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Funny: What if Facebook were a bar (video)

A skit on the Daily Show plays Facebook’s business model for laughs.<p>From Facebook cashes in on conflict:<p>Facebook spends all this time learning your …

This computer can do more calculations per second than the world's population could do in a year

<b>(CNN) —</b> Faster than a speeding bullet, more powerful than a locomotive, able to make 200,000 trillion calculations in a single second!<p>Meet Summit, the world's most powerful supercomputer.<p>After five years of ceding dominance to China, the United States is (unofficially) back on top, thanks to this …

High Performance Computing

Billionaire Ray Dalio says these 3 books have 'had the biggest impact' on his life

Billionaire hedge fund magnate Ray Dalio has been fascinated with finance since he was 12, when he bought his first stock.<p>He graduated from Harvard …

Electrons travel faster than light in glass

doi:10.1038/nindia.2018.58 Published online 6 May 2018<p>Using ultrashort laser pulses, physicists have been able to generate hot electrons that travel …

Quantum Physics Explains – “Death Is An Illusion Created By Our Consciousness?”

<b>The study of consciousness has gained a huge amount of attention over the past decade as we begin to not only realize more about the true nature of</b> …

World's first floating wind farm performing well beyond expectations

<b>We knew that floating wind farms could be cheaper to install. But how would they actually perform?</b><p>We've been following the story of Hywind, the …

All You Need to Know About Bitcoin’s Rise, From $0.01 to $15,000

The initial price of bitcoin, set in 2010, was less than 1 cent. Now it’s crossed $16,000. Once seen as the province of nerds, libertarians and drug …

This Syrian Artist Wants World Leaders To Know What It Feels Like To Be Refugees

"Maybe they will feel what it feels like to be vulnerable," said Abdalla Al Omari, who created a series of paintings that show prominent world leaders as displaced civilians.

WATCH: Jaguar F-Pace conquers the world’s largest loop-the-loop on the Bund

by Kenneth Tan<p>May 5, 2018<p>in News<p>Tourists taking a stroll along the north end of the Bund last Friday night were surprised to have their view of the …

Parallel Universes and the Truth Behind Them

The possibility of there being parallel universes out there like our own is quite high if you think about it. At a fundamental level, the idea of …

Dark Matter

Insane Light System Blasts the Energy of 10,000 Suns

German scientists have constructed a powerful new light system that can focus energy equivalent to the radiation of 10,000 suns <b></b>onto a single spot. …

Stephen Hawking's strange law of entropy is making atoms on Earth act like black holes

A bizarre discovery has revealed that cold helium atoms in lab conditions on Earth abide by the same law of entropy that governs the behaviour of …

Scientists Decode the Mysterious ‘Mona Lisa’ Smile Once and for All

Art World<p>Apparently the 'Mona Lisa' is happier than we thought.<p>,<p>The world has long been captivated by Leonardo da Vinci’s <i>Mona Lisa</i> and the subject’s …

Universe's Largest Structure Caught In The Act Of Forming

Of all the astronomical, bound structures — planets, stars, galaxies, etc. — there’s none larger than a galaxy cluster.<p>The largest ones contain many thousands of times the mass of the Milky Way, both in terms of galaxies and dark matter.<p>The Universe forms a vast cosmic web where filaments …

10 Ways to Search Google for Information That 96% of People Don’t Know About

In our era of advanced technology and high-speed Internet connections, you can find information on virtually anything. In the space of just a few …

What are Boltzmann brains, and what challenge do they pose to the multiverse hypothesis?

Christianity and the progress of scienceI thought I would turn to the atheist theoretical physicist Sean Carroll, who has previously debated William …

Dark Matter

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Scientists Discover the Heavens Are Hell

No event is free of controversy these days -- not even the discovery of seven habitable planets that hit the news late last month. For a few days, drawings of those tranquil spheres loomed above the tumult of earthly affairs -- the presidential tweets, the protests, the botched Oscars. But then a …

Universe

30 Lessons Leonardo da Vinci Has Taught Me About Photography, Art, and Life

Leonardo da Vinci was the ultimate ‘autodictat’ (someone who taught himself everything).<p>Download<p>To read this on the go, you can download the files …

NASA Wants to Launch a Giant Magnetic Field to Make Mars Habitable

So crazy, it just might work.<p>NASA scientists have proposed a bold plan that could give Mars its atmosphere back and make the Red Planet habitable for …

Dali's enigma, Picasso's protest: the most important artworks of the 1930s

For surrealists, modernists and montagists alike, it was a labyrinth of monsters and physical horrors: no decade has ever been so lucidly portrayed by its artists<p>Salvador Dalí’s The Enigma of Hitler is a ghostly farewell to the 1930s. Painted in the last year of the decade, when Hitler’s invasion …

This 'smart condom' can tell how good a man is in bed

The wearable will provide all the stats a man needs to monitor his performance<p>It's the latest invention nobody asked for: a 'smart condom' has been …

Wearable Tech