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Canadian Fertility Center Bans Mixing Races To Avoid "Creating Rainbow Families"

“I’m not sure that we should be creating rainbow families just because some single woman decides that that’s what she wants,” a doctor told the Calgary Herald.<p>A single woman in Calgary who sought in vitro fertilization at the Regional Fertility Program was told she could only use sperm donations …

Study: California Could Run Entirely on Renewables by 2050

Bonus: It could also add 220,000 jobs.<p>Stanford researchers have found that it’s “technically and economically” feasible to move California to an entirely clean energy system by 2050, using existing renewable sources like wind, water and sunlight.<p>Published in Energy this week, the study concluded …

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Obama seeks $500M to train, equip Syrian rebels

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Walking to Glacier Isobel

Hilarious and Tragic Photo Series of People Posed as if They’ve Just Fallen… Hard

Italian photographer Sandro Giordoan has taken to creating an ongoing series of tragic-but-humorous images that brilliantly depict people’s …

Is Seawater the Next Big Fuel Source?

In April, the Navy announced a breakthrough in transforming seawater, the earth's most abundant natural resource, to fuel. Researchers used it to fly a model jet powered with an internal combustion engine like its full-sized counterparts. What are the implications of such a technology in a world …

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The Week in Review: Iraq Uprising

Inside Flipboard / June 20, 2014<p>Formerly associated with al-Qaeda, militants from the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) have crossed the border …

Cable TV boxes become 2nd biggest energy users in many homes

In the middle of the night, when most Americans are sound asleep, their lights and appliances off, a power hog is wide awake and running at nearly full throttle: the boxes that operate their cable or satellite television service.<p>The seemingly innocuous appliances — all 224 million of them across …

Energy

Expats: Venezuela’s Reluctant Jews

Photo by Daytonarolexboston.<p>When Latin American liberator Simón Bolívar was driven into exile at the turn of the 19th century, he found refuge in the …

Christiane Amanpour: This Might Be 'The End of Iraq as We Know It'

The world is facing a nightmare scenario in Iraq and across the Middle East, according to veteran journalist Christiane Amanpour, chief international …

Christiane Amanpour