Physicists from MIPT have teamed up with their colleagues in Russia and Great Britain and developed a superconducting quantum state detector. The new device can detect magnetic fields at low temperatures and is useful to both researchers and quantum computer engineers.
Photo Illustration by The Daily Beast “It is time the people know the truth,” read a grave and troubling report from the subcommittee on the judiciary of the U.S. Senate. That truth? That the United States had been infiltrated by foreign agents, who exerted their influence on national politics and elections. Show More Summary
Of all the Founding Fathers of these United States, Benjamin Franklin probably did more than any other to articulate the enlightened idea of America, to explicitly link his yoked but emerging nation to all the great international waves of freedom. Even more than Alexander Hamilton, an immigrant...
There’s yet another movement to split California in half, and Eric Levitz says that sounds great. In fact, every big state should split itself up in order to create fairer representation for everyone in the Senate, which has become “one of the most genuinely tyrannical institutions of our government.” Well, OK. But if that’s really […]
The great Democratic gains of 2017 are sure looking even more promising in this young year. In last night’s special election for a state senate seat in northwestern Wisconsin, Democratic candidate Patty Schachtner took a seat that went 55-38 for Trump and 52-46 for Mittens and won it 55-44. That’s a remarkable transition. And don’t […]
This is heartbreaking and tragic. Three weeks ago, Washington State Cougars back-up QB Tyler Hilinski got his first start during the Holiday bowl against Michigan State and while the team loss, Hilinski played great, putting up 272 yards with 2 TD’s and 1 interception. It would be the final time his teammates saw him uniform after he was […]
(Oregon State University) In southeastern Alaska, brown and black bears are plentiful because of salmon. Their abundance also means they are the primary seed dispersers of berry-producing shrubs, according to a new study.
Today, the new U.S. embassy in London opened its doors to the public. It is an impressive embassy — befitting the United States, a global leader, in the capital of its closest ally, Great Britain (also a global leader). In the ordinary course of things, the U.S. Show More Summary
A great oppotunity for Engineering Graduates is here! Punjab State Power Corporation Limited (PSPCL) is hiring young and dynamic candidates for tthe post of Junior Engineer in Electrical/ Electrical and Electronics/ Computer Science/IT to feel 883 vacancies all together. Show More Summary
This country has never really been “great” for everyone. It takes a level of pomposity inconceivable to most of us to describe another country as a “shithole.” It’s unfortunately just one more of the obnoxious, racist, and altogether absurd statements we’ve come to expect from President Donald Trump. Show More Summary
It has reached that point in the college basketball season where you can identify teams that are playing below expectations. #9 Michigan State currently fits that bill. The Spartans possessed a great deal of preseason hype – and with good reason. Show More Summary
One of the least-visited national parks in the United States offers a strange sight to those willing to venture into its remote wildlands. In the Kobuk Valley, grains of golden sand replace the snowflakes typically associated with the Arctic. Show More Summary
By Sheryl Oh Explore the world outside the state of Gilead. The article ‘The Handmaid’s Tale’ Season 2 Teaser Throws Us Into the Great Unknown appeared first on Film School Rejects.
Today, the president of a country that I have proudly called My Country for almost sixty years, questioned in a White House meeting why the United States should accept immigrants from “shithole countries.” According to press reports the president was referring to countries such as Haiti, El Salvador and African nations, reportedly suggesting that the [...]Show More Summary
Consider what the state of our nation would be without the accumulated protections over a century of progressive legislation.
Washington Post: “A decade after the worst economic downturn since the Great Depression, the United States suddenly finds itself at a place where almost everyone who wants a job can find one.” “The unemployment rate in December was 4.1 percent, [...]
I could have sworn I saw Yu Darvish returning punts for the Rams last Saturday. Bennett Beebe Westwood :: Isaac Newton stated that a body at rest tends to stay at rest and a body in motion tends to remain in motion. The Rams’ decision to have its offense remain at rest in San Francisco, in its...
Half as Interesting explains in great detail how a shift in the official time zone for the island country of Samoa came about due to a desire to have closer ties with New Zealand and Australia than they did with the United States. Before 2011, Samoa was just three hours behind California, which made US...
Was trying to just thank folks for supporting us and the incredible success following the launch of Xbox One X. But yes Xbox outsold PS4 in December for Gen 8 consoles according to NPD data, while Nintendo also had a great month as Switch had most overall units. Show More Summary
BEIRUT (Reuters) - Iran’s atomic energy agency said on Wednesday a reimposition of sanctions by the United States would be a violation of Tehran's nuclear deal with world powers, adding that the Islamic Republic had the capacity to greatly increase its enrichment of uranium.