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Omarosa just dropped a bombshell claim about Trump, Hillary Clinton's emails and WikiLeaks

Former White House aide Omarosa Manigault Newman claimed President Trump knew about stolen Hillary Clinton emails before they were released by WikiLeaks and that she’s been interviewed by special counsel Robert Mueller, who is investigating Russian interference in the 2016 election.<p>The new claims …

Donald Trump

Water gets weirder as new properties come to light

As if it's not enough that water covers over two-thirds of the earth and is the basis for the existence of life, water continues to amaze us.<p>Water …

Chemistry

Controversial Theory Suggests Laziness Drove Ancient Humans to Extinction

"They seemed to have thought, 'why bother?'"<p>In modern society, you can be lazy and not face much consequence. Don’t want to cook? Order Seamless. …

George Washington

Ancient Ceramic Cups Reveal Oldest Direct Evidence of Beer in Mesopotamia

Archaeologists have long known beer was important in the ancient world, but mainly from writings and drawings—finding actual archaeological evidence …

Archaeology

The Most Iconic Sandwich in Every State

What's the best thing on sliced bread in your state?<p>You can learn quite a lot about a place based on what its residents put on sliced bread. We researched the signature sandwiches in all 50 states based on longstanding tradition, locally beloved ingredients and sandwich shops that have practically …

Cooking

Heavy rains in Kenya reveal a crack that shows Africa will split into two continents

Heavy rains caused havoc in Kenya in March, collapsing hospital walls, flooding entire neighborhoods, and closing off major highways. The downpour also exposed a fault line that geologists now say is evidence that the African continent will split into two over the next tens of millions of years.<p>The …

Horn of Africa

A Flight Attendant Says This Is the One Thing You Should Do for Great Service in Economy

As Southerners, we know the importance of a warm welcome and always make the extra effort to bookend our requests with "please" and "thank you." So …

Conspiracy theories of self-proclaimed ‘Indigenous Alex Jones’ turn out to all be true

An Indigenous woman hoping to cash in on the popularity of controversial media personalities like Alex Jones is throwing in the towel because every …

Alex Jones

'Lies My Teacher Told Me,' And How American History Can Be Used As A Weapon

When I was a high school junior in New Orleans taking AP American history, my teacher assigned us a paperback book. Slim in contrast to our hulking required textbook, it was a funny, compelling, even shocking read. <i>Lies My Teacher Told Me</i>, by James Loewen, explained how history textbooks got the …

Southern States

When did Aboriginal people first arrive in Australia?

Many Aboriginal Australians would say with conviction that they have always been here. Their ancestors and traditional learnings tell them of this …

Anthropology

The ice on Mount Everest is melting

<i>By Becky Oskin</i><p>LiveScience<p>Earth's global thaw has reached Mount Everest, the world's tallest peak, researchers said Tuesday at the Meeting of the Americas in Cancun, Mexico.<p>Glaciers in the Mount Everest region have shrunk by 13 percent in the last 50 years and the snowline has shifted upward by 590 …

Mount Everest

Trump's 'mental decline could not be denied'

Are Trump Supporters Too Dumb To Know They’re Dumb? Science Says “Probably”<p>Published<p>1 min ago<p>on<p>August 3, 2018<p>Trump’s base mindset/cult and the …

Donald Trump

My son, Osama: the al-Qaida leader’s mother speaks for the first time

'He met some people who pretty much brainwashed him in his early 20s. You can call it a cult'<p>Reform is beginning to creep through Saudi society; the ban on women drivers has been lifted, cinemas have opened<p>Osama's son Hamza may well cloud the family’s attempts to shake off their past<p>On the corner …

Osama Bin Laden

Ancient Maya civilisation was destroyed by massive drought, scientists find

An enormous drought that swept across Mexico around 1,000 years ago triggered the demise of one of the world’s greatest ancient …

Archaeology

We're Going to Die in Record Numbers as Heatwaves Bake The World, First Global Study Shows

Be alarmed.<p>Mounting science is painting a very bleak picture of a future of soaring temperatures, and the accompanying death toll those soaring …

Climate Change

Fox & Friends edits video to falsely discredit a US Senator

Mazie Hirono, the Democratic senator from Hawaii, was questioning the head of removal operations for Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE), …

Immigration

The Federal Government Basically Admitted Trump Lied to America

The president told Congress he had data showing immigrants were more likely than native-born Americans to be terrorists. That wasn't true.<p>Even before he became president, Donald Trump was known as a routine liar, a bullshit artist of the first order even by the standards of high-end real estate and …

Donald Trump

How Fast Is Voyager 1 Traveling Right Now?

<i>Why is Voyager 1 travelling at 17 km/s? originally appeared on Quora:</i> <i>the place to gain and share knowledge, empowering people to learn from others and better understand the world</i>.<p><b>Answer by Robert Frost, Instructor and Flight Controller at NASA, on Quora:</b><p>In movies and on TV, science fiction …

Astronomy

Electric City Slicker eyes our market

American company CSC Motorcycles is considering exporting its Chinese-made City Slicker electric motorcycle costing just $US2500.<p>Landed here the City …

Motorcycles

Mars is as near to Earth as it’s been in 15 years, so Hubble took some photos

mars is the nearest to earth its been in 15 years so hubble took some photos saturn and rings 2018mars is the nearest to earth its been in 15 years …

Astronomy

China's Advanced Submarines Are 'Breaking Records'

The People’s Liberation Army Navy (PLAN) has a sizable force of AIP boats that can be armed with advanced anti-ship cruise missiles.While Russia is …

Military

Yellowstone super-volcano has a different history than previously thought

The long-dormant Yellowstone super-volcano in the American West has a different history than previously thought, according to a new study by a …

Earth Science

We Might Have Been Wrong About The Source of Yellowstone's Supervolcano

A different kind of heat.<p>Yellowstone National Park's supervolcano could be the result of rubbing tectonic plates after all, a new study suggest – …

Geology

Millions of Black Voters Are Being Purged From Voter Rolls, Often Illegally: Report

As the end of Barack Obama’s presidency grew closer, election officials began preparing for the next election. Instead of strengthening the security …

Government

Alternative Model For Formation Of Devils Tower Explains Its Geological Oddities

Devils Tower in Wyoming is surrounded by myths and mysteries. To the Sioux people, this site was sacred and some of their stories tell how this mountain formed: A long time ago a giant bear chased a group of children onto the flat top of the mountain. Out of reach of the animal, the bear started to …

Earth Science

People over profit: Famed Seattle fish market sold to longtime employees—instead of highest bidder

John Yokoyama bought one of Seattle’s most famous landmarks in 1965, when it was just another stall in the city’s Pike Place open air market. Over …

Fish

Grab your helmet: Google Maps for motorcycles is coming

Google Maps for motorcycles is now live in much of eastern Asia, according to RideApart.<p>After initial testing in India, Google Maps has now rolled …

Maps

Slowing Gulf Stream current to boost warming for 20 years

<b>The prospect of the Gulf Stream slowing down and even stopping altogether has worried many experts in recent years.</b><p>Some believed that this would cause a rapid cooling around the world with resulting global chaos.<p>But a new study finds the Gulf Stream go-slow will have a significant impact on …

Global Warming

We Are Now Living in a New Geologic Age, Experts Say

We are all in the midst of a new geological age, experts say.<p>This age, dubbed the Meghalayan, began 4,250 years ago when what was probably a …

Earth Science

Everything we know about human evolution may be wrong

The idea goes that modern Homo sapiens — that’s us — evolved as an isolated community in Africa some 500,000 years ago. We then upped tools and …