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How to get all of Google Assistant’s new voices right now

Google Assistant is getting a new voice. In fact, it's getting six new voices. Here's how you can try them today.<p>Tuesday, at the I/O 2018 conference, Google announced that users would soon be able to choose among six new voices, including the voice of John Legend. These new voices are powered by …

Android News

One machine to rule them all: A ‘Master Algorithm’ may emerge sooner than you think

It’s excusable if you didn’t notice it when a scientist named Daniel J. Buehrer, a retired professor from the National Chung Cheng University in Taiwan, published a white paper earlier this month proposing a new class of math that could lead to the birth of machine consciousness. Keeping up with …

Artificial Intelligence

Physicists Just Discovered an Entirely New Type of Superconductivity

"No one thought this was possible in solid materials."<p>One of the ultimate goals of modern physics is to unlock the power of superconductivity, where …

These Jaw-Dropping BBG Before-and-Afters Will Have You Doing Burpees Before You Finish Reading

The Kayla Itsines BBG program continues to gain popularity, and for good reason! Women the world over are losing tons of weight and getting strong and confident using this fast, effective training program — celebrities included!<p>Ahead are some of our favorite recent transformations — before and …

The Oldest Known Message in a Bottle Was Just Found, And The Contents Are Fascinating

This bottle travelled the oceans for 132 years.<p>A message in a bottle dating back to 1886 - 132 years ago - has been found half-buried in the sand of …

51 Motivational Quotes to Inspire Willpower, Determination, and Success

Success requires inspiration... and determination.<p>Every successful person I know has willpower, determination, and drive. They may not be smarter than everyone else. They may not be more talented, more skilled, or more experienced.<p>But what they do have is the willingness to persevere. Here are 51 …

How to clean the inside of your oven window

You'll need investigation skills and this special homemade tool.<p>I have a dirty secret to admit: Even when my oven's spotless, there are still drips of who-knows-what in-between the two glasses of the oven window. How did they get there? I don't know.<p>For the longest time I thought this particular …

Time I

A Mysterious Anomaly Under Africa Is Radically Weakening Earth's Magnetic Field

This could be precursor to Earth's poles swapping places.<p>Above our heads, something is not right. Earth's magnetic field is in a state of dramatic …

One of Déjà Vu's Most Striking Features Is Just an Illusion

You’ve been here before. You’ve read this article already. Every word feels familiar. Even the room you’re sitting in feels the same. You know …

A Couple Convert An Old School Bus Into A Light and Efficient Family Home

The Mayes family transformed a Thomas High Top into a well-organized and airy humble abode, using thoughtful storage and a minimalist color palette.<p>When Gabriel and Debbie Mayes decided to embrace the tiny house movement, they knew the transition would be anything but easy. For starters, they—along …

Small Spaces

A $42 million '10,000 year clock' is being installed on Jeff Bezos' property

Amazon founder Jeff Bezos took to Twitter to announce that construction of the 10,000 year clock has begun on his property in Texas, with a view to encourage thinking about humanity in the long term.<p>Conceived back in 1986 by American computer scientist Daniel Hills, the clock’s mechanism is …

Chronometry

20 Mind-Boggling Facts About Quantum Computing Everyone Should Read

The dream of “quantum computing” – harnessing the power of quantum-level mechanics in order to create computers far faster and more powerful than any available today – came a step closer to reality recently.<p>Microsoft and Google both have just announced that they are expecting to reach key …

Quantum Physics

Step inside this mind-bending studio where every painting is an optical illusion

Patrick Hughes is an artist like no other – he doesn't do 'normal' and presides over all conventions to create insanely mind-bending paintings that …

Sheep-Human Hybrids Made in Lab—Get the Facts

The breakthrough moves researchers a small step closer to growing human organs for medical transplant.<p>Building on a controversial breakthrough made in 2017, scientists announced on Saturday that they have created the second successful human-animal hybrids: sheep embryos that are are 0.01-percent …

University of Maryland

These Antidepressants Are Most Effective, Study Says

Millions of people take antidepressants for depression. But there’s long been debate over just how effective the medications actually are. On …

A 40-Year-Study Found That Kids Who Do This Are More Likely to Earn the Most Money When They Grow Up

Even researchers were surprised to learn which kids grew up to earn the most money.<p>Imagine you are asked to look at a sixth-grade class and predict which students will earn the highest income as adults. Which kids would you choose?<p>Do you go for the studious kids? The shy kids who are eager to …

8 True Stories Of Cursed And Haunted Dolls

A big 'ol bowl of NOPE.

Horror

How to hallucinate with ping pong balls

Tape one half of a ping pong ball over each of your eyes, sit under red-gel lamps and listen to white noise – and then prepare to enter a very surreal world.<p>Did you know ping-pong balls can cause you to hallucinate?<p>Neither did BBC Future.<p>But a funny thing happens when you cut one in half, sit under …

Earphones

This optical illusion creates a handy fake flashlight

Batteries not required.<p>Roll a magazine—might we recommend <i>Popular Science</i>?—into a tube. Now, keeping both eyes open, look through it with one eye. Compared with the plain view, the tube-filtered scene will seem brighter, as if lit by a flashlight. This makeshift torch will even make textures and …

Handy

Learn to Tie a Tie without Having to Look in the Mirror

It’s becoming more and more rare that guys have to regularly wear neckties, so the skill of tying one is becoming a lost art. DaveHax shows us a …

PSA: Pink Houseplants Exist, and They're Absolutely Stunning

When it comes to cool and trendy houseplants, the fiddle leaf fig tree has been reigning supreme for the past several years. However, this is all about to change: pink-leaved plants exist, and they're so stunning that you might want to have one in every single room.<p>Available in different shapes and …

Plants

Take the hazard out of washing dishes with this Blade Brush for less than $6

This offer has expired!<p>Be sure to follow us on Twitter for the latest deals and more. Sign-up for our newsletters and have our best offers delivered to your inbox daily.<p>Amazon is offering the Joseph Joseph Knife and Cutlery Cleaner Brush for just <b>$5.60 Prime shipped</b>. That’s $2.40 off the regular …

Knives

17 Facts That Are 100% True And 100% Freaky

Most people have an above-average number of arms.

Mathematics

This Turmeric Golden Milk Recipe Will Relax Your Mind & Lull You To Sleep

As someone who struggles with insomnia, I'm always trying new sleep remedies and teas to help me get a little more rest at night. Sometimes they …

Orange crocodiles that swim in bat poop are turning into a new species

A very special kind of crocodile calls the Abanda caves in Gabon, Africa, home. The creatures are African dwarf crocodiles, but they might not be for …

Zoology

7 Things Night Owls Do That Morning People Will Never Understand | Inc.com

Last night I stayed up writing until 2:20am, then watched an episode of The West Wing to unwind before actually falling asleep at 3am. This not entirely unusual for me.<p>I live on the west coast. At 1:45am my time, I took a break and Snapchatted back and forth with a friend on the east coast who …

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