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Dolphins recorded having a conversation 'just like two people' for first time

Two dolphins have been recorded having a conversation for the first time after scientists developed an underwater microphone which could distinguish the animals' different "voices".<p>Researchers have known for decades that the mammals had an advanced form of communication, using distinctive clicks …

Scientists warn world will miss key climate target

Grim backdrop to vital global emissions talks as new analysis shows 1.5C limit on warming is close to being broken<p>Leading climate scientists have warned that the Earth is perilously close to breaking through a 1.5C upper limit for global warming, only eight months after the target was set.<p>The …

Climate Change

Watch How Mountains Of Trash Spread Across The U.S. Over 100 Years

Americans create a lot of trash ― 254 million tons of it each year. But the landfills that house all that garbage aren’t distributed equally.<p>The recent Land of Waste report from Save on Energy, a company that lets consumers compare electricity plans, uses U.S. Environmental Protection Agency data …

Sustainability

Yoga May Be The Medicine Aboriginal Communities Have Been Looking For

It was December 2012, and John “Redbear” Terrance was thinking seriously about killing himself.<p>After a childhood marked by physical and sexual abuse, …

Almost half of Earth's ecosystems have dropped below 'safe' levels of biodiversity — here's why that's troubling

The study, conducted by Tim Newbold, a post-doctoral scientist and the Centre for Biodiversity and Environment Research at University College London, aimed to analyze the level of biodiversity on the planet, but its impacts reach further than ecology, affecting food production, personal well-being, …

Biodiversity

A Guy Who's Been Living Off the Grid for 20 Years Explains How to Live Sustainably

I asked the guy living in Sydney's greenest house whether I'm too poor to live off the grid.<p>From the street, Michael Mobbs's inner Sydney terrace house looks like any other. But 20 years ago, Michael and his wife transformed their Chippendale home into an experiment in sustainable living: solar …

Honey Bees

Humor: How to Take Cliché Yoga Photos for Instagram

Ah, the Instagram #yoga hashtag. As of this writing, there are over 20 <i>million</i> posts hashtagged #yoga on Instagram, and this creative spoof …

Yoga

Mapping the Creatures Living Beneath Our Feet

The ground beneath us is alive, very alive. A single gram of soil (about a fifth of a teaspoon) can contain thousands of species of bacteria, and millions of individual cells. It might also be packed with fungi, microscopic worms, and other strange creatures like tardigrades and rotifers.<p>A new …

Funny Introvert Comics

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Introverts

We've Missed the Entire Point About GMO Food -- A Farmer Explains Why

When it comes to the subject of GMO (Genetically-Modified Organism) food, it's hard not to have an opinion. You might be skeptical or inquisitive, outraged or indifferent; perhaps more often than not, you feel a little of each. Still, there's growing consensus on the issue. A recent poll states …

Agriculture

Watch John Oliver Slam the Drug Companies on Last Week Tonight Return

John Oliver was not on vacation during his hiatus — he was taking a little break similar to the one NBC anchor Brian Williams is on right now. His …

Downton Abbey

A lot of women don’t enjoy hookup culture—so why do we force ourselves to participate?

At Middlebury College, I lived a double life.<p>On the surface, I was successful. I was surrounded by diverse, intellectual friends. I led a popular student website and was active in the arts and athletics. I loved learning and made Phi Beta Kappa my junior year. I’m also a white, straight, …

Relationships

New viral video shows Clinton 'lying for 13 minutes straight'

Hillary Clinton is under fire in a new online viral video that purports to show her lying or changing her tune “for 13 minutes straight,” tapping into widespread voter sentiment that the Democratic frontrunner is untrustworthy.<p>The video, which has picked up nearly 7 million hits on YouTube, is a …

Government

Beyond 'Namaste': The benefits of yoga in schools

<b>(CNN) —</b> It's increasingly common for office workers to integrate yoga techniques into their workday as a means of countering prolonged sitting and of refreshing their ability to concentrate. But religious concerns have caused ongoing controversy about schoolchildren, who also spend many hours …

Yoga

Watch John Oliver Call Out Bogus Scientific Studies

"There's no Nobel Prize for fact-checking," Oliver said on 'Last Week Tonight'<p>John Oliver picked apart America's fascination with scientific studies …

Flashback: Prince Plays a Jaw-Dropping Cover of 'Creep' at Coachella

After stunning, eight-minute cover of Radiohead's hit was taken off YouTube, Thom Yorke asked that it be put back up<p>Just two weeks before the 2008 …

Breathtaking Visualization of the Universe Will Make You Feel Like an Ant

On the grandest scale, our universe is a network of galaxies tied together by the force of gravity. Cosmic Web, a new effort led by cosmologists and …

Prince Tribute: Why He Was the Great Purple Genius of Paisley Park

<b>Correction appended: April 22, 2016</b><p>There wasn’t an instrument he couldn’t play, a style he couldn’t write in, or a song he couldn’t make funkier.<p>With …

Lenny Kravitz

Hip-Hop

A-Trak Explains How His Team Pulled Off The 'Impossible' Young Thug Video<p>Aaron Williams 03.20.18 2 days ago<p>Tay-K's Capital Murder Case Is The Quintessential American Tragedy<p>Aaron Williams 03.19.18 3 days ago 16 Comments<p>Why Lil Xan's 'Betrayed' May Secretly Be One Of Rap's Best Anti-Drug Anthems …

New Documents Show Oil Industry Even More Evil Than We Thought

In 1968, a pair of scientists from Stanford Research Institute wrote a report for the American Petroleum Institute, a trade association for America's oil and natural gas industry. They warned that "man is now engaged in a vast geophysical experiment with his environment, the earth" -- one that "may …

Climate

Why Thousands of Americans Are Lining Up to Get Arrested in D.C. This Week

Bernie Sanders-loving Democracy Spring protesters are trying to put sex appeal into good government<p>Chanting, "Money ain't speech, corporations aren't …

30 Things You Need To Eat This Month

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A Beginner’s Chakra Guide for Improving Communication & Self-Expression.

The chakra system is the healing force within us. When it flows, we flow.<p>Think of it as an energetic connection flowing between mind, body and soul. …

Spirituality

Ending the Prohibition on Marijuana

Stories on marijuana remain one of the quickest ways to trend on social media. Yet when the DEA announced that it was rethinking the Schedule 1 …

5 Yoga Poses That Come With Serious Beauty Benefits

<i>Ready to do something new with your look? All month long we're asking our 25 favorite influencers to share their 25 best beauty ideas for spring. Look out for the 25x25 logo here on Lipstick and on our social channels—@get_lipstick on Instagram and @glamourmag on Snapchat—for exclusive tips,</i> …

New Eye-Opening Documentary Completely Exposes Barbaric Saudi Regime

<b>(</b><b>ANTIMEDIA</b><b>)</b> <i>United Kingdom —</i> A British television crew recently filmed an undercover documentary in Saudi Arabia in an attempt to penetrate the …

Saudi Arabia

This Is What It Looks Like When A Star Explodes

Get those sunglasses ready.<p>For the first time ever, scientists at NASA have seen the glorious flash of an exploding star's shockwave.<p>Using the Kepler Space Telescope, researchers searched 500 distant galaxies over three years, "hunting for signs of massive stellar death explosions known as …

Universe

PERMACULTURE FOR THE REST OF US

Many of us want to increase our self-sufficiency, but few have access to the ideal 5 sunny, gently-sloping acres of rich, loamy, well-drained soil. …

Permaculture

Quinoa and Kale Protein Power Salad

Quinoa and Kale Protein Salad<p>Quinoa, chickpeas (garbanzo beans) and pistachios add protein and healthy fat to this simple and seasonal kale salad, …

The Mind-Melting Psychedelic Illustrations of Christophe Gilland

Artist Christophe Gilland is an Irish-born Czech-Canadian Fench Citizen. Working in the mediums of ink, watercolor and graphite, he manages to create …

Digital Art