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Brexit will leave UK worse off in every scenario, leaked report predicts

A leaked UK government forecast reportedly predicts that the British economy will suffer no matter what trade deal is struck with the European Union. …

Oldest human fossil found outside Africa rewrites migration timeline

The origin story for modern humans is constantly being revised, but the general gist is that <i>Homo Sapiens</i> first arose several hundred thousand years …

Here's the Difference Between Hygge and Just Plain Lazy

When studying Danish, one of the first words you'll learn is "hygge." It loosely translates to "coziness," but many Danes will tell you that meaning …

Hygge

Here's Everything Science Knows So Far About The Origins of Humans

The story evolves every year.<p>The question of where we humans come from is one many people ask, and the answer is getting more complicated as new …

Evolution

UK consumers trapped in credit card debt for longer than thought

British consumers are trapped by credit card debt for longer than previously thought, according to a study by officials at the Bank of England and the City regulator, as unsecured borrowing reaches levels unseen since the financial crisis.<p>Analysis by the Bank and the Financial Conduct Authority …

Economics

If You Think Electric Cars Will Save the Planet, Think Again

So you think Climate Change will be beaten one Tesla, one Chevy Volt at a time?<p>Time to think again.<p>Even if the ambitious targets of the world’s …

Fed up with Brexit Britain? Come to work in Denmark | Morten Østergaard

If your dreams involve a workplace in which your skills are in demand, and you still want to enjoy the benefits of being a part of the EU, we’re just a cheap flight away<p>Dear EU citizens in the UK, Dear Britons,<p>Please know we support you and we can imagine the uncertainty the divorce from EU is …

The climate has changed before. But this is different – look at the archeological record

The United States government recently published the Climate Science Special Report authored by 13 federal agencies, which states unequivocally that climate change is occurring and it is caused by human actions. The report follows several months of uncommonly strong hurricanes caused by …

Climate Change

The rise in interest rates indicates that we are heading for a Brexit-induced economic meltdown

The Bank of England’s decision to raise interest rates to 0.5 per cent – the first such move in more than a decade – was in reality about as …

The Road to Reversing Brexit: Three Ways the U.K. Could Take It All Back

E<p>Economy<p>P<p>Politics<p>D<p>Diplomacy<p>Theresa May quits or is pushed out by members of her own party<p>Theresa May quits or is pushed out by members of her own …

Autumn isn’t cold enough to kill bugs anymore—find out what pests will persist in your region

Pumpkin spice and mosquito bites.<p>The cooler temperatures of autumn may not be a cause for celebration if you prefer lounging on the beach to cuddling by the fire, but at least they provide a reprieve from summer’s most pernicious irritant—bugs.<p>Of course, bugs like bees, butterflies, and …

New great ape discovered... and immediately listed as world's most endangered

A brand new species of great ape has been discovered, and immediately listed as the most endangered in the world.<p>Conservationists had known for several decades that a curious population of orangutan lived in the Batang Toru forests of North Sumatra, Indonesia, but until recently had been unable to …

Gigantic dinosaur-eating plane-size reptile discovered in Mongolia

A monstrous, meat-eating flying reptile that had a wingspan of a small airplane, could walk on all fours and stalked its prey on land has been found in the Gobi Desert of Mongolia.<p>Fortunately for us humans, who would have made for a delightful midday snack, this pterosaur is dead. Long dead. …

Neanderthals Were Screwed From the Very Start, Say Scientists

They were never going to outlast humans.<p>The only living evidence of Neanderthals today is in the genomes of human beings. Scientists approximate that …

Humanity

Humans Were Not Smarter Than Neanderthals, We Simply Outlasted Them

Their fate could have been ours.<p>By the standards of the Paleolithic age, members of <i>Homo neanderthalensis</i> were the height of sophistication.<p>These …

Government has 58 studies on Brexit – but refuses to publish them

The Government has commissioned 58 studies about the impact of Brexit – but hasn’t published any of them.<p>Brexit Secretary David Davis provided a …

Lord Darling tells Lords: Biggest Brexit threat is that we don't know where we're going

Former chancellor Lord Darling has told a Lords committee the biggest stumbling block in Brexit talks is "that we don't know where we going".<p>The …

Great Britain

Britain accelerates Brexit plans, divorce talks also to speed up

© Reuters. Britain's Prime Minister Theresa May leaves 10 Downing Street in London<p>By Elizabeth Piper and Tatiana Jancarikova<p>LONDON/BRATISLAVA …

London continues to dominate Europe’s tech scene despite Brexit

Not only has the decision to leave the European Union not dented London’s startup scene, it seems to have actually widened its lead as Europe’s leading fundraising destination.<p>According to a report from CB Insights, U.K. startups attracted $3.02 billion in venture capital in the third quarter. …

New science suggests the ocean could rise more — and faster — than we thought

Climate change could lead to sea level rises that are larger, and happen more rapidly, than previously thought, according to a trio of new studies that reflect mounting concerns about the stability of polar ice.<p>In one case, the research suggests that previous high end projections for sea level rise …

2018 Honda Civic

Everything a compact car should be, with only a few caveats.<p>Overall Rating:<p>The iconic Honda Civic epitomizes compact-car excellence with its mix of practicality and a fun-to-drive personality. The versatile Honda has a version for everyone; its lineup includes a two-door coupe as well as a …

5 Simple Home Maintenance Skills Millennials Don't Know (but Totally Should)

It's tough to be a millennial in today's real estate market. Crippling student debt and sky-high real estate prices have made it more challenging …

No, Your Incognito Browser Isn’t Actually Private. Here's How to Safely Surf the Internet

Because investing in your online privacy has never been more critical.<p>With data breaches like the Equifax hack becoming more common, investing in …

Information Systems

11 ways to make your life more hygge

Although there is no literal translation, hygge (pronounced hoo-ga) alludes to a feeling of cosy intimacy and contentment. It's all about creating …

Yes, 400 Square Feet Can Feel Spacious. Here's How.

8 tips that make it easy to live in one room.<p>Top photo stylist and head stylist at One Kings Lane, Andrew Stewart, gives eight tips that make it easy to live in one room.

'Hidden From Google' lists pages blocked by search engine

<b>A website has been set up to list items Google has removed after the European Court of Justice ruled people could have articles about them deleted from the results of specific search terms.</b><p>Hidden From Google claims to have had "hundreds" of tip-offs from its users.<p>Searches on Google in Europe for …

Weird Newfound Dinosaur Had Four 'Wings' & Very Long Tail Feathers, Scientists Say

The largest "four-winged" dinosaur known has been found, and this predator has the longest feathers yet outside of birds, researchers say. This new finding yields insights on how dinosaurs may have flown, the scientists added.<p>The 125-million-year-old feathered dinosaur, named <i>Changyuraptor yangi</i>, …