“A light was turned off today…”

“A light was turned off today,” NASA scientist Firouz Naderi posted on Instagram today after the death of Maryam Mirzakhani, the first woman as well as being the first Iranian to receive the prestigious Fields Medal for mathematics. She died after a battle with breast cancer earlier today. Born in 1977, she was, and still…

Can you put an equation to happiness?

Yeah, it’s true. Scientists have created an equation that can determine how happy you can be at a given moment. To me, personally, it looks like a bunch of gibberish which I can only hope to understand. But in plain English, it shows the relationship between your expectations for how good (or bad) something’s gonna…