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Chrome can sometimes get you a better YouTube experience than the YouTube app<p>YouTube is the internet’s replacement for the TV, so it’s only natural that we’d use it as our background noise provider, however Google doesn’t make that easy on mobile devices. Unless you have a YouTube Red subscription, …

Apps

Feel like you’re zooming over Pluto and its moon Charon with NASA’s new 3D animations

Take yourself back to the Pluto system<p>It was two years ago, on July 14th, 2015, that NASA’s New Horizons spacecraft flew by Pluto — marking the first time we had ever explored this mysterious small world. The probe whizzed by within 7,750 miles of the dwarf planet’s surface and snapped the first …

Planets

People Can Look at Your Face and Figure Out Your Social Class

Psychologists reveal why upwards social mobility is so difficult.<p>There are some telltale signs of someone who is rich: that flashy wristwatch, the …

Psychology

Juno spacecraft to fly over Jupiter's Great Red Spot July 10

Just days after celebrating its first anniversary in Jupiter orbit, NASA's Juno spacecraft will fly directly over Jupiter's Great Red Spot, the gas …

Directed gene-copy variation: The key to conquering new environments

A study of yeast reveals new mechanism that allows cells to adapt to environmental changes more rapidly by accelerating genetic changes around genes …

Biology

Two Conjectures Collide, Endangering the Naked Singularity

Physicists have wondered for decades whether infinitely dense points known as singularities can ever exist outside black holes, which would expose …

Tangled threads weave through cosmic oddity

New observations from the NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope have revealed the intricate structure of the galaxy NGC 4696 in greater detail than ever …

Weird

Theory challenging Einstein's view on speed of light could soon be tested

New paper describes for first time how scientists can test controversial idea that speed of light is not a constant<p>The newborn universe may have glowed with light beams moving much faster than they do today, according to a theory that overturns Einstein’s century-old claim that the speed of light …

Physics

5 Predictions For The Future Of Sex, Because Sex Robots Are Not Far Away

As technology advances, every part of our lives is changing — even our sex lives. To make us aware of these changes, FutureofSex.net's editor Jenna …

Six amazing uses for the wonder material graphene

<i>By Cat DiStasio</i><p>Graphene is a super-strong, ultra-lightweight material that's led to scores of technological innovations in recent years. It consists of bonded carbon atoms formed into sheets that measure just one atom thick. The material's strength to weight ratio makes it ideal for all sorts of …

A Parent's Life Experiences Can Alter Their Offspring's Genes

Parent to Child<p>Genetic inheritance has been believed to be a mechanism of equality — each parent passes half of their DNA to the offspring. Recent …

Genetics

Carbon Fiber Composite Gives Strength To SpaceX Mars Plans

Everyone’s favorite Materials Scientist and real life Tony Stark, Elon Musk, recently revealed his plans to not only travel to neighboring Mars and colonize it, but to travel even further away from our friendly local star, potentially to any far flung planetary destination in our Solar System.<p>Most …

Engineering

The neuroscientist who's spending the Chan Zuckerberg $3 billion

<b>(CNN) —</b> Hearing the words "$3 billion," most of us felt vaguely stunned, so we missed hearing what came next during Wednesday's announcement from Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg and Dr. Priscilla Chan. The Silicon Valley couple also introduced the world to the new president of Chan Zuckerberg …

Silicon Valley

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Iran Confirms Secret Nuclear Agreement: Big Pay Off To Iran

Iranian authorities reacted with anger towards the leaking of the secret agreement. This shows that how maintaining the secrecy of the deal was crucial for the Islamic Republic.<p>According to Press TV, the spokesman for the Atomic Energy Organization of Iran (AEOI), Behrouz Kamalvandi pointed out …

South Asia

Gmail adds easy to find unsubscribe button next to sender’s address

Google announced today that it’s adding a new “unsubscribe” link at the top of emails in Gmail making it easy to unsubscribe from mailing lists. Most of us have hunted for the unsubscribe button in an email that marketers often bury at the bottom and make hard to find. Some users might have noticed …