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Videos: 10 Marvel Movie Moments That Were Meant To Be WAY More SHOCKING!

This is a new video from Screen Rant that lists 10 Marvel movie moments that were too be way more shocking. Ensuring mass appeal and a family …

Scientists Can Now Store Information on Single Atoms

Child porn case dropped as US refuses to show software code

SEATTLE (AP) — Federal prosecutors have dropped child pornography charges against a Washington teacher after the U.S. Justice Department refused to …

Researchers Just Created a New Form of Matter

A Super Combo<p>There’s a new form of matter out there and it’s called a supersolid. Born in the labs of researchers from the Massachusetts Institute of …

LinkedIn is no longer the future of recruiting, according to a former LinkedIn executive

LinkedIn, Monster.com, and other job websites have revolutionized the way that companies look for new hires. But they’ve also made it easier for those companies to sort candidates based on factors like where they went to school and which companies they’ve worked at in the past—which can narrow the …

The new wave of ‘unlimited’ data plans: How Verizon, Sprint, T-Mobile, and AT&T compare

Over the last week, all four of the major United States carriers either announced new unlimited data plans or made changes to existing plans in an effort to better compete. With all four carriers offering some form of unlimited data, now may be as good of a time as ever to analyze your current plan …

T-Mobile

J Cole Releases New Track, Gives It The Wrong Name on Soundcloud

We can only assume this is because he'd been "high as shit... for hours"<p>What do you normally do when you're stoned? Some of us reach for the biscuit tin like its contents are as essential to our bodies as the air we breathe. Others buy outrageous and unnecessary things off the internet. A few can't …

Otherworldly Images of Andromeda Galaxy Over a Tiny Swiss Village

Photographer Sandro Casutt lives in a remote Swiss village with unbelievable views of the Andromeda Galaxy. The village of Vals, population 990, is a prime location for viewing the closest major galaxy to the Milky Way. Thus, Casutt, together with his brother Markus, started Cosmic Art Photography …

Andromeda Galaxy

Stephen Hawking Totes Predicted The Westworld Finale

The <i>Westworld</i> finale was pretty satisfying, as robot revenge fantasies go. Dolores, at least, achieved full sentience and developed the ability to …

Westworld: Ed Harris doesn’t have a clue what’s going on either

<i>Westworld</i>’s narrative in season 1 has been labyrinthine to say the least, and, depending on your opinion, is either masterful in its intricacy or …

Best Game Development Software Tools to Make Your Own Games

To be a professional game developer, you'll need great creativity and skills; here are the Best Game Development Software Tools to Make Your Own …

A Nobel prize-winning physicist identified three simple steps to mastering any subject

I wasn’t always a good learner. I thought learning was all about the hours you put in. Then I discovered something that changed my life.<p>The famous Nobel Prize-winning physicist Richard Feynman understood the difference between “knowing something” and “knowing the name of something,” and it’s one of …

Self-improvement

The Math That’s Too Difficult for Physics

How do physicists reconstruct what really happened in a particle collision? Through calculations that are so challenging that, in some cases, they …

Physics

United Nations Set To Launch Its First Ever Space Mission for 2021

Launching a Dream<p>The United Nations Office of Outer Space Affairs (UNOOSA) announced that they will launch the Dream Chaser spaceplane in 2021—the …

10 NASA achievements that are awesome

What Happens When Galaxies Collide?

We don’t want to scare you, but our own Milky Way is on a collision course with Andromeda, the closest spiral galaxy to our own. At some point during …

Cosmology

These hauntingly beautiful images are proof that NASA's Hubble Space Telescope is a gift to mankind

Crab, Carina, Eagle and Orion are among the colorfully explosive nebulae captured by the Hubble Space Telescope.<p>According to reports, scientists at …

A Drunkard’s Walk in Manhattan

Why is it that when you walk randomly, the more you walk, the farther you get from your starting point?<p>One of the most cherished mathematical …

Go Behind the Scenes With Matt Damon and Bradley Cooper’s Trainer

"Film is forever" is something of a mantra in Hollywood. Endure whatever you need to endure to get the shot, because it's going to last. This could …

Tim Peake comes back to Earth with a bump – Soyuz touchdown ends astronaut’s incredible journey

After 186 days orbiting the Earth, Briton returns from space<p>Tim Peake returned to Earth yesterday at the end of his six-month stay on the International Space Station. His journey home took place in a craft that fell from a height of 410 kilometres and decelerated from 27,600 km/h to a standstill in …

Space Exploration

This Is What Your Company Should Look Like

Illustrations by Nicolas Rapp<p>We imagine a 21st-century corporation designed to capitalize on connected systems, data, and employees who take a more …

Employment

T-Mobile is giving every customer a share of its stock

T-Mobile had another of its un-carrier events today, which now have so many regular giveaways they are starting to look like an episode of Oprah.<p>First, the company announced that every current T-Mobile account holder on a postpaid plan will get one share of common stock in the company, which is …

Relive The 20th Century With These Historic Video Games

<i>This feature was originally published June 1, 2016.</i><p>Failing history class? Maybe video games can help. Take a tour of the 20th century – covering …

This CEO was a millionaire at 22, went nearly bankrupt, and now runs a $100 million business

Tomas Gorny's life is a true rags-to-riches story that should serve as an inspiration for any budding entrepreneur.<p>He arrived in the US from Poland in the '90s when he was only 20. Barely speaking any English, Gorny had to work part-time valet-parking and carpet-cleaning jobs during his first …

Entrepreneurship

Hilarious Dogs Eating Peanut Butter

Greg Murray est un photographe primé et avocat pour animaux basé à Cleveland. Il a décide de combiner ses deux passions dans un but simple : faire …

Animaux

Science reveals what it may say about your personality if you're still friends with your ex

A study published by researchers at Oakland University found that people with "dark" personality traits — i.e., those who are generally disagreeable, manipulative, and exploitative — were more likely to be friends with former flames for practical and sexual reasons.<p>Here's how the researchers …

Psychology

Meet the Creepy Creatures That Live in the Depths of the Mariana Trench

The deepest part of our world’s oceans, the Mariana Trench, continues to give up its spooky secrets thanks to the National Oceanic and Atmospheric …

Science reveals how to erase painful memories

According to a new study that appears in the journal Psychonomic Bulletin and Review, the key to forgetting could lie in simply changing the way we think about the "context" surrounding our memories.<p>Context is quite a broad thing that can be hard to pin down. Essentially, it refers to everything …

The Brain

NASA captures magnificent 4K video of a flare erupting from the sun

A high-definition 4K video of a flare erupting from the sun is just as great as you'd expect.<p>On Tuesday, NASA released a video of a flare that burst …

22 Science Jokes Only Smart People Will Understand

Old statisticians never die. They just get broken down by age and sex.