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Scientists have discovered genetic mutations that are linked with advanced prostate cancer

For some types of cancer, the role of genetics is pretty clear cut: For example, a genetic screening for BRCA 1 and 2 mutations could increase the risk of getting breast cancer from 7% to an average of 55-65%. These kinds of tests look at your "germline" DNA, or the genes that have been with you …

8 Awesome Science Resources That You Can Access For Free Online

Including ALL of Feynman’s lectures.<p>There's nothing worse than wanting to expand your knowledge, satisfy your curiosity, or just confirm some weird …

Einstein's genius changed science's perception of gravity

Albert Einstein opened humankind’s eyes to the universe.<p>Before Einstein, space seemed featureless and changeless, as Isaac Newton had defined it two …

How to use Chromecast to stream your Windows or Mac desktop

Hack your Chromecast to mirror your entire Windows of Mac desktop<p>First, stop casting by clicking the Google Cast extension and clicking the "Stop …

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Why String Theory?

I recently got a copy of Joseph Conlon’s new book Why String Theory? and was pleasantly surprised to find that it’s quite good. Conlon is a lively, …

Year in review: Quantum spookiness is real

Some pesky loopholes no longer plague a crucial test for assessing the weirdness of quantum mechanics. Experiments reported in 2015 definitively …

Programmer 101: Teach Yourself How to Code

You've always wanted to learn how to build software yourself—or just whip up an occasional script—but never knew where to start. Luckily, the web is …

​Windows 10 tips, tricks, secrets, and shortcuts: File Explorer

Even certified Windows masters can learn a trick or two from Ed Bott's series of how-to articles. This edition covers tips, tricks, secrets, and …

Quantum ‘spookiness’ passes toughest test yet

Experiment plugs loopholes in previous demonstrations of 'action at a distance', against Einstein's objections — and could make data encryption safer.

Microsoft Will Not Be Attending This Year's Tokyo Game Show

Likely on account of the Xbox One’s dismal performance in Japan, Microsoft has decided to abstain from this year’s Tokyo Game Show.<p>This is not to say that Xbox One games won’t be present at other booths just that Microsoft won’t have one of their own at the show.<p>Admittedly they could do a private …

48 Of The Most Beautiful Lines Of Poetry

"I have measured out my life with coffee spoons."<p>2. From "One Art" by Elizabeth Bishop:<p>"It's evident<p>the art of losing's not too hard to master,<p>though it may look like (Write it!) like disaster."<p>Suggested by Nekesa M., via Facebook<p>3. From "Leaves of Grass" by Walt Whitman:<p>"I bequeath myself to the …

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4 Fantastic Moments of Animals Acting in Unexpected Ways

Animals can really surprise us sometimes! Whether it's acting like humans, showing compassion, or fantastically dodging fake gunfire, these creatures are doing the unexpected. It's endearing, hilarious, and even educational. And, luckily for us, these moments were caught on video so we can enjoy …