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Physicists Are About to Attempt The 'Impossible' - Turning Light Into Matter

E=mc2 becomes m=E/c2.<p>Theoretically, it should be possible to turn light into matter. In practice, well - "easier said than done" is an understatement.<p>…

Physics

Healing From a Toxic Childhood? The Two Words You Need Most

I’ll bet you’re wondering what those two words might be, and your brain is offering up suggestions: <i>Move on</i>. <i>Forgive them</i>. <i>Be kinder</i>. <i>Stay mindful</i>.</i> …

Work-Life Balance Is Killing Your Happiness. Here's What You Should Do About It

A lot of people don't like their jobs. Here's how they can do something about it.<p>Here's a true fact of running a business: some people on your team are keeping something from you. It's not that they aren't who they say they are, or that they're not doing their jobs. The secret is that many of them …

Disturbing losses of protective ozone near Earth’s equator may be tied to short-lived chemicals

Thirty years after nations banded together to phase out chemicals that destroy stratospheric ozone, the gaping hole in Earth’s ultraviolet (UV) …

Five Signs You’re at Risk of Living a Mediocre Life

<i>A mediocre life is one in which you put forth a mediocre effort.</i><p>In the Bible myth, Adam and Eve were cast out of the Garden of Eden, condemned to …

Motivation

Massive Study on Health Effects of Cellphone Radiation Has Left Scientists Confused

Some rodents were fine, others not so much.<p>The long-awaited results of a US$25 million National Institutes of Health study on the effects of …

A former Navy SEAL commander says you can transform your life with 5 simple choices in the next 24 hours

As commander of US Navy SEAL Team 3's "Task Unit Bruiser," the most highly decorated special-operations unit of the Iraq War, Jocko Willink learned what it takes to lead people in incredibly dangerous and complex situations.<p>The mantra that Willink instilled into his men was "Discipline Equals …

DARPA's new brain device increases learning speed by 40%

Cheap and Non-Invasive<p>New research funded by the U.S. Department of Defense’s Defense Advanced Research Project Agency (DARPA) has successfully …

3 smart strategies geniuses like Albert Einstein and Elon Musk use to learn anything faster

In a world that includes the theory of relativity, the plays of Shakespeare, and a worldwide web of instantly connected supercomputers, it's not difficult to come up with people who might have the authority to talk about how to learn hard things quickly.<p>Thankfully, the geniuses behind just these …

Monster Planet, Tiny Star: Record-Breaking Duo Puzzles Astronomers

A giant planet has been found orbiting an ultracool dwarf star — the largest planet compared to its star ever found — leaving scientists baffled at …

Dolphins Just Became The First Wild Animals to Show Traces of Alzheimer's Disease

We did not expect this.<p>If dealing with the ravages of Alzheimer's in humans wasn't enough, the neural disease has now shown up in dolphins, marking …

Liam Stack on Twitter: ""We can’t wait for him to die," one prominent English priest said. "It’s unprintable what we say in private." https://t.co/tShdhmtnTv"

Here is Cardinal Robert Sarah, an opponent of Pope Francis and someone that many conservatives want to be Pope after he …

3 money-saving secrets to being frugal — but not cheap

You don’t have to be broke to be mindful about how you spend your paycheck. For basketball star Lebron James, who brought home a mind-boggling $86 …

Scientific Units, Including Kilograms, May Be Updated in 2018

Some of the world’s basic units of measurements may soon be updated. The changes—which could affect the ampere, kilogram, kelvin, and mole units—were …

How to Increase Employee Follow-Through by 80% | Inc.com

<i>Matt Granados is an</i> <i>Entrepreneurs' Organization (EO)</i> <i>member in Atlanta, an author, speaker and</i> <i>founder of</i> Life Pulse Inc, <i>a company devoted to enhancing productivity so the movers, shakers and makers of this world can do more of what they love</i><i>.</i> <i>We asked Matt about his secrets for motivating people.</i> …

Motivation

Read Albert Einstein’s handwritten advice from 1922 on living a happy life

Fresh off the news of hearing that he won the 1921 Nobel prize for physics, Albert Einstein was on a lecture tour of Japan when he was delivered a message by a local courier. For reasons not entirely clear, he tipped the courier not in cash, but in short notes that seemingly contain Einstein’s …

Albert Einstein

Scientists Have Concluded That The Universe Shouldn't Really Exist

And yet here we are.<p>Scientists just confirmed the problem at the centre of the Universe: it shouldn't really exist at all.<p>That's because at the very …

CERN Scientists Conclude that the Universe Should Not Exist

No, they're not just feeling a bit sad today.<p>Scientists at CERN are bemused as to why the universe exists, according to a new study.<p>As Cosmos …

Physics

If You Want to Be Happy, Strive for Self-Acceptance Instead of Self-Esteem

Starting as early as elementary school, the importance of having high self-esteem was ingrained into our developing brains. Loosely defined as …

Self-esteem

Universe shouldn’t exist, CERN physicists conclude | Cosmos

One of the great mysteries of modern physics is why antimatter did not destroy the universe at the beginning of time.<p>To explain it, physicists …