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The Secret Netflix Codes That Let You Unlock Hidden TV And Movie Categories

If you were getting bored of the normal Netflix genres -- dramas, comedies, horror movies -- then read on for this life hack.<p>By just tacking a number …

14 science fiction, fantasy, and horror books to read this August

Space opera, vikings, and epic fantasies<p>Summer is in full swing, which means that there’s plenty of time to grab a book and head outdoors to enjoy the sun and warm weather — at least here in Vermont, where the outdoor temperatures haven’t quite topped 90 degrees yet.<p>I helped cover San Diego …

Supermassive Black Holes In Merging Galaxies Are Shrouded In A Thick Sphere Of Gas And Dust

Every self-respecting galaxy boasts a supermassive black hole in its heart — one that is either active or inactive. For instance, the black hole at …

The ‘Alien Megastructure’ Star Is Dimming Again

Astronomers all over the world are rushing to train their telescopes on it.<p>The most mysterious star in the Milky Way is at it again.<p>Astronomers are sounding the alarms Friday as telescope observations detect unusual light patterns coming from a distant star located about 1,300 light-years away from …

NASA discovers humans have created an artifical barrier around Earth, and it could protect us from space weather

NASA discovers humans have created an artifical barrier around Earth, and it could protect us from space weather<p>NASA space probes have discovered an …

Einstein's 'Spooky' Entanglement Is Guiding Next-Gen Gravitational Wave Detectors

Breaking the standard quantum limit.<p>The first direct detection of gravitational waves, a phenomenon predicted by Einstein's 1915 general theory of …

Quantum Physics

Will This 'Impossible' Motor Take People to Other Planets?

When NASA one day sends humans to Mars, the journey could take six to nine months each way. But there's a highly-experimental device being developed that could help get us there in less than half that time — if it really works.<p>A small lab at NASA is creating a motor to propel ships through space …

Scientists think they found proof of a parallel universe

Scientists believe they may have discovered evidence of a parallel universe that crashed into our own in a galactic impact mirroring a car …

Universe

Scientists Found a Low-Cost Way to Produce the World's Cleanest Energy Source

Splitting H2O<p>Physicists at the University of Houston have discovered a low-cost, efficient, and easily available catalyst that can split water into …

The Weirdness of String Theory

Quantum mechanics is a difficult subject to get your head around and the more you think you know about it, the more you discover you don’t look much …

Quantum Mechanics