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This new Periodic Table shows the astounding origins of every atom in your body

In the first episode of his famous TV series about space, "Cosmos: A Personal Voyage," the late astronomer Carl Sagan wastes no time dramatically setting the stage.<p>"The surface of the Earth is the shore of the cosmic ocean," Sagan says. "Some part of our being knows this is where we came from. We …

A Short History Of Deep Learning -- Everyone Should Read

Deep learning is a topic that is making big waves at the moment. It is basically a branch of machine learning (another hot topic) that uses algorithms to e.g. recognize objects and understand human speech. Scientists have used deep learning algorithms with multiple processing layers (hence “deep”) …

Machine Learning

Medieval King Erik remains studied & results are shocking!

King Erik IX Jedvardsson was a ruler in Sweden from 1150 to 1160. Erik was honored as an upholder of the Christian faith and as a national hero and …

Record-breaking Hurricane Patricia's power is wake-up call for Florida

The WP-3 Orion Hurricane Hunter rocketed through the late-season cyclone dubbed Patricia, buffeted by turbulence unusual even for a mission into the …

Weather

Here's How Scientists Believe We Can Turn Mars Into Earth 2.0

Many scientists are claiming there is a way to turn the red planet green, eventually becoming an Earth 2.0.<p>Sounds like it is straight out of a sci-fi …

Mars

Hubble Space Telescope Pinpoints 'Monster' Stars

Scientists now know a little more about a young star cluster in the Tarantula Nebula, within the Large Magellanic Cloud, approximately 170,000 light-years from Earth.<p>Specifically, they've identified nine "monster stars" as the Hubble Space Telescope's press release puts it, more than 100 times the …

Astronomers Discover Colossal 'Super Spiral' Galaxies

A strange new kind of galactic beast has been spotted in the cosmic wilderness. Dubbed "super spirals," these unprecedented galaxies dwarf our own …

Samsung does its own Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge teardown

While iFixit is quick to tear apart new devices to gauge repairability, Samsung has its own look inside the new Galaxy S7 and Galaxy S7 Edge. The company offers a breakdown of the components that make up the two handsets rather than a step-by-step process. However, it does include a bit of an …

Early human habitat, recreated for first time, shows life was no picnic: Pioneering Rutgers scientist helps reconstruct an ancient East African landscape where human ancestors lived 1.8 million years ago

Pioneering Rutgers scientist helps reconstruct an ancient East African landscape where human ancestors lived 1.8 million years ago<p>Scientists have …

Amazing total solar eclipse photos show 'black hole in the sky'

Photographers turned out in force to capture views of the spectacular total solar eclipse visible from Indonesia and across Southeast Asia Wednesday — and their varied, beautiful images show the many faces of that celestial event. Here's a sampling of the amazing solar eclipse snapshots we found in …