Shipworms, tunneling bivalves with a voracious appetite for wood, have terrorized ships for centuries, and ocean conditions are shifting towards making them even more of a problem.
I am a Republican presidential elector, one of the 538 people asked to choose officially the president of the United States. Electoral College instead of the popular vote. However, now I am asked to cast a vote on Dec. 19 for someone who shows daily he is not qualified for the office.
Do you ever want a gadget to be good, and it’s not good? Like it’s bad? That’s the Dacuda Pocketscan, a $95 handheld scanner that looked like my dream tool.
Is your wallet the width of a meatball sub? Time to simplify. The Ridge Wallet is a slim, RFID-blocking wallet that will hold up to 15 cards and has a modular design for easy access. It's made from aluminum, titanium or carbon fiber and, as you can see, looks pretty damn sharp.
A man was yelling in his ear to say the second name listed. So he said the second name.
Built more than one hundred sixty years ago, the sculptures in London's Crystal Palace Park were the first ever attempt anywhere in the world to model dinosaurs as full-scale, three-dimensional creatures. Although the sculptures are wildly inaccurate by modern standards, they are still an important part of history.
Three years ago Luvo Manyonga was a crystal meth addict. Now he is an Olympic silver medallist.
He's gonna drain the swamp! Well, parts of it... 'cause special interests and ex-Goldman guys can go to hell (unless they're going to be in the Trump administration and then it's ok).
Beyoncé nabs a deserved 9 nominations while Luke Graham's "7 years" gets three too many.
The Bones Brigade reunited after 30 years to reflect on the most iconic skate film and ramp of all-time.
If you've heard someone describe themselves as an "early adopter," then this gift guide is for them.
The historic conversation apparently reflects the views of advisers urging a tough opening line with China.
Ronald Clark and his daughter spent years living in one of New York City's branch libraries.
"Under Kim Jong-Il, it was only those who were trying to escape that were executed. Now that Kim Jong-Un is in charge if one person gets caught, the whole family dies. They kill four generations. "
Sam Gambhir’s son died at 16 of glioblastoma multiforme — the deadly brain tumor Sam, a specialist in early cancer detection, had been investigating in his lab.
The high-stakes gamble and false assumptions that detonated Pearl Harbor 75 years ago.
When you only have a tiny sliver of space to work with, it's important to make every inch count
Having a fear of buttons may sound hilarious, but in reality it can be debilitating. Patients need to be taken more seriously, by both the media and doctors, say experts.
Bird sounds vary widely. This AI experiment uses machine learning to organize thousands of bird sounds. The computer wasn’t given tags or the birds’ names — only the audio. Using a technique called t-SNE, the computer created this map, where similar sounds are placed closer together.
In Colma, California, the dead outnumber the living by 1,000-to-1. Many of the bodies were moved from original plots in San Franscisco... and some shortcuts were taken.
Virginia school board has assembled a committee to decide how to proceed after books were pulled from classrooms and libraries because they contain racial slurs.
The Pentagon has buried an internal study that exposed $125 billion in administrative waste in its business operations amid fears Congress would use the findings as an excuse to slash the defense budget.
You’re inevitably going to lose one and break another, so you might as well get three extra-long cables for 50% off.
"I'm not committing not to run. I'm not committing to anything. I learned a long time ago fate has a strange way of intervening."
Over the weekend, the internet was captivated by a video of an Aussie punching a kangaroo in the face to save his dog. The man escaped being hit in return, and from the looks of this battle between two kangaroos, he's lucky he did.
I hadn’t planned on getting in a fight with Bruce Lee. Especially not four decades after he died.
Carbon pricing is a win for everybody — except for those who profit off environmental destruction.
His versatility is unparalleled by his peers: He can play a resplendent romantic lead, airheaded pretty boy, the fool, the straight man, the unrepentant jerk, a dark soul. And he has, many times over. He’s a character actor in a leading man’s body.
Even when he's babbling nonsense words, Chance is still the King.
You might think that, as far as observational gambling goes, watching a stranger play a scratcher is pretty dull.
No job, no property, no prospects? The Yellowbrick Treatment Center will help you with your "Problem" for a price.
Working memories don’t have to be continuously active in the brain to be remembered.
How the rave scene responds to crisis is what really matters.
The best thing about this video is it's incredibly well produced. The second best thing is you probably already know the whole script.
Vine stars' income is dependent on relevance, which is dependent on eyeballs, which were previously furnished in large part by Vine. So now what?
BuzzFeed News analyzed all the links Donald Trump tweeted since he launched his presidential campaign to determine where the president-elect gets his news.
You'd think Montreal would be always be totally prepared for the hazards of snowfall, but... that doesn't appear to the case.
Tech-savvy users have been able to "game" the algorithms of internet giants and create a new reality where Hitler is a good guy, women and Jews are evil, and anything goes.
Look, the original song by Wheatus is bad. There's no way around it. But this Janis Joplin-inspired cover actually sorta rocks.
This video is 3 seconds long and it doesn't need to be a second longer to capture this beautiful piece of guile.