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How to Fall Asleep in Under a Minute

<i>Tech savvy</i>. <i>Culturally aware</i>. <i>Underemployed</i>. <i>Spiritual</i> but not <i>religious</i>.<p>These are all words and phrases that have come to be associated with the …

Country Lifestyle

Why Is Space 3D? Physicists Might Finally Have a Plausible Explanation

But it's weird and knotty.<p>You might never have wondered why the Universe has just three spatial dimensions, but it is a question that has long vexed …

Physics

There’s a giant egg floating in our solar system with a ring around it

Some of the most exciting new discoveries in space come from far, far away, thanks to telescopes capable of detecting exoplanets that are so distant …

Second Sphinx Buried In Sand In Egypt’s Giza Plateau, Pyramids Much Older Than Believed, Researchers Claim

The Sphinx — the ancient and giant statue of what appears to be a lion with a human face — is one of the most remarkable structures in the world and …

Ancient History

Half Of The Missing Matter In The Universe Has Been Found

Now we just need to solve the mystery of dark matter.<p>Despite having a pretty good understanding of the universe there are still vast chunks of it …

Dark Matter

First steps taken in legalisation of cannabis

One of Wales’ best known MPs has cleared the first hurdle in his battle to secure the legalisation of cannabis for medical purposes.<p>Eighty-two …

How childhood trauma affects the brain

It is not news that people abused as children are more exposed to clinical depression, anxiety, and a higher risk of death from suicide. But now, …

The Terminator timeline: a guide for the (understandably) confused

As more details about Terminator 6 are revealed, courtesy of James Cameron and director Tim Miller, it’s time to whack open the paracetamol.<p>Here, we unravel the (highly confusing, often contradictory) events of Terminators one to five – and explore how the next film, which will see the welcome …

We just found out this one super weird fact about people with blue eyes

In pretty weird/kinda freaky news of the day, we just found out that all people with blue eyes are apparently related. However, if you have blue eyes …

Strange lights spotted in sky over LA as hidden planet is predicted to hit Earth

The world’s supposed to end this weekend.<p>Let that sink in.<p>The prediction that a hidden planet was meant to smash into Earth on Saturday — killing us …

Sunlight to Electricity: What Makes a Solar Cell Work?

Knowing the difference between solar cells can tell you whether a company in the solar industry values cost or efficiency.<p>Solar energy now accounts …

Solar Power

Suspended – Medium

Is there a way to be productive while I sleep?

And other amazing stuff we wish someone would invent.<p><i>Want to know if your idea could become reality? Tweet @PopSci, email letters@popsci.com, or tell us on Facebook.</i><p>I wish someone would invent...a way to be productive while you sleep<p>It would be the ultimate life hack: Instead of wasting one third …

University of Washington

Study: 34% of Chronic Pain Patients Enrolled in MMJ Program Quit Pharmaceuticals

Precision® Extraction Solutions is the industry leader in cannabis extraction equipment, training and consulting. Precision® extraction systems are …

Cannabis

Time Travel Isn't Possible ... or Is It?

The speed at which you move through space determines the speed at which you move through time.<p>Special relativity teaches us that the three dimensions of space and the solitary dimension of time are woven together like a fabric. It's impossible to think of them as separate entities, only a singular …

Physics

All the Science Fiction and Fantasy Books to Keep on Your Radar This Fall

Look, guys. This fall’s offering of books is huge. <i>Huge</i>. We’re not even going to suggest reading <i>all</i> of these, unless you yourself are some kind of …

Books

Harvard scientists took Exxon’s challenge; found it using the tobacco playbook

A new study finds a stark contrast between Exxon’s research and what the company told the public<p><i>Read all of these documents and make up your own mind.</i><p>That was the challenge ExxonMobil issued when investigative journalism by Inside Climate News revealed that while it was at the forefront of climate …

Clean Technology

The Top 40 Sci-Fi Movies of the 21st Century

From space-invader thrillers to interstellar-overdrive headscratchers, we're counting down the best science fiction films since the turn of the …

Why Is It You Can Sense When Someone’s Staring at You?

Say you’re engrossed in a task, scrolling through your phone or reading a book. Suddenly that creepy, prickly feeling grabs hold of you. Someone’s …

The Weird, Hard Psychological Truth About Why We Fall in Love

There's no magic.<p>Remember being a kid and realizing for the first time that the person you had a giant, heart-thumping crush on didn’t feel the same …

Psychology

Want to Be Much Happier? Science Says Always Do Any 1 of These 8 Things | Inc.com

We all want to be happier and feel a greater sense of fulfillment. That's why I often write about what happy people do more often, about some of the habits of remarkably happy people, about things to stop doing so you can be happier at work, about simple daily habits of exceptionally happy …

Happiness

Google keeps a screenshot of your Android searches -- here's how to delete them

It's not as bad as it sounds, but still.<p>The Google search app has gone through some visual tweaks recently. Odds are your feed has either already updated or it will very soon. When it happens, you'll also find a section where your account history is put on display. More specifically, your search …

Google Apps

Thanos Finally Comes For Blood In New, Leaked ‘Avengers: Infinity War’ Trailer

<i>Source: The Playlist</i>The people in Hall H at San Diego Comic Con basically lost all of their minds collectively because of Marvel’s sneak peek at …

Marvel Universe

Where did the antimatter go?

<b>(CNN) —</b> You've no doubt heard of Einstein's famous equation E = mc2, and you may well have heard that it means that matter can be converted to energy and back again. That statement is true but incomplete.<p>What is more correct is that energy can be converted not only into matter, but also antimatter …

Universe

Samsung released a half-baked assistant for the Galaxy S8

The launch itself was already a blunder. Samsung started hyping Bixby before the Galaxy S8 even launched and even put a dedicated button for the assistant on the side of the phone.<p>Shortly after that, it had to delay Bixby's launch until <i>after</i> the S8's launch in April. Then it delayed Bixby again …

Mobile

Quantum Mechanics Could Shake Up Our Understanding of Earth’s Magnetic Field

Earth’s magnetic field does way more than guide our compasses and cause occasional worry. It’s part of the reason there’s life at all on this …

Earth Science

Nasa craft snaps close-up of Jupiter's Great Red Spot

NASA has released a series of stunning images of a raging storm on Jupiter, known as the Great Red Spot, snapped earlier this week as an unmanned …

Want to feel tiny? Watch a sunspot dwarf our entire planet

It’s always a good idea to start of your day with a reminder that nothing you do probably even matters in the grand scheme of things. This gorgeous …

Seth MacFarlane's Star Trek spoof The Orville gets a new promo

Fox has released a new promo for the sci-fi comedy series <b>The Orville</b> entitled ‘The New Captain is Thrilled!’ which focusses on Seth MacFarlane’s …

The science of getting people to change their minds

How do we get others to change their minds? That is the question many of us are asking in this polarizing social and political climate, where the …

Cognition