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Astrobiology - The Hunt for Life Beyond Earth

Astrobiologist Kevin Hand prepares to deploy a rover beneath the ice of Alaska's Sukok Lake. When a probe finally reaches Europa, its search for life may be modeled on trial runs like this. And with the powerful SLS rocket NASA is designing, he says, "we could potentially get to Jupiter and Europa …

Universe

3 charts that explain global inequality

The richest 1% hold over 50% of the world’s wealth. That’s according to an Oxfam report published this week, as world leaders gathered for the 46th …

World Economy

Jerry Brown and California Move To Halve Oil Use (As Foreshadowed in 2001)

California showed up big at last month's UN climate summit in Paris, presenting a model for how one of the world's biggest economies can shift rapidly to renewable power and conservation, sharply cutting greenhouse gas emissions while growing an advanced industrial system. Governor Jerry Brown also …

Everything you need to know about the mysterious cosmic phenomenon astrophysicists call a 'white hole'

So what in the universe is a white hole?<p>It's imagination day, and we're going to talk about fantasy creatures. Like unicorns, but even rarer. Like leprechauns, but even more fantastical!<p>Today, we're going to talk about white holes. Before we talk about white holes, let's talk about black holes.<p>And …

Getting traded will make Astros pitcher Scott Kazmir millions because of the 'worst rule in baseball'

The Houston Astros made the first big splash leading up to the July 31 trade deadline by trading for Oakland A's starting pitcher Scott Kazmir, according to Ken Rosenthal.<p>The move is huge for the Astros, who lead the American League Wild Card race and just bolstered their rotation with a starting …

Donald Trump ended an interview by asking an aide to play a hip-hop song about himself

The song, by hip-hop artist Mac Miller, bears the same name as the Republican presidential candidate who's currently leading polls.<p>As his interview with The Hill drew to a close on Wednesday, Trump asked an aide to open the "Donald Trump" music video on YouTube.<p>"I want to see how many hits," he …

Nasa and other scientists have discovered the ‘closest twin to Earth’ that’s ever been found, bringing humans one step closer to finding where life is possible<p>A new planet has been discovered that has more in common with Earth than any exoplanet yet. And with the discovery by Nasa and other …

Telescopes

GOP's nightmare: An Independent Donald Trump

<b>(CNN) —</b> Republicans dreaming of shooing away Donald Trump may want to think twice.<p>By publicly rebuking the billionaire businessman for his inflammatory comments, the party may convince Trump to launch a third-party candidacy.<p>That's a potential nightmare scenario for the GOP establishment: a …

Ironic Or Economic? Oil Giant To Build World's Largest Solar Project

Today the state oil company of Oman announced a landmark deal with California-based solar developer GlassPoint to build the world’s largest solar project. Named Miraah, the $600 million installation will cover 750 acres of desert with glass houses inside which long sheets of aluminum will catch sun …

Renewable Energy

GREECE JUST TAUGHT CAPITALISTS A LESSON ABOUT WHAT CAPITALISM REALLY MEANS

The vote is huge lesson for conservatives and anyone else who thinks this is about a dilettante government of left-wing idealists who think they can flout the law while staging some kind of Che Guevara-esque dream:<p>Wrong.<p><i>This is what capitalism is really about.</i><p>From the beginning, Merkel and the EU …

What Weapons Would China Use In World War III?

A top secret preview of the weapons in Ghost Fleet, a new novel about our future war with China<p>Today, <i>Ghost Fleet: A Novel of the Next World War</i>, is coming out. By August Cole and Eastern Arsenal's very own P.W. Singer, it's a novel about what might happen if the brewing Cold War between the U.S. …

China just announced the details of its plan to fight climate change

The world’s largest greenhouse gas emitter submitted its official pledge to the U.N.<p>After surprising the world late last year by announcing an ambitious pledge with the U.S. to fight climate change, China's finally come forward with the specifics of how it's going to pull it off.<p>The world's …

12 Things Happy People Do Differently

Amber Heard Opens Up About Coming Out as Bisexual in Hollywood: 'I Don't Want to Have to Deny My Sexuality in Order to Be Me'

<i>Channing Tatum, PEOPLE’s former Sexiest Man Alive, is opening up on marriage, fatherhood and his wild ride to fame. Subscribe now for the exclusive</i> …

Build Strength For Maximum Muscle Gains!

Crack open an exercise-science textbook and you'll see that the optimal rep range for building muscle is 8-12 reps. But even if you're looking to …

This Is What World War III Will Look Like | Time

In a picture that captures the violence and sheer destruction inherent in war perhaps more graphically than any other ever published in LIFE, Marines take cover on an Iwo Jima hillside amid the burned-out remains of banyan jungle, as a Japanese bunker is obliterated in March 1945.<p>In this and dozens …

How to Select Investments for Your 401(k)

You get it. You should be saving for retirement. You’re supposed to take advantage of your 401(k) match. You have your head in the right place and …

Candidate Donald Trump talks immigration, gay marriage and ISIS

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> Presidential candidate Donald Trump touched on a wide range of issues in an interview aired Sunday on CNN's "State of the Union," including his continued support for traditional marriage, immigration issues with Mexico and his desire to bring outsourced jobs back to the …

There are 3 ways people get rich, but only one way they hold on to their wealth

Rich people, he says, have a lot of money. Wealthy people have the security that comes with knowing how to manage however much money they do have so that they'll still have money tomorrow.<p>Sullivan, who is also the New York Times Wealth Matters columnist, characterizes wealthy spenders into three …

God is not on our side: The religious right’s big lie about the founding of America

Reagan and others pushed the idea that we’re a Christian nation chosen by divine providence. That’s not the case<p>One of the more popular and enduring accounts of America’s past is that of its religious founding. Belief that the British-American colonies were settled largely by religiously devout …

Free Things to Do in New York City

Finding free activities to fill your day in the City That Never Sleeps is easier than you might think. With countless cultural attractions and a large city parks system, there's plenty to do that won't cost you a cent.<p><b>Art/Music</b><p>Skip the $25 ticket price when the <b>Museum of Modern Art</b> opens its doors, …

Museums

My Awakening to the Obvious.

<i>In January 1994, after a contemplative practice of more than two decades, I awoke to the transcendent heart. That fact plus a couple bucks entitles</i> …

How ISIS’s ‘Attack America’ Plan Is Working

The terrorist group’s sophisticated social-media campaign is reaching its audience in the United States. What it does next has law enforcement …

Tyler, the Creator Issues Long Response to Fan's Reddit Post Criticizing His New Music

<i>Photo by Will Deitz</i><p>Over the last few years, Tyler, the Creator has used the question-and-answer social network Spring.me (formerly known as Formspring) to interact with his fans. Today, he gave a lengthy answer to a thread posted by a Reddit user who said he was "done" with Tyler's music (via Hot …

Sex in space is going to be way different than it is on Earth

NASA and the Russian Federal Space Agency have consistently and aggressively denied that any astronaut has had sex in space on the International Space Station (ISS).<p>So it seems that no one, yet, is part of the "250-mile-high club."<p>PornHub, the internet's largest pornography website, wants to change …

Six crew members in Nasa-sponsored study venture outside dome on dormant Hawaii volcano after eight months of close-quarters living<p>Six scientists who were living under a dome on the slopes of a dormant Hawaii volcano for eight months to simulate life on Mars have emerged from isolation.<p>The crew …

Peaches

An insightful warning about the many unforeseen disasters technology might someday bring

<i>The following passage comes from "A Dangerous Master: How to Keep Technology from Slipping Beyond Our Control" by Wendell Wallach.</i><p>SOCIAL DISRUPTIONS, PUBLIC HEALTH AND ECONOMIC CRISES, environmental damage, and personal tragedies all made possible by the adoption of new technologies will increase …

America lost the Cold War: Russia, China and the new autocratic world order

The fall of the Berlin Wall was supposed to signal a paradigm shift. Twenty-six years later, democracy is flagging<p>Imagine an alternative universe in which the two major Cold War superpowers evolved into the United Soviet Socialist States. The conjoined entity, linked perhaps by a new Bering Straits …