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Scientists Just Discovered This Giant Galaxy Orbiting The Milky Way

In your daily reminder that all of the existing matter in the known, vast universe is difficult to discover, confirm and categorize, researchers have announced the discovery of the Crater 2 dwarf galaxy which is currently orbiting the Milky Way.<p>The <i>Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society</i> …

The many forgotten benefits of segmented sleep

Sleeping for an uninterrupted eight hours a night is not, in fact, natural human behavior. Recently, writer Jesse Barron described in the New York Times how he accidentally fell into a pattern of “segmented sleep,” a routine that was standard for centuries until the late 19th century. The …

Virginia Tech

Farmers Are Getting a Huge Hand From the Government As Crop Sales Slump

In the midst of one of the worst agriculture slumps in years, farmers are forecast to receive the most government aid in a decade.<p>As crop prices …

Nintendo Fans Will Love Tesla's Hidden Easter Egg

If you’ve ever dreamed of driving on <i>Mario Kart’s</i> Rainbow Road, all you have to do is buy a Tesla.<p>A recently discovered Easter egg transforms the dull …

LSD makes the brain more ‘complete’, scientists say as they claim to have unlocked secrets of hallucinogenic drugs

LSD makes the brain more “complete”, scientists have claimed in a pioneering and controversial new study.<p>The drug breaks down the parts of the brain …

This Is The ‘Star Wars: The Force Awakens’ And Pink Floyd Mashup You Were Looking For

Everybody knows that Pink Floyd’s album <i>Dark Side of the Moon</i> and the film <i>The Wizard of Oz</i> supposedly “sync up,” so that, if you watch the movie and listen to the album at the same time, the music and lyrics seem to work together, as if it were intentional. Well, at least everybody who has had the …

Vertical 'Skyfarm' Would Grow Crops Alongside Skyscrapers

The world is becoming increasingly urban, and as it changes, so does the definition of a "farm." We already have rooftop gardens in Brooklyn and …

North London

How to Naturally Release DMT from the Pineal Gland

The work of Dr. Rick Strassman has illuminated many of the mysteries long kept by the ancients to modern science and the general public, somewhat …

Want to hang with La Jolla's rock stars? Kayak to them.

"Look — it's Bruno!" shouted our guide.<p>All heads turned left. Sprawled on an isolated rock in the water below the shoreline cliffs, his reputation as massive as his size, was a true American hero and the rock star of La Jolla Cove: Bruno the sea lion.<p>There's a lot to see in a 90-minute kayaking …

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