A handy utility if you don’t have access to Photoshop If you’ve ever needed to quickly remove the background of an image you know it can be tedious, even with access to software like Photoshop. Well, is
Amazon Is Paying People $20 an Hour to Deliver Packages Using Their Own Cars — And the Competition Is Cutthroat
Dessa Jarmon has a full-time job, three kids and an unfinished tattoo. So while she’d love to spend her free time hanging out at home, the 42-year-old heads out in her Jeep Cherokee on nights and weekends
“Schrödinger’s Cat” is probably the most infamous thought experiment in the history of gedankenexperimenten. You’ve undoubtedly heard the set-up: a cat is placed in a box with a diabolical device containing
In his final paper on the multiverse hypothesis, the world’s best-known atheist made a supernatural creator more plausible Scientists have discovered a surprising fact about our universe in the past 40
Beautiful but deadly A volcano in Hawaii was home to a dramatic feature last month: a “fire hose” of molten lava that streamed from a hole in a sea cliff into the Pacific Ocean. The creation of the stream
According to Google, Stephen Hawking is the most famous physicist alive, and his most famous work is the black hole information paradox. If you know one thing about physics, therefore, that’s what you
New research published January 17, 2017 by a global team of researchers focused on 11,000 relatively nearby galaxies and asked why their gas — their lifeblood for the formation of new stars — is being
While trucks across the northwestern US pushed around snow this week, a Mount Everest-size rock near Saturn continued a multicentury effort of clearing its own lane in the planet's expansive disc of rings.
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NASA is sending a spacecraft to a giant metal asteroid that may hold the secret to how our solar system was formed. The fact-finding mission led by Arizona State University researchers is focused on the
Tech News Facebook's acquisition of Oculus was vetted in a matter of days, CEO Mark Zuckerberg revealed in testimony on Tuesday. Amid pressure to leapfrog mobile phone giants Apple and Google, Facebook
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Like many, I followed the coverage of CES from the Las Vegas Convention Center as the world’s tech giants showed off the principles and ideas that will be driving the industry forwards over the next year
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The Hubble Space Telescope took its first images in 1990, but there was a problem: the primary mirror was flawed. It was ever-so-slightly the wrong shape, meaning that the images it returned wound up blurred