Lehaci Emanuel Ovidiu

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Live Blog: The Huge Gravitational Wave Discovery We've Been Waiting For Is Here

"We shared in the joy and excitement of that moment."<p>Well folks, that massive gravitational wave announcement has been well worth the wait.<p>Read on …

Astronomers just proved the incredible origin of nearly all gold, platinum, and silver in the universe

Platinum and gold are among the most precious substances on Earth, each fetching roughly $1,000 an ounce.<p>However, their allure may grow stronger — and weirder — thanks to a groundbreaking new finding about their violent, radioactive, and cosmic origins.<p>On Monday, scientists who won a Nobel Prize …

Universe

How to blow your boss’s mind

We all want to get ahead. Still, even when it seems you’re doing everything right — you’re never late to work, rarely take a sick day, and always …

Elon Musk’s Billion-Dollar Crusade to Stop the A.I. Apocalypse

Elon Musk is famous for his futuristic gambles, but Silicon Valley’s latest rush to embrace artificial intelligence scares him. And he thinks you should be frightened too. Inside his efforts to influence the rapidly advancing field and its proponents, and to save humanity from machine-learning …

Artificial Intelligence

In the Future, Your Phone Will Be Built by Thousands of Robot Ants

The German automation firm Festo is building a bunch of the sci-fi-esque critters, which it thinks could become the future of manufacturing.<p>Late last month, the German industrial automation firm Festo unveiled a product that it hopes will help to revolutionize manufacturing: hand-sized, autonomous, …

How Silence Rewires Your Brain to Make You More Intelligent

In 2011, the Finish tourism board decided to run a campaign promoting the “silence” you can get by visiting the beautiful country. Along with photos …

Introducing: The Vacheron Constantin Les Cabinotiers Celestia Astronomical Grand Complication

Very big news last year, in every possible sense of the word, was Vacheron Constantin's launch of the ref. 57260 pocket watch, the most complicated …

Watches

12 Of The Best Hiking Routes In Washington State, USA

Whenever I think of Washington, I think of lush green forests, the gorgeous city of Seattle, and, of course, snow-capped mountains that seem to go on …

Hiking

Always angry or stressed? Here are six exercises to bring back happiness into your life

“I choose to be happy today,” is easier said than done. But, if we adjust how we perceive things, life can be a lot better.<p>Paul Emery, a master …

Yoga

Don't Panic, but Physicists in Australia Just Proved Reality Doesn't Exist

Quantum physics is weird.<p>Get ready to have your mind blown. According to an experiment led by two physicists in Australia, reality doesn’t exist. …

Stunning new theory of gravity suggests there's no such thing as dark matter

A new theory of gravity explains the way galaxies rotate without the need for the theoretical presence of dark matter, according to a renowned expert …

A Transparent Hybrid Rocket Engine Is Some Beautiful Science

Even if it's not actually going anywhere.<p>Solid-fuel rockets are great for plenty of things, like boosting Space Shuttles into orbit or launching a hobby rocket into not-quite-orbit-but-way-way-up-there. Of course, if you want a semblance of control over how strongly your rocket fires and, most …

A Glimpse of the Future: See the Tesla Gigafactory Like Never Before

The man behind the 4K videos of the Apple Campus 2 found a new, awe-inspiring engineering complex to feature. Last Saturday, Duncan Sinfield posted a …

'Alien' signal likely isn't, but if it is, they're way smarter than us

There's something strange coming from a distant star once again. It's probably nothing, unless it's something...something really big.<p>"If E.T. is merely 'pinging' us periodically from 95 light-years away, with a targeted beacon, they might be only a few hundred years more advanced than we …

Science

5 Tips From A Millennial On How To Become A Millionaire Amazon Seller

5 steps that could help make you a millionaire.<p>28-year-old Greg Mercer is one of the new breed of Millennial Entrepreneurs who understands how to launch a successful start-up that generates sales quickly. In less than two years he has gone from being a solo entrepreneur earning a few thousand per …

Why knowing your genetic data can be a tricky proposition

GRAPHIC<p>Personal genome sequencing may be the next great technology frontier in public health—but how do patients feel about knowing, sharing and …

This 1 Science-Backed Rule Is All You Need to Stay Motivated

The road to success is long. Stick it out with this research-backed trick.<p>In case you haven't heard, there really is no such thing as an overnight success. Breakout hits are almost always followed by years of toil and failure.<p>Angry Birds was Rovio's 52nd attempt. Elon Musk studied battery …

9 TEDx presentations that completely changed my life

I'm a big fan of TED. I've walked away with a better understanding of the human psyche, a better business acumen, and some truly astounding takeaways about the future of science and technology.<p>But just as impressive are the independently organized TEDx presentations, which, while following TED's …

The Enviably Resilient Young Brain

A novel understanding of how brains grow in response to environments<p>At some point, every pop-neuroscience story mentions a study where [insert some part of the brain] “lights up” whenever [insert some action or thought process] happens.<p>The concept has given us empirical evidence that we should …

CRISPR Gets Federal Approval For Human Testing

Still needs FDA approval to move forward<p>CRISPR has received federal approval for its first human trials, though the editing will not be at the embryonic level.<p>A federal panel gave the go ahead to the study, which will remove, edit, and replace T-cells in humans today, though it still needs approval …

How This Entrepreneur Turned His Drone Disaster Into $8 Million in Funding

Drone Racing League's Nicholas Horbaczewski says startups should be wary of setting expectations too high, even if they think they've hit the "next big thing."<p><i>Tough Mudder vet Nicholas Horbaczewski created the Drone Racing League in early 2015 to appeal to video game and Formula One fanatics. The</i> …

28 things I learned about Europe after visiting all 28 EU countries

<b>Jonathan Thompson has spent the last four weeks driving around every single EU country. Here are the nuggets of wisdom he picked up along the way</b><p><b>1. Zagreb is home to Europe’s strangest museum.</b> Dedicated to the study of heartbreak, the Museum of Broken Relationships will make you laugh and cry in …

If you think your brain is more than a computer, you must accept this fringe idea in physics

One of the most intriguing speculative arguments in physics and computer science isn't really about physics or computer science at all. It's about the brain — or more precisely, about consciousness — and it's been going on for decades. Its central question: Is the brain fundamentally like a …

The Hardest Follow-Along Workout the Men’s Health Fitness Director Has Ever Done | Men's Health

So I decided to put together my own equipment-free version of the workout that men can do anytime, anywhere. I demonstrated the routine on <i>Men’s Health</i> Facebook Live last week, but you can follow-along to the video shown above.<p>(I perform a brand-new Facebook Live follow-along workout every Friday at …

Every TED Talk Ever, In One Brutal Parody

<b>WHAT:</b> A video on Thought Leadership that is very clearly and effectively parodying TED Talks.<p><b>WHO:</b> This Is That, a current affairs show from CBC.<p><b>WHY WE CARE:</b> TED Talk parodies have been around nearly as long as TED Talks themselves. The Onion had an entire series devoted to ridiculing the …

6 conspiracy theories that actually turned out to be true

<b>Conspiracy theories are more commonly associated with some pretty out-there ideas.</b><p>Some of them are relatively harmless – like David Icke’s insistence …