Waves that drive global weather patterns finally explained, thanks to inspiration from bagel-shaped quantum matter

They are about as far apart as two things in science can be: a type of ocean wave that helps drive the El Niño climate cycle, and quantum materials that, thanks to a particularly strange bit of physics, have insulating interiors and conduct current along their surface. Yet, in a remarkable case of lateral thinking, […]

Rafael Nadal reveals inspiration to return from injury to reach world No1 after China Open

“I had some injuries, but good thing is I keep having the passion for the game and the love for what I am doing and the spirit of overcome tough situations in terms of physical issues,” Nadal said. “Of course, the spirit of improvement: every day when I wake up, going on court with the […]

Moto Reveals Which Smartphones Will Get Android 8.0 Oreo, Moto G4 Missing From List

Lenovo-owned Moto brand has now released a list of the Moto devices that will receive Android Oreo update and while most recent devices have made the cut, Moto G4 devices, which were launched less than two years ago are found missing. The company has now confirmed the smartphones that will receive the update and says […]

How Intel Core chips could take over two-factor authentication from your phone

Password manager Dashlane is one of the first consumer-facing companies to take advantage of a little-known feature within Intel’s 8th-generation Corechips that could become much more popular: enabling two-factor authentication with just your PC, and not your phone. What’s known as Universal Second Factor (U2F) authentication lives within the 8th-generation Core architecture. Typically, two-factor authentication (2FA)—recommended for […]

Women’s Euro 2017: England take ‘huge inspiration’ from national support

Coverage: Listen on BBC Radio 5 live and online; live text commentary on the BBC Sport website; live on Channel Four England’s Euro 2017 squad will take “major confidence” from fans believing they can win the competition, says coach Mark Sampson. Their 1-0 victory over France on Sunday was watched by 3.3 million people, making it the biggest peak […]

Drawing inspiration from Kalam

In an artistic endeavour to propagate the ideals of former President A. P. J. Abdul Kalam, youth, mainly comprising students from various educational institutions in the town, painted a large portrait of the visionary scientist on the sprawling Pavilion Grounds on the occasion his second death anniversary here on Thursday. Endowed with creative ingenuity, the […]

The ‘Spawn’ Movie Will Draw Inspiration From ‘Jaws,’ Todd McFarlane Says

The Spawn movie has been long gestating — presumably, in the bowels of hell — but fans of the comic book antihero were finally put at ease with news of a new Spawn film at this past weekend’s San Diego Comic-Con. With Spawn creator Todd McFarlane announced as the writer and director of the Spawn movie under Blumhouse Productions, you may be excited to […]