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Researchers May Have Solved ‘Missing Link’ Mystery in Origin of Life

How did life on Earth begin? It's been one of modern biology's greatest mysteries: How did the chemical soup that existed on the early Earth lead to the complex molecules needed to create living, breathing organisms? Now, researchers say they've found the missing link.<p>Between 4.6 billion and 4.0 …

New study claims to find genetic link between creativity and mental illness

The ancient Greeks were first to make the point. Shakespeare raised the prospect too. But Lord Byron was, perhaps, the most direct of them all: “We of the craft are all crazy,” he told the Countess of Blessington, casting a wary eye over his fellow poets.<p>The notion of the tortured artist is a …

Mental Health

A Parallel Universe --"Is It Revealed at the Quantum Level?" (Weekend Feature)

The Texas Tech University professor of chemistry and biochemistry said that quantum mechanics is a strange realm of reality. Particles at this atomic …

Women deserve orgasm equality

There’s plenty of sexism in the world, but there’s only one type that’s actively fun to remedy. In a recent interview with Cosmopolitan, rapper Nicki Minaj made it clear that 50/50 gender equality isn’t just about the pay gap or double standards: “I demand that I climax. I think women should demand …

Feminism

10 Scientifically Proven Ways to Be Happier Every Day | Inc.com

Regardless of who you are, what you do, or how much money you have, life in this world will never be perfect. People die, accidents happen, and things break. Even so, it's possible to feel more contented and fulfilled, regardless of your circumstances. Here's what science has to say about the …

Can A 4°C Earth Support 10 Billion People?

“Homo sapiens is poised to become the greatest catastrophic agent since a giant asteroid collided with the Earth 65,000,000 years ago, wiping out …

This Shadow Government Agency Is Scarier Than the NSA

If you have a telephone number that has ever been called by an inmate in a federal prison, registered a change of address with the Postal Service, …

The Next Step Toward Possible Conflict in the South China Sea

When discussing the growing conflict over China’s dredging new islands to extend its sovereignty 1,000 miles into the resource-rich South China Sea, …

It's Raining Nitrogen In A Colorado Park. Farmers Can Help Make It Stop

It's May in Rocky Mountain National Park, but on a mountainside 10,829 feet above sea level, snow is falling. It's pelting Jim Cheatham, a biologist with the National Park Service. Shrugging off the cold, Cheatham seizes a teachable moment. This snow, he says, holds more than just water.<p>"Chances …

A Look Back at 75 Years of Kodachrome

In June 2009, the Eastman Kodak Company publicly announced that it would no longer manufacture Kodachrome 64, its oldest and most iconic color film …

The 15 best hiking trails in the world

Looking for a fun, adventurous, and affordable summer vacation? Go take a hike -- literally!<p>Hiking is good way to see waterfalls, mountain peaks, and alpine meadows without spending a lot of money. And a hike isn't just something to do on a summer afternoon. There are many trails that are best …

Climate Change This Week: CO2 Passes 400 ppm, President Can Act, and More!

Today, the Earth got a little hotter, and a little more crowded.<p><b>@@ Global Warming Carbon Dioxide Levels Tick Past 400 ppm</b><p><i>Reversing CO2 levels will take an unprecedented worldwide effort, say NOAA researchers.</i><p><b>New Global Milestone: CO2 Levels Now Pass 400 ppm</b> reports Doyle Rice at <i>USA Today</i> and …

How To Create Super-Intelligent Machines That Won't Kill Us

Preventing an Age of Ultron<p>In the most recent installment of Marvel's Avengers franchise, the artificial intelligence Ultron is hell-bent on exterminating humanity. In Ultron's own words, "I was designed to save the world," but the robot ultimately concludes that when it comes to humans, "there's …

Singularity

Battery Wars: Is Tesla Setting Up A House Of Cards?

Is Tesla’s new battery storage product the ‘holy grail’ needed to integrate renewable energy and improve the reliability and cost-effectiveness of the electricity grid? It doesn’t look that way. In fact, it may be a second product line for a money-losing company that has serious issues with …

Matter and Consciousness: How Our Thoughts Create Our Reality

<b>Dr</b><b>. Joe Dispenza</b> claims that <b>every time we learn something new, hundreds of thousands of our neurons change</b>,<b>which affects the state of our physical</b> …

Spooky Quantum Action Might Hold the Universe Together

Author: Jennifer Oulette, Quanta Magazine. Jennifer Oulette, Quanta Magazine Science<p>Date of Publication: 05.10.15.<p>Time of Publication: 7:00 am. 7:00 …

Quantum Mechanics

15 Ideas That Will Make You Reconsider Virtual Reality

What can virtual reality be when you forget about video game cliches? These experimental apps ponder that question.<p>We’ve heard a lot of talk about virtual reality, but what will people actually do with it, other than make a more immersive <i>Call of Duty</i> sequel? Right now, Oculus and Samsung are …

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How to Make a Tesla Turbine (Greenest Turbine)

WiFi Controlled Camera Slider<p>High Velocity Vortex Cannon<p>How to Build a PHOTO LIGHT BOX<p>3D CAM and CNC Class<p>already tried inplix ?<p>Hi. What volume of …

Immune System

No-Bake Cream Cheese Peanut Butter Pie with Chocolate Whipped Cream

For the crust: Pulse the pretzels in a food processor until finely ground. In a large bowl, combine the pretzel crumbs, butter and brown sugar. Mix …

Einstein's Theory of General Relativity

In 1905, Albert Einstein determined that the laws of physics are the same for all non-accelerating observers, and that the speed of light in a vacuum …

Men's Fashion, Style, Grooming, Fitness, Lifestyle, News & Politics

Editors' Picks<p>And everything is on sale.<p>13 Photos2 days agoView More<p>Coachella<p>The queen rules with an iron fist.<p>By Luke Darby1 day agoView More<p>Hair …