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Hole in ozone layer is closing and will be 'healed' by 2050, scientists say

The hole in the Antarctic ozone layer is beginning to close, scientists have discovered.<p>Researchers from the University of Leeds and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) in the US, have confirmed the first signs of an increase of ozone, which shields life on Earth from the sun’s harmful …

Antarctica

NASA is giving away these awesome futuristic posters of the cosmos

What would it be like to tour our solar system and beyond?<p>Check out them out below below.<p>You can download the high-resolution PDFs for free here and print them out.

Meet the New Gangster Warlords of Latin America

They remind me of the Dirty Dozen. Except there are more than twelve of these guys. And they look more badass.<p>In that classic 1967 war movie, the …

Reporter Points Out Vastly Different Ends to Attacks in Two Cities — and It’s Connected to Number of Gun Carriers

A veteran Israeli reporter, who for decades has been covering the police beat, pointed out the vastly different outcome of Friday’s attack in Tel Aviv as compared with recent Palestinian terrorist attacks in Jerusalem because in Tel Aviv there were no citizen gun carriers nearby to stop the …

Israel

27 Candid Concerns From Special Forces Troops About Women In Combat

"It’s a slap in the face telling us that chicks can do our job."<p>A recent survey released by the Pentagon just proved how deep misogyny runs in the U.S. Special Operations Forces.<p>The research, conducted by Rand National Defense Research Institute in 2014, includes interviews from over 7,600 elite …