Kyle Silber

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Judge Throws Out Conviction of Protester Who Laughed During Jeff Sessions Confirmation Hearing

A D.C. judge has thrown out the jury conviction of a protester who laughed during Attorney General Jeff Sessions’ confirmation hearing.<p>Chief Judge …

Crock Pot Citrus Pork Chili with Mango

<i>Comforting citrus pork chili with mango made easily in your slow cooker. This crock pot recipe is easy to make ahead of time for any night of the</i> …

Pagans demand return of church buildings 'stolen' 1,300 years ago

A group of pagans has written to the Archbishop of Canterbury demanding two churches to make amends for those it says were stolen 1,300 years ago.<p>The Odinist Fellowship, which represents 1,000 members of the pagan religion, wrote to the Church of England last month asking for two churches to be …

Church of England

A Charming 1930s Style Animation That Explains General Relativity in Just 500 Words

Maxwell the Demon stars in a charming 1930s style animation that explains the concept of general relativity in just 500 words. Maxwell is also …

Nicki Minaj’s Scandalous Top and More of the Best Paris Fashion Week Moments

Vanity Fair’s Fashion Director Michael Carl has the rundown of the newsworthy, eye-popping moments at Paris Fashion Week.<p>This last week has been a doozy. I flew to L.A. from Milan for the “little Oscar party” that <i>Vanity Fair</i> had (perhaps you heard about it), and then I hopped on a plane back to …

Nicki Minaj

China is Using Drones Equipped With Flamethrowers for an Unexpected Purpose

Year after year, we witness drones becoming more multifaceted in functionality. From artificial pollination to performing at halftime during the …

A newly discovered Churchill essay on aliens is a timely reminder of the dangers facing life on Earth

If the British prime minister was seeking solace in the prospect of life beyond our war-torn planet, would the discovery of a plethora of exoplanets aid or hinder such comfort?<p>The 11-page article - Are We Alone in the Universe? - has sat in the US National Churchill Museum archives in Fulton, …

Researchers find deadly mold, fungi in Northern California medical marijuana samples

DAVIS – Researchers at UC Davis are warning some medical marijuana users after identifying potentially lethal bacteria and mold on cannabis samples …

A short guide by former congressional staffers for resisting the selling off of our country

<b>Section 1: What we can learn from the tea party</b><p>The tea party focused on saying “no.” They didn’t focus on alternative policy development. This is …

Trump to inherit more than 100 court vacancies, plans to reshape judiciary

Donald Trump is set to inherit an uncommon number of vacancies in the federal courts in addition to the open Supreme Court seat, giving the president-elect a monumental opportunity to reshape the judiciary after taking office.<p>The estimated 103 judicial vacancies that President Obama is expected to …

Donald Trump

17 Google products you've never heard of

Most of us have heard of Google's well-publicized moonshots: Self-driving cars, smart contact lenses, internet-beaming balloons, and more.<p>While those products and services sound amazing, most of us can't use them just yet. But the company actually has a bunch of other ones that are incredibly …

Apps

Voyager Probes Are Still Making Amazing Discoveries

In August 2012, Voyager 1 went where no human-made object has gone before: it crossed the “heliopause,” the outermost edge of the Sun’s heliosphere, …

This Suitcase Morphs Into a Dresser Right Before Your Eyes

Just when you thought your husband would be your best travel companion.<p>Imagine you just touched down in Maui for the trip of a lifetime you've been saving for years to go on and all you want to do is hit the beach. In fact, the <i>last</i> thing you want to do is unpack your clothes. But skip this step and …

The art of Jae Lee: Dark, Bold, Macabre, Whimsical | Comics Amino

In the world of comics the artist needs to be unique, stand out from the rest. In that world no one stands out more than Jae Lee.<p>I first fell in love …

Dyson’s Office Light Of The Future Runs For 22 Years

Designed by Jake Dyson, this fluorescent replacement can provide mood or work lighting, and runs for 200,000 hours.<p>A light hangs from the ceiling, but most of it isn’t a light at all.<p>This is the Cu-Beam Duo, the latest invention out of Dyson. It’s intended to be the commercial light of the future. …

7 Things Emotionally Intelligent People Don’t Do

The restaurant manager who speaks with poise and grace to the patron complaining loudly about the wait service. The levelheaded friend you call in …

Emotional Intelligence

Here’s why so many smart people don’t believe in evolution

Does seeing the word "evolution" in a headline make you nervous?<p>It makes me nervous. Climate change may be the most politically charged scientific finding of the modern era, but the charged responses to it are nothing compared to people's forceful responses to evolution.<p>Gallup reports that 64% of …

Twisted Light Could Dramatically Boost Data Rates

<b>It was just 24 years ago that researchers reported</b> the discovery of something remarkable about light: Certain beams, traveling through space with a …