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Tech Crunch

Gizmodo

  • Flat Earthers Won't Believe This News on Antarctica’s Climate

    Flat Earthers Won't Believe This News on Antarctica’s Climate

    The Arctic is the fastest-warming place on our overheated planet, but so far, its polar opposite has managed to stay pretty cool. Why is Antarctica warming so slowly compared with the Arctic? The answer is complicated, but a new study suggests we’r…
    - 66 days ago 19 May 17, 4:39pm -
  • I'm Afraid to Ask The Internet to Name This New Moon

    I'm Afraid to Ask The Internet to Name This New Moon

    Good news! Three space telescopes, including Hubble, have combined their celestial powers to spot a moon orbiting a dwarf planet in the Kuiper Belt —the region beyond Neptune where Pluto and countless other icy bodies live. According to NASA, the d…
    - 66 days ago 19 May 17, 4:10pm -

Mashable

Gawker

  • How Things Work

    How Things Work

    Gawker.com is shutting down today, Monday 22nd August, 2016, some 13 years after it began and two days before the end of my forties. It is the end of an era.Read more...
    - 22 Aug 16, 9:33pm -

Lifehacker

  • We Can’t Pretend Juice Is Healthy for Babies Anymore

    We Can’t Pretend Juice Is Healthy for Babies Anymore

    Juice is liquid candy. Sure, it has a few more vitamins than your average can of Coke, but it also has more sugar. Your days of pretending it’s healthy are over: the American Academy of Pediatricians has finally found the guts to tell us to stop g…
    - 63 days ago 22 May 17, 7:00pm -

Engadget

  • newGoogle is still making money despite $2.7 billion EU fine

    Google is still making money despite $2.7 billion EU fine

    Google parent company Alphabet just announced its financials for the second quarter of 2017, and it looks like the company took a bit hit from the record fine the EU dropped on it late last month. Alphabet's total net income for the quarter came in a…
    - 5 mins ago 24 Jul 17, 8:25pm -

TMZ

  • newJustin Bieber Cancels Purpose World Tour (UPDATE)
    Justin Bieber is signing off early -- canceling the final leg of his Purpose world tour ... TMZ has learned. It's unclear why he's pulling the plug on his 14 remaining shows -- starting with Arlington, TX this weekend -- but one tour…
    - 35 mins ago 24 Jul 17, 7:55pm -

Boing Boing

  • newDelightful Fibonacci sequence poem

    Delightful Fibonacci sequence poem

    Poet Brian Bilston wrote this delightful poem above describing, and embodying, the Fibonacci sequence in which each every number after the first two in a series is the sum of the preceding two numbers.(via @pickover)
    - 49 mins ago 24 Jul 17, 7:41pm -

TreeHugger

ReadWriteWeb

  • This smart grid program could save millions of tons of CO2 annually

    This smart grid program could save millions of tons of CO2 annually

    Ofgem, the U.K. government’s regulator for gas and electricity, has revealed that projects trialled under the Low Carbon Networks Fund (LCNF) could save 215 tonnes of CO2. The program ran for six years, ending in 2015, with the aim of helping Dist…
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Jezebel

  • Gal Gadot Says Wonder Woman Is Definitely a Feminist 

    Gal Gadot Says Wonder Woman Is Definitely a Feminist 

    Some stories are so obviously feminist it seems irrelevant to ask TV and film adaptors about the inherent message within, yet plenty of showrunners and producers bend over backwards to avoid the F word. It’s refreshing that the star of Wonder Woman…
    - 66 days ago 19 May 17, 4:20pm -

Think Progress

The Daily Dish

  • It Is Accomplished
    As Gandhi never quite said, First they ignore you. Then they laugh at you. Then they attack you. Then you win. I remember one of the first TV debates I had on the then-strange question of civil marriage for gay couples. It was Crossfire, as I recall,…
    - 26 Jun 15, 5:21pm -

Popeater