Benj G

6 Added | 1 Magazine | 34 Likes | 3 Following | @BenjG2016 | Keep up with Benj G on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “Benj G”

Erupting Volcano Lets Scientists Watch Rare Caldera Collapse

Patterns seen during the event may help volcano monitors around the world warn of dangerous activity days or even weeks in advance.<p>As gateways to the seething-hot heart of our planet, volcanoes are feared for their occasionally cataclysmic behavior. From Vesuvius to Krakatau, some of the most …

Pope Francis admits 1 in 50 priests is a pedophile.

Join is on Facebook: www.fb.com/occupythevatican<p>Pope Francis has revealed that around one in every 50 Catholic priests is a paedophile.<p>Condemning the …

Court tosses Kansas case that tried to challenge science education guidelines | Ars Technica

Group claimed new science education violated separation of church and state.<p>A federal appeals court has affirmed a lower court’s decision to dismiss …

Education

Another Dead Blasphemer—in Scotland

The stench of Islamic extremism has become all too common among the religious and community leaders of the U.K.<p>LONDON — Asad Shah was a much-loved …

Ice wall at Fukushima plant switched on, but will it work?

TOKYO (AP) — The operator of Japan's destroyed Fukushima nuclear plant switched on a giant refrigeration system on Thursday to create an unprecedented underground ice wall around its damaged reactors. Radioactive water has been flowing from the reactors, and other methods have failed to fully …

Nuclear Energy

Earth is warming 50x faster than when it comes out of an ice age

A major new study includes some scary implications about how rapidly humans are changing the Earth’s climate<p>Recently, The Guardian reported on a significant new study published in Nature Climate Change, finding that even if we meet our carbon reduction targets and stay below the 2°C global warming …

Climate Change