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Soaring peregrine falcon population pivotal to conservation discussions

Wildlife conservationist Peter Ewins remembers finding abandoned nests and broken eggs when he searched for peregrine falcons in the 1980s in places where they had nested for centuries.<p>The world's fastest animal, a magnificent raptor that can hit speeds of nearly 400 kilometres an hour as it swoops …

If Aliens Call, We Might Not Want To Answer, Says Stephen Hawking

Listen up, NASA.<p>Stephen Hawking has said it before and he’ll say it again: If extraterrestrials call, <b>do not answer ―</b> at least, not without careful consideration.<p>The renowned theoretical physicists hosts “Stephen Hawking’s Favorite Places,” a new short film available on the streaming service …

Native Americans

Pakistan minibus crash: 24 dead after vehicle plunges off cliff into river

At least 23 people were killed when a minibus plunged from a mountain road into a river in a remote area of Pakistan-administered Kashmir late on Friday, officials said.<p>The accident took place at Nausehri, 45km (27 miles) north of Muzaffarabad, the capital of Pakistan-controlled Kashmir, when the …

City Politics

How The Internet Bungled The Biggest News About The Next Fastest Car In The World

Bugatti set themselves up for this one. They built their brand as the Very Impressive Builders Of The Fastest Cars In The World and now they got …

Save the Manuals: Turbocharged Honda Civic Hatch Starts at $20,535

If there’s one aspect of the 2016 Honda Civic we dislike, it’s Honda’s decision not to offer a manual transmission with its sweet new 1.5-liter turbocharged four-cylinder engine. Fortunately, that issue goes away with the introduction of the 2017 Honda Civic hatchback.<p>Unlike the 2016 Honda Civic …

Automotive Design

Volkswagen's 'revolutionary' electric concept car could steal the Paris Motor Show

Volkswagen is hyping up the electric concept car it's unveiling at the Paris Motor Show that kicks off October 1.<p>The German automaker said in a brief press release that "the concept car has the potential to make history with its completely new vehicle concept," adding that it's "as revolutionary as …

Electric Vehicles

Zinedine Zidane Talks Lionel Messi and More Ahead of Las Palmas vs. Real Madrid

Real Madrid manager Zinedine Zidane believes Barcelona will not be as strong without Lionel Messi, who is set to be sidelined for three weeks.<p>The forward picked up an injury during the 1-1 draw with Atletico Madrid on Wednesday, and the club confirmed the 29-year-old will be out for a spell. When …

Soccer

Manchester United Transfer News: Latest Bastian Schweinsteiger Rumours, More

Bastian Schweinsteiger reportedly wants Manchester United to pay out the full remainder of his current contract, worth roughly £13.8 million, should the Red Devils release him. Meanwhile, Juventus have already been in contact with the agent of rising star Franck Kessie.<p>According to Squawka's Greg …

Soccer

Barcelona Transfer News: Latest Rumours on Neymar and Douglas

A Spanish court has reopened a case regarding "alleged irregularities" of Neymar's blockbuster transfer from Santos to Barcelona.<p>The Associated Press (via the Mail Online) reported Brazilian investment group DIS had made a claim against Neymar, the player's father and former Blaugrana president …

Soccer

Swansea City vs. Manchester City: Pep Guardiola's Key Pre-Match Presser Comments

Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola reiterated he is not making big changes to the team purely to stamp his authority at the Etihad Stadium building up to Saturday's Premier League showdown at Swansea City.<p>Following Joe Hart's loan switch to Torino and Yaya Toure's omission from first-team plans …

Soccer