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New Higgs Boson Discovery Could Help Solve Cosmic Puzzle

New Higgs Boson Discovery Could Help Solve Cosmic Puzzle

Scientists can’t take pictures of the Higgs boson. But they can find proof of its existence by watching “E=mc2” play out in hundreds of millions of particle collisions per second and detecting how it decays into other particles they do know how to spot. Now, six years after officially discovering…

Boston Dynamics’ ATLAS Robot Is Now A Backflipping Cyborg Supersoldier

Boston Dynamics’ ATLAS Robot Is Now A Backflipping Cyborg Supersoldier

Ten minutes ago, I was cautiously optimistic that one day we’d live and work side-by-side with robots in perfect harmony. Then Boston Dynamics posted a video of its ATLAS humanoid robot performing incredible jumps and backflips, and now I’m ready to go find a cave somewhere and hide.