Col Hayden-Pugh

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These Tests Will Tell You Just How Good Your Eyes Are at Seeing Color

Let’s talk about how you’re perceiving color. The idea came to me when a coworker asked if they should get the computer with 100-percent sRGB or …

OLEDs

Researchers discover a system with three Earth-sized planets

The Instituto de Astrofísica de Canarias (IAC) and the University of Oviedo present today the discovery of two new planetary systems, one of them …

Universe

Aliens Are Real, But Humans Will Probably Kill Them All, New Paper Says

If you've ever looked up into the unfathomable night sky and wondered, "Are we alone?" then you are not alone.<p>About 70 years ago, physicist Enrico …

Paranormal

Six ways to master the barbecue and boost your skill at the grill

Want to know how to host the perfect BBQ? We have all the answers<p>Want barbecue tips? Brits have moved on from bangers and burgers to ‘haute …

BBQ

General Relativity explained like you've never seen before

A super-quick, super-painless guide to the theory that conquered the universe.<p>scroll down<br>to begin<p>For 100 years, the general theory of relativity has …

Big Bang, Big Claim: Why This Bold Idea Is Right

<i>Paul Sutter is an astrophysicist at The Ohio State University and the chief scientist at COSI science center. Sutter is also host of Ask a Spaceman</i> …

The best foods for long distance muscle recovery

As 2017 draws to a close, some of you are already looking towards a goal for the new year. Considering your first long-distance running race as a …

Was There a Civilization On Earth Before Humans?

A look at the available evidence<p>It only took five minutes for Gavin Schmidt to out-speculate me.<p>Schmidt is the director of NASA’s Goddard Institute for Space Studies (a.k.a. GISS) a world-class climate-science facility. One day last year, I came to GISS with a far-out proposal. In my work as an …

Climate Change

Why Snow in Eastern Europe Is Turning Orange

Meteorologists say the sand-spurred phenomenon happens once every five years.<p>A rose-gold tinge has fallen over parts of Eastern Europe, turning wintry peaks in Russia, Bulgaria, Ukraine, Romania, and Moldova into beachy or unearthly scenes.<p>"We're skiing on Mars today," one social media user …

Weather

Creating Hallucinations Without Drugs Is Surprisingly Easy

Try this at home, but don't blame us if things get weird.<p>The human brain is a remarkable thing. It can do things our primate relatives are thousands …

17 Inspiring Quotes From Stephen Hawking

Sadly, Stephen Hawking died today at the age of 76. But his words are timeless.<p>Stephen Hawking was one of the most famous and influential scientists of our time. Sadly, this morning Hawking passed away at the age of 76 -- fully 55 years after doctors gave him just two years to live after he was …

54 severed hands that washed up in a bag ‘not suspicious’, say Russian police

<b>The grim discovered of 54 severed hands in Siberia is ‘not criminal’, according to Russian law enforcement.</b><p>Officials claim the mutilated hands may …

Best Exercises to Get Rid of Man Boobs

"Man boobs" can be one of two things: an enlargement of breast tissue due to hormone changes that result in gynecomastia—a condition that occurs most …

Workouts

17 sex things you should never feel bad about

Go forth and bone with confidence.<p><b>1. Not wanting to perform a sex act that “every other woman does!”</b> You do not have to spit, swallow, deep throat, do a goddamn standing 69, or <i>whatever</i> just because they've seen it in porn or done it with an ex. If "every other woman does it" and you don't want to, …

Massive Sunspots and Solar Flares: The Sun Has Gone Wrong and Scientists Don’t Know Why

<b>This article was originally published on The Conversation as "Massive sunspots and huge solar flares mean unexpected space weather for Earth."​</b> <b>Read</b> …

Photographer captures quirky portraits of dogs up for adoption

The sweet and sometimes sad faces of dogs waiting to be adopted is just one of those things that tug at your heart strings. And these pup photos are …

Photography

3tags.org

1st Alien Earth Still Elusive Despite Huge Exoplanet Haul

The first "alien Earth" continues to evade detection.<p>On Monday (May 10), astronomers announced the discovery of 1,284 exoplanets by NASA's Kepler …

Want to to lose weight? Try eating chocolate and drinking wine

It might seem like the last thing you should do, but now anyone trying to lose weight should consider eating more chocolate and cheese and drinking …

Holistic Medicine

Billionaire Yuri Milner And Stephen Hawking Team Up To Send Nanospaceships To Alpha Centauri

Last summer, billionaire technology investor Yuri Milner announced he was investing $100 million into searching for extraterrestrial life.<p>Today, the billionaire science philanthropist has once again teamed up with physicist Stephen Hawking to announce a new investment – $100 million with a goal of …

Space Travel

10 Science-Backed Ways to Become a Happier Person

A boatload of research offers practical advice you can use to start being happier today.<p>Science has landed a probe on a comet hurtling through space, wiped smallpox from the face of the earth, and split the atom. Surely research can come up with a few ways to make humans happier.<p>Thanks to the …

Sony World Photography Awards 2016: the final shortlist

More than 230,000 images were entered into the World Photography Organisation’s professional, open and youth categories, encompassing the delicate handling of private moments to the capturing of the year’s biggest news stories.<p>Themes covered include the Ukraine conflict, Europe’s refugee crisis, …

Awards

How to Fake a Snowy Landscape in Photoshop

The rise of Photoshop has made us question almost every photograph that we see on the Internet. And I still don’t think we realize just how many …

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NASA Captures Solar System Being 'Destroyed' For The First Time And Gives A Glimpse Of Earth's Final Fate

NASA's scientists have for the first time, seen a solar system being "destroyed" and have predicted what the final days of our own planetary system …

Pictures of the Week 10.22.15

Mexico

Astronomers Unveil a 46-Gigapixel Photo of the Milky Way That Took 5 Years to Make

Last year, NASA released a 20-gigapixel photo of the Milky Way that was made up of over 2 million infrared photos. Back in January, NASA published a …

Universe

How the expansion of the universe is affecting galactic speeds

Warp speed galaxies come up when I talk about the expansion of the Universe.<p>Perhaps it's dark energy acceleration, or the earliest inflationary period of the Universe when EVERYTHING expanded faster than the speed of light.<p>Imagine our expanding Universe. It's not an explosion from a specific place, …