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Madeleine Albright Knows Fascism When She Sees It

The former secretary of state endured Nazi and Communist regimes as a child, so she doesn’t toss the word ‘fascism’ around lightly. And she thinks …

Political Science

Four Reasons Snowy Springs Don’t Disprove Global Warming

It’s going to be very cold this weekend in the Northeast. That doesn’t mean the climate isn’t changing.<p>A record-cold “Arctic Blast” is set to hit the …

Climate Change

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Flying

Oh, snap: Apple’s latest motion turns the US government’s own security record against it

Apple is showing some sass in its campaign against the US government’s attempt to bypass iPhone security. The company filed a motion today (Feb. 25) to vacate the court order (pdf) requiring Apple to help the FBI break into an iPhone used by one of the San Bernardino shooters.<p>The government wants …

Privacy
Crime

Elon Musk warns against unleashing artificial intelligence 'demon'

Elon Musk has met a technology he doesn't like.<p>Musk, who promises to take humans to new heights with space and battery technologies, was especially grounded in his latest caution on artificial intelligence.<p>Elon Musk<p>He told an audience at MIT on Friday that "we should be very careful about …

Astronomers capture first ever data of an exploding fireball from a nova star

Researchers reveal the nova was about 14,800 light years from the sun, meaning the explosion witnessed in August last year happened 15,000 years ago<p>A team of astronomers have captured the first images of a thermonuclear fireball from a nova star, allowing them to track the explosion as it …

National Geographic Travel

I Heart My National Park: Guadalupe Mountains

The Guadalupe Mountains of West Texas were once a reef growing beneath the waters of an ancient inland sea. That same vanished sea spawned the honeycomb of the Carlsbad Caverns, just 40 miles north across the New Mexico border.<p>From the highway, the mountains resemble a nearly monolithic wall …

10 Hacks for Stylish Air Travel

At one time or another, we all fly. Weddings, funerals, or vacations all require a boarding pass and a high level of patience. Flying has come a long way, but unless you've got a little extra cash to go first or business class, coach still leaves much to be desired in terms of comfort and ease. …

Frequent-flyer Programs

Adventure. Redefined. | Adventure.com

The color of adventure: When will travel show more diversity?<p>How not to alienate locals: Tips for responsible photos<p>Forget Paris, this tiny town in …

Kirkjufell evening

10 best apps to train your brain

Whether it's to focus at work, do better at school, or just stay sharp, there are various reasons for wanting to boost brainpower. But maintaining psychological well-being is equally as important.<p>"Stress and anxiety are among the most pressing and far-reaching public health problems we face," says …

Playboy Magazine names top party schools in the U.S.

No. 10<p>No. 8<p>No. 7<p>No. 6<p>No. 4<p>No. 2<p>No. 1<p>Books aren't the only thing America's college students are hitting these days.<p>Debauchery, revelry and libations are a part of the college experience, and some U.S. schools do it far better than others.<p><b>Playboy Magazine</b> has released their 2014 edition of the "Top …

College & University

National Geographic Travel

Milky Way Mysteries Mapped

Changing Planet<p>The Hubble Space Telescope snapped this finely detailed image of the beautiful spiral galaxy NGC 6384, an island of stars thought to resemble our own Milky Way galaxy. Credit: ESA/NASA<p><b>Ever look up and wonder how many stars are out there in the night sky, and where did all these stars</b> …

6 Wild & Beautiful Places in Europe You MUST See!

There's more to Europe than winding city streets, vibrant cafés, and beautiful museums! The continent abounds with rugged mountains, pristine lakes, …

8 Of The Best Nude Beaches In Europe

By: Gianni Jaccoma<p><i>Credit: Shutterstock</i><p>American exceptionalism may have gotten us to the moon and back, but when it comes to actually <i>mooning</i> each other (you know, on the beach), we're not exactly world-beaters. Europe, by contrast, is in a completely different league when it comes to shoreline …

Meteor Leaves 40-Foot Crater Near Managua's Airport

<i>Updated at 11:45 p.m. ET</i><p>There was an unexpected crash landing near the international airport in the Nicaraguan capital over the weekend, but luckily no one was hurt: A small meteor, thought to have broken off from an Earth-passing asteroid, left a 40-foot-wide crater.<p>The meteorite — which experts …

10 Questions to Ask Before Booking a Vacation Rental

<i>Bart Speelman / Flickr</i><p>Where will you stay on your next vacation? According to a survey conducted by TripAdvisor in February, more than half of Americans plan to stay in a vacation rental rather than a hotel in 2014. Survey participants said they're foregoing hotels for the ample space, better …

Hot Dogs

Has DNA Evidence Finally Uncovered The Identity Of Jack The Ripper?

After years of investigations, guesses, and suspicions about the identity of Jack The Ripper, we may finally have a concrete answer thanks to DNA testing. The legendary murderer has remained a mysterious member of the cultural landscape for years, surviving as the great unknown boogeyman from the …