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25 hidden iPhone features that are really, truly hidden

How many times have you seen posts on tech sites about “hidden iPhone features” and thought to yourself, <i>these tricks aren’t really hidden at all</i>. …

Four Elements Have Just Earned a Permanent Spot in The Periodic Table

The seventh row is now officially complete.<p>Officials from the International Union of Pure and Applied Chemistry (IUPAC) have confirmed the discovery …

Spiders Sprayed With Nanotubes Have Spun The Toughest Fibre Ever Measured

This is incredible.<p>Spider silk is already one of the toughest materials around, but scientists have now made it even stronger by spritzing spiders …

Humans Can Sleep For Days When Living Alone Underground, Experiments Show

Really weird stuff happens when humans are left alone in the dark.<p>Whenever we've tried to test the effects that living in isolation without sunlight …

Leading Harvard physicist has a radical new theory for why humans exist

Where do we come from? There are many right answers to this question, and the one you get often depends on who you ask.<p>For example, an astrophysicist …

This amazing road-building machine rolls out brick lanes like a carpet

Since antiquity, humans have used bricks to create roads. The downside of building with bricks is that it takes a long time to construct the brick …

Roads

Schrödinger's cat

This article is about the thought experiment. For the novel, see Schrödinger's Cat Trilogy. For the Fedora version code-named Schrödinger's Cat, see …

Experiment confirms quantum theory weirdness

The bizarre nature of reality as laid out by quantum theory has survived another test, with scientists performing a famous experiment and proving …

Scientists show future events decide what happens in the past

Quantum physics is a weird world. It studies subatomic particles, which are the essential building blocks of reality. All matter, including ourselves …

Reality Doesn’t Exist Until We Measure It, Quantum Experiment Confirms

Mind = blown.<p>Australian scientists have recreated a famous experiment and confirmed quantum physics's bizarre predictions about the nature of …

You need this app if you have too many photos on your iPhone

1/<p>If this message is all too real for you ...<p>YouTube / iUpdateOS<p>2/<p>You probably have too many photos on your iPhone.<p>Tech Insider<p>3/<p>Go to the App Store …

Here's what happens to your body after you die

Each one of us will shuffle off this mortal coil at some point. What happens next is a fascinating — if frightening — natural process.<p>After your …

Bacteria

Astronomers discover dead star feeding on a tiny world for the first time

In the first observation of its kind, astronomers have discovered an Earth-sized dead star in the process of feeding on a small planetoid.<p>The …

A teaspoon of the universe is shockingly lightweight

Some of the most extreme objects in the universe are also the densest. Just a teaspoon of a neutron star on Earth, for example, would weigh four times more than the entire human population.<p>Yet, the universe itself weighs practically nothing. That's because density depends not only on mass but also …

A Girl Gets Her Period And Is Banished To The Shed: #15Girls

Kamala B.K. is tiny. She's barely 5 feet tall. A bright red ribbon sets off her dark hair.<p>As she walks past our guesthouse in the village of Thankot, we try to get her to come over and talk to us. But the 14-year-old won't come over to the porch.<p>This story is part of our <b>#15Girls series</b>, profiling …

Behind The Founding Foodie, A French-Trained Chef Bound By Slavery

Thomas Jefferson is known as a founding father and a founding foodie. Less well-known is the remarkable man who once fed his refined palate: James Hemings.<p>In the 18th century, Hemings was one of America's most accomplished chefs. He was also Jefferson's slave.<p>"It was a close relationship, a …

Thomas Jefferson

What we know about how Theranos' 'revolutionary' technology works

Skye Gould/Tech Insider<p>On Oct. 15, a bombshell investigative report by the Wall Street Journal alleged that hot startup Theranos, founded by …

26 Pictures That Will Give You Some Peace For Once In Your Life

Just relax.

30 Construction Fails That Are Unbelievably Stupid – Part1

As you scroll through these ridiculous construction fai […]

Study: Thousands Of Injuries As Ziplines Proliferate, Younger Kids Most At Risk

In 2012 alone, there were over 3,600 zipline-related injuries, according to a recent report, or about 10 a day. (popejon2/Flickr)Hannah Weyerhauser …

New Study Says We All Hallucinate - But in Different Ways

Don't believe your eyes.<p>Researchers in the UK have been investigating how hallucinations affect our minds, and what they've found will make for …

What Happens to Your Body When You Walk on a Tightrope?

You are on a rooftop, looking across empty air 1,350 feet above the ground. Your foot dangles over the ledge and touches a steel cable just …

Atoms 'scream' when they fuse inside a reactor, and the sound is frightening

Using the same physics that light up the sun, fusion reactors promise to generate almost infinite energy on Earth.<p>Physicists' favorite type of fusion …

How to see the photos your friends are hiding on Facebook

We've all been there: flipping through someone else's Facebook pictures and hiding some of our own. However, those hidden photos aren't quite as …

Can your ‘brain fingerprint’ reveal how smart you are?

You’re special. You’ve harbored such thoughts ever since becoming self-aware. It’s an internal inkling that your mind is unlike the ones sitting next …

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The 10 coolest things happening with augmented reality right now

8/<p>WayRay uses augmented reality technology to project holographic images on your windshield so you don't have to look away from the road for …

The 25 most Shazam'd songs ever

5 cool things you can do with Google Hangouts Chat