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The 63rd Miss Universe: 10 out of this world moments

The universe has declared its new queen: On Sunday night, hosts Thomas Roberts and Natalie Morales crowned Paulina Vega of Colombia as the newest …

Nick Jonas

11 Mind-Blowing Physics Discoveries Made In 2014

From detecting elusive particles forged in the core of our sun to teleporting quantum data farther than ever before, these physicists' scientific research has helped us better understand the universe in which we live as well as pave the way for a future of quantum computers, nuclear fusion, and …

Physics

'Fibonacci quasiparticle' could form basis of future quantum computers

(Phys.org)—Topological quantum computing (TQC) is a newer type of quantum computing that uses "braids" of particle tracks, rather than actual …

Your Encryption Will Be Useless Against Hackers with Quantum Computers

"When someone has a quantum computer, no one is really going to feel safe anymore."<p>Computing could soon fundamentally change, and when it does, cryptography will evolve too. Quantum computing "will instantly change the world of encryption," Konstantinos Karagiannis, BT Security's Global Technical …

Quantum Mechanics

2014 NFL Preseason Predictions Revisited

With the lull between reviewing the conference championships and previewing the Super Bowl upon us, this is a good time to take a look at the season …

Grantland

J.J. Watt Takes out Elmo While Trying to Get Jimmy Kimmel a Latte

Not even Elmo can stop defensive end J.J. Watt.<p>During a recent appearance on <i>Jimmy Kimmel Live!</i>, the Houston Texans star offered to get the host a latte. There were just a few obstacles Watt had to get through in order to get the job done.<p>One obstacle: "Tackle Me Elmo," as Kimmel joked.<p>Although Watt …

Have You Seen the Largest Picture Ever Taken?

Human Journey<p>On January 5 NASA captured a1.5 billion pixel image (69,536 x 22,230) that requires more than 4 GB of disk space. Its is an image of the Andromeda Galaxy and it was captured using the NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope. One image contains 100 million stars and takes you to more than …

Andromeda Galaxy

On the Books: Stuart Scott memoir coming in March

-While the sports world still mourns the loss of ESPN anchor Stuart Scott, Penguin Random House imprint Blue Rider Press has decided to move up the …

Walt Disney Company

17 Ways to Age-Proof Your Brain

What’s good for your body is good for your brain. That means eating a balanced diet with lots of fruits and veggies and not much sugar, saturated …

The Brain

Blizzard Spares New York, Buries New England In Three Feet Of Snow

A powerful nor'easter packing winds in excess of 70 mph brought nearly 3 feet of snow to parts of New England. Travel bans have been lifted in New York, New Jersey, and Connecticut.

Weather

Jays extend prez Paul Beeston's pact

TORONTO -- The Blue Jays say Paul Beeston will remain as team president through the end of this season.<p>Rogers Communications, which owns the team, …

Baseball

Clinton Foundation To Help Make Anti-Overdose Drug Much More Affordable

INDIAN WELLS, Calif. -- Naloxone, a medication known as the “overdose antidote,” can reverse the effects of an overdose from opioid drugs like heroin, Vicodin, OxyContin and morphine. Although Naloxone has saved tens of thousands of lives, and has been approved for use against drug overdose by the …

Pharma