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Watch This Video About The Hunt For Antarctic Meteorites

Mind blown in 60 seconds<p>There are plenty of attempts at making science accessible. Researchers have tried to use simple words, interpretive dance, or really cool videos to explain complex scientific concepts. This new one might have all of those beat, at least when it comes to speed.<p>Today, Los …

Fresh images from Nasa’s probe reveal sparkly patches on dwarf planet likely to be water vapour emanating from subsurface ice<p>When Nasa’s Dawn spacecraft reached the largest object in the asteroid belt earlier this year, mission scientists were baffled to find that the alien terrain gleamed with …

Astronomy

Two weird nudges boost hospital hand-washing - Futurity

An image of male—but not female—eyes significantly increased hand-washing at one hospital. The study finds that a citrus scent can have a similar …

Playing 3D video games boosts your memory within days

Researchers found that memory improved by 12 per cent after two weeks of playing Super Mario 3D World<p>Scientists just can't agree whether video games will save you or kill you: some say it makes you distracted or aggressive, others that it helps hand-eye coordination and brain power.<p>New research …

Humanity

This man stared at the Mona Lisa for 10 years and then it told him its secrets

National Treasure: Painting of Secrets<p>Leonardo da Vinci's <i>Mona Lisa</i>, is irrefutably the most famous painting in existence, and with fame often comes controversy, suspicion, conspiracy. That's why French scientist Pascal Cotte has been staring at the <i>Mona Lisa</i> for 10 years, trying to dig up her …

Don't tell Ahab: scientists find the real great white whale | Reuters

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Don’t call me Ishmael. Call me “Albicetus.”<p>Alex Boersma, research student at Smithsonian Institution and recent graduate of Vassar College, is shown with skull of Albicetus, meaning "white whale" in this image released on December 8, 2015. REUTERS/Jame Di …

No Alien City Here: Ceres' Bright Spots Likely Made of Salt

The mysterious bright spots on the dwarf planet Ceres may be composed of the same basic stuff that makes a foot bath feel so good, a new study reports.<p>Observations made by NASA's Dawn spacecraft, which has been orbiting the dwarf planet since March, suggest that Ceres' many bright spots could be …

The Hyperloop Will Begin Testing In Nevada In 2016

Full speed ahead!<p>The startup company Hyperloop Technologies — which takes its name from Elon Musk’s proposed invention but has no direct connection to him — announced today that it will build a test track for the ultra-fast transportation service in North Las Vegas, Nevada. Located within an …

NASA Applauds Akatsuki’s Successful Rendezvous with Venus

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NHL looks for the next big idea in post John Collins era

John Collins<p>PEBBLE BEACH, Calif. – The NHL’s governors saw former league COO John Collins as an idea guy. He was someone who would give presentations …

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Steven Stamkos likes Tweet about Leafs' pursuit of Steven Stamkos

Stamkos<p>Tampa Bay Lightning captain Steven Stamkos favorited a Tweet by TSN of a video asking if the Maple Leafs should pursue the star center.<p>Photo …

Ice Hockey

NHL shootouts rising from dead; is 3-on-3 OT still working?

On Tuesday night in the NHL, four of the nine games played were tied at the end of regulation.<p>That’s a greater percentage of overtime games than the …

Staal's future; Semin on unconditional waivers; Blackwood handed 8-game ban (Puck Headlines)

<i>Here are your Puck Headlines: A glorious collection of news and views collected from the greatest blogosphere in sports and the few, the proud, the</i> …

Ice Hockey

Keith Ballard retires one year after last concussion

One year ago Wednesday, Keith Ballard of the Minnesota Wild needed to be taken to a hospital following a hit along the boards from Matt Martin of the …

#TriviaTuesday What’s the maximum power output of the #Ferrari #488Spider’s V...

488 spider has the same power output as the 488 gtb coupe, 670 cv. That propels it from 0-60 in 2.8 seconds and gives it a top speed of 208 mph.

Icons of Ferrari Exhibition

GT & Sport Cars<p><b>A Celebration of Italian Design</b><p>Singapore – From 30th November to 3rd December Singapore saw its first exhibition of Icons of Ferrari. …

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Lotus Exige Sport 350 Adds Lightness, Plaidness—Keeps Not-for-U.S. Badness

Lotus is introducing a new Sport 350 version of its Exige two-seat coupe, and it brings more lightness and a groovy new plaid interior among its changes—but it unfortunately will not be bringing them to America.<p>We can, however, look on enviously from afar while soaking up the details. Since Lotus …

2017 Mercedes-Benz E-Class Coming With Automatic Lane Changing

Mercedes-Benz continues to drop more information about its next-generation E-Class ahead of the car’s world debut at next month’s 2016 Detroit Auto …

Ferrari 458 Speciale - Focus on aerodynamics

Supercars

Ferrari 458 Speciale - Focus on vehicle dynamics

Supercars