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After Centuries, Scientists Have Finally Figured Out How Water Conducts Electricity

One of life's most fundamental processes has been witnessed.<p>It's a textbook moment centuries in the making: more than 200 years after scientists …

What every layperson should know about string theory

If you’ve ever wondered just why it has piqued the interest of so many, have a look inside.<p><i>“I just think too many nice things have happened in string</i> …

Quantum Mechanics

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Ask Ethan: What's So 'Spooky' About Quantum Entanglement?

There are a great many puzzles out there in quantum physics, which is notorious for defying our intuition. Particles seem to know whether you’re looking at them or not, displaying different behaviors if you watch them go through a double-slit versus if you don’t. Measuring one quantity, like a …

Quantum Physics

For the Love of Snow, Visit These 6 Epic Ski Towns

There are several elements that must align for the ultimate ski-cation. Fresh pow, wicked runs, lively village life and stunning snowscapes are the …

Why chatbots are the last bridge to true AI

Humans have been storing, retrieving, manipulating, and communicating information since the Sumerians in Mesopotamia developed writing in 3000 BCE. Since then, we have continuously developed more and more sophisticated means to communicate and push information. Whether unconsciously or consciously, …