THE MYSTERY OF THE MISSING LIGHT: “As one participating scientist points out, to miss the mark by so much means what we understand about the universe is fundamentally wrong. The universe continues to be exciting, a little scary, but mostly—a mystery.” Just when you thought the science was settled.
The task of taming the growing amounts of data pouring in from the connected universe starts with the devices themselves, or at least that’s the position of the Open Interconnect Consortium, a newly established industry group focused on harmonizing the … Continue reading ?
According to observations made by the Cosmic Origins Spectrograph on board the Hubble Space Telescope, the Universe is missing 80 percent of all its light. Astronomers are completely baffled: "We still don't know for sure what it is, but at least one thing we thought we knew about the present day universe isn't true." Read more...
This is Jodi’s second year as a Miami Dolphins Cheerleader. She currently attends Florida International University. Jodi formerly lived in Jamaica for three years and still maintains a farm in the Caribbean country. [Jodi at DolphinsCheeleaders.com] [Purchase Tickets for the Unveiling]
The University of Zurich says it has cleared up the bizarre case of the MOOC that went missing. But the university is offering few clarifying details to the public, which has been left to piece together theories from the university’s...Show More Summary
Pasadena, CA—Something is amiss in the Universe. There appears to be an enormous deficit of ultraviolet light in the cosmic budget. The vast reaches of empty space between galaxies are bridged by tendrils of hydrogen and helium, which...Show More Summary
Nagoya, Japan – Professor Takashi Yoshimura and colleagues of the Institute of Transformative Bio-Molecules (WPI-ITbM) of Nagoya University have finally found the missing piece in how birds sense light by identifying a deep brain photoreceptor...Show More Summary
Missing a regular dose of Trek in your life? Thankfully the Star Trek novel line continues to keep the Star Trek universe alive, with new adventures every month set after, and amongst, the events of the TV and film series. On top of that, the recently revived and expanded ebook line gives us an episode-feel […]
Madalina Ghenea strips down while filming a scene for her new movie Youth alongside co-star Michael Caine on Thursday evening (July 3) in Venice, Italy. The 25-year-old Romanian actress wore a bedazzled bikini and a Miss Universe sash while walking along a giant runway. She’s looking so hot! PHOTOS: Check out the latest pics of [...]
It feels like something has gone missing from Brazil in the past week. After an opening group stage that had been almost universally praised as the best-played and most entertaining World Cup in decades, the recent round of sixteen was a little more ordinary. Show More Summary
Paper ID Number 10990 Presented at the 121st ASEE Annual Conference and Exposition Authors Miss Yoonjo Jo Jo Lee, University of Missouri Mr. Matthew Paul Simones, Nuclear Science and Engineering Institute, University of Missouri John C. Show More Summary
The University of Florida football team has made some questionable decisions in the past few years. From missing out on a bowl game last season to forgetting how playing on offense works, even blocking a teammate, the on-field results have not been worthy of much acclaim. Maybe to promote the team and instill a little […]
If you missed this outrageous study published earlier this month in an academic journal, here's the nutshell version: In January 2012, a Facebook data scientist, along with two university researchers, tweaked the News Feed of almost 690,000 users to display more "positive" or "negative" stories to figure out if "emotions are contagious on social networks". Read more...
If there’s one thing nerds of a certain age universally agree on, it’s this: Toys (for kids and young adults) these days SUUUCK! Oh, sure–today’s younglings have video games that would make 8 year old, Atari 2600 playing me drop dead of a pleasure-induced brain hemorrhage. And there will always be timeless classics like LEGO (and by the way: […]
Joel Embiid, the University of Kansas seven-footer who was expected to be the first pick in tonight's NBA draft, just had two screws inserted into the navicular bone in his right foot. 1 Embiid is expected to miss 4-6 months and the stress fracture—his second in three months—may cost him millions of dollars. Show More Summary
You hear the naysayers about the University of Alabama football program after it just missed winning its third straight national championship, and fourth in five seasons. Who’s to say they’re wrong? Perhaps the Crimson Tide have peaked under Nick Saban. Show More Summary
Due to a combination of unsteady ice skates and wind led to a glorious moment for Tegan Martin. The current Miss Universe Australia suffered an amazing wardrobe malfunction at Bondi Beach. She might have been a bit embarrassed but the … More » The post Miss Universe Australia Suffers a Spectacular Mishap appeared first on EveryJoe.
Perhaps if all those tourists taking photos of Trump Tower and all the students who signed up for courses at Trump University were included in the algorithms developed for Crain's by Relationship... To view the full story, click the title link.
Have you ever wondered what were the missing ingredients from the Mr. Men universe? You probably did not expect the answer to be Mr White, his famous blue meth and Los Pollos Hermanos. More »
RPA, the indie ad shop in Santa Monica responsible for ‘Farmers (Insurance) University,’ released a Cannes-ready study with USA Today addressing what seems to be the missing ingredient in agency-client relationships: Trust. Its focus is what trust has to do with the creative process. Show More Summary