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A scientist explains the very real struggle of talking to climate-change deniers

The world needs people like Andy Jorgensen, a professor of chemistry and environmental science at the University of Toledo. One of Jorgensen’s jobs is to create educational material on global warming, its impact, and what we can do to fight against it.<p>In a conversation with Redditors, Jorgensen …

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The 7 Best Scary Movies You Can Watch on Netflix

Frights you can experience in your very own home.<p>Halloween can be a divisive holiday. Kids love it because they get to wear ridiculous clothes while yelling at random adults who then reward them with candy. Adults (well, some adults) appreciate a chance to show the world how clever they are via a …

Hackers created a $30 DIY version of the EpiPen

The EpiPen is a potentially life-saving device for those with severe allergies or asthma. The problem is that it costs $600 in the US.<p>For those with or without respiration woes, the EpiPen represents what’s wrong with drug manufacturing nationally, namely high prices and manufacturer monopolies. …

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Agency Says It 'Expressly Advised' Mylan that the EpiPen Was Misclassified

A U.S. federal health agency said on Wednesday it had “expressly advised” Mylan NV (myl) that the drugmaker had improperly classified its EpiPen …

Cosmic neutrinos detected, confirming the Big Bang’s last great prediction

Without colliding with anything since the Universe was 1 second old, these neutrinos still pack a punch!<p><i>“When you see how fragile and delicate life</i> …

Donald Trump Lies That He Opposed Iraq War From Beginning And Goes Unchallenged

Trump told Matt Lauer Wednesday night he was against the Iraq War from the beginning and publicly warned it would destabilize the Middle East. This is untrue.<p>During NBC News' presidential forum on Wednesday night, Republican nominee Donald Trump once again asserted that he was against the Iraq War …

Hillary Clinton and the undisputed media bias against her

Just imagine if <b>Hillary Clinton</b> were in the following scenario:<p>Picture that she caused her family foundation to make an illegal $25,000 donation to a political campaign — expressly barred by law — to the campaign of a Democratic Florida attorney general. And that the AG, who was investigating …

Trump Supporters Duped Into Believing Outrageous Satire Trump Campaigns Are Real…

Triumph the Insult Comic Dog stages a focus group with Drumpf’s biggest supporters, presenting a series of increasingly outrageous and extremely fake …

100 movies on Netflix that everyone needs to watch in their lifetime

But narrowing it down to just movies, you can put a good dent in some classics, if you have the right guide.<p>Well, that's why we're here.<p>We have searched through all of the titles on the streaming giant so you don't have to, and we put together the 100 movies on Netflix you have to watch in your …

Malcolm Roberts leaves NASA 'flummoxed' with Q&A climate claims

Richard Muller, a former prominent sceptic US scientist, re-examined 14 million temperature observations from 44,455 sites across the world going …

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Scientists Discover Sharks That Can Live for 400 Years

Nobody knows if the Mayflower sailed by a baby Greenland shark when the Pilgrims made their crossing to the new world in 1620. But if the Mayflower …

The Double-Slit Experiment That Blew Open Quantum Mechanics

Is light a wave or a particle? Yes.<p>The physics equations you learned in school don't work on the atomic scale. We have Newtonian physics to explain the world we can see and feel, and we have Einsteinian physics to explain the behavior of matter and light in the universe, but we observe a bunch of …

Scientists have found a perfect illustration of how the climate is spiraling ‘out of control’

By Chelsea Harvey<p>Several months ago, climate scientist Ed Hawkins made headlines with a stunning animated visualization of the change in global temperature over the past 150 years. At the time, he told The Washington Post that the graphic was an attempt to “communicate in a different way,” and his …

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The 18 best movies on Netflix you've probably never heard of

There are so many movies on Netflix that your typical Friday night is probably spent trying to find something to watch, as opposed to actually watching something.<p>The streaming service has a huge, rotating selection of movies both old and new. It is hard to navigate through Netflix's massive library …

Trump VP Choice Mike Pence Doesn’t Agree With Science

Smoking doesn't kill, teach the controversy, and more quotes from the candidate<p>Mike Pence, the putative next vice president of the United States, does not believe in evolution, thinks smoking doesn’t kill, would like creationism taught in public schools, and doesn’t think scientists agree climate …

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Mathematical déjà vu, and Coffee | Jon Butterworth | Life & Physics

Last week I was in a hotel in Edinburgh where the whole bedroom was vibrating for some unexplained reason, at an almost imperceptible level. The Bessel functions in my glass of water were a key part of the evidence that persuaded the manager to move us<p>Occasionally I get asked what it was that first …

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