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The implications of cosmic silence

That's the Fermi paradox in a nutshell. Daniel Whitmire, a retired astrophysicist who teaches mathematics at the University of Arkansas, once thought …

Three ways to raise your kids to solve problems like an entrepreneur

As every parent knows all too well, parenting doesn't come with a handbook. We all just do our best to find the line between protecting our kids and letting them learn from their own experiences. Unfortunately, many well-intentioned parents err too far on the side of caution when their children …

Disrupting Sleep: The Effects of Sleep Loss on Psychotic Experiences Tested in an Experimental Study With Mediation Analysis | Schizophrenia Bulletin

Our view is that insomnia may be a causal factor in the occurrence of psychotic experiences such as paranoia and hallucinations. However, the causal …

Services sector to see 'steady but sluggish' growth

Britain's economy is set to record "steady but sluggish" growth over the coming months, reports Reuters.<p>The forecast comes from IHS Markit after the …

What Is a Paradigm Shift?

A common phrase: but what, does it mean?<p>You hear the phrase “paradigm shift” all the time, and not just in philosophy. People talk about paradigm …

Quantum Mechanics

How to Outwit the Six Ghosts of Fear

<i>(An excerpt from The Strangest Secret Library – available on Amazon)</i><p><b>Take Inventory of Yourself, As You Read This Closing Chapter, and Find Out How</b> …

Self-improvement

The fountain of youth might reside deep in our brains

According to some new research, the key to living longer may reside deep in our brains. In a major breakthrough for our understanding of how the …

Inside the studio with Bill Bensley, Asia's most sought after resort designer

Bruce Lee

When Will the First Human Leave the Solar System?

A Giant Leap — Literally<p>One thousand years. That is the minimum length of time it would take us to get to the nearest star — Proxima Centauri — using …

Probability that the quantum world obeys local realism is less than one in a billion, experiment shows

(Phys.org)—Physicists have reported some of the strongest evidence yet that that the quantum world does not obey local realism by demonstrating new …

Biggest beachside swimming pool in Europe opens in Greece

The biggest beachfront pool in Europe opened on Mykonos earlier this month, providing a full 22,600-square-feet of Instagrammable goodness for the …

Bees under the macro lens – in pictures

Summer’s here, and so are bees. These new macro images by Alejandro Santillana are being showcased in the Insects Unlocked project at the University of Texas at Austin

Asia Travel: 10 Natural Wonders That Will Make You Want to Visit Right Now

Asia travel is all about discovery – from vibrant cultures to natural wonders, the revelations never end. From the world’s highest mountain to the …

3 Ways to Raise Your Kids to Think -- and Solve Problems -- Like an Entrepreneur

Kids who feel lost in the face of adversity today will encounter substantial challenges in the "Fourth Revolution" of tomorrow.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>As every parent knows all too well, parenting doesn't come with a handbook. We all just do our best to find the …

Parenting

Are we really heading for an Anthropocene apocalypse?

News of a sixth mass extinction makes for frightening reading. But is it really too late - and can changing how we frame the issue inspire a more …

Why Is the Speed of Light So Slow?

In 2015, a team of Scottish scientists announced they had found a way to slow the speed of light. By sending photons through a special mask, the …

5 hidden Thai Islands you’ll want to keep all to yourself

Long-term sailors Liz Cleere and Jamie Furlong reveal the hidden island gems they discovered sailing around Thailand<p>1: Ko Jum<p><i>Ko Jum island (Liz</i> …

Revealed: The cheapest time to book a flight to your 10 favourite destinations

Left it until the last minute to book your summer holiday? It could work in your favour. According to new research, the cheapest time to bag an August flight to several Mediterranean favourites - including Ibiza, Majorca and The Algarve - is right now.<p>Telegraph Travel asked Skyscanner, the flight …

Luggage

Lost natural wonder in New Zealand may be found, say researchers

Diaries give clue to location of pink and white terraces of Lake Rotomahana, previously thought destroyed in 1886<p>The eighth natural wonder of the world may have been rediscovered, 131 years after it was buried by a volcanic eruption, New Zealand researchers believe.<p>In the mid-1800s, the pink and …

North Island

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Irina Shayk Makes Her Red Carpet Return at Cannes Film Festival

The model is back in sheer and sparkle.<p>Irina Shayk made her return to the red carpet at Cannes today. The model has been a mainstay at the iconic …

A wholly subjective list of the most pretentious movies of all time

Europe’s hidden coasts: the Maremma, Italy

This stretch of southern Tuscany is chic but discreet – disappear into the dunes, discover beguiling coves and stay on rambling estates amid stunning scenery<p>Italians were born for beaches. Summer means serried rows of sunbeds and regimented beach games. It’s all about bonding and strutting your …

Italy

Europe’s hidden coasts: Costa Maresme, Spain

The coast just north of Barcelona is often overlooked by visitors. But with miles of sandy beach, great restaurants and a coast-hugging train, it’s a perfect escape<p>I love Barcelona but sometimes you have got to get out of town. Sitges? Lovely, but it can be as rammed as the Ramblas. The Pyrenees? …

Europe

Europe’s hidden coasts: the Côte d’Argent, Landes, France

This wild Atlantic coast, south-west of Bordeaux, is backed by forests and nature reserves and includes the finest sandy beach in France. Yet even in mid-summer you can have it to yourself<p>Halfway between the great sand dune of Pyla and the posh surf and golf resort of Hossegor, is the finest …

What would happen if Earth started to spin faster?

Even a 1 mph speed boost would make things pretty weird<p>There are enough things in this life to worry about. Like nuclear war, climate change, and whether or not you’re brushing your teeth correctly. The Earth spinning too fast should not be high up on your list, simply because it’s not very likely …

Emily Ratajkowski Posted the Start of Her Cannes Look on Instagram — Totally Naked

As soon as Emily Ratajowski touched down in the South of France for the Cannes Film Festival, she slipped into a bikini . . . and then another …

String Theory: A Symphony of Nature (Dr. Amanda Peet)

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Photographing the Night Sky with Mike Mezeul II Who Shot the Cover of Our June How-To Issue (VIDEO)

Mike Mezeul II is a landscape photographer who says he’s addicted to photographing the night sky: “Looking at the stars and beauty of the Milky Way …