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First view of weird rock beneath Tibetan plateau revealed by satellites

A new glimpse into the boundary between the Earth's mantle and its crust, located up to 50 miles below the surface comes from a surprising source — space.<p>Satellite measurements have provided a new view of the Moho under the Tibetan Plateau, where the Indian plate is violently butting into and …

How to Verify an Email Address?

How do you verify if a given email address is real or fake? The obvious solution is that you send a test mail to that email address and if your …

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Famed Physicist Shuts Down Moon Landing Conspiracy Theorists In 1 Brilliant Tweet

Monday was the 46th anniversary of the first lunar landing, yet a small fringe still believes the whole thing was a hoax.<p>According to the conspiracy theory, Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin were on a soundstage instead of the moon. Some even claim that famed filmmaker Stanley Kubrick, who made "2001: …

Conspiracies

Quantum Experiment Shows How “Time” Doesn’t Exist As We Think It Does (Mind-Altering)

Popular writer and scholar Graham Hancock once said that we’re like a species with amnesia, and it’s true, the origins of the human race, and the …

Latest Bollywood News | Hindi Movie News | Hindi Cinema News

Bollywood Hungama News Network<p>Bigg Boss which has been available in varied languages down…<p>0<p>Bollywood Hungama News Network<p>Everyone is eagerly awaiting …

New Pluto Photos Contain Multitude of Mysteries

Scientists are stunned at the incredible new images of the surface of Pluto, its largest moon Charon and its farthest-flung moon Hydra, which are …

Increase Your Wi-Fi Signal Strength with a Foil

Are you looking for ways to increase the signal strength of that wireless router in your home without having to invest in a Wifi extender?<p>Then head …

29 Lip-Smacking Street Foods From Different States Of India

Nothing can possibly make you ready for the diversity of India’s culture, let alone its cuisine. From India’s delectable main-courses to desserts to …

28 Amazing Ancient Cities You Probably Didn't Learn About In School

Everyone knows about the main lost cities in the world; their ancient ruins spring to mind immediately when you hear names like "Pompeii," "Machu …

Hunky Gorilla Has Female Fans Flocking To Japanese Zoo

Japan's latest sex symbol is a handsome gorilla named Shabani. Women are reportedly flocking to the Higashiyama Zoo and Botanical Gardens in Nagoya to gawk at the silverback's shapely muscles and striking features.<p>Shabani has reportedly mastered the art of the fierce stare. “He often rests his chin …

Where Did the Ex-Confederate Leaders Go After the Confederacy Was Defeated by the Union?

In the 1700s it was clear to European scholars that certain languages were related to each other. French <i>ciel</i>, Spanish and Italian <i>cielo</i>, and …

Civil Rights

Where do trans fats come from, and why are they so bad?

Will somebody please tell me why my cookies are evil?<p>American consumers are finally winding down their love-hate relationship with trans fats. Yesterday, the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) announced that manufacturers must stop adding trans fats to foods by 2018. This hard line has been …

Nutrition

Sex and Gladiator Fights Discovered in 1,500-Year-Old Graffiti

Hundreds of graffiti messages engraved into stone in the ancient city of Aphrodisias, in modern-day Turkey, have been discovered and deciphered, revealing what life was like there over 1,500 years ago, researchers say.<p>The graffiti touches on many aspects of the city's life, including gladiator …

New ‘molecular movie’ reveals ultrafast chemistry in motion

Scientists for the first time tracked ultrafast structural changes, captured in quadrillionths-of-a-second steps, as ring-shaped gas molecules burst …

How animals have long been used for unexpected reasons by countries in conflict

Cambodia says it will train an elite squad of rats to sniff out landmines but it's just one of many schemes where countries utilise animals for help during conflict<p>The Cambodian military has developed a squad of elite bomb and mine sniffing rats it emerged on Friday. Whilst the move seems something …

A crazy new theory solves 40-year-old mystery about what happens inside of a black hole

What happens once you cross this threshold is a long-standing mystery that the world's leading scientists have been pondering for decades with little headway.<p>Now, a recent paper presented at a conference in Paris this week has proposed a solution by looking at black holes in a completely different …

Physics

Getting Started With Linux : Part-1 (Choosing a Distribution)

There are hundreds of Linux distributions to choose from. Each of them has their merits. Some of them have their separate package managers, desktop …

Two cellos will give you goosebumps when they cover Michael Jackson's 'They Don't Care About Us'

Michael Jackson’s fourth single from his HIStory album, ‘<i>They Don’t Care About Us</i>‘ is a powerful and controversial tune scrutinizing the media among …

Michael Jackson

Here's why we don't have nuclear fusion yet

If fusion power were harnessed directly on Earth, it could produce inexhaustible clean power, using seawater as the main fuel, with no greenhouse gas emissions, no proliferation risk, and no risk of catastrophic accidents.<p>Radioactive waste is very low level and indirect, arising from neutron …

Physics

'A God That Could Be Real' In The Scientific Universe

<i>Part One Of Two. (Read Part Two here.)</i><p>"God" is a word. If we define it, even subconsciously, as something that cannot exist in our universe, we banish the idea of God from our reality and throw away all possibility of incorporating a potent spiritual metaphor into a truly coherent big picture. But …

This Steam-Powered Motorcycle Is Any Steampunk’s Fan Dream Come True

The ‘Black Pearl’ is a one-of-a-kind steam-powered motorcycle created by Dutch bike builder René van Tuil, of Revatu Customs. Looking like the love …

How Your Morning Starts With Quantum Physics

Quantum mechanics ranks as one of the greatest intellectual achievements in human history, in no small part because it’s such a counter-intuitive theory. Its most attention-grabbing predictions– particles behaving like waves, quantum uncertainty, superposition states, the non-local phenomena that …

Large Hadron Collider restarts after 2 years of maintenance

"Operators will check all systems before increasing energy of the beams."<p>After being shut down for two years, the Large Hadron Collider (LHC) is back …

Physics

10 Mysterious Deaths That History May Never Fully Explain

Sometimes, archaeologists are completely puzzled by what they find. Sometimes, they uncover clues to solve some of the mystery but leave us wanting …

Archaeology

Neil deGrasse Tyson Defends Scientology—and the Bush Administration’s Science Record

The acclaimed astrophysicist and cosmologist also discusses his big bone to pick with Whiplash, why he’s intrigued by The Walking Dead, and Indiana’s …

The insane ways the human body changes during long-term spaceflight

Most astronauts only spend six months at a time in that environment on the International Space Station (ISS), floating 250 miles above the Earth.<p>On March 27 however, NASA and the Russian Federal Space Agency sent three astronauts to the ISS — they will be the first people to spend a continuous year …

Space Exploration