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Experiment shows Einstein's quantum 'spooky action' approaches the human scale

Quantum physics is often defined as the physics of the very small – think atoms, electrons and photons.<p>But we have managed to demonstrate one of the …

8 Uncommon Cuts of Meat Butchers Wish You Knew About

A visit to my local butcher shop, Sweet Cheeks Meats, in Jackson, Wyoming, is something I look forward to every week. The atmosphere is friendly and …

How to make the best Yorkshire puddings – easy recipe for the perfect batter

Yorkshire puddings should be tall, fluffy and soft, like a sheep standing on its hind legs.<p>Sadly, what home cooks hope for doesn't always materialise …

These Facebook Groups Will Help You Master the Instant Pot

The Instant Pot was <i>the</i> kitchen toy to give and get this holiday season, but their black-box vibe can be a little intimidating at first. If you’re …

Cooking

BREAKING: Engineers Just Unveiled The First-Ever Design of a Complete Quantum Computer Chip

The Moon landing of quantum computing.<p>Practical quantum computing has been big news this year, with significant advances being made on theoretical …

Scientists Figure Out Why Italian Family Can't Feel Pain

An Italian woman, her two daughters, and her three grandchildren have always had trouble feeling pain. They can’t sense temperature. They break bones …

Pain

Eggnog French Toast Casserole

Make-Ahead Eggnog French Toast Casserole<p>Serves 8 to 10<p>1 loaf challah or brioche (about 16 ounces), cut into 1-inch-thick slices <br>4 tablespoons …

Mass Grave Discovered From Gruesome 400-Year-Old Shipwreck on 'Murder Island'

It was the end of a tragic voyage.<p>One of Australia's most bloody maritime mutinies is still turning up gruesome secrets after almost 400 …

Watching 25,000 Dice Neatly Arrange Themselves Shouldn't Be This Fascinating

Such a satisfying physics trick.<p>It's the simplest trick in the pantry - pour sugar into a jar, run out of space, then tap the jar on a table to pack …

Jesus' Secret Revelations? Copy of Forbidden Teachings Found in Egypt

The oldest known copy of a text claiming to be Jesus' teachings to his brother James has been discovered in an ancient Egyptian trash dump, scattered …

Theology

Archaeologists discover hundreds of human skeletons on horrifying ‘Murder Island’

Being shipwrecked on a tropical island might sound like an interesting (or even fun) adventure, but archaeologists are discovering that the reality …

Introduction to the Human Genome Project

The set of nucleic acid sequences or genes that form the DNA of an organism is its <b>genome</b>. Essentially, a genome is a molecular blueprint for …

Genetics

The Search for Dark Matter Just Took a Big Step Forward

New study of satellite data shows where we should look — and where we shouldn’t.<p><i>In brief:</i> A team of researchers from the University of Nevada, Reno, sifted through 16 years worth of satellite data on a hunt for dark matter. While their study turned up no evidence of the elusive substance, it does …

Dark Matter

Physicists Just Discovered Such an Explosive Type of Fusion They Almost Hid The Results

"Luckily, it is a one-trick pony."<p>A pair of physicists discovered a new kind of fusion that occurs between quarks – and they were so concerned with …

Scientists Have Trained a Quantum Machine to Find The Higgs Boson

A first for physics.<p>Has the Higgs boson been rediscovered?<p>Perhaps technically, with the creative application of a computer capable of sorting through …

These Are Our 10 Most Popular Slow Cooker Recipes

We have quite a collection of slow cooker recipes on our site. We really just can't get enough of the appliance's versatility and ease. And while …

The next generation of gene editing tools

The gene-editing tool CRISPR promises major scientific advances, but it has been held back by concerns about the precision of its editing and the …

Science may have cured biased AI

Scientists at Columbia and Lehigh Universities have effectively created a method for error-correcting deep learning networks. With the tool, they’ve been able to reverse-engineer complex AI, thus providing a work-around for the mysterious ‘black box’ problem.<p>Deep learning AI systems often make …

12 everyday stretches that will help you stay flexible and fit at any age

When it comes to stretching, there are a lot of options to choose from.<p>But what are the best everyday stretches for anyone looking to avoid sore muscles, get more flexible, and protect his or her muscles from injuries?<p>We turned to Marilyn Moffat, a professor of physical therapy at New York …

Stephen Hawking's Ph.D. Thesis Crashes Cambridge Site After It's Posted Online

<b>Updated at 9:45 a.m. ET Tuesday</b><p>Interest in "Properties of Expanding Universes" is at an all-time high: Stephen Hawking's doctoral thesis of that name crashed Cambridge University's open-access repository on the first day the document was posted online.<p>The Cambridge Library made several PDF files of …

Stephen Hawking

Snickerdoodles

The way you measure your flour is key in this iconic cookie recipe. In Food Network Kitchens, we spoon flour into the measuring cup and level it off …

An Introduction to Gravitational Lensing

In the history of astronomy, scientists used many tools to observe and study distant objects in the universe. Most are telescopes and detectors. …

Crock Pot Italian Style Chicken With Tomatoes

Ness's Italian style chicken is a well-seasoned combination of chicken, tomatoes, shredded carrot, peppers, and seasonings. Garlic adds flavor along …

Cooking

Buttermilk biscuits make fall just a little more cozy

As the autumn air gets nippy, I find myself reaching for my gloves and scarf in the morning as I head out the door and crashing through the fallen …

Breakfast

Ryan Gosling Calls Weinstein “Emblematic”, Alliance Of Women Directors Denounces “Abuse Of Power” – Hollywood Reactions

<i>Editors Note: We have deleted a tweet from this report purported to be from Quentin Tarantino after we discovered it came from a fake account. We</i> …

Harvey Weinstein

Here's The Trick To Making Brussels Sprouts Taste Amazing

One secret ingredient changes everything.<p>I even asked him if he could taste any ingredient he didn't like and he had absolutely no idea what I was talking about.<p>Servings: 4<p><b>INGREDIENTS</b><p>1 pound small to medium Brussels sprouts, trimmed and halved<p>4 tablespoons extra-virgin olive oil, divided<p>4 teaspoons …

Quantum Observation Can Make Energy Flow Against The Current, New Study Shows

This shouldn't be possible.<p>One of the most peculiar aspects of quantum theory is the observer effect, the idea that the very act of observing and …

Was Santa Claus' grave discovered? Experts may have found final resting place of St. Nicholas

Archaeologists may be close to finding the grave of St. Nicholas beneath a church in southern Turkey.<p>St. Nicholas, a 4th-century Greek Bishop who became famous for his acts of generosity, is the historical inspiration for Santa Claus. On the Saint’s death in 343, he was buried in a church in the …

How to install and set up a VPN on the NVIDIA Shield TV

There are plenty of reasons to use a VPN. Security and privacy come to mind, but when you're talking about a streaming device like the NVIDIA Shield …

3 scientists just won the Nobel Prize for discovering how body clocks are regulated — here's why that's such a big deal

The thing that makes you a "morning person" or a "night owl" isn't an arbitrary preference or tendency. It's something that's fundamentally part of your biological makeup — and something that we ignore at our own peril.<p>On Monday, Jeffrey Hall, Michael Rosbash, and Michael Young were awarded the …