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7 Content Resources That Get the Most Downloads

For many companies, success in online marketing boils down to engagement. For example, if a customer engages with a video by watching it all the way through, your video promotion can be considered a success. If a customer decides to download your latest whitepaper in exchange for filling out a …

The Map of Physics: Animation Shows How All the Different Fields in Physics Fit Together

From Newton’s mechanical calculations to Einstein’s general and special relativity to the baffling indeterminacy of quantum mechanics, the discipline …

How your brain tricks you into believing you’re the reasonable one

It’s so natural to ignore everything we disagree with<p>Few people saw Donald Trump’s victory coming, including Donald Trump. There are easy culprits to blame for the surprise win (skewed polls and fake news come to mind), but the biggest enemy might be our own egos. It’s natural to ignore everything …

Best air-purifying houseplants, according to NASA

NASA recommends one air-purifying plant for every 100 square feet of space<p>While architects are raving about the benefits of plant-covered facades, you don’t need to entirely mask your building with greenery in order to get the same benefits. Starting in the 1980s, NASA scientists began to study the …

Plants

NASA: Spitzer and Swift space telescopes spot elusive brown dwarf

The newly discovered brown dwarf weighs between 30 and 65 Jupiter masses.<p>NASA's Spitzer and Swift space telescopes joined hands for the first time …

Cooling Electrons Close to Absolute Zero Gives Us New Perspective on Quantum Mechanics

Scientists have discovered that electrons cooled close to absolute zero slow down so much that they can be studied individually – allowing us to see …

Want to understand how Trump happened? Study quantum physics

The past decade will be remembered as the period when the global underclass revolt snowballed into a movement with political bite. From Occupy Wall Street to Brexit to Donald Trump’s election, these post-financial crisis years have featured many unsynchronized awakenings that are forcing a …

Globalization

Are Dark Matter, Dark Energy Real? New Theory Of Gravity Says No

The hunt for dark matter and dark energy — the mysterious stuff that scientists believe make up 95 percent of the universe — has so far been …

20 physicists who revolutionized our understanding of the world

Physics is everywhere. It's in the most distant reaches of the cosmos. It's in the supermassive black holes raging in the center of galaxies and in the tiny fundamental building blocks that make up life on Earth. It's even in the seemingly empty space around us.<p>And every now and then a physicist …

Check out the pitch decks AirBNB and YouTube used to raise millions

You’re an entrepreneur with a great idea. How do you raise a million dollars?<p>One of the most important things is to have a great pitch deck. When you’re walking down Sand Hill Road, or to your local VC, a decision to fund or not to fund will be made very quickly after you come in — that’s why it’s …

Venture Capital

Israel’s Space Plan Exploded With SpaceX Rocket. Now What?

A large question mark looms over Israel’s space industry after its prized Amos-6 satellite blew up in a failed pre-launch test of a SpaceX …

Space Exploration

Flying A Normally-Sized Drone With A Nano-Drone’s Brain

Drones come in all shapes and size, and [Kedar Nimbalkar] was wondering if the guts of a tiny Cheerson CX-10 nano-drone could take off with a larger …

Drones

After 9 years, the smartphone boom is finally over

Now, just over nine years since the introduction of the iPhone, it looks like the boom is over.<p>Data from analyst firm IDC released this week suggests that smartphone market growth will only be up 1.6% in 2016 versus 2015, with 1.46 billion phones sold. In 2015, it was up a solid 10.6% versus 2014. …

A Brief Explanation of the Kardashev Scale: How Far Can Humanity Really Advance?

Let’s be honest, we have our fair share of problems on planet Earth: war, floods, disease, poverty, and environmental destruction (the list goes on …

What is the Speed of Light?

Since ancient times, philosophers and scholars have sought to understand light. In addition to trying to discern its basic properties (i.e. what is …

Watch the Cosmic Evolution of the Universe in This Stunning Short Film

In <i>Infinitude</i>, abstract, geometrical shapes condense into stars, which explode into supernovae, sending an asteroid careening through space towards a …

Black Holes

A New VC Fund Revs Up in Columbus, Ohio

Rev1 Ventures this morning announced that it has raised $22 million for a new fund focused on seed-stage startups in Columbus, Ohio. Among the …

12 show-stopping luxury Paris apartments

Interior design / architecture in Paris has an important role in shaping the architectural profile of city’s glorious and distinctive residential …

Interior Design

The compact Yuneec Breeze drone is built for 4K selfies

Yuneec is known for high-end drones with features like 4K and collision avoidance, but is going straight for Joe Consumer with its latest model. The Breeze is a $500 compact drone with five flight modes and an on-board 4K camera, making it ideal for types who want high-quality aerial …

EmDrive: Nasa Eagleworks' paper has finally passed peer review, says scientist in the know

Dr José Rodal says the paper has been accepted by the American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics.<p>An independent scientist has confirmed that …

Three concentric supernova remnants found in nearby galaxy.

When a star explodes, it’s a catastrophic event on a cosmic scale. The amount of energy released is beyond the grasp of our puny human minds; in a …

YI Erida drone is a 75 mph carbon fiber tricopter with a 4K camera

The company known for high-performance, low-cost cameras is taking to the sky with a carbon-fiber drone that can fly for up to 40 minutes.<p>At the end of July, GoPro announced its Hero5 camera and Karma drone will launch ahead of the holiday season. YI Technology, on the other hand, has already …

Drones

How to Make People Happier at Work: Stop Talking About Happiness So Much

Quit jabbering on about happiness and focus on trimming and clarifying rules instead.<p>You want your people to be happy at work. Of course you do. Not only are you a nice person, you also know that happy employees are productive employees. So how do you go about encouraging joy?<p>The go-to answer for …

NASA's 747SP SOFIA: World's biggest flying observatory | CNN Travel

Editor's Note — Chris Sloan is managing editor and senior partner of Airways Magazine and AirwaysMag.com. This is a condensed version of his three-part series about flying aboard NASA's 747SP flying observatory SOFIA, published on AirwaysMag.com.<p>PALMDALE, California (CNN) — Some people chase …

Drive.ai uses deep learning to teach self-driving cars – and to give them a voice

Startup Drive.ai is revealing its product and strategy for the first time, and the autonomous driving tech company is looking not only to create the best hardware and software to enable self-driving cars, but also to make sure those cars communicate with people outside of the car in the most …

Sonos is partnering with Amazon so you can control speakers with your voice

The company announced Tuesday that Sonos speakers will let you control your music with your voice using Amazon's Echo connected speakers.<p>The feature will launch in 2017. A beta version will be available to some users by the end of 2016.<p>The move marks a shift in priorities for Sonos as it attempts …

How new challengers to traditional TV are 'recreating the sins of the past'

"It's undeniable that traditional pay-TV subscribers are in decline," he told Business Insider. He highlighted recent losses, which totaled over 800,000 last quarter, according to the research firm SNL Kagan.<p>The pitch of Sling has always been that it would help bring those cord-cutters back into …

Facial features and genes: Study taps new connections

Do you have your mom's tiny nose? Uncle Jerry's wide-set eyes? Family resemblance is easy to notice but, as it turns out, not so easy to understand in terms of genetics.<p>But in a new study, researchers tried to make sense of how a person's genes are linked to his or her appearance<i>.</i><p>"We know from twin …

The future of mobile video is virtual reality

Mike Wadhera Contributor<p>Mike Wadhera is the founder of Teleport.<p>More posts by this contributor:<p>The Information Age is over; welcome to the Experience Age<p>After the dust settles, the real takeaway from Instagram’s cloning of Snapchat is that the connected camera revolution is just beginning. …

Virtual Reality