Guillermo J. Matus Cortez

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The 10 Reasons We've Been Too Slow in Responding to Climate Change, as Told by Sloths

Scientists have been raising the alarm about climate change for decades now, with society not doing much about it. We've been so slow to respond, our mascot should be the sloth. Here are the top ten reasons we should take action on climate change.<p><b>1. There is no escaping climate change -- it's</b> …

Evidence of Acceleration of Anthropogenic Climate Disruption on All Fronts

(Image: Jared Rodriguez / Truthout)<i>"The frog does not drink up the pond</i><i><br>in which he lives."</i><b><br>~ Sioux Proverb</b><p>This month's dispatch comes on the heels of …

Climate Change

Men's Fashion, Style, Grooming, Fitness, Lifestyle, News & Politics

News and Politics<p>Because the worst year deserves the worst people.<p>By Drew Magary1 day agoView More<p>Movies<p>The movies, TV, music, comedy, and …

National Geographic Travel


Read National Geographic's picks on destinations around the world.<p>Get exclusive updates, insider tips, and special discounts on travel and more.


Ryan Reynolds's Purposeful Life

For years, Ryan Reynolds watched as Parkinson's Disease undermined his father's life. Last fall, he ran a marathon to raise funds to defeat the disease. Are you running with a purpose, too?

DJ Avicii’s Astounding $15.5 Million Property in Hollywood Hills

When you’re a celebrity, the world stands at your feet. And if you work hard and fight for your dreams, you will eventually succeed in getting what …

Farming's contribution to the UK economy via @nich769

Todo lo que tienes que saber sobre las canas: mitos y leyendas de los pelos blancos. ¿Se pueden prevenir? --->

Londres tiene Savile Row, ¿y nosotros? Esmoquin room selecciona las mejores sastrerías de Madrid: Los trajes con más estilo se hacen en la capital. --->

Este sensor convierte cualquier objeto en un instrumento musical

Se llama Mogees, y es un accesorio para smartphones que, literalmente, convierte cualquier cosa en un instrumento musical. El dispositivo se conecta …

12 Years a Slave: Yet Another Oscar-Nominated 'White Savior' Story

The Academy, like the movie industry overall, tends to gravitate toward stories about slavery when they feature a merciful white man bringing freedom.<p>A few weeks back, I noted that there are not many movies about slavery. Given that, though, the list of slavery films that have been real contenders …

Elegante sofisticación la del hombre presentado por Berluti en la #parisfashionweek --->

Ask Healthy Living: Why Do I Wake Up Minutes Before My Alarm Goes Off?

<i>Welcome to Ask Healthy Living -- in which you submit your most burning health questions and we do our best to ask the experts and get back to you. Have a question? Get in touch here and you could appear on Healthy Living!</i><p>"Ask Healthy Living" is for informational purposes only and is not a …

The Top 28 Best Healthy Snacks

Nibble away with these healthy snacks that all clock in at 100 calories or less.

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What Is This Polar Vortex That Is Freezing the U.S.?

<i>Editor's note (1/4/18): This week's deep freeze is being caused by the same mechanism that iced the Eastern U.S. three years ago. Our explanation,</i> …

Chilly warning from scientists on impact of Antarctica changes

Evidence of climate change in parts of Antarctica is as dramatic as anywhere in the world and has a potentially big impact for Australia, scientists …

Are We Witnessing The End Of Coral?

Tropical coral reefs form the very foundation of marine biodiversity. Sadly, their seemingly inevitable demise may prove to be one of the first …

Is Living With Extreme Wildfires The New Normal?

It has been a deadly year for the people who fight wildfires. In total, 32 people have lost their lives fighting fires in 2013; the highest number in nearly 20 years, according to the National Interagency Fire Center.<p>Just one incident accounts for most of those deaths, the Yarnell Hill fire in …

Heat Wave: Argentina Reels From Power Outage, Water Shortage, As Government Blames Electricity Distributors

The austral summer is not being kind to Argentina. For the last three weeks, the South American country has suffered temperatures of at least 100 …

LiFi, o cómo comunicarse con dispositivos utilizando luces

La feria de tecnología CES 2014 ya ha finalizado pero seguimos conociendo nuevas e interesantes novedades que vale la pena compartir. En este caso,</b> …

RT @free_equal: Ban Ki-moon knows that #LGBT rights are human rights. RT to show you do, too!

Read an exclusive excerpt from James Carville and Mary Matalin's new memoir #FromtheMagazine:

Favorite Job Interview Questions

Hiring. It’s a skill. One gets better at it the more you do it. I’ve hired around 20 people over the past 3 years. And just slowly but surely I keep …

Are you having a white Christmas? #FromtheArchives