Michael Corleone

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Michael Prescott's Blog

<i>Thanks for agreeing to this interview, Alan Joshua. Can you describe your new book, The SHIVA Syndrome?</i><p>First, the title can be misleading. Although …

The Brain

Eddie Van Halen’s immigrant take on American rock, new album and concert tour

Guitar god Eddie Van Halen has sold millions of albums with his eponymous band, performed with legends such as Michael Jackson and won accolades …

Where Is the Center of the Universe?

<i>In a previous episode we hinted that every spot is at the center of the Universe. But why? It turns out, every way you look at it, you’re standing</i> …

How Far Back Are We Looking in Time?

<i>When we look out into space, we’re also looking back into time. Just how far back can we see?</i><p>The Universe is a magic time window, allowing us to peer …

The seven ways to have a near-death experience

Seeing a light and a tunnel may be the popular perception of death, but as Rachel Nuwer discovers, reports are emerging of many other strange experiences.<p>In 2011, Mr A, a 57-year-old social worker from England, was admitted to Southampton General Hospital after collapsing at work. Medical personnel …

Inflammation

The Dark Heart Of The Milky Way

Dark matter, the mysterious substance that makes up four-fifths of the stuff in the universe, has been found for the first time in the centre of the Milky Way.<p>The rivals have proposed an alternative hypothesis, called modified Newtonian dynamics (Mond), suggesting that the laws of gravity work …

Dark Matter

Infographic: A Look at the Sleep Habits of the Rich + Famous

While we’ve been busy trying to figure out the healthiest amount of sleep and what time is the best time to go to bed, the rich and famous have been setting their own sleep patterns, for better or for worse. While some famous figures tried to eschew sleep altogether (not a good idea), most try to …

Why People See That Dress Differently: Your Brain Creates Its Own Color Palette

The most striking thing about the Dress That Ate The Internet is that no one has come up with a definitive explanation for why some people see the colors one way (white and gold) and others another (blue and black). The dress is actually blue and black, but most people don’t see the photo that way. …

InterAct

Chandra finds intriguing member of black hole family tree

A newly discovered cosmic object may help provide answers to some long-standing questions about how black holes evolve and influence their …

Black Holes: Facts, Theory & Definition

Black holes are some of the strangest and most fascinating objects found in outer space. They are objects of extreme density, with such strong …