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  • Titan launches its mobile ‘not a hedge fund’

    Tue, 21 Aug 2018 02:53:00 GMT

    Titan launches its mobile ‘not a hedge fund’
    What Robinhood did to democratize buying individual stocks, Titan wants to do for investing in a managed portfolio. Instead of being restricted to rich accredited investors willing to pour $5,000 or even $500,000 into a traditional hedge fund that charge
  • 14 wonderfully strange names for groups of animals

    Tue, 21 Aug 2018 02:53:00 GMT

    14 wonderfully strange names for groups of animals
    A quiver of cobras. A huddle of walruses. Can you guess the names of these groups of animals? Read more...More about Animals, Mashable Video, Names, Science, and Animals
  • YouTube's women of STEM make learning about science fun

    Tue, 21 Aug 2018 02:53:00 GMT

    YouTube's women of STEM make learning about science fun
    This post is part of Mashable's ongoing series The Women Fixing STEM, which highlights trailblazing women in science, tech, engineering, and math, as well as initiatives and organizations working to close the industries' gender gaps Learning shouldn't sto
  • Academy Board Member Wants You to Calm Down About the New Oscar Already

    Tue, 21 Aug 2018 02:53:00 GMT

    Academy Board Member Wants You to Calm Down About the New Oscar Already
    When the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences announced several changes last week, including the creation of a new “popular film” Oscar category, many pearls were clutched. But Albert Berger, a producer and Academy boa
  • NASA cameras spot extremely bright meteor streak through the sky over Alabama

    Tue, 21 Aug 2018 02:53:00 GMT

    NASA cameras spot extremely bright meteor streak through the sky over Alabama
    Dozens of people in the Southeast U.S. were treated to a special cosmic show in the wee hours of Friday morning. An exceedingly bright fireball meteor streaked above that part of the country at about 1:19 a.m. ET on Friday, and it was caught in the act by
  • New panda mom doesn't know she has twins thanks to these sneaky zookeepers

    Tue, 21 Aug 2018 02:53:00 GMT

    New panda mom doesn't know she has twins thanks to these sneaky zookeepers
    Crafty zookeepers are keeping a set of newborn panda twins alive by switching them out every day.  Although twins aren't uncommon, when pandas have multiple babies they tend to devote all of their attention to only one of their cubs, leaving the othe
  • Rosamund Pike’s Bond Girl Audition Required Gratuitous Stripping

    Tue, 21 Aug 2018 02:53:00 GMT

    Rosamund Pike’s Bond Girl Audition Required Gratuitous Stripping
    Before we got to see Rosamund Pike’s double-crossing femme fatale kick major ass in James Bond’s Die Another Day — the film was released in 2002, statute of limitations for spoiler talk is over — Pike had a crisis
  • Deadly, 40,000-foot fire tornado revealed in new videos

    Tue, 21 Aug 2018 02:53:00 GMT

    Deadly, 40,000-foot fire tornado revealed in new videos
    Harrowing new footage released by California's firefighting agency Cal Fire reveals the massive fire tornado that led to the death of a firefighter on July 26. The fire tornado was part of the Carr Fire that's engulfed 223,610 acres of land in Northern Ca
  • Y Combinator invests in non-invasive breast cancer screening bra EVA

    Tue, 21 Aug 2018 02:53:00 GMT

    Y Combinator invests in non-invasive breast cancer screening bra EVA
    According to a report by the American Cancer Society, an estimated 266,120 women will be newly diagnosed with breast cancer in the United States this year and (according to a 2016 estimate) can expect to pay between $60,000 and $134,000 on average fo
  • The best films of the 2000s

    Tue, 21 Aug 2018 02:53:00 GMT

    The best films of the 2000s
    FCCNNAs the film world prepares to leave the childish things of summer behind and welcome the more serious, artistically ambitious movies of festival and awards season, it's an opportune moment...
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  • YouTube's women of STEM make learning about science fun

    Tue, 21 Aug 2018 02:53:00 GMT

    YouTube's women of STEM make learning about science fun
    This post is part of Mashable's ongoing series The Women Fixing STEM, which highlights trailblazing women in science, tech, engineering, and math, as well as initiatives and organizations working to close the industries' gender gaps Learning shouldn't sto
  • NASA cameras spot extremely bright meteor streak through the sky over Alabama

    Tue, 21 Aug 2018 02:53:00 GMT

    NASA cameras spot extremely bright meteor streak through the sky over Alabama
    Dozens of people in the Southeast U.S. were treated to a special cosmic show in the wee hours of Friday morning. An exceedingly bright fireball meteor streaked above that part of the country at about 1:19 a.m. ET on Friday, and it was caught in the act by
  • New panda mom doesn't know she has twins thanks to these sneaky zookeepers

    Tue, 21 Aug 2018 02:53:00 GMT

    New panda mom doesn't know she has twins thanks to these sneaky zookeepers
    Crafty zookeepers are keeping a set of newborn panda twins alive by switching them out every day.  Although twins aren't uncommon, when pandas have multiple babies they tend to devote all of their attention to only one of their cubs, leaving the othe
  • Deadly, 40,000-foot fire tornado revealed in new videos

    Tue, 21 Aug 2018 02:53:00 GMT

    Deadly, 40,000-foot fire tornado revealed in new videos
    Harrowing new footage released by California's firefighting agency Cal Fire reveals the massive fire tornado that led to the death of a firefighter on July 26. The fire tornado was part of the Carr Fire that's engulfed 223,610 acres of land in Northern Ca
  • Recycling in the United States is in serious trouble. How does it work?

    Tue, 21 Aug 2018 02:53:00 GMT

    Recycling in the United States is in serious trouble. How does it work?
    You probably have no idea how recycling works. Most Americans — who recycle nearly 87 million tons of waste each year — likely think that the plastic and paper thrown into those special blue bins gets sorted by some nebulous government agency
  • The best films of the 2000s

    Tue, 21 Aug 2018 02:53:00 GMT

    The best films of the 2000s
    FCCNNAs the film world prepares to leave the childish things of summer behind and welcome the more serious, artistically ambitious movies of festival and awards season, it's an opportune moment...
  • We have some bad news about the future of the terrible wildfires in the Western U.S.

    Tue, 21 Aug 2018 02:53:00 GMT

    We have some bad news about the future of the terrible wildfires in the Western U.S.
    The flames scorching the Western U.S. aren't expected to relent anytime soon.  The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) gave its monthly U.S. climate report on Thursday, and they used the opportunity to show that the next couple of
  • The baking Pacific Ocean is changing the weather on the Southern California coast

    Tue, 21 Aug 2018 02:53:00 GMT

    The baking Pacific Ocean is changing the weather on the Southern California coast
    Ocean temperatures off the Southern California coast have been profoundly warm in August, with a number of all-time high temperatures recorded in San Diego's almost bath-like waters. These extreme marine temperatures — created by weather patterns an
  • NDSU Extension apps, online tools take guesswork out of farming

    Tue, 21 Aug 2018 02:53:00 GMT


    Determining the risk of severe fusarium head blight, also known as scab, for a particular area is as easy as going to North Dakota State University Extension’s Small Grain Disease Forecasting Model website, selecting the nearest town and the crop&rs
  • Someone sent this 'Earthbound' SNES cartridge to space

    Tue, 21 Aug 2018 02:53:00 GMT

    Someone sent this 'Earthbound' SNES cartridge to space
    Sending stuff to space is always fun, but deciding what to launch is tricky — if you have the choice. For Ronnie Doyle, his decision was a copy of Earthbound, the 1994 SNES game which has become a cult favourite in the years gone by.  Doyle
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  • De-Arabizing Jerusalem: Biblical “History” Underwrites Israel’s Ethnic Cleansing

    Tue, 21 Aug 2018 02:53:01 GMT


    JERUSALEM, PALESTINE — It is 2:30 p.m. on a weekday in Jerusalem’s Old City, and one would expect the stores and restaurants to be open and busy. Standing near one of the first stations along the Via Dolorosa, the final path Jesus took as he c
  • ‘Vote or you don’t get to complain’: Why so many voted in Tuesday’s primary

    Tue, 21 Aug 2018 02:53:01 GMT

    ‘Vote or you don’t get to complain’: Why so many voted in Tuesday’s primary
    Minnesotans were more excited about voting in August than they’ve been in a long time. More than a quarter of registered voters cast ballots in the Aug. 14 primary, the best turnout in more than 20 years. For Amanda Anderson of Apple Valley, it was
  • Gary Abernathy: America can’t stop watching

    Tue, 21 Aug 2018 02:53:01 GMT


    HILLSBORO, Ohio — When Omarosa Manigault Newman joined the White House staff in January 2017, it was only a matter of time until she reestablished herself in the role that made her famous early in her career on “The Apprentice” — A
  • Kofi Annan, former UN Secretary-General and Macalester grad, dies at age 80

    Tue, 21 Aug 2018 02:53:01 GMT

    Kofi Annan, former UN Secretary-General and Macalester grad, dies at age 80
    By John Heilprin and Francis Kokutse GENEVA — Kofi Annan, one of the world’s most celebrated diplomats and a charismatic symbol of the United Nations who rose through its ranks to become the first black African secretary-general, has died. He
  • Paul Craig Roberts: Is Capitalism Killing Us?

    Tue, 21 Aug 2018 02:53:01 GMT

    Paul Craig Roberts: Is Capitalism Killing Us?
    Ecological economists, such as Herman E. Daly, stress that as the external costs of pollution and resource exhaustion are not included in Gross Domestic Product, we do not know whether an increase in GDP is a gain or a loss. External costs are huge and gr
  • Mitch Daniels: Government ‘transparency’ has gone too far

    Tue, 21 Aug 2018 02:53:01 GMT


    Dave Eggers’s 2013 novel “The Circle” depicts a world where demands for “openness” annihilate privacy and personal autonomy, creating a dystopian nightmare. Public officials in the tale try to outdo each other in going &ldquo
  • VCSU Volleyball Set to Open

    Tue, 21 Aug 2018 02:53:01 GMT


    The Valley City State University volleyball team will hold VCSU Scrimmage Day on Saturday, Aug. 18. They open their season on Wednesday, Aug. 22, against the North Dakota State College of Science in Wahpeton at 7 p.m.
  • The 24 Best Animated Films on Netflix For Grownups

    Tue, 21 Aug 2018 02:53:01 GMT

    The 24 Best Animated Films on Netflix For Grownups
    Sure, Netflix has its share of gritty movies and TV shows tailor-made for binge watching, but sometimes even grownups just want to escape into fantastical worlds where animals can talk and the rules of physics don't seem to apply. Start searching Netflix'
  • Farmington police chief baffled by council’s wish to dismiss him

    Tue, 21 Aug 2018 02:53:01 GMT

    Farmington police chief baffled by council’s wish to dismiss him
    Farmington Police Chief Brian Lindquist said the call from City Administrator David McKnight in May informing him that the city council wanted him to leave the department came out of the blue. “I have absolutely no idea,” he said about the rea
  • YMCA to host shoe drives to fund food shelves; first event this afternoon in Maplewood

    Tue, 21 Aug 2018 02:53:01 GMT

    YMCA to host shoe drives to fund food shelves; first event this afternoon in Maplewood
    The YMCA of the Greater Twin Cities, in partnership with Good in the ‘Hood and its ‘Shoe Away Hunger’ campaign, is hosting a shoe collection drive until Aug. 26 to raise money for local hunger relief. Shoes will be collected at every Twi
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  • De-Arabizing Jerusalem: Biblical “History” Underwrites Israel’s Ethnic Cleansing

    Tue, 21 Aug 2018 02:53:01 GMT


    JERUSALEM, PALESTINE — It is 2:30 p.m. on a weekday in Jerusalem’s Old City, and one would expect the stores and restaurants to be open and busy. Standing near one of the first stations along the Via Dolorosa, the final path Jesus took as he c
  • Titan launches its mobile ‘not a hedge fund’

    Tue, 21 Aug 2018 02:53:01 GMT

    Titan launches its mobile ‘not a hedge fund’
    What Robinhood did to democratize buying individual stocks, Titan wants to do for investing in a managed portfolio. Instead of being restricted to rich accredited investors willing to pour $5,000 or even $500,000 into a traditional hedge fund that charge
  • CBD products don’t need a marketing push from journalists

    Tue, 21 Aug 2018 02:53:01 GMT

    CBD products don’t need a marketing push from journalists
    Candy containing CBD, which can be derived from hemp as well as marijuana, is available on the internet. Growing acceptance of medical marijuana has spurred aggressive marketing of CBD (cannabidiol), a non-intoxicating cannabis derivative that’s bei
  • NASA cameras spot extremely bright meteor streak through the sky over Alabama

    Tue, 21 Aug 2018 02:53:01 GMT

    NASA cameras spot extremely bright meteor streak through the sky over Alabama
    Dozens of people in the Southeast U.S. were treated to a special cosmic show in the wee hours of Friday morning. An exceedingly bright fireball meteor streaked above that part of the country at about 1:19 a.m. ET on Friday, and it was caught in the act by
  • Distributed teams are rewriting the rules of office(less) politics

    Tue, 21 Aug 2018 02:53:01 GMT

    Distributed teams are rewriting the rules of office(less) politics
    When we think about designing our dream home, we don’t think of having a thousand roommates in the same room with no doors or walls. Yet in today’s workplace where we spend most of our day, the purveyors of corporate office design insist that
  • Recycling in the United States is in serious trouble. How does it work?

    Tue, 21 Aug 2018 02:53:01 GMT

    Recycling in the United States is in serious trouble. How does it work?
    You probably have no idea how recycling works. Most Americans — who recycle nearly 87 million tons of waste each year — likely think that the plastic and paper thrown into those special blue bins gets sorted by some nebulous government agency
  • Y Combinator invests in non-invasive breast cancer screening bra EVA

    Tue, 21 Aug 2018 02:53:01 GMT

    Y Combinator invests in non-invasive breast cancer screening bra EVA
    According to a report by the American Cancer Society, an estimated 266,120 women will be newly diagnosed with breast cancer in the United States this year and (according to a 2016 estimate) can expect to pay between $60,000 and $134,000 on average fo
  • Kiiroo launches an adventure in bi-directional teledildonics

    Tue, 21 Aug 2018 02:53:01 GMT

    Kiiroo launches an adventure in bi-directional teledildonics
    In the future everyone will be naked for fifteen minutes. It’s with this novel thought in mind that I connect with a model named Nazanin who will walk me through the new world of bi-directional teledildonic cam life. I was there to test a new device
  • Paul Craig Roberts: Is Capitalism Killing Us?

    Tue, 21 Aug 2018 02:53:01 GMT

    Paul Craig Roberts: Is Capitalism Killing Us?
    Ecological economists, such as Herman E. Daly, stress that as the external costs of pollution and resource exhaustion are not included in Gross Domestic Product, we do not know whether an increase in GDP is a gain or a loss. External costs are huge and gr
  • The Real-ish Science Behind Star Trek

    Tue, 21 Aug 2018 02:53:01 GMT

    The Real-ish Science Behind Star Trek
    Read more...More about Mashable Reels, Sn Reels, Stark Trek, Science, and Space
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  • De-Arabizing Jerusalem: Biblical “History” Underwrites Israel’s Ethnic Cleansing

    Tue, 21 Aug 2018 02:53:01 GMT


    JERUSALEM, PALESTINE — It is 2:30 p.m. on a weekday in Jerusalem’s Old City, and one would expect the stores and restaurants to be open and busy. Standing near one of the first stations along the Via Dolorosa, the final path Jesus took as he c
  • Titan launches its mobile ‘not a hedge fund’

    Tue, 21 Aug 2018 02:53:01 GMT

    Titan launches its mobile ‘not a hedge fund’
    What Robinhood did to democratize buying individual stocks, Titan wants to do for investing in a managed portfolio. Instead of being restricted to rich accredited investors willing to pour $5,000 or even $500,000 into a traditional hedge fund that charge
  • Scientists bolder in blaming global warming for extreme weather

    Tue, 21 Aug 2018 02:53:01 GMT

    Scientists bolder in blaming global warming for extreme weather
    Researchers no longer hesitate to blame climate change for floods, fires and heat waves. Here's how the science works.
  • YouTube's women of STEM make learning about science fun

    Tue, 21 Aug 2018 02:53:01 GMT

    YouTube's women of STEM make learning about science fun
    This post is part of Mashable's ongoing series The Women Fixing STEM, which highlights trailblazing women in science, tech, engineering, and math, as well as initiatives and organizations working to close the industries' gender gaps Learning shouldn't sto
  • Distributed teams are rewriting the rules of office(less) politics

    Tue, 21 Aug 2018 02:53:01 GMT

    Distributed teams are rewriting the rules of office(less) politics
    When we think about designing our dream home, we don’t think of having a thousand roommates in the same room with no doors or walls. Yet in today’s workplace where we spend most of our day, the purveyors of corporate office design insist that
  • NASA cameras spot extremely bright meteor streak through the sky over Alabama

    Tue, 21 Aug 2018 02:53:01 GMT

    NASA cameras spot extremely bright meteor streak through the sky over Alabama
    Dozens of people in the Southeast U.S. were treated to a special cosmic show in the wee hours of Friday morning. An exceedingly bright fireball meteor streaked above that part of the country at about 1:19 a.m. ET on Friday, and it was caught in the act by
  • New panda mom doesn't know she has twins thanks to these sneaky zookeepers

    Tue, 21 Aug 2018 02:53:01 GMT

    New panda mom doesn't know she has twins thanks to these sneaky zookeepers
    Crafty zookeepers are keeping a set of newborn panda twins alive by switching them out every day.  Although twins aren't uncommon, when pandas have multiple babies they tend to devote all of their attention to only one of their cubs, leaving the othe
  • Deadly, 40,000-foot fire tornado revealed in new videos

    Tue, 21 Aug 2018 02:53:01 GMT

    Deadly, 40,000-foot fire tornado revealed in new videos
    Harrowing new footage released by California's firefighting agency Cal Fire reveals the massive fire tornado that led to the death of a firefighter on July 26. The fire tornado was part of the Carr Fire that's engulfed 223,610 acres of land in Northern Ca
  • Recycling in the United States is in serious trouble. How does it work?

    Tue, 21 Aug 2018 02:53:01 GMT

    Recycling in the United States is in serious trouble. How does it work?
    You probably have no idea how recycling works. Most Americans — who recycle nearly 87 million tons of waste each year — likely think that the plastic and paper thrown into those special blue bins gets sorted by some nebulous government agency
  • Y Combinator invests in non-invasive breast cancer screening bra EVA

    Tue, 21 Aug 2018 02:53:01 GMT

    Y Combinator invests in non-invasive breast cancer screening bra EVA
    According to a report by the American Cancer Society, an estimated 266,120 women will be newly diagnosed with breast cancer in the United States this year and (according to a 2016 estimate) can expect to pay between $60,000 and $134,000 on average fo

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  • Science | AAAS

    Fri, 17 Aug 2018 13:05:00 GMT

    How To Get Published. The strength of Science and its online journal sites rests with the strengths of its community of authors, who provide cutting-edge research, incisive scientific commentary, and insights on what’s important to the scientific world.
  • Science - Wikipedia

    Wed, 15 Aug 2018 08:00:00 GMT

    Science (from Latin scientia, meaning "knowledge"): 58 is a systematic enterprise that builds and organizes knowledge in the form of testable explanations and predictions about the universe.
  • ScienceDaily: Your source for the latest research news

    Fri, 17 Aug 2018 17:30:00 GMT

    Breaking science news and articles on global warming, extrasolar planets, stem cells, bird flu, autism, nanotechnology, dinosaurs, evolution -- the latest discoveries in astronomy, anthropology, biology, chemistry, climate & environment, computers, engineering, health & medicine, math, physics, psychology, technology, and more -- from the world ...
  • Science News | Daily news articles, blogs and biweekly ...

    Fri, 17 Aug 2018 21:12:00 GMT

    Science News online features daily news, blogs, feature stories, reviews and more in all disciplines of science, as well as Science News magazine archives back to 1924.
  • News | Science | AAAS

    Sun, 01 Jul 2018 03:24:00 GMT

    The momentous transition to multicellular life may not have been so hard after all . Latest News | Jun. 28, 2018 Wang Chi Lau/Embryology Course at the Marine Biological Laboratory
  • Science | WIRED

    Thu, 16 Aug 2018 13:56:00 GMT

    Get in-depth science coverage at WIRED including news, the latest research and discoveries and how technology is shaping the world of science.
  • Science | Definition of Science by Merriam-Webster

    Tue, 14 Aug 2018 21:44:00 GMT

    The Malay tapir, the largest of the world's four tapir species, remained largely invisible to science until recently. The other three species of these odd, endearing animals all live in South America.
  • Science - The New York Times

    Thu, 16 Aug 2018 16:20:00 GMT

    Science news from The New York Times. Get the latest developments about space, the environment, animal behavior, the brain, genetics, archeology and robots along with the weekly Science Times.
  • Science | Yahoo News - Latest News & Headlines

    Thu, 02 Aug 2018 00:23:00 GMT

    The latest news and headlines from Yahoo! News. Get breaking news stories and in-depth coverage with videos and photos.
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    Fri, 27 Jul 2018 07:46:00 GMT

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