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Aug 2, 2019

Physicists Just Captured The First-Ever Footage of a Molecule’s Spectacular Rotation

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Imagine trying to film an event that was over and done within a mere 125 trillionths of a second. It’s something that molecular physicists have long been dreaming of, and at last it seems they’ve achieved their goal.

Using precisely tuned pulses of laser light, an international team of scientists from four different institutions has managed to film the ultrafast rotation of a molecule.

“We recorded a high-resolution molecular movie of the ultrafast rotation of carbonyl sulphide as a pilot project,” said molecular physicist Evangelos Karamatskos from DESY, Germany’s largest accelerator centre.

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Jul 31, 2019

Alienware m15 Thin 15 Inch Gaming Laptop with 8th Gen Intel United States

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With Intel® Core™ i7 processor.

Jul 28, 2019

Facebook AI Research Is A Game-Changer

Posted by in categories: entertainment, robotics/AI

For decades, computer programmers have been trying to beat multiplayer games by finding reliable patterns in data.

Researchers at Facebook and Carnegie Mellon University published a whitepaper in Science Journal in July that flips this switch. Their software embraces randomness, and it is reliably beating humans at games.

Jul 26, 2019

Wiki Has Released Over 83,500 Vintage Sewing Patterns Online For Download

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The Vintage Patterns Wiki released 83,500 sewing patterns of pre-1992. You can find pretty much everything from the Dynasty-inspired suits and Betty Draper’s frocks and white gloves. There’s also an 1985 boys’ Reefer Suit and short trousers.

The search can be narrowed to particular pieces, designed and decades. There are patterns from the 1920s, 1930s, 1940s, 1950s, 1960s, 1970s and 1980s.

Fans went crazy for the movie star collection, and women adore Katharine Hepburn’s pants. If you sort the patterns by garment type, you will find some nice lingerie and raincoats. There are some great wedding dresses and maternity wear.

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Jul 23, 2019

The Democratization of Space

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Technological advances are driving down the cost and ease of getting into space, allowing a crowd of new actors, from developing countries to small start-ups, to get into the game. In the next space race, the main challenge will be figuring out how to regulate all the new activity.

Jul 22, 2019

Reno Tech Boom Prompts $1B Neon Line District

Posted by in categories: economics, entertainment

A developer is betting $1 billion on the largest development ever in Reno, Nevada, as the city reduces its economic reliance on the gambling industry.

Jacobs Entertainment Corplans to transform a 20-block area on the west side of Downtown Reno into a residential and entertainment district called the Neon Line District.

Colorado-based Jacobs Entertainment, led by chairman and CEO Jeffrey Jacobs, is known locally for two gambling properties in Reno, the Gold Dust West Casino and the Sands Regency Casino. According to the company’s website, Jacobs developed a similar district in Cleveland, the Nautica Entertainment Complex, which has 2 million visitors a year.

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Jul 20, 2019

Computer use later in life may prevent cognitive decline

Posted by in categories: computing, entertainment, neuroscience

Researchers found that using a computer, playing games, and participating in social activities may reduce the risk of mild cognitive impairment.

New research suggests that playing games, using a computer, and having a rich social life can keep mild cognitive impairment at bay.

Our brains go through changes as we get older, and some people may experience issues with memory, thinking, or judgment.

Jul 19, 2019

This Open-World Game Lets You Solve Mysteries As A Gang Of Cats

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Cat lovers from all over the world rejoice, developer Eric Blumrich is about to deliver you a treat. He is working on Peace Island, a video game which revolves around a group of felines going on adventures and solving mysteries together. If you ever wanted to see the world from a cat’s perspective, this game is your best chance to do so!

More info: patreon.com | youtube.com | kickstarter.com

Jul 19, 2019

Google Has an Astonishing Advantage In Its Smart New Plan to Dominate This $140 Billion Industry. (The Entire Thing Is Hiding in Plain Sight)

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Hardcore gamers predict Google’s no-console Stadia video games will fail, but Google doesn’t need them. The real target: the 57% of gamers who don’t want to buy a console.

Jul 18, 2019

This Guy Improves Hollywood Movies

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Meet Lizzy! Also known as Owl Kitty, she is the latest sensation that has hit Instagram and you can see why. Cats are well known for their skills at hunting, manipulating humans to get treats, and winding up the family dog. But did you know they are also excellent at acting? Well, some of them are.

Her cat dad, Thibault Charroppin, is a talented video editor and he decided to put his and her skills to good use by creating these hilarious movie clips. Her amazing performances have captured the hearts of her 445k Instagram following with some of the videos gathering over one million views.

We think she’s a star in the making, take a look and I’m sure that you’ll agree.

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