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Get your head round the cloud: 24 tricks for DropBox, iCloud and more

Tips, tricks and shortcuts to improve your grasp of OneDrive, iCloud, DropBox and Google Drive<p>iCloud<p>1. <b>Secure the cloud</b><p>Two-step verification is one of the most effective ways of keeping your data secure. When activated, you must input both your password and a randomly generated code provided by …

Dramatic Ice Loss Is Messing With Antarctica's Gravity

But don't worry, the penguins won't float away<p>Just when you wondered if climate change news couldn't get much worse, along comes proof that it's affected one of the fundamental forces of nature: The ice sheet covering West Antarctica lost enough mass between 2009 and 2012 to cause a measurable dip …

See the Effects of Climate Change in Side-by-Side Images

In 2014 alone, our planet has seen the hottest August on record, the western U.S. got snow in September, the Southwest saw record rainfall, Pakistan …

10 Things You Need To Know About The Marvel Universe Before Seeing Thor

With characters dating back to 1939, and decades of mythology and history, it’s pretty much an impossible task for Marvel Studios to explain every …

Marvel Universe

7 Things You Need To Know About The Marvel Universe Before Seeing Iron Man 2

Back in 2008, before Tony Stark and the rest of the <i>Iron Man</i> team came into our lives, nobody knew if anyone would care about them. Unlike Spider-Man …

Marvel Universe

World Smashes All-Time Temperature Records Ahead of UN Climate Summit

The June through August period was the warmest such period on Earth since record-keeping began in 1880, the National Oceanic and Atmospheric …

Don't Freak Out About the Facebook Messenger App

You might hate being forced to use Facebook Messenger — but that doesn't mean the app is invading your privacy or part of some vast conspiracy to …

16-foot Waves Measured in Arctic Ocean Where There Was Once Only Ice

Reduced sea ice allowed the buildup of huge waves in the Beaufort Sea.<p>Sixteen-foot waves are buffeting an area of the Arctic Ocean that until recently was permanently covered in sea ice—another sign of a warming climate, scientists say.<p>Because wave action breaks up sea ice, allowing more sunlight …

Global Warming

Most of California Is Now in 'Exceptional Drought'

Just when Californians thought it couldn't get worse, the three-year drought that has enveloped the state intensified a little over the past week. …

Southern Alps snow, ice vanishing

<b>Retreating glaciers and uncovered rocks evidence of swift change in climate with implications for sea level.</b><p>A third of the permanent snow and ice on …

Climate Change

Delaying climate action will carry heavy economic cost, White House warned

President's council of economic advisers sounds warning over delaying EPA power plant rules in face of industry lobbying<p>The White House has warned that delaying action on climate change would carry a heavy price, racking up an additional 40% in economic losses from climate impacts and other costs …

Climate Change Is Causing Spread of Diseases, Sewage, Invasive Insects

We've all heard the global-warming horror stories. Rising seas will eventually sink coastal cities from Miami to Los Angeles. Hurricanes and …

Joaquin Phoenix Could Be Marvel's "Doctor Strange"

The actor is reportedly negotiating with Marvel Studios for the role.<p>Read the original story below.<p>Actor Joaquin Phoenix is in early negotiations with Marvel Studios to play Stephen Strange, better known as superhero Doctor Strange, according to multiple reports. (<i>The Wrap</i> first reported the …

"The Flash" Shatters The Sound Barrier In Comic-Con Exclusive Promo

Get a sneak peek at The CW's upcoming superhero series The Flash — only on BuzzFeed.<p>In 2012, a heroic vigilante rose on The CW's <i>Arrow</i> in the form of bow-wielding Oliver Queen — and now that series has birthed a spin-off for another superhero: <i>The Flash</i>.<p>Unlike <i>Arrow</i>'s gritty and grounded world of …

How to Completely Delete Facebook From Your Life

If you're seriously considering deleting your Facebook account, you're not alone.<p>Start typing in the letters "dele" into Google and you'll see …

6 Major Climate Change Myths, Debunked

When it comes to climate change, there are many misconceptions, distortions, outright lies and memes circulating online. In fact, entire websites …

Here's a Huge Dose of Climate Reality From Bipartisan Business Leaders

Last week, it was former Republican EPA administrators who spoke out on the need to address manmade global warming. This week, it's the turn of …

35 Surprisingly Useful Websites You Never Knew You Needed

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The best science and technology podcasts

The best science and technology podcasts, from astronomy for beginners to consumer advice, selected and updated by Pete Naughton<p><b>SCIENCE</b><p><b>Hubblecast</b><br>Galactic mergers, the Monkey Head Nebula and an operational time machine are just a few of the stranger-than-science-fiction topics touched upon in this …

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Australia's pollution U-turn causes concern

Australia's program to rein in pollution is losing momentum, the latest in a series of setbacks for the international effort to tackle global warming.<p>…

Climate

Greenland will be far greater contributor to sea rise than expected

Since the 1970s, limited ice thickness data has been collected via radar pinging of the boundary between the ice and the bedrock. Along the …

We Saved Antarctica... Or Did We?

Nearly 30 years ago I led a campaign to save Antarctica. It was one of the best things I've ever done - because we won! It started when the Antarctic Treaty States decided to negotiate an agreement to allow oil, gas and minerals extraction, and ended with a 50-year moratorium on those activities. …

West Antarctic glaciers in 'irreversible' thaw

Vast glaciers in West Antarctica seem to be locked in an irreversible thaw linked to global warming that may push up sea levels for centuries, …

Global Warming

Western Antarctic ice sheet collapse has already begun, scientists warn

Two separate studies confirm loss of ice sheet is inevitable, and will cause up to 4m of additional sea-level rise<p>• 'Collapse will change the coastline of the whole world'<p>The collapse of the Western Antarctica ice sheet is already under way and is unstoppable, two separate teams of scientists said …

Global Warming

Climate Change Already Having Wide-Ranging Effects On U.S., Report Finds

People are already grappling with drought, heat, flooding, and sea level rise.<p>When it comes to climate change, the future is now; it no longer makes sense to (solely) talk about potential impacts in the future, since it is already having a wide range of effects in the United States, according to a …

How To Survive A Super Typhoon

In Batanes, the northernmost islands of the Philippines, a small indigenous population routinely survives the most violent storms in the world. But in an era of unprecedented weather disturbances, can centuries-old methods of adaptation survive modernization and economic struggle?<p><i>Then comes the</i> …

White House: Climate Change Is Real And It's Making Your Life Worse Right Now

President Obama's science adviser: "Climate change is not a distant threat. It is affecting the American people already."<p>WASHINGTON — The White House's top scientist says the debate about climate change is no longer a conversation about America's future, but about how the country will react to …