Quantum computing seems to be the way of the future, but right now, only a few people have access to the technology. And that’s why Google is teaming up with NASA to create a quantum computing lab, giving scientists, students and engineers the opportunity to see what they can do with it.
While a new version of Cosmos, the monumental Carl Sagan science miniseries from 1970, has been in the works since 2011, it was just recently confirmed that astronomer extraordinaire Neil DeGrasse Tyson will in fact be taking Sagan’s place as your guide through the universe.
While terms like “alpha wolf” and “alpha dog” have become common phrases in the English language, it turns out that the alpha dog led social structure of wolves and dogs is grossly oversimplified and is based on studies of canines in the 1940s. It’s not entirely incorrect— there is generally a wolf that’s more socially dominant than others, but the same is true in most mammalian social groups.