Jesse Baker

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How Stonehenge Architects Used Pythagoras' Theorem for the Mysterious Structure

It may have beat Pythagoras by 2,000 years.<p>There are few prehistoric monuments still standing that have catalyzed as much intrigue as Stonehenge. The …

Einstein Wins Again! General Relativity Passes Its First Extragalactic Test

In 1915, Albert Einstein put forth a new theory of gravity: General Relativity. Instead of every mass in the Universe instantly reaching across to every other mass and exerting an attractive force, the new concept of a cosmic fabric — spacetime — would curve in response to matter and energy. As the …

Physicists Spot Evidence of 'Odderon' First Predicted in the 1970s

Scientists have uncovered some preliminary evidence for a nuclear physics effect first predicted back in the 1970s. The physics universe you’re about …

The PlayStation 4 is having a killer run — here's what to expect in 2018

The PlayStation 4 continues to be the most popular game console in the world. Over 70 million consoles have been sold, and that's just in the past four years.<p>In 2018, the console's dominance shows no signs of slowing — if major entries in the "God of War" and "Spider-Man" franchises don't ensure …

Red Dead Redemption

Seth MacFarlane Talks Prescient 2005 Kevin Spacey Joke on ‘Family Guy’

<i>Family Guy</i> has been credited with calling out wrongdoers and anticipating scandals long before they erupt in the headlines, but show creator Seth …

Comedy

JAY-Z Calls Donald Trump "a Joke — With All Disrespect" in New Interview

It's no secret that JAY-Z isn't a big fan of Donald Trump. The <b>4:44</b> rapper and his wife, Beyoncé, held a campaign concert for Hillary Clinton during the 2016 election cycle. At the time, JAY-Z addressed Trump's divisive comments, stating, "Once you divide us, you weaken us; we are stronger …

Donald Trump

Elon Musk and SpaceX Released the Most Expensive Blooper Reel of All Time

Is Elon Musk blowing up rockets for fun? Is this just a prank, bro? Or is this a trailblazer in commercial aerospace technology having a laugh at its …

Molecular nanosubmarines can target and kill specific cancer cells

In 2015, scientists from Rice University revealed they had created light-driven nanosubmarines. These tiny molecular machines were activated by …

Scientists Just Found A Use For The Hashtag In Quantum Computing

Image: iStock<p>Twitter's hashtag just turned 10, and wouldn't you know it, scientists just worked out a far better use for it - at the nanoscale.<p>See, …

Ancient Nova Explosion Recovered by 580-year-old Korean Recording

Around 600 years ago a bright new star was spotted by a team of Korean astrologers that laid within the realms of the Scorpius constellation. The …

Experiment reveals evidence for a previously unseen behaviour of light

Beams of light do not, generally speaking, bounce off each other like snooker balls. But at the high energies in the Large Hadron Collider at CERN they have just been observed doing exactly that<p>Light is useful, versatile and perplexing. We see with it - that is, we make sense of our surroundings …

Physics

'Unexpected' LHC discovery could rewrite our understanding of particle physics

Our set of rules describing particle physics may be under threat, according to results published by CERN.<p>Large Hadron Collider discovers five hidden …

NASA's Never-Before-Seen Photos of Astronauts Going to Space Are Incredible

There was never a photo studio like space — and there was never a studio in space that was anything like the moon, as TIME explores in Unseen Apollo, …

Unseen Apollo

Text & Audio by Jeffrey Kluger—Author of Apollo 13 & Apollo 8 All Photos Apollo VII—XVII/NASA<p>Nobody ever accused the Apollo program of failing to …

SpaceX Successfully Launches, Lands Recycled Falcon 9 Rocket

SpaceX successfully launched and landed a recycled rocket on Thursday, a first for Elon Musk's company and a move that could help slash the cost of cargo transport into space.<p>It was a one-two punch that went according to plan. After lifting off from Kennedy Space Center in Florida and carrying an …