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I Visited the Chernobyl Exclusion Zone with an Infrared Camera

A few years ago, I visited the Chernobyl Exclusion Zone with an infrared camera. We always hear praises of the might of Mother Nature, how it renders …

Video released in killing of woman, 72, who police say fired BB gun during pot raid

<b>BARTLESVILLE, Okla.</b> - Police have released video footage of a marijuana raid at an Oklahoma residence in which officers fatally shot a 72-year-old …

Crime

Looks Like We're Going to Get a 'Fire and Fury' TV Show

Now Trump might not actually have to read it.<p><i>Fire and Fury</i>, Michael Wolff's book about Trump's first year in office, has only been out for a few weeks, but the thing has already become a massive hit. Since its early release on January 5, the book shot to the top of the <i>New York Times</i> best-seller …

School denounced for plans to fly Black Lives Matter flag

A Vermont high school has been criticized by a state legislator for its plan to fly a Black Lives Matter flag throughout the month of February.<p>Republican state Rep. Thomas Terenzini told WPTZ that the decision by Montpelier High School was "a bad example."<p>"I don't see myself as being a bigot or …

Cory Booker slammed for 'mansplaining,' insulting DHS Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen

Republicans are slamming Democratic Sen. Cory Booker for “mansplaining” to Department of Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen in a sharp and one-sided exchange Wednesday before a Senate committee.<p>The New Jersey lawmaker blasted Nielsen's "silence and amnesia" after failing to get the …

Dolores O'Riordan was found on bathroom floor by hotel staff, reports say

The Cranberries singer Dolores O'Riordan was found dead on the bathroom floor of her hotel room by a maid hours after her death, according to multiple reports.<p>A hotel cleaning staff member reportedly found the singer around 9 a.m. on Monday, just hours after she left a voicemail for her music exec …

Fox News shelved story on Trump and porn actress Stormy Daniels before election

Fox News had a story at the height of the presidential election that detailed an alleged sexual relationship between porn actress Stephanie Clifford -- whose stage name is "Stormy Daniels" -- and Donald Trump, but opted not to publish it, four people familiar with the matter told CNN.<p>The Wall …

Donald Trump

The Stirring of Change in Mogadishu

Somalia has an emblematic role to play in any attempt to understand the refugee crisis today, because this country on the Horn of Africa, together with Syria, is the starting point for a large contingent of the refugees who are fleeing to other parts of the world in search of asylum.<p>The internally …

Evangelical rift intensifies over Trump immigration remarks

NEW YORK (AP) — Donald Trump's vulgar remarks questioning why the U.S. should admit immigrants from Haiti and Africa have spotlighted the bitter …

'...For a circus bear': WH doctor claims Trump is in 'excellent health' but Twitter wants a second opinion

The US president received his first medical checkup at the Walter Reed military hospital on 12 January.<p>If Michael Wolff's new bestseller Fire and …

Trump reportedly repeatedly asked U.S. intelligence analyst what country she was from

As President Donald Trump‘s “shithole” comments sparked an international debate over whether the president is racist, another story about the …

Stormy Daniels Allegedly Told Alana Evans That Donald Trump Chased Her Around In His ‘Tighty-Whities’

Porn star Alana Evans claims that Donald Trump begged her to party with him and Stormy Daniels.<p>A second porn star has come forward to corroborate …

President Trump's Slur Is An Insult To America, Too

The ugliest profanity President Trump uttered about immigrants and their countries of origin may not be the single word we've heard and read over and over these past couple of days. It was when the president reportedly asked the bipartisan group of legislators at the White House, "Why do we want …

Donald Trump

Serena Williams on Motherhood, Marriage, and Making Her Comeback

On a moist South Florida morning at the end of a relentless hurricane season, their wedding only a week away, Serena Williams and Alexis Ohanian are seated side by side at their long kitchen table discussing the Marshmallow Test. Some 50 years ago, in a famous experiment, the Stanford University …

Tennis

Out-of-This-World Diamond-Studded Rock Just Got Even Weirder

A tiny chunk of stone that looks like nothing else ever seen in the solar system might be even weirder than scientists thought.<p>The Hypatia stone was …

18 Spider-Killing Spiders Discovered—And They Look Like Pelicans

The brutally effective assassins live in the rain forests of Madagascar, a new study says.<p>There's a spider killer on the loose in the rain forests of Madagascar.<p>It’s quiet as an owl, quick as a cobra, small as a grain of rice, and when it strikes, it impales its victims on one of its jaws, which is …

Zoology

All Your Memories Are Stored by One Weird, Ancient Molecule

We actually borrowed our ability to form memories from viruses.<p>How does memory work? The further we seem to dive in, the more questions we stumble …

Biology

Big-Eyed, Fluffy-Tailed Lemur Species Discovered

The newly identified dwarf lemur is smaller than a squirrel and lives in rainforest canopies.<p>With their giant, round black eyes, nubby little ears, fluffy tails, and grabby hands, Madagascar's newest lemur species is hard not to love.<p>Scientists recently identified and named the new species Groves' …

Lemurs

10,000 Suns at the Heart of the Milky Way All Move at Their Own Speed

Astronomers wading through nine years' worth of data from 10,000 stars at the heart of our galaxy have been able to map their paths to better …

Scientists Finally Solve Charles Darwin's 'Abominable Mystery'

Where did all the flowers come from?<p>For many years, Charles Darwin was haunted by flowers. In 1859, the naturalist published his most famous work, <i>On</i> …

Biology

This ‘mind-reading’ algorithm can decode the pictures in your head

Imagine searching through your digital photos by mentally picturing the person or image you want. Or sketching a new kitchen design without lifting a …

1700-Year-Old Musical Instrument Found, and It Still Works

The mouth harp was recently discovered in the Altai Mountains region of Russia and still makes music after well over a millennium.<p>An ancient mouth harp discovered in Russia delighted archaeologists when they confirmed that it could still make a sound.<p>The instrument was one of five mouth harps …

Archaeology

Particle Physics: 'Mind-Bending' Negative Mass Device Reveals New Way to Create Lasers

Physicists have designed the first device to create particles with charged negative mass. The breakthrough could lead to an entirely new way to …

The ‘world’s biggest wind farm’ could send power to as many as five countries

While most offshore wind farms are located close to the coast, an ambitious plan by a Dutch energy firm involves the creation of what would be the …

Hydroelectric Power

Giant extinct bat burrowing bat fossil discovered in New Zealand

Fossilized remains of a giant burrowing bat, which lived on New Zealand between 16 and 19-million-years ago, have been found stunning an international team of scientists.<p>Teeth and bones of the extinct flying furry were found in sediments near the town of St. Bathans, according to EurekaAlert.org. …

GM Is Getting Ready to Mass Produce Cars With No Steering Wheels

Or pedals, for that matter.<p>General Motors says it is making the first mass-production autonomous car without a steering wheel or pedals.<p>The company says it has filed a petition with the federal government seeking permission to put the vehicles on the road sometime next year with no human backup …

General Motors

Scientists are making carbon fiber from plants instead of petroleum

Cheaper, plant-based carbon fiber could be used to make lighter cars that consume less fuel.<p>Carbon fiber is the Superman of materials. Five times stronger than steel and a fraction of the weight, it is used in everything from tennis rackets to golf clubs to bicycles to wind turbine blades to …

North America's Waterways are Getting Saltier. That's a Big Problem.

A salty chemical cocktail could make rivers and streams more corrosive, leading to dangerous effects.<p>In the wake of a bomb cyclone that hit the Northeast U.S. in early January, many cities have sent out teams to dump fresh layers of ice-melting salt onto streets and sidewalks. But a new study shows …

Water

Can We Build a Hack-Proof Internet Using Quantum Physics? New Breakthrough Heightens 'Technology Arms Race'

Is it possible to build a network that’s impossible to hack? Quantum physicists believe it might.<p>Scientists have previously demonstrated that quantum …