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Science Says This Old-School Style of Note-Taking Will Supercharge Your Brain

Writing notes by hand might translate into a quick climb up the corporate ladder because of how it forces the brain to process information.<p>Laptops and other devices mean you don't have to write your business notes by hand anymore, or even type them out at all. Defaulting to tech-based note-taking …

The ESA just released the first ever billion-star map of space

After 1,000 days in orbit, the European Space Agency’s Gaia satellite has come up with the most detailed map of space ever, showing 1.14 billion stars in our Milky Way galaxy, the agency says.<p>The ESA’s annotated version of the map (below) explains what on Earth (or, really, not on Earth) you’re …

“Impossible” Time Crystals May Actually Be Real, Say Physicists

Cutting edge physics research gives us another remarkable idea that sounds like something out of a science fiction novel. In 2012, Nobel-Prize …

A year ago, scientists cracked one of Einstein's greatest mysteries — now a bizarre new form of astronomy is emerging

It was the first evidence of gravitational waves— ripples in the fabric of space that careen across the universe, right through everything and everyone.<p>Einstein first predicted their existence 100 years ago, yet the famous scientist doubted we'd ever find any.<p>However, scientists from the Laser …

Gravitational Waves

How iPhone batteries work, and how to make them last longer

Whenever a new iPhone gets announced, there's one feature that every Apple lover is hoping for: improved battery life. We may not agree on headphone …

Lithium Ion

This is what you'd have to do to build a Dyson Sphere — and why you're probably not going to be able to

Whether such a structure could even be physically possible is debatable, so Business Insider took a closer look at the research and theories that are out there.<p>The mysterious dips of KIC 8462852<p>Caltech astronomers Ben Montet and Joshua Simon looked at a series of research about a star called KIC …

How to make your own 'SNES Micro' using a Raspberry Pi

When Nintendo introduced its NES Mini back in July, which packs 30 classic games into an all-in-one micro-console, we noticed something. Its full, …

A riddle for our time

One of the most remarkable successes of astrophysics in the last century was its discovery that the age of the universe as measured by its oldest …

Space nebula looks like Star Trek's USS Enterprise, says NASA

Far out among the stars, two mighty starships hover in space. NASA's Spitzer Space Telescope took an image of far-off nebulae and, like a child looking at cloud shapes, saw two of Star Trek's famous USS Enterprise starships in the stellar formations.<p>With a little imagination and a line-drawing …

These 9 home batteries will help you save tons of money on your energy bill

There are a lot of perks to at-home batteries: they have your back during an outage, can help manage solar energy if you have panels, and can even top off your electric car.<p>Combined with advancements in solar technology, these large batteries have the potential to provide a whole new way to store …

Clean Energy

The Deep Web Is the 99% of the Internet You Can't Google

The internet contains at least 4.5 billion websites that have been indexed by search engines, according to one Dutch researcher. That huge number …

2016 September 6 - The Whirlpool Galaxy and Beyond

<b>The Whirlpool Galaxy and Beyond</b> <b><br>Image Credit & Copyright:</b> Álvaro Ibáñez Pérez<p><b>Explanation:</b> Follow the handle of the Big Dipper away from the dipper's …

This Is What The Universe Looks Like 11.1 Billion Light-Years From Earth

Scientists have made a record-breaking discovery.<p>Far out doesn’t even begin to describe this discovery.<p>Scientists using NASA’s Chandra X-ray Observatory and other telescopes have found the most distant galaxy cluster ever seen, the space agency said on Tuesday.<p>The not-so-elegantly named CL …

What's The Goriest Horror Movie You've Ever Seen?

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Noah's Ark 'replica' unveiled in Kentucky amid anger at 'scientifically preposterous' museum

Nathaniel Jeanson is a Harvard-educated biologist. For the past year, he has been involved in a spectacular $100 million project, designed to educate and astonish the world.<p>His project, however, has left many scientists in despair.<p>For Dr Jeanson is one of the advisers of Ark Encounter – billed as …

Why scientists are surprised by this strange giant planet and its three suns

In a strange solar system 320 light years from our own, scientists have spotted a planet with three suns that rise in the morning and set at night.<p>Luke Skywalker's two-sunned home planet of Tatooine has nothing on this real-life world in our own galaxy.<p>The newly discovered planet is described …

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This Crazy 'Einstein Ring' Has Just Been Discovered 10,000 Million Light-Years From Earth

Optical illusions in deep space.<p>Originally predicted by Einstein's theory of general relativity, an Einstein ring is one of the rarest and most …

This 90-Second Video Will Totally Change The Way You See The World

Africa, wth??<p>We've all looked at enough maps in our lifetime to have a pretty good understanding of the size of the continents and countries that …

How Diversity Police Halt Progress

A few years ago I was at one of my first glitzy media parties when a prominent media figure began excitedly chatting with me. I was flattered, until …

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