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The Most Naked Celebrity Instagram Photos Of All Time

Because why not, really?<p>Because why not, really?

Emily Ratajkowski

Magic Mushrooms Do The Opposite of Anti-Depressants, But That May Be Why They Work

"I felt so much lighter, like something had been released."<p>Psychedelic therapy is going through something of a revival right now, and we may now know …

One of Jupiter's asteroid 'moons' is orbiting backwards

As a rule, you can safely assume that moons and asteroids will all orbit in the same direction. If they didn't, interactions with their host would likely send them flying off course. However, it's now clear that there are exceptions to this rule: researchers have discovered that an asteroid is …

Supermassive black holes give birth to stars, astronomers discover

A team of astrophysicists has discovered that supermassive black holes at the centre of galaxies aren't just destroyers of stars, but can also be …

New Theory of Gravity Emerges

If a study carried out by researchers at the University of St. Andrews holds true then we may need to consider rewriting Albert Einstein’s theory of …

Mind-Blowing New Theory Connects Black Holes, Dark Matter, and Gravitational Waves

The past few years have been incredible for physics discoveries. Scientists spotted the Higgs boson, a particle they’d been hunting for almost 50 …

The Universe Is as Spooky as Einstein Thought

In a brilliant new experiment, physicists have confirmed one of the most mysterious laws of the cosmos.<p>There might be no getting around what Albert Einstein called “spooky action at a distance.” With an experiment described this week in <i>Physical Review Letters</i>—a feat that involved harnessing …

The Dilemma of the Black Hole Paradox – Do They Really Destroy Everything?

It’s a very tricky paradox to test, and one that has been bugging scientists for a very long time. With black holes having a mass so concentrated …

Physics

Is the Moon moving away from the Earth? When was this discovered? (Intermediate)

<i>I heard in the TV that moon is moving away from the earth towards the sun. Why is that happening? And when was this exactly discovered?</i><p>The Moon's …

Universe

MRO data utilized for Mars 2020 landing-site selection

Artist’s depiction of NASA’s Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter (MRO) above the Red Planet. Image Credit: James Vaughan / SpaceFlight Insider<p>As scientists …

Mars Orbiter

Now you can 'build your own' bio-bot

I'll bet you don't have one of these at home.

Nanotech

Scientists make huge dataset of nearby stars available to public

The search for planets beyond our solar system is about to gain some new recruits.

Exoplanets

Scientists spotted a supernova just hours after it exploded

Its dying gasps could reveal what makes stars go out with a bang<p>Talk about going out with a bang. Stars that are about 10 times more massive than the Sun tend to die in colossal explosions called supernovae.<p>Scientists aren't sure why or how these stars detonate near the end of their lives, but …

Universe

Giant radio galaxy discovered by astronomers

(Phys.org)—An international team of astronomers reports the discovery of a new giant radio galaxy (GRG) associated with the galaxy triplet known as …

Cosmology

2017 February 13 - Cloud Swirls around Southern Jupiter from Juno

<b>Cloud Swirls around Southern Jupiter from Juno</b> <b><br>Image Credit:</b> NASA, JPL-Caltech, SwRI, MSSS; <i>Processing:</i> Damian Peach<p><b>Explanation:</b> Juno just completed …

Astronomy

Hints of a quiet, stray black hole

Theoretical studies predict 100 million to 1 billion black holes in our Milky Way galaxy. So far, astronomers have found about 60. A serendipitous …

Universe

Simultaneous observation of particle and wave behaviors of entangled photons

Altmetric: 3<p>More detail<p>Article |<p>Open<p>Zhong-Xiao Man<br>• , Yun-Jie Xia<br>• & Nguyen Ba An<p><i>Scientific Reports</i> <b>volume 7</b>, Article number: 42539 …

NASA warns that asteroid larger than the Empire State Building could smash into Earth

Earth is potentially at risk from a peanut-shaped asteroid that's larger than New York's Empire State Building.<p>The asteroid, labelled 2015 BN509 by …

Hubble Space Telescope Photographs NGC 7640, A Distant Barred Spiral Galaxy In The Andromeda Constellation

A team of astronomers using the Hubble Space Telescope has captured a stunning new image of the barred spiral galaxy NGC 7640. The shape of the …

Temperatures Skyrocket in Arctic, Prompt Desperate 'Refreeze' Plan

Temperature readings near the North Pole soared to 50 degrees F above average on Friday, as a storm pushed warm air into the Arctic region.<p>This is …

What Our 1st Nuclear Test Left Behind Is a Lot Like Moon Rocks. Hm.

We’re not really sure how our moon formed. There are a few theories based on the clue that the composition of earth and the moon are so similar. The …

New Mexico

Divining a New Solar System Timeline from Rocks Older than Earth

We ogle images of gorgeous star-forming nebula from afar, but it’s tougher to reconstruct the nebula that formed our own cosmic hood.<p>Nebulas are among the most visually astounding phenomena in the universe. These expansive clouds of gas and dust act as stellar nurseries, gestating baby stars as …

Landing Sites for 2020 Mars Rover: NASA Weighs 3 Options

NASA has selected three potential landing sites for the upcoming Mars 2020 rover: an ancient lake, a past volcanic hotbed and an early hot-spring …

Ice sheet releasing Mississippi River’s worth of phosphorus

Every year, Greenland’s ice sheet releases as much of this key marine nutrient as the mighty Mississippi releases into the Gulf of Mexico, says a new …

‘Bionic spine’ could enable paralysed patients to walk using subconscious thought

Australian scientists hope that a tiny device just 3cm long and a few millimetres wide will enable paralysed patients to walk again by allowing them to control bionic limbs with the power of subconscious thought.<p>The new device, dubbed the “bionic spine”, is the size of a small paperclip and will be …

The Brain

Take a virtual tour of Mars with this new 360-degree image from NASA

NASA

Your fitness tracker knows you're pregnant before you do

Is your fitbit looking broken? It may be time to book a prenatal class<p>Is your fitness tracker playing up, constantly misreporting your heart rate and claiming you’re burning wild amounts of fat? Bad news: it’s probably broken. Or, good news: It might be working fine, and you’re pregnant.<p>That is …

Wearable Tech

This remote control car will go anywhere there is 3G or 4G connectivity

Emil Kalstø has built a small remote control (RC) car that can receive signal over cellular network. That means the days when remote control vehicles were restricted by the tiny receivers inside them are officially over.<p>As long as the car can pick up a 3G or 4G connection, it can be controlled from …