Stacy Smith

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Do humans stand a chance in Earth’s sixth mass extinction?

Scientists recently suggested that the Earth’s sixth mass extinction has begun. As terrifying as that sounds, surely humans are too smart and too important to get wiped out? Paleontologists have long tried to shed light on this question by looking for general rules that might predict the survival …

Extinction

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Battlestar Galactica

Amy

The artistic life and awful death of Amy Winehouse at age 27 has been so exhaustively chronicled that we think we know everything about her. Think …

Evidence of liquid water found on Mars

<b>Nasa's Curiosity rover has found that water can exist as a liquid near the Martian surface.</b><p>Mars should be too cold to support liquid water at the surface, but salts in the soil lower its freezing point - allowing briny films to form.<p>The results lend credence to a theory that dark streaks seen on …

Geoscience

10 Amazing Secrets of Happy and Successful Leaders | Inc.com

We talk about happiness as if it were a thing to be discovered and acquired.<p>But happiness can never be found externally. It is not a possession to be acquired or a set of conditions, but a state of mind.<p>The happiest people don't necessarily have the best of everything, but they have learned to make …

How to Build a Dirt Cheap House in 4 Steps

Ever wonder how to build a simple home for very little money, without going into debt? The key is to use low-cost, locally available natural …

ISIS Wants a Truce

In the new edition of its magazine, ISIS floats the idea of a truce. Is the group flagging—or is this just another trick?<p>After months of being …

NCAA Tournament 2015: Odds and Predictions for Final Four Bracket

The best chance for a team to knock off the Kentucky Wildcats has already passed. When the Notre Dame Fighting Irish couldn't pull off the win in the Elite Eight, the Wildcats had overcome their toughest impediment.<p>Notre Dame had size in the backcourt, athleticism and a disciplined offense that …

College Football

Visa applicant's details emailed to wrong person in near-identical case to G20 leak

Australia’s immigration department accidentally sent a visa applicant’s details to the wrong person more than two years ago, in almost the same way it exposed personal details of world leaders attending last year’s G20 summit in Brisbane. But in the first case it chose to notify the affected …

Freedom of Information

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