The Daytona 500 honors the late J.D. Gibbs on lap No. 11
J.D. Gibbs, the son of the legendary Joe Gibbs, passed away at age 49 after a years-long battle with a degenerative neurological disease. He was honored and remembered during the 11th lap of the 2019 Daytona 500, as the late Gibbs wore No. 11 as a football pl
Geek Deals: Get 13 2D Games for $12 with Humble Bundle
For a limited time, Humble Bundle is offering up $151 worth of Steam codes for 13 2D games made with GameMaker Studio. If you want a good representation of what can be done […]
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There's a place for us: New research reveals humanity's roles in ecosystems
In two back-to-back symposia a cross-disciplinary cohort of scientists will present the first comprehensive investigations of how humans interacted with plant and animal species in different cultures worldwide through time.
Indigenous hunters have positive impacts on food webs in desert Australia
Australia has the highest rate of mammal extinction in the world. Resettlement of indigenous communities resulted in the spread of invasive species, the absence of human-set fires, and a general cascade in the interconnected food web that led to the largest m
The 2020 Trump strategy, and why scandal is our own worst enemy
Given how well our economy is doing, Donald Trump is a surprisingly unpopular president. The only president who’s been less popular at any point in his term to date has been Harry Truman.
Yet if the past is any measure (and I think it is), we know he’
While the polyester leisure suit was a 1970s mistake, polyester and other synthetic fibers like nylon are still around and are a major contributor to the microplastics load in the environment, according to a materials scientist, who suggests switching to bios
A hidden source of air pollution? Your daily household tasks
Cooking, cleaning and other routine household activities generate significant levels of volatile and particulate chemicals inside the average home, leading to indoor air quality levels on par with a polluted major city.
Drug combination may become new standard treatment for advanced kidney cancer
A combination of two drugs -- one of them an immunotherapy agent -- could become a new standard, first-line treatment for patients with metastatic kidney cancer, results from a phase 3 clinical trial suggest.
SeaBubbles shows off its ‘flying’ all-electric boat in Miami
We were promised flying cars but, as it turns out, flying boats were easier to build. SeaBubbles, a “flying” boat startup that uses electric power instead of gas, hit Miami this weekend to show off one of its five prototype boats — or six, if yo
A ranting Trump suggests 'retribution' against comedy show; calls media 'the enemy of the people'
Yeah, he's doing it again. The theoretical sitting president, the guy in charge of our military and our nuclear weapons, is freaking out about comedy skits on Twitter again.
Donald Trump has had a difficult few months. His party was decimated in the midterm
This Ski Slope Is Built on Top of a Waste-Treatment Plant in Denmark
Here’s one way to make waste management fun: A futuristic, urban ski resort built on top of a waste incinerator in Denmark is set to open to the public this spring. Towering 279 […]
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Asked if he was going to need help from other traffic to win today’s Daytona 500, the #11 JGR FedEx Toyota driver replied, “For sure. You’re going to need help from somebody.“There’s advantages and disadvantages to having less Toyota cars. Most of t