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Another nearby planet found that may be just right for life

WASHINGTON (AP) — Astronomers have found yet another planet that seems to have just the right Goldilocks combination for life: Not so hot and not so …

Syrian refugee 'felt oppressed' by Stop the War protest

<b>A Syrian refugee who was shouted down at a Stop the War demonstration says he "felt oppressed" by the group.</b><p>The protest in Downing Street on Friday evening was against the American attack on a Syrian airbase.<p>Hassan Akkad, from Damascus, asked why the group was not protesting against President Assad …

New Up-Close Image of Jupiter Is So Hypnotic It Hurts

NASA’s Juno spacecraft has consistently been coming through with the best close-up images of Jupiter we’ve ever seen. But a newly released, …

Woman miraculously claws her way out of raging mudslide, escapes certain death

Torrents of mud rushed through the suburb of Lima, Peru, destroying homes and sweeping away logs, wooden planks and rubble. A cow, dumbfounded and cloaked in sludge, floated amid the debris.<p>Then, a group of onlookers at the edge of the water spotted something else.<p>“There’s a person!” a man yelled. …

This Is The First Underwater Footage of One of The Rarest Whales on Earth

Most whale experts have never seen one.<p>Researchers have for the first time filmed rare True's beaked whales underwater. The deep-diving mammal is so …

U.S. Falls in Ranking of the Best Countries in the World

The United States has fallen to seventh place in a ranking of the best countries in the world.<p>The report, conducted by <i>U.S. News</i> in partnership with …

University of Pennsylvania

Report: U.S. Marine Corps probing nude photos

The U.S. Marine Corps is investigating a veteran's allegations that military personnel and other veterans distributed nude photos of female colleagues and other women as part of a social media network that promotes sexual violence.<p>Hundreds of Marines may be caught up in the scandal, the <i>Marine Corps</i> …

Horizon Designer Addresses Criticism about Game's Tribal References

Devs for Horizon Zero Dawn Respond to Backlash Over Depiction of Tribal Culture<p>On February 28, a Native American writer solicited public and …

Anthropology

Ryzen proves the PC industry can no longer ignore AMD’s comeback

While there are numerous valid arguments on both sides of the processor wars, even AMD fans have started to agree that Intel has taken a strong lead …

New Tesla Crash Footage Shows Autopilot’s Still Not Perfect

While Tesla’s Autopilot driver-assist feature is frequently impressive, and a huge edge in the race to true self-driving cars, one Tesla driver was …

Drones are setting their sights on wildlife

And they’re making science safer for everyone involved<p>It’s summer in Antarctica right now, which means temperatures along the coastline are hovering around freezing. David Johnston, a marine biologist at Duke University, and his colleagues have been taking advantage of this balmy weather. Over the …

See drone video of SpaceX landing a Falcon 9 at Cape Canaveral

SpaceX on Sunday launched a Falcon 9 rocket from the same historic launch pad 39A at Kennedy Space Center where NASA sent astronauts to the moon and hosted the beginning and end of the shuttle program. A few minutes later at nearby Cape Canaveral Air Force Station the first stage of that rocket did …

Dakota Access pipeline: final phase to be approved in major blow to Standing Rock Sioux

The US government is set to allow the final phase of construction of the Dakota Access pipeline to begin as early as Wednesday, dealing a major blow to the Standing Rock Sioux tribe.<p>Over 70 arrested at Standing Rock as Dakota Access aims to finish pipeline<p>Read more<p>The decision sets the stage for a …

Oil & Gas Industry

5 Ways to Keep Grinding Even When You Aren't Motivated

Building a business requires doing a of less-than-thrilling tasks, day after day. You need to work whether you're inspired or not.<p>6 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>No matter what kind of work you do, you'll always have days you don’t feel motivated. Running a …

Time Management

National Park Service climate change Twitter campaign spreads to other parks

A day after three climate-related tweets sent out by Badlands National Park were deleted, other park accounts have sent out tweets that appear to defy Trump<p>The National Park Service employees’ Twitter campaign against Donald Trump spread to other parks on Wednesday, with tweets on climate change …

National Parks

Here’s how much longer each generation will be sticking around

Enthusiasm about the end of World War II led to one of the most famous demographic anomalies in recorded history: the baby boom. From 1946 to 1964 — admittedly a long time to be excited about the end of a war — Americans had an awful lot of babies, enough that even now the bump in the country’s …

Despite tornado threat, shelters rare for mobile home parks

SAVANNAH, Ga. (AP) — Ten of at least 20 people killed in a weekend tornado outbreak lived in Georgia mobile home parks, yet laws requiring storm …

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Latest<p>Infinity War Has Made This Video Game Collectible's Price Jump, and Ties In With a Nod To Other Heroes<p>Avengers: Infinity War 1 hour …

Scientists Have Cooled an Object Beyond The Icy Limits of Known Physics

What's cooler than cool?<p>For the first time, physicists have cooled a mechanical object to a temperature colder than previously thought possible, …

Apple cider vinegar helps blood sugar, body fat, studies say

Apple cider vinegar has been touted as a cure-all for decades. I've seen claims that it can do everything from halt hiccups to whiten teeth, and even banish dandruff.<p>Whether or not it's capable of all those things, there is some solid research to back up apple cider vinegar as a healthy elixir, as …

Healthy Eating

The cult of compulsory happiness is ruining our workplaces | André Spicer

Some companies strive to make the office fun, so we’ll work harder. But forced positivity has a negative side<p>In their quest to make employees happier, companies around the world have been busy installing play equipment in the workplace. Google has set up slides in its Zurich office so engineers can …

The Workplace

One of The Rarest Crystals on Earth Has Been Found in a Russian Meteorite

Holy crap.<p>Physicists have uncovered an ultra-rare quasicrystal in a piece of Russian meteorite, and it’s only the third time ever that we’ve seen one …

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You'll Be Able to See All 47 National Parks Along This Insane Road Trip

Just in time for the National Park Service's 100th anniversary!<p>We already know the most efficient and sight-packed route to drive to see all the continental states, but what if you only wanted to focus on seeing the most beautiful nature in America? A map for that exists now too.<p>Randy Olson, senior …

National Parks

I Drove Around Iceland In 6 Days

A selection of photos made during a trip around Iceland.

How architects are reinventing the bath house - CNN Style

Written by Emma Tucker, The Spaces<p>The Spaces is a digital publication that covers architecture, design and art.<p>While "taking the waters" may have fallen out of favor, a new generation of architects are reimagining the bathhouse as an alternative community space.<p>"Soak, Steam, Dream" -- an exhibition …

Architecture

Colombia's President Santos donates Nobel money to conflict victims

<b>Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos has said he will donate the money from the Nobel Peace prize to help the victims of the 52-year conflict in his country.</b><p>He was awarded the prize for reaching a peace agreement with the Farc rebel group last month.<p>The deal was rejected a few days later by …

Science's Biggest Blunder

Centuries ago, scientists had the big idea of dividing human beings into different races. What a disaster.<p>Race is perhaps the worst idea ever to come out of science. Scientists were responsible for officially dividing human beings into Europeans, Africans, Asians and Native Americans and promoting …

20 Tough Truths About Life No One Wants to Admit

We all struggle. We all suffer on the inside. Every day…We worry.<br>We procrastinate. <br>We feel overwhelmed.<br>We feel angry.<br>We feel lonely. <br>We don’t feel …

Stop Spending So Much Time In Your Head

I know something about you without knowing you. I bet you spend A LOT of time in your head.<p>You know, thinking, worrying, stressing, freaking out — …