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Russia Restores Contact With ‘Sex Gecko’ Satellite

Jul 28, 14 Russia Restores Contact With ‘Sex Gecko’ Satellite

Posted by in Space

Three days after Russia lost communication with the Foton-M4 satellite, carrying geckos, fruit flies and mushrooms, Roscosmos announced it had regained control of the “sex gecko” satellite.

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Philosophic Meaning And Game Theory

Jul 28, 14 Philosophic Meaning And Game Theory

Posted by in Miracles Of The Modern, Science

When I say the word “cat,” every single one of you is able to clearly interpret my meaning as one of those furry little mammals that sometimes share our living space and seem like they own us. How? How is it that this one collection of letters has acquired so much meaning that it can be understood by everyone reading or hearing it?

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The Goosebump Sensor That Knows How You Feel

Jul 28, 14 The Goosebump Sensor That Knows How You Feel

Posted by in Technology

A rapidly growing field of research is exploring whether technology can be used to read our inner reactions and feelings. The idea is that if we can detect people’s emotions in an objective way, we can use this information to mold and edit music and films so they deliver more of an emotional impact. Now there’s a piece of technology aimed at doing just that – the goosebump sensor.

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Who’s Afraid Of The Big Bad Data?

Jul 28, 14 Who’s Afraid Of The Big Bad Data?

Posted by in Science

Big data is big business in the life sciences, attracting lots of money and prestige. But not all scientists think bigger is better.

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Sensible Weight Loss Strategies To Lose Weight Fast

Jul 28, 14 Sensible Weight Loss Strategies To Lose Weight Fast

Posted by in Health

I'm sure we're all aware that losing weight is often a very difficult pursuit; we are constantly bombarded by conflicting information and new research that goes against the past studies. This can make it very difficult for beginners especially to get started on their fitness journey.

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Sake Microbes Overrun Factory

Jul 27, 14 Sake Microbes Overrun Factory

Posted by in Juxtaposed In Japan, Science

It could be the plot of a highly scientific disaster movie, if their main threat wasn't making sake taste nice. It has been discovered that the microbes that help to create sake, the Japanese alcohol made from rice, are not only in the product doing their job, but everywhere and on all kinds of surfaces in the factory. It may be the start of a microbe revolution slash prison break, or more likely, we have just not studied this phenomenon much before.

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Time To Prepare For Another Powerful Solar Storm

Jul 27, 14 Time To Prepare For Another Powerful Solar Storm

Posted by in Space

A powerful solar storm erupted on the surface of the sun and narrowly missed Earth in 2012, but scientists believe a similar storm could occur again, seriously affecting the planet’s electrical networks, according to a new report.

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5 Beauty Hacks Using Mayonnaise

Jul 27, 14 5 Beauty Hacks Using Mayonnaise

Posted by in Health, Lifestyle

When you think of mayonnaise, the first thing that comes to mind is egg salad, tuna salad, and summer, right? It’s a staple in many kitchens, ranking probably second or third after ketchup and salt. But there are also a number of beauty hacks that you can do using mayonnaise.

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How To Cope With Depression From Disease

Jul 27, 14 How To Cope With Depression From Disease

Posted by in Mental Health

Sometimes, not knowing the truth about something of immediate importance can create some of the most intense stress, says former chronic pain sufferer Janet Komanchuk.

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5 P’s For Your Social Media Marketing Success

Jul 27, 14 5 P’s For Your Social Media Marketing Success

Posted by in Technology

Small businesses and nonprofits face a different set of circumstances when it comes to social media marketing than their larger for-profit counterparts, namely, smaller budgets, fewer employees and a greater priority on traditional forms of marketing.

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