Jorge Reyes

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The next major innovation in batteries might be here

Lithium-ion batteries were first introduced to the public in a Sony camcorder in 1991. Then they revolutionized our lives. The versatile batteries now power everything from tiny medical implants and smartphones to forklifts and expensive electric cars. And yet, lithium-ion technology still isn’t …

Clean Energy

Twelve Types of White People I’d Like to Call the Cops On

Why let Permit Patty and Coupon Carl have all the fun?<p><i>This article originally appeared on VICE Canada</i>.<p>I thought “BBQ Becky” would have been enough—a white woman who used her white powers to call the cops on some charcoal-loving black folks in Oakland, California. Permit Patty—who threatened the …

Red Sea

Her Husband Was Dying From A Superbug. She Turned To Sewer Viruses Collected By The Navy.

Courtesy of Strathdee and Patterson<p>Steffanie Strathdee and Tom Patterson visiting Egyptian pyramids<p><b>Two days after</b> walking through the pyramids, Tom …

The Peculiar Math That Could Underlie the Laws of Nature

New findings are fueling an old suspicion that fundamental particles and forces spring from strange eight-part numbers called “octonions.”

Physics

This Simple Thought Experiment Shows Why We Need Quantum Gravity

There are two theories we have that explain all the particles and their interactions in the known Universe: General Relativity and the Standard Model of particle physics. General Relativity describes gravity perfectly everywhere we’ve ever looked. From the smallest-scale attractions we’ve ever …

Quantum Physics

This Nightmare Bug Can Kill a Healthy Person in Days, And It Could Emerge as The Next Superbug

Scientists are racing to find a diagnostic test.<p><i>Klebsiella pneumoniae</i> isn't always dangerous. But when it is, it's pure nightmare fuel.<p>Outside of its …

Vietnamese high-roller gangster blew $90M in Australian casinos before being lured into a car after a business meeting and assassinated by gunmen

A Vietnamese gangster laundered $90M through three Australian casinos in six years before he was assassinated, an inquest has heard.<p>In September …

The Supreme Court just quietly gutted antitrust law

A decision in favor of American Express will make it easier for big tech companies to pressure workers, suppliers, and customers.<p>The decision was overshadowed by other blockbuster cases and the announcement of Justice Anthony Kennedy’s retirement, but the Supreme Court last week delivered the most …

Donald Trump, an idiot, says Harley-Davidson lost sales last year for fighting with him this year

In our latest episode of <i>The Worldwide Adventures of Idiot Manchild</i>, we learn that Donald Trump's former best friend now turned hated enemy …

The GOP's Nazi Problem They're VERY MAD You're Talking About!

Republicans get <i>very</i> mad whenever someone compares them to Nazis and white supremacists, but there's a lot of Republicans who are actual Nazis and …

Fox’s Shep Smith skewers Trump for taking credit for avoiding war with North Korea: ‘Who does he think he’s kidding?’

Fox News’ Shep Smith on Tuesday skewered Donald Trump for insisting that he is the reason the US has avoided North Korea as the country expands its …

What Is A Blockchain Operating System?

Blockchain, as more and more people are finding out, is a ledger system for keeping records. More specifically, blockchain is an open (i.e. public, not held inside one company, unless it’s a private blockchain) distributed (it exists on many computers) immutable (it can not be altered, in …

Blockchain

Locking Down Linux: Using Ubuntu as Your Primary OS, Part 1 (Physical Attack Defense)

Windows 10 and macOS have poor reputations when it comes to customer privacy and user policies. In addition, our steady flow of hacking Windows 10 …

The Earth's magnetic field reverses more often – now we know why

Underneath our feet, deep down in the Earth, liquid iron is producing the magnetic field that we all take for granted. But every now and then that …

Why Quantum Computers Will Be Super Awesome, Someday

Satya Nadella, the chief executive officer of Microsoft Corp., calls quantum computing one of three emerging technologies that will radically reshape …

Quantum Computing Explained In Five Levels

Explaining quantum computing to your average person is hard. You'll definitely need an expert — and the expert has to be able to explain quantum …

Link between autoimmune disorders and psychosis confirmed in new study

People with autoimmune disorders, a collection of diseases where the body’s immune system attacks its own cells, are more likely to have psychosis, …

Adventurous women are getting their vaginas super stoned

More couples are turning to cannabis to boost their sex life … but can your vagina really get high?<p>You’d be forgiven for thinking partners are …

A stranger with $100 bills: How an Iowa man tried to kidnap at least 19 kids across the state

CLOSE<p>Here's what you should do if someone you know is abducted or goes missing.<p>Again and again across Iowa in 2016, a man in a silver car was on the …

Mathematicians Disprove Conjecture Made to Save Black Holes

Mathematicians have disproved the strong cosmic censorship conjecture. Their work answers one of the most important questions in the study of general …

Equations

What Is Spacetime?

Physicists believe that at the tiniest scales, space emerges from quanta. What might these building blocks look like?

This physicist’s ideas of time will blow your mind

Time feels real to people. But it doesn’t even exist, according to quantum physics. “There is no time variable in the fundamental equations that describe the world,” theoretical physicist Carlo Rovelli tells Quartz.<p>If you met him socially, Rovelli wouldn’t assault you with abstractions and math to …

Equations

Google makes iPhones extremely secure

Google’s service making its accounts uncommonly secure has been extended to iOS native apps. This is only for people who carry around really sensitive information and who therefore expect their iPhone or iPad to come under sophisticated attack.<p>Starting today, the Advanced Protection Program …

The universe is out of balance and nobody knows why

<b>(CNN) —</b> It seems like everywhere we look, the universe is balanced. Life and death. Yin and Yang. Jedi knights and Sith lords. But it's not true of the universe as a whole.<p>On the surface, that might not be obvious, but it has been obvious to scientists for nearly a century now. And a recent …

Physics

The Baking Soda Cure

The three trillion-dollar income stream produced by the medical industrial complex is about to come demolished by a home remedy – baking soda. Buy …

Immune System

How to download a copy of everything Apple knows about you

Like Facebook and Google, Apple has a really simple way to download a file that shows all of the information that Apple knows about you.<p>Apple has …

How to record Apple TV on your Mac, wirelessly

Today we’re going to learn how to record a movie that’s playing on your Apple TV direct to your Mac, with no wires required, no weird hacks, and not even any third-party software. The tools are all built into every Mac that ships. To record a movie off the “screen” of your Apple TV, you’re going to …

Smart TV

“Michael Cohen Is Going to Be Indicted”: Stormy Daniels’s Attorney Is Now Cooperating with the Feds

Michael Avenatti previews the next chapter of the Cohen paper trail—and why he’s still in the game to depose Donald Trump.<p>A little more than a week ago, <b>Michael Avenatti</b> was, indisputably, overexposed. A lantern-jawed soundbite-master, <b>Stormy Daniels’s</b> attorney had been on every possible cable …

A massive, 'semi-infinite' trove of rare-earth metals has been found in Japan

Researchers have found hundreds of years' worth of critical rare-earth metals beneath Japanese waters — enough to supply to the world on a …

A Dangerous Antibiotic-Resistant Gene Has Spread The World. We Now Know Where It Started

We did this.<p>The mcr-1 gene, which helps bacteria resist colistin – one of the few remaining antibiotic drugs of last resort that still work – has now …