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Oh, Lovely: The Tick That Gives People Meat Allergies Is Spreading

First comes the unscratchable itching, and the angry blossoming of hives. Then stomach cramping, and—for the unluckiest few—difficulty breathing, …

How Do Our Students Learn? An Outline of a Cognitive Psychological Model for Information Literacy Instruction

Dani Brecher Cook (dani_cook@cuc.claremont.edu) Information Literacy and Learning Technologies Coordinator, The Claremont Colleges Library, Claremont …

This may be the world's coolest kindergarten

Who knew that the world’s coolest kindergarten is located in Sydney, Australia? Designed by PAL Design, NUBO is a beautiful space strategically …

American Experience

The Great War | Image Gallery<p>Letters from The Great War<p>During World War I, letters were the main method of communication between soldiers and the …

Chapman University

12 eerie photos of enormous Chinese cities completely empty of people

Throughout China, there are hundreds of cities that have almost everything one needs for a modern, urban lifestyle: high-rise apartment complexes, developed waterfronts, skyscrapers, and even public art. Everything, that is, except one major factor: people.<p>These mysterious — and almost completely …

Urbanism

Butterfly Heroes | National Wildlife Federation

×<p>You are now leaving<br>The National Wildlife Federation.<p><b>In 4 seconds</b>, you will be redirected to nwfactionfund.org, the site of the National Wildlife …

We're About to See Our First-Ever Black Hole

Most galaxies contain a supermassive black hole at the center. There’s a lot we don’t know them, even our own in the Milky Way, Sagittarius A*). But …

Marshall McLuhan, the Man Who Predicted the Internet in 1962

How badly does Netflix want to keep your eyeballs glued to their screen? Bad enough to have invested a reported $800 million to deliver more than …

Scientists in Belgium find a surprising reason why Greenland's glacier is melting so fast.

A team of scientists in Belgium has discovered a somewhat counterintuitive reason the Greenland ice sheet is melting at night.<p>The surprise culprit? …

Global Warming

The Mammoth Pirates

With the sale of elephant tusks under close scrutiny, “ethical ivory” from the extinct woolly mammoth is now feeding an insatiable market in China. …

Radio Free Europe

Rio's Marathon Swim: A Battle Against Waves, Pollution And Jellyfish

When Haley Anderson competes at the Rio Olympics on Aug. 15, she'll be racing for about two hours in open water off Copacabana Beach. The marathon swim is not for the faint of heart. It's 10 kilometers, or 6.2 miles.<p>What does it take? "A certain kind of crazy," Anderson said with a grin. "You have …

GIFs Show Real Trees Shaking To Life, Just Like The Movie Trees Of Our Nightmares

Shaky, shaky.<p>You may remember the terrifying apple tree in “The Wizard Of Oz” that slapped Dorothy’s hand away when she tried to pick some fruit. Maybe you’re more familiar with the ents from “The Lord Of The Rings,” or perhaps the Whomping Willow from “Harry Potter.” Any way you look at it ― when …

Brains of Overweight People 'Ten Years Older' than Lean Counterparts at Middle-age

From middle-age, the brains of obese individuals display differences in white matter similar to those in lean individuals ten years their senior, …

Serbian artist's drawings aren't 3D, but they sure do look like it

Don't worry: there isn't really a frog chilling on a piece of paper on a desk.<p>Serbian artist Nikola Čuljić, 30, draws incredible flat works of art …

World's largest carbon producers face landmark human rights case

Filipino government body gives 47 ‘carbon majors’ 45 days to respond to allegations of human rights violations resulting from climate change<p>The world’s largest oil, coal, cement and mining companies have been given 45 days to respond to a complaint that their greenhouse gas emissions have violated …

Human Rights

New whale species discovered in Bering Sea

Scientists have made the rare discovery of a new whale species.<p>The new species doesn't yet have a name, but the beaked whale is black and lives in …

Common brain changes found in children with autism, ADHD and OCD - Scienmag: Latest Science and Health News

TORONTO, July 27, 2016 – A team of Toronto scientists has found similarities in brain impairments in children with autism spectrum disorder, …