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This soul-crushing video of a starving polar bear on dry land shows how global warming is destroying wildlife

A video of a starving wild polar bear roaming around dry land looking for food has gone viral.<p>In the heartbreaking footage, taken in Canada's northerly Baffin Islands, the bony male polar bear slowly ambles along dry land.<p>Head down, he rummages in a nearby rubbish bin looking for food. When he …

The Great Filter Might Be What's Preventing Aliens from Reaching Us

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Atlantic City was once a bustling tourist hub — here's how it has changed

Atlantic City was once New Jersey's largest tourist attraction. As the first city to provide gambling outside of Nevada, it provided those on the East Coast a place to vacation on the beach and gamble.<p>But the city has seen hard times these past few years; five of the city's 12 casinos closed …

North Korean Defector Mysteriously Reemerges in North in Haunting Video

On camera, she appears on the brink of tears. Her pale face cringes as she explains a hellish existence she says she endured in South Korea, where she first escaped to in 2014.<p>"In a society where money determines everything, there was only physical, psychological pain for a woman like me who …

Is the Universe Conscious?

Some of the world's most renowned scientists are questioning whether the cosmos has an inner life similar to our own.<p>For centuries, modern science has been shrinking the gap between humans and the rest of the universe, from Isaac Newton showing that one set of laws applies equally to falling apples …

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Trump "believes the climate is changing," Nikki Haley says

President Trump "believes the climate is changing, and he believes pollutants are part of that equation," U.N. Ambassador Nikki Haley said Saturday …

Schiff: Dems failed to explain why people should care about Russia

<b>Chicago (CNN) —</b> While many are focused on what Russia did in last year's US election and whether there was collusion with the Trump campaign, the Democrat leading the House probe says he has an equally urgent concern: How to deal with the inevitable next attack.<p>"Where I think Democrats really fell …

UFO expert Max Spiers 'vomited black fluid' before his death, inquest hears

The death earlier this year of Max Spiers, a British Ufologist, has continued to prompt intense speculation among conspiracy theorists, as an inquest in Kent this week heard he "vomited two litres of black fluid" shortly before he died.<p>Spiers, 39, originally from Canterbury, was found dead at an …

Astronomers Have Traced The Source of The Most Powerful Radio Signal Ever Received From Space

It's not coming from inside the Milky Way.<p>Scientists have observed the most powerful fast radio burst (FRB) ever – an intensely brilliant burst of …

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We May Have Found a Way to Cheat the Second Law of Thermodynamics

Physicists created a new quantum theorem for entropy, and included is a possible exception.<p>The Second Law of Thermodynamics says that entropy in the universe must always increase. It's an immutable law of physics, and it's the reason you can't get free energy or perpetual motion machines. But a …

Canadian scientists’ claim of extra-terrestrial life sparks interest

The science community is keeping a wary eye on a Canadian research team's claim of finding possible homes for life in outer space.<p>The researchers from Universite Laval in Quebec City say analysis of some unusual signals has helped them identify 234 potential systems that might be playing host to …

Can Twitter Censor Terrorists and Trolls Without Silencing Free Speech?

5 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Twitter is taking aggressive steps to rid the site of terrorists and trolls. The platform has suspended hundreds of thousands of accounts linked to radical extremism, clarified its rules on abuse, and rolled out new tools to …

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One of the world's biggest torrent sites has abruptly shut down

Torrentz, a search engine for finding torrent files, has ceased operations, telling users: "Torrentz will always love you. Farewell."<p>The site, founded in 2003, differed from many other torrent sites (like The Pirate Bay) in that it didn't host any torrent files itself. Instead, it acted as a …

The glut strikes back as oil returns to brink of bear market

The bullish spirit that gripped oil traders as industry giants from Saudi Arabia to Goldman Sachs Group Inc. declared the supply glut over is rapidly ebbing away.<p>Oil is poised for a drop of 20 per cent since early June, meeting the definition of a bear market. While excess crude production is …

What It Costs to Be "Too Gay" in Public

Dave Holmes on Orlando and the way we live now.<p>As the grim news continues to come in from Orlando, as the death toll continues to rise, and the lines at the blood banks continue to grow, and the thoughts and prayers begin to stack up, one ugly phrase clanks around in my head: "angry at two men …

Racketeering Lawsuit Exposing Nationwide Vote Rigging in DNC Primaries Could Derail Clinton

Corte Madera, CA – A major lawsuit is on the precipice of being filed by the Institute for American Democracy and Election Integrity, the …

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Science Just Gave You an Awesome Reason to Get High and Masturbate All Day

The benefits of stoned sex are well-documented. Numerous studies have pointed out smoking weed can have aphrodisiac effects, relaxing your …

5 Major Earthquakes In 48 Hours As A Seismologist Warns ‘Catastrophic Mega Earthquakes’ Are Coming

<b>Why is the crust of the Earth shaking so violently all of a sudden?</b><p>Over the past 48 hours, there have been five major earthquakes globally, and one …