Three Surprising Facts About the Physics of Magnets

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News Story Source: https://www.space.com, By Paul Sutter
Sutter is also host of Ask a Spaceman and Space Radio, and leads AstroTours around the world. Sutter contributed this article to Space.com’s Expert Voices: Op-Ed & Insights.

Magnets and the magnetic force are ubiquitous in our everyday lives, helping to guide us in unfamiliar territory and attach our kids’ artwork to the fridge. But other than those common examples, magnetic fields always seem to play second fiddle in the symphony of forces in the universe. Sure, every once in a long while they may get to call the shots — like in the extremely dangerous environments of a magnetar or the extremely useful environments of an NMR scanner — but for the most part they simply exist, getting pushed around by their more powerful cousins.

But despite their relative insignificance, they hold a few secrets.

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Albert Edwards: Trump’s Tariffs Have Launched A Chinese “Death Wobble”

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News Story Source: https://www.zerohedge.com,
Two months ago, Albert Edwards first suggested that investors are focusing on the wrong catalyst for the next crash, which according to the grumpy SocGen strategist would emerge out of China, contending that as Trump exerts mounting pressure on the Chinese economy via tariffs, “the worry is that a Chinese policy response will send the global markets into a tailspin, just as the August 2015 devaluation did.”

Today, in his latest note, Edwards doubles down on his assertion that a China hard-landing may be “the grey rhino that investors are ignoring” even as he once again admits that “naysayers, such as I, have consistently been proved wrong about the ability of China’s policymakers to successfully navigate choppy waters without capsizing the economic ship. And it is wholly natural that investors, having been proved overly bearish about the economy in the past, have given up worrying about a Chinese hard landing – but now that ship looks to
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Samsung Files for Cryptocurrency Trademarks in the EU For Smartphones

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News Story Source: https://www.ccn.com
Electronics giant Samsung has filed applications for three blockchain-related trademark requests for smartphones.

Based on the descriptions provided by the company, the three European trademark requests relate to providing crypto custody services on smartphones, which indicates that Samsung may be planning to make its entry into the ‘blockchain smartphone’ market following the recent release of HTC’s Exodus 1 and Sirin Labs’ FINNEY, both of which also offer crypto custody.

Dutch tech news blog Galaxy Club reports that the three requested patents are called ‘Blockchain KeyStore’, ‘Blockchain key box’ and ‘Blockchain Core’ – names that clearly hint at the direction the world’s largest smartphone maker is taking. The timing of the news again underlines the fact that despite the well-documented woes of the crypto market in 2018, a number of influential businesses like Samsung and HTC believe that cryptocurrencies and blockch
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Interview with Roger Ver – BSV vs BCH, Lawsuit, Fork, Craig Wright

Read more on this subject: Science, Medicine and TechnologyNews Story Source: https://www.youtube.comRoger Ver is back for another interview! A lot has happened since our last chat here on the channel. We are discussing BSV vs BCH, Lawsuit, Fork, Craig… Continue reading

12-12-18 — James Corbett – Dr Judy Mikovits (MP3s LOADED)

Read more on this subject: Declare Your Independence with Ernest HancockDeclare Your Independence with Ernest Hancock – Radio Radio/Video Program on 2018-12-12James Corbett (The Corbett Report) on a variety of world news headlines – Dr Judy Mikovits (P… Continue reading

Can Liberals Survive the Apocalypse? This is Funny!

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News Story Source: https://www.youtube.com
Doomsday Prepper’s conservative off grid living and survival expert, Rick Austin (AKA The Survivalist Gardener) and the founder of Prepper Camp, teaches the Daily Show’s liberal Desi Lydic about survival and prepping.

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Interview 1405 – Gerry Docherty on the Hidden History of WWI

Read more on this subject: Corbett ReportNews Story Source: https://www.corbettreport.comGerry Docherty, co-author with Jim MacGregor of Hidden History: The Secret Origins of the First World War, joins us for an in-depth discussion about the real origi… Continue reading

Running a 5000btu air conditioner on Harbor Freight solar panels?

Read more on this subject: Science, Medicine and TechnologyNews Story Source: https://www.youtube.comin this video I test out a 5000 BTU air conditioner with 150 watts of Harbor Freight solar panels, 352 amp hours of deep cycle batteries, and a power i… Continue reading