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The Missing Links: Horrible Things That Make You Happy

Looking at Einstein’s Brain: There’s An App For That? Yes, yes there is. * Charles Manson Just Doesn’t Make As Much Sense As You’d Think And that’s certainly saying something. Take, for instance, this note he sent to his musical namesake. * Riding the Subway is the Key To Happiness Well, it’s one of them, anyway—along with fighting, watching [...]

Pics Of Albert Einstein Taking It Easy

You’ve seen Einstein thinking, frowning, smiling and sticking his tongue out in an unparalleled photo op. But have you seen him maxin’ and relaxin’ on the beach, soakin’ up some rays and chillin’ like Bob Dylan? Then check out this fun gallery of vintage pics showing the moustachioed genius at his most relaxed, taking a break from [...]

Do Einstein’s laws prove ghosts exist?

Could Einstein’s law of energy conservation help to offer evidence for the existence of ghosts ? Paranormal investigators often cite Einstein in discu…

Glow Stick Goo For Your Guts

A new rave scene is about to kick off in your local doctors office, but this time the glow sticks won’t be the only things that are glowing-your guts will be too. That’s because researchers at Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University recently developed a fluorescent protein that will illuminate the inside of [...]

Telescope to pick up gravitational waves

The new underground Einstein telescope could allow scientists to directly see a black hole. Gravitational waves have never been directly detected befo…

Einstein’s Twin Paradox Simplified

Video Link Einstein’s famous Twin Paradox in which a twin makes a journey into space in a high-speed rocket and returns home to find he has aged less than his identical twin who stayed on Earth is a mind boggling concept at first glance. This clever animation produced by Yuanjian Luo interprets the theory in a way [...]