Ari Cheremeteff

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A red-hot mobile game just cracked 130 million downloads

The app now has 13o million downloads, according to The Wall Street Journal. That's a significant jump from 100 million last month.<p>The app has dominated the App Store, rising to the No. 1 spot and staying there for 66 consecutive days. That shatters the previous 36-day record held by the 2012 hit …

Hidden Cameras Reveal the Secret Life of the Serengeti

Many hands, or in this case, many eyes, make light work. It’s a saying that scientists studying wildlife on the Serengeti recently put to the test.<p>Dr. Craig Packer, founder of the Serengeti Lion Project, and one of his graduate students, Ali Swanson, wanted to understand how so many species were …

Astronauts on the ISS are feasting on irradiated turkey for Thanksgiving

While millions of Americans are about to gather around a table topped with turkey, stuffing, and all other sorts of Thanksgiving fare, two in particular are preparing for a much different meal. Almost 300 miles above the Earth's surface, NASA Astronauts Terry Virts and Barry Wilmore are building a …

Teaching Kenya's Warriors to Make Peace With Fast-Disappearing Lions

National Geographic Emerging Explorer Shivani Bhalla enlists locals to save lions.<p><i>Editor's note: Shivani Bhalla is one of National Geographic's 2014 emerging explorers, a designation that honors tomorrow's visionaries—those making discoveries, making a difference, and inspiring people to care about</i> …

EPA Chief Defends Administration on Environmental Justice

Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Gina McCarthy on Monday defended the administration’s record on environmental justice, saying that new …

Environmental Justice

The tar sands horror story you weren’t supposed to hear

Toxic emissions forced a family out of their home — and Big Oil tried to buy their silence<p>The oil industry was willing to pay big money to keep this one quiet. Instead, ThinkProgress has the heartbreaking story of a family forced out of Alberta by the exploitation of Canada's oil sands (the ones …

Pipeline boost? Keystone XL report may disappoint project's foes

The State Department is expected to release an environmental analysis on the Keystone XL oil pipeline on Friday that may disappoint environmentalists and opponents of the proposed project, according to individuals briefed on the matter.<p>Congressional sources, though, made clear that the analysis is …

Associated Press News

Vodka to blame for early deaths of Russian men: study

Russians may toast with the words “Na zdorovie” — "to your health" — but a new study finds that many Russian men are often literally drinking themselves to death.<p>Russian men who drink three bottles of vodka a week double their risk of dying over the next 20 years, the study shows. It helps explain …

Alcohol

17 Drugstore Beauty Finds Every Girl Needs

One of our biggest gripes about winter in the Windy City isn't the increased commuting time or the grim street-parking situation. Rather, it's our …

Associated Press News

Architecture in 2014: singing bins, talking pavements and skygardens

<b>Still high on brandy butter</b><p>It may sound like a prediction made while still high on brandy butter, drunk with New Year optimism, but 2014 will see an increase in the volume and quality of social housing built by local authorities for the first time in decades. After a rule change that allows …

Man Builds Home for $11,000 Using Local Found Materials

Kayaking instructor and boatbuilder Brian Schulz embarked on an ambitious construction project that took him about a year and a half to complete. The end result is a beautiful home in the woods that cost only $11,000! Inspired by Japanese architecture, the <i>Japanese Forest House</i> (as Schulz aptly …

Rustic

Associated Press News

Measuring Greenhouse Gases

<b>It is not at all trivial to make precise measurements of greenhouse gas concentrations in the atmosphere, but exactly this is needed when assessing</b> …

Climate Change

Associated Press News