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3 reasons researchers are terrified about Donald Trump's presidency

Among those people are scientists, many of whom have been concerned about statements Trump has made about science and research. Some are even worried about their jobs in their fields, as well as Trump's impact on the scientific opinions of the country.<p>These are some of the beliefs Trump has stated …

Donald Trump

Trump victory hailed 'apocalypse' of the mainstream by Europe's rising populist politicians

Donald Trump’s victorywas greeted with glee and jubilation by populist politicians across Europe who hailed his ascent to the White House as yet further proof of their belief that Europe’s old, establishment political order is now crumbling.<p>Marine Le Pen, the leader of France’s National Front (FN) …

6 stories you may have missed during the US election

<b>(CNN) —</b> You might still be glued to US election coverage. But that doesn't mean news hasn't been breaking in the rest of the world over the last 24 hours.<p>Here are some of the stories you may have missed while Donald Trump was being elected next president of the US.<p>Mastermind of Paris and Brussels …

Terrorism

Americans Stocked up on Assault Rifles Before Election Day

With anxiety swirling about Hillary Clinton's expected win in the presidential race, gun dealers reported a spike in sales of assault weapons.<p><i>This piece originally appeared on the Trace.</i><p>The team at Top Guns in Terre Haute, Indiana got what they considered a clear signal from the presidential …

Guns

Donald Trump doesn't believe in climate change — here are 16 irrefutable signs it's real

Trump's stance on the environment contradicts thousands of scientists and decades of research, which has linked many observable changes in climate, including rising air and ocean temperatures, shrinking glaciers, and widespread melting of snow and ice, to an increase in greenhouse gas emissions …

Global Warming

Trump presidency predicted by 'The Simpsons'

An episode of "The Simpsons" that aired on March 19, 2000, predicted that Donald Trump would be President of the United States.

Donald Trump

Hurricane Matthew 'Unlike Any Hurricane in the Modern Era'

It’s killed hundreds in Haiti and could deliver major damage from Florida to the Carolinas.<p>The fury of Hurricane Matthew is well in the open, with reports of more than 840 dead in Haiti, where many neighborhoods look strafed and cluster-bombed.<p>Now as the storm creeps up the coast of Florida, and …

9 survival myths that could actually hurt you

There are many rules out there explaining how to behave in emergency situations. But are all of them really that effective?<p>We at <b>Bright Side</b> have …

"Alien megastructure" star sparks more mystery

It has confused scientists for the past several years – a faraway star spotted by NASA’s Kepler space telescope that appeared to be dimming …

Universe

9 of the weirdest things people have stuck up their arses

A student recently made headlines after posting photos of her hospital visit due to having an active vibrator stuck up her bum. She’s not, however, …

Photos: What does it look like to stand in the same spot for 40 years?

Time traveling in the forgotten American city<p>Camilo José Vergara has spent more than forty years photographing and rephotographing the same forgotten …

Los Angeles

Inside the World's Largest Underground Survival Community: 575 Luxury Bunkers for 5,000 People

The rambling, green hills of Fall River county located near the Black Hills in South Dakota, is the location for a spectacular new underground survival community featuring individual bunkers for 575 families and a total underworld population of 5,000. This is Vivos xPoint, and it is the world’s …

South Dakota

Russian newspaper warns 'risky game' Putin is playing in Syria could start Third World War

A Russian newspaper has warned that Russian President Vladmir Putin is playing an "astonishingly risky game" in the Syrian conflict that could even …

Russia

Our Closest Earthlike Planet Appears to Be "Covered" in Water

Eep.<p>Back in August, astronomers announced the discovery of what appears to be an Earthlike exoplanet orbiting Proxima Centauri - a red dwarf star in …

Science

Eagle Cam Captures Bigfoot -- Or Something Else -- Walking Around

From adorable baby birds to unexpected drop-ins (including a dead cat), eagle cams appear to have it all ― including Bigfoot.<p>An eagle cam appears to have captured an ape-like creature walking around on the ground below, prompting speculation that it could be the elusive creature.<p>The shadowy figure …

Paranormal

Aliens on Mars: NASA Captures Mysterious 'Ancient City' on the Red Planet

UFO enthusiasts are claiming that a proof that alien life has existed in the red planet is once again in one of NASA's official photos.<p>According to …

The Discovery that Revealed Ancient Humans Navigated the Seas 130,000 Years Ago

It was a few years ago that a Greek-American archaeological team made a startling discovery – they found the oldest indications of seafaring and …

Area 51’s Massive New Hangar Appears In New Google Earth Images Of The Secret Base - The Drive

Area 51’s Massive New Hangar Shows Up in New Google Earth Images Of The Secret Base<p>That is one big box to hide things in.<p>GOOGLE EARTH<p>Tyler …

Aviation

Europa’s ‘Surprising’ Activity Explained: Hints of Water Plumes

Hubble shows signs that the moon is spitting water from a subsurface ocean, raising excitement for a planned mission to the frozen world.<p>Ocean scientists and space enthusiasts have been dreaming for years about what might exist in alien oceans, like the one thought to slosh beneath the ice of …

There's a mysterious object doing a crazy loop around our solar system, but scientists have no idea what it is

Astronomers have nicknamed it "Niku," which means "rebellious" in Chinese, because of the object's reckless behavior.<p>An international team of scientists discovered the object using the Panoramic Survey Telescope and Rapid Response System (Pan-STARRS) in Maui, Hawaii. The study announcing their …

Astronomy

Is the mysterious 'eye' island near Argentina hiding an alien base? Kickstarter campaign to investigate bizarre rotating island launched

• <b>'The Eye' can be found using the coordinates: 34°15'07.8'S 58°49'47.4'W</b>• <b><br>Island is shaped like a perfect circle and is said to rotate on its own</b> …

Is Putin planning for nuclear war? Russian leader has invested in top-secret reinforced bunkers across Moscow say experts

• <b>Claimed Russian hardman invested in the structures for potential</b> <b>war</b>• <b><br>Russian media say they are being built as part of national security</b> …

A Mystery Comet Impact Triggered The Evolution of Our Earliest Ancestors, Say Geologists

A second impact, 10 million years after the dinosaurs.<p>Around 56 million years ago, Earth experienced one of the most significant warming events in …

Paleontology

Proof of Aliens in Ancient Egyptian Hieroglyphs, Relics Hidden in Rockefeller Museum

While the US government and its military industrial cutouts continue to drip-drip-drip the faucet of partial disclosure, we have evidence dating back …

Temperature of Earth Reaches Highest Level in 115,000 Years

The temperature of our planet has reached the highest level in 115,000 years.<p>A paper entitled “Young People's Burden: Requirement of Negative CO2 …

‘Alien megastructures’ star baffles scientists as new study fails to explain strange behaviour

A star that has such strange characteristics that it made some people think it was proof of intelligent aliens is still baffling scientists.<p>Last …

Ancient Mayan codex found to be oldest document from the Americas

An ancient Mayan document long thought to be a forgery was recently found to be genuine. The text, known as the Grolier Codex, was analyzed by researchers from Yale, Brown, and the University of California, Riverside, and, according to their results, is the real thing.<p>The codex—a ten page document …

Archaeology

Humans will contaminate Mars with life — the question is how to do it right

What planetary protection will look like for a SpaceX colony<p>If Elon Musk’s Mars colony becomes a reality, he won’t be sending just humans to the Red Planet; he’ll be sending trillions of hitchhiking microbes as well. Such a biological invasion seemingly clashes with a concept known as planetary …

Apollo Missions