Marc McFly

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Metaphysics special: Why is there something rather than nothing?

German philosopher Martin Heidegger’s angst-ridden non-answer to what he called “the fundamental question” was that a fear of nothing was the …

Airliner in Mozambique Didn't Actually Collide With a Drone

The airline Linhas Aéreas de Moçambique (LAM) had disclosed that on January 5, one of its Boeing 737 jets collided with an object mid-air as it …

Drones

A star is hurtling towards our solar system and could knock millions of asteroids straight towards Earth

The star is currently hurtling through space at about 32,000 mph, and is around 64 lightyears away. (One lightyear is around 5,878,000,000,000 miles.)<p>Gliese 710 is about half the size of our sun, and it is set to reach Earth in 1.35 million years, according to a paper published in the journal …

Universe

Instruments for Profe...

<b>The technical watch specialist and partner to the greatest aeronautical feats has become the main sponsor of this exceptional flying machine project</b> …

Breathtaking images of Mars mark HiRISE's 10 years in space

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The most powerful camera in deep space just sent 1,000 more pics back to Earth | Ars Technica

The HiRISE camera on the Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter continues to dazzle.<p>It has now been nearly a decade since the HiRISE camera arrived in orbit …

Mars Orbiter

Cool View of a Pilot Pouring Water Upside Down While Doing a Barrel Roll in a Fighter Jet

It’s always fun to melt your brain from what looks like the laws of physics breaking. Therefore, it’s always fun to see a pilot pour water up into a …

Cool Stuff

Love Locks Removed From Pont des Arts Bridge in Paris: Pictures

Art

THE LIGHT ETERNAL - Curiosity Mars Rover - Sol 956

How A Hacker Could Hijack A Plane From Their Seat

Reports that a cybersecurity expert successfully hacked into an aeroplane’s control system from a passenger seat raises many worrying questions for …

ATMs

Want a Million Air Miles? Try to Hack United Airlines

United Airlines is offering up to a million air miles to hackers who can find security bugs in its network.<p>The move comes amid increasing cybersecurity threats to businesses, with the cost of data breaches likely to hit $2.1 trillion globally by 2019, four times the 2015 figure, according to …

United Airlines

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Wi

Wi-Fi<p>The One Router Setting Everyone Should Change (But No One Does)<p>The vast majority of home Wi-Fi users don't know the first thing about keeping …

Comment on The World in 2025: 8 Predictions for the Next 10 Years by Tessy Terry

ARE YOU INTERESTED IN THE WORLD OF FAME?? GETTING RICH. POWERFUL AND FAMOUS? JOINING THE ILLUMINATI TODAY AND BECOME RICH.ILLUMINATI BRINGS YOU INTO …

Emerging Technology

Why Is There A Hole In Airplane Windows?

Here’s a question you’ve probably asked at some point in your life. Most likely you’ve asked it in passing, while parked in seat 22A on a flight …

Airplanes

marketing tools

Slack: Our go-to communication tool. We use it more than email, even more than coffee. We use for company teams, Mention-wide chat, and even on a …

Selfies in space: 8 epic self-portraits taken by astronauts

Photo: NASA<p>Several years after Time magazine named it as one of its top 10 buzzwords of 2012, the selfie remains a cultural phenomenon, and that …

Space Science

Jet Airways flight faces mid-air emergency as captain falls sick

A Jet Airways flight from Bangkok carrying over 200 passengers landed safely at the Delhi airport on Wednesday night after its commander fell ill …

Airplanes

SpaceX publica más de 100 espectaculares fotos libres de copyright

SpaceX ha hecho un favor a todos los que amamos el <i>porno espacial</i> del bueno. La compañía ha publicado más de 100 fotos sin copyright que cualquier …

5 quotes about stars that will make you eager to gaze at the night sky

The stars have always been fascinating. But in case you've forgotten to take notice of them, here's your inspiration to look up.<p>“Silently, one by …

Photos

10 Excel Functions for Growth Hackers

Excel is one of the most important tools for any growth hacker. Every single day you’ll have something to analyze in Excel, whether it is an …

Analytics

What Your Date Of Birth Says About Your Personality

According to astrology, the relative position of the Earth, moon, sun, and stars at the time of birth greatly influences a person's personality. …

Psychology

10 Digital Hacks Every Marketer Should Know

15K views on Slideshare. I've spent the last 10 years discovering the best digital marketing hacks to move the awareness and revenue needle. I'm …

Growth Tribe: Alistair Croll workshop Lean Analytics & Growth Hacking - Part 1

Researchers use 3D printing to test if ancient Mayan civilization flew airplanes

Apr. 22, 2015 | By Simon<p>Among the many applications for 3D printing, the ability to rebuild or replicate existing three-dimensional structures for …