First signs of weird quantum property of empty space?

This artist’s view shows how the light coming from the surface of a strongly magnetic neutron star (left) becomes linearly polarised as it travels through the vacuum of space close … Continue reading First signs of weird quantum property of empty space?

The FDA just approved the largest clinical trial on ecstasy to date

After veteran Tony Macie came back from Iraq in 2007, he was diagnosed with post traumatic stress disorder (PTSD). Macie went to the Veterans Health Administration (VA) ‘on and off’ and tried the … Continue reading The FDA just approved the largest clinical trial on ecstasy to date

Google Timelapse lets you see how any location on Earth has changed in 32 years

It might not seem like such a long time, but in past three decades, Earth has changed in immeasurable ways, with cities rising, glaciers falling, and unprecedented disasters reshaping the … Continue reading Google Timelapse lets you see how any location on Earth has changed in 32 years

Team combines quantum physics and photosynthesis to make discovery that could lead to highly efficient solar cells

In a light harvesting quantum photocell, particles of light (photons) can efficiently generate electrons. When two absorbing channels are used, solar power entering the system through the two absorbers (a … Continue reading Team combines quantum physics and photosynthesis to make discovery that could lead to highly efficient solar cells

It’s all in the eyes: Women and men really do see things differently

This study is the first demonstration of a clear gender difference in how men and women look at faces. Credit: © puhhha / Fotolia Women and men look at faces … Continue reading It’s all in the eyes: Women and men really do see things differently

This deadly flesh-eating parasite is invading the US for the first time in decades

Florida is on high alert after the return of an invasive, flesh-eating parasite that has killed more than 100 deer since July. The re-emergence of the New World screwworm, which … Continue reading This deadly flesh-eating parasite is invading the US for the first time in decades

To Find Life on Mars, Perhaps We Should Look Here 

Gusev Crater as imaged by NASA’s Spirit rover (NASA/JPL-Caltech) Did NASA’s now dead Spirit rover find evidence of life on Mars before it got stuck in a sand trap and … Continue reading To Find Life on Mars, Perhaps We Should Look Here 

Netflix Download App: New Feature Has Big Drawback For Some Users 

  Netflix answered the streaming world’s prayers today by adding the ability to download movies and shows locally on your device, allowing you to watch them later without using data. … Continue reading Netflix Download App: New Feature Has Big Drawback For Some Users 

AirPort Routers Ranked Highest in Customer Satisfaction as Apple Halts Further Development 

Apple ranks highest in customer satisfaction among wireless router manufacturers, according to a new study released by J.D. Power today. The accolade comes just nine days after a report said … Continue reading AirPort Routers Ranked Highest in Customer Satisfaction as Apple Halts Further Development 

Five of the best priced options tested lenses for portraits

Nikon AF FX NIKKOR 85mm f/1.8G Fixed Lens with Auto Focus for Nikon DSLR Cameras Enter your model number to make sure this fits. Fast aperture medium telephoto lens Internal … Continue reading Five of the best priced options tested lenses for portraits

India has built the world’s largest solar power plant

Following eight months of construction, India has finished building its new solar power farm in Kamuthi which will replace California’s Topaz Farm as the world’s biggest solar plant. The massive facility … Continue reading India has built the world’s largest solar power plant

New Gear VR Might Include Face And Eye Tracking 

Samsung’s Gear VR headset is a relatively cheap virtual reality headset but given that you need a compatible Samsung flagship to use it, you don’t really save that much money. … Continue reading New Gear VR Might Include Face And Eye Tracking 

Final Fantasy XV On Xbox One Found To Offer Smoother Experience

Video via DigitalFoundry With Final Fantasy XV being released on multiple platforms, we’re sure some are wondering which platform they should play the game on. For those who are wondering about … Continue reading Final Fantasy XV On Xbox One Found To Offer Smoother Experience