Mihir Somaiya

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Sparkling starscapes caught on camera

<b>Hundreds of stars appear to spin in the sky above Mount Bromo - an active volcano in East Java, Indonesia.</b><p>This time-lapse composite photo was taken by Malaysian photographer Grey Chow - who has captured stunning night-time images across South East Asia.<p>This image, of an abandoned boat underneath …

58 Books That Will Make You Better, No Matter Who You Are | Inc.com

<i>What books do you recommend that college students read? originally appeared on Quora - the knowledge sharing network where compelling questions are answered by people with unique insights.</i><p><b>Answer by Ryan Holiday, best-selling author of Ego Is the Enemy, on Quora:</b><p>I'm going to go crazy on this one. I …

Books

Sam Querrey: Just who is the big-serving American who dumped Novak Djokovic out of Wimbledon?

He is not the likeliest of assassins, Sam Querrey. His body language is diffident, and he can be a shaky closer, which may explain why he started the day as the second favourite with the bookmakers despite having a two-set lead.<p><b>But when the prize was in his reach he seized it</b>. The key was his …

Sam Querrey

Wimbledon 2016: Andy Murray beats John Millman to reach round four

<b>Andy Murray made it through to the last 16 with victory over Australia's John Millman - as Wimbledon buzzed with news of Novak Djokovic's shock defeat.</b><p>Murray beat Millman 6-3 7-5 6-2, after the world number 67 put up some stern resistance on Centre Court.<p>The Scot is the highest seed in the draw at …

Nick Kyrgios

America's super-rich move around the country far less than everyone else

When hedge-fund magnate David Tepper announced he was moving from New Jersey to Florida, the state estimated that it could face millions of dollars in lost taxes, putting New Jersey's revenue base and budget at risk. Indeed, income tax rates vary considerably across states, from zero in places like …

Income Inequality

Djokovic's shocking loss means advantage Federer.

There were these fine moments the other afternoon, right from the jump on Centre Court, that reminded you what an elegant presence Roger Federer has …

Tennis

Djokovic shows rare fallibility in shock loss to Querrey | Reuters

LONDON (Reuters) - Novak Djokovic is fallible after all, as American powerhouse Sam Querrey proved in stunning fashion to stop the Serb’s seemingly unstoppable charge toward a calendar year grand slam at a rain-hit Wimbledon on Saturday.<p>Britain Tennis - Wimbledon - All England Lawn Tennis & Croquet …

Tennis

15 essentials that belong in every guy’s closet

<i>The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships so we may get a share of the revenue from your purchase.</i><p>It's not always easy to figure out a style all your own. Even for a guy with a solid fashion sense, putting together a few go-to …

Clothing

A Haunting Work of Street Art Comes to Chernobyl

The somber mural pays tribute to the longtime disaster photojournalist Igor Kostin.<p>Igor Kostin was a Russian photographer who in 1986 captured some of the first images of the ruined, impossibly hot Chernobyl nuclear plant—check out how radiation blurred his film even while he shot high in a …

The Ultimate Collection of Free Physics Videos

You don’t need to pay hundreds of thousands of dollars or sit through hours of classes in order to understand the fundamental nature of the universe. …

Quantum Mechanics

Scientists may have found a way to prevent one of the most terrifying things about surgery

Doctors currently have no perfectly reliable way of ensuring patients are adequately unconscious before an operation begins. Although rare, the uncertainty sometimes results in traumatic experiences of patients "waking up" during surgery.<p>Using a technique that measures electrical impulses in the …

The Brain

11 Crazy Gene-Hacking Things We Can Do with CRISPR

New gene-editing technologies are revolutionizing biology by giving scientists the tools to dramatically alter organisms' DNA and resulting physical traits. What will we do with this new power? And what have we already done?<p>CRISPR/Cas9 is a futuristic gene-editing technology that is either the key …

Silicon Valley’s most creative designer reveals the next wave of innovation — and we can’t wait

Fuseproject founder and head designer, Yves Behar, creates products that blend seamlessly into human experience.<p>Best known for the Sayl Chair by Herman Miller, the AUGUST Smart Lock and One Laptop Per Child, his approach reflects the environment and culture of San Francisco. Making him one of the …

Silicon Valley