As I learned, the U.S. military is an industrial-scale killing machine and also the single largest consumer of fossil fuels on the planet, which makes it a major source of the greenhouse gas carbon dioxide.
Magazine As the once-vilified drug becomes more accepted, researchers around the world are trying to understand how it works and how it might fight disease. There’s nothing new about cannabis, of course.
New Nasa studies warn of "bad news for our planet" as looming crack threatens to shatter Larsen B ice-shelf into pieces Antarctica's Larsen B ice-shelf is on course to disintegrate completely within the
Here at 13.7: Cosmos & Culture, we strive to bring you only the finest, most complete "big answers" to life's enduring "big questions." And when there is more than one point of view to be explored, we
12 worst ideas religion has unleashed on the world: Conflict, cruelty and suffering — not love and peace |
Islam teaches the concept of “dhimmitude” and provides special rules for the subjugation of religious minorities, with monotheists getting better treatment than polytheists. Christianity blurs together
Police In Mississippi Town Buy New Station, Cruisers With Funds From Aggressive Civil Forfeiture Program
The sign outside a new, $4.1 million law enforcement training facility in Richland, Mississippi, reads, "Richland Police Station tearfully donated by drug dealers." As Watchdog.org reported on Monday,
And even more lurks below the surface In December, a consortium of 12 research institutions published some of the first numbers on global ocean plastic pollution. By their calculation, almost 300,000 of
Starstruck Two of this week's most intriguing views of space combine NASA images into animated form. NASA spacecraft recently beamed back stunning images that, when combined, bring to life two neighboring
Whether it's the Bible or the Constitution, every document written by human beings was written in a context, at a specific historic time, and is based on the level of consciousness of those who wrote Whether
Narendra Modi is probably celebrating the first anniversary of his landslide victory with a Chinese meal. It is the last day of the Indian prime minister's tour of China and he is meeting some of the of
Space A giant nebula in the early universe hits the jackpot when it comes to rare, bright objects known as quasars, boasting four within surprisingly close proximity to one another. The first known quasar
It was a neighboring galaxy, in a cluster, with the rope Just like lifeforms here on earth, galaxies can die. And it isn't always pretty. A paper published in Nature suggests that most galaxies die by