Evelyn Rae Vaughn

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The Moodo scent diffuser lets you digitally adjust aromas by shouting at Alexa

Smart homes have made us used to the idea of being able to control everything from which lights are on to what music is playing with nothing more …

This Intense Eye in The Sky Is The Result of Two Massive Galaxies Colliding

It feels like somebody's watching.<p>The repercussions of two galaxies colliding with one another have generated a bizarre cosmic phenomenon – swirling …

Movie Review: The Girl With All the Gifts Has Joined the Horde of All-Time Great Zombie Films

There aren’t a ton of truly great movies that feature zombies. The list is short but distinguished: the works of George Romero,Lucio Fulci, <i>28 Days</i> …

Six Tried and Tested Methods for Writing a Novel

There are two sides to novel writing: either you’re a planner or a seat-of-the-pants-er. This article is primarily directed at the planners out there …

Writing

Cosmic neutrinos detected, confirming the Big Bang’s last great prediction

Without colliding with anything since the Universe was 1 second old, these neutrinos still pack a punch!<p><i>“When you see how fragile and delicate life</i> …

A Newly Explored Undersea Volcano Is Teeming With Alien Life Forms

Earlier this month, a three-crew submarine dove to Cook seamount, a 13,000-foot-tall extinct volcano off the coast of Hawaii that had never been …

Why my videogame chooses your character’s race and gender for you

Russian and transgender players of Rust are unhappy, but the decision to randomise race and gender is all about better gameplay, not imposing ideology<p>I am the lead developer on a multiplayer survival game named Rust. Last week, we made a change to the game that upset a lot of people: we made half …

Women of Color

Get Free Admission at Every National Park Starting This Weekend

In honor of the National Park Service's 100th anniversary.<p>The National Park Service waves entry fees to national parks for several special days every …

2016 March 3 - Moons and Jupiter

<b>Moons and Jupiter</b> <b><br>Image Credit & Copyright:</b> Phillip A Cruden<p><b>Explanation:</b> Some of the Solar System's largest moons rose together on February 23. On …

Astronomy

Eagerly awaited No Man’s Sky finally gets PS4, PC release date

Gamers keeping track of low-key/indie titles are likely to have known about <i>No Man’s Sky</i> for some time. First revealed in late 2013 by developer Hello …

How Can Space Travel Faster Than The Speed Of Light?

Light speed is often spoken of as a cosmic speed limit … but not everything plays by these rules. In fact, space itself can expand faster than a …

Hip-Hop

Lil Skies Has The Stage Presence Of A Seasoned Rap Veteran Already<p>Aaron Williams 03.22.18 8 hours ago 3 Comments<p>A-Trak Explains How His Team Pulled Off The 'Impossible' Young Thug Video<p>Aaron Williams 03.20.18 2 days ago<p>The Enduring Link Between Rock And Hip-Hop<p>A conversation with Daryl McDaniels -- …

Physicists Send Particles Of Light Into The Past, Proving Time Travel Is Possible?

I'm in!<p>Scientists from the University of Queensland, Australia, have used single particles of light (photons) to simulate quantum particles …

A New Way of Thinking About Spacetime That Turns Everything Inside Out

<i>One of the weirdest aspects of quantum mechanics is entanglement, because two entangled particles affecting each other across vast distances seems to</i> …

A Glorious New Cassini Image Shows Enceladus Floating Above Saturn's Rings

NASA has released a stunning new photo of Enceladus, as the Cassini spacecraft peered up at the icy moon from just below the plane of Saturn’s rings. …

Mars' Mysterious South Pole Revealed in New Photo

A newly released photo provides a great look at Mars' seldom-seen South Pole.<p>The swirling white dot toward the bottom of the photo, which was taken …

Milky Way's Giant Black Hole Probed Like Never Before

The gigantic black hole at the heart of our Milky Way galaxy is coming into sharper focus.<p>For the first time ever, astronomers have detected magnetic …

NASA releases clearest photos of Pluto we may see for decades

NASA released two black and white images of Pluto on Friday, billing them as the dwarf planet’s “best close-ups that humans may see for decades.”<p>The …

Solar System

The Universe's 'Missing Matter' Found Within Superheated Cosmic Web Filaments

Everything you can see around you is composed of “ordinary matter.” Looking at the remnant radiation of the Big Bang, the cosmic microwave background …

Best mobile games of November 2015 (pictures)

Mobile Gaming

A Mesmerizing Animation Shows Just How Weird Our Solar System Is

NASA’s Kepler space telescope spotted thousands of worlds during its four-year mission, proving that our galaxy is filled with planets. But even more …

Relativity's Long String of Successful Predictions

When he unveiled his general theory of relativity, Albert Einstein wasn’t exactly met with applause. Almost no one else could do the math necessary …

Formula for pi turns up in quantum mechanics - Futurity

Two scientists were surprised to find pi lurking in a quantum mechanics formula for the energy states of the hydrogen atom. Happy Pi Day!

Mars' moon Phobos could be headed for destruction

It’s hard to miss the groove marks that crisscross the moon Phobos.<p>But rather than scars from a past encounter with an asteroid or another space object, NASA scientists believe they reflect the structural failure – much like cracks in the foundation of your home - of the larger of Mars' two moons. …

Astronomy

The 10 best books of the year, according to Amazon

The winners span two-dozen categories, including everything from literary fiction to mysteries and thrillers.<p>From gripping nonfiction that delves deep into historical accounts to novels that take readers into fascinating imaginary worlds, here are the top 10 books Amazon chose for 2015.<p>1. <b>"</b><b>Fates and</b> …

Floating Mountains on Pluto—You Can't Make This Stuff Up

NATIONAL HARBOR, Maryland<p>New data reveal five seemingly impossible things about the dwarf planet.<p>For such a small world, Pluto has an incredible diversity of features, including flowing glaciers, curiously pitted terrains, hazy skies, and multi-colored landscapes. Now scientists from the New …

Weather On Sunless Planet Is Cloudy With A Chance Of Molten Iron Rain

Bring an umbrella<p>Most planets orbit stars, but sometimes, a planet just has to go it alone. Scientists discovered the strange lonely planet PSO J318.5-22 in 2013. The size of Jupiter, the planet was all alone in the universe, going on its merry way with no star to tie it down.<p>The planet is 75 …

Silent Rage Art Print by borianagiormova

NASA’s New Mars-Bound Space Launch System Is a Go

The rocket that will take the first humans to Mars just passed its design review and is ready for production<p>On Thursday, NASA announced that its Space Launch System, which will be used to carry the first humans to Mars, passed its Critical Design Review (CDR) and is ready for full-scale production. …