This chart shows every major technological innovation in the last 150 years — and how they have changed the way we work
• Since 1760, productivity has increased almost 30 fold.• That is largely down to technological innovations like electricity, telephones, and the internet.• Barclays chronicled the world's rising productivity
On March 14, 2018, the most famous and celebrated scientist known to humanity, Stephen Hawking, died at the age of 76. He left a rich legacy behind in the fields of astrophysics and cosmology, sharing
Stephen W. Hawking, the Cambridge University physicist and best-selling author who roamed the cosmos from a wheelchair, pondering the nature of gravity and the origin of the universe and becoming an emblem
Brian Greene, professor of physics and mathematics at Columbia University and co-founder of the World Science Festival, explains what we know about time travel so far. Following is a transcript of the
The human body consists of somewhere around 1028 particles, all bound together. The typical human has a mass of somewhere between 50 and 100 kilograms, and is largely confined to the surface of the Earth.
What’s the reception of Anthropic Principle among physicists, and does it have anything to do with artificial intelligence? originally appeared on Quora: the place to gain and share knowledge, empowering
You’ve no doubt heard that the Universe itself has been around for 13.8 billion years since the Big Bang, and that scientists are extremely confident of that figure. In fact, the uncertainty on that figure