John Marday

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Scientists secretly believe we're all going to die soon - retired professor

We're all going to die - that's a fact.<p>But even Millennials should be preparing to meet their maker, if American scientist Guy McPherson is to be …

Climate Change

Never-Before-Seen Mineral Found Inside a Diamond

Calcium silicate perovskite (CaSiO3) is thought to be the fourth most abundant mineral on the planet, but until recently, it had never been observed …

The Best Modern Philosophy Books

<b>We’ve now explored both the most important philosophy books as well as the best philosophy books for beginners, however – naturally these lists are</b> …

University of Cambridge

Why Your Brain Hates You When You Wake Up in the Middle of the Night

The late-night spiral into that black hole of depression, explainedThe shitty thing you said to a close relative who passed soon after. The …

Sleep

This tiny, magnetic robot could roll, walk, and swim through the terrain of the human body

This millimeter-scale robot designed by researchers at the Max Planck Institute for Intelligent Systems could enable "applications in microfactories …

Laser Scans Reveal Maya "Megalopolis" Below Guatemalan Jungle

A vast, interconnected network of ancient cities was home to millions more people than previously thought.<p>Using a revolutionary technology known as LiDAR (short for “Light Detection And Ranging”), scholars digitally removed the tree canopy from aerial images of the now-unpopulated landscape, …

Scientists Are Attempting to Unlock the Secret Potential of the Human Brain

Sometimes, it occurs when a person suffers a nearly fatal accident or life-threatening situation. In others, they are born with a developmental …

The Brain

The Space Between

Our brain drug cleft the young woman in two. The left-brain version of Naomi was different from the right. Ms. Left-brain was talkative and cheerful. …

Literature

Steve Jobs Practiced This 1 Habit That Triggers Creative Ideas, According to Neuroscience

<b>Several new studies and books say this is the best way to spark novel ideas.</b><p>Visitors to Steve Jobs's house in Palo Alto or to Apple's corporate …

New Technique Generates Human Neural Stem Cells For 3D Brain Models and Tissue Engineering

<i>Summary: Researchers have devised a new method for generating rapidly differentiating human neural stem cells for use in tissue engineering</i> …

Brain 'reads' sentence same way in 2 languages - Futurity

When 15 people's brains "read" or decoded a sentence in English or Portuguese, the neural activation patterns were the same, report researchers.

Language

Why your brain makes you hate certain foods

A child’s bad experience with a particular food when their tastebuds are forming can put them off for life<p>Mealtime is a common battleground in many families. Exasperated parents may be relieved to learn their children’s fussy eating might not be their fault. New research suggests picky eaters are …

The Brain

Astronomers built the largest map of “holes” in the universe to prove Einstein was right about gravity

Since its discovery in 2008, astronomers have been puzzled by a cosmic mystery so vexing that it has even led some to question whether the general theory of relativity—Einstein’s masterpiece theory of gravity—is wrong on cosmic scales. The trouble is that light travelling through the universe does …

Universe

Here’s How Quantum Computing Will Change The World

The quantum computing revolution may be even more profound than the digital computing revolution a half century ago and it will happen much faster. …

Quantum Computing

Amateur paleontologist spends two years gluing giant plesiosaur fossil back together after smashing it

An amateur paleontologist who discovered the largest fossil ever found in Wales accidentally smashed it to pieces while excavating it and has spent two years gluing it back together.<p>Jonathan Bow, 36, found the 200-million-year-old plesiosaur fossil on a beach stroll near Cardiff in November …

Dinosaurs

Did Plant-Eating Dinosaurs Really Only Eat Plants?

An ankylosaur fossil with fish in its belly provides ancient evidence that herbivore diets are more flexible than they’re assumed to be.<p>Ask a non-biologist about the differences between an herbivore and a carnivore, and they’ll tell you that it’s written like destiny in an animal’s bones. …

Dinosaurs

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Can Quantum Theory Attract a Better Life?

There are many notions that suggest our thoughts have power. Whether these thoughts are kept to ourselves or kept internal is irrelevant. If it …