Parveen Kaur

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How Would Humans Know If They Lived in a Multiverse?

Some theories in physics give rise to the idea of multiple universes, where nearly identical versions of the known universe exist. But if such a …

NASA Is About to Test a Mega-Parachute at the Edge of Space

If the largest ever supersonic parachute works, we'll be a step closer to putting a human on Mars.<p>The key to a successful Mars landing is the same thing that matters in landing on any planet: You have to slow down before you hit the ground.<p>That's why scientists are testing a new supersonic …

What causes that fantastic after-the-rain smell?

Also called petrichor, it's made up of a combination of plant oils, bacterial chemicals, and ozone.<p>The Compound Interest blog (which is about …

A Visual Breakdown Of Apple’s New iOS 8

What’s new in iOS 8? Well, a lot of things.<p>At its June 2 World Wide Developers Conference keynote in San Francisco, Apple announced the latest iteration of its mobile operating system, iOS 8, which will be available for download this fall. The new release combines refined design elements with a …

Angelina Jolie: Hollywood won't be the same without her

She is the Sophia Loren of our age, a Hollywood star of hyperreal beauty, statuesque presence and queenly hauteur. She had been away from the screen for a few years, facing down a bit of snarkery for her UN ambassador work and the alleged trouser-wearing prerogative in her relationship with Brad …

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The Beastie Boys Turned Down ‘A Lot Of Money’ For Arnold Schwarzenegger To Use ‘Sabotage’

Michael Diamond and Adam Horovitz have been spending their time in court in New York City for their lawsuit against Monster Energy Drinks, regarding the company’s recent use of “Ruckus in the Rockies” in a promotional video. The Beastie Boys have long vowed to never let their music be used for …

Why 2014 will be Apple’s year of big reveals

2013 was a very Apple-y year, in that incremental improvements were pretty much all Apple rolled out. This kind of refinement and polish is one of the things the company does best. It’s easy to forget, for example, that Steve Jobs once unveiled a version of the Mac OS in which the only major …

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