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Seven Mental Exercises That Can Make You A Better Thinker

<i>How can one become a better thinker? originally appeared on Quora - the place to gain and share knowledge, empowering people to learn from others and</i> …

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Astronomers have finally nailed the location of a strange and powerful signal deep in space — but they still don't know what it is

However, it wasn't clear where the bursts were coming from, or what was making them. It was assumed that they originated somewhere within the Milky Way or a nearby galaxy.<p>Thanks to new information published in the journal Nature, researchers from Cornell University, McGill University, and other …

Universe

What Came Before the Big Bang? A Surprise Answer

<i>By Deepak Chopra, MD, Menas Kafatos, PhD,</i><p>The most widely accepted notions about the universe are central to how we view reality. One striking example links birth and death. In the age of faith, religion existed to reassure believers about a higher plane of reality. On this plane, the everyday …

Inconceivable

This Awesome Video Shows The Scale of The Universe in The Best Way Possible

I mean, we knew the Universe was big, but...<p>We get it. The Universe is epic, vast, and unknowable, and Earth is tiny. There are black holes billions …

Universe

The Double-Slit Experiment That Blew Open Quantum Mechanics

Is light a wave or a particle? Yes.<p>The physics equations you learned in school don't work on the atomic scale. We have Newtonian physics to explain the world we can see and feel, and we have Einsteinian physics to explain the behavior of matter and light in the universe, but we observe a bunch of …

NASA’s Next Missions Will Blow Our Minds

Despite reduced funding, the agency is forging ahead after Juno’s successful entry into Jupiter’s orbit—searching for Earth-like exoplanets, planning …

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The Atmosphere of Venus Is More Terrifying Than We Imagined

Add this to the list of reasons Venus is a blistering hellscape: not only is the surface hot enough to melt lead, not only will the sulfuric acid …

WATCH: Why The Solar System Is Almost Entirely Flat

We don't need all that 3D space.<p>About 4.6 billion years ago, a nebulous cloud of swirling dust and gas came together in very important ways, thanks …

Universe

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Tutankhamun's Meteorite Blade

The spread of metallurgy in different civilizations is a keen point of interest for historians and archaeologists. It helps chart the rise and fall …

Archaeology

'Wasteful' galaxies launch heavy elements into surrounding halos and deep space - Scienmag: Latest Science and Health News

Galaxies "waste" large amounts of heavy elements generated by star formation by ejecting them up to a million light years away into their surrounding …

Rings Interrupted

Photojournal: PIA20484<p>Distant Titan, its northern hemisphere drenched in the sunlight of late spring, hangs above Saturn's rings. What might at first …

Astronomy

Moon Rocks' Radioactive Iron Suggests Supernova Blasted Earth

Radioactive iron in moon rocks collected by astronauts on NASA's Apollo missions suggests that a nearby supernova blasted Earth a few million years …

Universe

A Private Company Might Be Allowed Into Outer Space as Soon as Next Year

The first private mission outside of the Earth’s orbit is closer than many of us think.<p>According to the <i>Wall Street Journal</i>, U.S. government officials …

Space Travel

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Scientists have finally proven that there IS life after death but we might not be going to heaven

A team of British researchers have “confirmed” that consciousness can go on when someone dies but the study also uncovered some disturbing aspects of …

NASA Is Investing in Growable Habitats and Sleep Chambers

These technologies will help us on the Journey to Mars and beyond.<p>Self-assembling space habitats and a deep sleep chamber for long-duration space missions sound like ideas ripped right from the pages of a science fiction novel, but these are some of the visionary projects NASA is currently …

Space Travel

Nasa's Juno spacecraft becomes 'fastest object ever made' during mission to Jupiter

Nasa's Juno spacecraft has become the fastest object ever made by humanity after clocking in speeds of over 160,000mph during its five-year voyage to …

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23 Creative Sandwich Recipes to Make Your Coworkers Jealous at Lunch

If you vowed to bring your lunch more often this year but are already getting bored of the usual go-tos, don’t get discouraged. There’s more to weekday lunches than salads and coming up with ideas for leftovers — so. much. more. Take these delicious sandwiches, for instance. They’re gussied up …

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