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KNOCKOUT! Watch Melvin Manhoef brutally faceplant Doug Marshall at Bellator 125 (GIF)

Melvin Manhoef might be at the tail end of his career, but he's still got the chops to lay waste to your average Bellator fighter. Such was the case at Bellator 125 on Friday night (Sept. 19, 2014) inside Save Mart Center in Fresno, Calif., on Spike TV. Show More Summary

Is manned spaceflight worth the risk and money?

10 hours agoSports / Baseball : Dodgers Now

To the editor: We should review whether we want to continue wasting money transporting people to the International Space Station. ("NASA contracts with SpaceX and Boeing for space transport," Sept. 16)

More Problems Found at Leaky New Mexico Nuclear Waste Dump

14 hours agoPop Culture / Celebrity : Gawker

The New Mexico dump which holds the nation's dirtiest laundry from nearly 70 years of nuclear weapons production was supposed to be a an accident-proof underground vault that would entomb radioactive waste in a 2,000-foot thick layer of salt for at least 10,000 years. Read more...

The Proposition: Fixing prices on the things nobody wants to do

How much would you have to pay us to live in a bathroom for a week? How much to lick Papa John's teeth? These are your questions. This is The Proposition. Hello and welcome to our latest effort to waste your Friday afternoon. This is how The Proposition works: 1. Show More Summary

French Bombers Destroy ISIS Base In Iraq, Dozens Of Militants Dead in First Attack By France

France wasted no time leaping feet first into the campaign to destroy ISIS, as French bomber jets Friday smashed an ISIS position in northern Iraq less that a day after French President Francois Hollande said his country would help the...Show More Summary

Four Words of Ecommerce Wisdom That Will Waste Your Time

A lot of ecommerce advice is useless. I’ve experienced an uphill battle trying to persuade ecommerce retailers to forsake these cherished bits of “wisdom.” You can take these bits of advice, and toss them to the winds. I predict that once you do, your conversion rates will increase. 1. Provide coupon codes. Actually, don’t provide […]

Name That Data! Week 9

Here we are again, on the cusp of wasting yet another perfectly good Friday afternoon. For your consideration this week I have a pair of time series that move in tandem. One is consistently higher than the other, but that gap has narrowed in recent decades. You know the drill - tell me what's in […]

Lymphatic fluid used for first time to detect bovine paratuberculosis

Paratuberculosis, also known as Johne’s disease, is caused by the bacterium Mycobacterium avium subspecies paratuberculosis (MAP). Paratuberculosis mainly affects ruminants and causes treatment-resistant diarrhea and wasting among affected animals. Show More Summary

Betting Markets, Polls, and the Human Drama: We're Wasting Resources and Throwing Away Information

(September 19, 2014 11:45 AM, by Art Carden) Anarchy in the UK? Not so much. Scottish voters have decided to stay in the UK, and Justin Wolfers calls this "a loss for pollsters and a win for betting markets." I agree: betting markets produce a much higher signal-to-noise... (0 COMMENTS)

Energy Dept. faces major hurdles to reopen New Mexico nuclear dump

20 hours agoSports / Baseball : Dodgers Now

The Energy Department has identified 7,000 steps needed to reopen its badly damaged nuclear waste dump in New Mexico, but cannot say how long it will take or how much it will cost.

Cars.com Has Some New Tools To Help You Shop For Your Next Ride

21 hours agoVehicles / Cars : Jalopnik

Say you are shopping for a new or pre-owned car. Or just wasting time on the internet "hypothetically" shopping for a new or pre-owned car. Cars.com has just launched a new "favorites" feature that lets you save and compare unlimited listings on all your devices. Read more...

How to Use the 80/20 Rule to Work Smarter, Not Harder

Use these five tips to cut down on activities that are wasting your time and start exploiting that super-valuable 20 percent.

Unique waste cleanup for rural areas developed

A unique method has been developed to use microbes buried in pond sediment to power waste cleanup in rural areas. The first microbe-powered, self-sustaining wastewater treatment system could lead to an inexpensive and quick way to clean up waste from large farming operations and rural sewage treatment plants while reducing pollution.

Tests find acceptable lead levels in Jordan Downs soil, regulators say

Soil tests at the Jordan Downs housing project in Watts detected acceptable levels of lead that do not require cleanup, state toxic waste regulators have concluded.

Tests find acceptable lead levels in Jordan Downs soil, regulators say

Soil tests at the Jordan Downs housing project in Watts detected acceptable levels of lead that do not require cleanup, state toxic waste regulators have concluded.

Researchers develop unique waste cleanup for rural areas

PULLMAN, Wash. - Washington State University researchers have developed a unique method to use microbes buried in pond sediment to power waste cleanup in rural areas. The first microbe-powered, self-sustaining wastewater treatment system...Show More Summary

BigLaw levels up

yesterdayIndustries / Law : Law21

My older brother used to give my teenaged self (with some justification) a hard time about playing Dungeons & Dragons. I eventually grew tired of the cracks about wasting time in a fantasy world, though, and I assembled what I considered a strong defence of the game. Show More Summary

4 Solid Reasons To Consider Republic Services

By ICRA Online Ltd.: Shares of waste management company Republic Services (NYSE:RSG) have been on an uneven terrain in the past one year. But if we consider the growth trend so far in 2014, the stock's return is better than its arch rival Waste Management (NYSE:WM) and the S&P 500. Show More Summary

What Could You Do with a Yard Full of Ski & Snowboard Scrap?

Can you see the potential in a pile of scrap? RAMP Sports needs your help upcycling a ton of waste material, which could win you new skis or snowboards The post What Could You Do with a Yard Full of Ski & Snowboard Scrap? appeared first on Sustainablog.

Facebook Releases New App For iOS 8: Here’s What’s New by @mattsouthern

Facebook wasted no time getting a new app out for iOS 8, and they recently published an update on their Newsroom blog explaining what’s new and how it offers an improved experience over iOS 7. For instance, one of the improvements to Facebook for iOS 8 is the ability to share content from other apps to Facebook. Show More Summary

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