Jessica Golden

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If the universe is 13.8 billion years old, how can it be larger than 13.8 billion light years across? (Advanced)

Well, the answer is general relativity. I take it that you're starting out in SR. Special relativity is "special," because it is a special case of …

How the Universe Pulled a Vanishing Act

The issues facing modern physics are so baffling that they've crossed a threshold and now fascinate the general public. We laymen have very little at stake, personally speaking, when scientists argue over the Big Bang--without advanced mathematical training, it's all but impossible to follow the …

Left-handed, intergalactic-scale magnetic field supports antimatter theory - ExtremeTech

By on May 18, 2015 at 12:00 pm<p>This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use.<p>Back in 2001, Arizona State …

How Music Stimulates the Unconscious Mind

Researchers are using music to light up unconscious minds, but the results only bring more questions about its effectiveness for coma patients.<br>Read …

The Brain

Australia has a new food pyramid

Vegetables have to take centre stage for a number of reasons. Vegetables, with the exception of potatoes, sweet potato and corn, generally contain …

Best of Last Week – Study backs Standard Model, splitting an electron and human attention span now shorter than goldfish

(Phys.org)—It was a pretty big week for physics as a team of researchers working at CERN's LHC reported that a three-decade long quest backs physics' …

New Math Model Shows How Neural Networks Create Memories

<b>Scientists at EPFL have uncovered mathematical equations behind the way the brain forms – and even loses – memories.</b><p>Memory is one of the most crucial …

Neuroscience

Fear the dark art of yoga! Why conservative Christians are freaking out after yoga 'miracle'

If yoga helps a Christian man to walk for the first time in thirty-three years, does his newfound strength come from God or the Devil? That is the …

Neuroscience: Searching For God In The Brain

The doughnut-shaped machine swallows the nun, who is outfitted in a plain T-shirt and loose hospital pants rather than her usual brown habit and long …

Radical New Quantum Theory Says Other Universes Affect Our Own

Parallel universes have long been a staple of science fiction. But according to a radical new theory of quantum mechanics published Oct. 23 in the journal Physical Review X, other universes are real--and they exist in vast numbers.<p>What's more, the scientists behind the theory say the other …

Finding 'Lost' Languages in the Brain

<b>Study has far-reaching implications for unconscious role of infant experiences on adult development.</b><p>An infant’s mother tongue creates neural patterns …

Neuroscience

Deeper Than Quantum Mechanics—David Deutsch’s New Theory of Reality

One of the world’s leading theorists has a new theory of everything. Its first result: a description of classical and quantum information linking …

Quantum Mechanics

New Theory Suggests That We Live In The Past Of A Parallel Universe

Whether through Newton's gravitation, Maxwell's electrodynamics, Einstein's special and general relativity or quantum mechanics, all the equations that best describe our universe work perfectly if time flows forward or backward.<p>Of course the world we experience is entirely different. The universe …

You Need Quantum Physics To Explain Pokémon's Timeline

We already know that, thanks to alternate dimensions, the official <i>Pokémon</i> timeline has become ridiculous. If you break it down using science, things …

Pokémon

Why can’t the world’s greatest minds solve the mystery of consciousness?

Philosophers and scientists have been at war for decades over the question of what makes human beings more than complex robots<p>One spring morning in Tucson, Arizona, in 1994, an unknown philosopher named David Chalmers got up to give a talk on consciousness, by which he meant the feeling of being …

Consciousness

A Universe of 10 Dimensions

When someone mentions “different dimensions,” we tend to think of things like parallel universes – alternate realities that exist parallel to our …

Why happiness is infectious: you can actually smell joy

Utrecht University in the Netherlands found that odours produced by our bodies can communicate happiness to others<p>It is said that happiness is contagious and now scientists believe they may know why.<p>For the first time researchers have found that humans can pick up whether a person is feeling joyful …

Happiness

National Geographic Magazine

See Previous Issues<p><img itemprop="contentUrl" style="transition: opacity 0.4s; opacity: 1;"></picture></div> <div>April 2018</div></a> </div> <div class="prev_iss_cover"> <a href="https://www.nationalgeographic.com/magazine/2018/03" target="_self"> <div class="LazyLoad is-visible"><picture><source …

Extreme Sports

A Meditation for Setting Your Morning Intention

Take a few moments when you first wake to set a direction for your day with this guided meditation.<p><i>Sonima.com is a new wellness website dedicated to</i> …

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Nepalese Children Participate In 'Laughter Yoga' To Help Relieve Trauma From The Earthquakes

These remarkable pictures show Nepalese children participating in 'laughter yoga' to help relieve trauma following the two earthquakes that left the …

Patanjali Never Said Anything About Limitless Flexibility

15.8K<p>SHARES<p>To outsiders yoga appears to be all about flexibility, but teacher Alexandria Crow says it’s so much more. (And yes, there is such a thing …

Yoga

One Photographer’s Epic Self-Portraits in Front of Vast Landscapes

Nicholas Roemmelt is a landscape and wildlife photographer based in Austria who regularly puts on a backpack and takes his camera deep into the …

13 Days around Iceland

Beginning of March, I spent 13 days on a road trip around Iceland. It was a mix between holidays and personal projects.<br>After New-York and Tokyo I was …

Drones

Pictures of the Week 5.15.15

Nepal

Better photo tips: 60 of the most amazing, surprising, incredible bits of photography advice you’ll ever read

Following on from our popular 77 photography techniques, tips and tricks for taking pictures of anything post, we’re bringing you this list of 60 …

30 Photographs Capturing the End of World War II in Europe

On May 8, 1945, Germany conceded World War II and the world celebrated.<p>On May 7, 1945, Germany surrendered to the Allied Forces, ending World War II in the West. The next day, parades marched, kisses flew, beer flowed, and the globe erupted in celebration. Though the Pacific theater continued to …

Winston Churchill