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'Prisoners of Gravity': Hey, TV Sci-Fi Can Have Ideas After All
On this week's episode of the 'Geek's Guide to the Galaxy' podcast the creators of the science fiction show look back on its legacy.
2 days ago
Wired Science
'Prisoners of Gravity': Hey, TV Sci-Fi Can Have Ideas After All
Obama Failed to Punish Russian Hacking, and Other Security News This Week
Every Saturday we round up the biggest cybersecurity news of the week.
2 days ago
Wired Science
Obama Failed to Punish Russian Hacking, and Other Security News This Week
Honda's Self-Driving Approach Starts With the Acura NSX Supercar
The NSX relies on the kind of innovation that will help Honda cruise into the self-driving future.
2 days ago
Wired Science
Honda's Self-Driving Approach Starts With the Acura NSX Supercar
Space Photos of the Week: Galaxy Is a Big, Dusty Star Machine
2 days ago
Wired Science
Space Photos of the Week: Galaxy Is a Big, Dusty Star Machine
Plastic Water Bottles Might Have Poisoned Ancient Californians
Native Americans living in California made their own plastic water bottles. However, they didn't know how toxic that might be.
3 days ago
Wired Science
Plastic Water Bottles Might Have Poisoned Ancient Californians
How To Turn Off Snapchat's Stalkerish Snap Map Feature
It's called Ghost Mode.
3 days ago
Wired Science
How To Turn Off Snapchat's Stalkerish Snap Map Feature
6 Things Quantum Computers Will Be Incredibly Useful For
Computers don't exist in a vacuum. They serve to solve problems, and the type of problems they can solve are influenced by their hardware. Graphics processors are specialized for rendering images; artificial intelligence processors for AI; and quantum computers designed for"what" While the power of quantum ...
15 hours ago
SingularityHUB
6 Things Quantum Computers Will Be Incredibly Useful For
This Week's Awesome Stories From Around the Web (Through June 24)
SPACE NASA Finds Evidence of 10 New Earth-Sized Planets in Our Corner of the Galaxy Sean O?Kane | The Verge “A total of 2,335 of those have been verified as exoplanets, 21 of which are Earth-sized and orbit in their star's habitable zone. Earth-sized planets are of particular interest because ...
2 days ago
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This Week's Awesome Stories From Around the Web (Through June 24)
New Virtual World Sansar Is Ready to Pick Up Where Second Life Left Off
On its 14th birthday, a reflection on Linden Lab's groundbreaking Second Life, and how their next project Sansar hopes to go even further. In May 2006, Bloomberg's Businessweek ran a cover story detailing the business empire of real estate millionaire Anshe Chung. What caught the world's attention, however, ...
3 days ago
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New Virtual World Sansar Is Ready to Pick Up Where Second Life Left Off
Ray Kurzweil: Here’s What Will Happen When We Connect Our Brains to the Cloud
Ray Kurzweil is an inventor, thinker, and futurist famous for forecasting the pace of technology and predicting the world of tomorrow. In this video, Kurzweil looks ahead to a time in the not-too-distant future when we?ll be able to connect our brains to computers in the cloud. Individual computers and ...
3 days ago
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Ray Kurzweil: Here’s What Will Happen When We Connect Our Brains to the Cloud
Conference: US mayors may shape national climate policy
MIAMI BEACH, Fla. (AP) – With the Trump administration's withdrawal from the Paris climate accords, national policy on climate change will emerge from U.S. cities working to reduce emissions and become more resilient to rising sea levels, New Orleans Mayor Mitch Landrieu said at the annual U.S. Conferences ...
2 days ago
Yahoo Science
Conference: US mayors may shape national climate policy
'Pharma Bro' defies advice to keep quiet before fraud trial
Even with his federal securities fraud trial set to begin Monday, Martin Shkreli has blatantly defied his attorneys' advice to lay low. The former pharmaceutical CEO, who became a pariah after raising ...
34 minutes ago
Yahoo Science
'Pharma Bro' defies advice to keep quiet before fraud trial
The way we respond to being stared at may reveal how much power we think we have
In a blog post for Psychology Today, Audrey Nelson discusses how continuous eye contact for ten seconds or longer is disconcerting. This doesn't mean that everyone who dislikes eye contact is on the autistic spectrum, though. According to research discussed in another blog post in Psychology Today, ...
22 hours ago
Yahoo Science
The way we respond to being stared at may reveal how much power we think we have
The prize-winning tech helping Ghana's farmers to grow
Agyei Douglas is a farmer who grows vegetables near Kumasi in Ghana's central Ashanti region. For farmers, there are also weather forecasts, market prices and agricultural tips all offered as voice messages in local languages such as the Akan dialect Twi.
2 days ago
Yahoo Science
The prize-winning tech helping Ghana's farmers to grow
Strong earthquake injures 2, knocks off roof tiles in Japan
TOKYO (AP) – A strong earthquake shook residents Sunday in a mountainous region of central Japan, injuring at least two people and knocking roof tiles off homes.
24 hours ago
Yahoo Science
Strong earthquake injures 2, knocks off roof tiles in Japan
These 4 Animals Are Real Extinct American Creatures
They sound like mythical creatures but these prehistoric American animals were very real before they went extinct thousands of years ago.
2 days ago
Yahoo Science
These 4 Animals Are Real Extinct American Creatures
Bird's eye perspective
Researchers have now provided the first insight into the perplexing question of how humans developed their daytime vision.
3 days ago
Science Daily
Bird's eye perspective
Making ferromagnets stronger by adding non-magnetic elements
Magnetic materials can be functionalized through a thoroughly unlikely method, report researchers: by adding amounts of the virtually non-magnetic element scandium to a gadolinium-germanium alloy.
3 days ago
Science Daily
Making ferromagnets stronger by adding non-magnetic elements
Genes, ozone, and autism
Exposure to ozone in the environment puts individuals with high levels of genetic variation at an even higher risk for developing autism than would be expected just by adding the two risk factors together, a new analysis shows. The study is the first to look at the combined effects of genome-wide genetic ...
3 days ago
Science Daily
Genes, ozone, and autism
Atomic imperfections move quantum communication network closer to reality
An international team of scientists has discovered how to manipulate a weird quantum interface between light and matter in silicon carbide along wavelengths used in telecommunications.
3 days ago
Science Daily
Atomic imperfections move quantum communication network closer to reality
The mere presence of your smartphone reduces brain power, study shows
Your cognitive capacity is significantly reduced when your smartphone is within reach " even if it's off " suggests new research.
3 days ago
Science Daily
The mere presence of your smartphone reduces brain power, study shows
Fungal toxins easily become airborne, creating potential indoor health risk
Toxins produced by three different species of fungus growing indoors on wallpaper may become aerosolized, and easily inhaled. The findings likely have implications for 'sick building syndrome.
3 days ago
Science Daily
Fungal toxins easily become airborne, creating potential indoor health risk
Trilobites: Solving the Scorching Mystery of the Sun’s Erupting Plasma Jets
After decades of study, scientists have developed a model to explain how violent solar spicules form.
3 days ago
New York Times Science
Trilobites: Solving the Scorching Mystery of the Sun’s Erupting Plasma Jets
Trilobites: Waves Above the Earth May Have Once Caused a ‘Nocturnal Sun’
Historical observations of bright nights that were almost like daytime have a new explanation in forces of the upper atmosphere.
3 days ago
New York Times Science
Trilobites: Waves Above the Earth May Have Once Caused a ‘Nocturnal Sun’
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