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Wonder Boy: The Dragon's Trap - Reveal Trailer

You can stop playing eco-warrior now, Trudeau

It all started so well. There was that letter from Prime Minister Trudeau stating that he was adding the words “climate change” to the Ministry of …

These Photos Show How Hard Climate Change Has Hit Greenland

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Keanu Reeves Is Designing Really Expensive Motorcycles Now

If you've got $80,000 to burn and want something to do while you wait for 'Bill and Ted 3,' the actor has you covered.<p>Thumbnail via Flickr user Ildar Sagdejev<p>After years of donating his hard-earned <i>Matrix</i> money to charities and medical research, Keanu Reeves is finally giving back to rich people by …

Dear Science: How does heavy rain stay up in the clouds?

<i>Dear Science: How do millions of gallons of water defy gravity before they fall as rain?</i><p>Here's what science has to say:<p>This is the kind of salt-of-the-Earth science question that might make a reader or two roll their eyes, but I bet that plenty of us have failed to consider how weird and awesome …

Weather

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99 Amazing Facts for People Who Like Amazing Facts

<b>1.</b> In 1939, Hitler's nephew wrote an article called "Why I Hate My Uncle." He came to the U.S., served in the Navy, and settled on Long Island.<p><b>2.</b> …

George Washington

Ancient African Trees Illuminated by Starlight

San Francisco-based photographer Beth Moon has spent more than a decade of her life hunting down our planet’s aboriginal trees, chasing them to their …

Scientists have discovered why snakes are so long - and it could help humans with spinal injuries

Snakes owe their long, slithery bodies to a single gene, research has shown. The Oct4 gene regulates stem cells and affects the growth of the middle …

Watch The Sun Absolutely Destroy The Fastest Object in The Solar System

Mesmerising.<p>Any comet is cool, but a sungrazer comet has an extra claim to fame - it dives perilously close to the sun, within 850,000 miles …

The Caribbean is making a mysterious sound so loud that it can be 'heard' from space

The ocean's a noisy place, but under the regular din of marine life and ship traffic, scientists have detected a strange, much louder sound coming from the Caribbean Sea.<p>It's too low to be heard by human ears, but the whistle-like noise is so powerful that researchers have been able to pick up its …

Solar And Wind Energy May Be Nice, But How Can We Store It?

Renewable energy like solar and wind is booming across the country as the costs of production have come down. But the sun doesn't always shine, and the wind doesn't blow when we need it to.<p>This challenge has sparked a technology race to store energy — one that goes beyond your typical battery.<p><b>Heat</b> …

Clean Energy

US stocks open higher, aim for 5th week of gains

NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stocks opened higher again, setting the market up to extend its winning streak to a fifth week and erasing most of the year's …

Stock Markets

Anonymous says it's hacking Trump

Members of hacking collective, Anonymous, have a new target: they're taking aim atDonald Trump.<p>Hackers posted what they're alleging to be Trump's cell phone number and social security number. CNNMoney cannot independently verify this information.<p>The information, posted on a popular site for …

Donald Trump

Even as America Constructs More Buildings, Electricity Use Continues to Drop

A couple of years ago, sustainable architect Ed Mazria uncovered a surprising shift in America. Even as developers construct billions of square feet …

Built Environment

Index Funds For Beginners: How to Get Started with Investing | The Art of Manliness

“I have no idea what I’m doing.”<p>I don’t know about you, but despite my repeated attempts to fully understand and grasp how investing in the stock …

Disney animator turns presidential candidates into Pokémon in cute drawings

<i>Gravity Falls</i> meets Capitol Hill meets the Pokédex in these hilarious drawings.<p>Alex Hirsch, creator of Disney-hit <i>Gravity Falls,</i> has drawn and tweeted …

End of de-icer: spray-on coating could ice-proof cars forever

The new spray could prevent ice building up on windscreens, planes, wind turbines, oil rigs and power lines.<p>The misery of scraping ice from the car on a frozen winter morning is familiar to most motorists.<p>But a new invention could see an end to frost-bitten fingers and snapped credit cards …

University of Michigan

NAHBS 2016 – New builder carbon with Cryptic Cycles and McGovern Cycles

One of the really exciting aspects of the show for me this year was the strong showing of carbon in the new builder row – and really good stuff too. …

Road Bikes

TransCanada would take big piece of gas market with rumoured deal

TransCanada Corp. would snap up a big chunk of the natural gas business that's given it the most troublesome competition if it completes a speculated U.S. takeover worth more than $9-billion (U.S.).<p>TransCanada said on Thursday that it was in talks with a third party, but did not name it or provide …

Welcome to the land that no country wants

Bir Tawil is the last truly unclaimed land on earth: a tiny sliver of Africa ruled by no state, inhabited by no permanent residents and governed by no laws. To get there, you have two choices.<p>The first is to fly to the Sudanese capital Khartoum, charter a jeep, and follow the Shendi road hundreds …

Africa

Thousands of Ancient Egyptian Texts Have Just Been Deciphered, Revealing Hangover Cures And Death Notes

Sign up now to transcribe some ancient Egyptian papyri.<p>In January 1897, British archaeology students Bernard Grenfell and Arthur Hunt dug into what …

How scientists discovered Banksy's true identity

For 20 years, the identity of notorious street artist Banksy has been one of the art world's best-kept secrets. But now, thanks to some pretty …

11 Must-Read Biographies About Incredible Women

Because Women's History Month is the perfect excuse to stay in with a book.<p>This Women's History Month, one of the greatest ways to honor those who came before us is to celebrate the extraordinary lives of some phenomenal ladies.<p>We've rounded up 11 biographies of 11 vastly different women, whose …

Books

The Darkest Material on Earth is Now Even Darker

When the darkest material on Earth was announced back in 2014, photographers suggested that it could be used for everything from the ultimate …

10 big reasons why it's looking up for solar PV

With Nevada rolling back net metering and solar company stock prices falling, one might think the solar industry is in big trouble. In fact, a recent …

Solar Power

Report: Consumers’ Growing Appetite for Solar, Storage and Bundled Home Energy Services

The number of broadband households that have adopted rooftop solar panels doubled to 4 percent in the period 2013 to 2015. Seven percent of U.S. …

Solar Power

Stocks Near Session Lows Despite Large Build in Oil Reserves

By Ellie Ismailidou and Sara Sjolin, MarketWatch<p>Weak U.S. services data fuel stock rout; financials, energy tumble as oil slumps<p>U.S. stocks pared earlier losses as crude prices came off their lows Wednesday morning, but equities were still deep in the red.<p>A flurry of weak U.S. economic data didn't …

Stock Markets

Audio Recordings Document 'Weird Music' Heard By Apollo Astronauts On Far Side Of Moon

"If you’re behind the moon and hear some weird noise on your radio, and you know you’re blocked from the Earth, then what could you possibly think?"<p>The crew of an Apollo mission to the moon were so startled when they encountered strange music-like noises coming through their headsets, they didn't …

Space Science