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Neil deGrasse Tyson loves the Doppler effect and he wants us to love it too

On this episode of <i>StarTalk on Mashable,</i> Neil deGrasse Tyson, Chuck Nice, and Gary O’Reilly drops some Doppler knowledge and question why NASCAR's …

Neil deGrasse Tyson

Understanding the "Schrodinger's Cat" Thought Experiment

Erwin Schrodinger was one of the key figures in quantum physics, even before his famous "Schrodinger's Cat" thought experiment. He had created the …

Quantum Physics

Handling Your Finances at Any Age: Cramer's 'Mad Money' Recap (Friday 8/11/17)

No matter how old you are, no matter how wealthy you are, you should really have some money socked away in the stock market, Jim Cramer told his <i>Mad</i> …

Investing

Signs of a Multiverse? Scientists May Have Found Evidence We Bumped Into a Parallel Universe

<i>This article was originally published on The Conversation. Read the original article.</i><p>Scientists have long tried to explain the origin of a …

Did the Earth form from a new type of planetary object called a synestia?

Researchers at Harvard and the University of California, Davis (UCD) have come up with a new type of planetary object they've called a "synestia". …

Universe

New data is in on mystery star's recent weirdness

We're not saying it's aliens, but I also can't tell you it's definitely not aliens.<p>Late last week, astronomers around the world prepared to work through the weekend observing one of the most enigmatic stars known to humanity: KIC 8462852, better known as Tabby's Star, Boyajian's Star or the "alien …

Universe

What Things Should Every Physics Major Know?

Over the weekend, cosmologist and author Sean Carroll tweeted about what physics majors should know, namely that “the Standard Model is an SU(3)xSU(2)xU(1) gauge theory, and know informally what that means.” My immediate reaction to this was pretty much in line with Brian Skinner’s, namely that …

Physics

How to Make Money While Travelling

Travelling is fun but it doesn’t come cheap. If you plan to travel for several months or more, you may need to pick up another job.<p>Working on the go …

Stephen Hawking and Colleagues Write Angry Letter Defending Theory

Proving a theory is always difficult, even for the world’s top physicists. In February of this year, three of the world’s top physicists decided to …

NASA showed off an image of what Earth looked like in 1969

Despite helping mankin move forward for decades, NASA has a bit of a nostalgic sense to it.<p>This week, the space agency unveiled an image of Earth from the Apollo 10 taken 36,000 nautical miles away. The image is from May 18, 1969, nearly 50 years ago.<p>In the image, almost all of Mexico can be seen, …

Got gas? 5 ways to prevent and treat stomach bloating

That uncomfortable sense of feeling bloated is one of the most commonly shared digestive issues. But there are several specific steps you can take to beat the bloat when you’ve got it, and fend it off in the future.<p>Bloating reflects excess stomach gas that hasn’t been released — and it’s a true …

Wellness

It's Official. Humans Are Going to Mars. NASA Has Unveiled Their Mission.

The Mars Mission<p>Humanity has been fascinated by Mars since long before we stepped foot on the Moon. Our planetary neighbor has been the subject of …

Space Science

Time travel is 'possible' -- mathematically anyway

Pull out your list of regrets, mistakes and runs of just plain bad luck, because it turns out you can go back. A University of British Columbia professor has run the numbers on the feasibility of time travel, and he says they check out.<p>"People think of time travel as something fictional," math and …

How to save £1,000 on flights thanks to an airline's mistake

Pouncing on an airline’s “mistake fare” could save you a £1,000 pounds on flights, according to a travel hack expert.<p>Carriers upload heavily discounted seats a few times a month, due to human error or a pricing issue with a particular route, with the simplest cause being a misplaced decimal point, …

Here's why you should never boil your vegetables

And why we should all add more raw food into our diets<p>If you're the sort of person who likes peas fresh from the pod, enjoys the sweet crunch of a …

Meal Prep: 5 Healthy Recipes To Get You Through The Week

Get to it!<p><i>Every week we bring you Meal Prep to help you lay out healthy weekly meals. Do your shopping, spend a few hours cooking on the weekend, and enjoy the fruits of your labor all week long. A lot of thought goes into curating them, ensuring there’s a good balance of nutrition and delicious</i> …

A Chef Reveals the Only 3 Brands of Boxed Pasta Worth Buying

Did your favorite make the cut?<p>When it comes to cooking pasta noodles, the secret is in the quality of the pasta you buy, not so much in the amount …

Cooking

How have you used Netflix this long without knowing these 10 tips and tricks?

Study after study attribute the increased number of households without a cable or satellite TV subscription at least in part to Netflix is a …

Surviving on Mars: why getting humans to the Red Planet begins at the South Pole

Beth Healey researches health in extreme environments, spending a little over a year 1,000 miles from the geographic South Pole in Antarctica at a …

Mars

A Massive Dead Galaxy Existed Just 1.7 Billion Years After The Big Bang, But No One Knows How

We might be very wrong about how galaxies form.<p>For the first time, astronomers have spotted a massive, inactive galaxy from when the Universe was …

Galaxies

Microsoft Translator turns your words into spoken Japanese

You may want to install Microsoft Translator if you're going to Japan and your vocabulary is limited to "Konnichiwa," "Ohayou" and "Notice me senpai." The app can now turn your spoken words into Nihongo to help you get around the country. Translator can recognize a bevy of languages, but Japanese …

Translation

Cortana will now help you set up a new Windows 10 PC with your voice

Microsoft is making some significant changes to the way the setup process works in Windows 10. For years, setting up a Windows machine has gradually been getting easier thanks to Microsoft’s simplifications, but with the Windows 10 Creators Update you can now sit back and use your voice to …

This Unseen Form of Radioactive Decay Could Help Explain Where All The Antimatter Is

Seriously, where is it.<p>The mystery of where all the antimatter is gets to the heart of why you and I, and everything else in the known Universe, …

Physics

4 Most Common Causes of Belly Bloat (and 4 Cures!)

• Popsugar<br>• Health & Fitness<br>• Bloating<p>How to Cure Belly Bloat<p>4 Most Common Causes of Belly Bloat (and 4 Cures!)<p>Shares<p>It's normal to feel bloated after a …

This New Type of Male Contraceptive Not Only Prevents Babies; It's Completely Reversible

We've been waiting a long time for this.<p>Until now, men have had only two serious options for preventing baby-making: condoms or 'the snip'.<p>A …

Rabbits

Twitch’s game store is now open for business

Twitch is now a place where you can both watch and buy games. Earlier this year the streaming service announced plans to launch a digital PC games store, and today it’s open for business. Users will be able to purchase select games directly from Twitch channels and game pages, both on the site and …

If you want to listen to hot new albums on Spotify, it's time to pay up

All good things must come to long, brutal, contractually negotiated end.<p>Spotify announced on Tuesday a new deal that includes the provision that some …

Universal Music

Scientists Discover A White Dwarf Orbiting Black Hole

A breakthrough has been made as scientists discover a tiny star in a binary system located around 14,800 light years away. The globular cluster is …