David Waddell

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Last Living Nuremberg Prosecutor Claims Nazis Weren't 'Savages.' Then He Used an American Soldier to Prove It

To the ordinary citizen, the name Benjamin Ferencz doesn't have any particular significance. However, for a world reeling from the aftermath of the …

'Zelda: Breath of the Wild' Rist Peninsula Guide: How to unlock the peninsula's secret

If you've seen an odd, swirly peninsula on the eastern coast of Hyrule in <i>The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild</i>, you've probably wondered why it's …

Breath of the Wild

Is 'Civ 6' coming to Xbox One and PlayStation 4? It's not likely — and here's why

Now that <i>Civ 6</i> has been met with critical acclaim and embraced by the <i>Civilization</i> fan community on PC, <i>Civ</i> fans on consoles must be feeling left out. …

Lisbon will likely be in the middle of a desert by 2100 if we don’t mitigate climate change

Very few places on Earth beat the Mediterranean as a holiday destination in the summer. That may all change within a few decades. By 2100, if we don’t mitigate climate change, most of the coastal towns around the Mediterranean Sea will be too hot and nearby Lisbon will likely be in the middle of a …

Climate Change

3D Modeling Reveals the Beauty of Pompeii Before Its Destruction

By combining archaeology with 3D computer modeling, European researchers have digitally reconstructed a house in Pompeii, showing how lavish and …

How an Australian College Student Did What NASA Couldn't

Paddy Neumann's final project—which proposes using junk metal as rocket fuel—could change space travel forever.<p>Paddy Neumann kind of looks like someone who's really into brewing beer. But back when he was a third year student at the University of Sydney, the now Dr. Neumann started on a course of …

Space Travel

'Voyager' animated short warns against a tech-obsessed future

The best science fiction mixes unlikely events with reality in ways that make us ask big questions, and in the case of <i>Voyager</i>, the film brought a …

Ancient Roman, Ottoman coins found in ruined Japanese castle

Scientists have discovered a bunch of ancient Roman and Ottoman coins from the ruins of an old castle in Japan, a finding which could help better …

Colorado Will Use Extra Marijuana Revenue to Prevent Bullying in Schools

Colorado plans to distribute millions of dollars in surplus marijuana tax revenues to schools in an effort to prevent bullying.<p>The money, totaling …

Cannabis

Coins From The Roman Empire Found In Ruins Of Japanese Castle

It's believed to be a first — and it certainly came as a surprise: Ancient Roman coins have been found in the ruins of a castle in Okinawa, Japan, that dates to the 12th and 15th centuries. The copper coins were found in 2013; X-ray analysis shows that they bear an image of Constantine the …

Tennessee College Student Arrested After Wearing Gorilla Mask to Black Lives Matter Protest

A student at East Tennessee University was arrested this week after he wore a gorilla mask, carried rope and tried to pass out bananas at a Black …

Black Lives Matter

"Costa Rica hasn't needed to rely on fossil fuels for electricity since June 16."

Clean power superstar Costa Rica has hit another renewable energy milestone. The Central American country's electric grid has been powered entirely …

Costa Rica celebrates 113 days of 100-percent renewable energy (and counting)

Costa Rica is much more than a lush, green tourist paradise; it’s also a green energy pioneer. The small Central American nation has generated 100 …

Renewable Energy

Scientists announce discovery of Earth-like planet near Sun's neighbor

The new planet, "Proxima b," has been found orbiting the star nearest our Sun. Scientists suspect it could be habitable.<p>The scientists announced …

Universe

This map shows the startling impact our 'human footprint' is having on the planet

A new map of the ecological footprint of humans shows that 97 per cent of the most species-rich places on Earth have been seriously altered in the …

Ecology

Could you travel in a straight line in space and return to Earth?

Could the Universe loop around on itself, and might you come back out the other side?<p><i>“For once you have tasted flight you will walk the earth with</i> …