When scientists working at CERN discovered the HIggs Boson last year, it was expected they would find other new particles along with the Higgs as predicted by every model there was. But it was just a boson, and one that seemed to be way smaller than it should have been. The big (really big) implication here is that the universe may not have a “natural order” that every thinker and scientist from Aristotle to Einstein have been a fan of. In fact, our universe may be one of trillions who just happened to have physical laws just good enough for anything to exist at all and the laws of physics we so rely on only go so far before everything stops making sense.
If you’ve ever seen any American crime show, you’re quite familiar with Miranda rights, you have the right to remain silent, anything you say can be used against you in a court of law blah blah blah. Yesterday, the US Supreme Court ruled however that in order to invoke your right to remain silent, you must say so. Huh?
Invent a technology and someone will invent porn for it. And with the emerging popularity of the Oculus Rift VR goggles, a team of veteran game designers have gotten together to create an erotic game just for use with the Rift.
Nobody except for you likes artificial lime flavor.