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Ho hum, just another black hole merger that blasted out soul-crushing amounts of energy and shook the fabric of reality

About 1.1 billion years ago, two black holes coalesced. They had danced around each other for billions of years, losing energy and swinging closer, …

Black Holes

Solar eclipse 2017: The best glasses and viewers

If you hadn't heard, there's a major eclipse happening soon. The US hasn't had a total solar eclipse visible from coast to coast (Pacific to Atlantic) since 1918 -- so we figured we'd give you some retina-safe options for viewing the eclipse on Aug. 21, 2017.<p>And to be clear, safety is paramount. …

American Astronomical Society

Mysterious Signals From Space Continue to Baffle Scientists

Mysterious Bursts<p>In February of 2015, the Parkes radio telescope in Australia detected some fast radio bursts (FRB) that have fascinated astronomers …

9 Signs Your Hormones Are Off-Balance (and How to Fix It)

You stock your fridge with healthy foods, try to be as active as possible, and only indulge on special occasions—so why can’t you push past a weight …

Wellness

7 Of The World's Most Beautiful Snorkelling Destinations

The most spectacular views on this earth don’t necessarily happen above the great blue ocean. Under the sea lies a colourful, tranquil world full of …

First step towards photonic quantum network

Advanced photonic nanostructures are well on their way to revolutionising quantum technology for quantum networks based on light. Researchers from …

How Breaking One of the Most Basic Physical Laws Might Explain Dark Energy

Fudging the law of conservation of energy offers a new perspective on dark energy.<p>A group of theoretical physicists from France and Mexico has offered a fun new what-if for dark energy, one of physics' most profound outstanding mysteries. As described in the current <i>Physical Review Letters</i>, this …

These Companies Are at Risk in a U.S.-China Trade War

With the arrival of China-bashing Donald Trump as president in the White House, analysts are drawing up shortlists of winners and losers from any …

Researchers Say They've Figured Out What Makes People Reject Science, And It's Not Ignorance

Why some people believe Earth is flat.<p>A lot happened in 2016, but one of the biggest cultural shifts was the rise of fake news - where claims with no …

A discovery about the movement of tectonic plates will have scientists rewriting textbooks

Plate tectonics is the widely accepted theory that the Earth's crust is divided into several sections that float around on the mantle — the mostly solid layer between the core and the crust. But how they move around has been a subject of much debate among scientists since the theory was first …

What is the Alcubierre "Warp" Drive?

It’s always a welcome thing to learn that ideas that are commonplace in science fiction have a basis in science fact. Cryogenic freezers, laser guns, …

Physics

Geopolitical forecast: 2017 will bring a triangle of instability and an uprising of Luddites

A half century ago, Thomas Kuhn invented the term “paradigm shift.” It described a wholesale change in an arm of science—in its very definition, the fundamental concepts underlying it, and the rules of the road in studying it. Evolution and relativity are examples. In terms of technology, the …

Don’t Forget Rick Perry Is Now in Charge of American Physics

Is the Department of Energy going to be safe in Perry's hands? Doubtful.<p>Scientists are scared as hell for what the incoming Donald Trump …

Physics

So, a huge asteroid will pass Earth in 2036 but here's why we're not freaking out about it

We hate to be the party poopers who put a damper on your holiday weekend, but since a gargantuan asteroid is heading towards earth, we figured you’d …

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