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Where global warming gets real: inside Nasa’s mission to the north pole

For 10 years, Nasa has been flying over the ice caps to chart their retreat. This data is an invaluable record of climate change. But does anyone care? By Avi Steinberg<p>From the window of a Nasa aircraft flying over the Arctic, looking down on the ice sheet that covers most of Greenland, it’s easy …

Global Warming

New Hope for Depression

Every week, when Ian Hanley sits down with his therapist, he goes through a list of depression treatments he’s been researching online. The …

Depression

The smartphone is eventually going to die, and Apple, Google, Microsoft, and Facebook are racing to kill it

From April to June, tech's biggest companies all held their annual mega-events, laying out their grand visions for the next 12 months or so.<p>Facebook kicked it off in late April with its F8 conference, followed by Microsoft Build, then the Google I/O conference, and Apple's Worldwide Developers …

Augmented Reality

4 positive ways to take action after Trump's victory

After Donald Trump's election, many are feeling hopeless and helpless as they grapple with the reality of having a leader who has consistently …

Why we need to stop pretending to be ~chill~ girls

According to Tinder, there is an epidemic sweeping across the country. No, it’s not an STI, or those clowns hiding in the woods in Alabama. This is …

Writing

Jorge Ramos Talks 'Hate Rising,' a Documentary Exploring Trump-Inspired Racism & Violence in the U.S.

Hate appears to be growing across the United States, a violent and visible change the Southern Poverty Law Center has called "the Trump Effect." The Republican nominee has given racism and xenophobia a national audience, helping white supremacist groups like the Ku Klux Klan and the alt-right …

Equality

These Solar Panels Generate Clean Drinking Water

Your future house will have solar panels; that you knew. But you might not have guessed that your future house may also have different panels that …

Solar Panels

Woman sues her Mormon parents to get medical care

One of the most horrible and damaging aspects of religion is the tendency of some faiths to refuse medical care to children, relying instead on …

Religion

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Artificial Intelligence Research, Unintended Consequences and Sex

Research into Artificial Intelligence will evolve into many more applications than asking Amazon’s Echo how many teaspoons are in a tablespoon. Or …

How much does a photon weigh?

A couple of weeks ago, after a glass of wine, I did a twitter “ask me anything” about optics and light which resulted in the question that is the …

Physics

It’s not just you: Psychology reveals why clowns are so creepy

For the past several months, creepy clowns have been terrorizing America, with sightings of actual clowns in at least 10 different states.<p>These fiendish clowns have reportedly tried to lure women and children into the woods, chased people with knives and machetes, and yelled at people from cars. …

Horror

7 Books to Read This October

In love with Shakespeare, what chefs ink, what writers think, and more...<p><b>This article originally appeared in the October 2016 issue of ELLE.</b><p>The Red Car by Marcy Dermansky<p>If you want to fall in love with a book almost at first sight (i.e., paragraph four)—"I had opted to leave [Haverford] before the …

15 wonderful Facts About Ancient Greece That Will Engross You, #2 is Beautiful!!!

The primary Ancient Greek human advancements are accepted to have been shaped almost 4,000 years back as of around 1600 BC by the relentless …

Building a better ‘burb: The race to design a sustainable suburbia is also making the suburbs kind of cool

Ecological concerns have led to a long overdue look at the design of suburbs. The results could be revolutionary<p>Suburbia is an easy target. But its problems run deeper than disillusioned housewives waking up from their American dreams in cookie-cutter colonials. Suburban living is not …

Urban Design

12 Banned Books Every Woman Should Read

1 <i>Beloved</i> -- Toni Morrison, 1987<p>This 1987 novel won the Frederic G. Melcher Book Award and the Pulitzer Prize for its stunning narrative of a mother …

Books

UN Calls American Police Officers ‘Racial Terrorists’

Many conservatives have problems with the United Nations – it’s ineffective at stopping wars and does nothing to protect freedom.<p>And now, the United …

Education

Physics and the search for fundamental laws: Is physics turning into biology?

The Standard Model of particle physics<br>contains many fundamental values which<br>may be a result of pure accidentPhysics, unlike biology or geology, was …

Quantum Mechanics

12 Propulsion Technologies That Will Increase Future Cars' Efficiency

We're about to see more changes in the coming decades since the transition from the horse to the automobile.<p>For most of the 130 years that the hydrocarbon-fueled, reciprocating-piston internal-combustion engine (ICE) has been around, it has held an effective monopoly on automotive propulsion. Steam …

7 Surprisingly Illegal Things to Avoid in Europe

Photo by Meekn/Flickr<p>So you thought posing with the pigeons was a great idea? Think again.<p>Think common sense is enough to keep you on the right side …

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10 Books Our Editors Won’t Shut Up About

Because we’re all book nerds at heart<p>Though we're all pretty much self-proclaimed book nerds around these parts, sitting down to read a novel after spending ten or twelve hours editing and writing articles isn't always our go-to. After all, there's only so much our eyeballs can take before they …

Books

9 of the worst monarchs in history

Historian Sean Lang rounds up nine of the most disastrous monarchs in history…<p><i>Mary, Queen of Scots lacked political skill says Sean Lang. (The Print</i> …

World History

3 Writing Tips for Bloggers

Not all bloggers are great writers, but it certainly helps! One of the great things about being a blogger is that it automatically turns you into a better writer -- since you are continuously writing content day in and day out. Whether you are a newbie or have been blogging for years, I have 3 …

Writing

Why We Act Irrationally: A Harvard Psychologist Reveals the One Word That Drives Our Senseless Habits

It was 1977 and, although nobody knew it at the time, psychologist Ellen Langer and her research team at Harvard University were about to conduct a …

Self-improvement

13 Irish Writers to Read This St. Patrick's Day

By Sarah Jane Abbott | Off the Shelf<p>St. Patrick's Day is a time to honor Irish heritage and culture, whether that means attending a performance of Irish music or dancing, wearing green and searching for four-leafed shamrocks, or sampling some fine Irish whiskey. We at Off the Shelf will be taking …

Books