Indika Sandra Agita

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Are there planets that do not rotate on their axis?

I was reading a thread about how a pendulum would be affected if the Earth did not rotate and Larian's answer made me wonder if all planets rotate …

Researchers unveil new, detailed images of DNA transcription - Scienmag: Latest Science and Health News

An unprecedented molecular view of the critical early events in gene expression, a process essential for all life, has been provided by researchers …

The best book of physics brain teasers

I bought Thinking Physics, by Lewis C. Epstein in 1984. It's one of my favorite books of brain teasers. They are designed to help you gain a …

Scientists create a new way to categorize music

A team of scientists from McGill University, the University of Cambridge, and Stanford Graduate School of Business developed a new method of coding …

Raw Mushrooms: Hazardous or Harmless?

Sandy writes:<p><i>“Have you studied whether raw mushrooms are safe to eat? I’ve heard a few well-known doctors say there are toxic compounds in them that</i> …

Why Can't We Hear Our Hearts Beat? Here's How Our Brain Turns Down the Volume

<i>This article was originally posted on Inverse.</i><p><b>By Sarah Sloat</b><p>Think about the times you've been able to sense your heart -- the puttering, lub-dub after an exhaustive workout or an adrenaline-fueled moment. If you're healthy, these should be the rare moments where you're aware of your own heartbeat. …

What to Wear to Work When You're Heading to Happy Hour at 4:59 Sharp

You'll only be missing the essential accessory: a drink.<p>On the heels of Daylight Saving Time, we've been hit with happy hour fever. The sun may be working overtime, but we're out the door exactly as the clock strikes five—well, <i>hopefully</i>. But no matter if you arrive promptly or are racing for last …