From the Washington Post: In a letter dated Tuesday, 31 leading U.S. scientific organizations sent members of Congress a no-nonsense message that human-caused climate change is real, poses risks to society and is backed by overwhelming evidence. “Observations throughout the world make it clear that climate change is occurring, and...
When the iPhone burst onto the scene in 2007, it was evident that the world of mobile technology would never be the same. While the original iPhone admittedly had its fair share of shortcomings (it lacked 3G, MMS support, copy and paste etc.), its multitouch display and full web browser were immediate game-changers. Show More Summary
“We’re tall white guys, we overcame nothing to be here.” Stand-up comedian, stuff repeater and Pringles activist Bo Burnham dropped by Conan to drop some words of wisdom for anyone who aspires to be like him.
The month of June ended with a massive revelation from Google — Android N’s final name was unveiled. And I can’t blame if you if you’re disappointed with "Nougat," which is probably one of the first things that come to mind when having...Show More Summary
Mission supervisor calls foul, but fire department insists it’s just fate Seriously, what’s with all the fires in the Mission lately? San Francisco Supervisor David Campos says it could be the work of arson. In an op-ed in Thursday's...Show More Summary
If you haven’t heard Icelandic former soccer player Guðmundur Benediktsson provide commentary for any of his country’s games in the ongoing European championship competition, there’s really no good way to describe it other than to say that he sounds like the singer for a Scandinavian black-metal band. Show More Summary
Nancy Grace's TV show popularized a modern media trend: inane rage built on bullshit that's too satisfying to fact-check. But now she's leaving HLN, and The Daily Beast bids "good fucking riddance" and tallies the worst moments from her career. Grace’s show was permanently unhinged and consistently wrong. Show More Summary
For our season 15 finale we are joined by author Brennan Storr who shares his own personal paranormal experiences, along with tales of the unexplained, from his new book ‘A Strange place’. We then feature new research into mind altering parasites and the implications of their manipulation...
Tycho is a couple of years removed from his fourth and most recent ambient post-rock epic, Awake, and it looks like he’s putting a close to that era. The San Francisco-based producer just shared a short documentary about the making of that album, and has posted his first new track in a while. “Division” is […]
As the musical Hamilton continues to wow Broadway, and theater fans across the country wait breathlessly for the hit show to go on tour, our Founding Fathers have achieved a new kind of 21st century pop fame. This resurgence of popularity...Show More Summary
Tekserve, the go-to third-party store for Apple product repairs in New York City, has announced that it is to close after 29 years. The service center will close at the end of the month, and the retail store on August 15th, reports the NY...Show More Summary
One of 1916's hottest songs. (Image: Library of Congress/55/3700) Each July, as the sun beats down and hot-weather revelers turn up, a battle wages on the streets of America: what will be the Song of the Summer? This year is no exception:...Show More Summary
Stomping Into the Future of Gospel Music by Marcus McCullough | NewBlackMan (in Exile) The after-party was in full effect in the spring of 1997, following my big brother’s honoree ball. But when the song changed an interesting scene followed. Show More Summary
Tweet(Young Bart Simpson had good reason to break a window here, but then he went too far – “smashy smashy.”) I’ll tell you, I see more broken auto glass on the Streets of San Francisco by 9:00 AM than most people see all day. And yesterday, I saw the most broken auto glass in one […]
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=R3n9PHLBrk4 Created for both work and leisure, the multipurpose GreenPod offers the comfortable and controlled environment of an office space with the freedom to pop up nearly anywhere. The egg-shapedShow More Summary
A story picked up by Inhabitat and other media outlets that the Northern Hemisphere jet stream crossing the equator and mixing with the Southern Hemisphere jet stream is "unprecedented" and signifies a "global climate emergency," in the words of Paul Beckwith, a geography professor at the University of Ottawa, has received some pushback. Show More Summary
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BGyOlCp9Aas White hot British and Commonwealth light-middleweight king Liam Williams claims challenger Gary Corcoran scored a huge own goal by attempting to rile him [...] The post Liam Williams claims challenger Gary Corcoran scored a own goal by attempting to rile him at the press conference appeared first on Boxing News 24.
Today on In Case You Missed It: A robotic salamander was invented by the EPFL and has a true to life spinal cord. Also researchers at the University of Virginia School of Medicine found that immune cells that normally create an over-reaction...Show More Summary
(Image Link) Rolls-Royce put themselves in a rather precarious position by setting their price point so high few can afford their cars, and by making their cars so luxurious customers have come to expect interior perfection. And nowShow More Summary
The following correspondence between various writers at RogerEbert.com was inspired by World UFO Day on July 2nd. As is often the case, this conversation was started by Far Flung Correspondent Jana Monji, and her colleagues were jovial enough to contribute. Show More Summary