Shanmugha Sundaram

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The man who brought us the lithium-ion battery at the age of 57 has an idea for a new one at 92

AUSTIN, TEXAS—The chances are you have never heard of—nor, until looking at this page, ever seen—John Bannister Goodenough. But you know his work. In fact, you almost certainly own some.<p>Consider the last six or seven decades of technological and scientific leaps: the polio vaccine, space rocketry, …

Clean Energy

The Five Best Password Managers

A while ago, all it took to be a great password manager was to keep your passwords in an encrypted vault. Now the best password managers give you the …

This List Of 2014’s Worst Passwords, Including ‘123456,’ Is Embarrassing

The year 2014, in many respects, was all about digital security. It wasn’t just tech pundits or early adopters who were victimized – Snapchat, Target, and Sony Entertainment all showed us that no one is immune. And don’t get me started on the NSA. It’s our responsibility as internet explorers to …

Mathematics

Evernote, LastPass, Pocket, and Wunderlist offer combined one-year subscription bundle for $60

<b>Update on February 5</b>: Dropbox today joined The Productivity Pack bundle for its final week. Dropbox is offering new purchasers a free 3-month trial of Dropbox Pro, as well as to those who already paid the $60. You have eight days to get the offer (it expires at 11:59pm PST on February 13).<p>The …

Apps

5.5-inch iPhone 6 Mockup Compared to iPhone 5s in New Photos

Following the leak of a simple case for the rumored 5.5-inch iPhone 6, <i>Nowhereelse.fr</i> today pointed to [Google Translate] a pair of posts on <i>Rocket News 24</i> sharing photos of a physical mockup of the larger iPhone 6 model alongside an iPhone 5s. While there have been numerous renderings, cases, and …

Sony hopes to sell 50 million smartphones this year, reports losses for 2013

Sony announced results for the fiscal year ending in March, and it’s a mixed bag. Despite strong performances in the mobile and gaming business, the Japanese giant recorded another net loss, casting doubt over hopes of a turnaround.<p>Sony managed to obtain a small profit in 2012, but restructuring …

10 Facts About Jeddah Tower, the Soon-To-Be Tallest Building in the World

<i>Updated May 17th, 2017</i><p>Construction has been delayed on the soon-to-be-tallest building in the world, Jeddah Tower in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia. Originally slated to open next year, it is now projected for completion in 2019, according to Global Construction News.<p>Once complete, the building will stand at …

Skyscrapers

Tibetan Monks Painstakingly Create Incredible Mandalas Using Millions of Grains of Sand

Imagine the amount of patience that's required to create such highly detailed art such as this! To promote healing and world peace, a group of Tibetan Buddhist monks, from the Drepung Loseling Monastery in India, travel the world creating incredible mandalas using millions of grains of sand. For …

Spirituality

motivational guide that helps you to understand life and to control it.

In theory, all men were created equal by the almighty God. In reality, we live on a planet referred as the Earth. This planet is real and real people …

This Year's Biggest Discoveries in Science

From the edge of the solar wind to ancient human DNA, science made big strides in 2013.<p>Science mattered more than ever in 2013. Climate science questions raged after Super Typhoon Haiyan pummeled the Philippines. And scientific expertise figured in disarmament debates in Syria and in Iran's …

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Dear Dinamalr I dont find this article in NeyYork Times..can you please share the link. Regards Satheesh<p>Share this comment<p>Cancel<p>ஒரு நண்பர் இதற்கு …

What's Going On With the Sun This Week?

Solar flares, canyons of fire... it seems like it's trying to get our attention.<p>Our sun has really got a flair for flares lately. The third solar flare in two days peaked at 11:03 a.m. Eastern time Friday, and it was ranked as an X2.1. Solar flares come in classifications according to their x-ray …

Solar Cycle