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Canadian cops to punish drunk drivers with Nickelback tunes

<b>(CNN) —</b> Talk about cruel and unusual punishment!<p>The Canadian town of Kensington has hit upon a genius plan to detract its residents from drinking and driving this holiday season.<p>Not only will the cops charge you, they'll also blast Nickelback while they haul you to jail.<p>The Kensington Police …

Justice

This 'bank for the poor' could hold the key to ending poverty and inequality

In 2016, Oxfam estimated that the total wealth of 99 per cent of the global population was barely equivalent to the wealth of the top one per cent - …

Ask Ethan: Could The Universe Be A Simulation?

We take for granted, every day, that what we perceive as “real” is actually reflective of some type of objective reality. That the atoms and molecules composing our bodies actually exist; that the photons interacting with us possess energy and momentum; that the neutrinos passing through us are …

Physics

Hong Kong's 'face of protest' Joshua Wong considers a future away from politics

Headline writers dubbed him “the face of protest” – a scrawny Hong Kong student who led tens of thousands of demonstrators out onto the streets in a historic challenge to Beijing.<p>But two years after the umbrella movement made Joshua Wong a global symbol of the fight for democracy, the bespectacled …

Hong Kong

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Studies suggest that regenerating soil by turning our backs on industrial farming holds the key to tackling climate change<p>It’s getting hot out there. Every one of the past 14 months has broken the global temperature record. Ice cover in the Arctic sea just hit a new low, at 525,000 square miles …

Farming

See world's largest cave, Hang Son Doong, in Vietnam | CNN Travel

Quest for Planet Nine turns up 'extreme objects' on edge of solar system

<b>(CNN) —</b> Even with an entire universe to explore, our own solar system is still full of mysteries. Welcome the newest members of our space family, found only recently in the "no man's land" beyond Neptune.<p>Although they aren't planets, these "extreme objects" hovering on the edge of the solar system …

8 Character Traits Mentally Strong People Avoid in Social Settings

Character Traits Mentally Strong People Avoid<p>We all feel mentally strong in ordinary situations and in our comfort zone. But in the adverse …

Flooding of Coast, Caused by Global Warming, Has Already Begun

NORFOLK, Va. — Huge vertical rulers are sprouting beside low spots in the streets here, so people can judge if the tidal floods that increasingly inundate their roads are too deep to drive through.<p>Five hundred miles down the Atlantic Coast, the only road to Tybee Island, Ga., is disappearing …

Climate Change

Where in the World Is the Anthropocene?

Sixteen years ago, a pair of scientists introduced a new word that would shake up the geologic timeline: the Anthropocene. Also known as the "Age of …

7 foods to reset your body

We’ve all been in that dark place. You know, the place where everything about your lifestyle is anti-wellness. Your eyes are bleary from not sleeping well and your hands are shaky from trying to combat that with too much caffeine, your belly is bloated and your fingers puffy from products that are …

How to Buy an Investment Properties With No Money

You’ve heard, “in order to make money, you have to spend money.” But, how true is that? In fact, there are ways to make money in real estate with no …

30 Questions That Help You Know This REALLY Is 'The One' To Marry

In today's dating world, we find ourselves sifting through a variety of people and experiencing all sorts of relationships with the goal of finding the person we can't live without.<p>But when searching for a life partner, it's important to ask <i>yourself</i> the following questions FIRST. Then, as you …

Brazil's Dilma Rousseff takes stand in impeachment trial

BRASILIA (Reuters) - Suspended President Dilma Rousseff will make a last stand in Brazil's Senate on Monday in an impeachment trial that is widely expected to remove her from office and end more than a decade of leftist rule by her Workers Party.<p>Rousseff, who is being impeached on charges of …

Schools aren't teaching the most important subject for kids

The note was written by a fifth-grade girl. As Mohr Lone read it, the girl's words began to fill her with joy.<p>"Ever since you left, I've been looking at my surroundings more and being careful about who I'm talking to and what I'm saying," Mohr Lone later recalled, reading the note over the phone. …

Here Is the Most Popular Book from the Year You Were Born

How many have you read?<p>As Anna Quindlen once said, "Books are the plane, and the train and the road. They are the destination, and the journey. They are home." These were the tomes making people laugh, weep and whisper in homes across the country as your story got its page one.

Literature

Personal Finance Basics: 7 Essential Habits for Saving and Investing

The 7 Habits of Highly Effective Investors<p>These are the basics of running your financial life.<p>By Suzanne Woolley | June 20, 2016 | Updated on May 3, …

How this vertical farm can grow millions of crops without soil or sunshine

The largest indoor vertical farm in the world can produce up to two million pounds of leafy greens every year.<p>The technology allows crops to be grown …

Aquaponics

Someone Gave a TED Talk About the Science Behind Dubstep | Thump

Back in February, the TED organization partnered with Oxford University to present a program of talks centered around theme "find X." They left the prompt pretty open-ended, which was probably a pretty good idea, because it gave composer and music educator James Humberstone the creative freedom to …

Rio Olympics: Michael Phelps beaten by Singaporean he met as a 13-year-old

Joseph Schooling beat his idol for Singapore's first ever Olympic gold medal<p>When Joseph Schooling first met Michael Phelps, he was just 13 years old …

Drunk or stoned? Scientists have figured out which type of sex is better

Through a series of in-depth interviews with 24 heterosexual adults, Joseph Palamar and his team found that having sex while high was better on a …

Should You Do Cardio Before Weights Training?

What should you do first, cardiovascular endurance exercise or weight lifting? Or does the exercise order even matter?<p>The answer really depends on …

Exercise

X-Rays Reveal Hidden Portrait Under Painting By Edgar Degas

Using specialized X-ray imaging, a team of researchers in Australia has revealed a striking painting of a woman's face hidden under French Impressionist Edgar Degas' <i>Portrait of a Woman</i>.<p>The researchers believe the auburn-haired woman in the hidden work — which they also attribute to Degas — is Emma …

Art

Childhood Trauma Leads To Lifelong Chronic Illness -- So Why Isn't The Medical Community Helping Patients?

When I was twelve, I was coming home from swimming at my neighbor's dock when I saw an ambulance's flashing lights in our driveway. I still remember the asphalt burning my feet as I stood, paralyzed, and watched the paramedics take away my father. It was as if I knew those flashing lights were a …

Research shows deleted WhatsApp messages aren’t actually deleted

Chat logs from WhatsApp linger on your phone even after you’ve deleted them, according to new research published by iOS expert Jonathan Zdziarski.<p>Forensic traces of chats linger on the phone even after a user archives or deletes them, Zdziarski found, and could be accessed by someone with physical …

8 Moms Share Their Worst Bad Mom Moments

In <i>Bad Moms</i>, a new raunchy comedy starring Mila Kunis, Kristen Bell, and Kathryn Hahn, a group of overworked, overscheduled, and underappreciated moms finally rebel and decide to start behaving less than perfectly around their kids. One woman with a full-time job tells her middle school–aged …

Parenting

NASA's getting ready to plunge a spacecraft deeper into the sun than ever before

The Solar Probe Plus mission will start with the launch of a spaceship that will complete 24 orbits of the sun. Then, after completing seven flybys of Venus to get closer and closer, the spacecraft will dive into the corona, or the outer atmosphere of the sun.<p>The three closest orbits will be just …

Girls from low-income families forced to use phonebooks, newspapers and rags to make-do during menstruation<p>Schoolgirls in New Zealand are skipping class because they cannot afford sanitary pads and are being forced to use phonebooks, newspapers and rags to make-do during menstruation.<p>In the last …

New Zealand

CP violation or new physics?

(Phys.org)—Over the past few years, multiple neutrino experiments have detected hints for leptonic charge parity (CP) violation—a finding that could …