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Quantum Theory Proves That Consciousness Moves To Another Universe After Death

A book titled “<i>Biocentrism: How Life and Consciousness Are the Keys to Understanding the Nature of the Universe</i>“, published in the USA, has stirred …

Quantum Mechanics

DIY Li-ion battery building kit opens door for homemade ebikes, powerwalls and even EVs

For DIY enthusiasts in the green energy community, homemade lithium-ion battery packs have long been a holy grail. For everything from home solar energy storage to garage-built electric bicycles, go-karts and full-size EVs, lithium-ion batteries were once one of the most limiting factors for …

Clean Energy

What the Rape and Murder of a Child Reveals About Modi’s India

NEW DELHI — India is sliding toward a collapse of humanity and ethics in political and civic life, as the recent reports of the rape and murder of an 8-year-old girl from a seminomadic Muslim community in the disputed state of Jammu and Kashmir reveal. Politicians from India’s governing Bharatiya …

India

Scientists accidentally create mutant enzyme that eats plastic bottles

The breakthrough, spurred by the discovery of plastic-eating bugs at a Japanese dump, could help solve the global plastic pollution crisis<p>Scientists have created a mutant enzyme that breaks down plastic drinks bottles – by accident. The breakthrough could help solve the global plastic pollution …

Pollution

Ethereum Smart Contracts in Python: a comprehensive(ish) guide

It’s one thing to get a basic smart contract up on Ethereum — just google “ERC20 Token Tutorial” you’ll find plenty of information on how to do it. …

Blockchain

11 signs you’re writing great code

Bill Sourour has a great post on Medium about code he’s ashamed of from an ethical standpoint. But there are also a lot of technical reasons to be …

Microsoft Visual Studio

Another reason why your Docker containers may be slow

In my last blog post I was talking about Kubernetes and how ThoughtSpot uses it for its dev infrastructure needs. Today I’d like to follow up on that …

DevOps

The complete guide to JavaScript functions

First of all, I encourage you to follow along in this article. It will help you learn better, and also help you to remember what you have done. Let's …

JavaScript

Scientists discover a huge new human organ hiding in plain sight

Just when you thought we knew all there was to know about the human body, researchers just discovered an entirely new human organ. Called the …

Cancer Cells

From poverty to CEO of a $47 billion company: How Arnold Donald did it

Arnold Donald loves to gamble, especially when the odds are stacked in his favor.<p>When he was younger, Donald was sent to North Dakota as an up-in-coming agricultural executive. While there, he met men training to be professional card dealers. (North Dakota has many casinos.) They taught him how to …

29 Traditional Indian Dishes The Whole World Should Know And Love

There's more to Indian cuisine than butter chicken.

Spices

They were sold a fantasy of middle-class life. Now Ola and Uber drivers face a brutal reality

Tanveer Pasha, a 33-year-old taxi driver in Bengaluru, is in a dilemma. As president of the OTU (Ola, Taxiforsure, and Uber) Drivers and Owners Association, he’s keen on joining his colleagues in Mumbai and New Delhi in their March 19 strike against mobile app-based cab aggregators over dwindling …

India

IBM has created a computer smaller than a grain of salt

If there's one downside to powerful computers, it's that they're too damn big.<p>Luckily, that's about to change. At least, if IBM has anything to say …

Explain MVC like I'm five

This is a hard one to explain to a five year old.<p>Essentially MVC is about responsibility.<p>I would tell the kid that there are three people working in …

The Geometry of Standard Deviation

I recently needed to look up the formula for standard deviation. It struck me that the formula looks a bit mysterious, with its squares and square …

Newbie YDK question: retrieve arp table

I have been playing with YDK for a few hours. Going through the hello world examples, etc. So far, all I have been able to accomplish is to query the hostname and the system uptime. I’m fumbling a bit through the API docs and need some guidance.<p>For example, I found these sample …

How (and whether) to implement machine learning in your organization

Machine learning is making substantial impacts on businesses around the world, but many organizations struggle to understand where and when to optimally use ML. To enable successful deployments, businesses must first recognize which problems are most amenable to ML and, second, ensure the right …

The Massive Prize Luring Miners to the Stars

Osiris-Rex launched from Cape Canaveral in Florida in 2016. It has traveled over 1.3 billion kilometers since then, orbiting the sun for a year and …

Space

Enable High Quality Audio on Linux

If you are switched to Linux from Windows you will feel some of the Linux features is much worse than the Windows. One of the best example is …

The Key to Weight Loss Is Diet Quality, Not Quantity, a New Study Finds

Anyone who has ever been on a diet knows that the standard prescription for weight loss is to reduce the amount of calories you consume.<p>But a new study, published Tuesday in JAMA, may turn that advice on its head. It found that people who cut back on added sugar, refined grains and highly processed …

Diabetes

Bigger, faster, stronger: China’s ever-evolving military tech

Just ahead of the week-long Lunar New Year holiday, Chinese president Xi Jinping visited a satellite launch site in the southwest Sichuan province, where he cheered the modernization and technological advances of China’s military. The setting was appropriate: Beidou 3 satellites were about to be …

Why Serverless

Web applications are traditionally deployed on <b>web servers</b> running on physical machines.<p>As a software developer, you needed to to be aware of the …

Is PHP relevant?

One of the most common questions I’m asked by academees, applicants and even other developers, is, ‘why do you teach PHP?’ or, sometimes even, ‘isn’t …

How to Freeze and Thaw Every Kind of Meat

Whether it’s surplus ground beef, chicken breasts, or fish fillets, the freezer can be an extremely useful tool for saving time and money when you …

Country Lifestyle

Drop Nine Pounds in Three Days by Transforming Your Gut Bacteria

Not long ago, scientists realized that “trillions of bacteria living in our guts have a surprising effect on our weight,” according to Dr. Oz. Turns …

Deep learning in production with Keras, Redis, Flask, and Apache

Shipping deep learning models to production is a non-trivial task.If you don’t believe me, take a second and look at the “tech giants” such as …

Deep Learning

Cauliflower Nutrition Facts and Benefits that Will Surprise You

Cauliflower is not just a tasty, cruciferous vegetable but it is also provides a wealth of nutritional benefits. There are many preventative and …

Cheater’s Slow-Cooker Beef Bourguignon

1. In a large skillet, cook the bacon over medium heat until crisp, about 5 minutes. Remove from the skillet and transfer to the bowl of a slow …

The idea that everything from spoons to stones is conscious is gaining academic credibility

Consciousness permeates reality. Rather than being just a unique feature of human subjective experience, it’s the foundation of the universe, present in every particle and all physical matter.<p>This sounds like easily-dismissible bunkum, but as traditional attempts to explain consciousness continue …

Consciousness

You Can Bootstrap Your Startup From an Excel Spreadsheet With This Founder's 'Agile Financing' Model | Inc.com

Pini Yakuel is the co-founder of Optimove, an AI-driven relationship management platform that lets brands like 800-Flowers, Adore Me and Freshly divide their customer base into micro-segments and send them extremely personalized, emotionally intelligent communications at a huge scale.<p>Sounds great, …

Small Business