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Physicists May Have Discovered One of the Missing Pieces of Quantum Theory

by Dom Galeon and Abby Norman July 6, 2017 Hard Science 38529<p>An Alternative to Quantum Entanglement<p>The quantum world is full of phenomena scientists …

The Large Hadron Collider Detected a Beautiful New Particle

It's a big one too.<p>The Large Hadron Collider has once again done what it does best – smash bits of matter together and find new particles in the …

Scientists think they found proof of a parallel universe

Scientists believe they may have discovered evidence of a parallel universe that crashed into our own in a galactic impact mirroring a car …

The Best Ways to Learn to Code for Free

New skills at no cost.<p>The web and our phones are playing an increasingly vital part in our lives, and that isn't going to stop any time soon. That means we're more and more at the mercy of the people who design and code on these platforms.<p>If you want to be a creator rather than a consumer of apps …

The Many-Worlds Interpretation Says There Are Infinite Timelines and Infinite Yous

Quantum physics is mind-bending, counterintuitive, and close to impossible to understand. It's so complicated that a theory saying our reality is …

Quantum Physics

Remembering the first 'photo' of a black hole

Black holes are so outlandish that the scientists who first thought them up figured they couldn't possibly exist in reality. They form from massive, collapsed stars and are so dense that nothing can escape their gravitational pull, including light. Black holes mess with spacetime so badly that …

20 of the best Earth and space documentaries to watch on Netflix in 2017

Humans have been gazing up at the stars since before the dawn of civilization. We intrinsically seek to know the unknowable and discover the …

Universe

Scientists Unfold a New Quantum Theory of Gravity

An area of physics that’s been observed in black holes since the 1970’s, called the entanglement area law, has just been seen in cold helium atoms. …

101 Quotes From Lao Tzu That Will Blow Your Mind Wide Open

Lao Tzu was an ancient philosopher and writer who founded the philosophical framework for Taoism, which has had a huge influence on Chinese …

Is there a nature of time?

As time goes by we realize that there seems to be only one direction. In our retrospective view of events time moves from past to present to future, …

Watch a 1953 nuclear blast test disintegrate a house in high resolution

Footage may or may not contain a flying toilet.<p>On March 17th, 1953, a nuclear blast threw something out of the second story floor of a house built on the Nevada Proving Grounds. The test, dubbed “Annie”, was part of the larger Operation Upshot-Knothole, served two purposes: the military wanted to …

Living Rooms

A Bizarre Physics Law Is Making Superfluid Helium Behave Like an Actual Black Hole

"It points to a deeper understanding of reality."<p>Of all the laws of physics, this is arguably one of the strangest - scientists have discovered that …

Einstein’s General Relativity Theory Tested and Approved

Einstein was a very clever physicist who was determined to prove among other things that the speed of light in a vacuum was independent of the motion …

Stanford researchers accidentally discover a whole new role for the cerebellum - ExtremeTech

By on March 20, 2017 at 12:00 pm<p>This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use.<p>The cerebellum, that weird wrinkly …

Imaging

What magic mushrooms do to your body and brain

There's evidence that tripping on magic mushrooms could actually free the mind.<p>Several studies, including two promising recent clinical trials, suggest that psilocybin, shrooms' psychoactive ingredient, may hold the potential to help relieve severe anxiety and depression.<p>Still, because they're …

Magic Mushrooms

20 Cool Old-School Anime Films You Might Not Have Seen

14. The Restaurant of Many Orders (Tadanari Okamoto, 1991)<p>The Restaurant of Many Orders (Chūmon no Ōi Ryōriten) is Tadanari Okamoto’s award-winning …

Physicists Might Have Found a Way to Break The Second Law of Thermodynamics

Wha??<p>The laws of thermodynamics are some of the most important principles in modern physics, because they define how three fundamental physical …

Time Domain Astronomy Will Change How We Think About Space

Hotwired 5 aims to make the emerging field a part of the space vernacular.<p>“This is the place to be if you are doing time domain astronomy,” says …

Time Might Only Exist in Your Head. And Everyone Else's

Past. Present. Future.<p>In physics, they are all the same thing. But to you, me, and everyone else, time moves in one direction: from expectation, …

Behind the Scenes of Tori Black’s Virtual Reality Porn Debut

We explore the ethics of having sex with a photorealistic avatar of one of the biggest porn stars in the world.<p>Tori Black lies naked on a cushioned ottoman, flat on her back. Her legs are spread wide. She's enclosed in what looks like a makeshift dressing room, ensconced by white curtains, with 44 …

5 Powerful Practices to Expand Your Awareness and Harmonize Your Brain

While the brain and consciousness are inextricably linked, groundbreaking research into the nature of consciousness is revealing that their …

‘Handjob Cabin’ Is The Fake Horror Movie Trailer The Internet Deserves

This <i>Handjob Cabin</i> trailer is so well-framed as a parody that it’s hard to believe the Wayans brothers don’t suddenly pop into frame. Such a well-worn concept could easily be stretched to a full-length feature, given the number of horror films that take place in a secluded cabin away from the …

The 11 Most Beautiful Mathematical Equations

1 of 13<p>Introduction<p>Mathematical equations aren't just useful — many are quite beautiful. And many scientists admit they are often fond of particular …

How What You Believe Affects What You're Like When You're High

For decades, connoisseurs of psychedelics have said that "set and setting"—your state of mind and your environment—influence how you experience drugs. And they're right.<p>Psychedelic connoisseurs are usually well versed in "set and setting," or the the idea that both your state of mind, beliefs, and …

Physicists have ‘squeezed’ Schrödinger’s cat

Consider the cat from the famous thought experiment by the physicist Erwin Schrödinger. The cat can be dead and alive at once, since its life depends …

"Mystery of the Missing Antimatter" --Solved by the Magnetic Field That Spans the Cosmos?

In 2001 Tanmay Vachaspati from Arizona State University published theoretical models to try to solve this puzzle, which predict that the entire …

Science's Path from Myth to Multiverse

<i>From Quanta Magazine (find original story here).</i><p>We can think of the history of physics as an attempt to unify the world around us: Gradually, over …

Black Holes Might Make Dark Matter Shine

Dark matter circling the drain of a massive black hole could radiate gamma-rays that might be visible from Earth, according to new research.<p>Dark …

Dark Matter