Emmanuel Martinez

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Huge number of Android devices vulnerable to new catastrophic Wi-Fi attack

Earlier today, reports emerged that the popular WPA2 Wi-Fi encryption protocol was fundamentally flawed, and could allow an attacker to intercept and read traffic sent across a wireless network. Now, details are emerging about the scale and severity of the problem.<p>The attack – known as a key …

Wi-Fi

EPA Vows To Speed Cleanup Of Toxic Superfund Sites Despite Funding Drop

Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Scott Pruitt is vowing to speed the cleanup of toxic Superfund sites, part of a shift away from climate change and toward what he calls the "basics" of clean air and water. The EPA's Superfund program manages the cleanup of some of the most toxic waste …

Pollution

New Honey Research Suggests a Grim Outcome For Bees Worldwide

Just when we thought things were finally looking up for the bee population, researchers have delivered some disheartening — and frightening — news. Swiss researchers recently published a study indicating that a large majority of the world's bee population is affected by a common (yet controversial) …

17 Reasons to Visit Colombia

Colombia's diverse and breathtaking landscape deserves recognition: Andean peaks, tropical beaches, dense rain forests sitting 3,000 feet above sea level. Besides the allure of nature, the country's major cities are experiencing a renaissance in food, art, and technology—and it's one of the most …

South America

Debris from the 2011 tsunami carried hundreds of species across the Pacific Ocean

When a foreign species arrives in a new environment and spreads to cause some form of economic, health, or ecological harm, it’s called a biological …

These Home Kits Will Have You Making Your Own Edibles

Entrepreneurs wading into the iffily legitimate weed market have to toe a careful line. Take these new baking kits for making your own …

Cannabis

America’s lopsided recovery: Study shows pockets of economic prosperity, leaving millions behind

When it comes to economic prosperity in America, a rising tide does not lift all boats.<p>Looking at national statistics, the U.S. economy has bounced …

Organic Farms Could Help Fight Climate Change

Agriculture is one of the more significant contributors to global warming. Nitrogen-based fertilizers and farm animals generate greenhouse gases, …

IBM Just Broke The Record of Simulating Chemistry With a Quantum Computer

Wow!<p>Engineers have modelled the interactions between subatomic components of a complex molecule using a quantum computer, making a significant leap …

Quantum Computing

10 Ways to Eat Chicken Thighs for Dinner

Chicken thighs are a true dinner MVP. They're fattier than lean breasts, which means they're less likely to turn dry with a couple extra minutes on …

Cooking

The sun is acting pretty strange right now

Regardless of what religion (if any) you practice, there’s no denying that there’s one thing responsible for the continued existence of life on …

Astronomy

'We're trying to go all in': Chocolate giant Mars pledges $1 billion to fight climate change

The $35 billion food giant behind brands like M&Ms, Skittles, and Twix on Wednesday launched its "Sustainability in a Generation" plan, aiming to reduce the carbon footprint of its business and supply chain by more than 60% by 2050.<p>"We've been increasingly worried about overall progress on the big …

Climate

Plastic Fibers Are Found in 83% of the World's Tap Water, a New Study Reveals

Virtually all the world’s tap water is contaminated by microscopic plastic fibers, a new study claims, raising fresh concerns about the implications …

Pollution

San Marino Is The Least-Visited European Country - Travel To Europe

With distinctive food, architecture and natural wonders it's no wonder Europe was the most-visited continent in 2016.<p>It's for that exact reason that …

European Travel

The sweet stories of fake fruit flavors

What do icy cherry popsicles, sweet grape sodas and sticky banana taffy have in common?<p>For one, we don’t expect them to taste much like the real fruits they’re meant to mimic — but their artificial flavors are familiar and intense, all the same. Where did these fake fruit flavors come from, and …

Flavors
Conservation

This Site Shows Peak Tourist Times So You Find the Best Travel Deals

When you're planning a vacation, you can always wait for travel deals to pop up or try to take advantage of places where price wars are taking place. …

Travel Deals

Everything You Know About Trader Joe’s Is A Lie

The world is a mess right now, and even five minutes spent with the news is enough to induce an anxiety attack the levels of which have never before …

Kim Jong-un

These 10 Companies Control Everything You Buy

Almost all of the food and drink you buy is controlled by one of these 10 corporations.<p>Only 10 companies control almost every large food and beverage …

Ice Cream

These are the 10 best islands in the world, according to travel aficionados

<i>Travel + Leisure</i> has released its annual ranking of several travel categories, including hotels, cities, cruises - and islands.<p>The below list of the …

Climate Change Could Cut Southern U.S. Incomes by 20%

Without a significant reduction in global greenhouse gas emissions, the southern portion of the United States will likely suffer broad economic …

Climate Change

Coconut Oil: Health Food or Heart Killer?

The Truth About This Plant-Based Saturated Fat<p>"We advise against the use of coconut oil" declared the American Heart Association (AHA) in their …

The 3-Day, Anti-Bloat Summer Reset

Whether your motivation is something as major as your wedding/honeymoon, or as simple as an upcoming beach weekend, a little reinvigorating, …

Healthy Eating

What you need to know when camping at a primitive campsite

If you love car camping, but want to get away from the crowds that often throng a traditional campground, it might be time to start exploring …

Camping

One-month sugar detox: A nutritionist explains how and why

<b>(CNN) —</b> If you've read about the latest wellness trends, you may have entertained the idea of a diet detox.<p>But whether you've considered juicing, fasting or cleansing in an effort to lose weight or improve your well-being, you're probably aware that drastically cutting out foods is not effective as …

Nutrition

FDA wants opioid painkiller pulled off market

<b>(CNN) —</b> The US Food and Drug Administration said Thursday that drugmaker Endo Pharmaceuticals must remove its powerful opioid painkiller Opana ER from the market. The agency says this the first time it has asked that an opioid pain medication be pulled due to "the public health consequences of …

Medicine
Cannabis

9 Guilt-Free Foods That Won't Cause Weight Gain (No Matter How Much You Eat!)

There are some foods that pack a *ton* of calories with every bite (we're looking at you Krispy Kreme Apple Fritters) and others can you can nosh and …

Your Most Epic European Road Trip, Mapped

It's beginning to be that perfect time of year when you can grab a few friends, put a car in gear, and take off into the unknown. Road trips are …

European Travel