The Super Blood Wolf Moon Is Coming This Weekend

A total lunar eclipse is soon to delight astronomy fanatics in the Americas, as the Moon slowly crosses the Earth’s shadow and turns red this coming Sunday. These eclipses are also referred to as blood moons, but the one on the night of the 20th has some added adjectives. It is, in fact, a super blood wolf moon. The term “super” comes from the position of its orbit. If the full Moon happens when the Moon is at its closest point to Earth (the perigee), it gets …

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EPA Nominee Andrew Wheeler Downplays Climate Threat At Testy Confirmation Hearing

Andrew Wheeler, the former coal lobbyist Donald Trump to serve as the next Environmental Protection Agency administrator, downplayed the threat of “I believe climate change is a global issue that must be addressed globally,” Wheeler said. “I would not call it the greatest crisis, no sir.” In November 2017, when he appeared before the Senate environment and public works committee to interview for the EPA’s No. 2 job, Wheeler said he believed “that man has an impact on the climate, …

A hilarious technical glitch put cartoon subtitles over a Swedish political debate.

The Rikstag via Neil Howard/Flickr Imgur user The Blonde Swede must have lost his mind when he saw the leader of Sweden’s Liberal party make a surprising declaration in the Rikstag, the country’s national legislature: “Greetings, earth creature.” Is Åsa Romson some sort of extra-terrestrial being that has manifested as a Swedish politician? via TheBlondeSwede / Imgur Things only got stranger when Jonas Sjöstedt, Chairman of the Left party, proclaimed, “Ants! Ants?” via TheBlondeSwede / Imgur The Blonde Swede must …

Chris Christie Reveals Why Donald Trump Wears Such Long Ties

No, not about Russian collusion, silly, but why the  president wears such long ties. Twitter parody pages and speculation among experts as to the reasoning. Turns out it may be the latter, according to Christie’s upcoming book, Let Me Finish.  The Guardian,the former governor of New Jersey said Trump told him on multiple occasions wearing a long tie would make him look thinner. In 2016, Trump reminded him about his theory that a longer tie would make him look thinner.  …

Shoreham crash pilot ‘known risk-taker’

Mr Hill, a British Airways captain at the time, had been performing a manoeuvre at Shoreham known as a bent loop before his jet crashed into the A27 in West Sussex, the court heard. Holding up a scale model of the Hawker Hunter, Mr Kark told jurors it had ascended to about 2,800ft (850m) when Mr Hill attempted the stunt. The jet was “too low, probably by as much as a 1,000ft below the height required” at the top of …

This kids’ worksheet is a perfect example of how implicit bias gets perpetuated.

Stereotypes are formed and reinforced in countless ways we may not even be aware of—but we have to be aware of them. The term “implicit bias” refers to the unconscious attitudes, beliefs, and stereotypes that affect how we think about and behave towards others. Harvard’s famous implicit bias test for race evaluates how quickly you associate certain positive or negative terms with faces of different races, and the issue of bias has come up repeatedly in debates around police brutality. …

We Spent $700 My Night Was Ruined! Woman Loses It After Staff Try To Save Dying Woman Instead Of Serving Her

The ‘internet mob’ can be a dangerous and hateful phenomenon, with social media allowing localized disputes to quickly take on a global scale. In the name of righteous vengeance, the person who committed a wrong can suddenly find themselves bombarded with death threats, their place of employment bullied into firing them and their reputation in tatters, a new form of public shaming that can often be more hateful than the original offense. Image credits: Kamil Macniak (not the actual photo) …

Paul Krugman Has A Scathing New Nickname For The Trump Administration

In his latest column for The New York Times, Krugman described the people that Trump surrounds himself with as being of “ “Lincoln had a team of rivals; Trump has a team of morons,” he wrote. “Only those with no reputation to lose, generally because they’re pretty bad at what they do” were now willing to serve Trump, he continued, adding “things have gotten even worse and even dumber” and “we haven’t hit bottom yet.” full column here. Download Original …

Meet Lola, the six-clawed lobster

(CNN)There’s always another strange crustacean out there somewhere. blue lobsters and yellow lobsters. Something on YouTube called a Japanese mitten lobster. Giant cannibal shrimp in the Gulf of Mexico and supergiant albino shrimplike creatures off New Zealand. Weighing in at four pounds, Lola has a normal claw on her right side, but on the left has five smaller claws, arranged sort of like the five fingers of a human hand. “This claw deformity is a genetic mutation,” Aimee Hayden-Roderiques, manager …

Robin Williams Didnt Kill Himself: This Person Wants People To Stop Using The Actor As A Suicide Awareness Case

posted his thoughts, saying that “we need to stop using Robin Williams as a case for ‘suicide awareness’” and it quickly went viral. The main thoughts they’ve presented come from a publication in the journal Neurology, written by the actor’s widow, Susan Schneider Williams. Titled ‘We need to stop using Robin Williams as a case for ‘suicide awareness’ Peggy Sirota “Robin was losing his mind and he was aware of it. Can you imagine the pain he felt as he …

Family had to sit on floor of plane

Image caption Paula Taylor says she was given short shrift when she tried to raise the matter with TUI afterwards But once the flight had taken off, crew were busy serving food and other items stored behind those seats and Mr and Mrs Taylor had to go and sit on the floor, in the space their seats should have been. They were joined by Brooke as she did not want to sit alone. The family say they were thanked by …

A salesman tried to dupe Twain. His response? A turn-of-the-century burn of the century.

via The Library of Congress/Wikimedia Commons Prostitution may be the “world’s oldest profession,” but quackery can’t be too far behind. In the 19th century, American medical doctors began to take a scientific approach to practicing medicine, but it didn’t stop the growing number of con artists pushing fake medical cures, elixirs, tonics, and serums across the countryside. These traveling sales people would set up tents and make fire-and-brimstone speeches touting the unbelievable benefits of their products that were said to …

People Rescue A Litter Of Pit Bulls, Notice That One Of Them Has Cinnamon Roll Ears

The world is full of sad stories about neglected animals that were left alone without any food or a proper home. Unfortunately, no matter how hard various shelters and organizations try to stop this terrible behavior, people still manage to abandon all kinds of adorable pets that could be a great new addition to somebody’s family. And even though these unfortunate stories make you doubt your faith in humanity, there are some people in this world who try their best …

Theres An Easy Way To Cut Back On Your Kids Screen Time But You Aren’t Going To Like It

Are you a parent, looking at your kid glued to their iPad or Netflix, wishing they’d perhaps get out the house for a while, take a stroll, or at least look up occasionally? A new study has some advice on how to cut down kids’ screen time, and you may not like it: you need to cut down your own screen time first. It’s widely acknowledged that a major contributor to increasing obesity, especially in young people, is a more …