Cheryl “Peanut” Martin

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3 Plants That Generate Oxygen Even at Night – Get One for Your Bedroom

Photosynthesis is the process in which the plants produce oxygen essential for our living. So, they have an extremely important role, right?<p>Also, …

Plants

Archaic-Period Artifacts Unearthed on Greek Island

ATHENS, GREECE—Recent excavations on Greece’s island of Despotiko have continued to uncover a sanctuary dedicated to Apollo, its surrounding …

Archaeology

Science Says There's One Way to Know if Someone Is Truly Trustworthy

Choose carefully.<p>When it comes to predicting who is most likely to act in a trustworthy manner, one of the most important factors is the anticipation …

Psychology

Forget Sharks: Here's Why You Should Fear the Mantis Shrimp

The world's most impressive predator.<p>When you think about fearsome predators in the ocean, the first thing that pops into your mind is probably a …

Nature

‘Amazing Dragon’ Discovery in China Reshapes History of Dinosaurs’ Evolution

A farmer in China stumbled upon some fossils more than a decade ago, which led to an excavation, which led to a realization: It’s time to rethink the evolutionary history of some of the biggest dinosaurs that ever walked the earth.<p>In a study published this week in the science journal Nature …

Dinosaurs

Trump seemingly justifies brutal actions by Kim and says he's 'very smart'

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> President Donald Trump seemingly justified the brutal actions of North Korean dictator Kim Jong Un, and said he thinks the two leaders "understand each other."<p>"I mean, I could go through a lot of nations where a lot of bad things were done," Trump said in an interview that aired …

Donald Trump

Trump was right. The rest of the G7 were wrong | George Monbiot

In arguing for a sunset clause to the Nafta trade agreement, this odious man is exposing the corruption of liberal democracy<p>He gets almost everything wrong. But last weekend Donald Trump got something right. To the horror of the other leaders of the rich world, he defended democracy against its …

Donald Trump

The Oldest Human Fossils

The Significance of Nine Early Homo Sapiens Sites<p>Our species, called variously Homo sapiens, Early Modern Human (EMH), Anatomically Modern Human …

Trump signs the biggest rollback of bank rules since the financial crisis

President Donald Trump signed the biggest rollback of bank regulations since the global financial crisis into law Thursday.<p>The measure designed to …

Archaeologist Who Uncovered China's 8,000-Man Terra Cotta Army Dies At 82

A Chinese archaeologist who identified a long-lost clay army consisting of 8,000 soldiers died Wednesday, according to China's state media.<p>Zhao Kangmin first laid eyes on fragments of terra cotta warriors in 1974. Farmers some 20 miles from China's central city of Xi'an were digging a well and …

Archaeology

Cop beat up teen daughter in school office as employees looked on

A Florida cop was caught on camera beating up his 14-year-old daughter inside her school’s main office as employees watched on, prosecutors said.<p>In the video, released by prosecutors this week, Miami-Dade police officer Raymond Rosario is seen slapping the girl across the face, pulling her by the …

It’s Time for Trump Voters to Face the Bitter Truth

Republicans elected a president who promised to take on D.C.—instead, Trump has presided over an extraordinary auction of access and influence.<p>Donald Trump promised to “drain the swamp” while running for office. Voters gave him the opportunity to follow through when they propelled him to the White …

This Tiny Glass Cabin Lets You Sleep Under the Northern Lights

A simple and clever design for a cabin in Iceland offers a unique experience of the Northern Lights.<p>The motto for the Panorama Glass Lodge states "Where the sky is," which works as a fitting descriptor for the design of this cozy 248-square-foot vacation cabin. Thanks to the glass panels that wrap …

Northern Lights

‘Dead zone’ larger than Scotland found by underwater robots in Arabian sea

An underwater “dead zone” larger than the area of Scotland has been discovered by robots exploring the Arabian Sea.<p>Scientists say the situation is …

Take Coroflot's 2018 Design Salary Survey

It is easy, quick and you'll get a copy of the results.<p>Since 2001, Coroflot has collected, crunched, and reported salary data from tens of thousands …

Employment

Nikki Haley Fights Back Over Sanctions, Exposing Political Tensions

An ugly dispute between Haley and the White House is exposing divisions within the administration—and reigniting whispers of a potential Pence-Haley alliance.<p>Deep divisions over United States foreign policy, usually debated in private, are spilling dramatically into public view as <b>Donald Trump’s</b> top …

MSNBC’s Morning Joe throws a truthbomb: ‘Paul Ryan won’t tell the truth about Trump because he wants big, fat paycheck’

MSNBC’s Joe Scarborough said House Speaker Paul Ryan isn’t going to turn on President Donald Trump after announcing his retirement from Congress …

Donald Trump

The White House just let slip a big secret about firing Robert Mueller

<b>(CNN) —</b> Less than 24 hours removed from Donald Trump musing that "many people" have told him he should fire special counsel Robert Mueller, Sarah Sanders made clear that that the White House has researched such a move and believes Trump has the ability to do it.<p>"He certainly believes he has the …

Donald Trump

Ancient Philistine Cemetery Could Solve Biblical Mystery

'With this discovery we are close to unlocking the secrets of their origins'<p>The enduring biblical mystery of where the ancient Philistines came from …

The Shadowy Operative at the Center of the Russia Scandal

Court documents call him Person A, but descriptions link the officer to Russian intelligence—and to Paul Manafort and Rick Gates.<p><i>Updated on March 30, 2018.</i><p>Buried in a late-night court filing in Robert Mueller’s expansive probe of Russian interference in the 2016 presidential election was an …

Russia

Tariffs Are Here: What's Next?

It's always tempting to extrapolate from the latest headlines and say '<i>this</i> is a turning point.' Many seized on the market sell-off in early February …

Major biblical discovery: Archaeologists may have found the Prophet Isaiah's 'signature'

Archaeologists in Israel say that they have found a clay seal mark that may bear the signature of the Biblical Prophet Isaiah.<p>The 2,700-year-old stamped clay artifact was found during an excavation at the foot of the southern wall of Jerusalem’s Temple Mount. In ancient times a seal stamp, or <i>bulla</i>, …

Ancient cave paintings turn out to be by Neanderthals, not modern humans

A new analysis shows ancient cave paintings were too old to have been painted by modern humans<p>A new discovery that Neanderthals were painting cave walls more than 64,000 years ago has anthropologists rethinking the history of art. Found deep in Spanish caves, the rock art was once thought to be the …

Canadian solar companies challenge Trump’s tariffs in court

Three Canadian solar manufacturers have gone to a U.S. federal court to challenge the Trump administration's recently imposed tariffs on imported panels, saying the trade penalties could force them out of business.<p>The Ontario companies – Silfab Solar Inc. of Mississauga; Canadian Solar Solutions …

The White House is doing something it has never done before in response to the Rob Porter scandal

Vice President Mike Pence became the latest — and most prominent — White House official to make a startling assertion in the midst of the scandal surrounding former staff secretary Rob Porter and officials who were slow to act on allegations of domestic abuse against him.<p>Pence said the White House …

Donald Trump

Donald Trump Raids the Pantry of Poor Americans

Among the numerous harebrained ideas in President Trump’s budget proposal this week, one stands out as especially pernicious: a scheme that would slash an essential antipoverty program and put fresh food further out of reach for 46 million low-income people, or one in seven Americans.<p>The Trump …

Crocodile Mummy Genes Confirm an Ancient Egyptian Hypothesis

'Two thousand years later, we use DNA and show that they were absolutely right.'<p>Wildlife researcher Evon Hekkala, Ph.D., from the American Museum of …

From prudish Victorians to arrows in the eye – 10 things from history everyone gets wrong

This week we were told that rats didn’t spread the plague, the Aztecs weren’t wiped out by smallpox and ‘whipping boys’ may never have actually existed. So what other ‘facts’ are historically suspect?<p>You wait years for a historical theory to be debunked and then three come around at once. So far …

Smallpox