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7 Special Forces Workout Techniques To Get You Ripped

Special Forces Selection is the toughest testing platform in the Military – a twelve-month process that 85 percent of candidates fail. It’s designed …

The Secret to Learning a Foreign Language as an Adult

<i>Answer by David Bailey, CEO of Spotnight, on Quora.</i><p>I’ve learned several foreign languages as an adult. I was able to learn French to conversation …

AIRS

Cybersecurity Expert. Trusted advisor to board members and stakeholders, to define strategies for managing cybersecurity risks. The development of …

Earth - Terrifying 20m-tall 'rogue waves' are actually real

TEN-storey high, near-vertical walls of frothing water. Smashed portholes and flooded cabins on the upper decks. Thirty-metre behemoths that rise up from nowhere to throw ships about like corks, only to slip back beneath the depths moments later.<p>Evocative descriptions of abnormally large "rogue …

Massive creature washes up on Indonesian island - but what is it?

A giant carcass found washed up on a beach in Indonesia’s central Maluku province puzzled locals and authorities trying to identify the massive creature.<p>The massive carcass was found on Hulung Beach on Serum Island on Tuesday night by a local man, the Jakarta Globe reported.<p>Asrul Tuanakota, 37, …

10 Creepy Sounds Recorded in Space by NASA

Spacecraft traveling to the far reaches of the solar system pick up some spooky sounds.<p>PCMag reviews products independently, but we may earn …

Understanding Machine Learning

What Exactly Is Machine Learning?<p>Here’s the simplest definition I came across, from Berkeley: Machine learning is “[...] the branch of AI that …

Human head transplant less than a year away, surgeon says

By this time next year, if all goes according to plan, the world's first human head transplant will have taken place, Italian surgeon Sergio Canavero has revealed.<p>In early 2015, Canavero made headlines around the world when he announced that he would perform the ground-breaking surgery within two …

York University

4 Buddhist Monks Habits That Are Hard to Adopt But Will Change Your Life Forever

Ever wondered how Buddhist Monks live and what habits they adopt to make them so peaceful?<p>I’ve been always been fascinated by this question so I did …

Does Parkinson's disease begin in the gut? New research suggests it does

They say that "what happens in Vegas stays in Vegas." But this is definitely not true of the vagus nerve, which wanders from the stomach to the brain, passing through the heart, esophagus and lungs along the way.<p>A new study offers fresh support for an intriguing theory about the vagus nerve’s role …

4 Actions to Immediately Increase Your Confidence

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Each of us wants change in our lives. We want to become a highly acclaimed speaker, a best-selling author. We want to move up the ladder at work, or build a business empire. We want to introduce ourselves to an important person or ask for …

We May Have Uncovered the First Ever Evidence of the Multiverse

Too Cold<p>For years, scientists have been baffled by a weird anomaly far away in space: a mysterious “Cold Spot” about 1.8 billion light-years across. …

The First Quantum Computer You Own Could Be Powered by a Time Crystal

Understanding the Bizarre<p>Time crystals can exist — it’s already been proven. Previously, two teams of researchers created their own time crystals …

Researchers Want to Regulate Your Genes to Help You Defeat Cancer

Getting the Code Treatment<p>Molecular insight into our own DNA is now possible, a field called personal genomics. Such approaches can let us know when …

Physicist: We Need A New Kind of Physics to Reconcile the Quantum World

The Standard Model of particle physics requires that there be a Higgs boson because all of the cosmic DNA in the universe relies on something that …

Mars Has Metal in Its Atmosphere

Since 2013, NASA’s Mars Atmosphere and Volatile EvolutioN (MAVEN) spacecraft has been digging into the secrets of the red planet’s atmosphere—and …

Scientists Are Exploring a Link Between Our Minds and the Quantum World

Could Quantum Consciousness Exist?<p>Despite all the research we’ve done, we still know relatively little about how the human brain works, and we know …

Consciousness

Why Do General Relativity And Quantum Mechanics Need To Be Unified?

<i>Do General Relativity and Quantum Mechanics even need to be unified? originally appeared on Quora:</i> <i>the place to gain and share knowledge, empowering people to learn from others and better understand the world</i>.<p><b>Answer by Viktor T. Toth, IT pro, part-time physicist, on Quora:</b><p>Both general relativity and …

Quantum Mechanics

Scientists Have Peered into a Black Hole and Taken a Photo of Its Event Horizon for the Very First Time

The first attempt to peer inside a black hole and take an image of its event horizon—the point of no return—appears to have been a success, with no …

There's A New Spot On Jupiter, And It's Pretty Cool

A prominent feature of Jupiter’s surface is the Great Red Spot, which has been observed continuously since the 1830s. Jupiters red spot was easy to discover because of its prominent coloring. Now a new spot has been discovered that can only be seen in the infrared.<p>Dubbed the “Great Cold Spot,” it …

Astronomy

Astronomers detect distant galaxy at the edge of the known universe, 13.1 billion years in the past

Astronomers have discovered a faint, incredibly distant galaxy, about 13.1 billion years in the past, just about 700 million years after the Big …

Tatooine-Like Planets With Two Suns Are Actually Good Candidates For Life

A computer model found that under the right conditions, Luke Skywalker’s home world would, in fact, be a good place to live.<p>I'm just going to get this out of the way: I'm more of a <i>Star Trek</i> girl. But even I get excited whenever astronomers find a new planet with two suns, just like Tatooine, the …

Astronomers Have Found A “Super-Earth” Unlike Any Other

In 2015, astronomers discovered an intriguing extrasolar planet located in a star system some 39 light years from Earth. Despite orbiting very close …

Universe

Astronomers Have Discovered a Sizeable Object Lurking at The Edge of Our Solar System

Planet Nine's got a friend.<p>Astronomers have found a planetary body lurking at the edge of our Solar System, and they've named it DeeDee.<p>DeeDee, which …

Universe

What Does A Black Hole Look Like? Astronomers May Have Just Succeeded In Snapping A Photo

Astronomers believe that they have succeeded in taking the first-ever image of a black hole — or, more precisely, of its event horizon. On Wednesday, …

We May Be Able to Build a Rocket That Can Go 99.999% the Speed of Light

Theoretical Spacecrafts<p>Theoretical physics often lifts the sanctions we set on our own imaginations. Whether it’s exploring the possibility of warp …

The army that conquered the world

The martial figures buried with the first Chinese emperor were discovered in 1974. But the tomb they guard hasn’t even been opened, writes Jonathan Glancey.<p>In March 1974, Yang Zhifa, a farmer, along with his five brothers and their neighbour Wang Puzhi, were digging a well in pomegranate and …

Archaeology

The Future Of Energy Isn't Fossil Fuels Or Renewables, It's Nuclear Fusion

Let’s pretend, for a moment, that the climate doesn’t matter. That we’re completely ignoring the connection between carbon dioxide, the Earth’s atmosphere, the greenhouse effect, global temperatures, ocean acidification, and sea-level rise. From a long-term point of view, we’d still need to plan …

Energy

Physicists Say They've Created a Fluid With 'Negative Mass'

Holy crap.<p>Researchers in the US say they've created a fluid with negative mass in the lab... which is exactly as mind-bending as it sounds.<p>What it …

Scientists capture first ever image of dark matter web that connects galaxies

For the first time ever, scientists have captured an image of a dark matter bridge, confirming the theory that galaxies are held together by a cosmic …