Margaret Slate

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Breathe responsibly: The vaporized cocktail bar - CNN Style

Written by <b>Sheena McKenzie,</b> for CNN<p>It creeps up on you slowly; that dry, back of the throat, fruity flavor. Within minutes you start to feel the warm sensation of liquor relaxing every limb -- except in this case, you haven't even had a drink.<p>"It's ingested through the lungs and eyeballs," explains …

Stephen Hawking Says 'God Particle' Could Wipe Out the Universe

Stephen Hawking bet Gordon Kane $100 that physicists would not discover the Higgs boson. After losing that bet when physicists detected the particle …

Physics

Philae Lander Finally Slingshots Around the Sun

Vatican Scientist Thinks Aliens May Exist -- But Not An Alien Jesus

There's only room for one Jesus in this universe, the Vatican Observatory director says.<p>NASA scientists are getting closer to determining whether there is life on other planets -- and the enthusiasm about aliens has spread to the Vatican.<p>Nasa's Kepler mission announced last month that it had …

My life without gender: 'Strangers are desperate to know what genitalia I have'

Raised a girl, became a boy, and now? From navigating public bathrooms, to choosing what to wear, Tyler Ford on living as a genderless person<p>This morning, I got out of bed, put on a yellow vinyl miniskirt with a tight black-and-white striped crop top and posted a picture of myself on Instagram. I …

Largest feature in universe with ring of 9 galaxies puzzles astronomers

Astronomers are puzzled over what is creating the largest feature in the observable universe -- a massive sphere of nine galaxies across five billion …

A Periodic Table Surprise: The One Element In Stars That Isn't On Earth

When it comes to the elements in the periodic table found throughout the Universe, it’s only the first two that originated from the Big Bang: hydrogen and helium. Everything else was formed from stars, whether:<p>fused in their cores, from lighter elements into heavier ones,<br>• built in supernovae, where …

Scientists Discover Farthest Galaxy From Earth Ever Recorded

Scientists have just found a galaxy so far away from Earth that it offers a glimpse back in time to the Big Bang.<p>The galaxy, discovered at the W. M. …