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Waves of garbage crash ashore in stunning footage

Massive waves of swirling, disgusting garbage were captured on video by a college student in Manila Bay.<p>Piles of trash, plastic bottles and other unidentifiable refuse can be seen rippling and crashing ashore in video and images posted on social media.<p>Matthew Doming, a student affiliated with the …

Pollution

Trump Is Losing His Trade War

Casualties from the Trump Trade War of 2018 with China are piling up fast.<p>Farmers and small businesses across the United States are suffering under the weight of 25% tariffs on Chinese goods that they need and/or China’s retaliatory tariffs on products they export, but Trump shows no inclination to …

Globalization

How Sex Robots Could Revolutionize Marriage—for the Better

With sexual needs outsourced to robots, marriages could become stronger than ever.<p><i>Adapted from “Sexbot-Induced Social Change: An Economic</i> …

Emerging Technology

NASA's Mars Opportunity rover, $400M spacecraft, missing in Martian dust storm for 2 months

For over two months, there has been no sign of NASA's Mars Opportunity rover. The car-sized space machine, worth a whopping $400 million, signed offline as it disappeared inside a massive Martian dust storm on June 10.<p>A team of scientists at NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory (JPL) in Pasadena, …

Dust Storms

A philosopher explains America’s “post-truth” problem

“We can never really be post-truth.”<p>The president of the United States is a serial liar.<p>In May, the Washington Post created a tally of Trump’s false or misleading claims. The number they found was 3,001, which averages out to roughly six lies or half-lies each day in office. That number has climbed …

Fake News

There's a Chemical In Your Brain That Makes You Want More

Dopamine has been described as just a pleasure molecule, but that's a common misconception.<p>Neuroscientist Vaughn Bell once called dopamine the "Kim Kardashian of neurotransmitters," by which he meant dopamine is seen as the scandalous celebrity amongst its shyer peers like glutamate or GABA. …

Neuroscience

The Church of Trump

At the president’s rallies, his devotees find the relief of belonging—and something more, besides.<p>Two weeks before the Iowa caucuses, in late January 2016, the Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump announced to an audience in Sioux City: “I could stand in the middle of Fifth Avenue and …

Donald Trump

Coming soon? Here's what our sex lives will look like in the future (with robots and personalised toys)

Technology is changing the way we experience sex. Here’s what it may look like in years to come.

Virtual Reality

Speaking to the people who live out love affairs in virtual reality

<i>Most of us have pretty much never lived our adult lives without the internet. It’s affected us in innumerable ways – some good, some very bad – and despite not really knowing what a world without it looks like, it still continues to surprise us. In our Extremely Online series, we explore the apps,</i> …

Virtual Reality

Trump's Dangerous Obsession With Iran

The Trump administration has no coherent Iran policy. In May, U.S. President Donald Trump unilaterally withdrew the United States from the Joint …

Middle East

Aldous Huxley, Dying of Cancer, Left This World Tripping on LSD (1963)

Aldous Huxley put himself forever on the intellectual map when he wrote the dystopian sci-fi novel <i>Brave New World</i> in 1931. (Listen to Huxley …

For young people, socialism is now more popular than capitalism

It’s not just that socialism is more popular: Opinions of capital among people under 30 is at the lowest point in years.<p>Not even all the way through the primary season for the 2018 elections, it’s clear that socialism has caught a tailwind. In May, four candidates backed by the Democratic …

Middle-class

The Best Sex Toys for Shower Sex

Have you ever found yourself ready for sex in the shower only to wind up staring at your vibrator? You’re looking at this toy you love so much thinking, “Ummm… can this come in the shower or will I ruin it? Is ruining this toy worth the orgasm?”<p>Or maybe you’ve never even thought to bring a sex toy …

Anthropocene, Proposed Geologic Epoch Shaped by Humans, Hits the Rocks

The Anthropocene, which is a proposed geological epoch in which natural earth processes have been shaped by humans, has hit the rocks, <b>The Global</b> …

Earth Science

Robert Rauschenberg and LA Artists

As a major source of inspiration to many, for years artists and other creatives have come to Los Angeles to create artworks in response to all the …

Art

James Zapata (American, based Brooklyn, NY, USA) - She Wolf (Fan Art of Natalie Hall’s She Wolf)  Digital Arts 

James Zapata (American, based Brooklyn, NY, USA) - She Wolf (Fan Art of Natalie Hall’s She Wolf) Digital Arts

Google Tracks You Even If Location History's Off. Here's How to Stop It

If, like most people, you thought Google stopped tracking your location once you turned off Location History in your account settings, you were …

Privacy

From laboratory in far west, China's surveillance state spreads quietly

BEIJING (Reuters) - Filip Liu, a 31-year-old software developer from Beijing, was traveling in the far western Chinese region of Xinjiang when he was pulled to one side by police as he got off a bus.<p>The officers took Liu's iPhone, hooked it up to a handheld device that looked like a laptop and told …

China

6 Fascinating Masturbation Facts, According To A New Survey

There are a lot of great reasons to masturbate. There's a sense that you're getting to know yourself and your needs better, there's a self-care …

Superhot

Why Does Love Fade Over Time? We Asked Experts & Here's What They Said

The myth of the seven-year itch is a strong one. Is there a point where, no matter how happy you've been in a relationship, things just get a little …

Relationships

Asteroid discovered after it makes the closest flyby of the year

A bus-size asteroid made the closest pass by Earth so far this year, coming closer than the orbit of many communications satellites as it buzzed by on Friday.<p>Astronomers actually discovered the 15-meter (49-foot) asteroid 2018 PD20 on Saturday using telescopes on Hawaii's Mauna Loa, after it'd …

Asteroids

The Sun is Actually One of the Most Difficult Places to Reach in the Solar System. Here’s how the Parker Solar Probe Will Do It

When it comes to exploring our Solar System, there are few missions more ambitious than those that seek to study the Sun. While NASA and other space …

Parker Solar Probe

This Photo Of A Solar Coronal Mass Ejection Is Beyond Comprehension

​The sun is incomprehensibly big, and as such, most of the things it does are also incomprehensibly big. Case in point: this coronal mass ejection, …

Astronomy

Michael Caine confirms what really happened at the end of Inception

It's been nearly 10 years since Christopher Nolan's <i>Inception</i> hit theaters, and the debate over the film's ending continues to rage on. Did dream …

Marion Cotillard

What We Saw at the Unite the Right II Protest

Scientists deploy emergency response to save largest corals off Florida

The effort to save South Florida’s largest coral colonies will soon extend beyond the intensive care unit and into the maternity ward.<p>The colonies are being killed by a disease of unknown origin — sometimes called white plague or white blotch — first identified off Virginia Key in 2014. In the last …

Florida

Kudlow: Economy will help GOP keep its grip on House

NEW YORK — Larry Kudlow, President Donald Trump’s top economic adviser, says Republicans will hold the House this fall and the economy will be a big reason why.<p>“These are very good times and the midterms will be a report card on that,” Kudlow, the director of the National Economic Council, said in …

Republicans

The 10 most important things in the world right now

Hello! Here’s what’s happening on Tuesday.<p><b>1. US President Donald Trump slammed his former White House aide Omarosa Manigault for taping …

Donald Trump

The Lie of Little Women

Peering into the secrets of Louisa May Alcott’s real life sheds light on her treasured coming-of-age tale.<p>Early in the recent BBC/PBS miniseries <i>Little Women</i>, the first significant adaptation of Louisa May Alcott’s novel in 24 years, Laurie (played by Jonah Hauer-King) tells Jo (Maya Hawke)—the …

Literature

7 Standing Sex Positions You Need To Add To Your Repertoire Stat

Sometimes you just can't make it to a bed...<p>Standing sex positions can come in handy for all sorts of situations. You want to change things up in the bedroom; that gotta-have-you-now feeling strikes, but all you have to work with is a public bathroom; or you just want to get it on while prepping …

FaceTime