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Wednesday, January 20, 2016

Lisa Benson by Lisa Benson for January 20, 2016

Comic Strips

Ramirez Cartoon: President Obama's Green Military

2/18/2016

Blue moon: where and when to view the rare cosmic event set to light up the sky

Tonight's supermoon coincides with the start of the meteor season and the first blue moon in three years. The next blue moon isn't due until 2018<p>When will the 'super' blue moon appear?<p>A rare blue moon will be visible in the sky tonigh<b>t</b> for the first time in three years. The event coincides with the …

Man killed by St. Louis police was shot in the back, autopsy shows

<b>(CNN) —</b> A black man killed in a shooting by St. Louis police Wednesday died from a gunshot wound in the back, the city's police department said Friday, citing an autopsy.<p>Police have said that Mansur Ball-Bey, 18, pointed a gun at them before officers opened fire -- an account disputed by his …

This photographer takes nude photos of “ordinary” women around the world. The effect? Self-love. (NSFW)

When Matt Blum began photographing women nude, he didn’t intend to start a movement. He just wanted to make good photography. But over the last ten …

The most provocative photo stories of the month

<b>WHAT HAPPENS WHEN MEN AND WOMEN SWITCH ROLES?</b><p>A fascinating insight into gender and the roles we play as men and women, or somewhere in between. Pixy Yijun Liao swapped her femininity for the series “Experimental Relationship”, where we see the photographer take on a more masculine role, while …

Debbie Harry

Superstar Photographer Erik Almas Explains How to Market Yourself to Big Clients

Erik Almas is one of my all time favorite photographers. His work mixes equal parts clever advertising and personal vision in a way that makes each …

These nations are panicking with gold and copper prices so low

Just a few years ago, life was very good for countries like Peru that have a lot of copper and gold.<p>China's explosive economic growth fueled seemingly-insatiable demand for industrial metals like copper, which represents a fifth of Peru's total exports. Prices for these natural resources surged as …

Stock Markets

Samsung Stuck With an Elliott in the Room

For Samsung’s Lee family, the merger of two affiliate companies was never expected to be anything but a formality: a straightforward step in a long-planned succession aimed at consolidating control of South Korea’s biggest conglomerate in the hands of heir apparent Lee Jae-yong.

South Korea

Cabin Fever? Get Started Now on These 9 Geeky Camping Projects

What’s geekier than Star Wars can lanterns and a Lego head propane tank at your campsite? Well, maybe a campfire coloring kit. Here’s a rundown of some great projects for geeky campers everywhere.<p><b>Roll-Up Silverware Holder</b><br>If you want to camp in style, you need the tableware to be classy. Keep it …

New EPIC camera to photograph Earth in a way it has never been before - ExtremeTech

By on February 24, 2015 at 2:34 pm<p>This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use.<p>Earth will soon be photographed …

America's worst national parks

It’s always fun to come up with rankings for the “best of” travel – and within the majesty of America’s national park system, there is always a spirited competition between the likes of Yellowstone, Yosemite, Glacier, and the Tetons, all of which I’ve enjoyed visiting multiple times.<p>But enough of …

The 10 Most Dangerous SCUBA Dives in the World

Shutterstock<p>The Most Dangerous SCUBA Dives in the World<p>There are beautiful and serene dives—and then there are dives with an added element of danger …

Scuba Diving

Oscar Wilde: 20 great quotes about America

<b>Oscar Wilde was 27 when he arrived in New York in January 1882. The playwright and poet, who was born in Dublin on October 16th 1854, visited 150 cities during his talking tour. When he arrived at the Hudson River dock, so the legend goes, a federal customs agent asked him whether he had anything</b> …

How To Find Your Calling When You’re Stuck In A Job You Hate

It’s the million-dollar question of adulthood: How do you figure out what you want to do with your life? These steps will get you closer.<p>When 15% of U.S. workers detest their job, what’s holding them back from finding what they love to do?<p>Certified career coach Cheryl Palmer says that the perfect …

Star Wars + Drones = Dreams Come True

Put down the business plan for a moment and get ready to geek out.<p>By now you're almost definitely familiar with drones, those gadgets that fly through the air thanks to mini helicopter propellers. Now, what if you could modify said drones to make them look like our favorite spaceships from <i>Star Wars</i>?<p>…

Tackling Philly's Segregation Problem With Park Designs

Five projects are trying to transform public spaces and bring city residents together.<p>Philadelphia is up there with the most segregated cities in America, but one organization is going to test whether redesigning some of the city's public spaces can change that.<p>The Philadelphia-based Fairmount Park …

Urbanism

This Tower Of Power Is A Weather Machine

<b>By Don Willlmott</b><p><i>Don Willmott is a New York-based journalist who writes about technology, travel, and the environment for a wide variety of publications and websites.</i><p>Wind turbines are a great way to generate electricity...until the wind stops blowing. Maybe what we really need is a way to …

Renewable Energy

Combination Of Electricity And Chemistry Can Help Break Cocaine Addiction

Science is doing strange things in the brains of druggy mice<p>In 2013, a team of researchers showed they could reverse some of the symptoms of cocaine addiction by engineering rats' brain cells to respond to light and then aiming lasers at the rats' prefrontal cortexes. It was more of a research tool …

The Brain

False solution: Nuclear power is not 'low carbon'

Using 0.005% concentration uranium ores, a nuclear reactor will have a carbon footprint larger than a natural gas electricity generator. Also, it is …

How Men And Women Process Emotions Differently

Are women "wired" to be more emotional? Not exactly -- but new research provides more evidence that the male and female brain may have very different ways of processing emotion.<p>Previous research has shown that women generally experience higher levels of emotional stimulation than men. Now, a new …

Gender