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Can This Cargo Scooter Replace Bikes–Or Even Cars–For Short Commutes?

Would you scoot with your groceries?<p>If she needs to carry something heavy home in her Paris neighborhood, Alix Armour doesn’t drive. She just straps everything–even a Christmas tree during the holidays–to her kick scooter. Unlike most scooters, it has a cargo rack.<p>On a recent trip to Berlin, she …

Electric Vehicles

“World’s biggest bribe scandal”: Report on oil corruption exposes how corporations help destabilize Middle East

Leaked docs show how the shadowy company Unaoil bribes Middle Eastern regimes for oil contracts for multinationals<p>Unaoil is the most important company you've never heard of. It is at the heart of an enormous international bribery scandal, involving some of the world's most powerful …

Whales are starving – their stomachs full of our plastic waste

Thirteen sperm whales stranded on the German coast had ingested huge amounts of plastic. They are symbolic of our shocking disregard for marine life<p>In January, 29 sperm whales stranded on shores around the North Sea. The results of the necropsies (the animal equivalent of autopsies) of 13 of those …

These Chocolate Chip Cookies Are Almost Too Good to Be Vegan

<i>The following post was originally featured on Glitter Inc. and written by Lexi Holzberg Kritzer, who is part of POPSUGAR Select Moms.</i><p>I've made these vegan chocolate chip cookies a few times now – and shared a peek on my Snapchat; and after getting such a great response over there, I realized I …

Dessert

Arizona's primary mess no surprise to American Indians familiar with history of voter suppression

×<p>Tag History<p>AmericanIndians created by Meteor Blades at 03/28/2016 12:32 PM<br>• AmericanIndians NativeAmericans created by Meteor Blades at 03/28/2016 …

Government

10 of the best places to photograph wildlife in the UK

You don’t need to go on an African safari to take great wildlife photographs. Photographer Andrew Marshall, whose new photo-location guidebook gives advice on how to capture UK wildlife, selects 10 picture perfect spots<p>For more than 60 years Sir David Attenborough has travelled the world witnessing …

States' rights advocates eye convention to bypass Congress, amend Constitution

What if a supermajority of states could override a federal law or Supreme Court ruling?<p>That’s just one idea being proposed by advocates of a “convention of states” to amend the U.S. Constitution.<p>"The American people are mad and they’re looking for a way to say, ‘No more,’” said Brooke Rollins, …

Government

Recycling Cigarette Butts And Turning Them Into Plastic

Everywhere you look there are cigarette ends – making a mess of the street and beaches. Recycling companies cannot deal with it and due to the …

Pollution

FACT CHECK: Will a 'Green Moon' Appear in April 2018?

CLAIM<p>On 20 April 2018, a Green Moon will appear in the sky, a rare event that only occurs every 420 years.<p>RATING<p>FALSE<p>ORIGIN<p>On 25 March 2016, a …

Astronomy

Hemp, Cannabis and Marijuana: What’s the Difference?

Cannabis, hemp or marijuana is our oldest crop, sown for over 12,000 years (1), and may have been domesticated over 30,000 years ago. It produces …

Cannabis

NASA wants to solve Hot Jupiter exoplanet mystery

One of the mysteries of the universe that NASA really wants to solve has to do with a type of exoplanet called a hot Jupiter. These planets are gas …

Bernie Sanders wants to phase out nuclear power plants. Is that a good idea?

You’ve probably heard that Bernie Sanders has the most impressive climate agenda of any major-party presidential candidate in history. His proposals …

Ethics of 3D Printing in Veterinary Medicine

The practice of medicine in fraught with moral and philosophical conundrums. The more complex and dramatic the medical intervention, the deeper the …

Antarctic Birds Can Recognize And Hold Grudges Against Specific Humans

They say an elephant never forgets, although new research suggests the same may be true of some Antarctic birds, which apparently have the ability to …

Windy

Hideous, disgusting racists: Let’s call Donald Trump and his supporters exactly what they are

Media wants to call them “economically anxious working-class whites.” There’s a clearer, more honest name to use<p>Conor Friedersdorf has written a solid essay on questions of free speech and “liberal intolerance” at The Atlantic. As someone who was heavily involved with campus politics while an …

World Meat Free Day 2016: Why everyone becoming vegan or vegetarian would save millions of lives

Eating more fruit and vegetables and cutting back on red and processed meat will make you healthier. That’s obvious enough. But as chickens and cows …

6 sweet, delicious fruits you can grow indoors all year long

(Homesteading.news) If you love organic fresh fruit but you can’t find it at your local market all year long, no worries – you can grow your own in …

Gardening

The enormous carbon footprint of food that we never even eat

Discussions about how to reduce greenhouse-gas emissions frequently center on clean energy, more efficient transportation and sustainable agriculture. But research suggests that if we really want to pay attention to our carbon footprints, we should also be focusing on another, less-talked-about …

Sustainability

48 years since expulsion of Poland’s Jews

The purge resulted in the forced exodus of 20,000 Jews, a mere 25 years after Nazi Germany had carried out the Holocaust on Polish soil.<p>Flowers are …

Israel

13 National Parks that you wish you have heard of sooner

Grand Canyon, Yosemite, Yellowstone, Glacier – at least one of these places probably belongs to your wish list. And that is normal; it is not only …

National Parks

Too good to be true? The Ocean Cleanup Project faces feasibility questions

While the 21-year-old founder of the Ocean Cleanup Project has succeeded in raising over $2m for a device that would extract plastic from the ocean, critics say the high-cost initiative is misdirected<p>Last year, nonprofit foundation The Ocean Cleanup hit a milestone en route to its goal of deploying …

Tunnel to save leopards: Russia diverts highway underground to protect endangered species

A tunnel, specifically designed to preserve the near-extinct Amur leopard population, has been built in Russia’s Far East. With the highway that used …

Fish kill in Florida: 'Heartbreaking images' seen for miles

<b>(CNN) —</b> Florida may be the fishing capital of the world, but you'd never know it from the latest scenes around the state's Indian River Lagoon.<p>Usually idyllic beaches, waterways and estuaries near the massive, biodiverse ecosystem along central Florida's Atlantic coast are littered with scores of …

CNN

7 Raised Garden Bed Kits That You Can Easily Assemble At Home

Home & Garden<p>It's the time of year to start thinking about your garden.<p>Will Schuerman ·1 year ago<p>It’s the time of year to start thinking about your …

Japanese court: Australian had right to enter whale aquarium

TOKYO (AP) — A Japanese court ruled Friday that an aquarium had no right to bar an Australian animal welfare activist who wanted to check on a baby albino dolphin in captivity.<p>Wakayama District Court awarded Sarah Lucas 110,000 yen ($970) in damages, a court official said on customary condition of …

Air Pollution

Life under brutal, illegal military occupation: The much-needed context surrounding the slaying of Palestinian attackers by Israeli soldiers

Video by rights group shows IDF extrajudicially executing injured man — one among hundreds of Palestinians killed<p>A video published by leading Israeli human rights organization B'Tselem shows an Israeli soldier extrajudicially executing an injured Palestinian man.<p>The incident took place on Thursday …

Cuba's sustainable agriculture at risk in U.S. thaw

President Obama’s trip to Cuba this week accelerated the warming of U.S.-Cuban relations. Many people in both countries believe that normalizing …

Agriculture

What is it about the Left which makes anti-Semitism so common?

With MPs alleging that Luciana Berger was only listed as “hostile” to Jeremy Corbyn on a leaked party memo “because she is Jewish”, it’s time for Labour to confront the issue of anti-semitism head on.<p>It can be hard for people on the Left to admit that our movement has a problem with bigotry. …

Factbox - Singapore subway tunnel near nature reserve stirs debate

SINGAPORE (Reuters) - A proposal to build a subway tunnel near Singapore’s largest patch of primary rainforest has renewed a debate over the pace of development and its impact on the environment in the Southeast Asian city-state.<p>Below are key facts and issues surrounding the Cross Island subway …

Environmentalism

How Isis laid out its plans to export chaos to Europe

Before the Paris attacks, leaders of the terror group gathered to hear its new strategy: spreading fear through European capitals<p>Nine days before the Paris attacks, Islamic State leaders gathered in the Syrian town of Tabqah to talk about what was coming next for the terror organisation. Senior …