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Bernie Sanders just berated a reporter for asking about his hair

In an interview with The New York Times published Monday, reporter Ana Marie Cox asked the Democratic presidential candidate — whose hair is occasionally unkempt and stands on end — why rival Hillary Clinton's hair gets more attention than his own.<p>"O.K., Ana, I don't mean to be rude here. I am …

Inside the GOP Clown Car

T<p>he thing is, when you actually think about it, it's not funny. Given what's at stake, it's more like the opposite, like the first sign of the …

6 great apps for craft beer lovers

Nothing is spared the march of technology – not even getting a beer. But the good news for craft beer lovers is there are a number of apps on the …

The Science Fiction and Fantasy Books You Absolutely Must Read in August

The summer is almost over—but the beach reads keep on coming. Including brand new series by N.K. Jemisin and David Drake. A brand new Christopher …

Women, There's A Reason Why You're Shivering In The Office

He was probably about 40 years old, 155 pounds, white and wearing a suit. And he's the reason why women are shivering at their desks in air-conditioned buildings.<p>At some point in the 1930s, someone defined "metabolic equivalents" — how much energy a body requires while sitting, walking and running. …

What Does a 1,500-Calorie-Day Look Like?

See what a day's worth of food looks like on a 1,500-calorie diet. Plus, get a sample meal plan to help you lose weight with healthy ideas for …

Nutrition

Ten Books on Slavery You Need to Read

You can’t talk about race until you fully understand America’s past.<p>Without understanding the past, it is difficult to grapple with the present. This became quite clear in the wake of the tragic attack in Charleston, when public dialogue swirled with myths, wishful thinking and deeply ideological …

These Are The 10 Worst Places To Live In North Carolina For 2018

This article is an opinion based on facts and is meant as infotainment. Don’t freak out that we updated it on 4-9-2018 with better images.<p>Swipe left …

Thanks, Donald Trump! How his insane campaign and (fingers crossed) third-party bid dooms the GOP

Think the last few weeks have been crazy? Just wait for what comes next. It ends with a Democrat in White House<p>As a political scientist, I am reluctant to make predictions about elections, especially about the behavior of a single individual. But I'm willing to make an exception this year, because …

Abandoned Golf Courses in Japan Are Being Turned into Solar Power Fields

The company Kyocera has plans to transform Japan's forgotten golf courses into sites of alternative energy. These open green spaces were in high demand in the 1980s, but have declined over the years, as participation in the sport is down 40% from the 1990s. Since then, courses have been abandoned …

Neuroscientist Sam Harris Selects 12 Books Everyone Should Read

From Bertrand Russell to the Buddha, or why you should spend a weekend reading the Qur’an.<p>On an excellent recent episode of <i>The Tim Ferriss Show</i> — one of these nine podcasts for a fuller life — neuroscientist <b>Sam Harris</b> answered a listener’s question inquiring what books everyone should read. As a …

What Donald Trump was up to while John McCain was a prisoner of war

It was the spring of 1968, and Donald Trump had it good.<p>He was 21 years old and handsome with a full head of hair. He avoided the Vietnam War draft on his way to earning an Ivy League degree. He was fond of fancy dinners, beautiful women and outrageous clubs. Most important, he had a job in his …

Scientists Figure Out How to Make Solar Cells Produce Fuel And Electricity

How does powering our cars with solar fuel sound?<p>A new type of solar cell can convert liquid water into clean hydrogen fuel 10 times more effectively …

Clean Energy

Brutal Wall Street Journal editorial shreds Donald Trump and his defenders

Real-estate mogul turned reality-television star Donald Trump has been fending off criticism since the beginning of his bid for the 2016 Republican presidential nomination, but an increasing number of media outlets and politicians are eviscerating him over his attack this weekend against Sen. John …