Harvard physicist Cumrun Vafa is one of string theory’s strongest proponents. But this summer, other string theorists have been reeling from his latest conjecture, which might invalidate their ideas built on a decade-long assumption that dark energy is constant. Vafa’s work implies that dark energy’s value changes.
A non-constant dark energy is a consequence of Vafa and his collaborators’...View more »
Uber drivers get ratings, but as a passenger, so do you. We found a handy script to get your Uber passenger rating, but that loophole got shut down pretty fast. Turns out, there's an easier way: just ask.Find Out Your Uber Passenger Rating with this Script
Uber is a great way to get a ride without having to hail a cab. When you finish a ride, you get a…Read more Read
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I feel incredible pressure pretty much all of the time. Being a mom is like that, I guess. When my son went on an overnight student council camping trip and decided it would be a funny prank to squirt shampoo into one of the teacher’s overnight bags (that ended up actually being a laptop bag) I felt that I was at fault. Like, I never explicitly said to not empty a bottle of Dial for men into...View more »
So, with the Elio trying to get (anemic FWD) legislative traction Senator David Vitter (D) from their home state of LA has introduced the 'Autocyle Safety Act'. The idea being to codify the standards that three wheeled vehicles need to meet so they no longer are in the weird straddled area of motorcycle/car regulations that has caused things like the Polaris Slingshot to be declared...View more »
Ya es oficial. Ron Howard es el nuevo director de la película en solitario de Han Solo . Después de que Phil Lord y Chris Miller abandonaran el film por diferencias creativas de Lucasfilm, es hora de que Howard termine el trabajo.Los directores de la película de Han Solo abandonan la producción antes de acabar el rodaje
Sorpresa en la esperada producción de Disney sobre Han Solo. La...View more »
A pregnant Memphis, Tenn., woman says she was pepper-sprayed and thrown to the ground by an apartment-complex security guard.
According to Fox 13 Memphis, the woman, Camri Denton, who says she is two to three months pregnant, and her family were helping their mom, whose Bent Tree apartment had caught fire.
Denton told the news station that security was instructing her to leave when she told...View more »
ABC 1983. IMDb says one episode so that is pretty short-lived. ABC did promote it heavily, looking at the commercial blocks.The 1/2 Hour Comedy Hour (TV Series 1983– )
With Joan Collins, Arsenio Hall, Jan Hooks, Rod Hull. Arsenio Hall and Thom Sharp hosted this…Read more Read
Timberland makes a surprising amount of offerings that you don’t need to work construction to appreciate. And with Nordstrom Rack’s Timberland Event, your boots will be made for walkin’ and a lot more.
Nikita Bulatov is a freelance artist based in Moscow.
The Switch is out and I want it. Bad. But not for the reasons you may think. I find myself in new situation I have never experienced before as a gamer: being married. Cue the Nintendo Switch. Simply put, this system is a great console for couples and families. It offers surprising mobility, strong performance, and a diverse library.
Admittedly I originally ignored the Switch. Many people like...View more »
Japanese cooking can seem intimidating, but Morimoto (of Iron Chef fame) makes it approachable with his home cooking cookbook:
Chef Morimoto reveals the magic of authentic Japanese food, showing home cooks how building a pantry of half a dozen easy-to-find ingredients allows them access to hundreds of...View more »
Apparently, everyone at Tesla overlooked the fact that just one of the Model 3’s interior door panels was brown. Although it’s said that these cars go through a number of checks before leaving the factory, not to mention the process once they move to a delivery center, the issue remained unnoticed. This...View more »
The Jalopnik supported official IMSA Spotter Guide for the 12 hours of Sebring is now available to download HERE.
This is the final version with new liveries from Alegra Racing and the #11 Change Lamborghini.
Coverage on Fox Sports (check listings) in the US and Internationally on the IMSA website and app. Full auido by IMSA Radio, available on the IMSA website or RadioLeMans.com
I was trying to copy and paste this from my blog, but kinja is so buggy it keeps dropping parts of the post, so here’s the link. for anybody interested in seeing the guts of a NOS Soubitez bottle generator lighting system.
This is a small generator powered off of the sidewall of the bike’s front tire. It’s actually a very simple magneto which produces six volts and three watts for a tiny...View more »
In a disastrous social media interaction that we can’t help but categorize as “Extremely Online,” well-known screenwriter and (alleged!) garbage human Terry Rossio has found himself facing some serious internet blowback this weekend, after deciding to use this amazing marvel of communication and technology to compare people who speak ill of anti-vaccination activists to those who might refer...View more »