The world of physics is electrified today with the news that a new particle has been detected that is consistent with the elusive Higgs boson, the long-sought after particle responsible for the forces in our universe.
There was a time when green homes were largely aspirational, the province of the lucky few who could afford them. Slowly but surely, though, that’s changing.
by GRETCHEN REYNOLDS: With the publication this month of “Eat and Run: My Unlikely Journey to Ultramarathon Greatness,” by the vegan distance runner Scott Jurek, vegan diets have become a wildly popular topic on running-related Web sites.
Scientists have invented a way to help patients breathe without actually breathing – by injecting oxygen directly into the blood.
Education is undergoing an incredible and exciting transformation, but I can’t help but wonder if the “experts” can’t see the forest for the trees.
by Deepak Chopra, M.D.: In a world plagued by food shortage that are reaching crisis level, carbohydrates are the easiest salvation and yet the greatest temptation to abuse.
by Ian Chant: Psychedelic drugs are making a quiet comeback, as a smattering of recent studies have demonstrated their medicinal potential.
At the recent DLD Moscow Conference Singularity University’s Salim Ismail and internet entrepreneur Brad Templeton highlighted how exponential technology effects are already revolutionizing business and society.
The Matrix is real… and everyone here at NASA for the GSP has taken the red pill.
Slowly but surely, something interesting is happening in the commercial building sector. Call it the Empire State Building effect: more and more owners of large, commercial buildings have gotten the memo on how quickly energy efficient building upgrades can pay for themselves