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Is Hawking's Interstellar 'Starshot' Possible? : DNews
Hawking has backed it. There's a $100 million investment. But can we really send nanoprobes to another star? Not yet, say experts, but it's
Astronomers unravel the history of galaxies for the first time
A team of international scientists, led by astronomers from Cardiff University's School of Physics and Astronomy, has shown for the first ti
Harrison Ford Plane Crash: Actor Critically Injured in LA (Report) | Var...
Harrison Ford is in critical condition after crash landing a plane in Venice, Calif. on Thursday, according to several reports. The 72-year-
Divine genius does not exist: Hard work, not magical inspiration, is ess...
Malcolm Gladwell's 10,000 hours rule has a lot going for it: Creativity is not magic -- it's work
William Gibson on Urbanism, Science Fiction, and Why The Peripheral Weir...
An interview with author William Gibson
Common Mythconceptions - World's Most Contagious Falsehoods - Informatio...
We only use 10% of our brain. We evolved from chimps. Dairy foods increase mucous. Pfffff! These and 45 other myths & misconceptions debunke
Satellites reveal hidden features at the bottom of Earth's seas
New marine gravity model helps scientists "see" more of the sea floor than ever before
The scientific A-Team saving the world from killer viruses, rogue AI and...
They don't look like Guardians Of The Galaxy-style superheroes. But the founders of the Centre for the Study of Existential Risk may be all
Why Do People Persist in Believing Things That Just Aren't True?
To change false beliefs, appealing to a person’s sense of self may be more important than the facts.
Scientists create new lifeform with added DNA base pair | KurzweilAI
(Credit: iStock) Scientists at The Scripps Research Institute (TSRI) have engineered a bacterium whose genetic material includes an added pa
Astronomers create first realistic virtual universe
(Phys.org) —Move over, Matrix - astronomers have done you one better. They have created the first realistic virtual universe using a compute
Stephen Colbert won’t save us, “Game of Thrones” is not that good: This ...
Stop calling this TV's golden age. It's still the Idiot Box, even if you like "Girls," Jon Stewart and "The Wire"