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The Milky Way galaxy as drifts beyond Mt. Hood, as seen from the beautiful Lost Lake in Oregon

5 Incredible Advances Science Could Buy With The Government's $600B Military Budget

The United States spends more on military spending than the next ten nations combined: an estimated $600 billion annually. Meanwhile, the entire budgets of NASA and the National Science Foundation, combined, is only ~$25 billion, or about 4% of our military budget. Many astronomers, …

Military Spending

Gretchen Carlson shames Brett Ratner after he sues accuser: 'These are bully tactics'

Director/producer Brett Ratner is suing a Hawaii woman for libel over a Facebook post in which she claims he raped her more than a decade ago, along with 10 other unnamed individuals he believes acted in conjunction with her.<p>The lawsuit, filed Wednesday in federal court and obtained by USA TODAY, …

Sexual Harassment

Virgin Voyages to launch adults-only cruise experience in 2020

The very first Virgin Voyages cruise will accommodate 2,700 passengers when it finally sets sail in 2020, but none of them will be a child.<p>On Tuesday night, during a press event/keel laying ceremony for the fleet’s first ship in Genoa, Italy, Virgin Group founder Richard Branson and Virgin Voyages …

Star Trek

Dustin Hoffman accused of sexual harassment against 17-year-old

Writer Anna Graham Hunter alleges the actor groped her and engaged in sexually inappropriate conversations on the set of 1985 TV movie Death of a Salesman<p>Dustin Hoffman has been accused of sexual harassment against a 17-year-old intern in 1985.<p>Writer Anna Graham Hunter alleges that the actor, now …

Sexual Harassment

Scientists Just Found Some Cells Have a Surprisingly Huge Role in Brain Development

Who knew! ?<p>Pop quiz: what kind of cells form a human brain? If you said neurons, you get part marks – the brain wouldn't be half the organ it is if …

Nintendo Switch Vs. PlayStation 4: In Japan, The Switch Keeps Dominating

Of course the Nintendo Switch is doing better than the PS4 in Japan, you might say. But that’s not what I’m talking about. Rather, in each console’s …

Gaming

What Dog Breed Should You Get Based on Your Zodiac Sign?

The dogs are in the stars!<p>People have turned to astrology for centuries seeking answers about life’s biggest questions—and is there any bigger …

Pets

A major Florida utility company is investing $6 billion in solar instead of nuclear

Forgoing the Nuclear Option<p>A Florida utility, Duke Energy Florida, has decided to use funds from the building of nuclear power plants towards …

The fifth largest cryptocurrency surges past $80 per coin

Litecoin is riding the cryptocurrency wave.<p>The fifth largest cryptocurrency on the market surpassed $80 per coin Friday afternoon, as more well-known digital currencies such as bitcoin and ethereum continue to reach new heights. Litecoin is up 12.98% since yesterday at $82.50 per …

Cryptocurrency

Most Beautiful Cabins for Sale in America Photos

When one hears that a home has such luxurious features as 20-foot vaulted ceilings, and 30,000 square feet of interior space to outfit with the finest of furnitures and appliances, typically a cabin in the woods is not top of mind. But that's exactly what some of the most beautiful cabins in …

New Hampshire

Mapped: How much space would it take to sustain the world's largest cities by solar energy?

The world's fossil fuel resources are only becoming more limited. With our increasingly large global footprint, the need for renewable energy is amplifying.<p>But the impact of renewables might be less than once thought - with new research from RS Components revealing how little land is needed to …

New York City

Google reveals the top things people want to find out ‘How to’ do

Google has a new website compiled using search data and built by its News Lab, working together with Xaquin G.V., an interactive visual data journalist. The site uses data related to searches made by users about “How To” do things, which represents a massive amount of activity on Google, it turns …

List-Worthy

This incredible map lets you explore Texas before and after Harvey's flooding

To get a head-start on surveying the storm's damage, however, the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration has been flying camera-equipped airplanes high above the ground.<p>So far, the NOAA aerial surveys — the work of the agency's Remote Sensing Division — cover parts of Greater Houston, …

Weather

Lake Wanaka - New Zealand - Liam Hardy

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How to move to Canada and become a Canadian citizen

But to actually become a Canadian citizen, you'll first need to go through several steps, like living in the country for at least six years, staying on your best behavior, and knowing a thing or two about the country you'll soon call home.<p>For those who actually want to head up north, here's how you …

Canada

Dropping an iPhone Off the World's Tallest Building Is as Crazy as It Sounds

By now you’ve likely heard of TechRax, the YouTuber whose shtick consists of buying expensive gizmos and destroying them for views. It’s obnoxious. …

Saudi princess ordered Paris interior decorator to 'kiss her feet' and guard to 'kill' him, say reports

A Saudi Arabian princess forced an interior decorator who took a photo of her flat in Paris to "kiss her feet" and told her bodyguard to "kill" him, according to French reports.<p>The decorator has reportedly filed a legal complaint against the princess over the incident.<p>The decorator said his …

Ex-Chipotle worker wins $7.6 million in suit claiming the chain was a 'brothel that just served food'

The teenager who was 16 at the time said she was harassed by her supervisors and had sexual intercourse with her 26-year-old manager more than 40 times, FOX 26 News reports. The age of consent in Texas is 17.<p>Following a two-week trial, Chipotle has been ordered to pay the teen $7.65 million. The …

Employment

This Guy Basically Turned His Mirror Into a Giant iPhone

A man has created a smart mirror that lets him use his full-length mirror like a gigantic Apple iPhone.<p>On Wednesday, a YouTube user shared his latest …

Living Rooms

37 Ways To Disguise The Ugliest Parts Of Your Home

People are going to think you run a lifestyle blog (or something).

30 GIFs That Capture What It’s Like to Move to L.A.

This summer, London-based animation director James Curran moved to Los Angeles for a month. As a way to document the experience in his temporary …

Animation

World's first typhoon turbine could power all of Japan for 50 years

An engineer in Japan is looking for a silver lining in the destructive typhoons that regularly drench the island nation. Atsushi Shimizu has invented …

Renewable Energy

5 pieces of evidence that Hillary Clinton won the big presidential debate

So here are a few pieces of evidence, aside from my own impressions from watching, that Clinton got the best of Trump at Monday's debate.<p>My mind keeps sticking on point four. Clinton drove the debate. This was a big shift from the primary debates, of which Trump was the dominant star, and that …

Government

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Airline pricing secrets: How carriers arrive at fares | CNN Travel

(CNN) — Anyone who's lost an evening researching flight deals knows that airfare pricing can seem pretty random -- high one week, low the next and long-distance often cheaper than short-haul.<p>There's a method behind the madness, though.<p>It's called airline revenue management: the science of adjusting …

Flying