As if rising sea levels, extreme weather and a host of other drastic environmental impacts weren't enough, scientists are now predicting that global climate change will lead to an increase in ciguatera -- a nasty and incurable foodborne illness. Ciguatera is caused by eating tropical reef fish (such as grouper,...
A lot has happened in the history of the universe, and humanity is just a minuscule portion of that mind-bogglingly long timeline. Martin Vargic, a designer and artist from Slovakia, recently visualized the entire 13.8-billion year history of the universe -- including predictions for the next 10...
A conservative religious group in Colorado is suing Colorado State University and a local Planned Parenthood, claiming the two are in a "conspiracy" to get around a state law forbidding the use of taxpayer dollars to subsidize abortions. The Faith & Freedom Coalition of Colorado filed a lawsuit...
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As diplomats and delegates from 195 countries converge in Paris this week to help fight climate change, the oil-rich city of Dubai also wants to do its part. Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, the vice president...
In the next 40 years, millions of people may lose their homes because of rising water levels brought on by global warming. To illustrate this problem, The New York Times on Wednesday published startling footage of the Marshall Islands. Residents of...