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World's longest continental volcanic chain, the Cosgrove hotspot track, discovered in Australia - Science News - ABC News

The world's longest chain of continental volcanoes has been discovered stretching for more than 2,000 kilometres along eastern Australia.<p>The ancient …

A former Apple executive is selling his incredible $35 million California smart home

He started designing the contemporary home with a bevy of automated features in 2005, according to The Wall Street Journal.<p>But by the time it was completed — just a few weeks ago — he no longer needed the 10,000-square-foot mansion, as his kids are all grown up.<p>Located in Santa Barbara, California, …

This Face Changes the Human Story. But How?

Scientists have discovered a new species of human ancestor deep in a South African cave, adding a baffling new branch to the family tree.<p>A trove of bones hidden deep within a South African cave represents a new species of human ancestor, scientists announced Thursday in the journal <i>eLife</i><i>.</i> <i>Homo …

7 Ways to Overcome Fear and Live Your Dreams

Anais Nin once wrote, "Life shrinks or expands in proportion to one's courage".<p>If you're longing to expand your life by going after your dreams, here are seven ways to overcome fear which may be keeping you stuck.<p><b>1. Shine the light on your fear.</b><p>Pinpoint the fear that's plaguing you the most -- …

Chicken Stuffed Chiles Recipe

"You can make this as spicy and hot or as mild as you like depending on the enchilada sauce you use. We like it mild, so I use the kind in an …

The crippling problem restaurant-goers haven’t noticed but chefs are freaking out about

Behind the swinging doors of restaurant kitchens around the country, things are getting a bit more chaotic. It’s not the sort of thing diners would have noticed, because it’s happening behind the scenes, out of view. Orders are still coming in, and plates are still coming out. But there’s a growing …

Kitchens

7 Amazing Things That Happen to Your Body When You Give Up Soda

The Coca-Cola company has identified the culprit behind America’s weight problem. And it wants to put the blame on….you.<p>The world’s largest producer …

Asia’s Rapidly Shrinking Glaciers Could Fuel Future Conflicts

The glaciers in Asia's Tian Shan mountains have lost more than a quarter of their total mass over the past 50 years — a rate of loss about four times greater than the global average during that time, new research shows.<p>By 2050, half of the remaining ice in the Tian Shan (also spelled Tien Shan) …

Geoscience

The NSA is asking your favorite apps how to spy on you better

Despite the impressive amount of data collected by the National Security Agency under their mass surveillance programs against our will, the government can not compete with the massive troves of data in the server warehouses of Google, Facebook, Amazon, and hundreds of other private companies most …

Parents Demand Medical Marijuana for Epileptic Kids

PITTSBURGH — In room 716 of the Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh, 12-year-old Hannah Pallas is motionless, but for an occasional turn of her head and blink of her eyes, following a series of life-threatening seizures. On the same day, 5-year-old Sydney Michaels is down the hall in room 749, …

Cannabis

Bernie Sanders just berated a reporter for asking about his hair

In an interview with The New York Times published Monday, reporter Ana Marie Cox asked the Democratic presidential candidate — whose hair is occasionally unkempt and stands on end — why rival Hillary Clinton's hair gets more attention than his own.<p>"O.K., Ana, I don't mean to be rude here. I am …

Here's Bernie Sanders' Response To A Question About Hillary Clinton's Hair

“Hillary’s hair gets more scrutiny than my hair? Is that what you’re asking?”<p>Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) isn't going to comment on Hillary Clinton's (D) hair. <b></b><p>On Monday, The New York Times Magazine published an interview with the Democratic presidential candidate, where he was asked to weigh in on …

Middle-class

Trump outlines immigration specifics

<b>(CNN) —</b> Republican frontrunner Donald Trump said Sunday he would overturn a law that grants citizenship to people born in the U.S. and put stricter limits on legal immigration, offering his most detailed account yet of how he would handle a policy issue that has become a cornerstone of his campaign.<p>…

Donald Trump

Pictures of the Week 8.13.15

Pakistan

Perseid Meteor Shower in Pictures

Earth Science

The man who turns fizzy drinks into big lollipops

How much sugar is there in a bottle of pop? Artist Henry Hargreaves put the question to the test in a series of sticky creations.<p>When New Zealand-based artist Henry Hargreaves heard a health professional call soda “the cigarettes of our generation”, he wanted to find a way to represent the risk …

Android Lollipop

5 Business Mistakes Photographers Make All the Time

In this post, I’ll be sharing 5 business mistakes that photographers make all the time.<p>1. You Buy Equipment<p>Nikon recently released the newest version …

How your smartphone's battery life can be used to invade your privacy

A group of researchers have demonstrated how to track users with nothing more than their remaining battery power, which could compromise privacy<p>A little-known feature of the HTML5 specification means that websites can find out how much battery power a visitor has left on their laptop or smartphone …

Privacy

Hidden in Obama’s new climate plan, a whack at red states

Though weaker than both supporters and critics say, the new rules do pack one big punch.<p>I took flak Monday for writing that President Obama’s Clean Power Plan for fighting climate change wouldn’t really change the trajectory of the electricity sector, but now that the plan is public, you can see …

Fossil Fuels

10 Winning Shots from the 2015 National Geographic Traveler Photo Contest

After receiving nearly 18,000 photo submissions, <i>National Geographic Traveler</i> magazine has selected the winning shots for this year’s Traveler Photo …

Costa Rica

9 Hacks to Help You Wear Heels All Day Long

Ladies, we’ve all been there. You’ve been standing in your heels for mere minutes and your feet are <i>already</i> killing you (really, the walk from the train to your work never seemed that long before!). But that doesn’t have to be the case. Nope, we’re not here to tell you to resign yourself to …

What is the Perfect Travel Lens?

So before we go to far, if you are expecting the answer to the question this article poses, there isn’t one. If there was, it would be a 14-600mm …

Vintage Paris Street Style

In honor of Couture Week, a look back at the always fashionable streets of Paris.<p>In honor of Couture Week, a look back at the always fashionable Paris street style scene—from the 1940s through the 1980s.

Street Style

An update on the Samsung keyboard security vulnerability

<i>Updated 12.50pm PDT 6/18/15 to add clarification and details of imminent Samsung keyboard security fix</i>On Tuesday, we learned that a security …

Security

Samsung Galaxy S5 Android update

Lowest price: Samsung Galaxy S5<p>Best price<p>Samsung Galaxy S5 Android 6.0 Marshmallow update<p>Verizon began to roll out Marshmallow for the Samsung Galaxy …