Chris Morton

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Jellyfish Lake And The Daily Dance of 10 Million Golden Jellyfish

Each day, more than 10 million golden jellyfish follow the sun and migrate throughout the beautiful Jellyfish Lake on a remote island in the Pacific …

10 signs that religious fundamentalism is going down

“Duck Dynasty” bigotry still has a sizable audience — but not for long<p>Valerie Tarico<p>January 2, 2014 1:37pm (UTC)<p>This article originally appeared on AlterNet.<p>Days may be dark right now—after all, as the memes proclaim, <i>axial tilt is the reason for the season</i>. But things are looking bright for those …

"You Can Bring This Mother of All Swiss Army Knives to a Gunfight"

Behold the Mother of All Swiss Army Knives, a multi-tool created by John S. Holler in Germany around 1880. The knife actually predates the Swiss Army …

Spectacular cliff-diving: a head for heights at Phi Phi Island – in pictures

The perilous rocks of Phi Phi Island in Thailand provide a formidable background for some jaw-dropping dives in the Red Bull Cliff Diving World Series. Definitely not for the faint-hearted

Does the Bible sanction child abuse?

<b>(Twin Design via Shutterstock)</b><p>Modern Christians like to depict children as the little lambs of Jesus. Scripture offers a darker story<p>Valerie Tarico<p>October 23, 2013 12:30pm (UTC)<p>This article originally appeared on AlterNet.<p>Christian fundamentalists often are as keen to promote the rights of parents …

Skull of Homo erectus throws story of human evolution into disarray

The spectacular fossilised skull of an ancient human ancestor that died nearly two million years ago has forced scientists to rethink the story of early human evolution.<p>Anthropologists unearthed the skull at a site in Dmanisi, a small town in southern Georgia, where other remains of human …

July 2012

Inside the Fox News lie machine: I fact-checked Sean Hannity on Obamacare

UPDATE I re-reported a Fox News segment on Obamacare — it was appallingly easy to see how it misleads the audience<p>Eric Stern<p>October 18, 2013 10:15pm (UTC)<p>I happened to turn on the Hannity show on Fox News last Friday evening. “Average Americans are feeling the pain of Obamacare and the healthcare …

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