Gavin Harris

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These Travel Hacks Will Make Your Trip So Much Easier

Traveling is hard. But with the right hacks, any travel situation can be made easy.<p>Famed "hacks" YouTuber Dave Hax recently made a video sharing packing tips and basic hotel tricks that can transform a trip. Before you pack your bags, you're gonna want to watch some of these:<p><b>The best way to pack</b> …

26 ancient ruins you should visit in your lifetime

Seeing these sites is like stepping back in time and witnessing what life was like in a place that ceased to exist years ago.<p>From the Roman baths in England to the Ajanta caves in India, we found 26 ancient ruins that everyone should visit in their lifetime.

How to Avoid the 'Flesh-Eating Bacteria' Lurking at Florida Beaches

Yes, there is a dangerous bacterium in the Florida waters. Here's everything you need to know to stay safe this summer.<p>Take caution if you’re headed …

Thousands of crabs blanket California beaches as giant patch of warm water — ‘The Blob’ — forms in Pacific

They came in by the thousands: tiny little red crabs on Orange County beaches Sunday, covering a shoreline much further north than their typical home.<p>…

Orange County

Scientists want to name this unbelievably cute octopus "Adorabilis"

1/2<p>Adorable octopus at the Monterey Bay Aquarium

Tiny octopus so cute scientists want to name it 'adorabilis'

Some say it looks like a ghost from the Pac-Man video game, but it is anything but spooky.<p>In fact, this unclassified, fist-sized, octopus is so cute, …

Federal agencies lose track of endangered species protection measures, research finds

Using a case study approach to investigate protection of endangered species, University at Buffalo Law School Associate Professor Jessica Owley found …

THE DEADLY TRADE IN REEF FISH

Tropical fish in plastic bags are on sale at a market in Hong Kong | Fedor Selivanov/Shutterstock<p>BITEBACK | The Deadly Trade In Reef Fish<p>The home …

Bluefin Tuna

The bluefin tuna is one of the most remarkable fishes in the ocean, growing to more than 12 feet, weighing 1,500 pounds and living for up to 35 …

Conservation

Even West Coast Canada's Declining Salmon Population Has Its Own App

Community Fishers was designed to help researchers fill gaps in ocean science data collection, beginning with the declining salmon population in the Salish Sea.<p>The salmon off Canada's western coast aren't doing so great. And while I realize how absurd this probably sounds, there's an app for that, …

Earth has entered sixth mass extinction, warn scientists

Humans are responsible for so many species dying out that we are now in a sixth mass extinction, Stanford University has warned<p>Earth has entered its sixth mass extinction with animals now dying out at 100 times the normal rate, scientists have warned.<p>Humans have created a toxic mix of habitat loss, …

Extinction

Supercomputers surprisingly link DNA crosses to cancer

Supercomputers have helped scientists find a surprising link between cross-shaped (or cruciform) pieces of DNA and human cancer, according to a study …