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Why North Korea's latest nuclear weapons test may have been a game-changing explosion

Deep inside a North Korean mountain on September 3, the government of leader Kim Jong Un set off its largest-ever nuclear test blast.<p>The explosion occurred at the Punggye-ri Nuclear Test Site, a series of tunnels located within Mount Mantap where the government, which calls itself the Democratic …

North Korea

How to Hand Letter Like an Architect From A to Z

Licensed architect and teacher Doug Patt of How to Architect has created a tutorial on how to hand letter like an architect from A to Z.<p>Hand …

The Mystery of S., the Man with an Impossible Memory

On an April afternoon in 1929, a timid-looking man with a broad face appeared at Moscow’s Academy of Communist Education and asked to see a memory specialist. The man, who would become known in the psychological literature as S., had been sent by his boss, a section editor at a Moscow newspaper …

Rare conjoined bat twins found in Brazil

The corpses of rare conjoined bats found in Brazil have given scientists a closer look into a phenomenon that has only ever been recorded twice before.<p>When Marcelo Rodrigues Nogueira, a postdoctoral researcher in biology at the State University of Northern Rio de Janeiro first saw the bat twins, he …

Jeff Flake's devastating indictment of his Republican Party, in 11 quotes

<b>(CNN) —</b> Arizona's Jeff Flake has had enough.<p>The Republican senator, who was a vocal critic of President Trump during the campaign, has penned a book entitled "The Conscience of a Conservative: A Rejection of Destructive Politics and a Return to Principle " that takes off after not only the …

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What the world would look like if all the ice melted

If the world keeps burning fossil fuels and releasing carbon emissions indefinitely, climate change will eventually melt all the ice at the poles and …

Trump Goes on Attack as Russia Revelations Appear to Take Toll

BEDMINSTER, N.J. — President Trump unleashed a new fusillade of tweets on Sunday morning, defending his son Donald Trump Jr., slashing the news media and tarring his long-vanquished opponent, Hillary Clinton.<p>After a leisurely Saturday afternoon spent at a women’s golf tournament at his club here, …

This Southwest Airlines Flash Sale Will Let You Fly for as Low as $42

Southwest Airlines is blowing out a nationwide flash sale right now, and -- ohhhhhhh yes -- it means you may be able to fly between Las Vegas and Los …

One Chart Shows How Much SpaceX Has Come to Dominate Rocket Launches

The Space Exploration Technologies Corporation is starting to take the lion's share of global launches.<p>Ever since SpaceX first launched a Falcon 9 rocket in June 2010, the spaceflight corporation has been slowly but surely clawing its way up the launch vehicle food chain. Recent contracts for high …

Scientists are floored by NASA's new photos of Jupiter's Great Red Spot — here's what they see in the images

NASA's $1 billion Juno probe beamed back its latest photos of Jupiter on Wednesday, and the images are stunning.<p>The eye-popping new pictures feature the closest-ever views of the Great Red Spot (pictured above), a mega-storm between one and two times as wide as Earth.<p>While the public is having a …

Astronomy

Trump's lawyer apologizes for sending threatening emails to a stranger, says it was 'at the end of a very long day'

Marc Kasowitz, head of President Donald Trump's legal team for all Russia-related matters, apologized Thursday to a stranger he berated in a string of emails Wednesday night, saying that the exchange happened "at the end of a very long day."<p>The exchange was a result of a person emailing Kasowitz …

Trump calls Comey 'cowardly' and suggests he acted illegally

President Donald Trump on Sunday called former FBI Director James Comey's disclosure of their conversations "cowardly."<p>"I believe the James Comey leaks will be far more prevalent than anyone ever thought possible. Totally illegal? Very 'cowardly!'" Trump tweeted Sunday morning, though it was …

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If We Don't Act Soon, Space Junk Might Trap Us On Earth

The tiny pieces of junk orbiting the Earth could have a major impact on space exploration.<p>Not everything we send into space comes back down. In fact, there are millions of pieces of junk, ranging from tiny flecks of paint to entire satellites currently taking up space around the Earth's atmosphere. …

The Physics Behind “Interstellar’s” Visual Effects Was So Good, It Led To A Scientific Discovery

While he was working on the film Interstellar, executive producer Kip Thorne was tasked with creating the black hole that would be central to the …

Trump considers reversing historic Obama-era opening with Cuba

President Trump is expected to roll back parts of the historic Obama-era opening with Cuba, siding with hawks who oppose detente and rejecting demands from U.S. businesses for whom the island is a ripe potential market.<p>The decision follows an inter-agency administration review of one of President …

Iran sends planes stuffed with food to Qatar

<b>(CNN) —</b> Five Iranian planes filled with food have landed at Doha airport as the blockade against Qatar by Saudi Arabia and other Gulf countries starts to bite.<p>Iran said the planes were filled with vegetables and that it plans to send 100 tons of fresh fruit and legumes every day to the …

It's So Hot In Las Vegas That Hainan Has Rescheduled Their Flights

Outside air temperatures can have quite an impact on the takeoff performance of planes. Hot air is less dense, which means that planes may need more …

Preet Bharara says there is "absolutely" enough evidence to go after Trump on obstruction

Former U.S. Attorney for the Southern District of New York Preet Bharara said there is "absolutely" enough evidence to begin a case against President …

How to Choose the Freshest Meat -- and How to Store It

<i>Inspired by conversations on the Food52 Hotline, we're sharing tips and tricks that make navigating all of our kitchens easier and more fun.</i><p><i>Today: Cara Eisenpress from Blue Apron explains the best ways to know your meat is fresh -- and how to keep it that way.</i><p>At Blue Apron, we’re all about helping …

Smoked Spanish Chicken

Landshark® Lager Smoked Spanish Chicken by the Zac Brown Band Chef Rusty Hamlin Click HereThe post Smoked Spanish Chicken appeared first on Big Green …