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Physicists Have Confirmed a Pear-Shaped Nucleus, And It Could Ruin Time Travel Forever

Noooooo.<p>Physicists have confirmed the existence of a new form of atomic nuclei, and the fact that it's not symmetrical challenges the fundamental …

Physics

Harley Davidson’s EV debut could electrify the motorcycle industry

Harley Davidson will launch its first production e-motorcycle in 2019.<p>Yes, the iconic symbol of American steel and piston popping internal combustion is shifting to voltage.<p>“We announced we’ll invest more aggressively in…electric technology in premium motorcycles,” Harley Davidson CEO Matt Levatich …

Motorcycles

Billionaire Mark Cuban: ‘One of the great lies of life is follow your passions’

Mark Cuban grew up working class in Pittsburgh. His father installed upholstery in cars and his mom worked a myriad of odd jobs. Today, Cuban is …

Entrepreneurship

Israel is not a 'place of refuge'

Contrary to media claims, Israel is not "betraying" its history by deporting asylum seekers. It's continuing it.<p>In early February, Israel started handing out deportation notices to some 20,000 asylum seekers, most of them from Eritrea and Sudan. More than 35,000 are expected to be deported or …

Israel

This Pocket PC Could Replace Your Desktop

The Ockel Sirius B runs Windows 10 and fits in any standard pocket.<p>Sometimes it’s the smallest things that can have the most significant impact. A …

Gear & Gadgets

Data science jobs make the big bucks, and these tools can help you get one

Heads up: All products featured here are selected by Mashable's commerce team and meet our rigorous standards for awesomeness. If you buy something, …

Data Science

Dark websites: The best sites to get started with on the dark web

Dark websites aren't as easy to find as those on the regular internet so here's our pick of the best and how to access them<p>There are plenty of useful …

Privacy

‘Black Panther’ Poised to Shatter a Hollywood Myth

LOS ANGELES — Ticket buyers around the world are poised to smash another one of Hollywood’s most entrenched beliefs.<p>Movies rooted in black culture cannot become global blockbusters? Guess again. The euphorically reviewed Disney-Marvel superhero movie “Black Panther,” with an almost entirely black …

Black Panther

Why Silicon Valley billionaires are prepping for the apocalypse in New Zealand

How an extreme libertarian tract predicting the collapse of liberal democracies – written by Jacob Rees-Mogg’s father – inspired the likes of Peter Thiel to buy up property across the Pacific<p>If you’re interested in the end of the world, you’re interested in New Zealand. If you’re interested in how …

Jacob Rees-Mogg

What We Thought We Knew About Africa and Slavery Might Not Be Right

• <b>Circumstances More Complex Than Most Report</b>• <b><br>Defiant Immigrant Dad Leads ‘CBS Evening News’</b>• <b><br>Sinclair Wants News Directors to Pay Into PAC</b>• <b><br>Joy Reid ‘a</b> …

New York Times

Galaxy S9 should be insanely fast: Snapdragon 845 speed test

We ran 12 tests on the Snapdragon 845 processor to find out.<p>The Samsung Galaxy S9 will be revealed this Sunday, February 25 and there's little doubt the upcoming phone will be fast. And on a warm, sunny day at Qualcomm's headquarters in San Diego, California, we found out exactly how fast that …

Phones

This Bike Has Both Method and Madness

Usually when I hear the words “limited edition,” I am instantly provoked into thinking I should get it. It was only after setting my eyes upon the …

Motorcycles

He Predicted The 2016 Fake News Crisis. Now He's Worried About An Information Apocalypse.

“What happens when anyone can make it appear as if anything has happened, regardless of whether or not it did?" technologist Aviv Ovadya warns.

Artificial Intelligence

Four apps that will help you learn to play music

Pick up an instrument, learn your favorite songs, and practice a bit of music theory.<p>I'm a musician, and I learned the tricks of the trade the expensive and slow way: with private guitar lessons, summer music programs, and more theory books than I'd like to admit. Thankfully, in 2018 you can get …

Guitar

How Bell Pottinger, P.R. Firm for Despots and Rogues, Met Its End in South Africa

LONDON — If an autopsy could have been performed on Bell Pottinger, Britain’s most audacious public relations firm, the cause of death may have been summarized as “acute embarrassment.”<p>This is ironic because Bell Pottinger always seemed defiantly beyond shame. During its 30 years in the upper …

South Africa

‘Sea Hunter,’ a drone ship with no crew, just joined the U.S. Navy fleet

A prototype autonomous ship known as the Medium Displacement Unmanned Surface Vehicle (MDUSV) has officially been transferred to the U.S. Navy from …

Military

Google hid another nerdy math joke in its latest earnings report

In its Q4 earnings report on Thursday, Google's parent company Alphabet announced plans to buy back some of its stock — $8,589,869,056 of stock to be exact.<p>There's a likely reason Google chose that specific value for their planned buyback: It's what mathematicians call a "perfect number."<p>Perfect …

Mathematics

The Future Storm

An almost 30 y.o. "Bros 400", probably one of the most neglected and less successful Honda ever, becomes the ultimate future machine in the Land of …

Motorcycles

Al Franken Just Gave the Speech Big Tech Has Been Dreading

Senator Al Franken (D-Minnesota) delivered some of the sharpest criticism yet about the dangers of tech giants like Facebook, Google, and Amazon …

Restoring black Americans to the saddle

APART from the Missy Elliot and Ludacris songs that blare through the speakers in lieu of country tunes, the Bill Pickett Invitational sounds and …

Economics

The future of war - The new battlegrounds

Special report<p>The new battlegroundsThe future of war<p>IN THE PAST, predictions about future warfare have often put too much emphasis on new …

Geopolitics

These Were All Of The Incredible New Dance Music Songs Released This Week [STREAM]

It's Friday, January 26th and that means all new music for this week's New EDM This Week playlist from yours truly.<p>With a handful of new singles, …

Electronic Music

How to get started with Facebook advertising: A step-by-step guide

<b>Organic success on Facebook may have become harder for brands in the past few years – and will become all the more so with the upcoming change to its</b> …

Marketing

This might be the first Chrome OS tablet

The photo of the Acer tablet was snapped at the Bett education and technology show in London<p>A photo emerged in a now-deleted tweet of what appears to be an Acer tablet running Chrome OS. The photo was snapped by an attendee at the Bett education and technology show in London and was spotted by</i> …

'The survival of our entire civilization is at stake': Billionaire George Soros issues a stark warning to the global elite at Davos

LONDON - Billionaire investor George Soros has warned that the "survival of our entire civilization is at stake" in a stark warning to the global elites gathered at Davos this week.<p>Speaking at the World Economic Forum on Thursday night, Soros warned that escalating tensions between the USA and …

North Korea

What if a Healthier Facebook Is Just … Instagram?

As Facebook undergoes a renovation focused on improving its users’ well-being, the company could take inspiration from an app it already owns.<p><i>By</i> …

RED Hydrogen One will have a 4,500 mAh battery and carrier support

This actually sounds really nice.<p>All the way back in July of last year, RED came out of nowhere with the announcement that it was working on a …

DJI’s Portable, Powerful Mavic Air High-Resolution Drone : The company's most dynamic three-axis gimbal device shoots videos in 4K

by Michael Frank<p>When DJI launched the Spark Drone last year, anyone who likes to take photos on the move went a little nuts. Past drones, even the reasonably small, 1.6 pound Mavic Pro (three by three by four inches) couldn’t touch the .6 pound weight of the Spark, which—even with spare batteries …

These Chrome and Firefox extensions can hijack browsers, spy on you and are almost impossible to remove

The forced install tricks users into installing the extension via a JavaScript-based popup that will not close until successfully installed.<p>Security …

Oxfam: Richest one percent banked 82 percent of wealth created in 2017

Oxfam's latest report on wealth inequality describes how a wealthy elite accumulates vast fortunes while the poorest go without. But the charity has …

Economics