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A Russian tycoon's $100 million effort to listen for aliens has published its first results

In July of 2015, <i>Breakthrough Initiatives</i>— a non-profit dedicated to the search for extra-terrestrial intelligence, founded by Yuri Milner — announced the creation of <i>Breakthrough Listen</i>.<p>A 10-year initiative costing $100 million, this program was aimed at using the latest in instrumentation and …

Black Holes

We May Have Uncovered the First Ever Evidence of the Multiverse

Too Cold<p>For years, scientists have been baffled by a weird anomaly far away in space: a mysterious “Cold Spot” about 1.8 billion light-years across. …

Universe

Kevin Feige Confirms The Fan Theory About Stan Lee’s Cameos In Marvel Movies

Almost every Marvel movie, whether it’s the R-rated <i>Deadpool</i> with Stan in da club or <i>Spider-Man</i> with him saved from being crushed, has the presence of one Stanley Lieber, better known to comics fans as Stan Lee. A fan theory has been going around for a while that Stan is some sort of greater cosmic …

The Next Three X-MEN Universe Movies Just Got Release Dates, and They’re All Next Year

In a world where the MCU seems to rule when it comes to releasing multiple movies per year (three are coming out in 2017), the X-Universe has decided …

New Planet Discovered: Alien 'Super-Jupiter' Orbits A Cool Star

Astronomers have found an alien planet that is nearly three times the size of Jupiter, the largest planet in our solar system.<p>With its massive size, …

Creating time crystals: Physicists create new form of matter that may hold the key to developing quantum machines

Physicists create new form of matter that may hold the key to developing quantum machines<p>Researchers created a previously-only-theoretical time …

Astronaut: NASA discovery sparks my dream of intelligent life beyond Earth

<b>(CNN) —</b> NASA announced this week exciting results from a spacecraft observing Saturn's moon Enceladus and Jupiter's moon Europa. Equipment on the Cassini probe detected some of the required conditions and building blocks for life on both moons.<p>For those like myself, who thrill at any discovery that …

Astronomy

Astronomers Are About to See a Black Hole's Event Horizon For The First Time

We might finally get an image of one.<p>Ever since first mentioned by Jon Michell in a letter to the Royal Society in 1783, black holes have captured …

Does Dark Matter Exist, Or Is Gravity Wrong? The Answer Lies Billions Of Years In The Past

When we look out at the luminous matter in the Universe — stars, galaxies, clusters of galaxies and the hot gas in and between them — it tells a couple of different stories. One is the story of how normal matter (based on atomic nuclei and electrons) comes together to emit, absorb and otherwise …

Dark Matter

Mars Volcano Died at Same Time As Dinosaurs

Around the same time that the dinosaurs became extinct on Earth, a volcano on Mars went dormant, NASA researchers have learned.<p>Arsia Mons is the …

Astronomers detect strange radio signals from deep space

The Earth is under constant barrage by radio signals from space. Typically they just come from mundane sources like our own satellites, your 'garden …

Universe

Meet The Man That Found Planet 9

For some it came as no surprise, others were studying old documents, watched zillions of videos on YouTube or had a good laugh with Scooby-Doo! …

Study Skills

‘Kong: Skull Island’ Director Jordan Vogt-Roberts Originally Had An Absolutely Bananas Opening In Mind

<i>Kong: Skull Island</i> is absoultely f*cking bonkers. I mean that in the best possible way. It’s hard to craft an impossibly serious film where army guys get mushed in awesome fashion by an enormous superape and have it still be good. Bonkers works. Director Jordan Vogt-Roberts recently shared with</i> …

ColorWare’s retro-styled iPhone 7 Plus is beautiful and expensive

For the last few years, ColorWare has been gracing Apple’s products with gorgeous special edition paint jobs reminiscent of vintage Macintosh products. And earlier this week, the custom painting company showed off its latest retro makeover for the iPhone 7 Plus.<p>Like the earlier custom ColorWare …

MacBook Air

Could there be a fifth dimension

By now we’re used to the idea that the world has four dimensions: three spatial and one temporal. But what if there were a fifth dimension — what …

When galaxies collide, black holes eat

When our Milky Way galaxy and neighboring Andromeda galaxy collide, supermassive black holes will have a feast!<p>What’ll our sky look like 5 billion …

The Kavli Foundation Q&A: How Did the First Quasars Form?

<b>Thanks to a record haul of new, ultra-distant quasars—powerhouses of light from the farthest reaches of the universe—astrophysicists can now piece</b> …

The 3 Ways That Parallel Universes Could Be Real

The idea that things exist in a particular, well-defined state at all times where their properties can be determined so long as you can measure them well enough was fundamental to how we conceived of the Universe. When quantum physics came along, that idea went right out the window, never to …

Dark Matter