Dylan Martinez

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Divers Find 65-Foot Crack In Columbia River Dam

A large dam in Washington state has a 65-foot-long crack below its waterline, say officials who are planning repairs at the Wanapum Dam, which is owned by a county utility. Divers found the 2-inch-wide crack that runs sideways after an engineer noticed an odd curve in a conduit near the dam's …

America Is Ready to Elect Its Fourth-Most-Popular Recent First Lady as President

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>Two new polls tossed onto the already putrefying pile of 2016 surveys offer good news for Hillary …

Africa's rhinos may have to leave Africa, for their own good

Record numbers of rhinos are being poached and killed in South Africa for their horns. The main reason is that a pound of rhino horn is worth about $10,000 on the black market.<p>That market is largely driven by practitioners of traditional Chinese medicine, who consider the horn an effective …

Sydney Opera House and Statue of Liberty 'will be lost to sea level rise'

Famous global landmarks including the Statue of Liberty, Tower of London and Sydney Opera House will be lost to rising seas caused by climate change, scientists have warned.<p>Even with just a further 3C of warming – well within the range to which the UN climate science panel expects temperatures to …

New Jersey gas explosion: one dead and 10 homes destroyed after line cut

A gas leak and explosion in New Jersey killed one person, injured seven workers, destroyed 10 homes and damaged another 45, authorities said.<p>The body of a woman was found on a car near the site of an explosion in a New Jersey housing development. Police were waiting for the results of an autopsy …

North Korea Wants Attention, Launches Rockets

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>Clearly jealous of all the attention the Ukraine has been getting, today North Korea decided to test …

World's oldest person celebrates 116th birthday in Japan

Plenty of sleep and a varied diet are the secrets to a long and healthy life, according to Misao Okawa, the world's oldest person, who celebrated her 116th birthday on Wednesday.<p>Okawa, who became the world's oldest person last June following the death at 116 of fellow Japanese Jiroemon Kimura, was …

Can Facebook’s Massive Courses Improve Education For Developing Nations?

Facebook is on a mission to prove that social media-empowered education can help some of the poorest nations on Earth. It recently announced a big industry and Ivy League alliance to bring experimental educational software to Rwanda, providing Internet access and world-class instructional resources …

The Company That Makes Glass For Apple Isn't Happy About Apple's Move To Sapphire

Corning senior vice president Tony Tripeny was one of two executive from the company to speak at the Morgan Stanley Technology, Media, and Telecom Conference yesterday.<p>As CNET's Brooke Crothers noted last evening, the mood of the conversation got very serious when Morgan Stanley analyst James …