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Why Stephen Hawking’s Black Hole Puzzle Keeps Puzzling

The renowned British physicist, who died at 76, left behind a riddle that could eventually lead his successors to the theory of quantum gravity.

Stephen Hawking

Paleo Biscuits With Almond Flour and Honey

Need something to put that Paleo Pepper Gravy over? Look no further these crunchy yet crumbly biscuits are totally Paleo and delicious at that.<p>The …

Google's AI Built Its Own AI That Outperforms Any Made by Humans

Should we be worried?<p>In May 2017, researchers at Google Brain announced the creation of AutoML, an artificial intelligence (AI) that's capable of …

Artificial Intelligence

This science-backed 7-minute workout is all you need to get back in shape

It is not easy to squeeze in time for the gym, especially when you live in a world expected to be in two different places all the time. While this workout wouldn't give someone the physiques of a bodybuilder, it can surely help to get in shape. This convenient exercise routine only takes 7 minutes …

Monajean's Almond Crescents

Monajean's cookies are made with a mixture of vanilla and almond extract, along with coarsely chopped almonds. These are nice cookies to bake for …

Vegetarian Meatballs with a Southeast Asian Twist

We’ve partnered with Vitamix to create this post! Enjoy! The phrase “vegetarian meatballs” does admittedly sound like a bit of an oxymoron. But while …

Peter Gordon's cheese scones - delicious. magazine

INGREDIENTS<p>60g butter, straight from the fridge, diced<br>• 270g flour, plus extra to dust<br>• 1¼ tbsp baking powder<br>• 1/8 tsp fine salt<br>• 2 tsp caster sugar<br>• 210g …

51 Insanely Chic Kitchen Backsplashes

Most colorful kitchen ever!<p>Playing around with color is daunting, but that's why a backsplash is perfect. It can create a subtle pop in a neutral kitchen, or add to an already bold room with very little work on your part. It doesn't matter if your dream kitchen is rustic and cozy, or modern and …

Kitchens

Kepos St Kitchen's pistachio and rosewater cake with plums and mascarpone recipe

The couple behind Sydney’s popular Middle Eastern restaurants share the dishes they cook for themselves, friends and family<p>This light and nutty cake will become your new favourite sponge recipe. You can change the nuts and fruit to whatever flavours you like and you can add any other flavouring. …

Dessert

I've lived in New York City my entire life — here are the best places to actually eat

As a kid growing up in New York City, I never ate Happy Meals.<p>Why would I when I could get a great bagel or slice of pizza for the same price?<p>New York has some of the best food in the world. Even neighborhood takeout spots are top-notch eateries that people come from all over to try. So over my …

Taste Beyond The Tongue

5 Hidden Tips Tricks in Photoshop

A list of five things that are hidden in Photoshop that can certainly save you time and speed up your workflow.<p>Fade Function 0:42<br>• Content Aware …

Photography Tips

Physicists Want to Rebuild Quantum Theory From Scratch

Scientists have been using quantum theory for almost a century now, but embarrassingly they still don’t know what it means. An informal poll taken at …

Why the Scariest Nuclear Threat May Be Coming from Inside the White House

Donald Trump’s secretary of energy, Rick Perry, once campaigned to abolish the $30 billion agency that he now runs, which oversees everything from our nuclear arsenal to the electrical grid. The department’s budget is now on the chopping block. But does anyone in the White House really understand …

Penrose claims LIGO noise is evidence for Cyclic Cosmology

Noise is the physicists’ biggest enemy. Unless you are a theorist whose pet idea masquerades as noise. Then you are best friends with noise. Like …

Operation: neutrino

How the neutrino went from ghost particle to vital physics tool – a tale of bombs, espionage and subtle flavours<i>By David Kaiser</i>Read at Aeon

Earth has entered into a sixth mass extinction event

Lions used to roam across most of Africa, southern Europe, and the Middle East, all the way to northwestern India. Today, there are fewer than 25,000 …

A 'Digital Alchemist' Unravels the Mysteries of Complexity

Sharon Glotzer has made a number of career-shifting discoveries, each one the kind “that completely changes the way you look at the world,” she said, …

Brand New Maths Could Finally Explain How Disturbances Propagate Through Space-Time

There's a disturbance in the force.<p>The Universe as we know it is made up of a continuum of space and time - a space-time fabric that's curved by …

Quantum Physics

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Strange Numbers Found in Particle Collisions

An unexpected connection has emerged between the results of physics experiments and an important, seemingly unrelated set of numbers in pure …

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 …

Why quantum mechanics might need an overhaul

SAN ANTONIO — Quantum mechanics is science’s equivalent of political polarization.Voters either take sides and argue with each other endlessly, or …

The Case Against Reality

A professor of cognitive science argues that the world is nothing like the one we experience through our senses.<p>As we go about our daily lives, we tend to assume that our perceptions—sights, sounds, textures, tastes—are an accurate portrayal of the real world. Sure, when we stop and think about …

Physicists Predict The Existence of Time Crystals - MIT Technology Review

One of the most powerful ideas in modern physics is that the Universe is governed by symmetry. This is the idea that certain properties of a system …

Raw Vegan Matcha Nougat and Caramel Cheesecake

Let me first start by saying that this raw vegan cheescake is AMAAZZZING!<p>It's my first venture into making a raw cake - if you don't include my Protein Truffles or 5 Minute Healthy Paleo Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough recipes - and I have to say that I'm pretty pleased with the result... 😎<p>Aside from …

These Are the Best-Designed, Most Useful Architecture Firm Websites

Our editors look at hundreds of websites per week. What do they admire and appreciate the most? Organization and simplicity. Sites that are not only …

Herzog & de Meuron

America's Only Humor Site

Sometimes it’s the smallest details that turn out to be the most insane to get right.<p>60<p>By CRACKED Readers<br>• /<br>• May 28, 2018<p>Let's talk about olive oil, …

This new equation promises to unify physics theories with the help of wormholes

As far as famous equations go, none are more known than <b>Einstein’s</b> <b>E=mc2</b><b>.</b> This insight by Einstein that relates mass and energy has been linked to the …

Quantum Mechanics