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Siete aplicaciones para disfrutar de la astronomía

La astronomía es la ciencia que estudia todo lo relativo a los astros, sus movimientos y las leyes que rigen a éstos. Como toda ciencia, además de …

Let This Percussionist Blow Your Mind With The Fibonacci Sequence

<b>Updated:</b> <i>August 13, 3:10 p.m. ET.</i><p>Rhythm nerd alert! Bow down, drummers! Our social feeds have been on fire with a mind-bending, gasp-worthy video posted by percuss.ioearlier this week — below — made by the accomplished Indian percussionist B.C. Manjunath. He's a master of <i>konnakol</i>-- the Carnatic, or …

Percussion

Yes, You Should Still Change Your DNS Settings for Better Internet

The DNS (Domain Name System) server settings on your laptop, phone, or router are your gateway to the web—converting easy-to-remember domain names …

Information Security

Este es el orden correcto en el que deberías ver las películas de Star Wars

¿Eres un gran fan de <b>Star Wars</b> que se conoce la saga al dedillo? ¿Quizás todo lo contrario y quieres tener claro cuál es la mejor opción para …

13 Books Told From The Villain's Point-Of-View, Because Everyone Loves A "Bad" Guy

It's time to come clean people: we're all villain-loving trash. Sure, you can pretend that you're in it for the princesses, or that you never had a …

Books

11 New Science Fiction Books To Read If You've Never Tried Sci-Fi Before

So! You've heard a lot about this so-called "science fiction" genre and you're interested in checking it out. Or you're tired of your usual genres, …

Science Fiction

The 15 Most Popular Re-Read Books, According To Goodreads

Re-reading can be a bit of a controversial topic among book-lovers. Some people seem to think that you haven't <i>really</i> read a book at all until you've …

Books

The Best Book Database You’ve Never Heard Of

Recently, I was looking for books on (as it happens) readers’ advisory. Readers’ advisory is what happens when you go to the library and request a …

Books

Casting: Dune may have found its Muad'lead, Walking Dead adds a Tony nominee, Westeros vet joins Rim of the World

The latest cinematic adaptation of Frank Herbert's <i>Dune</i> continues to move forward under the stewardship of director Denis Villeneuve (<i>Blade Runner …

The Walking Dead

11 Finished Book Series You Can Marathon-Read This Summer

Summer is upon us, which means we book nerds finally have time to read all those great series we have been meaning to get around to. On the list …

La guía completa de 'Fortnite': todo lo que hay que saber para empezar a jugar desde cero

Si los juegos de Battle Royale son la tendencia unánime en la industria del videojuego, no cabe duda de que ‘Fortnite: Battle Royale’ es el rey. O, …

5 Literary Mysteries That Have Never Been Solved But Are Seriously Fascinating

Unexplained disappearances, strange and otherworldly manuscripts, deaths with no known cause — these are the mysteriesthat have been staples of …

15 Sci-Fi Books To Read If You Need A Break From Dystopian Novels

Dystopia novels seem to be more popular than ever these days. Between <i>The Handmaid's Tale</i>and <i>The Hunger Games</i> and the disturbing resurgence of <i>1984,</i>the …

12 great sci-fi books to read before they become TV shows

Science-fiction literature has always been fertile ground for movies and television, with generations of screenwriters and directors finding …

Science Fiction

12 books Elon Musk thinks everyone should read

Elon Musk , the CEO of SpaceX , Tesla , and other larger-than-life tech companies , somehow also seems to find time to read .<p>Musk has said that reading a variety of books — from epic works of fantasy like the "Lord of the Rings" trilogy to complex how-to books on building rockets — is crucial to …

Artificial Intelligence

54 museos y bibliotecas que han digitalizado todo su conocimiento y lo ofrecen gratis en internet

Gran parte de <b>la historia de la humanidad y de los conocimientos</b> que hemos adquirido con el paso de los siglos, se encuentran contenidos en una …

10 Dark Thrillers to Read in the Sunshine

<i>The murder of a spin and yoga studio entrepreneur is revealed at the outset of Jessica Knoll's</i> The Favorite Sister<i>, a razor-sharp, darkly comic</i> …

The 17 Best Books to Read This Summer

Summer reading. Are there two more beautiful words in the English language? The porch, the beach, the pool; the smell of sunscreen and hot sand; the taste of ripe blueberries and a big glass of rosé—it all adds up to the perfect time to curl up or stretch out with a book. And just so you don't have …

The Most Ambitious (Literary) Crossover Event in History

This is not a post about the latest offering of the MCU, I promise. I’ve seen it. There were definitely a lot of different characters from varying …

We Picked the 11 Best Historical Novels to Read Now (Beyond Pride and Prejudice)

There's something particularly responsive about reading a romantic story versus watching one. Perhaps it has something to do with the depths of our …

'There is no such thing as past or future': physicist Carlo Rovelli on changing how we think about time

Seven Brief Lessons on Physics sold over a million copies around the world. Now Rovelli is back to explore the mysteries of time. He tells Charlotte Higgins about student revolution and how his quantum leap began with an acid trip<p>• Extract from Carlo Rovelli’s new book: on the elastic concept of …

Physics

13 of the Most Controversial Books of All Time

Despite the heated controversy surrounding these lightning-rod books, they continue to live on in hearts, minds, and libraries around the …

50 Novels All Men Should Read Before They Die

No excuses, now<p>Forget coming-of-age fiction or impenetrable 'classics' – these are the books all grown men should be ticking off. Why? Because they're as entertaining as they are wise<p>On Beauty – Zadie Smith<p>The Circle – Dave Eggers<p>East of Eden – John Steinbeck<p>The Road – Cormac McCarthy<p>The Blind …

Literature

10 New Netflix Shows You Should Be Watching

We have access to so many unique services with so much great content that it's difficult to filter through it all. How many times do you go to start …

TV

Las 10 mejores webs legales para descargar torrents gratis en 2018

Hablar de <b>redes P2P (Peer-to-peer)</b> y de <b>archivos torrent</b> siempre causa una cierta polémica ya que esta tecnología se mueve en el filo de la navaja …

There Are Almost 200 Stephen King References on This Poster—Can You Name Them All?

Thanks to <i>It</i>, <i>Gerald’s Game</i>, the upcoming <i>Castle Rock</i>, and even <i>The Mist</i> and <i>The Dark Tower</i>, Stephen King is hot in Hollywood again. But just because the …

Stephen King

Qué es Kodi, cómo funciona y qué es un addon

Hoy en día, si aún no tienes instalado <b>Kodi</b>, entonces seguro que has oído hablar de él. Aunque solo sea por la polémica generada.<p><b>Kodi</b> es <b>un media</b> …

Solo el 2% logra resolver este acertijo de Einstein, ¿te atreves?

Posiblemente uno de los <b>acertijos más difíciles</b> de Internet sea el conocido como <b>acertijo de Einstein o acertijo del pez</b>.<p>Todo apunta a que el creador …

Artificial Intelligence May Have Cracked Freaky 600-Year-Old Manuscript

Since its discovery over a hundred years ago, the 240-page Voynich manuscript, filled with seemingly coded language and inscrutable illustrations, …