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The best live video feeds streaming the 2017 total solar eclipse

On Monday, the moon will slip in front of the sun and cast a dark shadow that will travel across the contiguous United States. A partial solar eclipse will be visible around the entire country, but totality— when the moon fully blocks the sun and produces eerie-looking effects— can be seen only …

The secret to paying less tax in retirement

<i>Jonathan Chevreau is founder of the</i> Financial Independence Hub <i>and co-author of Victory Lap Retirement. He can be reached at jonathan@findependencehub.com</i><p>Every day, a thousand Canadian baby boomers turn 65. But as wealthier boomers cross the retirement finishing line, many will have to wrestle with …

What You Can Do to Prepare for the AI-Powered, Robot-Driven Work Revolution

Artificial intelligence and automation are going to turn U.S. employment upside-down. As a worker and investor, you need to get ahead of the curve.<p>In …

Why You Should Never Go on the Internet Without a VPN, and How You Can Get One

<i>Futurism only supports companies that we trust. Disconnect is one of those companies. We may collect a share of the sales from the items featured on</i> …

Why Interstellar Travel Will Be Possible Sooner Than You Think

The term “moonshot” is sometimes invoked to denote a project so outrageously ambitious that it can only be described by comparing it to the Apollo 11 …

Stephen Hawking

Is Consciousness in the Physical World? We May Be About to Find Out.

Physicist Lucien Hardy of the Perimeter Institute for Quantum Physics in Canada has an experiment he wants to try. His believes his experiment could …

Get Ready For Low-Cost Jet Engines That Reach Space Without Burning Fossil Fuels

Plasma Jet Engines<p>Imagine a jet engine that could propel an aircraft faster than a traditional engine, taking all the way to the edge of the …

The 3-Ingredient Pizza Crust That Rocks Our World

If you've ever made your own pizza crust, it was probably either for a special occasion or during a cooking class. It just feels so... gourmet. Which …

Johnny Depp's 'train wreck' on-set behaviour detailed by Pirates of the Caribbean 5 crew members

The crew who worked on the production of <i>Pirates of the Caribbean: Salazar's Revenge</i> (<i>Dead Men Tell No Tales</i> in the US) have detailed Johnny Depp's …

Wreck

How Much Do We Really Know About The Speed of Light?

Light-speed, explained.<p>In one of his videos from earlier this year, YouTuber Joe Scott, host of "Answers With Joe," takes on the glaring question of …

Physics

The Indian fantasy epic that's breaking box-office records is unlike any Bollywood film you've seen

If you've been to the movies recently, you might have glimpsed it — an unfamiliar name alongside the latest from Tom Hanks, Vin Diesel, Disney's Belle and her Beast.<p>The swords-and-armor epic "Baahubali 2: The Conclusion" doesn't exactly have that Hollywood pedigree. But it debuted in the U.S. as …

The smartphone is eventually going to die — this is Mark Zuckerberg's crazy vision for what comes next

At last week's Facebook F8 conference in San Jose, California, CEO Mark Zuckerberg doubled down on his ambitious 10-year plan for the company, first revealed in April 2016.<p>Here's the current version of that roadmap, revealed by Zuckerberg last week:<p>Basically, Zuckerberg uses this road map to …

Physicists Say They've Created a Fluid With 'Negative Mass'

Holy crap.<p>Researchers in the US say they've created a fluid with negative mass in the lab... which is exactly as mind-bending as it sounds.<p>What it …

The 10 most irresistible colognes, according to real women

When it comes to cologne, the first rule is a little goes a long way (someone tell that to our last Uber driver, please?). The second is to think …

10 Must-Watch Movie Trailers Of The Week [26.03.17]

Sh*t’s getting real in this week’s hottest movie trailers. Real funny. Real scary. Real weird. And just… real.<p>True stories were a major motif this …

Entertainment

Let The 10th Doctor Teach You Einstein's General Relativity in 3 Minutes

Who better to explain space-time?<p>On 14 March 2017, the world celebrated what would have been Albert Einstein's 138th birthday. But while all of us …

These 3-Ingredient Dark Chocolate Truffles Are A Healthier Way To Indulge

Little balls filled with happiness and rainbows.<p>16 ounces dark chocolate<p>¼ cup Greek yogurt<p><b>Toppings (optional):</b><p>Cocoa powder<p>Sprinkles*<p>Chopped nuts*<p>Shredded coconut*<p>1. Chop dark chocolate into a bowl. Microwave in 15-second intervals, until fully melted.<p>2. Slowly fold in Greek yogurt until thoroughly …

It's Official: Time Crystals Are a New State of Matter, And Now We Can Create Them

Peer-review has spoken.<p>Earlier this year, physicists had put together a blueprint for how to make and measure time crystals - a bizarre state of …

A Quick Guide to Starting a Money-Generating Blog

Even with the rise of social media and other cutting-edge web 2.0 marketing platforms, blogging can still form the basis of a successful internet venture.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Even with the rise of social media and other cutting-edge web 2.0 marketing …

What's inside the retirement portfolios of the pros?

Retirement planning is top of mind for Canadians in the home stretch of this year’s registered retirement savings plan (RRSP) season. To help them plan, we asked three experts to list what they hold in their own portfolios.<p>Like other investors, they have made decisions based on their personal …

The 10 Best Stocks to Buy and Hold Forever

Forever is a long time to hold a stock. Most investors hold on to a stock for less time than the late Elizabeth Taylor held on to a husband. …

Investing

Medical marijuana has gone corporate

A new fund could be lighting up in investor portfolios soon.<p>In what would be a first for the exchange-traded fund industry, a marijuana-based ETF …

Cannabis

How to unlock Netflix to watch every movie and TV show using these secret codes

With this simple trick, Netflix users can unlock a whole new world of content.<p>Netflix users are already in treat with a wide range of movies and TV …

How to Make 90-Second Pizza in a Mug in Your Microwave, from Scratch

When calling for delivery feels like too much work, do this.<p>There's every reason to be skeptical when you read a headline like that: Pizza in a Mug? …

Recipes

17 useful Google products and services you didn't know existed

Most of us have heard of Google's well-known and much-loved tools — Gmail, Google Earth, Google Maps, and many more. Those products and services are used by millions of people around the world every day.<p>What many people don't know, however, is that Google actually has a bunch of other features and …

Apps

Lego, Crayola, and Others Imagine Autonomous Cars of 2050 in Futuristic Design Challenge

For those of us more interested in the far future than the near future or present (both of which tend to be comparatively dull), the best part of the …

This incredible gadget lets you draw physical 3D objects in mid-air

There’s a reason 3D printing is so popular these days: it’s awesome. Instead of having to spend thousands of dollars working with a prototyping …

Chef Shows How a $1 Knife Can Be Sharpened to Rival More Expensive Knives

Jun Yoshizuki of Jun’s Kitchen who is a very talented cook who always prepares food with his beloved longhaired orange cat named Kohaku nearby, …

Knives

Great Scifi Movies You May Have Missed in 2016 (But Shouldn't Have)

It’s a holiday weekend, which probably means you have some down time. What better activity, while you’re digesting that leftover Turkey, than …