Marian Stroup

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Can Quantum Weirdness Be Used to Send Instant Messages Across Space and Time?

Quantum physicists in the Netherlands, Spain, and the UK have confirmed in the lab that the weird instant correlations between remote “entangled” …

Can Profit Sharing Address Income Inequality?

One of the first acts of George Washington’s presidency was to lower tariffs on the cod fishing industry, the equivalent of cutting taxes. The sector was reeling from the Revolutionary War, and the government wanted to help it get back on its feet. There was one requirement: the tax credit “would …

Income Inequality

Keck Observatory Detects Most Distant Galaxy Ever Discovered: How This Could Change Theories About The Universe

A newly discovered galaxy spotted by California Institute of Technology (Caltech) researchers is now being considered as potentially the oldest and …

Rosetta probe sees frozen body of 250ft alien cyborg on comet

Earlier this summer, scientists suggested that features of the comet orbited by the Rosetta probe could be signs of life.<p>They were referring to …

Astronomy

Warren Buffett: I 'admire' Bernie Sanders

In an interview on CNBC on Tuesday, the billionaire investor said that he admires the way that Sanders has run his campaign.<p>"I think Bernie Sanders has been a terrific campaigner. He campaigns exactly as I would campaign if I were a candidate," Buffett said.<p>Buffett's support is interesting …

Middle-class

Consciousness as Space

You are in space, right? Right. But you are not just IN space, you too are a space, a field, a living volume. And – if you look inside your mind – …

The farthest known galaxy is 13.2 billion years old

Scientists have long reckoned that the first galaxies came into being roughly 500 million to 1 billion years after the Big Bang, but finding these ancient celestial bodies is tricky when their light is so faint that even many specialized tools aren't up to the job. However, researchers have managed …

Climate-smart cities could save the world $22tn, say economists

Green buildings and better infrastructure would not only spur economic growth but also cut carbon emissions equal to India’s annual output<p>Putting cities on a course of smart growth – with expanded public transit, energy-saving buildings, and better waste management - could save as much as $22tn and …

Urbanization

7 Ancient Mysteries Archaeologists Will Solve This Century

National Geographic archaeologist Fredrik Hiebert predicts the amazing finds we may make in the 21st century.<p>When the National Geographic Society awarded its first archaeology grant to Hiram Bingham in 1912, the archaeologist headed off to Machu Picchu with one of the most advanced pieces of …

Stonehenge archaeologists discover 'superhenge' neolithic site buried underground

Archaeologists say they have found the buried remains of a mysterious prehistoric monument close to Britain's famous Stonehenge heritage site.<p>Up to …

Archaeology
U.S. Air Force

How To Build A 400sqft Solar Powered Off Grid Cabin For $2k

Basic information on solar energy<p>Solar energy is one of the world’s best and largest natural resources. Solar power is said to be green since, in …

Clean Energy

Charred corpse of ALIEN found at site of ‘meteor’ impact which almost ended life on earth

ExcélsiorTV•YouTubeThe charred<p>The bizarre "corpse" was found among other charred debris after a fireball exploded in the sky above Ichmul, Yucatan, …

Paranormal

RebelMouse vs. WordPress VIP

After building the product for Huffington Post, and owning the product and engineering groups at AOL after we were acquired, it was clear to me there …

Renewable Energy

NASA has discovered new planet capable of supporting life in case Earth is destroyed on September 28

<b>USA:</b> The Kepler Spacecraft was launched in 2009 with the specific aim of locating exoplanets. That is, planets with similar attributes to Earth and a …

Kenya

14 Simple Soup Recipes for Fall

While it pains us to bid farewell to summer backyard bashes and cocktails, fall is already upon us. It’s time for our favorite fall festivities: football, wardrobe changes and autumn eats. And as the weather starts to cool down, we’re definitely starting to develop a hankering for those fall …

Cooking

Ancient DNA cracks puzzle of Basque origins

<b>DNA from ancient remains seems to have solved the puzzle of one of Europe's most enigmatic people: the Basques.</b><p>The distinct language and genetic make-up of the Basque people in northern Spain and southern France has puzzled anthropologists for decades.<p>One theory proposed that they were an unmixed …

Anthropology

Dashcam Video Catches A Meteor Exploding Over Bangkok

On Monday morning, a giant fireball streaked through the sky over Thailand and then exploded before it could reach the ground. Several different dashboard cameras caught the phenomenon. Thai Astronomical Society president Prapee Viraporn later confirmed that it was actually a small meteor …

The 'oldest galaxy ever found' is upsetting astrophysicists

Astrophysicists have discovered the oldest, most-distant galaxy ever observed. EGS8p7 is just 500 million years younger than the universe itself, and …

How do you know your cat loves you? Let me count 25 ways

Scientists claim that cats show no attachment to their owners. Au contraire: the evidence of their love and devotion is obvious and abundant<p>Not a cat person? Click here for 25 ways your dog loves you<p>“Face it, your cat doesn’t care about you,” reads one headline. “Cats do not need their owners, …

Pets