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Stephen Hawking Says We're in The Middle of a "Global Revolt Against Experts"

What a time to be alive...<p>Renowned physicist Stephen Hawking gave a talk in Hong Kong on Friday (24 March), appearing in front of the audience from …

Elon Musk Says Powerwall Batteries Will Fix Australia's Blackout Problems in 100 Days or They're Free

This guy!<p>Since September, the Australian state of South Australia has suffered a string of blackouts, which has triggered fierce political debate …

Tesla

Ghosts definitely don't exist because otherwise the Large Hadron Collider would have found them, claims Brian Cox

Ghosts definitely aren't real because the biggest science experiment in the world would have found them by now, according to Brian Cox.<p>People have …

Physics

‘Ring of Fire’ Solar Eclipse Coming—How to See It

Find out how to safely watch a stunning annular eclipse that will appear this week in the skies over South America and Africa.<p>On February 26, lucky sky-watchers across South America and Africa will witness the sun turn into a dramatic ring of fire due to an event known as an annular eclipse.<p>A solar …

Tesla Has Reduced Electricity Costs for Homeowners by 92%

The Powerwall<p>Imagine living in a four-bedroom house with a large array of appliances that are driven by a whole lot of electricity. After adding up …

Tesla

Your Hair Can Now Change Color Depending on the Environment

Thermoregulation<p>It’s now possible for you to change your hair color as quickly as it takes for you to step out of your door.<p>The Unseen has developed …

Hair

Scientists Uncover Genes That May Help Combat Aging and Disease

“Late-Life Cyclers”<p>Scientists and physicians alike agree that the circadian cycle, an organism’s “biological clock,” plays an important role in …

Genes

Robots that steal human jobs should pay taxes, Gates says

Bill Gates, the co-founder of Microsoft and world’s richest man, said in an interview Friday that robots that steal human jobs should pay their fair share of taxes.<p>“Right now, the human worker who does, say, $50,000 worth of work in a factory, that income is taxed and you get income tax, Social …

The Future

Here's Why Today's Decision On Who Invented CRISPR Matters

In a brief, one-sentence decision on Wednesday, the US patent office handed the patent for the gene editing technology CRISPR-Cas9 to the Broad …

Astronomers discover 60 new planets including ‘super Earth’

An international team of astronomers has found 60 new planets orbiting stars close to Earth’s solar system, including a rocky “super Earth.”<p>The …

Warren Buffett just dropped Walmart and signaled the death of retail as we know it

Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway has sold off $900 million of Walmart stock, choosing instead to invest billions in airlines.<p>The sale, which leaves Buffett with nearly no shares in Walmart, comes as the US's largest traditional retailer has been rushing to catch up to Amazon and other online …

Investing

Supernova spotted just hours after star's death

When stars die, they go out kicking and screaming. Astronomers capture the early stages of a supernova explosion for the first time.<p>A star going supernova at the end of its life epitomizes the phrase "going out with a bang."<p>For the first time, scientists say they've seen the early phases of that …

Universe

ESA Discovers an Organism That Can Survive 16 Months in Outer Space

Algae in Space<p>Fraunhofer scientists aboard the International Space Station (ISS) recently ran an experiment where they let algae loose into the …

Biology

6 Things That Happen When You Stop Eating Sugar : 6. You'll finally lose that extra 10 pounds. | Men's Health

News flash: We're all dipped in honey and rolled in sprinkles. The average person shovels in 300 calories from added sugar every day, according to a report from the University of North Carolina. Roughly 20 percent of Americans exceed <i>700 calories</i> of added sugar on a daily basis. That's an entire cup …

Humans causing climate to change 170 times faster than natural forces

Researchers behind ‘Anthropocene equation’ say impact of people’s intense activity on Earth far exceeds that of natural events spread across millennia<p>For the first time, researchers have developed a mathematical equation to describe the impact of human activity on the earth, finding people are …

Climate Change

Astronaut Captured Blue Lightning on Camera from the ISS

For years, airline pilots have reported seeing unusual lightning phenomenon that we don’t get to witness from the ground. Luckily for us, astronauts …

Most Government Workers Could Easily be Replaced by Robots, Scientific Study Finds

Throughout 2016, fast-food workers staged protests nationwide, demanding that the minimum wage be raised to $15 per hour.<p>Soon after, restaurants like …

Swiss Reject Tax Reform, Threatening Country’s Competitive Edge

Switzerland shot down the government’s plan to reform corporate taxation, a decision that risks hurting its appeal as a place for multinational …

Economics

Eclipse, full moon and comet to occur at the same time and light up night sky in rare event

A beautiful, shining comet flying through the sky is a rare thing. But this week it's not even going to be the rarest.<p>Friday night wll in fact see …

Astronomy

10 Snacks Under 250 Calories

Rather than grabbing something from the vending machine, try making one of these healthy snacks from Food Network. They'll tide you over until the …

Healthy Eating

Our Universe is Expanding at a Rate Faster than We Ever Imagined

We’ve known for a while now that the Universe is expanding, but what we didn’t know (until recently) is that it’s expanding at a rate faster than we …

A Man Given 18 Months to Live Is Now Cancer-Free, Thanks to a New Drug

Mysterious Drug Trial<p>Three years after first being diagnosed with lung cancer, Bob Berry from Manchester, UK, is now cancer-free, all thanks to his …

Cancer