Megan Clemmons

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CERN Researchers Think They Saw Rare Particle Decay That Could Lead To New Physics

Physicists in Switzerland are on a subatomic hunt that, they hope, will reveal some entirely new results beyond the limits of their theories.<p>An …

Physics

After you die, your brain knows you’re dead, terrifying study reveals

Have you ever wondered what happens when you die?<p>You’ve probably heard about how those who have died and come back to life say they saw light at the …

Brainwaves

Google's artificial intelligence computer 'no longer constrained by limits of human knowledge'

The computer that stunned humanity by beating the best mortal players at a strategy board game requiring “intuition” has become even smarter, its creators claim.<p>Even more startling, the updated version of AlphaGo is entirely self-taught — a major step towards the rise of machines that achieve …

27 of 40 prosecution witnesses in the Sohrabuddin encounter case turn hostile: The Indian Express

Eyewitnesses to the alleged abduction of Sheikh, his wife and associate, as well as police officers part of the encounter team, have retracted their …

Alien update: South Texas man films several UFOs hovering across the sky

Gary Trevino, a man from South Texas recently shot a spectacular UFO video which has now gone viral on social media platforms. The video was captured …

Scientists discover mysterious object 13 times the size of Jupiter

Physics Breakthrough in 50-Year Search for 'Holy Grail' Particle Tetraquark

It’s been 100 years since scientists first split open the atom and realized it was not the smallest thing to exist. It’s been more than 50 years …

Is There Life After Death? According To This Scientist, The Laws Of Physics Make It Impossible

It’s a question that has occupied the minds of humans pretty much since the dawn of time: Is there life after death? Well, I’ve got bad news for …

Physics

Magnets Move Blood Like Magneto, But Not in The Way You Think

We’ve all seen huge magnets do really incredible, showy things in TV and film. They helped to get Walter and Jesse out of a pinch in <i>Breaking Bad</i>, …

IBM Just Announced an Insanely Powerful 50-Qubit Quantum Computer

Along with even more quantum computing records.<p>At the IEEE Industry Summit on the Future of Computing in Washington DC on Friday, IBM announced the …

Quantum Computing

These rare photos of Bonnie and Clyde reveal the dark reality of America’s iconic criminal couple

A private collection of prints shows the duo’s grim end<p><i>Warning: graphic photos follow</i><p>Death came violently for Bonnie and Clyde. The posse that …

Crime

Satan's enigma: 'Possessed' nun's 17th-century letter deciphered

A mysterious letter written more than 300 years ago by a Sicilian nun who claimed to be possessed by Satan has finally been deciphered. Scientists used a deep-web code breaker to read the letter.<p>The message — indeed devilish — describes God, Jesus and the Holy Spirit as "dead weights," the …

Scientists Finally Prove Strange Quantum Physics Idea Einstein Hated

The equations of physics are things that we humans created to understand the Universe, and it can be hard to disentangle them from the Universe’s …

Quantum Physics

Why Neutrinos Aren't "Real"

by Brian Koberlein August 27, 2017 Hard Science 12112<p><i>Brian Koberlein is bringing the story of science to the world. His Kickstarter project — a</i> …

Quantum Physics

The basis of the universe may not be energy or matter but information

There are lots of theories on what are the basis of the universe is. Some physicists say its subatomic particles. Others believe its energy or even …

Quantum Physics

Trump pardons former Arizona sheriff Joe Arpaio

President Trump on Friday pardoned former Arizona sheriff Joe Arpaio — a move that keeps one of his staunchest political allies out of jail and will likely cheer his conservative base, which supports both men’s hard-line views on illegal immigration.<p>The unusual pardon — coming less than a month …

Harvey's Wrath Leaves at Least One Dead, a Dozen Injured

At least one person has died and a dozen or so others were injured in the coastal Texas county of Aransas from Hurricane Harvey, local authorities said.<p>The monster hurricane, which had weakened to a tropical storm by Saturday afternoon, made landfall as a Category 4 hurricane late Friday night near …

Extreme Weather

How the world's first accountants counted on cuneiform

This tablet has an account in Sumerian cuneiform describing the receipt of oxen<p><b>The Egyptians used to believe that literacy was divine, a gift from baboon-faced Thoth, the god of knowledge.</b><p>Scholars no longer embrace that theory, but why ancient civilisations developed writing was a mystery for a …

Hubble Hits Jackpot: Images Capture Ultrabright Galaxies via Cosmic Magnification

A glittering jackpot of ultrabright galaxies bursting with star formation has been revealed in a series of stunning images taken by the Hubble Space …

25 Documentaries That Will Change Your Life

These documentaries are powerful, shocking, heartbreaking, and intense, and each will expand the horizons of the viewers open to learning more about the world<p>Moviegoers are suckers for a true story, which is why documentary films are so endearing and fascinating. While we often respond to narrative …

Cancer Drug Proves to Be Effective Against Multiple Tumors

The 86 cancer patients were a disparate group, with tumors of the pancreas, prostate, uterus or bone. One woman had a cancer so rare there were no tested treatments. She was told to get her affairs in order.<p>Still, these patients had a few things in common. All had advanced disease that had resisted …

Cancer

Holocaust Survivor Delivers Scathing Testimony About ICE Arrests

“My family members were picked up in the streets of Paris in the very same way."<p>A hearing over legislation that would ban sanctuary cities in Michigan prompted fiery testimony from a Holocaust survivor, who likened the immigration crackdown under President Donald Trump to Nazis rounding up Jews.<p>The …

Lenin’s Return From Exile Put Russia on the Fast Track to Revolution

<b>LENIN ON THE TRAIN</b><br>By Catherine Merridale<br>Illustrated. 354 pp. Metropolitan Books/Henry Holt & Company. $30.<p>Catherine Merridale is well-known for her books on Soviet history, particularly for “Red Fortress,” her account of the Kremlin, and “Night of Stone,” on how Russians coped with violent death in …

American colonial governments used to auction off poor families to the lowest bidder

‘Outdoor relief’ was the social-welfare net of the time<p>Before federal welfare and Social Security, poor settlers relied on primitive charity …

Great Depression

What will the death of the Milky Way look like?

Every star must eventually run out of fuel and die… but did you know the galaxy itself will come to an end someday?<p><i>“Unless one says goodbye to what</i> …

Universe

100 years later, researchers prove Einstein right about starlight

Albert Einstein predicted that starlight could bend and brighten when a faraway star crossed paths with a closer space body, but he never lived to …

Universe

Astronomers have reconfirmed Einstein's most famous theory in a stunning way

For the first time, astronomers have glimpsed the bending of light from a more distant star by a nearby white dwarf. They then used Einstein's theory to calculate the white dwarf's mass. They published their study this week (June 7, 2017) in the peer-reviewed journal <i>Science</i>.<p>Kailash C. Sahu at the …

23 Of The Oldest Color Photos Ever Taken

Here's what the world looked like in color, over 100 years ago.<p>In 1907, brothers Auguste and Louis Lumière made history by transforming the monochromatic world of photography into vibrant color with their new invention, the Autochrome Lumière.<p>In the years before this invention, color was usually …

Can Moons Have Their Own Moons?

In the Solar System, we have the central Sun, a great many planets, asteroids, Kuiper belt objects, and moons. While most of the planets have moons, and some of the Kuiper belt objects and even asteroids have natural satellites that orbit them, there are no known “moons of moons” out there. It may …

Astronomy

'The Mummy' is the 'worst movie Tom Cruise has ever made,' according to critics

Critics agree that the movie isn't a promising start to the many Dark Universe movies that are already in the works.<p>It's a messy story packed with messier action, special effects, and exposition. Even veteran action star Tom Cruise can't save it from itself. While most critics are not loving the …