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'Substantial evidence' the universe is a hologram

International team of researchers carry out observational tests of holographic cosmology.<p>Scientists have found 'evidence' that the universe is a …

Scientists Have Confirmed a Brand New Phase of Matter: Time Crystals

Constant motion without energy.<p>For months now, there's been speculation that researchers might have finally created time crystals - strange crystals …

Quantum Physics

The Science Of Gender: No, Men Aren't From Mars And Women From Venus

Testosterone Rex is extinct.<p>That's the central conclusion of a fascinating new book by University of Melbourne psychologist Cordelia Fine. Testosterone Rex: Myths of Sex, Science, and Society hit the bookstores Tuesday.<p>"Testosterone Rex" is a nickname for the view that women and men are essentially …

Don't Panic, but Physicists in Australia Just Proved Reality Doesn't Exist

Quantum physics is weird.<p>Get ready to have your mind blown. According to an experiment led by two physicists in Australia, reality doesn’t exist. …

Quantum Mechanics

Scientists say your “mind” isn’t confined to your brain, or even your body

You might wonder, at some point today, what’s going on in another person’s mind. You may compliment someone’s great mind, or say they are out of their mind. You may even try to expand or free your own mind.<p>But what <i>is</i> a mind? Defining the concept is a surprisingly slippery task. The mind is the seat …

The Brain

Am I a Christian, Pastor Timothy Keller?

What does it mean to be a Christian in the 21st century? Can one be a Christian and yet doubt the virgin birth or the Resurrection? I put these questions to the Rev. Timothy Keller, an evangelical Christian pastor and best-selling author who is among the most prominent evangelical thinkers today. …

Faith

The Greatest Myths About Jesus Christ’s Birth

Is Christmas on the 25th because of a pagan holiday? Was he really born in a stable? And about those three kings…<p>It’s Christmas, a celebration of the …

Could Einstein Have Been Wrong About The Speed Of Light?

Physicists have proposed a new experiment to test their theory that Einstein was wrong about the speed of light being a constant, the foundation on which much of modern physics is based.<p>Professor João Magueijo from Imperial College London and Dr. Niayesh Afshordi of the Perimeter Institute in …

Samsung Electronics reportedly considering splitting up business

<i>(Reuters)</i> — South Korea’s Samsung Electronics Co Ltd will consider splitting itself into two as proposed by U.S. activist hedge fund Elliott Management, Seoul Economic Daily reported on Monday citing an unnamed source.<p>A split would allow the heirs of the founding Lee family to strengthen their grip …

Samsung under pressure to split company in two

Samsung customers who have had products recalled are not the only ones feeling cheesed off at the company as 2016 draws to a close.<p>Feeling pressure from disgruntled shareholders, Samsung is set to announce changes on Tuesday that could boost the amount of profit returned to investors. Some …

WhatsApp is testing a new group chat invite feature that uses shareable links

WhatsApp has just started rolling out an update for its beta application for Android. The upgrade — Version 2.16.281 — transports compatibility for public groups, in addition to a plethora of bug fixes.<p>Once they’ve installed the update, administrators will have the facility to add users to their …

Samsung is capping Note 7 batteries at 60% capacity

Following Samsung’s recent recall of 2.5 million Galaxy Note 7 handsets after several of them burst into flames or exploded, the company has announced that it will issue a software update that will cap their battery recharges to 60 percent capacity, so as to prevent overheating.<p>Associated Press …