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The Earth stands on the brink of its sixth mass extinction and the fault is ours

The rate at which vertebrate species are dying far exceeds the norm<p>Life on Earth is in trouble. That much we know. But how bad have things become – and how fast are events moving? How soon, indeed, before the Earth’s biological treasures are trashed, in what will be the sixth great mass extinction …

Extinction

15 of the world's craziest roads that push travelers to the edge

There's nothing quite like a relaxing drive down a country road, sun shining and music playing. There's also nothing like nearly plummeting off the …

Ramadan: a guide to the Islamic holy month

Muslims around the world are preparing for the Islamic holy month of Ramadan. From waking up in the early hours for a quick bite and sip of water, to the waiting – date in hand – for the seconds to tick by until the call to prayer at sunset, why do Muslims fast and what is Ramadan?<p><b>What is …

Islam

Meteor showers bring dust clouds on the moon

Scientists say vast clouds are floating above the lunar surface, and they grow each time there is a meteor shower on Earth.<p>These towering clouds are made of tiny particles of moon and space dust, and they do not look like clouds on Earth. In fact, researchers say they are not visible to the human …

How Will and Jada Smith's foundation ended up backing a little known energy startup

As venture capitalists in Silicon Valley double down on finding the next Snapchat, there’s a new type of investor emerging far from Sand Hill Road …

How to Gain Weight (the Healthy Way!)

Back in college, I had a problem (one which I no longer have): I was too thin. People, especially my girlfriends, seemed to hate me for it—and they …

Nutrition

Joker's Fate Revealed in BATMAN: ARKHAM KNIGHT Opening Sequence - E3 2015

Scientists build toy car propelled by evaporating water

Researchers at New York’s Columbia University harness the element’s natural process to power miniature vehicle and an LED lamp<p>Machines that harness the power of evaporating water have been created by scientists in the US.<p>Researchers at Columbia University in New York have built a miniature car that …

Philae’s revival could advance science by 20 years

Photograph: Esa<p>Jets of gas from the comet could disrupt communication between Earth and Philae as the comet nears its closest approach to the Sun in …

Partners in Health

People are much more likely to achieve their fitness goals with their spouse than alone.<p>Every January, optimistic exercisers flock to the gym to make good on their New Year’s resolutions. Some might try Zumba for the first time, or take up boxing to shave off winter weight. But a new study has …

Research

What Motivates Terrorists?

It’s an important question. But is it the best one to be asking?<p>One of the most frequently asked questions about terrorism is also the most intractable. Why? Why do they do it? Why do people join terrorist groups and participate in acts of terrorism?<p>There are as many answers to this question as …

Philip Roth

75-million-year-old dinosaur blood and collagen discovered in fossil fragments

Photograph: Laurent Mekul<p>This ungual claw from a theropod yielded structures which appear to be red blood cells.<p>276<p>http://static.guim.co.uk/sys-images/Guardian/Pix/pictures/2015/6/9/1433861139967/248811f3-ad85-48ca-9c91-bc31fa6c618a-460x276.jpeg<p>460<p>Photograph: Laurent Mekul<p>This ungual claw from a …

Katmandu's poorly constructed buildings worsen quake outcome

An exploding urban population that led to taller and often poorly constructed buildings, along with an unusually hazardous combination of geological conditions, had for years prompted warnings from scientists that the Katmandu Valley of Nepal was a seismic time bomb waiting to go off.<p>Saturday …

Skip Takeout, Make Spicy Orange-Ginger Chicken

<i>There are 3 million chicken recipes on the internet. We're here to show you the good ones. Win, win.</i><p><i>Today: Put down the takeout menu and open your pantry -- this sweet and spicy stir-fry will rescue your weeknight dinner.</i><p>You know the drill: You get home from work, tired, hungry, and sure that …

50 street photographers you should follow in 2015

Apr<p>2015<p>Posted by alexcoghe on 16 Apr 2015 / 27 Comments<p><b>Please note: this is not a list of influential street photographers by the moment just the</b> …

Double Fine and Iam8bit Present Free Day of the Devs Event

Games, food, music and Phil Fish?<p>Costume Quest 2 developer and beloved gaming company Double Fine has teamed with Iam8bit to present Day of the Devs, …