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Scientists say that the world is losing so many species that we're putting ourselves at risk

In 2010, the UN Environment Programme estimated that 150 to 200 species of plants, insects, birds, and mammals go extinct every 24 hours, which was believed to be nearly as much as 1,000 times the "natural" rate.<p>And now, according to a new study published in Science, we are losing so many species …

Ecology

People are falling in love with a simple productivity system that just uses pen and paper

I’m one of those people who is constantly testing out new productivity apps in the hopes that <i>this</i> is the technology that will transform my life for good. Each new app promises to make me more efficient than the last.<p>But I’ve never been able to find a method that quite beats the flexibility and …

Productivity

TSA seeks homes for dogs who flunked training or retired

Working for the TSA is a hard job whether you're a two-legged human or four-legged pup.<p>Every year the TSA seeks homes for dogs who've either failed …

Genius gardening hacks to save you money

We all look for ways to be more frugal from time to time, be it to save money or because you'd like to tread more lightly upon the earth - whatever your reasons, the garden is a great place to start.<p>Gardening can be about more than pretty plants - it can feed us, encourage wildlife and prove a …

Gardening

This Artist Makes the Coolest Paintings Out of Wine

Last week, we introduced you to Matteo Sa, the Italian artist using pizza as his medium, and now, we’ve uncovered yet another food-dabbling artist: Say hello to Alfonso Aguirre, a Spanish artist who paints with… wait for it… <i>Vino</i>!<p>Yep, you read that right — this guy paints with wine. In this new …

Wine

London’s Big Dig Reveals Amazing Layers of History

Spurred by a building boom, archaeologists are plumbing the deep past of one of Europe’s oldest capitals.<p>This story appears in the February 2016 issue of <i>National Geographic</i> magazine.<p><b>In a brightly lit laboratory</b> above the Museum of London Archaeology(MOLA), conservator Luisa Duarte is gently …

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Close up and personal: Pedro Jarque Krebs's haunting animal portraits - Telegraph

Air Pollution

Charlie Hebdo: French Banksy, Blek Le Rat condemns 'cold-blooded, crazy minority'

In the wake of the Charlie Hebdo massacre on Wednesday one of the most poignant images (below) amid an outpouring of artistic empathy and cartoons …

Rumor: Sony May Announce a7II with 5-Axis Stabilization Within the Next Few Days

We weren’t kidding when we said the Sony rumor mill was roiling. Hours after more details surfaced about Sony’s upcoming ‘pro’ FF E-Mount camera …