Emily Schultheis

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US to stop producing or buying landmines

The White House says the US will no longer produce or acquire anti-personnel landmines in the future and intends to join the Ottawa Convention that bans their use.<p>The White House statement on Friday did not indicate when the US would join the treaty or specify the size of its stockpile.<p>"Today at a …

Banned Suarez returns to Uruguay, misses crowds who had come to greet him

Luis Suarez has returned home to Uruguay, but he's missed the crowds who had come to greet a national hero expelled from the World Cup for biting.<p>Suarez landed early Thursday on a private flight, hours after the expected arrival time.<p>President Jose Mujica was among some 1,000 people who came to …

Chemist With Visual Flair Answers Burning Food Science Questions

Chemistry teachers don't need to go the way of <i>Breaking Bad</i>'s Walter White and make methamphetamine if they're looking for a compelling side gig.<p>Andy Brunning, a high school chemistry teacher in the U.K., makes beautiful infographics on everyday chemistry on his blog, Compound Interest. Thanks in …

Pilot lands faulty fighter jet on a stool at sea

The US military has released video of a fighter pilot landing his jet on a ship faultlessly and without full landing gear on 7 June.<p>When the front landing gear malfunctioned he had to land vertically, bringing the nose of the aircraft down to rest on a stool.<p>US Marine Corps Capt. William Mahoney …

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