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The world's tropical forests now emit more CO2 than all US cars and trucks combined

Scientists have a wake-up call for the world.<p>Tropical forests are now a threat in our fight against climate change. They emit more CO2 than all US cars and trucks combined, according to a study recently published in Science. This wasn't always the case.<p>After all, trees absorb CO2 from the …

Trucks

If you want to make money, avoid these college majors

You might need therapy if you pick this major.<p>Clinical psychology is the least valuable major, according to a new study from TheCashlorette.com, a …

College & University

How Your Relationship With Your Father Affects Who and How You Date

Could your low expectations of men or your quick ability to praise them have more to do with your father than you thought?<p>Believe it or not, the …

Relationships

No Need to Panic For Liberal Arts-Inclined Students

<i>This article first appeared in Data Sheet, Fortune’s daily newsletter on on the top tech news.</i> <i>Sign up here</i><i>.</i><p>I love the title of the new book by …

Humanities

Artificial Intelligence Will Evolve The Workforce, Not Replace It | Articles | Big Data

While Artificial Intelligence offers great opportunity for businesses, a prominent concern coming out of the AI revolution surrounds the workforce. …

Artificial Intelligence

12 Things to Stop Doing Right Now if You Want to Be Successful in 2017

Consider these changes to set you on the winning path in the new year.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>A new calendar year always offers an opportunity for a fresh start and provides an additional pinch of motivation to banish some habits that have stopped serving you …

Online

25 Netflix Hidden Treasures You Really Should Be Watching

New year, new List.<p><i>Note: Submissions may have been edited for length and/or clarity.</i>

“Every one of them words rang true”: The best Bob Dylan lyrics about reading, writing, and literature

My high school poetry teacher couldn’t get enough of Bob Dylan. He had us pour over the lyrics to “A Hard Rain’s Gonna Fall” in class, and brought in photocopies of the songwriter’s deliciously unreliable magazine interviews. Once, he even showed us a novelty dollar bill he’d acquired, with Bob …

Literature

The women are coming - welcome to the new female face of politics

After the shock of the vote to leave the European Union, the cards in Westminster have been tossed high into the air and everyone is waiting to see how they will fall.<p>But - as things stand - by November, there could be a female President of the United States, a female Prime Minister, a female …

This graphic shows just how widespread meth is in the United States

But exactly which drugs are getting people locked up?<p>In more than half of the 50 states, it's meth. According to research from the United States Sentencing Commission, methamphetamine produced more offenses than any other drug in 27 states, including much of the West, Midwest and the …

Criminal Sentencing

Antimatter changed physics, and the discovery of antimemories | Cosmos

One of the most intriguing physics discoveries of the last century was the existence of antimatter, material that exists as the “mirror image” of …

Amazon is building three giant glass domes filled with endangered species at its new HQ

Amazon is building a new office in downtown Seattle. But it also wants to make sure its employees get to enjoy some green while at work.<p>The solution: three giant glass domes filled with trees.<p>According to a report by Bloomberg on Wednesday, Amazon is building three giant spheres — called Biopsheres …

Architecture

Teacher Lets Students Express Their Creativity on Her Dress on the Last Day of School

Creativity

How to Survive Emotional Turmoil

You may find yourself swept away by your emotions when there is an accumulation of stress. The late Dr. David Simon taught that <i>stress can be defined</i> …

Regular Christians Are No Longer Welcome in American Culture

One of the most elaborate national celebrations of liberty leading up to Independence Day is the U.S. Catholic Bishops’ new annual “fortnight for …

Religion

Humans Are Now Causing Species to Artificially Evolve

Extinction isn't the only end game.<p>Species are disappearing at speeds unseen since previous global extinction events, and there's little doubt that humans are to blame. Biologists estimate that dozens of them vanish every single day, which is nearly 1,000 times the rate of extinction levels …

Biology

10 Simple Habits of Insanely Productive People

Surround yourself with inspiring, sharp, and positive people.<p><i>What are some uncommon ways to work smarter instead of harder? originally appeared on Quora --the knowledge sharing network where compelling questions are answered by people with unique insights.</i><p><b>Answer by Nelson Wang, founder of</b> …

List-Worthy

The Paradox of American Farmers and Climate Change

There’s a strange paradox in the world of agriculture: farmers are perhaps the segment of the population most affected by climate change, and yet a …

Agriculture