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EXPOSED CARD DRAMA The $1,000,000 Buy-In 2018 WSOP One Drop

Interactive Periodic Table of the Elements, in Pictures and Words

Traveling to the sun: Why won't Parker Solar Probe melt?

One key to understanding what keeps the spacecraft and its instruments safe, is understanding the concept of heat versus temperature. …

Astronomy

New Technology Allows Ground Telescope to Take Sharper Images Than Hubble

Adaptive optics is the future of astronomy.<p>In 1610, Galileo used a telescope to discover the four largest moons of Jupiter, and for more than two hundred years the only way to get a better look at the night sky was to build a bigger telescope. In the 19th century, astronomers began hauling …

Universe

The Misunderstood Nature of Entropy | Space Time

How to Play Turns when the Preflop Raiser Checks Back

What is a probe bet?<p><b>A probe bet is when you bet out of position into a player who had an opportunity to continuation bet on the prior street, but</b> …

Justin Bonomo Wins the Big One for One Drop for $10 MILLION [Vidéo]

The $1 Million buy-in Big One for One Drop has a winner! Justin Bonomo defeated Fedor Holz and takes home $10 million and the special World Series of …

World Series of Poker

A dozen new moons of Jupiter discovered, including one “oddball”

<b>Washington, DC—</b>Twelve new moons orbiting Jupiter have been found—11 “normal” outer moons, and one that they’re calling an “oddball.” This brings …

Astronomy

Bonomo leads big with six left in $1 million buy-in WSOP Big One for One Drop

LAS VEGAS -- As the poker world converges on Las Vegas for two months of poker tournaments, with the World Series of Poker at the center, a handful …

World Series of Poker

New Research Raises Hopes for Finding Life on Mars, Pluto and Icy Moons

Since the 1970s, when the <i>Voyager</i> probes captured images of Europa’s icy surface, scientists have suspected that life could exist in interior oceans …

Astronomy

What are Cosmic Rays?

YouTube

NASA Snags an Emmy Nomination for Cassini Spacecraft's Grand Finale

NASA's coverage of the Cassini spacecraft's Grand Finale at Saturn has snagged an Emmy nomination.<p>The Academy of Television Arts & Sciences has …

Astronomy

See the dramatic final hand that won John Cynn the 2018 World Series of Poker Main Event

It took over 10 hours of heads up play for John Cynn to take down Tony Miles on Sunday, giving him the 2018 World Series of Poker Main Event bracelet two years after finishing 11th in 2016.<p>The final hand was dramatic: Before the flop, Cynn and his King-Jack of clubs raised to 9 million chips. Miles …

World Series of Poker

The 16 Best Things to Do in NYC, According to the Brothers Behind Manhattan's Hottest New Hotel Bar

In New York City, it’s all too easy to succumb to a novelty-fueled search for the next “It” restaurant, the coolest new art exhibit, the most …

Siblings

Quantum Invariance & The Origin of The Standard Model | Space Time

2018 WSOP Main Event: The Final Nine is Set in Epic Fashion!

After an incredible last hand the Final Table of 2018 WSOP Main Event is set and Nicolas Manion was launched to the top of the leaderboard. …

Poker

Lunar mystery solved by recovery of lost Apollo mission tapes

<b>(CNN) —</b> NASA's Apollo missions in the 1960s and '70s served not only to land Americans on the lunar surface but to answer key questions about the moon that could be answered only by going there.<p>As often happens, those answers sometimes stirred up more questions -- or, as in this case, an abiding …

Space Exploration

Les cocktails de juillet : 8 nouvelles recettes

<b>L’été c’est la saison des cocktails. Voici 8 nouvelles recettes qui vont enchanter vos soirées entre amis.</b><p><b>Grand Fizz de Grey Goose</b><p>3,5 cl de vodka …

Cuisine

WSOP Day 40: Hallaert Bags Big in Little One, Ivey Makes Day 4 of ME

July 08, 2018 <i>Sean Chaffin</i><p>As the <b>WSOP Main Event</b> moves into Day 4, plenty of action remains including the <b>Little One for One Drop</b>, where 2016 November …

Poker

Wow. STRAIGHT VS. STRAIGHT With $1,170,000 On The Line

An Astronomer Explains Black Holes at 5 Levels of Difficulty

You probably know the basics when it comes to black holes: A lot of mass squished into not a lot of volume makes for an entity so prodigiously dense, …

Black Holes

4 Tips That Will Improve Your Postflop Results in 4-Bet Pots

Unless you’ve got the nuts, 4-bet pots can be awfully intimidating. With stack-to-pot ratios so low, you’re usually just a bet or two away from …

Profit

Will A New Neutrino Change The Standard Model? | Space Time

NASA’s Parker probe is about to get up close and personal with the sun

The Parker Solar Probe is about to make a historic voyage to touch the sun.

Astronomy

The galactic tide coming our way

The same force responsible for moving oceans will also rip our galaxy apart. Katie Mack explains.

Universe

The Physics of a Spinning Spacecraft in The Expanse

<i>The Expanse</i> should just change their post credits for each episode to include a list of homework questions. Seriously—there are so many great things …

Physics

Asteroid Day

30 June 2018<p>ESO will be teaming up with ESA to co-produce a webcast that will be streamed live from the ESO Supernova Planetarium & Visitor Centre on …

Asteroids

3 Heads-Up Rules Drawn from a $20,000 Buy-In Match

Let’s talk heads-up poker!<p>Today we’ll dive into a $100/$200 cash game match between Doug Polk and Ben ‘Sauce123’ Sulsky – world-class heads-up …

Profit

Hunting for Other Worlds

<b>Q: Matias, how did you get involved in ESO’s hunt for exoplanets?</b><p><b>A:</b> I first became interested in the field of exoplanets during my PhD at the …

Astronomy

NASA's James Webb Space Telescope delayed yet again - to 2021

Analysis: a decade of disappointment<p>The launch of the James Webb Space Telescope (JWST) was starting to feel within touching distance. Set to blast …

Universe