Environment

Houseplants could one day monitor home health

6 hours ago   |   Science Daily

A student from two unrelated disciplines - plant sciences and architectural design - explore the future of houseplants as aesthetically pleasing and functional sirens of home...
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In Competitive Situations, Good Guys Can Attract Hostility

6 hours ago   |   Psych Central

A new Canadian study finds that highly cooperative and generous people can sometimes attract hatred and social punishment in competitive circumstances. But when social...
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Collapsing Deals Show Long Road to Market Trust for Euro Hopeful

11 hours ago   |   Bloomberg

Bulgaria didn't make any friends on the market this week.
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Hold Still, Butterflies. Britain Is Counting

11 hours ago   |   NY Times

Tens of thousands of volunteers are being sought for a survey of butterflies and day-flying moths, which are important indicators of an environment's health.
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Daily horoscope for Saturday, July 21, 2018

17 hours ago   |   National Post

Moon Alert We have the “all clear” today to shop and do business. The Moon is in Scorpio. Aries Because you're in a resourceful frame of mind today, you can see ingenious ways...
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Pharmaceutical Companies Seek Stability in Trump Drug Cost Fight

17 hours ago   |   Bloomberg

Several major pharmaceutical companies lowered their spending on lobbyists in the second quarter of 2018, a time of uncertainty as President Donald Trump's administration...
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San Francisco company makes vegan scrambled egg substitute that tastes like real eggs

22 hours ago   |   ABC

After some trial and error, a San Francisco start-up is launching an egg substitute that has nothing to do with chickens. Just Eggs is made from mung bean protein, which...
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Baltimore files lawsuit against fossil fuel companies

Baltimore files lawsuit against fossil fuel companies

1 day ago   |   WBALTV

Baltimore City has joined a growing number of communities filing lawsuits against fossil fuel companies, claiming the actions of those companies are harming the environment.
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NP View: Trudeau's no-win carbon-tax mess is entirely his own creation

1 day ago   |   National Post

Justin Trudeau has a problem: the only way his government can keep a promise is to make millions of voters angry just as the next federal election rolls around. It's a pickle...
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Scientists Just Found a 99-Million-Year-Old Baby Snake

1 day ago   |   Fortune

Scientists have discovered what they believe to be a 99-million-year-old baby snake. The snake was discovered in Myanmar, preserved in a piece of amber. The discovery was...
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Duck boat victims: 9 family members among 17 who died

Duck boat victims: 9 family members among 17 who died

The youngest victim was only a year old. Read more ...

British Open 2018: Jordan Spieth takes share of lead after Tiger winds back...

British Open 2018: Jordan Spieth takes share of lead after Tiger winds back the years

Tiger Woods turns back the clock and Jordan Spieth dazzles on a day of incredible drama at Carnoustie in Round 3 of the British Open. Read more ...

Here are the A's prospects Mets are getting for Jeurys Familia

Here are the A's prospects Mets are getting for Jeurys Familia

The Jeurys Familia smoke is clearing. Although the trade is not finalized, it appears the Mets will be dealing their closer to Oakland in exchange for a pair of prospects... Read more ...

Cardinals place RHP Martinez on DL with oblique injury

Cardinals place RHP Martinez on DL with oblique injury

CHICAGO - The St. Louis Cardinals have placed right-hander Carlos Martinez on the 10-day disabled list with a right oblique strain. Read more ...

Trump Slams Cohen Over Secret Taping

Trump Slams Cohen Over Secret Taping

If President Trump and former attorney Michael Cohen weren't already on the outs, the revelation that Cohen secretly recorded at least one of their phone conversations has... Read more ...

Tour de France 2018: Thomas maintains lead as Fraile powers to stage victory

Tour de France 2018: Thomas maintains lead as Fraile powers to stage victory

Omar Fraile claimed his first Tour de France stage victory Saturday, while Geraint Thomas maintained his overall advantage. Read more ...

The Latest: Woods top of leaderboard at British Open

The Latest: Woods top of leaderboard at British Open

CARNOUSTIE, Scotland - The Latest on the British Open : Read more ...

Michael Cohen Recorded A Conversation With Trump About Paying An Ex-Playboy...

Michael Cohen Recorded A Conversation With Trump About Paying An Ex-Playboy Model

The FBI found the secret recording after a raid on the lawyer's office in April. His lawyer says, "Suffice it to say that when the recording is heard, it will not hurt Mr... Read more ...

NBA free agency rumors: Jahlil Okafor drawing interest from several Chinese...

NBA free agency rumors: Jahlil Okafor drawing interest from several Chinese teams

Okafor, the No. 3 pick in the 2015 NBA Draft, averaged 17.5 points per game as a rookie in Philadelphia in 2015-16. Read more ...

Forest fire near Yosemite continues to grow as heat spikes

Forest fire near Yosemite continues to grow as heat spikes

A California forest fire just west of Yosemite National Park was steadily growing Saturday as crews worked in blazing summer heat to protect mountain communities in the Sierra... Read more ...