Jessica Sandhu

42 Flips | 3 Magazines | 28 Likes | 2 Followers | @Jessicanikki | Keen to know about discoveries related to universe and loves to read literature.I'll either explore the Universe or the World.

For The First Time, Scientists Achieve 'Liquid Light' at Room Temperature

A Frankenstein mash-up of light and matter.<p>In June 2017, physicists achieved 'liquid light' at room temperature for the first time ever, making this …

Quantum Physics

4 Ways to Learn Anything in 20 Hours

<i>“Live as if you were to die tomorrow. Learn as if you were to live forever.”</i> — Mahatma Gandhi<p>What if you could learn anything in 20 hours, what would …

Language Learning

Places on Earth we still haven't explored

While it seems every last spot will get explored, researched, and photographed, there do remain some places that have barely been touched—or haven't …

Stunning Nightscape and Astrophotography by Stefan Liebermann

Awesome night landscapes by <b>Stefan Liebermann</b>, talented self-taught landscape and night photographer, adventurer and physicist at the Ilmenau …

Zooming Into NASA’s Hubble Photos to See the Lagoon Nebula Up Close

NASA’s Hubble Space Telescope was deployed on April 25, 1990, so this week marked the 28th anniversary of the telescope providing humankind with …

Here's How We Know the Big Bang Happened

At 13.8 billion years ago, our entire observable universe was the size of a peach and had a temperature of over a trillion degrees.<p>That's a pretty …

A Huge Gathering of Octopuses Has Been Found at Record Depths, And They Don't Look Well

This is how horror movies start.<p>Off the coast of Costa Rica, about 3 kilometres (roughly 2 miles) beneath the ocean's surface, there is a literal …

Esperanto Is the World's Universal Language

Sometimes it seems like we could solve a lot of problems in the world if only we could all communicate better. Maybe if there was some kind of …

Language

10 of the most historic cities to visit in the UK

And must-see hotspots...<p><b>The UK is full of historic tales told through the architecture, geography and iconic locations of some of our cities. Here are 10 of the best cities to visit in the UK if history is your hobby...</b>

Archaeology

Beautiful Mt. Everest Time Lapse

Author:<p>Publish date:<p>Social count:<p>1469<p>1.5K<p>SHARES<p>Elia Saikaly worked on this film for two years. He writes:<p>"Experience the beauty of Mt. Everest at …

Elon Musk Shares Tesla Autopilot Video That Shows Incredible Progress

Elon Musk is not standing still. On Sunday, the Tesla CEO shared on his Twitter page coverage about the company’s semi-autonomous Autopilot mode, …

Tesla

24 Astronomy Facts You Never Learned in School

From a bar in the clouds to finding more water from the Moon, outer space is constantly surprising us.<p>When you look up at the sky and see the sun …

Astronomy

You can actually learn to be wise, and it can help you feel less lonely

Most people were either stunned or amused when British prime minister Theresa May appointed a Minister of Loneliness a few months ago, acknowledging that, “for far too many people, loneliness is the sad reality of modern life.” Yet, this should not have come as a surprise or a joke. In study after …

Psychology

The 'World's smallest computer' could be manufactured for under 10 cents

Need a computer that’s smaller than a single grain of salt? IBM has got you covered. The company a rel=”nofollow” target=”_blank” …

Quantum Computing

World’s longest sandstone cave discovered in Meghalaya

With fossils from 70 million years ago<p>A state known for its picturesque hilltops and natural tree root bridges is now also home to the longest …

Dinosaurs

There's a new kind of aurora on Earth, and its name is Steve

Steve is a narrow, east-west running ribbon of purple light, sometimes slivered with green.<p>And it looks nothing like the wispier, wider curtains of …

Astronomy

Why Finland allied itself with Nazi Germany | Letter

It was not to prevent Soviet conquest but to win back territories lost to the USSR, writes <b>Geoffrey Roberts</b><p>Zofia Nowinska (Letters, 16 February) writes that “the consequences of being conquered by Stalin were much worse (for Finns) than being an ally of Hitler, so they chose the lesser evil”. In …

‘Letters From War’: 1941 – The calm (full transcript)

About a year ago, a man in Mesa, Ariz., emailed The Washington Post saying he had hundreds of letters written by a single family during World War II. When reporter Dan Lamothe began reading them, he couldn’t put them down.<p>The letters detail the incredible story of four brothers during World War II. …

Rare Sight of Super Blue Blood Moon and Lunar Eclipse: Pictures

Burma

Top six Indian monuments built by women

India has a remarkable collection of historic and contemporary sacred architectural monuments built by rulers to speak of their grandeur. But that …

Five lost cities of the world

Angamuco, Mexico<p>Last week laser scanning revealed the true scale of the ancient city of Angamuco in western Mexico. The city, built around AD900, is thought to have had 100,000 residents and included pyramids, road systems, vegetable gardens and ball courts. It was a major centre for the Purépecha …

Vegetable Gardens

Photo Gallery: 20 Extraordinary Pictures of India

Golden Temple at Dawn<p>These India pictures showcase the country at its most diverse. From cities to villages, and mountains to desert plains, it's …

Aleksey Maresyev

<i>May 20, 1916 – May 19, 2001</i><p>“The Story of a Real Man” is a novel, which was later made into a feature film, about a pilot who returns to the …

Watch the formation of the universe and Earth in this cool time-lapse video

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Time-lapse Photography

Hachiko - the Most Famous Dog of Japan

Hachiko<p>On March 8, 1935, <b>Hachiko</b>, a famous Japanese Akita dog passed away, remembered for his remarkable loyalty to his owner, even many years after …

Physicists Create New Form Of Light

In results published in <i>Science,</i> researchers suggest that this new light could be used to perform highly complex, incredibly fast quantum computations.<p>…

What is a barycenter?

What is a barycenter?<p>We say that planets orbit stars, but that’s not the whole truth. Planets and stars actually orbit around their common center of …

The 20-Minute Workout Guaranteed to Improve Your Memory (and Get You in Better Shape)

No medications, meditation, or memory exercises required.<p>While it's common to think success is all about whom you know, success is almost always based on <i>what</i> you know. That's why we all want to learn faster, retain more information, and improve our memories.<p>And we all want to double-dip: To get …

Exercise

Watch this stunning video of a firework jellyfish and vampire squid from the deep sea

Researchers took pictures of the jellyfish at a depth of 4,019ft in the ocean off the East of Socorro Island.<p>A recent breath-taking video of two …

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At Flipboard, we believe strongly in the power of facts, in the power of information, and in the power of trusted sources and reporters. We’ve known this since Day One. These values drive our entire team and are becoming ever-more important as the world’s content landscape changes quickly.<p>Our …