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New Study on Black Hole Magnetic Fields Has Thrown a Huge Surprise at Astronomers

Space is full of mysteries.<p>For the first time, scientists have studied the magnetic field of a black hole inside the Milky Way in multiple …

Universe

Scientific Theory And The Multiverse Madness

<i>Sabine Hossenfelder is a research fellow at the Frankfurt Institute for Advanced Studies in Germany. Her research focuses on general relativity and quantum gravity. She is author of the blog</i> Backreaction <i>and her first book, Lost in Math, is set to appear in June. You can find her on Twitter at @skdh.</i><p>…

Dark Matter

The next phase of artificial intelligence will replace inventors

This is the century of artificial intelligence. The scientists and engineers driving artificial intelligence forward will undoubtedly have a greater …

Artificial Intelligence

How to take better pictures with your phone

Every phone has a camera, but that doesn’t mean everyone know how to take the perfect photo, so here are some tips to help you get the best out of …

Mobile Photography

[News] New NVIDIA EULA prohibits Deep Learning on GeForce GPUs in data centers.

According to German tech magazine golem.de, the new NVIDIA EULA prohibits Deep Learning applications to be run on GeForce …

NASA to make major announcement after Google’s AI makes alien planet-hunting discovery

<b>NASA is set to hold a ‘major, press conference after its planet-hunting telescope, working together with state-of-the-art Artificial Intelligence</b> …

STEPHEN HAWKING PREDICTS BLEAK FUTURE FOR HUMANITY

Even though physicist and cosmologist Stephen Hawking isn’t a fortuneteller, but he has foretold the fate of humankind in the past and has warned …

20 Gorgeous Hubble Photos That Showcase The Universe's Beauty

When it comes to the Universe itself, perhaps no better views have come, ever, than those from the Hubble Space Telescope. Across a myriad of objects, Hubble’s eyes have shown us the Universe as we’ve never seen it before.<p>Here are 20 of its finest moments.<p><b>Galaxy clusters:</b> The most massive bound …

Cosmology

NASA’s upcoming WFIRST telescope has legit superpowers

Just when you thought Hubble and Kepler were everything, something almost unfathomably awesome has emerged from the brains of NASA.<p>Telescopes are …

DARPA funds unhackable computer project to replace ‘patch-and-pray’ solutions

In its search for hardware solutions to cyberintruders, the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) awarded a $3.6 million grant to the …

University of Michigan

This is the best smartphone camera of 2017

iPhone X vs. Pixel 2 XL vs. Note 8 vs. HTC U11 vs. LG V30<p>Smartphone cameras get better every year, but this year more than ever truly felt like a leap. For once, we can talk about more than just Apple and Samsung (and Google) when referring to the “top tier” of smartphones with good cameras. And …

Mobile Photography

Surprise Ice Discovery Just Made That Interstellar Object Even More Confusing

Comet? Asteroid? (Aliens?)<p>When 'Oumuamua first came to the notice of astronomers, zooming into the Solar System from very, very far away, it was …

FROM ACROSS THE SOLAR SYSTEM

Meteorites crossed hundreds of millions of miles to reach Earth – by chance. Rolex integrates metallic material taken from meteorites into some of its watches – by design.<p>IRON FROM A METEOR<p>The origins of the “iron meteorites” incorporated into the dial of a select number of Rolex watches could not …

Interstellar object ‘Oumuamua covered in 'thick crust of carbon-rich gunk'

Cigar-shaped body has a deep surface layer made of organic ices baked in interstellar radiation – and potentially has ice in its heart, say astronomers<p>The mysterious interstellar object ‘Oumuamua that is shooting through our solar system is wrapped in a thick coating of carbon-rich gunk that built …

Astronomy

The 50 best games of 2017

A bad year full of good games<p>Video games have been a bright spot in a bleak year.<p>Early in 2017, we got the Switch, which made it all the more easy to take our hobby wherever we’d like. With the help from some noise-canceling headphones, the bus or the subway or the plane or the entire world can now …

How to Tell a Turtle From a Tortoise

For one thing, tortoises have "tiny elephant feet."<p>People are prone to stereotyping, but we love it when someone flips the script.<p>So when Hilary Brown asked us what the difference is between turtles and tortoises, we were happy to learn that our notions about turtles were all wet.<p><b>Turtle or tortoise?</b><p>…

A Nikon D850 Review for Nature Photographers

It’s finally here! My Nikon D850 review is finally finished! It took me 11 states, two countries, eight weeks, and 16,000 images to get it done, but …

Is dark matter decay causing antimatter to smash into Earth?

Antimatter Abundance<p>In 2008, the space-based instrument PAMELA detected something unusual in Earth’s atmosphere — an overwhelming and surprising …

An interstellar asteroid has been studied for the 1st time... and it looks really odd

In October, astronomers using a powerful telescope in Hawaii caught sight of something they'd never seen before: an asteroid from interstellar space …

Exoplanet hunters rethink search for alien life

Astronomers expand ideas of how chemistry and geology could affect chances for life on other worlds.<p>Steve Desch can see the future of exoplanet …

James Webb Space Telescope

Nasa releases never-before-seen images of Jupiter… and they are breathtakingly beautiful

The planet is known for its size and the Great Red Spot.<p>Nasa's Juno space probe has sent back a number of images of Jupiter that show the planet from …

Nikon 24-70mm 2.8 VR vs Sigma Art vs Tamron G2

Although everyone has a different "favorite" lens, the 24-70mm 2.8 lens usually ends up being used the most. It's standard zoom range and fast 2.8 …

Sea photography tips from this year’s Shipwrecked Mariners’ Society finalists

<b>No one in Britain is more than 70 miles from the sea. We asked finalists of this year’s Shipwrecked Mariners’ Society photographic competition for</b> …

Check Out These Awesome Black Friday Deals on Nikon Cameras, Lenses & Accessories!

Two of our favorite holidays, Thanksgiving and Black Friday, are right around the corner. And if you’d like to save some cash on photo gear, check …

Autumn in the UK: Pictures

England

Nikon 2017 Black Friday deals leaked

The 2017 Nikon Black Friday deals leaked online. Some new Nikkor lenses will be added to the current lens-only rebates like the 50mm f/1.8G ($40 off) …

Cameras

63 Distilled Lessons From The Masters of Photography

To share the exciting news that <b>MASTERS now available on AMAZON</b>, I wanted to share a list of lessons I’ve personally learned from all the masters of …

Street Photography