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Humans Have Caused Global Warming for Longer Than We Thought

People have been contributing to global warming since the mid-nineteenth century, decades before scientists previously estimated, according to new …

Climate Change

Why Identifying the Right Target Audience is So Crucial for Product Development

<i>This guest column is by Marketer and SEO Expert Sumit Chakrabarti</i><p>Can anyone of you recall during your childhood days how a guy sold women’s clothing …

Want To Boost Your Content Marketing Strategy? Try Striking Up Controversy.

There are many angles you can take in content marketing; as a general rule, businesses focus on subjects that are practical, informative, or entertaining. But in addition to these, there’s another spin you can add to up the stakes of your content’s effectiveness—controversy.<p>Stirring up controversy, …

Physicists Believe They've Discovered a Fifth Fundamental Force of the Universe

Although physics may seem complicated to the uninitiated (or even to the trained professional, for that matter), it’s worth remembering that physics …

Summer trend: Mirror sunglasses

FASHION INSPIRATION<p><b>Pap-proofed behind mirror-effect shades, this summer the supermodels are playing a dazzling game of sunglasses hide-and-seek. From</b> …

Gigi Hadid

Stocks near all-time high on rising oil prices

U.S. financial markets on Wednesday continued their swift and steady recovery from a wintertime plunge, as bad economic data drove indexes near new highs.<p>The Standard & Poor's 500 index inched near its all-time record, the Nasdaq hit a five-month high and the Dow Jones industrial average closed …

Stock Markets

How You Create the Universe

By Deepak Chopra, MD and Menas C. Kafatos, Ph.D.<p>We all identify with the physical world and would be shocked to discover that this is a mistake. Even in an age of faith like the Middle Ages, when people believed in miracles and attributed creation to an omnipotent God, the physicality of things was …

Researchers Isolated the Single Thing Rich Parents Do to Give Their Kids a Massive Edge

If you want to raise happy and successful kids, follow the money--and work backward.<p>For many parents, there comes a point when your kids' success becomes more important than your own.<p>I've been a parent for less than a year, but I can see it already. In fact, that realization led me to assemble a …

Pre-kindergarten

Why Does Gravity Move At The Speed Of Light?

If you looked out at the Sun across the 93 million miles of space that separate our world from our nearest star, the light you’re seeing isn’t from the Sun as it is right now, but rather as it was some 8 minutes and 20 seconds ago. This is because as fast as light is — moving at the speed of light …

Physics

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40 countries are working on killer robots and there's no law to say how we use them

Artificial intelligence experts have come together at the World Economic Forum in Davos to discuss the future – or lack of – for autonomous killer robots.<p>Despite calls for a ban made by people like Tesla’s Elon Musk last year, Sir Roger Carr, the chairman of British weapons manufacturer BAE, said …

This Is What Polonium-210 Does to the Body

A judge in the United Kingdom confirmed Thursday that former Russian agent Alexander Litvinenko, who died in London in 2006, was killed by a fatal …

Chemistry

The best books to read in 2016 from 'Everyone Brave is Forgiven' to 'The Gustav Sonata'

After ruthlessly pruning my recommendations longlist to only the cannot-leave-out books, I did a quick count and found that my must-read list …

The Latest Breakthrough In Understanding Diabetes Was Made By An Algorithm

Researchers now believe there are three different kinds of type 2 diabetes–a result discovered with help from machines combing through reams of medical data.<p>With the cost to sequence a human genome dropping by the day and medical records finally going digital, public health experts are excited for …

A Controversial Rewrite For Rules To Protect Humans In Experiments

Throughout history, atrocities have been committed in the name of medical research.<p>Nazi doctors experimented on concentration camp prisoners. American doctors let poor black men with syphilis go untreated in the Tuskegee study. The list goes on.<p>To protect people participating in medical research, …

Stocks: Five things to know before the open

Markets are bouncing back Wednesday as worries about tension in the Middle East fade.<p>Oil is falling, and European markets are recovering from losses Tuesday triggered by Turkey's downing of a Russian warplane that was attacking targets in Syria.<p>U.S. stock futures are slightly higher.<p>Here are the …

Russian Pilot Safe After Jet Shot Down on Syria-Turkey Border

MOSCOW — The Russian pilot plucked from behind enemy lines after his jet was shot down by Turkey said Wednesday he was eager to get back to the battlefield.<p>A 12-hour rescue operation successfully brought Capt. Konstantin Murtakhtin — who had ejected from the plane — back to a Russian base in …

David Suzuki compares oil sands industry to slavery

Suzuki dismisses economic arguments for oil sands as ‘immoral’<p>Environmental activist David Suzuki is comparing Canada’s oil sands industry to slavery …

Oil Sands

The Physics Of Non-Newtonian Goo Could Save Astronauts' Lives

Understanding its mechanism will help researchers create better space suits and even concussion preventing helmets<p>There’s an experiment you may have done in high school: When you mix cornstarch with water—a concoction colloquially called oobleck—and give it a stir, it acts like a liquid. But scrape …

10 Foods to Eat to Avoid a Winter Cold

'Tis the season to get sick.<p>The drop in temperatures brings with it a spike in sicknesses, but you can outsmart the common cold in the kitchen. Lisa Yarah, New York State Certified Nutritionist and Registered Dietitian, shares the 10 immunity-boosting items to stock your fridge and pantry with this …

NATO urges calm after Turkey downs Russian jet

NATO has called on Turkey and Russia to show restraint as tensions rise in the wake of the downing of a Russian jet near the Turkey-Syria border.<p>The Russian warplane was shot down for violating Turkish airspace on Tuesday morning, Turkish officials said, angering Russia's President Vladimir Putin, …

Microsoft's new Android app will try to convince you to switch to Windows Phone

Microsoft has been working to provide its services across all platforms, including iOS and Android, but its latest app, called AppComparison, might have a pretty small target audience. The description for AppComparison, released to Google Play on Friday, starts like this: "Are you considering …

Bernie Sanders: 'To Hell With The Fossil Fuel Industry'

<i>Talk about feeling the Bern — the socialist candidate just told millions of workers that their companies and their jobs and their cars can go to hell.</i><p>During a speech Saturday in South Carolina, Sen. Bernie Sanders launched into a harangue against political donations to conservative and libertarian …

Fossil Fuels

Nasa signs first contracts with SpaceX for manned commercial spaceflight

SpaceX joins Boeing in planning first private manned launches to International Space Station, provisionally set to take place before the end of 2017<p>Manned commercial space flight took a giant leap forward as Nasa signed its first mission orders with California-based private spaceflight company …

Space Exploration

Gates Foundation would be $1.9bn better off if it had divested from fossil fuels

Analysis of the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation health charity, and 13 other major funds, reveals moving investments out of coal, oil and gas and into green companies would have generated billions in higher returns<p>The Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation would have had $1.9bn (£1.3bn) more to spend …

THE KILL LIST: Islamic State has Released List of American Cities They Plan on Attacking

• 225.2Kshares<br>• Share<br>• Plus<br>• Link<br>• Link<br>• Digg<br>• Print<br>• Email<p>After seeing what happened in Paris, this is not a threat to take lightly. Armed citizens, keep your guns …

The Ultimate Bourbon-Maple Sweet Potato Casserole with Pecans

<b>Ingredients</b><p>6 pounds sweet potatoes, peeled and cut into 2-inch pieces<br>• 4 cups apple cider<br>• 6 cups water<br>• 2/3 cup pure maple syrup<br>• 1 stick, plus 2 tablespoons (5 ounces) unsalted butter, plus more for the baking dish<br>• 2 tablespoons bourbon<br>• 1 teaspoon salt<br>• 1 cup chopped pecans<br>• Scant 1/2 teaspoon chipotle powder …

Recipes

These Ingredients Are Unexpectedly Great When Roasted

Root vegetables don't own the whole "oven-roasted" game. Next time you fire up the oven, toss one of these ingredients on the sheet pan, too.<p>Around here, fall is better known as "roasted vegetable season." From Parm-roasted cauliflower to sweet and spicy carrots, we just love what the combination …

Update Your Winter Wardrobe With These 10 Must-Have Accessories

If you don't want to let go of your pastels, patchwork, and lightweight denim pieces, winterize them by incorporating deep burgundy tones, suede and velvet materials, and—of...

Taylor Swift Settles Lucky 13 Legal Battle

Taylor Swift ended an 18-month legal dispute when the singer reached a settlement after being sued over her use of the term “Lucky 13” on merchandise …

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