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Time Travel Paradoxes & Some Fun With Time Machines. - ppt download

Presentation on theme: "Time Travel Paradoxes & Some Fun With Time Machines."— Presentation transcript:<p>2 Time Travel Paradoxes & Some Fun With Time …

Physics

The First Trailer for Season 4 of 'Broad City' Just Dropped

We've been waiting for the next season of <i>Broad City</i> for what feels like forever—after all, the last episode of season three aired way back in April of 2016. But if we're sure of one thing, it's that cocreators Ilana Glazer and Abbi Jacobson must have a good reason for making us wait this long. And …

Two Physicists Say Time Travel Is Mathematically Possible

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Physics

Scientists Discover Giant Wave Of Gas Twice The Size Of The Milky Way [Infographic]

Over 200 million light-years away in the Perseus Galaxy there exists a giant wave of gas. This wave is about twice the size of our Milky Way Galaxy and scientists think they know what caused it.<p>Billions of years ago a small galaxy cluster must have grazed Perseus causing the massive amount of …

Universe

This Video Explains What Happens When the Universe Ends

Sure, everyone has at one time or another wondered what happens after death, but more specifically, what goes down when the universe ends?<p>According …

Universe

Website offers to send your ashes to GOP lawmakers after Trumpcare kills you

Less than 24 hours after the U.S. House of Representatives approved a new healthcare plan, the plan’s detractors have found the saddest possible way of protesting. Thanks to a new website, you can ship your cremated remains to a Republican lawmaker should you die as a result of the plan.<p>Zoe Jordan …

Trump immigration policy spurs ire at Kentucky Derby: 'We can't find workers'

Horse owners and trainers have voiced fury amid a reported shortage of workers, as immigrants fear deportation and activists take a stand<p>A dark cloud has been hanging over the Kentucky Derby this weekend as horse trainers have made public their anger at Trump’s immigration policies, which they say …

Kentucky

A small Minnesota town is about to get the nation’s first public Satanic Temple monument

Veterans Memorial Park in tiny Belle Plaine, Minn., is packed with remembrances for the town’s men and women in uniform. Soon, it will get one more: A solemn black cube holding an upturned helmet, its sides adorned with upside-down pentagrams.<p>The Satanic Temple announced Friday that it had received …

Religion

Eating bogies is good for teeth and overall health, scientists conclude

It might be wise to look away now if you are eating or have a weak stomach, but scientists have discovered that ingesting bogies is good for teeth, and overall health.<p>Scientists at a number of universities including Harvard and the University of Saskatchewan and say parents should not discourage …

Cops Resist Texas Push to Join Immigration Crackdown

A Texas bill that forces police departments to join a federal crackdown on illegal immigration has one big problem.<p>The cops, by and large, don't want any part of it.<p>The rift could represent a new front in the nationwide fight over the Trump administration's attempt to round up and deport people who …

'Artificial womb' promises to boost survival of premature babies

An "artificial womb" has been developed that promises to dramatically improve the survival chances of extremely premature babies.<p>The device, which incorporates a plastic bag filled with artificial nutrient-rich amniotic fluid, has successfully been tested on foetal lambs equivalent in age to …

How many American atheists are there really?

“There’s a lot of atheists in the closet” — why most polls on religious belief are probably wrong.<p>Here’s a simple question: How many Americans don’t believe in God?<p>Pew and Gallup — two of the most reputable polling firms in America — both come to a similar figure. About 10 percent of Americans say …

Atheism

Scientists Have Peered into a Black Hole and Taken a Photo of Its Event Horizon for the Very First Time

The first attempt to peer inside a black hole and take an image of its event horizon—the point of no return—appears to have been a success, with no …

Astronomers May Finally Have the First Picture of a Black Hole

Westford, Massachusetts<p>Using a massive telescope network, scientists have data in hand that could open new frontiers in our understanding of gravity.<p>For the monster at the Milky Way’s heart, it’s a wrap.<p>After completing five nights of observations, today astronomers may finally have captured the …

Logan Proves That Audiences Aren't Afraid of a Complex Superhero

The new Wolverine film is more akin to an arthouse version of The Road than another X-Men movie.<p><b>Spoilers for Logan follow.</b><p>Last week, before the movie's opening weekend, <i>Logan</i> director James Mangold announced on Twitter that he is working on a black and white version of the latest Wolverine film. It …

Read this science teacher's epic takedown of a transphobic "science"-based argument

It's hard to argue with science. And yet so many people keep trying.<p>On Thursday, science teacher Grace Ann's response to a transphobic claim that …

LGBTQI

Keystone XL Pipeline Won't Use American Steel Despite President Trump's Promise

The Keystone XL oil pipeline will not use American-produced steel for its construction, despite President Donald Trump’s insistence that it …

McDonald's in trouble after pregnant woman allegedly finds dead lizard in her fries

Alright, this is appalling!<p>Burger giant McDonald's has been accused of serving a deep-fried lizard in a plate of fries in an outlet in India, a top …

The Star That Looks Like the Eye of Sauron

"A great eye, lidless, wreathed in flame."<p>Fomalhaut, the eighteenth brightest star in the night sky, is about 25 light-years from the Earth. It has twice the mass of the sun but burns much hotter and brighter. When we observe Fomalhaut in infrared (above), we see a large ring of debris where …

Pope Francis: better to be an atheist than a hypocritical Catholic

Pope criticises ‘double life’ led by some members of his own church during the sermon of his private morning mass<p>Pope Francis has delivered another criticism of some members of his own church, suggesting it was better to be an atheist than one of many Catholics who he said lead a hypocritical …

Christianity

Harvard scientist worries we’re ‘reverting to a pre-Enlightenment form of thinking’

George Q. Daley, the new head of Harvard Medical School, knows what it's like when presidential politics collides with science. <b></b>Daley was a leading stem cell scientist back in 2001 when President George W. Bush suddenly barred federal funding for research on new embryonic stem cells — a gesture to …

Health Care

How human beings evolved from this disgusting creature

Meet the Saccorhytus, your oldest ancestor and your newest nightmare.<p>This week a team of paleontologists described a new link in the chain of human …

The dinosaurs died a cold, dark death, new study shows

It’s widely acknowledged that the Earth was a cold, dark place after a giant meteor, measuring roughly six miles across, struck Mexico about 66 million years ago, which many believe triggered what is known as the end-Cretaceous mass extinction.<p>Now, new research using state-of-the-art computer …

Eerie, Existential A Ghost Story Is Like Nothing You’ve Ever Seen

Casey Affleck and Rooney Mara star in this experimental drama, a far cry from Patrick Swayze's Ghost.<p>Lately, there’s been a lot of talk about humanity’s end—climate change, the sudden, returning specter of nuclear war. And while most of that is too vast to really comprehend on an immediate level, …

Scientists plan to march on Washington and run for office to fight Trump

The anti anti-science resistance is brewing<p>After a Tuesday filled with news of gag orders on government scientists at several federal agencies, others in the science community are rapidly coming up with ways of pushing back against the new administration’s attempts to keep tax-funded research from …

McDonald's Is Giving Away 10,000 Bottles of Its Big Mac Sauce

More details to come Wednesday, the company announced<p>In celebration of two new sandwiches, fast food giant McDonald’s is giving away 10,000 bottles …

McDonald's

Mexican designers envision a Trump border wall that could take 16 years to build

Eight prototypes for the Trump administration's wall now stand near the US-Mexico border in San Diego, California.<p>They were chosen as finalists from hundreds of submissions from architects, developers, and construction companies this spring.<p>Not all border wall bids were serious, though. Mexican …

Is Unexplained the world's spookiest podcast?

Richard MacLean Smith is unspooling a remarkable story about his grandad during the second world war. “He was in a mid-air crash and his plane got cut in half,” says the creator of the Unexplained podcast. “The pilot had a parachute and jumped out, but my grandad didn’t have one because he was a …

Why Space Fanatics Are Freaking Out About SpaceX's Next Launch

Following a successful Falcon 9 launch-and-barge-landing in California this month, SpaceX is now looking to get back in the swing of regular flight. …