Commentary: The popular science fiction and fantasy author leaves behind thought-provoking works that will be read for years to come.
Origins is an illuminating account of the science behind the creation of the universe, and much more, writes Sabine Hossenfelder
Back from the Inside-the-Beltway tour. All my meetings were completed before The Shutdown. The only thing I left behind was my speaking voice, just now starting to return. It had been a while since I'd flown into/out of Reagan National Airport. It has held up very well.... Here are Elaine's...
In a crusty episode of ACS Reactions, host Alexa Billow shares the science behind the oddly controversial grain protein of gluten by baking a loaf of bread. Billows also explains what gluten looks like, the importance of gluten in baking and those amongst the population who should really avoid gluten. Is gluten good, is gluten...
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Thanks to the folks who are calling out these methods, you can spot specific tricks and reflect on how they affect your thoughts and behavior.
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In this article, learn about natural, risk-free methods to suppress appetite. We look at the science behind how these simple techniques work.
Ever wondered the science behind how Intel puts on those incredible drone light shows? You know, like the ones at Coachella, the Super Bowl, at Walt Disney World, in honor of Wonder Woman, and most recently over the Fountains of Bellagio...Show More Summary
Despite the cold, Mystic Aquarium in Mystic, Connecticut was full of visitors on New Year's Eve. But one popular aquarium resident, an adult northern fur seal named Ziggy Star, was behind the scenes that day, recuperating in an off-exhibit habitat, complete with a private pool. More »
Natural aphrodisiacs promise to enhance our sex lives — but what does the science behind the claims say? More evidence is slowly emerging.
The first full-length mainstream music album co-written with the help of artificial intelligence (AI) was released on 12 January and experts believe that the science behind it could lead to a whole new style of music composition.
The Swiss government has banned tossing lobsters and other crustaceans into boiling water. But what’s the science behind that decision?
Many of us feel a little puffier in the Winter, but as it turns out, there's some unexpected science behind it. Winter weight gain might not just come from those extra Christmas cookies - it could be due to a lack of sunshine! Our bodies...Show More Summary
The science behind why the 1918 flu is “the mother of all pandemics” continues to challenge scientists today. Olivia from SciShow sheds some light on why this flu was so powerful and what we learned from it. [SciShow] The post The 1918 Pandemic: The Deadliest Flu in History appeared first on Geeks are Sexy Technology News.
Knowledge sharing is an important driving force behind scientific progress. In an open-science approach, EPFL's Blue Brain Project has created and open sourced Blue Brain Nexus that allows the building of data integration platforms. Blue Brain Nexus enables data-driven science through searching, integrating and tracking large-scale data and models.
Nearly a century before the real-life FBI Behavioral Science agents who inspired Mindhunter were interviewing their 1970s serial killers, late 19th century psychologists were grappling with their own questions about the root of violent crime. Show More Summary
Do you have difficult problems at your small business? This infographic will help you understand how to solve complex business problems.
That moment you realize that YOU don't suck, the game makers do.
If you’ve read the phrase alien megastructures over the past few years, you probably have Tabetha Boyajian to thank. The Louisiana State University–based astronomer has been the driving force behind investigating the mysteries of KIC...Show More Summary