Weird! Our Universe May Be a ‘Multiverse,’ Scientists Say


Is our universe just one of many? While the concept is bizarre, it’s a real possibility, according to scientists who have devised the first test to investigate the idea.
The potential that we live in a multiverse arises from a theory called eternal inflation, which posits thatshortly after the Big Bang that formed the universe, space-time expanded at different rates in different places, giving rise to bubble universes that may function with their own separate laws of physics.
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Weird! Our Universe May Be a ‘Multiverse,’ Scientists Say

Is our universe just one of many? While the concept is bizarre, it’s a real possibility, according to scientists who have devised the first test to investigate the idea.

The potential that we live in a multiverse arises from a theory called eternal inflation, which posits thatshortly after the Big Bang that formed the universe, space-time expanded at different rates in different places, giving rise to bubble universes that may function with their own separate laws of physics.

Keep reading.

NGC 6357 - Such a beautiful sight.

NGC 6357 - Such a beautiful sight.

Invisibility Cloak Developed by Student

A student from St. Andrews University in Fife has developed an optical sphere, that goes some way to creating an invisibility cloak.

Janos Perczel, 22, an undergraduate student at St. Andrews, said that light can be bent around an object by slowing it down, creating an optical illusion.

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Anonymous Vows To Destroy Facebook On November 5 [VIDEO]

According to a statement by the online activist group Anonymous, a huge attack on the popular social networking site Facebook is planned for November 5th, aimed at “destroying” Facebook.

Anonymous Logo

While there’s still debate on whether this statement is real and has actually come from the clan, its format is identical to its previous statements, published both in text form and in a text-to-speech video. On its statement, Anonymous claims that Facebook has sold sensitive information belonging to its users to authoritarian governments, such as Egypt’s. According to Anonymous, Facebook’s privacy settings are meaningless, since all data is recorded on the site’s servers and can be retrieved at anytime, if the site’s management so wishes:

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Flowchart: Do You Have to Wake Up Yet? - (Click to view larger)

Rise and shine! Or don’t!

Flowchart: Do You Have to Wake Up Yet? - (Click to view larger)

Rise and shine! Or don’t!

(via collegehumor)

Aircraft set to reach 20 times the speed of sound in test flight

An experimental, arrowhead-shaped aircraft that could reach blistering speeds of 13,000 mph above the Pacific Ocean is set to blast off Wednesday from Vandenberg Air Force Base, northwest of Santa Barbara.

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London’s Burning.

"What are you doing?" "We getting our taxes back!" Because your taxes go to random chain stores? Stupid fucking looters.

join-the-lemon:

ladies, listen and learn

thescienceofreality:

An insanely awesome video that gives a short introduction to Einstein’s Theory of Relativity.

The faster that you move through space, the slower you move through time.

(via physicsphysics)