Eleanor Anne Scott

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Hubbard Glacier defies climate change, continues advancing

A Yukon glacier is slowly advancing towards an Alaskan river, setting the stage for an awesome collision of natural forces.<p>If the glacier that …

10 successful Kickstarters creating a better world

1/12<p>It’s a beautiful thing when businesses align profits and purpose for a better world. And with the growth of crowdfunding, the concept of …

Polar Bears Turn to a Beloved Species for Food—and Climate Change Is to Blame

Polar bears are carnivorous creatures, and no matter what animal they consume, the act of eating is likely to be gruesome. But the blood and bones in …

Man Charged With Intentionally Killing Bald Eagles With His Truck in Alaska

An Oregon man has been charged with intentionally driving his pickup truck into a group of bald eagles feeding on an Alaska roadway, killing two of them, authorities said Thursday.<p>Dennis C. Thompson, 28, of Union, Oregon, was cited on a count of using a motorized vehicle to harass or molest game, …

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The Surprising Downsides of Being Clever

This story originally appeared on BBC Future<p>If ignorance is bliss, does a high IQ equal misery? Popular opinion would have it so. We tend to think of geniuses as being plagued by existential angst, frustration, and loneliness. Think of Virginia Woolf, Alan Turing, or Lisa Simpson – lone stars, …