Rebecca Malmquist

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Extreme Rainfall Is The New Normal, And We're Not Ready For It

Heavy rains are flooding cities and towns from Nebraska to Michigan to Maine. Is the problem failing infrastructure, global warming...or both?<p>Six weeks worth of rain fell on greater Detroit on Monday, much of it during afternoon rush hour. Local drainage systems quickly topped out, and the deluge …

Scientists turn a US$40 needle into a high-quality 3D microscope

Beginning with a US$40 needle, researchers from the University of Utah have designed a microscope with the ability to generate miniaturized 3D …

Grand Canyon on the Precipice

Planned developments spark concerns over commercialization of America’s most iconic park.<p>At the eastern edge of the Grand Canyon, well beyond the tourists who crowd along the South Rim, sagebrush desert stretches for miles, almost untouched except by wild horses or the livestock of Navajo herdsmen. …

The Slate Quiz with quizmaster Ken Jennings: Play the news quiz for the week of Aug. 15.

Bradley Hardison, of Elizabeth City, North Carolina, had been wanted by police in connection with two break-ins. So last Tuesday, the genius …

Icac witness John Hart appointed to vocational education and training board

A witness called to appear before the Independent Commission Against Corruption (Icac) next week was on Friday appointed by the federal government to the vocational education and training advisory board, and is a member of the prime minister’s business advisory council.<p>John Hart is the chairman of …

Robin Williams and the suicide risk: What you need to know