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Every geek movie we're excited about in 2017

Obama's dirty secret: the fossil fuel projects the US littered around the world

Seemingly little connects a community in India plagued by toxic water, a looming air pollution crisis in South Africa and a new fracking boom that is pockmarking Australia. And yet there is a common thread: American taxpayer money.<p>Through the US Export-Import Bank, Barack Obama’s administration has …

People who film police violence are citizen journalists. We stand with them | Trevor Timm

The harassment of men and women who record violent incidents involving police is an appalling abuse of first amendment rights<p>As the filming of police killing unarmed African Americans has led to a wave of protests and calls for reform across the US, one aspect of the controversy has received little …

Blacks Are Most Likely To Be Arrested By Police—But Not Killed

A new look at data on violent police encounters reveals that the chances of getting killed or injured during a police encounter are mostly the same …

33 Best Burger Recipes

These incredible burger recipes offer a unique twist to the classic hamburger, incorporating ingredients like pimento cheese, sesame oil and serrano …

The 25 Best Snacks for Weight Loss

Microsoft Co-Founder's Space Company Nears Debut of World's Biggest Plane

A space launch company bankrolled by Microsoft co-founder Paul Allen intends to compete with space entrepreneurs and industry stalwarts by launching satellites into orbit from the world’s biggest airplane.<p>Stratolaunch Systems, a unit of Allen’s privately owned Vulcan Aerospace, last week gave a …

The secret to the perfect burger goes against everything we believed in

Despite our differences, there’s one thing all cheeseburger lovers agree on: it’s all about the meat.<p>Common belief has been that a good burger patty …

Science says if you want to lose weight, drink a glass of wine before bedtime!

Science is on our side today. Those smart people in white coats who clock in long hours in research labs have found out drinking two glasses of wine …

You can be this hot by working out 1 hour a week

If Joe Wicks has his way, we will be ditching our scales and feasting on carbohydrates and healthy fats — and instead of a growing waistline, we’ll …

This Homemade Cannon Spits Hot Fire

Well, launches hot metal, but that's roughly the same.<p>Thermite burns hot. Very, very hot. This makes it equally useful for welding together train tracks and also for welding shut artillery pieces, and it’s used in some grenades. Because thermite burns at such high temperatures, it’s best to be far, …

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Christmastime tornadoes ravage South; at least 14 killed

ASHLAND, Miss. (AP) — Instead of doing some last-minute shopping or wrapping gifts, families across the South spent Christmas Eve taking stock of …

New Hubble Images Show Jupiter's Great Red Spot Is Still Shrinking

The Great Red Spot on Jupiter continues to shrink, spectacular new images from the Hubble Space Telescope show. (See big versions of the pictures here and here.)<p>But, scientists say, the big storm, which has been swirling around the planet for hundreds of years, will likely put up a fight before it …