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Rich Tycoon Shot and Ate Endangered Leopard in Protected Forest – Let’s Get Justice!

The power-hungry one percent have been known to use money to get away with crimes that less wealthy people are typically prosecuted for. This issue …

Green Living

Catios (Yes, Cat Patios) Are the New Way to Pamper Mr. Whiskers

Forget that she shed or man cave: The home addition you need to build is a catio (um, that’s a patio built specially for cats, of course).<p>Why does …

Everything You Need to Know About the National School Walkout

On Wednesday, March 14, thousands of students, teachers and administrators around the nation will walk out of their classrooms to both honor the victims of the Parkland, Florida, school shooting and to draw more attention to gun violence in America. Here's what you need to know about the march, its …

The world’s first rechargeable proton battery doesn’t create any waste and could solve our reliance on lithium

The battery uses carbon and water and it can already produce the same amount of energy as an equivalent sized lithium-ion battery<p>Scientists from …

Ross Modern

Ross, California<p>Inspired by its unique natural setting and blending effortlessly with the land, one is prompted to think this five bedroom, four and a half bath home is the manifestation of a lost design from an early modern master. Although clearly a nod to legendary modern design, this masterwork …

How to build a human brain

Organoids, made from human stem cells, are growing into brains and other miniorgans to help researchers study development

YouTube TV raises pricing, expands with Turner, NBA, MLB additions

YouTube TV today announced a significant expansion of its channel lineup thanks to new deals with Turner, NBA TV, and MLB Network. A number of Turner-owned networks will be added to YouTube TV’s base package starting now, including TNT, TBS, CNN, Cartoon Network, Adult Swim, HLN, truTV, and Turner …

YouTube TV

More than 2,000 WordPress websites are infected with a keylogger

Malicious script logs passwords and just about anything else admins or visitors type.<p>More than 2,000 websites running the open source WordPress …

Google is building Bulletin, a hyperlocal community news service

Google is working on a new way to source and highlight hyperlocal news from citizen journalists.<p>It’s called Bulletin, and it lets anyone publish a news story just by blogging and sharing images and video straight from their phone through the platform’s mobile app – without the need to create an …

BLOOT refurbishes row house in the netherlands with a warm atmosphere and open spaces

<b>BLOOT’s refurbished ‘house overveen’ in the netherlands is located on a sloped terrain and, therefore, the ground level is higher at the front than</b> …

Glow-in-the-dark plants put green energy in a whole new light

Light-up foliage provides illumination without electricity.<p>Imagine a world in which trees light up as the sun sets and houseplants glow like lamps. If new research pans out, that fanciful vision could become a reality — and lend new meaning to the term “green energy.”<p>A team of scientists at MIT has …

Green Energy

Brain implant boosts memory for first time ever

New memory prosthesis could be a game-changer for dementia care.<p><i>In brief: A professor built a brain implant that can reportedly improve short-term memory by 15 percent and working memory by 25 percent. The device could prove life-changing for the growing segment of the population impacted by</i> …

Dementia

This futuristic complex in Cairo will feature indoor 'mega-trees' and 1,000 luxury apartments

Designed by Vincent Callebaut Architectures, the complex will feature nine cylindrical structures covered in plants, which the designers call "mega-trees."<p>Construction began in 2014 and will be complete by 2019, Callebaut told Business Insider.<p>Check out what the futuristic complex, dubbed The Gate, …

Xanax Or Zoloft For Moms-To-Be: A New Study Assesses Safety

Earlier this year, when Emily Chodos was about 25 weeks into her pregnancy, she woke up one night feeling horrible.<p>"My hands were tremoring, my heart racing, " recalls Chodos, who lives near New Haven, Conn. She couldn't take a deep breath. "I'd never felt so out of control of my body."<p>She ended up …

Scientists Found a Way to Stop Aging in Human Cells

They targeted telomeres, caps on chromosomes whose length roughly corresponds to age.<p>The only sure thing in life is that all of us one day will die. Humans have long been trying to achieve immortality, or at least live for 100 years and beyond. Some people think we're getting closer, and new …

Cat Owners Are Building Outdoor “Catio” Spaces for Their Beloved Pets to Lounge In

Men have man caves and women have she sheds, but what about our favorite felines? It turns out that they too can have their own special space to enjoy. Called a <i>catio</i>, it’s an outdoor enclosure that allows a kitty to be among the fresh air without the risk of them venturing too far from home. For an …

Pets

Putin: US must cut diplomatic staff in Russia by 755

Moscow also plans to seize two US diplomatic properties in retaliation for new American sanctions targeting Russia<p>President Vladimir Putin said the United States would have to cut its diplomatic staff in Russia by 755 people and that Russia could consider imposing additional measures against the US …

Russia

13 books on science Bill Gates thinks everyone should read

It's no wonder the man loves science.<p>Over the years, Gates has recommended a number of science-related books to the public. Some deal with the environment, others with the cosmos, and others with stopping tiny biological invaders.<p>Here are some of his favorite titles.

Books

Astronomers Discover Three New Fast Radio Bursts; Observations Suggest Extragalactic Point Of Origin

A team of astronomers associated with Australia’s Molonglo Observatory Synthesis Telescope announced Monday the discovery of three new Fast Radio …

Gay Men Are Being Rounded Up And Killed In Chechnya: Report

A Chechen spokesman denied the report, saying, “You cannot arrest or repress people who just don’t exist."<p>More than 100 gay men have been detained and at least three have been killed by authorities in Chechnya, according to a Russian newspaper cited Saturday in The New York Times.<p>The disturbing …

New Japanese solar cell is closest to reaching maximum efficiency

Solar energy is the hottest thing in eco-living, and everybody wants in on it. People are installing solar panels in their homes, governments are creating smart grids and companies like Google want to run completely on renewable energy and help people do the same.<p>However, the more we start to …

Google officially makes YouTube social with Uptime

Uptime emerges from Area 120 – Google’s own internal startup incubator<p>Last year, Google opened up Area 120. The idea was to give employees the tools …

By 2030, You'll Be Living in a World That's Run by Google

by Roey Tzezana March 10, 2017 Op-Ed 64079<p><i>I was asked on Quora what Google will look like in 2030. Since that is one of the most important issues the</i> …

Google Docs

Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella cites personal experience in response to Trump's immigration ban

As Silicon Valley’s collective response to president Trump’s immigration ban continues to harden, Microsoft chief executive Satya Nadella has chosen to personally speak out against the executive order, citing his own experiences as an immigrant and emphasizing that there’s “no place for bias or …