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In our common experience, you can't get something for nothing. In the quantum realm, something really can emerge from nothing.
Far from acting as the conduits of a benevolent deity, these religious leaders threw the teachings of their own church out of the window.
Forget billions and billions. When it comes to the number of galaxies in the Universe, both theorists' and observers' estimates are too low.
The Industrial Revolution changed music forever, thanks to a combination of technological advances and clever entrepreneurs.
Magnetic monopoles began as a mere theoretical curiosity. They might hold the key to understanding so much more.
Francisco José de Goya y Lucientes is often labeled a quintessential Spanish artist, but his allegiance may well have lied with the French Enlightenment instead.
Bring not a bagpipe to a man in trouble.
A deep learning AI running on a supercomputer was able to link patterns of brain connectivity to political ideology.
Time will tell what the reign of Charles III will look like, but one thing is for sure: the “new Elizabethan age” is long gone.
Great genius is not born of lightning bolt-like moments of inspiration. In reality, perseverance plays the biggest role.
Einstein's "happiest thought" led to General Relativity's formulation. Would a different profound insight have led us forever astray?
Searching for truth in unorthodox ways can be a valuable exercise. But Anatoly Fomenko's alternate world history is just plain weird.
Intrapreneurs tap into the spirit of entrepreneurialism to innovate and find personal meaning at work, but organizations need to celebrate their efforts more.
If your computer crashes, it might be due to a star that exploded somewhere in the Universe millions of years ago.
Once merely a theoretical curiosity, they might be the key to understanding so much more. Out of all of the known particles — both fundamental and composite — there are a whole slew of properties […]
Our chart shows new additions since 1984 that have stuck around.
Researchers discover black holes that violate the uniqueness theorem and have "gravitational hair."
A curated list of must-watch films from Big Think readers.
It’s all about salesmanship.
The sacrifices of early astronauts paved the way for Apollo’s successes, and so much more. In all of history, only 24 humans have ever escaped Earth’s gravity. The very first launch […]
When we fail to help in a bad situation, we are morally responsible. So, why don't we pick up others' litter?
Genetic analysis reveals that a specimen collected in 2019 is the same subspecies as one caught more than a century earlier.
It's not about leaves in tall trees.