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Trump Administration Is About to Gut Public Sector Labor Unions

Photo credit: AFL-CIO via Flickr Creative Commons https://www.flickr.com/photos/labor2008/ As the participation in American workers in labor unions …

Here’s what your cat is telling you when it shows you its butt

If you were to walk up to a friend in public and show each other your bare butts, you’d probably get a lot of very strange looks from the rest of the …

Neil deGrasse Tyson Brilliantly Trolls Flat-Earthers With 1 Hilarious Image

Here's a view of the moon you'll never see.<p>Neil deGrasse Tyson has something he’d like the flat-Earthers to see.<p>Or rather, it’s something they’ll never see... and neither will anyone else, at least not in the real world.<p>The astrophysicist and director of the Hayden Planetarium at the American …

Pet Food Nutrition: 3 Things You Should Know

<i>This is a partnered post.</i><p>It’s the holiday season, which means that many people will spend the next three months thinking a lot about food. From …

People With Chronic Fatigue Syndrome Are Exhausted at a Cellular Level, Study Shows

Yet more evidence for this disease.<p>If you're one of the millions of people worldwide who deals with the symptoms of CFS (chronic fatigue syndrome, …

Pain

NASA releases Halloween playlist of ‘spooky’ sounds recorded throughout outer space

Just in time for Halloween, the National Aeronautics and Space Administration released a playlist of “spooky sounds” from outer space, recorded by …

JFK files: FBI anxious to 'convince public' about Oswald

<b>Thousands of previously classified documents relating to the assassination of President John F Kennedy in 1963 have been released by the US government.</b><p>Since the publication, President Donald Trump has said he will release all remaining files other than the names and addresses of anyone mentioned …

Clever Machines Learn How to Be Curious

Computer scientists are finding ways to code curiosity into intelligent machines.<p>You probably can’t remember what it feels like to play Super Mario …

Machine Learning

Without Saying ‘Trump,’ Bush and Obama Deliver Implicit Rebukes

Neither of them mentioned President Trump by name but two of his predecessors emerged from political seclusion on Thursday to deliver what sounded like pointed rebukes of the current occupant of the Oval Office and the forces of division that propelled him to power.<p>In separate and unrelated …

Long-Term Marijuana Use Changes Brain at the Cellular Level, Say Scientists

Chronic use leads to chronic problems.<p>In March, long-term marijuana smoker Woody Harrelson surprised fans by announcing he was giving up his chronic …

What Rich Families Know About Finance That You Don't

Rich families are just like you: they're facing a whole lot of financial demands.<p>In a survey of affluent parents in households with $500,000 in …

Confirmed: A Huge Gravitational Wave Announcement Is Happening

What a time to be alive.<p><b>Update 27/09/17:</b> The biggest rumour did not pan out, but the LIGO team announced something just as amazing - the most …

The honey bee is facing an existential threat — and it could be very bad for humans

Millions worldwide go to less lunatic lengths to capture the fruits of the labour of the world's three trillion or so honey bees, but it is a tribute to the global value of the honey bee and its nectar that even here high in Nepal, just 10 miles or so from Mount Everest, humans risk life and limb …

There’s a lot more investigating to come

It’s been tough to keep track of all the allegations, counter-allegations, denials, revelations, leaks, and tweets surrounding the connections between Russia, the 2016 election, and President Donald Trump’s administration. Here’s a quick guide to what we know (and what we don’t).<p>Yes, according to …

Why Trump’s Misogyny Could Endanger His Presidency

The president is alienating the very people he needs to protect him from impeachment.<p>For a few months, at least, <b>Donald Trump</b> has managed to keep his penchant for boisterous locker-room banter away from the top of his Twitter feed. Curtailing his propensity for grabbing unwitting women by the …

The Public Doesn't Trust Science. It's 2017. We Need to Fix This.

Living in a Post-Truth World<p>In this post-truth world plagued by fake news and alternative facts, a massive divide has emerged between the science …

Getting Ready for the Eclipse

06/29/2017 · by carylsue · in Classroom Ideas, Guest Educators and Explorers, Main. ·<p><i>By Jay Pasachoff</i><p>A solar eclipse is a wonderful thing to see, and as an astronomer, I am trying to do my part to spread the word and teach kids how to observe it safely.<p>On August 21, the Moon will block the Sun as …

American Astronomical Society

Tips For Camping With Your Furry Friend

We all know that dogs make all outdoor activities better.<p>But if you take them out of familiar surroundings—like heading into the backcountry (or even …

NASA Releases Video on How to "Safely Watch a Total Solar Eclipse"

If you're within the path of totality, keep reading.<p>In just 80 seconds, NASA provides comprehensive insight about when to wear solar glasses during …

Solar Eclipse

The Best Backpacking and Hiking Gear of 2017

There’s nothing like hoisting a dialed-in backpack loaded with the latest outdoor technology up over your shoulders at the trailhead. And once your …

Two-headed porpoise pulled from the ocean in the North Sea

A newly born two-headed porpoise has been documented by a group of Dutch fishermen and studied by a team of researchers from several institutions in …

Memo to Trump: This Is Why You're Losing

Why the president, who appears allergic to the logic of bureaucracy, keeps getting defeated by that humblest of technologies, the office memorandum<p>It would be hard to fashion a more exquisite snare for a man like Donald Trump than the modern, institutional presidency. Just five months into his …

Donald Trump

The iPad is running circles around Android tablets — but Google might have a way forward

If you just want to pay the lowest amount possible to do the kind of casual entertainment things you'd do with a regular iPad, Amazon's Fire 7 is your top choice.<p>The bigger question, though, is whether the Fire 7 — or its stronger $80 sibling, the Fire HD 8 — are the <i>only</i> Android tablets worth …

Do You Have A First Amendment Right To Follow President's Twitter Account?

<b>Follow CBSMIAMI.COM:</b> <b>Facebook</b> <b>|</b> <b>Twitter</b><p>WASHINGTON (CBSMiami/AP) — President Donald Trump’s fondness for criticizing opponents, heckling news …

‘Trump is the last best chance to get things done’

Despite calculated Democratic distractions and media attacks, <b>President Trump</b> has signed more bills into law at this point in office than four of his …

Saturn is at its best, enjoying its summer solstice and in opposition, though sadly low in Britain’s sky<p>Saturn’s northern hemisphere is now tilting at its maximum angle to the Sun, 26.75°, as the beautiful ringed planet enjoys its own summer solstice. It is also nearing opposition on the 15th when …

Astronomy

A Study Says Moderate Drinking May Affect the Brain, but Don't Panic

It’s pretty clear that alcohol is never going to be as healthy as, say, a salad, but research has been mixed on the extent to which booze can impact …

Comey's testimony became a pop culture phenomenon. Trump has no one but himself to blame.

The President Trump reality show finally got its reunion special with Comey’s testimony<p>Before President Donald Trump, Senate hearings were usually confined to the dustiest corners of C-SPAN, where only the most dedicated wonks would bother to find them.<p>But 139 days into one of the most turbulent …

Here’s your first look at the OnePlus 5, one of the most anticipated smartphones of 2017

In an unusual move for smartphone makers, OnePlus posted an image on Thursday of its upcoming OnePlus 5 flagship smartphone from its Twitter account before its release on June 20.<p>OnePlus' tweet confirms that the OnePlus 5 will have a dual-lens camera that looks similar to the iPhone 7 Plus' …