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50+ Fantastic and Innovation Ways to Reuse and Repurpose Empty Pill Bottles for the Organizer in You. Everybody has empty pill bottles at home. They have either been completely drained out of medicine or are about to. However, if you have plenty of pill bottles at home and are unsure about what to do with them, look no further. Here, there are many exciting ideas which would help you reuse and repurpose empty pill bottles at your own will. Needless to mention, these ideas would either decorate your pill bottle for a good show at an empty corner of your home or make you use them in a brand-new way – Reuse and Repurpose Empty Pill Bottles by Making Travel-Sized Shampoo Bottles If you are a person who travels a lot, then you must not throw pill bottles away at all. Pill Bottles for Decorating the House All by Yourself You can make small snowmen or human figures using pill bottles. In order to reuse and repurpose empty pill bottles all by your own choice, do check out the images below.

Images Source Adorable Snow Character Made Using Pill Bottle Blue Pill Bottle Fairy To Gift Kids. Researchers make coldest quantum gas of molecules. JILA researchers have made a long-lived, record-cold gas of molecules that follow the wave patterns of quantum mechanics instead of the strictly particle nature of ordinary classical physics.

The creation of this gas boosts the odds for advances in fields such as designer chemistry and quantum computing. As featured on the cover of the Feb. 22 issue of Science, the team produced a gas of potassium-rubidium (KRb) molecules at temperatures as low as 50 nanokelvin (nK). That's 50 billionths of a Kelvin, or just a smidge above absolute zero, the lowest theoretically possible temperature. The molecules are in the lowest-possible energy states, making up what is known as a degenerate Fermi gas. In a quantum gas, all of the molecules' properties are restricted to specific values, or quantized, like rungs on a ladder or notes on a musical scale. Chilling the gas to the lowest temperatures gives researchers maximum control over the molecules.

Basics in Kabbalah: Hod – GalEinai – Revealing the Torah's Inner Dimension. Hod Hod is the eighth of the ten sefirot, and the fifth of the emotive attributes within Creation. Hod appears in the configuration of the sefirot along the left axis, directly beneath gevurah, and corresponds in the tzelem Elokim to the left leg. Hod is associated in the soul with the power to continually advance, with the determination and perseverance born of deep inner commitment, toward the realization of one’s life goals. The acknowledgment of a supreme purpose in life, and the total submission of self which it inspires, serve to endow the source of one’s inspiration with an aura of splendor and majesty.

The hoda’ah aspect of hod also manifests itself as the power to express gratitude (thus qualifying it as a sefiroticresponse to chesed), as well as the power of “confession” (vidui). The two sefirot of netzach and hod are referred to as “two halves of a single body.” Netzach and hod are referred to in the Zohar as “the scales of justice.” A giant neuron has been found wrapped around the entire circumference of the brain. For the first time, scientists have detected a giant neuron wrapped around the entire circumference of a mouse's brain, and it's so densely connected across both hemispheres, it could finally explain the origins of consciousness.

Using a new imaging technique, the team detected the giant neuron emanating from one of the best-connected regions in the brain, and say it could be coordinating signals from different areas to create conscious thought. This recently discovered neuron is one of three that have been detected for the first time in a mammal's brain, and the new imaging technique could help us figure out if similar structures have gone undetected in our own brains for centuries.

You can see them highlighted in the image at the top of the page. Lead researcher Christof Koch told Sara Reardon at Nature that they've never seen neurons extend so far across both regions of the brain before. Helen Thomson reported for New Scientist at the time: Szünidei időtöltés: makramé karkötő – FonalDesign. Elérkezett a szünidő, ami az elején igen érdekes és izgalmas, de egy idő után unalmassá tud válni. Ilyen alkalmakra kitűnő elfoglaltság, ha a gyerekek társaságban, vagy egyénileg karkötőt készítenek. Ehhez gyűjtöttem ma pár lehetséges elkészítési módot: További ötletekért iratkozz fel fent, jobb oldalon a FonalDesign Ötletfüzetek sorozatra, melyet két hetente, csütörtökön küldök! Kellemes nyarat lányok, fiúk! Forrás: képekre kattintva. Blood Knot | How to tie a Blood Knot | Bends Knots. Uses: The Blood Knot is a favorite knot for fly fisherman. It is primarily used to join two lines of similar size, e.g., when joining sections of leader or tippet, and is one of the best knots for this purpose.

The strength of the knot depends on making at least five, and up to seven, turns on each side of the center Pulling the Knot Tight: When lubricated and pulled tight, the knot changes its structure. Pulling on each line forces the wrapped turns to redistribute the twists so that the inner strand becomes an outer wrap (not illustrated in the animation using rope). Tying it: There are several methods of tying it. The animation shows each half being created separately, which provides a good picture of the structure.

Alternative: An alternative method is to just overlap the two ends and twist them together for about ten to fourteen turns. Whichever method is used, the knot is usually symmetrical about the middle. New Research on Plant Intelligence May Forever Change How You Think about Plants. The Intelligent Plant. That is the title of a recent article in The New Yorker — and new research is showing that plants have astounding abilities to sense and react to the world. But can a plant be intelligent? Some plant scientists insist they are — since they can sense, learn, remember and even react in ways that would be familiar to humans. Michael Pollan, author of such books as The Omnivore’s Dilemma and The Botany of Desire, wrote the New Yorker piece about the developments in plant science.

The new research, he says, is in a field called plant neurobiology — which is something of a misnomer, because even scientists in the field don’t argue that plants have neurons or brains. “They have analagous structures,” Pollan explains. And we assume you need ears to hear. Pollan says plants have all the same senses as humans, and then some. So what about pain? “You can put a plant out with a human anesthetic. … And not only that, plants produce their own compounds that are anesthetic to us.” Physicists just discovered a second state of liquid water. It’s one of the most fundamental compounds on Earth, and it makes up roughly 60 percent of the human body, and yet water is turning out to be stranger than we could have ever imagined.

Researchers have been investigating the physical properties of water, and found that when it’s heated to between 40 and 60 degrees Celsius, it hits a 'crossover temperature', and appears to start switching between two different states of liquid. As a chemical compound, water is so vital to life on Earth, we’ve been underestimating how legitimately weird it is.

We’ve all gotten so used to it, it’s hard to imagine things getting any more complex than the three basic states: solid, liquid, gas. (Under very rare circumstances, a plasma-like state can also form.) But in many ways, plain, old water is unlike any other substance on the planet. With the exception of Mercury, water has the highest surface tension of all liquids. It also has a bizarre boiling point. So what's going on here? Johns Hopkins psychedelics research keeps finding medical uses / Boing Boing. Johns Hopkins is among several institutions challenging a key tenet of outlawing psychedelics: that they have "no medicinal use. " Baltimore Magazine examines the progress made by key researchers Roland Griffiths and Bill Richards. Snip: Ten years ago, Hopkins researchers, led by Griffiths and Bill Richards, a 76-year-old clinical psychologist whose work with psilocybin dates back to the heady days of psychedelic research in the early ’60s, published their first paper on their new pilot studies.

Cited as a landmark report by former National Institute on Drug Abuse Director Charles Schuster, the ongoing research at Hopkins—and now other universities—has begun revealing a host of potentially dramatic therapeutic applications for the ancient psychedelic used by indigenous Mexican and South American communities in religious rituals for thousands of years. . • The Existential Medicine (Baltimore) Image: Jake Cook report this ad Ballistic gel "farts" after a bullet passes through it.

Physicists just discovered electrons behaving like light in graphene... but better. Just when you thought graphene couldn't get any more awesome, physicists have for the first time spotted electrons in this atomically-thin material behaving like particles of light... only better. This strange behaviour was first predicted in 2007, but has never been reproduced experimentally until now - and the phenomenon could lead to a whole new way of making super-efficient electronics.

In the new study, the electrons displayed negative refraction - which means they'd changed their path as they crossed a boundary between two regions of graphene. That meant they could be manipulated in graphene using optical devices like lenses and prisms. "The ability to manipulate electrons in a conducting material like light rays opens up entirely new ways of thinking about electronics," said lead researcher Cory Dean from Columbia University.

"For example, the switches that make up computer chips operate by turning the entire device on or off, and this consumes significant power," he adds. Scientists have found a bizarre similarity between human cells and neutron stars. If you were to compare yourself to a neutron star, you probably wouldn’t find very many things in common. After all, neutron stars – celestial bodies with super strong magnetic fields – are made from collapsed star cores, lie light-years away from Earth, and don’t even watch Netflix. But, according to new research, we share at least one similarity: the geometry of the matter that makes us. Researchers have found that the 'crust' (or outer layers) of a neutron star has the same shape as our cellular membranes. This could mean that, despite being fundamentally different, both humans and neutron stars are constrained by the same geometry. "Seeing very similar shapes in such strikingly different systems suggests that the energy of a system may depend on its shape in a simple and universal way," said one of the researchers, astrophysicist Charles Horowitz, from Indiana University, Bloomington.

D. You can see the ER structures (left) compared to the neutron stars (right) below: The Process Of Cosmic Self-Destruction at the Speed of Light. A theory pondered over often by scientists is whether the annihilation of the universe would be as easy as pushing a button. Furthermore, the process of cosmic self-destruction would wipe out everything, including life, so efficiently that the known form of the universe may never exist again. The theory has recently been explained further in a video, which gives more insight on how self-destruction comes down to energy levels and stability. According to science explainer Kurzgesagt, there is more energy in a system when the level of energy is higher. However, objects throughout the universe are becoming more stable because they are trying to shed energy to attain their ground state.

As per to the explanation given in the video, the ground state theory is true in the bizarre arena of quantum mechanics that oversees how the universe works on the subatomic scale. “If you feel slightly worried now, don’t be,” the video explains to cheer things up.


Why We Cry: The Science of Sobbing and Emotional Tearing. By Maria Popova Why it’s easier to prevent a crying spell than to stop one already underway. The human body is an extraordinary machine, and our behavior an incessant source of fascination. In Curious Behavior: Yawning, Laughing, Hiccupping, and Beyond (public library), psychology and neuroscience professor Robert R. Provine undertakes an “analysis and celebration of undervalued, informative, and sometimes disreputable human behavior” by applying the lens of anthropologically-inspired, observational “Small Science” — “small because it does not require fancy equipment and a big budget, not because it’s trivial” — to a wealth of clinical research into the biology, physiology, and neuropsychology of our bodily behaviors. Take, for instance, the science of what we call “crying,” a uniquely human capacity — a grab-bag term that consists of “vocal crying,” or sobbing, and “emotional tearing,” our quiet waterworks. Provine explains: Photograph via Flickr Commons Donating = Loving Share on Tumblr.

This Interview With Nikola Tesla From 1899 Reveals His Extraordinary Personality. Quantum Consciousness: Empathy And Entanglement. It is fair to say that our global civilization now finds itself at a critical crossroads of development, in terms of natural resources, material systems, and modes of thinking — a physical and psychical criticality. It thus becomes imperative that we orientate our perceptive faculties in favour of the potential evolutionary transformation of human consciousness. In recent years our western societies, at least, have developed in detriment to conscious evolution. This is one of the major reasons behind the cultural failings of our critical times. There has been little preparation, discussion, and research into how humanity, both physically and mentally, can deal with great change when it disrupts both scientific and religious belief systems.

The human brain is a collection of nerve cells that operates like a multi-layered frequency receptor. The vulnerability of this process is that we become too accustomed to particular perceptual patterns and ignore other sensory inputs or influences.

Relativity and anti relativity

Quantum Theory. Biology. Experiment opens the door to multi-party quantum communication -- ScienceDaily. In the world of quantum science, Alice and Bob have been talking to one another for years. Charlie joined the conversation a few years ago, but now with spacelike separation, scientists have measured that their communication occurs faster than the speed of light. For the first time, physicists at the Institute for Quantum Computing (IQC) at the University of Waterloo have demonstrated the distribution of three entangled photons at three different locations (Alice, Bob and Charlie) several hundreds of metres apart, proving quantum nonlocality for more than two entangled photons. The findings of the experiment, Experimental Three-Particle Quantum Nonlocality under Strict Locality Conditions, are published in Nature Photonics today.

Once described by Einstein as "spooky action at a distance," this three-photon entanglement leads to interesting possibilities for multi-party quantum communication. First, photon triplets were generated in Resch's lab -- the Alice in the experiment.


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