Angela Arredondo

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Bernie Sanders, Barack Obama have new spider species named in their honor

Scientists bestowed an honor to Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders, former first lady Michelle Obama and former President Barack Obama.<p>Researchers and students at the University of Vermont named 15 new species of smiley-faced spiders and drew inspiration from the Obamas, Sanders, actor Leonardo DiCaprio, …

Rapper B.o.B believes the Earth is flat, and he just started a GoFund to prove it to everyone

Making fun of flat-Earth believers is pretty low-hanging fruit, so rather than wasting your time mocking the completely idiotic notion that a grand …

Gene therapy could prevent Alzheimer's, study suggests

A genetic treatment that delivers a virus to a gene in the brain could be used treat early-stage Alzheimer's disease, says research published in the …

Where the border fence meets the sea, a strange beach scene contrasting the U.S. and Mexico

Thrusting into the sky from the edge of the Pacific, Tijuana's lighthouse, or <i>faro</i>, sends out a beacon where the northwestern nook of Latin America edges against the southwestern tip of the United States.<p>A coastal esplanade south of the fence marking the international boundary is both a beachy …

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California would be first to give residents a third gender option

California is moving to make it easier for transgender people to identify as the gender of their choice with legislation that would give residents a …

Los Angeles wildfires: City battles 'largest fire in history'

<b>Hundreds of Los Angeles residents have been allowed to return home, as the largest wildfires in the city's history appear to be easing.</b><p>The fires, covering about 5,000 acres, started in La Tuna Canyon on Friday, triggering a state of emergency.<p>"We've turned the corner, but this is not over," Mayor …

Does it matter to the rest of the world if President Trump is racist?

In the past two weeks, I have visited Latin America, the Middle East and Africa. In each, the conversation inevitably turns to President Trump — but not in the way that he might imagine. He is a source of morbid fascination everywhere. The most common question I get is, “How long do you think he …

Is catastrophe the only cure for inequality?

Author Walter Scheidel explains why violence is “the great leveller”.<p>Inequality, authors of the left usually argue, is not inevitable. The gap …