Marty Spychalski

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Africa's Oldest Trees Are Dying, and Scientists Are Stumped

A mysterious killer is claiming the mighty baobab.<p>In South Africa’s Limpopo province, a baobab tree once grew so large and stood so strong that its human neighbors decided to do the obvious: They built a pub insidethe living tree’s thousand-year-old hollow trunk, which measured more than 150 feet …

Nature

Billionaire Koch brothers' political network will spend millions to oppose Trump's tariffs – the group's biggest split with the president so far

The political network backed by billionaire industrialists Charles and David Koch on Monday unveiled a multiyear, multimillion-dollar campaign …

Globalization

Moment man climbs building to save child - CNN Video

Video shows 22-year-old Mamoudou Gassama climbing up an apartment building in just seconds to rescue a child dangling from a balcony.

Turner Broadcasting

Glowforge can print on wood, leather, and fabric objects

Glowforge today formally launched its line of 3D laser printers, allowing creators to print objects made from materials such as leather, wood, acrylic, paper, fabric, cardboard, metal, glass, ceramic, stone, laptops, and even chocolate.<p>It may seem like something out of science fiction. But …

JPMorgan's ultimate guide to the markets and the economy

Tech stocks have gotten rocked since a massive Facebook data breach, prompting fears that both EU and US regulation will slow growth in the sector.<p>Meanwhile, President Donald Trump has been railing against China on trade- and that's causing some concerns in the markets.<p>But that's not all, investors …

Tesla crash: Model X was in Autopilot mode, firm says

Tesla's Autopilot feature was on during the recent fatal crash of a Tesla Model X car, the company said late Friday, potentially increasing concerns over the safety of automated-driving technologies.<p>In a post on its website, the electric-car maker said computer logs retrieved from the wrecked SUV …

Tesla

5 Reasons the Cannabis Act Will Be Signed Into Law

Though nothing with politics is ever a given, Canada's recreational marijuana bill might as well be.<p>Believe it or not, legal marijuana is one of the …

Ryan Reynolds jokes marriage to Blake Lively is in trouble: 'I wish'

Ryan Reynolds is responding to tabloid rumors in the only way we'd expect the <i>Deadpool</i> star to do it.<p>With snark, on Twitter.<p>After the <i>International Business Times</i> in India tweeted that Reynolds and his wife Blake Lively are "struggling to spend 'quality time' " together, Reynolds wrote: "I wish. I …

Ryan Reynolds

Sledding around Finland in this wilderness cabin must be the best way to see the Northern Lights

Towed by snowmobile!<p><b>Sledding around the snowy Arctic may sound like the pursuit of Santa Claus, but it's also a great way to see the Northern Lights.</b><p>Now, you can experience the best way to see the natural phenomenon, in a cosy mobile hotel, that can be towed by snowmobile to the best viewing …

Schwarber gets $604,500 salary in deal with Cubs

MESA, Ariz. (AP) — Kyle Schwarber has a $604,500 salary in the major leagues as part of the one-year contract the Chicago Cubs announced last …

Pinstripe passer: Seahawks QB Wilson works out with Yankees

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Russell Wilson's head knows football was the right choice. Baseball still has his heart.A 2014 Super Bowl champion quarterback …

5 Cord-Cutting Options To Help Save You Money

You have options beyond tinfoil.<p>As cord-cutting becomes more popular, companies are left fighting for your streaming money. It’s overwhelming. So here’s some help.<p>If you’re planning to cut the cable, you’re probably considering making the switch to save money. Streamline has compiled a list that …

Scientists invent way to turn astronaut poop into food for long-haul space missions

Humanity has big dreams when it comes to space travel, but our technology isn’t quite there yet. Spacecraft that can take astronauts to Mars and …

Elon Musk has now sold 15K flamethrowers, earning $7.5M for boring

The Boring Company is getting decently well-capitalized on the back of sales of its flamethrower (yes, flamethrower). The no-doubt overpriced piece of knack, which can be made yourself at home using likely around $30 in parts, is selling for $500 and has already netted Elon Musk’s digging venture …

These Are the 20 Best Stocks to Own as Millennials Take Over the Stock Market

Millennials ruin everything, right?<p>Wrong, according to a 2018 outlook note from Fundstrat's Thomas Lee. According to Lee, the millennial demographic …

Watch Skiers in Austria Get Caught on the Chairlift Ride of Your Nightmares

Some extreme sports can get a little too extreme.<p>Skiers at Silvretta Montafon in Austria on Wednesday maybe realized they bit off a little more than …

'Bomb cyclone' forces world's largest passenger jet to land at small New York airport

A Singapore Airlines Airbus A380, the world’s largest passenger plane, was forced to land at a small New York airport Thursday after the "bomb cyclone" storm system forced the closure of runways at John F. Kennedy International.<p>Singapore Airlines Flight 26, flying from Frankfurt, Germany to New …

'Gaming Disorder' May Get Classified as a Mental Health Condition – Here's What That Means

How much Mario is too much?<p>There's a certain point at which a hobby can become too much.<p>The World Health Organisation is considering adding "gaming …

Mental Health

The Universe Shouldn’t Exist, CERN Scientists Announce

BASE particle physicists have discovered a very precise way to examine antimatter.<br>Read More

A Sea Turtle Was Found Tangled in Cocaine Bundles Worth $53 Million

Some people are just jerks.<p>The US Coast Guard has rescued a poor beleaguered sea turtle off the US coast after it became entangled in some unusual …

Coast Guard

Watch: Grand Canyon cloud inversion

A full cloud inversion followed by a snowstorm over Grand Canyon National Park in this gorgeous new time-lapse.<p>In this video, filmmaker Harun …

Grand Canyon

Rise of the robots: There won't be enough work to go around, fmr. Apple CEO says

In 10 to 15 years, robots will be able to write better computer code than even the most skilled coders today, according to former Pepsi president and Apple CEO John Sculley, a development that is representative of the growing role of artificial intelligence (AI) in the workforce.<p>“AI is foundational …

Christmas Tree Pull-Apart Bread Recipe

How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>Unroll a can of pizza dough out on a flat surface, and cut the dough into 36 squares with a pizza cutter.<p>Step 2<p>In a bowl, add …

Behold The Most Hilarious Wildlife Photos of 2017

Wildlife photographer Tibor Kércz would spend a few nights each year camped out in a tent near a tree, hoping to capture photos of little owls and …

Wildlife

California police bust multimillion-dollar weed 'fortress'

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Police in Southern California raided a weed "fortress" on Wednesday, seizing 35,000 marijuana plants and shutting down an …

Buried For Up to 50,000 Years, a Perfectly Frozen Cave Lion Cub Was Just Found in Siberia

There is talk about cloning!<p>With its head resting on its paw, the remains of a cave lion cub found frozen in Siberia could have been sleeping in the …

‘Amazon Stadium’ is the latest bait being dangled in front of Jeff Bezos

A Chicago developer is promising a sports complex if the company decides to put its HQ2 in the Windy City.<p>The bidding war over which city will be the location of Amazon’s next headquarters continues.<p>As reported in the Chicago Tribune, Sterling Bay Developers in Chicago have drawn up plans for an …

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4,000-year-old bow, arrow and lunch box found in Swiss Alps

Pieces of a 4,000-year-old bow, arrows and a wooden food container that belonged to a Bronze Age mountaineer have been found in a high alpine pass in Switzerland.<p>The artifacts are among several items found in what appears to have been a rock shelter beside a glacier near the top of the nearly …

Yellowstone’s supervolcano could erupt much faster than anyone thought

There’s a dangerous giant sitting dormant in the United States, and when it finally wakes up it has the potential to cause utter devastation. I’m …