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These are the top 10 emerging technologies of 2018

What do lab-grown meat, a holographic museum guide and a supercharged version of Amazon’s Alexa have in common?<p>They’re all breakthrough technologies …

Top 10

Is Julia the next big programming language? MIT thinks so, as version 1.0 lands

Released in 2012, Julia is designed to combine the speed of C with the usability of Python, the dynamism of Ruby, the mathematical prowess of MatLab, …

Parallelism

Scientists finally observed ‘God Particle’ behavior that supports our understanding of physics

It’s been over half a decade since scientists working with the Large Hadron Collider (LHC) managed to capture what they believed was the elusive “God …

Physics

Seven wonders of the quantum world

Light is both a particle and a wave – and we’re starting to prove that everything else is too<p>To be decayed or not decayed, that is the analytically …

Quantum Mechanics

Nonfiction Book Review: Godless Citizens in a Godly Republic: Atheists in American Public Life by R. Laurence Moore and Isaac Kramnick. Norton, $26.95 (240p) ISBN 978-0-393-25496-9

Godless Citizens in a Godly Republic: Atheists in American Public Life<p>R. Laurence Moore and Isaac Kramnick. Norton, $26.95 (240p) ISBN …

Book Reviews

Trump's hideous legal landscape just got even worse

<b>(CNN) —</b> A week that began with bad news closed with worse news for President Donald Trump. According to the New York Times, the Manhattan district attorney's office is currently investigating the Trump Organization. In particular, they are examining the source of the payment to porn star Stormy …

Donald Trump

Astronauts could stay at this space 'motel' on the way to Mars

Space<p>A new prototype habitat could host four space fliers for up to 60 days.<p>NASA’s first crewed mission to Mars may still be years away, but already we’re getting a glimpse of the sort of habitat that astronauts could use as a staging point for a multimonth voyage to the red planet, an asteroid or …

Space Exploration

Scientists discover 'apparent evidence' for universes beyond our own

As we all take a moment to mourn the impending loss of CBS’ hit show “The Big Bang Theory,” let us also bow our heads in memory of the outdated origin theory of our universe that shares the same name.<p>Scientists believe the Big Bang theory (the science one, not the Sheldon Cooper one) may only be …

Black Holes

Gamma-Rays Spewed As a Black Hole Forms Might 'Reverse Time'

As a massive star collapses into a black hole, it sends out a brilliant SOS signal in the form of ultrabright gamma-ray bursts. Now, scientists have …

Black Holes

Incredibly Preserved, 40,000-Year-Old Extinct Baby Horse Has Been Unearthed in Siberia

These photos are quite something.<p>Scientists in Siberia have made an extraordinary find: the fossilised remains of an extinct baby Palaeolithic horse, …

Ice Age

Want to Raise Your Emotional Intelligence? Avoid These 11 Behaviors | Inc.com

When I first got started in business, I seriously minimized the importance of emotional intelligence. In fact, "minimized" is an understatement. It was barely on my radar.<p>It wasn't that I didn't appreciate the value of controlling myself and being polite and responsive to others; I just wasn't very …

Emotional Intelligence

This Mad New Quantum Experiment Breaks The Idea of 'Before' And 'After'

The ultimate chicken-and-egg situation.<p>For around a century it's been thought that particles don't have defined properties until we nail them down …

Quantum Physics

End of the world: MIT prediction from 1973 is proving true

In 1973, a computer program was developed at MIT to model global sustainability. Instead, it predicted that by <b>2040</b> our civilization would end. While …

World Health Organization

How to Tell if You Should See a Psychiatrist Versus a Psychologist

As a general rule, television shows and movies completely screw this up.<p>Ask the average person the difference between a psychiatrist and a psychologist, and you’ll likely hear a mixture of impressive-sounding blather—most of it culled from medical dramas on TV, and most of it wrong. If you’re …

Depression

You Could Be Kicked Offline For Piracy If This Music Industry Lawsuit Succeeds

And the evidence “proving” your guilt could be little more than fluff and nonsense.<p>The entertainment industry is waging a major legal campaign to turn ISPs into copyright cops authorized to kick broadband users offline—based on what’s often flimsy to nonexistent evidence of wrongdoing.<p>As it …

Music Industry

How Evil Are You? Psychologists Have Developed an IQ-Like Test to Measure Your 'Dark Core'

IQ is basically steady no matter how you measure it. Apparently, so is evilness.<p>It doesn't matter what IQ test you take, where you take it, or what you have for breakfast the day you sat down to get your intelligence measured. Whatever the circumstances of the exam, your score is likely to be …

Psychology

The truth about the Trump economy

Did Trump unleash an economic miracle, or take credit for Obama’s work?<p>“Six months ago, we unleashed an economic miracle by signing the biggest tax cuts and reforms,” President Donald Trump said earlier this summer.<p>Politically, a lot rides on perceptions of economic performance. Incumbents are …

Economics

‘Mind-Blowing’ Harmony Sex Bot Coming Soon

RealDoll sex toy by Abyss Creations (via Realbotix)<p>The Harmony sex robot is nearly ready to blow your mind.<p>Abyss Creations, maker of the life-size …

Algorithms Outpace Moore's Law for AI

Moore's Law continues to change the world. But algorithmic advances have been every bit as critical for driving electronics.

Artificial Intelligence

Fantasy Football: Tiers and rankings

Fantasy Football: Top 200 rankings with tiers<p>USA TODAY Sports<p>Rankings are cool, tiers are better. Here we have nine of them separating the top 200 …

Fantasy Football

Headlines Anybody Is Free to Use for the Inevitable Firing/Resignation of Every Member of Trump’s Cabinet

<b>John Kelly</b><p>“Gone Kelly”<br>“John in Sixty Seconds”<br>“John Girl”<br>“John with the Wind”<br>“Kell You Later”<br>“See You in Kell”<br>“Flushing the John”<p><b>Nikki Haley</b><p>“A Nikki Situation”<br>“You’re U.N.Hired”<p><b>Mike Pompeo</b><p>“American Mike-O”<br>“Take a Hike, Mike”<br>“On Your Bike, Mike”<br>“No Pomp and Circumstance”<br>“Mikers to Rikers”<br>“A Sad …

Donald Trump

Illustrated Machine Learning cheatsheets covering Stanford's CS 229 class

Set of illustrated Machine Learning cheatsheets covering the content of Stanford's CS 229 class:• Deep Learning: …

Machine Learning

How to Control a Conversation, According to a Dominatrix

Whether or not you’re interested in the services of a dominatrix, you have to acknowledge that it takes a lot of skill to control another person. …

Self Defense

ANALYST: Victoria's Secret is trading at 'negative value'

Victoria's Secret's $7 billion franchise appears to be trading at "negative value", RBC Capital Markets analyst Brian Tunick said ahead of its owner L Brands' earnings on Wednesday.<p>In the first half of this year, Victoria's Secret sales rose 4% but earnings before some items fell 50%. By Tunick's …

L Brands

Marvel Debuts Wolverine's New Costume

Marvel is gearing up for Return of Wolverine, the miniseries that officially welcomes the original Logan back into the Marvel Universe. Marvel …

Comics

For The First Time, Physicists Know How to Measure The Force of Light's Momentum

An unprecedented feat!<p>How much pressure does light exert on the matter with which it interacts? It's a problem that's confounded scientists for …

Physics

Don’t Buy This: Bogus Food Expiration Dates Make You Waste Food

Throwing away food because of a sell by date is wasteful and expensive.<p>If you’ve ever wondered whether drinking milk past its expiration date or eating canned soup that haunted your pantry for years was going to make you sick, you’re not alone. Consumers throw away about half of the $218 billion …

Museum visitor injured after stepping into pit he thought was a painting on the floor

The blackest of black pigments is a substance called Vantablack. It reflects almost no visible light, so anything painted with it looks like a 2D …

Art

Salmon Recipes

• Recipes<br>• Ingredient<br>• Seafood<br>• Fish• <b><br>Salmon</b><p>Sort:<p>Most Popular<p>latest<p>Salmon Crispy Pan-Seared Salmon FilletsGet crisp skin and tender, moist flesh using our technique for pan-seared salmon.<p>Salmon Sous Vide SalmonNever overcook your salmon again.<p>Salmon Dinner Tonight: Honey-Soy Glazed Salmon with Bok Choy<p>Salmon …

Seafood

How To Build Passive Income In Order To Retire Early

Anything passive first takes active energy. The best time to put in the effort is when you are young and not yet ravaged by disease or burdened by …

Retirement