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A Volcanic Eruption Hid a Critical Climate Signal for Twenty Years

As our planet heats up, the pace of sea level rise is expected to quicken, making it harder for cities like Miami to stay above water. But since …

Global Warming

20 Hauntingly Good Halloween Cocktails

When your bartender ghosts on you, these special libations will do the trick.<p>Your Halloween party isn't complete without a few signature spooky cocktails. Vodka, tequila, rum and more masquerade as the ultimate Fight Night bar.

Environmental records shattered as climate change 'plays out before us'

The world is careening towards an environment never experienced before by humans, with the temperature of the air and oceans breaking records, sea levels reaching historic highs and carbon dioxide surpassing a key milestone, a major international report has found.<p>The “state of the climate” report, …

Climate Change

Cure for asthma on horizon as scientists find genetic cause

A cure for asthma is on the horizon after scientists discovered a genetic switch which prevents the condition.<p>The research carried out at the University of Southampton, discovered that the gene ADAM33 plays a crucial role in causing the twitchiness and inflammation of airways that triggers an …

The cure for cancer could be as simple as a vaccine

How cool would it be to stop cancer dead in its tracks using a vaccine that would work regardless of cancer type? It turns out that humanity is …

CO2 turned into stone in Iceland in climate change breakthrough

Carbon dioxide has been pumped underground and turned rapidly into stone, demonstrating a radical new way to tackle climate change.<p>The unique project promises a cheaper and more secure way of burying CO2 from fossil fuel burning underground, where it cannot warm the planet. Such carbon capture and …

Fossil Fuels

The Truth You Don't Want to Hear About Going on a Diet

It's probably making you gain weight.<p>Years ago, I visited friends who were worried about their much-loved teenage daughter. She had started gaining weight at puberty, and her parents couldn't figure out what to do. They tried talking to her about portion control and exercise. They tried cooking her …

Fitness

21 Beautfiul Boozy Drinks To Try This Season

Hello there, booze.<p><i>For more cocktail recipes, head over to Food52.</i>

The theater of Trump: What Shakespeare can teach us about the Donald

Harold Bloom subtitled his magnum opus on Shakespeare “The Invention of the Human” in recognition of the Bard’s unprecedented ability to imagine the lives of others.<p>The question I’ve been pondering of late is what would Shakespeare, the greatest detective of the soul of man in literary history, …

3tags.org

Dave Chappelle: Prince honored with four-hour comedy set

Like much of the rest of the world, Dave Chappelle was devastated by Prince‘s sudden death last week, and almost canceled his Friday morning show in …

Comedy

Stop ruining the future

<b>(CNN) —</b> Climate change can seem so big it's impossible to fix.<p>Just take a second to think about what's at stake: We're talking super droughts, scarier storms, sinking islands, flooded cities and mass extinctions in the animal world.<p>If we don't do something -- a lot of somethings -- fast then we …

Great Barrier Reef damage: 'We've never seen anything like this before'

Scientists in Australia have revealed the “tragic” extent of coral bleaching across the Great Barrier Reef, releasing maps which show damage to 93 per cent of the famous 1,500-mile stretch of reefs following a recent underwater heatwave.<p>Warning that the reef is now in a “precarious position”, …

Global Warming

Doctors Warn Climate Change Will Have "Devastating Effect" on Human Health

Climate change isn't just wrecking the planet; it's endangering everyone who lives on Earth, according to a new policy paper from the American …

Public Health

How Shrooms Work and Affect the Brain: What Psilocybin Is Really Doing to Your Head

In a 2014 study, the psychedelic effect of magic mushrooms on the brain was found to bear similarities to the brain activity displayed when we're in …

Climate Change Is Forcing a New Manifest Destiny

I hate to say it, but I might be living at the wrong latitude—or at least, my kids certainly are. Reams of climate change reports—and a quick look at …

How Porn Is Messing with Your Manhood

Finding a needle in a haystack would be easier than finding an adolescent male who hasn’t seen online porn. Surveys indicate the average boy watches …

Psychology

NASA: Earth’s poles are tipping thanks to climate change

The north pole is on the run. Although it can drift as much as 10 meters across a century, sometimes returning to near its origin, it has recently …

7 Homemade Infused Simple Syrups to Stock Your Spring Bar

Prepare for an impromptu spring cocktail party!<p>When the weather starts to warm and herb gardens come to life, it’s time to put away the dark, …

Chef John's Shrimp Toast Recipe

"While virtually unknown compared to most other popular fried party snacks, these shrimp toasts are easy to make and every bit as delicious, and …

Eating One Serving of This Food a Day Could Help You Lose Weight

Hint: They're magical.<p>The newest weight-loss superfood has been right under our, uh, noses all along. New data published in the <i>American Journal of Clinical Nutrition</i> confirmed that beans, along with lentils and chickpeas, are proving themselves to be magical fruit indeed.<p>For the study, researchers …

Nutrition

Why Award-Winning Mixologist, Marvin Martinez, Thinks the Negroni is the Perfect Cocktail

<i>What I Drink is a series featuring legendary bartenders to learn about how they got started, what they love to drink and discover their go-to</i> …

16 Low-Carb and Gluten-Free Stuffed Zucchini Boat Recipes

Move over, spiralized comfort foods; there’s more than one way to turn your favorite dishes low carb and gluten-free. All aboard the zucchini train — err, zucchini boat. Once you halve a zucchini and scoop out the seeds, it’s the perfect vessel for makeshift tacos, pizza or even burgers. As an …

Cooking

Fallout 4 Automatron DLC - 6 Tips To Building Your Own Robotic Army

Bethesda took aim at the machines for the first <i>Fallout 4</i> DLC, Automatron. Available now on its own, or as part of the game’s <i>Season Pass</i>, it gives you …

World Meat Free Day 2016: Why everyone becoming vegan or vegetarian would save millions of lives

Eating more fruit and vegetables and cutting back on red and processed meat will make you healthier. That’s obvious enough. But as chickens and cows …

Diets

Mediterranean diet wins again, helps bones

<b>(CNN) —</b> The Mediterranean diet is well-known for its health benefits on your heart and waistline, but now your bones could benefit too, according to a new study published online by JAMA Internal Medicine.<p>In this study, researchers examined whether diet quality affects bone health in postmenopausal …

This massive wind-powered skyscraper would cool the entire planet

Paolo Venturella Architecture just unveiled plans for a fantastical Global Cooling Skyscraper that’s designed to fight global warming by cooling the …

Skyscrapers

DC movies release date calendar

As <i>Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice</i> bashes its way through the box office, it’s actually clearing a path for at least 10 other movies.<p>DC …

Justice League