Future research can explore the interactions between a wormhole's exotic matter and any normal matter entering the wormhole, as well as more complex scenarios, such as what might happen if the wormhole is spinning, Gabella said. Other research directions could investigate how gravitational waves interact with both the normal and exotic matter in these scenarios, as well as "the variety of orbits that might occur between wormholes and you name it," he added. … [Read more...] about What would happen if a black hole fell into a wormhole?
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The biggest problem with all the Gears is the software, and over a six month period, we haven't seen Samsung touting any major software upgrades. Maybe now that the Tizen switch is complete, Samsung can start adding some more useful features. So far, our impression is that Samsung is still too much of a hardware manufacturer to go out on its own like this. While the heart rate monitor is nice, it is a hardware-driven feature from a hardware company. A fledgling form factor needs a hardcore software development team behind it that isn't afraid to rapidly iterate, but instead of rapidly iterating software, Samsung is rapidly iterating the hardware. Our major initial complaint about the Gear was that it wasn't very useful. After six months, the Gear line seems just as useful as it was at launch. … [Read more...] about Hands on with all three Samsung Gears: New hardware doesn’t fix software
A lack of confidence The 41-year-old Hytower, who has been teaching math for 18 years, initially planned a career in public relations. But a tight job market and a chance to teach on a temporary certification started her down a road of helping Georgia students reach their potential. She’s spent the past 13 years at the same racially diverse school she attended a quarter-century ago. … [Read more...] about Few Black educators win prestigious White House teaching award
The Last of Us Part II is getting its first major update this week, with developer Naughty Dog adding a slew of new visual and audio effect modifiers, optional cheat codes, and two new difficulty settings. The update will be available for all owners of the game for free on August 13th, and it should add a bit of much-needed replay value for those who may want to try the existing New Game Plus option or players still interested in trophy hunting. … [Read more...] about The Last of Us Part II’s first major update adds trippy visual effects, cheats, and permadeath
Rumor mill: As we approach the end of the summer, gamers are getting more and more anxious about the upcoming next-generation consoles. Other than getting to see some actual hands-on time, players are very interested in knowing when the the new consoles hits store shelves. For Xbox fans, at least, the wait for a release date might be over. We know without a doubt that Microsoft will release the Xbox Series X in November. In addition to it being the traditional launch month for the console, CFO Amy Hood accidentally let it slip in an investor call a few weeks ago. Earlier this week, Microsoft officially announced the XBSX would launch in November, but what day in November will we be able to grab one? … [Read more...] about Leaked packing crates indicate November 6 launch for Xbox Series X