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Universe

Physicists Say They've Created a Device That Generates 'Negative Mass'

Say what?<p>Physicists have created what they say is the first device that's capable of generating particles that behave as if they have negative …

Quantum Mechanics

Is the end of the world on September 23 and what is David Meade’s Planet X Armageddon theory?

THE end of the world as we know it could be imminent as conspiracy theorists claim a mysterious planet will collide with Earth TODAY.<p>Bible passages …

Entertainment

HP shows us what a real PC workstation looks like with a 56-core, 3TB Z8 | Ars Technica

Fully decked out, it will be quite expensive.<p>If you're a demanding computer user, sometimes your 13-inch Ultrabook laptop just won't quite cut it. …

Computer Hardware

Strange lights spotted in sky above Salt Lake City

SALT LAKE CITY -- Fox 13 News received several calls and messages about a series of strange lights in the sky above Salt Lake City Saturday night, …

Salt Lake City

Hold My Droid

Lim Chuan Shin is a freelance artist from Malaysia who has worked on games like <i>Street Fighter V</i> and <i>Agents of Mayhem</i>.<p>You can see more of Shin’s work …

Street Fighter (Video Game)

This one-off LaFerrari Aperta is coming up for auction

Ferrari will auction off a ‘one-of-a-kind’ LaFerrari Aperta. It is to commemorate Ferrari’s 70th anniversary, with proceeds of the sale going to Save …

NASA Confirms Extraterrestrial Life DOES Exist On Other Planets

By In5D on February 2, 2015 in Extraterrestrials<p>Aliens really do exist!<p>That’s the amazing news that space boffins at NASA have confirmed this …

Scientists claimed they found elusive ‘Planet X.’ Doubting astronomers are in an uproar.

It’s a big, dark presence at the farthest reaches of our solar system, a mysterious force powerful enough to skew the paths of planets in orbit and yet so subtle that it slips undetected past even the most powerful telescopes on Earth. For centuries, it has eluded some of the most brilliant minds …

Universe

Google says they have a quantum computer that's 100 million times faster than anything on the market

When researchers gave the D-Wave 2X a carefully crafted test problem, the 1,000-qubit computer solved it 100,000,000 times faster than a classical computer could.<p>Quite a few tech giants and government organizations are investing in quantum computing. And many of them, including Google, NASA, and …

Quantum Computing

Acer Predator 15 Review

On top of the mobile computing food chain.<p>The Acer Predator is an aptly-named Skylake gaming notebook that packs a ton of bleeding-edge hardware into …

Computer Hardware

Photographer Spent 2,500 Hours Capturing Stunning Photos of Complex Snowflakes

Through his camera lens, Canadian photographer Don Komarechka explores a world which cannot been seen by the naked eye. Specifically interested in nature and macro photography, images by the young artist reveal a closer look at how the universe works. His recently unveiled piece, <i>The Snowflake</i>, …

There are really good reasons why we should — and shouldn't — genetically engineer human embryos

For the past three days, scientists, bioethicists, and other stakeholders at an international summit in Washington, D.C. have been debating some tough questions related to the gene-editing technology known as CRISPR/Cas9.<p>They discussed the technique's enormous potential to cure genetic diseases and …

Genetics

Seattle man arrested for trying to snort cocaine during traffic stop | Reuters

SEATTLE (Reuters) - A 73-year-old man who had been pulled over for driving without his headlights was arrested by a Seattle police officer after he tried to snort cocaine in front of the stunned patrolman, authorities said on Friday.<p>After the officer checked the man’s license and registration …

Cocaine

NASA's Hubble and Spitzer Space Telescopes Find 'Faintest Galaxy' From Early Universe

NASA's Hubble and Spitzer space telescopes have spotted an incredible object that gives us a glimpse in the universe's astronomical history.<p>"The …

Universe

'Impossible' Space Engine May Actually Work, NASA Test Suggests

It's really starting to look as if an "impossible" space propulsion technology actually works.<p>Researchers at NASA's Johnson Space Center in Houston …

Cosmic glass art is infused with glowing miniature universes inside (Video)

Echoing the belief that the macrocosm is reflected in the microcosm, the great Persian poet Rumi once said that "the entire universe is inside you." …

Glass Art

2015 November 29 - Dark Sand Cascades on Mars

<b>Dark Sand Cascades on Mars</b> <b><br>Image Credit:</b> HiRISE, MRO, LPL (U. Arizona), NASA<p><b>Explanation:</b> They might look like trees on Mars, but they're not. Groups …

Cosmology

See How Big Just Cause 3's Map Is in This New Gameplay Video

With just days to go before the launch of action game, we're now getting a better look than ever at just how large the open-world game's 400-square mile map is.<p>Just Cause 3 takes place on the island of Medici. This new video from PlayStation Access takes players on a virtual helicopter ride from …

This 'Super Mario Bros.' watch will cost you $18,950

How much of a Nintendo fan are you? Enough that you could spend as much as you would on a car, just to show the world where your allegiances lie? You'll want to talk to luxury watchmaker Romain Jerome, then. It just unveiled a limited edition <i>Super Mario Bros.</i> mechanical timepiece that marks the …

You can drive this $100,000 SandRacer on the street

It might not look like it, but this Zarooq Motors sand racing car is street-legal.<p>Built in the United Arab Emirates, this sleek but boxy dune jumper …

13 steps anyone can take to get rich, according to a journalist who spent his career studying millionaires

Prompted by legendary businessman Andrew Carnegie, who turned a few nickels and dimes into a fortune, journalist Napoleon Hill researched more than 500 self-made millionaires over 20 years before releasing his 1937 best-seller "Think and Grow Rich."<p>"It was Mr. Carnegie's idea that the magic …

Self-improvement

Quiet rise of Ben Carson is shaking up Republican presidential race

He is the only African American – and the only brain surgeon – in the GOP field and his outsider status and inspiring life story are generating momentum<p>For six undisturbed weeks, Donald Trump held a broadly uncontested lead in the race for the Republican nomination for the US presidency.<p>That was …

Government
Middle East