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Scientists Create A New Kind Of Matter: Time Crystals

The crystals' patterns repeat not in space, but in time.<p>Crystals are structures in which a pattern of atoms or molecules repeats in space. Now, two teams of researchers have figured out that crystals' repeating patterns can also exist through time. These "time crystals," detailed in a new paper in …

Neil Patrick Harris answers 73 questions while also rapping 'Hamilton'

If you've ever wanted a look inside Neil Patrick Harris' Harlem townhouse, Vogue's latest video will give you everything you've been dreaming of and …

J. Cole Has the No. 1 Album in America

J. Cole’s fourth studio album, <i>4 Your Eyez Only</i>, has reached the No. 1 spot on the Billboard 200 chart, <i>Billboard</i> reports. The album sold 492,000 in equivalent album units with 363,000 of those in traditional album sales, making the album the third-largest debut week of 2016 (only behind Drake’s <i>VIEWS</i> …

Scientists get antimatter excited, see first light

BERLIN (AP) — Scientists have used a laser to tickle atoms of antimatter and make them shine, a key step toward answering one of the great riddles of …

Physics

The top 50 video games of all time, ranked

But that didn't stop us from rounding up the top 50 video games of all time.<p>We did have some parameters, however, when choosing the games: This list includes console video games, spanning from the 1980s to today, and includes only games from more-modern consoles (sorry, Atari fans!). In most …

Gaming

Things Are Not Great In The Trailer For ‘The Last Of Us Part 2’

<i>The Last Of Us</i> is one of the more memorable gaming experiences in the past few years. Everything about it should be a recipe for disaster in terms of tired story elements — post-apocalyptic setting, zombie-like enemies — but Naughty Dog knocked it out of the park thanks to great characters and a …

5 Mind-boggling mysteries about the Universe that science cannot explain

<b>Why is it that the universe is expanding faster and faster? Are there other universes out there? What if black holes are in fact doorways to other</b> …

Dark Matter

Guardians of the Galaxy gets the Telltale episodic adventure game treatment for 2017 launch

Marvel's Jay Ong says the series "fully showcases Marvel and Telltale's rich legacy of storytelling."<p>Telltale Games announced a Guardians of the …

Parallel Universes DO Exist, Theory Suggests

In order to put forth tangible proof that backs the multiverse or ‘Many Worlds’ theory, scientists have finally confirmed that parallel universes …

Star Wars: Episode IX Director Wants to Shoot Parts of Film in Space

The director of the next Star Wars movie is taking authenticity to the next level by—hopefully—shooting parts of the film in space using IMAX …

Google Chrome is getting a redesign — here's what it looks like

Screenshots of the redesign were spotted on Google's developer website and show a slight tweak to the way Chrome looks, including squarer corners, a flatter look, and redesigned buttons for bookmarks and information.<p>According to the report, the new design is functional but not finished, and it's …

Google

No one has been able to solve this cryptic puzzle by a British spy agency

Photo: Spectre/ IMDb.<p>The British intelligence and security organisation GCHQ released a "grid-shading puzzle" over Christmas to keep recipients entertained over the holiday season.<p>But so far, no one has been able to solve it and it's giving codebreakers a headache with less than 24 hours left until …

Mathematics

After Coming Forward About Her Rape, Jackie Fox 'Woke Up In A Parallel Universe'

On the day the story of my rape came out, I had to drop my cat Cleo off at “summer camp”—my euphemism for the week she’d be away receiving radioactive iodine treatment for a thyroid tumor.<p>Read more on Highline

Best Adventure Game - IGN's Best of 2015 - IGN

EditTales From the Borderlands<p>Exit Theatre Mode<p>From IGN's Review: "Tales from the Borderlands Episode 5: The Vault of the Traveler finishes off Rhys …

5 Reasons We May Live in a Multiverse

The universe we live in may not be the only one out there. In fact, our universe could be just one of an infinite number of universes making up a …

Destiny Companion Update Gives Gear Manager Access to Everyone

Bungie has detailed the latest update for the Destiny Companion application, which is available on iOS and Android smart devices, as well as through browsers. The update features a range of different fixes to Grimoire and the gear manager.<p>Additionally, the Gear Manager is now open to all players. …

Activision Blizzard

Caltech astrophysicist may have discovered proof of parallel universes

One astrophysicist is reporting that he might have discovered evidence of an alternate or parallel universe while mapping the light left over …

Snapshot: Home (PC)

There are so many games out there we couldn't possibly review them all. Welcome to Snapshot, where we highlight games that might fall outside our usual coverage but are still something we think you should know about. Today: <i>Home</i> for PC.<p><i>Home</i> doesn't take more than an hour or two to complete – and …

Astronomers find ‘surprise’ pulsar, ‘most important planet ever’ outside solar system

Space-watchers have a lot of news to digest after the discoveries of a new pulsar in a faraway galaxy. A Venus-like exoplanet was also spotted, a …

Here's how Albert Einstein destroyed the myth of the planet Vulcan

From the mid-1800s through the early 1900s, many scientists were convinced that a mysterious planet "Vulcan" lurked between Mercury and the sun.<p>Einstein eventually proved them all wrong.<p>National Geographic interviewed Tom Levenson, author of "The Hunt For Vulcan: … And How Albert Einstein Destroyed …

Physics

Alien Engineering Around Strange Star?

There's a new big dipper in the nighttime sky.<p>No, it's not a cozy constellation, but a distant, non-descript star that behaves like a shipboard semaphore, beaming flashes of light into the cosmic darkness that seem random, but may not be.<p>While the luminous output from everyday stars is relentlessly …

Astronomers Just Discovered a Real-Life Death Star Ripping a Planet Apart With Gravity

Using NASA's Kepler space telescope, astronomers have witnessed an unprecedented event: a miniature celestial body getting ripped apart by the white …

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 …

Scientists are days from finding out if that mysterious star could actually harbor aliens

For the last week, Vakoch and his colleagues at the Search for Extraterrestrial Intelligence (SETI) Institute have been pointing the ground-based Allen Telescope Array in California at the enigmatic star with one goal in mind.<p>"We're trying to rule out the hypothesis that maybe it's intelligence out …

Peer Review

Harvard creates a material that lets light go 'infinitely fast'

Researchers at Harvard University announced recently that they had successfully developed a means of manipulating light at the nanoscale, which could lead to photonic-based (rather than electronic) telecommunications. Think, ubiquitous fiber optics. The team reportedly developed an on-chip …

Harvard

Fallout 4 PC Discs Don't Contain Full Data, Partial Steam Download Required

Fans who purchase a physical copy of Fallout 4 on PC will be required to download a portion of the game from Steam, as the disc doesn't contain the full data required to install it.<p>In a series of Twitter posts, Bethesda boss Pete Hines responded to questions regarding the contents of the Fallout 4 …

Weekly Recap: PS4 Outsells Xbox One Again, But Xbox One Has Best Exclusives

<b>THE BIG STUFF:</b><p><b>PS4 Comes Out on Top in NPD's August 2015 US Sales Report:</b> The PlayStation 4 was yet again the best-selling console in the United States during August, Sony announced this week as part of the NPD report. However, the Xbox One was no slouch, as sales rose 26 percent compared to August …