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Three Tricks Physicists Use To Observe Quantum Behavior

At The Schrödinger Sessions a couple of weeks ago, where we gave science fiction writers a “crash course” on quantum physics, several of the talks and most of the discussion focused on how we know the strange phenomena described are an accurate description of reality. The theory is fascinating and …

Quantum Physics

Six Things Everyone Should Know About Quantum Physics

Quantum physics is usually just intimidating from the get-go. It’s kind of weird and can seem counter-intuitive, even for the physicists who deal with it every day. But it’s not incomprehensible. If you’re reading something about quantum physics, there are really six key concepts about it that you …

Deal: Get Omaker 10,000-mAh power bank for $16.99 on Amazon

If you still haven’t got yourself a power bank or if you want another one (can one have too many?) Amazon has got you covered.<p>The excellent Omaker Brilliant 10,000-mAh power bank is currently available for $21 in both black and white. That’s already a good deal for a high-capacity external battery, …

Death Star Bluetooth Speaker

Bad That's-No-Moon Rising<p>Death Star Bluetooth Speaker on acrylic stand<br>• Wirelessly stream music from up to 30 ft. away<br>• Speaker lights up when in …

Gear & Gadgets

12 Proven Foods And Supps Essential For Every Type 2 Diabetes Diet

Cut out bread.<p>No sugar in your coffee.<p>Only one potato at dinner.<p>If you've got blood sugar problems then you've heard those instructions over and …

The Fastest Stars in the Universe May Approach Light Speed

Our sun orbits the Milky Way's center at an impressive 450,000 mph. Recently, scientists have discovered stars hurtling out of our galaxy at a couple …

Why scientists want to find a pulsar orbiting a black hole

Discovering a pulsar orbiting a black hole is considered ‘an authentic holy grail’ for testing Einstein’s theory of gravity.<p><i>Pulsars</i> are the most …

Earliest galaxies suddenly appeared from the cosmic fog

A photo of the Subaru Telescope on Mauna Kea, Hawaii, with the International Space Station passing overhead. Image credit: Subaru Telescope, National …

NASA Reveals Its Most Amazing View of Jupiter’s Moon Europa

A reprocessed picture shows off the amazing colors of Europa, a mysterious ice-covered moon of Jupiter, as they have never been seen before.<p>The original observations were collected by the Galileo spacecraft, which explored Jupiter and its moons from orbit in the 1990s. NASA officials reprocessed …

Astronomy

A Swift glance at red dwarfs

November 20, 2014 is a huge day for NASA’s Swift spacecraft, as it marks the tenth anniversary of its launch. Currently orbiting our planet, Swift is …

2014 November 19 - Bright Spiral Galaxy M81

<b>Bright Spiral Galaxy M81</b> <b><br>Image Credit:</b> Subaru Telescope (NAOJ), Hubble Space Telescope; <b><br>Processing & Copyright:</b> Roberto Colombari & Robert</b> …

Halo: The Master Chief Collection matchmaking is broken, and Microsoft’s fix may not work for you (update)

<i>Updated at 12:10 p.m. with a comment from Microsoft.</i><p>That big new Halo game (which is really four old Halo games) is not off to a great start.<p>Microsoft has confirmed that players are having serious issues with Halo: The Master Chief Collection’s online matchmaking. When you try to get into a …

Rosetta Spacecraft Spots 'Pyramid' Boulder on Comet (Photos)

The European Space Agency's Rosetta spacecraft has sent home several spectacular images that show a large pyramid-shaped boulder studding the surface …