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Meet the horsemen of our environmental apocalypse

<b>Scott Pruitt; Rex Tillerson; Ryan Zinke (AP/J. Scott Applewhite/Carolyn Kaster)</b><p>These Trump appointees are destroying life on Earth for us and for our children<p>Robert F. Kennedy Jr.<p>June 25, 2017 8:00pm (UTC)<p>Excerpted with permission from “Horsemen of the Apocalypse” by Robert F. Kennedy Jr. Copyright …

Climate

World’s tallest skyscraper design hangs off an orbiting asteroid

What if your daily commute involved parachuting down to earth rather than being stuck in vehicular traffic? That’s the vision in Clouds Architecture …

Popular New YouTuber Also Happens To Be Virtual Anime Girl

It turns out that 2017 isn’t only the year of self-driving cars and robots that rap; now, we have virtual anime girl YouTubers.<p>A.I. Kizuna does …

The First Spacewalker Cheated Death And Crash-Landed In a Forest Full of Wolves

Humanity’s first spacewalk seems even crazier 52 years later.<p>March 18, 1965 was an ordinary Thursday for the majority of people located on planet Earth. But for 30-year-old cosmonaut Alexey Leonov, one of two people who happened to be off-world at the time, it was all about making history and …

Want to Travel the World for Almost Nothing? Try Housesitting

An expansive brick farmhouse covered in greenery and vines in the town of Fordingbridge in the United Kingdom. A private beachside two-bedroom apartment with balconies in Australia’s state of New South Wales. A house in a small Colorado mountain town half an hour outside Boulder. What do these …

New South Wales

'Cream' Is the Grotesque, Lactose-Filled Thriller You Didn't Know You Wanted

Soft serve, labor pains, and a deranged humor in this claymation short.<p>An empty waiting room populated by just three people takes a turn from weird to weirder, as a series of events results in a death, a birth, and a snack attack. The short film. titled <i>Cream</i>, continues to somersault into …

People Are Freaking Out About The “Same-Sex Surprise” In ‘Beauty and the Beast’

It’s 2017, so it’s about time that Prince Charming is no longer limited to only finding his princess in Disney movies – and it looks like the Emma …

NASA Joins Twitter Users To Name Those Newly Discovered Planets. The Inevitable Happens.

Planet McPlanetface, anyone?<p>Let’s face it. It was <i>always</i> going to happen.<p>When Twitter users including NASA lightheartedly began suggesting names for seven newly discovered planets, Planet McPlanetface immediately became one of the favorites.<p>Remember Boaty McBoatface? (The moniker that people voted …

Astronomy

17 Tweets That Prove That GIF of a Dude Blinking Is the Most Relatable Meme Ever

Truly the meme 2017 needs.<p>If you've gone online recently, you've probably seen a hilarious new GIF making the rounds featuring a dude rapidly blinking in surprise at something he's just heard.<p>As multiple sources have since reported, the GIF comes from a 2013 clip from video game website Giant Bomb, …

Hannah Montana

The United Arab Emirates Just Released Plans to Build a City on Mars

Get ready for the future.<p>NASA and SpaceX aren't the only players in the Mars colonisation game, with the United Arab Emirates (UAE) having just …

Photographer Creates Detailed Exoplanets Out of Styrofoam

You may remember recreating the planets from Styrofoam spheres in your elementary school science class, but Adam Makarenko takes that concept to the …

Planets

A Scientific Method For Building Good Habits and Making Them Stick

Good habits take time to stick. You will feel amazing if every time you put your mind to something, you got it done in a specific and realistic time. …

The First Blockchain-Based Universal Basic Income Experiment Just Launched

A New UBI<p>With the growing popularity of blockchains, it’s no surprise that they have a new, very useful application, i.e. a global distribution of …

Is This the Underground Everest?

Far beneath a remote mountain range in Uzbekistan, explorers are delving into a labyrinth that could be the world's deepest cave.<p><b>‘Don’t worry, you can’t get lost down here.’</b> Larisa Pozdnyakova’s words, in her thick Russian accent, float to me from within the cave’s seemingly endless black void. …

Wetsuits

The 25 scariest movies of all time—and how to watch them online

When you think of the scariest movies of all time, what comes to mind? <i>The Exorcist</i>, <i>Texas Chainsaw Massacre</i>, <i>The Shining</i>, <i>Halloween</i>? These films are all …

Robot Convinces Google's 'I'm Not A Robot' Tool That It's Not A Robot, Internet Implodes

'Deal with it'.<p>YouTube: Matt Unsworth.<p>Armed with a pair of googly eyes and a touchpad pen, a robot has done the unthinkable.<p>It has convinced Google’s …

Actor Shia LaBeouf arrested in New York anti-Trump protest

(Reuters) - Actor Shia LaBeouf was arrested early on Thursday after a scuffle outside a New York museum where he was chanting "He will not divide us" during a live-streamed protest against President Donald Trump, police said.<p>The "Transformers" and "American Honey" star allegedly pulled a …

Donald Trump

Scenes from Shrek Side-By-Side With Scenes of the Movies Shrek Makes Fun Of

<i>Shrek</i> is a good and fun movie for kids because it follows a fun ogre with goofy sidekicks all through Shrek’s journey to find love. <i>Shrek</i> is a great …

Star

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Avengers: Infinity War

When A Professional Animator Illustrates His Sons' Drawings

The result is, well, awesome.<p>Tokyo-based animator Thomas Romain, whom Kotaku has profiled previously (here and here), has been uploading pics, …

The Girl From 'The Ring' Emerges From a TV to Prank Shoppers Who React Accordingly

In what might be the most engaging and on-brand (albeit, terrifying) promotion for a film in years, the folks behind <i>The Ring</i> and its upcoming sequel</i> …

Do You Suffer From Illusions Of Moral Superiority?

Do you think you're more honest than the average person? More principled? More fair?<p>If so, you're not alone. Studies consistently find that people think they're morally superior to others: more honest, principled and fair. This is hardly an isolated belief — people also think they're better than …

Psychology

If You Don't Know Michelle Lewin Already, Her Instagram Will Make You Wonder Why

With nearly 10 million Instagram followers, chances are at least some of you follow Michelle Lewin. The Miami-based trainer stuns followers with her badass workout moves (homegirl is RIPPED), dazzling smile, and optimistic personality.<p>If you don't already have a daily dose of Michelle in your …

Where to travel every month of the year

In order to help plan your next trip, we consulted Lonely Planet's "Where to Go When" guide, which acts as a trip planner for every month of the year.<p>The guide provides 30 recommendations for each month of the year based on unmissable events, as well as which places are cheapest or have the best …

European Travel

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Latest<p>Infinity War Has Made This Video Game Collectible's Price Jump, and Ties In With a Nod To Other Heroes<p>Avengers: Infinity War 1 hour …

Avengers: Infinity War

NASA’s Most Powerful Rocket Just Hit a Critical Milestone

Late next year, NASA is hoping to launch its Space Launch System—a powerful next generation rocket capable of exerting two million pounds of thrust. …

How to quickly spot dodgy science

I haven’t got time for science, or at least not all of it. I cannot read 9,000 astrophysics papers every year. No way.<p>And I have little patience for …

Escaping City Life For Living Off The Grid

This rock climbing treadmill wall will give you the ultimate workout

This machine lets users practice their rock climbing skills even in confined spaces. Manufactured by Joyride, Climbstation is a rock climbing wall with a rotating system that enables users to climb indefinitely.<p><b>Follow Tech Insider:</b>On Facebook

Big Leaps In Gene Editing Raise Ethical Questions About Human Application

A new technique that enables scientists to edit DNA much more easily stirred big hopes this year for medical breakthroughs. But it also stirred fears.<p>Transcript<p>LINDA WERTHEIMER, HOST:<p>A new kind of genetic engineering is revolutionizing scientific research. It's letting scientists make changes in …

Genetics