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Fire Danger Persists for Polaris Off-Road Vehicles

Feb. 20, 2018 - In recent years, Polaris Industries, the leading producer of off-road vehicles, has recalled hundreds of thousands of its trail machines...

Books: Randall Stross –Want a Great Employee? Hire a Liberal Arts Major

Feb. 20, 2018 - Randall Stross, Ph.D., is on a mission. He wants more employers — including tech companies — to rethink hiring only...

Fake news ‘vaccine’: Online game may ‘inoculate’ by simulating propaganda tactics

Feb. 19, 2018 - A new online game puts players in the shoes of an aspiring propagandist to give the public a taste of...

Debunking Anti-Vaxxers (VIDEO)

Feb. 15, 2018 - Here's what to say to anti-vaxxers! Check out Bill and Melinda Gates Annual Letter: http://b-gat.es/2Cfph0j Subscribe, it's free! http://bit.ly/asapsci   https://youtu.be/b03U6BYF9L0 Created by: Mitchell...

Switzerland Bans Practice of Boiling Lobsters Alive Without Stunning First

Feb. 13, 2018 - Citing research that suggests they feel pain, the Swiss government has passed a groundbreaking law banning the common practice of...

No, opposites do not attract. It’s likeness that makes the heart grow fonder

It’s likeness that makes the heart grow fonder. Zediajaab, CC BY-SA February 12, 2018 - Everyone seems to agree that opposites attract. Young and old people,...

Only Half of Americans Say They Know CPR

CLEVELAND, Feb. 12, 2018 - When it comes to heart health emergencies, many Americans don’t have the knowledge to aid others, and often don’t...

The Periodic Table Song, 2018 Update! (VIDEO)

Feb. 6, 2018 - In celebration of National Periodic Table Day, here is our song updated with the 4 newly named elements! https://www.asapscience.com/ https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rz4Dd1I_fX0 Written, Directed,...

What Happens When a Driver Kills Someone While Fiddling With A Cellphone?

Feb. 6, 2018 -  The victims include a Bible college student in Iowa who was bicycling home from work, a 13-year-old Michigan boy riding...

Chemtrails vs. contrails (video)

WASHINGTON, Feb. 6, 2018 — It's easy to look at the white trail behind a jet aircraft and imagine all manner of chemicals raining...

Which country is closest to the United States without sharing a land border?

January 29, 2018 - Here’s a bit of trivia to challenge your geography knowledge: Which country is closest to the United States without sharing...

An Introduction to Leave No Trace (VIDEO)

January 23, 2018 - We are the member-driven Leave No Trace Center for Outdoor Ethics that teaches people of all ages how to enjoy...

LA Coroner determines Tom Petty’s death to be accidental overdose

January 19, 2018 - The Los Angeles County Department of Medical Examiner-Coroner conducted an examination on the body of Thomas Earl Petty, age 66,...

Gay Indian prince throws open palace doors to vulnerable LGBT people

MUMBAI, Jan 10 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - The only openly gay prince in India - where same sex relations are illegal - is throwing...

Bad Lip Reading: Trump Anthem: A Bad Lip Reading

Jan. 9, 2018 - Listen in on Trump's live mic during the National Anthem... Follow on Twitter! http://twitter.com/badlipreading Follow on Instagram: @badlipreading Like on...

In response to Trump’s fake news awards, CPJ announces Press Oppressors awards

January 8, 2018 - Amid the public discourse of fake news and President Trump's announcement via Twitter about his planned "fake news" awards ceremony, CPJ is...

Save the Redwoods League to Provide Free Day-Use Admission to Visitors at Redwood State...

Editor's note on January 10, 2018 - Passes for the first Second Saturday have sold out. Passes for the next free Second Saturday (Feb....

Black Lives Matter Memoir Reveals the Human Cost of America’s Drug War & Police...

Jan. 4, 2018 - From one of the co-founders of Black Lives Matter, Patrisse Khan-Cullors, who helped turn a hashtag into global movement, comes...

Restasis: Why US consumers paid billions for drug deemed ineffective in other countries

Jan. 4, 2018 - Why are Americans, both as patients and taxpayers, paying billions of dollars for a drug whose efficacy is so questionable...

The New Year Brings Better Quality Lighting Choices to California

SACRAMENTO, January 2, 2018 - Giving consumers the choice of better quality light bulbs, three new energy efficiency standards go into effect January 1,...