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The amount of carbon dioxide in the atmosphere just hit its highest level in 800,000 years and scientists predict deadly consequences

We have a pretty good idea of what Earth's atmosphere has looked like for the past 800,000 years.<p>Humans like us — <i>Homo sapiens</i>— evolved only about 200,000 years ago, but ice-core records reveal intricate details of our planet's history from long before humans existed. By drilling more than 3 …

Climate Change

This Timeline Shows The Entire History of The Universe, And Where It's Headed

This is how we'll die.<p>If you're the type of person who sometimes wakes up at 3am and lies in bed trying to wrap your tiny mind around the achingly …

Universe

Cooking stuff lads

Available on iOS & Android only.<p>Tag<p>This is sensitive<p>Attribute original poster<p>We remove posts that include copyright or trademark infringement. If …

Bad News for President Trump

The Comey memos are more revealing than they seem.<p>One feature of the truth is that it doesn’t change much. A lie is hard to sustain. The details may change in each retelling because the liar is not actually remembering the events, but instead remembering the telling of the events. The truth, by …

Stirling Engine Generator Model

40W Portable And Foldable Solar Panel With USB And DC Output (For Laptops)<p>$ 151.29 CAD<p>There are many electronic devices that make our lives easy, …

essay | A way to find out if an artificial intelligence has become self-aware

image: by artist Gerd Altmannstory author: Susan Schneider, PhD <br>story author: Edwin Turner, PhD <br>story date: August 1, 2017Every moment of your waking …

What's the Difference Between Stock and Broth?

For many home cooks (myself included), stock and broth are considered virtually the same thing when it comes to adding a cooking liquid to a recipe …

30 Weird Products On Amazon That Are Mind-Blowingly Useful

Plenty of products exist on Amazon to simplify your life and make chores easier to stomach. But then there's the other stuff — the weird and utterly …

Are your phone camera and microphone spying on you?

Here is what the former FBI director James Comey said when he was asked back in September 2016 if he covered his laptop’s webcam with tape.<p>“Heck yeah, heck yeah. Also, I get mocked for a lot of things, and I am much mocked for that, but I hope people lock their cars … lock your doors at night. I …

Social Media

Six NASA Astronauts Describe the Moment in Space When "Everything Changed"

"This is what heaven must look like."<p>There’s no squinting in space. Things appear small, sure. From your vantage point, 254 miles above Earth, even …

Elephant 'smoking' footage baffles experts

Animal in India may have been trying to ingest wood charcoal and blowing away the ash<p>Footage of an Asian elephant “smoking” in a forest in southern India has baffled wildlife experts, who say the behaviour has never before been observed.<p>Vinay Kumar, a scientist with the Wildlife Conservation …

Wildlife

The ‘alien megastructure’ is acting weird again

Tabby's Star has dimmed by 5% – the lowest dip seen since it was first observed in 2013<p>For some people, the weird lights emanating from the ‘alien …

Stormy Daniels on 60 Minutes: The 6 biggest revelations

Stormy Daniels appears on <i>60 Minutes</i> in her first televised interview Sunday night detailing her alleged affair with Donald Trump. The adult film …

How Close Is Donald Trump to a Psychiatric Breakdown?

Last fall, prominent psychiatrists broke with the American Psychiatric Association to warn that President Trump is dangerous and mentally unstable. A …

“Now I’m F---ing Doing It My Way”: Jubilant and Self-Liberated, the President Prepares for War with Mueller

With John Dowd out, John Kelly and Ty Cobb marginalized, Joseph diGenova on board, and Marc Kasowitz possibly returning, the next battle comes into focus.<p>For the better part of the last month, <b>Donald Trump</b> has been winging it. His standoff with his chief of staff, <b>John Kelly,</b> appears to be resolved …

Donald Trump

Trump Lawyer Resigns Because the President Won’t Listen to Him

The head of a team of White House lawyers advising President Donald Trump on Robert Mueller’s investigation into Russian meddling in the 2016 …

Donald Trump

Biodiversity Scientist Warns: "We're Sleepwalking into a Mass Extinction"

Diversity "can be damaged in the blink of an eye."<p>Most scientists acknowledge that we are smack in the middle of the planet’s sixth great mass …

Elon Musk’s ‘Big F**king Rocket’ Is a Big F**ing Deal

SpaceX’s new spaceship changes the whole game of deep space voyaging by making it much simpler. This could be just the beginning of the New Space Age.<p>…

Why Ravens and Crows Are Earth’s Smartest Birds

Their brains may be tiny, but birds have been known to outsmart children and apes.<p>Until the 21st century, birds were largely dismissed as simpletons. How smart can you be with a brain the size of a nut?<p>And yet the more we study bird intelligence, the more those assumptions are breaking down. …

Birds

In fundraising speech, Trump says he made up trade claim in meeting with Justin Trudeau

President Trump boasted in a fundraising speech Wednesday that he made up information in a meeting with the leader of a top U.S. ally, saying he insisted to Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau that the United States runs a trade deficit with its neighbor to the north without knowing whether that …

Donald Trump

27 foods you should stop buying immediately

Some foods are just not worth buying at the supermarket, whether it's because they're overpriced, misleading or bad for your health.<p>Here are the 27 foods you should never buy again.

Meatloaf

5 from 11 votes<p>Print<p>Meatloaf<p>Prep Time<p>15 mins<p>Cook Time<p>1 hr 15 mins<p>Total Time<p>1 hr 30 mins<p>Meatloaf is so much more than a giant hunk of ground beef in a …

The Best Classic Meatloaf

4.97 from 60 votes<p>The Best Classic Meatloaf recipe<p>Prep Time<p>10 mins<p>Cook Time<p>55 mins<p>Total Time<p>1 hr 5 mins<p>This traditional meatloaf recipe is just like …

Condiments

44 Ground Beef Recipes Your Whole Family Will Want For Dinner

These dinner recipes are easy to make and easy to eat!<p>With a variety of easy and delicious ways to cook it, beef is what's for lunch and dinner. …

Stephen Hawking, science's brightest star, dies aged 76

The physicist and author of A Brief History of Time has died at his home in Cambridge. His children said: ‘We will miss him for ever’<p>Stephen Hawking obituary by Roger Penrose<p>Tributes poured in on Wednesday to Stephen Hawking, the brightest star in the firmament of science, whose insights shaped …

Physics

Burning coal may have caused Earth’s worst mass extinction

Earth has so far gone through five mass extinction events – scientists are worried we’re on course to trigger a sixth – and the deadliest one happened 252 million years ago at the end of the Permian geologic period. In this event, coined “the Great Dying,” over 90% of marine species and 70% of …

Earth Science

One Hundred Years Later, the Madness of Daylight Saving Time Endures

One hundred years after Congress passed the first daylight saving legislation, lawmakers in Florida this week passed the “Sunshine Protection Act,” …

We Compared Prices for 33 Items at Walmart and Costco

We've compared Costco's bulk bargains to the store-brand deals at Trader Joe's before (See: We Compared Prices for 21 Items at Trader Joe's and …

Costco

Venus may once have been habitable. Now it can tell us if other worlds might be as well.

It’s time to return to our hellish neighbor.<p>In his 1954 novel <i>Lucky Starr and the Oceans of Venus</i>, science fiction writer Isaac Asimov imagined seas filled with life and underwater cities on our neighboring planet. It wasn’t long, however, before we discovered what really lurks beneath Venus’s thick …

Astronomy

Vegetarian Protein Is Just As 'Complete' As Meat, Despite What We've Been Taught

We're hanging on to notions from a 1970s diet fad that's a "complete" waste of our time.<p>“If you eat a dish with black beans, you’re not getting complete protein. You have to add another kind of bean to get the same kind of protein you’d get from meat.”<p>This suggestion came from a generally …

Nutrition