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Ghost React to Rihanna's Pope Outfit: 'Imitation is the Sincerest Form of Flattery'

Is Rihanna hopping on the musical Popemobile now that Papa Emeritus I, II and III are dead?Continue reading…

Met Gala

5 Products to Treat Body Acne (Yes, Even Back & Butt Acne)

When it comes to acne-fighting treatments, your face and the more visible areas of your body get a lot more attention. But, most of these skin care …

Beware 'Disease X': the mystery killer keeping scientists awake at night

Over two days in early February, the World Health Organisation (WHO) convened an expert committee at its Geneva headquarters to consider the unthinkable.<p>The goal was to identify pathogens with the potential to spread and kill millions but for which there are currently no, or insufficient, …

Disease

This inexpensive cross-country train route is *begging* to be your summer road trip

Sure, summer still feels about as far away as the next total solar eclipse, but it’s definitely not too soon to start planning a dreamy road trip. …

Chrome is turning into the new Internet Explorer 6

Chrome-only sites are a problem<p>Chrome is now the most popular browser across all devices, thanks to Android’s popularity and the rise of Chrome on Windows PCs and Mac computers. As Google continues to dominate our access to the web, information through its search engine, and services like Gmail or …

10 Space Facts Guaranteed to Make You Sound Smart at Parties

Hurray for having something to talk about!<p>Do you, like me, suck at interacting with human beings? Do you find yourself darting off to the nearest dog …

17 'facts' about space and Earth that you thought were true — but have been debunked by science

No surprise there. I've made a living speaking to experts and writing about it for more than a decade, and I've read obsessively on the topic for much longer than that.<p>I've heard a lot of peculiar "facts" over the years — and even believed and shared a few myself — that I eventually learned were …

Black Holes

‘Category 5 hurricane’: White House under siege by Trump Jr.’s Russia revelations

By Philip Rucker<p>, Reporter<p>Ashley Parker<p>, Reporter<p>The White House has been thrust into chaos after days of ever-worsening revelations about a meeting between Donald Trump Jr. and a lawyer characterized as representing the Russian government, as the president fumes against his enemies and senior …

Donald Trump

"Perfect thermal storm" caused 2016 Great Barrier Reef coral bleaching

The Great Barrier Reef has seen better days, after a one-two punch of coral bleaching events struck it in 2016 and 2017. Warming sea temperatures …

Science Uncovers The Origin Of The First Light In The Universe

When we look out at the Universe today, highlighted against the vast, empty blackness of the sky are points of light: stars, galaxies, nebulae and more. Yet there was a time in the distant past before any of those things had formed, just after the Big Bang, where the Universe was still filled with …

Dark Matter

In wind-powered Iowa, Trump blasts wind energy as a bird killer

Speaking in one of the top wind-producing states in the country, President Trump on Wednesday attacked wind energy for harming birds and being …

Eight views of Canada's water woes

A comprehensive review of Canada's freshwater ecosystems reveals rising threats from pollution, overuse, invasive species and climate change among other problems. Yet, the biggest threat of all may be a lack of information that hinders effective regulation, Ivan Semeniuk reports<p>With a mere 0.5 per …

Kushner tapped program meant for job-starved areas to build a luxury skyscraper

Jared Kushner and his real estate partners wanted to take advantage of a federal program in 2015 that would save them millions of dollars as they built an opulent, 50-story residential tower in Jersey City, N.J.'s booming waterfront district, just across the Hudson River from Lower Manhattan.<p>There …

Real Estate

Investigation Turns to Kushner’s Motives in Meeting With a Putin Ally

WASHINGTON — Jared Kushner, the president’s son-in-law and senior adviser, was looking for a direct line to President Vladimir V. Putin of Russia — a search that in mid-December found him in a room with a Russian banker whose financial institution was deeply intertwined with Russian intelligence, …

Trump plan on Paris climate deal unclear after G7 pressure

Report says Trump has told confidants he will pull US out of agreement but defense secretary Mattis says ‘president is wide open on this issue’<p>Donald Trump’s intentions regarding US participation in the Paris climate deal remained unknown on Sunday, as one report cited “confidants” saying the …

Trump’s Budget, Breaking Tradition, Seeks Cuts to Service Programs

WASHINGTON — In his inaugural address, John F. Kennedy exhorted the youth of America to ask what they could do for their country. In his inaugural budget, President Trump wants the government largely out of the national service business.<p>Mr. Trump’s budget proposal would eliminate the Corporation …

The world’s largest floating solar power plant just went online in China

China has announced that the largest floating photovoltaic (PV) facility on earth has finally been completed and connected to the local power grid. …

Inside Trump’s anger and impatience — and his sudden decision to fire Comey

By Philip Rucker<p>, Reporter<p>Ashley Parker<p>, Reporter<p>Sari Horwitz<p>, Reporter<p>Robert Costa<p>, Reporter<p>Every time FBI Director James B. Comey appeared in public, an ever-watchful President Trump grew increasingly agitated that the topic was the one that he was most desperate to avoid: Russia.<p>Trump had long …

Donald Trump

Indonesia considers plans to relocate its sinking, gridlocked capital

Plans are afoot to relocate the capital of Indonesia, as a drastic solution to reports that the sprawling metropolis of Jakarta, already plagued by choking traffic jams, is also sinking.<p>The mega-city of 13 million is located on Indonesia’s central island of Java, which hosts almost 60 per cent of …

GOP's health care push tests Democratic resistance

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> The most conservative congressmen in the country were a major roadblock in President Donald Trump's first push to replace Obamacare. Now, a second attempt's fate is in the hands of a moderate Republican faction -- putting to the test the power of Democratic …

Putin-linked think tank drew up plan to sway 2016 US election - documents

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A Russian government think tank controlled by Vladimir Putin developed a plan to swing the 2016 U.S. presidential election to Donald Trump and undermine voters’ faith in the American electoral system, three current and four former U.S. officials told Reuters.<p>They described …

Embattled DNC Asks All Staffers For Resignation Letters

Democratic National Committee Chairman Tom Perez has launched a major overhaul of the party's organization, which has been stung by recent crises — and the DNC has requested resignation letters from all current staffers.<p>Party staff routinely see major turnover with a new boss and they had been …

Not one, not two, but five new particles discovered with the Large Hadron Collider - ExtremeTech

By on March 24, 2017 at 8:41 am<p>This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use.<p>Operating at unprecedented …

Trump’s space bill promises humans on Mars by 2030s. Elon Musk isn’t happy

Donald Trump has passed the first US law in seven years that outlines Nasa’s long-term future. It stipulates that the space agency will continue to …

Space Science

A new kind of doctor's office that charges a monthly fee and doesn't take insurance could lead to much cheaper prescriptions

For one of Dr. John Burrell's new patients, a six-month supply of a drug fell from $120 to $20.<p>That's because Burrell, who runs a primary-care office in Columbia, South Carolina, manages to charge his patients wholesale prices.<p>Burrell runs a direct primary-care practice. Instead of accepting …

Health Care

Let's Go: 'Nearby' Star Has Seven Earth-Like Planets Orbiting

TRAPPIST-1 is an ultra-cool (temperature-wise, not leather jacket and Ray-Bans) dwarf star some 39 light-years away. And it has not one, not two, not …

Three Ways New EPA Head Scott Pruitt Will Dismantle Environmental Protection

Despite extraordinary backlash, former Oklahoma Attorney General Scott Pruitt has just been named to head the Environmental Protection Agency for the …

Tesla Wants to Lower Your Electricity Bill with a Battery for Your Home

Elon Musk shifts his attention from cars to bring you an exciting alternative household power source<p>Tesla is best known as the maker of luxurious, ludicrously fast electric vehicles. But the company’s larger effort is to diminish reliance on fossil fuels and enhance opportunities to create …

23 Healthier Recipes That Feed Your Fast-Food Addiction

No matter how well you eat on a regular basis, it’s only human to get slammed with a serious urge for some good old-fashioned fast food once in a …

Food

Scientists followed 5,000 genius kids for 45 years — here's what they learned about success

Follow thousands of super-bright kids for four and a half decades and you learn a thing or two about how to raise a high-achiever.<p>One of the biggest …