"What's in your water?" has become an increasingly fraught question for many people in the U.S. and around the world. Getting the answer isn't always easy or cheap. Today, scientists are reporting that they are using the familiar "coffee-ring effect" to analyze multiple components in a single drop of water easily, quickly and cheaply. Show More Summary
Previous studies have demonstrated limited potential for acclimation of adversely affected olfactory behaviours in reef fishes under elevated CO2, indicating that genetic adaptation will be required to maintain behavioural performance in the future. Show More Summary
The latest push to tackle growing waistlines among England's children is a call to cut calories in junk food. It won't work wonders, warns Tom Sanders
LONDON — Chancellor Philip Hammond wants the UK to share its territorial waters with the European Union in order to gain leverage in negotiations on trade. Hammond's plans are a direct contradiction of the environment secretary Michael...Show More Summary
Authored by Zainab Calcuttawala via OilPrice.com, Norway’s coast guard has removed Greenpeace protestors from a safety zone near Statoil drilling operations in the Korpfjell field of the Barents Sea, according to a new report in theShow More Summary
Imagine you're on your way to Mars, and you lose a crucial tool during a spacewalk. Not to worry, you'll simply re-enter your spacecraft and use some microorganisms to convert your urine and exhaled carbon dioxide (CO2) into chemicals to make a new one. That's one of the ultimate goals of scientists who are developing ways to make long space trips feasible.
Younger Americans aren’t just getting cancer diagnoses earlier. They are dying of colorectal cancer at slightly higher rates than in previous decades, and no one really knows why.
Purpose In Algeria, the Ministry of Fisheries and Halieutic Resources has designed a strategic plan for the development of marine aquaculture for the years 2015–2025, which aims at expanding the annual production of Mediterranean mussel from less than 150 metric tonnes year?1 in 2013 to 7600 metric tonnes year?1 in 2025. Show More Summary
There's plenty of big news flowing out from this year's Gamescom. Although the Xbox One X has dominated the headlines thus far, some other fan-favorite games are also vying for space at the event. Among them, the long-awaited Shenmue III. Today, eager gamers are finally being treated to actual footage from the title. Source: PlayStation blog
Heather Heyer was a woman who took selfies, used Facebook, and was not atypical of her age and interests. The post Confession of a Lazy Keyboard-Monitor Activist appeared first on The Good Men Project.
By Philip Pullella ROME (Reuters) - An earthquake hit the tourist-packed Italian holiday island of Ischia on Monday night, collapsing buildings, killing at least two people and injuring dozens, officials said. Television images showed about six buildings in the town of Casamicciola including a church had collapsed in the quake, which hit at 8:57 p.m. Show More Summary
The world's population is expected to increase to just under 10 billion by 2050. Food production must be smart, efficient and sustainable say scientists, and new research suggest it's agroecology, not genetic engineering, that has the best tools at hand for providing enough food for hungry populations.
Almost all real estate agents belong to at least one Facebook group where a few times a week, a listing agent is so hopping mad he or she has to vent or his or her head might actually explode...
Did you have a lot to say about this week's episode of Game Of Thrones (which I'm sure you didn't watch last week, right)? Best episode ever, worst episode ever, I'm pretty sure we can at least agree that it was certainly An Episode. Here's some of the best tweets about the bombshell that was Beyond The Wall. More »
It’s no accident that white nationalists and their fellow travelers have appropriated the language of civil rights movements. When Google fired the writer of a controversial document, in which he insisted that the company’s lack of female...Show More Summary
A few months ago, I shared a great tip for a measuring device called a Dividing Web. This tool is quite handy for making precise repeated decoration all the way … The post Inexpensive Homemade Pottery Tool Makes Even Decoration a Cinch appeared first on Ceramic Arts Network.
Who Targets Me is a U.K.-based project that monitors your Facebook feed to see which parties and candidates are trying to influence your vote. Their goal is to increase transparency in election advertising, and to keep a lasting record...Show More Summary
DICE dropped a Battlefield 1 patch yesterday as soon as the EA gamescom 2017 show ended. You may remember mentions of the Lupkow Pass map during the live show. The map, part of the upcoming In the Name of the Tsar expansion, was made available to Premium members overnight. Lupkow Pass joined a number of […]
LONDON — Lidl has overtaken Waitrose to become the UK's seventh biggest supermarket, according to a new consumer survey. Data from Kantar Worldpanel shows German discounter Lidl grew its market share by 0.7 percentage points to a record high of 5.2% in the 12 weeks to August 13%. Show More Summary