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An international team of astronomers, led by Christopher Conselice, Professor of Astrophysics at the University of Nottingham, have found that the universe contains at least 2 trillion galaxies, ten times more than previously thought. The team's …
An international team of astronomers, led by Christopher Conselice, Professor of Astrophysics at the University of Nottingham, have found that …
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Inspiring people is one of the things that every architect should aim at. Inspiration leads to possibilities and cultural achievements. Slovenian designer Coodo launched its series of prefabricated habitations that not only are accessible, flexible, …
Inspiring people is one of the things that every architect should aim at. Inspiration leads to possibilities and cultural achievements. …
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What do a disease-fighting epidemiologist (retired) and an up-and-coming social psychologist have in common? They’re both fascinated by the unseen social problems hidden behind the word “inequality.” Beyond the lack of access to money …
What do a disease-fighting epidemiologist (retired) and an up-and-coming social psychologist have in common? They’re both fascinated by the …
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Is there real science in the spiritualism of meditation? Jo Marchant meets a Nobel Prize-winner who thinks so.  It’s seven in the morning on the beach in Santa Monica, California. The low sun …
Is there real science in the spiritualism of meditation? Jo Marchant meets a Nobel Prize-winner who thinks so.  It’…
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One of the most jaw-dropping moments of Interstellar is the scene of Matthew McConaughey entering a visually stunning environment, called the tesseract, that allows him to physically communicate through time using gravity. Here’s a …
One of the most jaw-dropping moments of Interstellar is the scene of Matthew McConaughey entering a visually stunning environment, called …
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Back in its heyday, SEGA came up with a series of gaming franchises I absolutely enjoyed. Virtual-On was the first iteration of many installments that featured mecha designs (I know there also was stuff like …
Back in its heyday, SEGA came up with a series of gaming franchises I absolutely enjoyed. Virtual-On was the first …
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A cryptic part of DNA helps keep a species' mutations in check until they become useful. We’re all here because of mutations. Random changes in genes are what creates variety in a species, …
A cryptic part of DNA helps keep a species' mutations in check until they become useful. We’re all …
If loving Star Wars is a crime, I plead guilty. I’ve been falling in love with this beautifully orchestrated soap opera in space when I was just a child and never stopped dreaming of …
If loving Star Wars is a crime, I plead guilty. I’ve been falling in love with this beautifully orchestrated …
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“The morality of work is the morality of slaves, and the modern world has no need of slavery.” - Bertrand RussellOn December 20th, 2016, a report was issued to the Executive Office of the President by …
“The morality of work is the morality of slaves, and the modern world has no need of slavery.” - Bertrand …
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Back in October of 2015, astronomers shook the world when they reported how the Kepler mission had noticed a strange and sudden drop in brightness coming from KIC 8462852 (aka. Tabby's Star). This was followed by additional …
Back in October of 2015, astronomers shook the world when they reported how the Kepler mission had noticed a strange and …
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