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The Universe Is Disappearing, And There's Nothing We Can Do To Stop It

It’s been nearly a century since scientists first theorized that the Universe was expanding, and that the farther away a galaxy was from us, the faster it appears to recede. This isn’t because galaxies are physically moving away from us, but rather because the Universe is full of …

Galaxies

These Swirls of Light Could Be Signs of a Previous Universe Existing Before Ours

Something feels familiar.<p>If our Universe happened to be locked in an eternal heartbeat of expansion and collapse, black holes would leave an …

Physics

Diseased Ocean Microbes Could Be Messing With the Weather

Our oceans are brimming with microscopic phytoplankton—plant-like organisms that contribute significantly to marine diversity. Tiny though they are, …

Climate Change

A student accidentally created a rechargeable battery that could last 400 years.

There’s an old saying that luck happens when preparation meets opportunity.<p>There’s no better example of that than a 2016 discovery at the University …

Rechargeable Batteries

Thirty micrometres a minute: scientists discover the speed of death

<b>Name:</b> The speed of death.<p><b>Age:</b> Not sure that is entirely relevant.<p><b>Appearance:</b> Cellular.<p><b>You’re talking in riddles.</b> I’m bracing myself for some seriously hard science.<p><b>Stop beating about the bush and get on with it.</b> OK, here goes. Two Stanford University systems biologists, Xianrui Cheng and James …

Stanford University

See what Earth looked like from space when it was ruled by dinosaurs

Ever wonder what the Earth looked like before humans came along and added pollution and man-made destruction to the mix?<p>The 3D interactive website called Ancient Earth Globe lets you glimpse the world from space during the age of the dinosaurs -- and more. Seeing the Earth at various points in …

Asteroids

Why Haven't We Cured Cancer? American Cancer Society- World's Wealthiest "Non-Profit" - CNN iReport

<b>Have you ever wondered where all the money goes that you donate to the American Cancer</b> <b>Society ?</b>With the advancement of medicine, you'd think scientists would have unlocked the cure by now with the ACS's help. Right?.<p><b>Is there more to this story than meets the eye?</b>Apparently, the American Cancer …

American Cancer Society

Sorry Elon Musk, But It's Now Clear That Colonizing Mars Is Unlikely — And A Bad Idea

<i>This article was originally published at The Conversation. The publication contributed the article to Space.com's Expert Voices: Op-Ed & …

Magnetism

A Mysterious, Powerful Force Is Flinging Radio Waves at Us from Deep Space

Our universe is teeming with invisible light. Beyond the visible spectrum, space is a colorful mess of radio signals and microwaves fired off by …

Universe

San Diego Researchers Measure The Highest Ocean Surface Temperature In A Century

At a pier in San Diego, researchers on Wednesday recorded the warmest seasurface temperature since record-keeping began there in 1916.<p>Every day, researchers from the Scripps Institution of Oceanography at the University of California San Diego collect data — by hand — from the Ellen Browning …

Global Warming

Topher Grace Made a 2-Hour Cut of The Hobbit Trilogy, and the World Deserves to See It

Actor Topher Grace, otherwise known as that guy who’s not playing Venom anymore, has an interesting hobby of editing down giant trilogies into single …

Movies

This robot will draw and erase anything on your walls

Scribit is a drawing robot that can turn your walls into a work of art. The little bot raised over $1.6 million on Kickstarter, crushing the …

Robotics

We Paid Off $147,000 in Debt in 3 Years. Here’s How We Became Financially Free

"It became like a game to us."<p>Jessie and Josh Boyce had secured the best-paying, most stable careers they’d ever had when they moved to Florida in …

Personal Finance

Cloud Animator helps you create amazing visual presentations

popsci shop<p>Get a one-year subscription now for $19.<p>Online presentations are a great way to pitch your product and engage with potential clients. But in today’s world, bullet points and 3D graphs aren’t going to cut it. Cloud Animator Advanced is an online platform that helps you create slick visual …

Infographics

The "Big Bang" of Alzheimer’s: Breakthrough study uncovers genesis of the disease

Impressive new research led by scientists at UT Southwestern, has discovered the earliest point in a neurodegenerative process that is thought to …

Incredibly rude nearby star system is firing particles at Earth like a ‘cosmic ray gun’

Our Sun is obviously the most intense place in our Solar System, but it’s actually pretty chill when compared to many other systems. Eta Carinae, for …

Our sun grew fat when a sausage collided with the Milky Way

A collision 8 to 10 billion years ago between our own Milky Way and a smaller galaxy dubbed “the sausage” helped grow stars in the centre of the …

New study suggests it’s possible to never die

Side Note<p>Jul—01—2018 04:59PM EST<p>Flip Schulke / National Archives<p>(As long as you live until you’re 105 and have really good luck after that.)<p>Drew …

The Universe Is Really Greasy, And We Had No Idea

Mmmm, space bacon.<p>If we're going to head out into interstellar space one day, we might want to go equipped with some heavy-duty degreaser. New …

NASA 'tasted' complex organic compounds in a blast of water from one of Saturn's moons — and can't yet rule out the possibility that they're from alien life

Two years before NASA destroyed its Cassini spacecraft in the clouds of Saturn, the space agency flew the robot through geysers of ice blasting out of the planet's moon Enceladus.<p>The plumes come from a giant saltwater ocean hidden beneath the moon's icy crust. The water seeps through cracks at …

Astronomy

Interstellar Comet ‘Oumuamua Has a Built-In 'Propulsion' System

Remember that cigar-shaped interstellar object that whizzed through our Solar System last year? It was pretty weird, right? Well, new research shows …

Calligraphr, A Handy App That Converts Physical Handwriting Into a Personalized Computer Font

Calligraphr by the Swiss company Maklabu is very handy app that converts a person’s physical handwriting, script or calligraphy, into a truly …

Aliens May Be Rearranging Stars to Fight Dark Energy, Awesome Study Suggests

How to dominate the universe in three easy steps …<p>Step 1: Harvest all of your planet's resources.<p>Step 2: Harvest all of your nearest star's …

A Literally Immortal Jellyfish Could Teach Scientists How to Live Forever

<i>Our editors delve into Curiosity's top stories every day on a podcast that's shorter than your commute. Click here to listen and learn — in just a</i> …

Einstein’s Theory of General Relativity Was Confirmed in a Distant Galaxy

Albert Einstein’s theory of relativity revolutionized how we understand space, time, and gravity. While most of us can only boast a surface-level …

Physicists Just Found the Last Missing Protons and Neutrons In the Universe

The universe's missing matter has been found, and it's floating between the stars.<p>Researchers who study the ancient history of the universe know how …

Create explainer videos and presentations with this powerful sales tool

If a picture is worth a thousand words, then videos are priceless.<p>Animation is an incredibly powerful sales tool, but if you have little to no …

California man builds 14-foot ‘Star Wars’ TIE fighter on his almond farm

An almond farmer from Turlock, California, has built a life-size replica of a <i>Star Wars</i> TIE fighter—and it’s as cool as it sounds.<p>Erich Gemperle, …

Download DIY Woodworking Projects - 50 Free Woodwork Plans for Android

Are you looking for professional DIY woodworking project plans?<br>You will find everything here.<br>Woodwork can be for hobby as well as for …

Woodworking

Have you noticed these web design trends in 2018?

As a space of ideas, fresh design and inspiration, the internet is a space which is constantly changing and evolving. As designers add new elements …

UI Design