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Tesla uses this recruiting service to find talent

If you’re looking for a sales job at Tesla, you might consider going through Jobsuitors. The electric car company is using the recruiting app to source positions for its U.S. sales team.<p>Jobsuitors wants to be the one-stop-shop for startups on the hunt for workers. So this is just the latest win for …

“We’re the market. We buy the drugs. We create the demand”: Don Winslow sounds off on the failed war on drugs

<b>A distraught relative is held back after three men on a public bus were killed by unknown gunmen in the Pacific resort city of Acapulco, Mexico, Monday March 1, 2013. (AP/Bernandino Hernandez)</b><p>Our failed war on drugs is the reason why violence and chaos threatens Mexico, celebrated novelist tells …

5 Ways Skynet Is More Real Than You Think

Robots and world domination have long been the reserve of Hollywood and what-if scenarios -- right up there with the zombie apocalypse and alien abduction. As artificial intelligence advances, however, there’s been a lot of recent buzz about threats AI could pose in the very near future. An …

10 Ways to (Actually) Unwind Before Going to Bed

We’ve heard all the tips and tricks for getting a good night’s sleep — exercise during the day, go to bed and wake up at a set time, unwind for 30 minutes before going to sleep — but we have to admit that last one is a toughy in our crazy connected lives. Whether it’s taking a bath, sipping a cup …

Sleep

Are we wrong about black holes?

When we think ‘black hole’ we get a fairly clear impression in our head: A hole torn in space and time by immense gravity. It’s the idea that they …

Can you pass Michael Gove’s grammar test?

As the Justice Secretary instructs his civil servants on proper grammar, would you meet Gove’s high standards?<p>Michael Gove didn’t become the Justice Secretary by ignoring small details, and it turns out the former education secretary is a stickler for grammar. The Lord Chancellor has <b>posted a</b> …

Can Epigenetics Stop Late-Stage Cancer?

Just when you thought you understood genetics, researchers have shown up with a new term that sounds sort of like the old term but isn’t. Meet …

Epigenetics

China Is Not More Economically Powerful Than the U.S., and It Is Far From Certain If and When It Will Be

China's creation of an Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank and its plans to invest in "Silk Road and Belt" infrastructure projects in neighboring countries has raised alarm about its growing economic power. Moreover, last year, International Monetary Fund economists estimated that the Chinese …

Design Inspiration & Ideas from Envato

As New York Fashion Week opens for 2018, we’re taking a look at the best Premiere Pro templates for fashion …<p>As New York Fashion Week opens for 2018, …

Fashion Week

E3 2015: five days in LA that left gamers stunned

This years highlights? Breathtaking game reveals, the return of cult classics, a footballing legend, and the new virtual reality<p>There was, perhaps, not a little provocative symbolism before this year’s annual E3 electronic entertainment expo, when Todd Howard, creative mastermind behind <i>Fallout</i> and</i> …

How the future of US wireless service hangs on a government auction

The US wireless carriers may not be able to stand in the same room together, but they can agree on one thing: the industry needs more spectrum.<p>What is spectrum? It's the set of licensed radio airwaves that allow carriers to ferry cat videos and Instagram selfies wirelessly from the Internet to your …

Illiteracy about this energy source is outright killing millions of people worldwide every year

<i>This article originally appeared on Quora as Ryan Carlyle's answer to the question:What are some policies that would improve millions of lives, but people still oppose?</i><p><b>Anti-science activism and statistics-illiterate fear-mongering are killing millions of people.</b> It's shocking and horrifying to …

Hydroelectric Power

5G Vs 4G: Will 5G Technology Bring New Dimensions To Wireless?

<b>Building technology that will connect billions of people and things to the internet, and to one another, without wires.</b><p>While much of the world is …

Internet of Things

Biodegradable batteries and induction charging cars: five tech trends to watch

Guardian sustainable business,Renewable energy,Energy,Electric, hybrid and low-emission cars,Hydrogen power,Technology,Environment,Ethical and green living,Motoring,Travel and transport<p>A run-down of green technology’s most cutting-edge innovations, including transparent solar cells and …

Clean Technology

Spooky Physics Phenomenon May Link Universe's Wormholes

Wormholes — shortcuts that in theory can connect distant points in the universe — might be linked with the spooky phenomenon of quantum entanglement, …

The Gory Way Japanese Generals Ended Their Battle on Okinawa

When the World War II battle over the Japanese island of Okinawa officially ended 70 years ago today, on June 22, 1945, it had secured its place as …

The invention that could revolutionize batteries—and maybe American manufacturing too

The world has been clamoring for a super-battery.<p>Since about 2010, a critical mass of national leaders, policy professionals, scientists, entrepreneurs, thinkers and writers have all but demanded a transformation of the humble lithium-ion cell. Only batteries that can store a lot more energy for a …

My Neanderthal sex secret: modern European's great-great grandparent link

Genetic tests on one of earliest Europeans living 40,000 years ago finds unusually high DNA levels to reveal sex with Neanderthal only four generations earlier<p>The first modern humans to arrive in Europe did not wait long to have sex with Neanderthals, according to experts in ancient DNA.<p>The …

Humanity

8 Things Inside Out Teaches Viewers About Emotions, Memory and the Mind

<i>Inside Out</i> has officially become Pixar’s most successful original film — and also the most educational.<p>The animated blockbuster goes into the mind of …

Emotional Intelligence

A crazy new theory solves 40-year-old mystery about what happens inside of a black hole

What happens once you cross this threshold is a long-standing mystery that the world's leading scientists have been pondering for decades with little headway.<p>Now, a recent paper presented at a conference in Paris this week has proposed a solution by looking at black holes in a completely different …

Physics

Robots in Japan now have emotions

Amid a growing debate over humanity’s place in the world alongside artificial intelligence, a Japanese telecom company has released a robot that it says has emotions. But rather than run in fear from it, we’ve welcomed it into our homes: Pepper, the “emotional robot,” sold out within a minute of …

It's The Power Of Quantum Mechanics That Allows The Sun To Shine

The greatest source of concentrated energy in the Universe today is starlight, where the largest single objects in the Universe emit tremendous amounts of power through the smallest of processes: the nuclear fusion of subatomic particles. If you happen to be on a planet in orbit around such a star, …

Major internet providers slowing traffic speeds for thousands across US

Study finds significant degradations of networks for five largest ISPs, including AT&T and Time Warner, representing 75% of all wireline households in US<p>Major internet providers, including AT&T, Time Warner and Verizon, are slowing data from popular websites to thousands of US businesses and …

20 shocking photos that show the many ways humans are destroying the Earth

To say the past was a simpler time is up for debate, but one thing can't be denied: We live in a time of excess. As our global population grows, humanity's effect on the planet multiplies exponentially.<p>This concept is illustrated in a new book, "Over-development, Overpopulation, Overshoot (OVER)<i>,"</i> …

SpaceX announces Hyperloop pod-race competition

Elon Musk, the man behind the futuristic spaceflight company SpaceX, the futuristic electric car company Tesla and, er, the payment company PayPal, is ramping up the focus on his third futuristic transportation obsession: the Hyperloop.<p>Musk is setting up a competition to design a passenger pod to …

Elon Musk

Quantum Phase: Time, Parallel Realities and the Brain

Brendan D. Murphy, <i>Guest</i> <b><br>Waking Times</b><p>The ‘Many Worlds’ Theory<p>The eminent physicist and co-founder of string theory, Michio Kaku, has actually</i> …

6 Reasons to Upgrade to RebelMouse from WordPress

The huge gap between current CMS offerings and what the world needed occurred to me during my time as CTO of The Huffington Post. When we were …

Ten Surprising Facts About the Demographics of American Slavery

In our <b>Slate Academy</b> on the history of American slavery, we’re trying hard to be specific about the shape of slavery in the United States—to go beyond …

Tired, tetchy, low sex drive? You could have 'adrenal fatigue'

Most doctors don't believe 'adrenal fatigue' even exists. Others say it can affect everything from your sleep to your skin. The good news? It's curable. Plus: four ways for busy people to destress<p>Four years ago, if you’d met me you would have found little out of the ordinary: a woman rushing around …