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The Trump effect: New study connects white American intolerance and support for authoritarianism

Since the founding of the United States, politicians and pundits have warned that partisanship is a danger to democracy. George Washington, in his Farewell Address, worried that political parties, or factions, could "allow cunning, ambitious and unprincipled men" to rise to power and subvert …

Political Science

Tap these 2 grounding rituals for an instant relaxation boost

With a busy job accounting for half your waking hours and evening errands filling your plate (ahem, weeknight meal prep), making time to de-stress …

7 Spine-Chilling SCARY STORIES TO TELL IN THE DARK

Alvin Schwartz and Stephen Gammell’s iconic collections of folklore and urban legends have been terrifying and enticing children since the 1981 …

Are Supermoons Rare? December's Full Moon Is A Very Special Occasion

The full moon is the ultimate night light. Its bright beams may not be as illuminating as the sun, but they can definitely keep you up at night. And …

There's a new religion centered around artificial intelligence and it sounds terrifying

There's a new church for tech-minded folks, and it sounds like something out of a science fiction novel.<p>"Way of the Future" (or WOTF, as they …

What Is the Difference Between Broadway, Off-Broadway, and Off-Off-Broadway?

A simple chart to navigating New York theatre.<p>What is the difference between Broadway, Off-Broadway, and Off-Off-Broadway? This question is one that …

8 Surprisingly Easy SFX Makeup Tricks to Try For Halloween

Special effects makeup, a skill previously reserved for movie sets, has gone mainstream. Across Instagram, countless self-taught artists have been blessing us all with insane looks lately, from fang faces to neon skeletons to ripped-off eyebrows.<p>If you've never attempted SFX, it can be …

New Study Reveals That The Brains of People With Depression Look Different

White Matter Matters<p>A new study published in <i>Scientific Reports</i> has revealed a link between depression and the structure of white matter in the brain, …

Research

The Trump administration claim that renewable energy threatens the stability of the US power grid is ludicrous

Recent statements from Washington suggest that grid reliability will be threatened if old power plants using coal continue to be replaced by modern power plants using natural gas, wind power, and solar power. This is simply not true.<p>In April, energy secretary Rick Perry ordered a study on the …

Natural Gas

26 hours, 29 Trumpian false or misleading claims

In a period of less than 26 hours — from 6:31 p.m. on July 24 to 8:09 p.m. on July 25 — President Trump made two fired-up speeches, held a news conference and tweeted with abandon, leaving a trail of misinformation in his wake. Here’s a roundup of his suspect claims.<p>National Scout Jamboree at Glen …

Donald Trump

Why do people hide ANXIETY and hide away with it?

Similar to depression, anxiety is also another most common mental disorder with this certain taboo surrounding it. And again, replicating …

Mental Health

Exotic Physics Glimpsed for First Time in Lab Crystal

An exotic effect in particle physics that’s theorized to occur in immense gravitational fields—near a black hole, or in conditions just after the Big …

Physics

7 Essential Science Fiction Books for July 2017

From warring apes, to space pirates and beyond, here are the best sci-fi books of the month.<p>July’s hottest titles in science fiction are …

Science Fiction

Decoding the ancient astronomy of Stonehenge

How the 5,000-year-old monument aligns with the sun.<p>The Stonehenge monument in England is known for its alignment with the summer solstice sunrise, and a is popular destination for revelers welcoming the longest day of the year. The inner “horseshoe” of the monument opens toward the point on the …

Astronomy

Biologists discover the immune system can eliminate cells with too many or too few chromosomes

Before a cell divides, its chromosomes replicate and then line up in the middle of the cell. As the cell divides into two daughter cells, half of the …

This Tool Promises To Help You Make the Perfectly-Iced Cake of Your Dreams

We're intrigued.<p>If you’ve ever tried frosting a cake yourself, you’re familiar with the struggle. By the time you’re done, there are likely bits of …

Triple threat: Perovskite material generates electricity from light, heat, and movement

If you want to use multiple methods to generate electricity, such as waste heat and movement, for example, you normally have to use independent …

Clean Energy

Enchanting Animal Silhouettes Shaped with Painted Cherry Blossoms

Calvin T. est un artiste aux multiples facettes. A la fois tatoueur et illustrateur, il est l’auteur de créations enchantées et printanières. Il …

Poésie

Eminem's New Song "Campaign Speech" Calls Out Donald Trump

While some of us channel our election stress into ice cream and naps, Eminem channels his frustration into music. While the rapper is currently …

This science fiction novel is a perfect antidote to U.S. election season

Malka Older's Infomocracy is a realistic picture of a future global democracy.<p>Sometimes you need to escape from the news by plunging into a …

18 No-Bake High-Protein Energy Bites for Easy Fueling

Pre-make these snacks for a handy energy boost.<p>1 of 18<p>Chocolate Energy Bites<p>These yummy treats from Cooking Classy combine almond butter, honey, and oats with chocolate for a decadent-tasting treat.<p>2 of 18<p>Chocolate Chip Trail Mix Balls<p>This recipe is from our cookbook, <i>Meals on the Run</i>. Not only are …

Dessert