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Stephen Hawking submitted a final scientific paper 2 weeks before he died — and it could lead to the discovery of a parallel universe

Stephen Hawking submitted his final scientific paper just a week and a half before he died, and it lays the theoretical groundwork for discovering a parallel universe.<p>Hawking, who died Wednesday at 76, was coauthor to a mathematical paper that seeks proof of the "multiverse" theory, which posits …

Physics

The complete visual history of SpaceX's single-minded pursuit of rocket reusability

In June 2017, SpaceX launched three rockets into space. It also returned the first stages of those rockets, 14 stories tall and weighing 20 tons (18 metric tons), back to earth, where they settled onto floating barges in both oceans and a landing pad at Cape Canaveral. One of those rockets had …

Space Travel

How To Make and Trap Antimatter

There's actually not much separating matter and antimatter.<p>Antimatter sounds mysterious and powerful. In science fiction, it often has properties like defying gravity or taking on opposite colors. But in reality, antimatter is really no different than regular matter, except that antimatter atoms …

Watch: Kobe Bryant introduces Little Mamba puppet on Musecage

Former Los Angeles Lakers star Kobe Bryant analyzed the cases for and against MVP candidates Russell Westbook and James Harden. He introduced his new …

Volumes singer Myke Terry spends time in hospital due to freak accident - Alternative Press

Volumes singer Myke Terry suffered an interesting “freak accident” concerning his eyeball last night, (via The PRP).<p>“Freak accident on the bus,” …

De'Aaron Fox dominated Lonzo Ball and drove Kentucky to the Elite Eight

Fox played one of the games of the year when Kentucky needed it most.<p>De’Aaron Fox hasn’t played a lot of basketball games in which the guard lined up across from him was more heavily hyped then he was.<p>On the 247Sports Composite, Fox was the No. 6 overall player and No. 2 point guard in this …

Breaking the 'Speed Limit': Simulation Shows Monster Black Holes' Rapid Growth

They grow up so fast: A new simulation shows how supermassive black holes could have gotten so large, so quickly in the early universe — by taking a …

Shaq: Kobe and I are the most 'dominant 1-2 punch ever created'

The history between former Los Angeles Lakers teammates Shaquille O'Neal and Kobe Bryant is well documented, with the two legends constantly looking …

Steph Curry is still way too casual about making 3's from the center court logo

This isn’t fair.<p>No matter how many times we see Stephen Curry hit an amazing shot, we’re still never truly used to how awesome it is. Look at this one where he pulls up from way beyond the arc like it’s just another shot.<p>What can you do about that?<p>Nothing. There is nothing you can do.

How Kawhi Leonard Became Complete

How did a No. 15 pick from San Diego State become the best two-way player in the league and a potential MVP? Nathaniel Friedman reflects on the quiet, almost invisible ascendance of Kawhi.<p>In today's NBA, egoists are an endangered species. The league's best players haven't just eschewed a me-first …

Cat Experts: Ligers and Other Designer Hybrids Pointless and Unethical

There’s a dark side to feline mash-ups.<p>Ever heard of a liger? It’s the offspring of a male lion and female tiger. There’s also the tigon, which has a lion mother and tiger father. And the leopon, the progeny of a lion and a leopard—not to be outdone by the jagulep, a jaguar-leopard mix.<p>Feline …

The DeMarcus Cousins trade to the Pelicans was so lopsided, even NBA 2K rejected it

Trade Override is off obviously<p>In light of the Pelicans’ mega-trade for DeMarcus Cousins, some people are shocked and saying that these types of trades only happen in video games.<p>So, we tried it. Here is the trade scenario when you enter it into NBA 2K.<p>That trade is considered invalid because the …

Barbara Corcoran reveals what separates successful entrepreneurs from those that fail

"Shark Tank" co-host Barbara Corcoran says one-third of the entrepreneurs she invests in succeed. Here's what Corcoran says is the difference between the entrepreneurs that succeed and those who fail.<p><b>Follow BI Video:</b>On Twitter

Entrepreneurship

Donald Trump never learned that pitting people against each other is a failing business strategy. Sad!

Donald Trump has built his entire brand and reputation around being a businessman, and more, an entrepreneur. This has always served him well because America is the land of entrepreneurship—present Americans with an entrepreneur, and they will cheer loudly.<p>However, Trump is not truly an …

Donald Trump

Twenty One Pilots topped vinyl sales in 2016 - Alternative Press

Twenty One Pilots have found themselves at the top yet again. BuzzAngle released their report on 2016 music consumption, and it features information …

Watch Twenty One Pilots’ moving live performance of My Chemical Romance’s “Cancer” - Alternative Press

Last night, Twenty One Pilots played their cover of My Chemical Romance’s “Cancer” at their Providence, Rhode Island date of the Emotional Roadshow …

Watch this 8-year-old drummer nail these Twenty One Pilots covers - Alternative Press

There's no denying that Twenty One Pilots’ Josh Dun is one of the most talented drummers in the scene. Yet, 8-year-old Milana Nigro, who goes by …

Five Trades Lakers Should Consider At The NBA Trade Deadline

The closer we get to the NBA’s February 23rd trade deadline, the more convinced I am that the Los Angeles Lakers need to make a deal. I wouldn’t have …

21 Android secrets, shortcuts and hidden features you should know about

Apps

Read Nikola Tesla's Drone Patent... From 1898

The inventor believed unmanned machines would end all wars<p>Nikola Tesla, the inventor, electric car company namesake, and beloved darling of the internet, had a great many visions in his mind. Among the more obscure: a patent for killer robots. And not just killer robots, but killer robots he …

3 Things You Need to Know About the Science Rebellion Against Trump

The new president’s first moves on science spur a Twitter war and prompt a march.<p>The Trump administration was merely minutes old when all references to climate change disappeared from the White House website. Later that day, the National Park Service Twitter account was briefly shutdown because the …

How the Nazis Took Control of Germany

Hitler was not that popular when he first took office, but the Nazis quickly changed that, for the simple reason that power magnifies the ideas of …

Trump Meets With Physicist Who Says 'Benefits' Of Climate Change 'Outweigh Any Harm'

William Happer also compared the "demonization of carbon dioxide” to the Holocaust.<p>Continuing to surround himself with like-minded climate deniers and skeptics, President-elect Donald Trump met Friday with none other than William Happer, the Princeton physics professor who believes global warming …

Fossil Fuels

Massive meta-study confirms the health benefits of cannabis

After digging through more than 10,000 separate clinical studies, the National Academies of Science, Engineering, and Medicine on Thursday issued a groundbreaking, 400-page report on the potential benefits and detriments posed by cannabis use. The biggest revelation: cannabis has verifiable …

SpaceX gets green light days before scheduled launch

SpaceX has received the FAAgo ahead to launch a fresh rocket into space, just days before it is scheduled to blast off.<p>SpaceX's Falcon 9 rocket will launch with 10 Iridium NEXT satellites. According to the satellite maker, the launch is scheduled for Monday at 10:22 am PST, barring complications …

Space Exploration

WikiLeaks' Assange: Russia didn't give us emails

<b>(CNN) —</b> WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange has repeated his claim that the Russian government was not the source of hacked Democratic campaign emails his organization released before the US presidential election.<p>The Obama administration, citing US intelligence sources, has accused Russia of …

Donald Trump

With electoral college vote, Trump’s win is official

Donald Trump clinched the presidency Monday as members of the electoral college cast ballots declaring him the victor, a perfunctory conclusion to the most stunning presidential contest in modern history.<p>Trump became the winner Monday afternoon after electors from Texas cast ballots and put him …

Government