Lee Pascoe

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There Is an Absolutely Gigantic Rogue Planet Wandering Our Galactic Neighbourhood

It can teach us so much.<p>There is a very strange object floating around our stellar neighbourhood and it has astronomers intrigued.<p>It's very large, …

Universe

WHERE THEY STAND: A checklist of Clinton, Trump on issues

WASHINGTON (AP) — By now, Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump have taken a stab at all sorts of issues and an actual stand on many.<p>Election Day won't …

Income Tax

The 7 Most Gripping Documentaries on Netflix Right Now

Subgenre: "Netflix and Learn."<p>Documentaries so often get a bad reputation for being dull, slow-paced, and snooze-inducing, but the best of them will keep you on the edge of your seat, move you, and maybe teach you a thing (or three). Below, the best doc films that are available to stream on Netflix …

Edward Snowden’s Long, Strange Journey to Hollywood

The summer light was fading to gold near Red Square as Oliver Stone maneuvered through the lobby bar of a five-star Moscow hotel last year. He walked past the marble staircase and the grand piano to a table in the back. A group of businessmen in suits lingered nearby. Stone grimaced.<p>“I think we …

Ex-FBI agent who stole drug money to buy cars and plastic surgery for his wife is sentenced

A former FBI agent was sentenced Monday to three years in federal prison for stealing more than $136,000 in cash during drug investigations and spending it on lavish gifts for himself and loved ones.<p>In May, former special agent Scott M. Bowman of Moreno Valley admitted to using the cash to fund a …

Corruption

What's next for Mexico's drug cartels after El Chapo

<b>(CNN) —</b> As Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman awaits extradition to the United States, he leaves behind what appears to be a new landscape for Mexico's drug cartels.<p>Last week, his son, Jesus Alfredo Guzman, was kidnapped by men authorities believe were members of a rival cartel. Sources tell CNN he was …

Mexico

Scientists Confirm China's Legendary Ancient Flood Was Real

Scientists have found evidence that the cataclysmic event did indeed happen.<p>With over 4 trillion gallons of rushing water, it was a flood of biblical proportions. Villages for miles around were swallowed in a single, violent gulp. Yet a king arose out of the destructive floodwaters. By dredging of …

Overtime Regulation

European Space Agency Moves Ahead with Plans for 'Moon Village'

The European Space Agency is pressing forward in its plans to set up a permanent human outpost on the moon.<p>This envisioned "moon village," a product of international collaboration between spacefaring nations, will be a base for science, business, mining and even tourism, Johann-Dietrich Wörner, …

Florida zoo mourns keeper killed by tiger; investigation continues

<b>(CNN) —</b> Palm Beach zookeeper Stacey Konwiser dedicated her life to protecting an endangered subspecies. Colleagues describe the 38-year-old as a wife, a daughter and a sister to those with whom she worked.<p>Konwiser was the lead tiger keeper at the Palm Beach Zoo. She was killed by a 13-year-old male …

Your bracket is blown, but there are still reasons to watch March Madness

<b>(CNN) —</b> Bracket busted? Don't feel too bad. Most people are experiencing the same thing.<p>A lot of you had Michigan State -- a No. 2 seed that some experts thought could have been a 1 -- going to the Final Four or even winning the title. But the Spartans fell to Middle Tennessee State University …

10 Ways to Win the Thanksgiving Argument

Thanksgiving is the #1 time during the year when distant family members wind up in heated arguments. If you're going to engage, why not win?<p>I absolutely love Thanksgiving. Still, I understand that if there's anything worse a big argument at Thanksgiving dinner, it's <i>losing</i> a big argument at …

How Do Fireflies Glow? Mystery Solved After 60 Years

Weird & Wild<p>Scientists have sussed out the chemical secret of these bright summertime beetles—and it may someday improve human health, a new study says.<p>Think of the firefly abdomen like a black box of bioluminescence.<p>For around 60 years, scientists have known what basic ingredients go into the …

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20 Places Every American Should See Before They Die

From sea to shining sea.<p>Looking for an epic summer road trip idea? Whether you crave culture and history, spectacular natural landscapes, or serious adventure, look to these national parks and small towns.

New Kind Of Material Stores Heat Till You Squeeze It

Could revolutionize energy storage<p>Even after night falls, a slab of concrete or asphalt might still feel warm to the touch. The surface has stored up heat after a long day of sitting out in the sun, and is slowly letting it go. It's something that happens naturally all over the world, but what if …

Nature Communications