(International Institute for Applied Systems Analysis) The Paris Agreement included groundbreaking text on the need for a mechanism to help identify risks beyond adaptation and support the victims of climate-related loss and damage -- but how exactly it will work remains unclear. New IIASA research lends insight to policymakers on how to move forward.
'It took me, a white non-native woman being arrested... to bring this cause to many people’s attention'
(American Association for the Advancement of Science) The unearthing of a fossil in China has shed light on the evolution of the three-part jaw, revealing a previously unknown stage of jaw evolution in an extinct class of armored, prehistoric fish known as placoderms.
(Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution) A new multiyear study has shown for the first time how changes in ocean temperature affect a key species of phytoplankton. The study tracked levels of Synechococcus -- a tiny bacterium common in marine ecosystems -- near the coast of Massachusetts over a 13-year period. Show More Summary
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The problem with many public-service campaigns aimed at young people is that they are based on lies. Not all users are losers, and drug dealers do not tend to be dorks. Driving fast is actually very fun. And smoking is not lame; in fact, it is cool.
The pop star was just named Billboard's Woman of the Year.
From the statement issued today by Sen. John McCain: “All Arizonans and all Americans should be confident in the integrity of our elections. Free and fair elections and the peaceful transfer of power are the pride of our country, and...Show More Summary
Federal forecasters say this winter will likely be warmer and drier than normal down south, and colder and wetter up north.
Damage from the 2016 Kumamoto earthquake could hasten Mt. Aso's eruption, volcanologists warn. In a paper published on Science, Kyoto University researchers and colleagues report new faults in the vicinity of Mt. Aso's magma chamber and volcanic cones, which they say could alter spatial and mechanical properties of Aso volcano.
When Donald Trump uttered the words “bad hombres” during the final presidential debate last night, I shuddered. Not just because he incorrectly mispronounced it as “bad hambres” (or “bad hungers”) but because he dared to use my native...Show More Summary
The Paris Agreement included groundbreaking text on the need for a mechanism to help identify risks beyond adaptation and support the victims of climate-related loss and damage—but how exactly it will work remains unclear. New IIASA research lends insight to policymakers on how to move forward.
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Some students from Texas State University got up and left their lecture hall after their professor, Dr. McGee, said that all living people originated from Africa, as reported by The Tab. Apparently, the day’s lesson was supposed to be on race. He began talking about the “Black Lives Matter” movement and how it had come about […]
Step 1. Get a towel. No, not a hand towel. One big enough to dry your body with. The post Dear Son: Here’s A 13-Step Guide On How To Shower. Please Use It. appeared first on The Good Men Project.
Though the legend of the Highgate ‘vampire’ continues to intrigue and be discussed, something just as wicked occurred several decades before, in the West End at Coventry Street.In 1922 a giant bat-like creature had been seen in the vicinity of West Drayton Church. Show More Summary
One of the cruelest hopes we may experience in life is the irrational thought that a loved one who is dead may one day return. When your guard is down, in defiance of reality, you fantasize that that person will reappear, as real as anything. Show More Summary
Autumn and apples - a match that is divine! A crisp, organic, locally-grown apple has a flavor that no store bought apple from some other state can compare to. If you can just get some locally grown ones to eat, you will feel rewarded beyond belief. Show More Summary
“I’ve been a part of this industry a long time, Megan. You haven’t. Yet you seem to be quite close to some very powerful people,” my male colleague told me over our twice-annual post-work cocktails. “It just doesn’t add up,” he continued. Show More Summary