Reality isn't as plain and simple as we often like to think. Several things we take for granted as true are, in reality, patently false. Scientists and philosophers have done their best to overthrow the theories of common sense—as you'll see by the t...
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Once at a picnic, I saw mathematicians crowding around the last game I would have expected: Tic-tac-toe.
Knowing how to convince people to do what you want can take you a long way - and we'll show you how, with the 8 most used persuasion techniques.
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In November of 2009 I was informed that sections of this web page had been illegally reproduced without permission by artist Seth Price through The author Fredric Rice (that is me) has put forth a great many hours and much effort creating this web p...
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The best survey of self-replication written to date is , a book co-authored by and , which describes all proposed and experimentally realized self-replicating systems that were publicly known as of 2004 ranging from nanoscale to macroscale sys...
Nanotechnology is an expected future manufacturing technology that will make most products lighter, stronger, cleaner, less expensive and more precise.
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The good educator insists on exercise, play, and plentiful sleep:
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