady eats to stay in peak condition at an age at which most players have already retired

If you've ever wondered — from the couch, horizontally, picking at buffalo dip on a Sunday afternoon — what Tom Brady eats to stay in peak football shape at 40, now you can learn all about Brady's diet from his personal chef.<p>Boston.com ran an interview with Allen Campbell, the chef employed by …

Why it's Time to Dip Your Toes into Artificial Intelligence

One of the biggest opportunities for business is to utilize AI, yet most don't understand the importance of a human's role in adopting this new technology.<p>The field of Artificial Intelligence (AI) was first introduced at a Dartmouth college conference in 1956. At the time, AI founder, Herbert …

Artificial Intelligence

7 Habits That Will Help You Build the Next Billion-Dollar Startup

Starting a business is tough, and most entrepreneurs don't make it the first time. Here's how to improve your chances by avoiding the common pitfalls.<p>Most budding entrepreneurs don't realize that nine out of ten startups fail within 24 months. They only see and remember the recent new entrants in …

Entrepreneurship

We Still Don't Know How Fast The Universe Is Expanding

Once we discovered that the Universe was expanding, the next scientific step was to determine what the rate of expansion was. Despite the fact that it’s been more than 80 years, we still don’t have agreement on how fast that rate actually is. By looking at the largest cosmic scales and the oldest …

Humans Are Literally Made of Stardust After All

All too often, our flesh cocoons can feel like vessels of anxiety and existential dread. But take heart, because new research confirms what science …

Universe

Mars in Three Days: Here's the Tech That Could Make It Happen

Riding to the Planets on a Beam of Light<p>The clever boys and girls at NASA are always dreaming up new ways to circumvent the biggest obstacle to …

Space Travel

Now Quantum Computers Can Send Information Using a Single Particle of Light

Physicists at Princeton University have revealed a device they’ve created that will allow a single electron to transfer its quantum information to a …

Outer layer of human heart regrown using stem cells

A multidisciplinary team working at Pennsylvania State University claim to have used human stem cells to regenerate the cells that cover the external …

Why Poker Is So Hard for AI

The winner takes home a nice $200,000 prize.<p>Starting tomorrow, some of the best poker players in the world will be competing for a prize pool of $200,000. But this time, one of the competitors isn't human.<p>The tournament, called "Brains Vs. Artificial Intelligence: Upping the Ante," takes place from …

This beautiful credit-card-sized phone just might cure your smartphone addiction

It doesn't text, it doesn't connect to Twitter, and it doesn't have a camera. In fact, Light's founders say the phone is designed to be used "as little as possible."<p>So why would a company build a product it doesn't really want you to use? To help cure our smartphone addiction.<p>Here's where Light …

Touchscreens

This Chart Can Help You Become a Millionaire, No Matter What You Earn

No matter how much you earn.<p>It won’t be easy to get there.<p>But financial blogger Lyn Alden has come up with a really simple chart showing how much you …

Personal Finance

10 Steps to Starting a Side Business While Working a Full-Time Job

We are living at a time of unlimited potential. Never before have we experienced such a rapid growth in the number of young entrepreneurs who’ve …

Find out How Earning $30,000 a Year Can Turn You Into a Millionaire

It may sound crazy, but even if you only earn $30,000 per year, if you invest (and save) wisely and prudently you can you become a millionaire. …

Retirement

11 Mistakes Standing Between You and Your First Million

<i>This article previously appeared on Entrepreneur.com.</i><p>I’ve been a millionaire three separate times in my life. The first time I saw $1,000,000 in my …

Earth - Plants can see, hear and smell – and respond

Plants, according to Jack C Schultz, "are just very slow animals".<p>This is not a misunderstanding of basic biology. Schultz is a professor in the Division of Plant Sciences at the University of Missouri in Columbia, and has spent four decades investigating the interactions between plants and …

Consciousness

Watch the Pentagon’s new hive-mind-controlled drone swarm in action

In what will probably be considered a step forward for autonomous military technology, the Pentagon said in a statement Monday that it had successfully demonstrated “one of the world’s largest micro-drone swarms” over China Lake, Calif., in October.<p>The exercise, put on by Naval Air Systems Command …

Military

The Best Books of 2016 for Entrepreneurs and Small Business Owners

Read one. Better yet, read them all.<p>Finding new ways to look at the same problems can be all you need to take your business to the next level. But that means finding ideas and perspectives that don't result in incremental changes but in <i>major</i> changes.<p>The following books (in no particular order) will …

Self-improvement

How to Get Google Play on a Kindle Fire and Install Any Android App You Want

Kindle Fire tablets are some of the best, cheapest Android tablets around, but they’re limited to Amazon’s app store, which is more than lacking …

Android News

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The Legend Of Zelda Was Planned On These Sheets Of Paper

There’s something about analog development materials. Take, for example, these <i>Legend of Zelda</i> original design documents. Hand drawn on paper, they …

Retrogaming

Apple cider vinegar helps blood sugar, body fat, studies say

Apple cider vinegar has been touted as a cure-all for decades. I've seen claims that it can do everything from halt hiccups to whiten teeth, and even banish dandruff.<p>Whether or not it's capable of all those things, there is some solid research to back up apple cider vinegar as a healthy elixir, as …

Healthy Eating

Humans Will Be Marrying Robots By 2050 Says AI Expert

Had a child recently? Well, here’s something you might want to prepare yourself for. By the time wedding bells are ringing your new son- or …

Let’s go ahead and make Earth invisible to aliens, just in case

What would it take to hide an entire planet? It sounds more like a question posed in an episode of “Star Trek” than in academic discourse, but sometimes the bleeding edge of science blurs with themes found in science fiction.<p>Of course we’ve been leaking our own position to distant stars via radio …

Stephen Hawking

12 Things I Wish I Knew Before I Became an App Programmer

Most of the time, you'll be the only woman in the room.<p><b>1. You don't need a degree in computer science, but you do need to know how to code.</b> I do have a computer science degree, but I've met plenty of successful people in the industry who don't. Learning to code is the most important thing. There …