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Happy Equinox! It's the 1st Day of Autumn in Earth's Northern Hemisphere

Happy Equinox! It's the 1st Day of Autumn in Earth's Northern Hemisphere

14 minutes ago   |   Space

This morning at 3:49 a.m. EDT marked the official celestial beginning of autumn in the Northern Hemisphere.
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Inside America's most toxic nuclear waste dump, where 56 million gallons of buried radioactive sludge are leaking into the earth

Inside America's most toxic nuclear waste dump, where 56 million gallons of buried radioactive sludge are leaking into the earth

24 minutes ago   |   Business Insider

Hanford Nuclear Reservation is the most polluted area in the United States. Buried beneath the complex is 56 million gallons of radioactive waste that need to be dealt...
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‘This is Earth, not Mars': Alarmed locals share photos of blood-red sky in Jambi, Indonesia

‘This is Earth, not Mars': Alarmed locals share photos of blood-red sky in Jambi, Indonesia

44 minutes ago   |   RT

Horrified locals in Jambi, Indonesia have been posting incredible videos and photos online of bright orange and blood-red skies as fires in the region continue to burn...
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These 'Strange' Alien Planets May Be Made of Exotic Matter

These 'Strange' Alien Planets May Be Made of Exotic Matter

1 hour ago   |   Space

Astronomers have identified a half dozen exoplanets that may be made of an exotic form of matter unknown on Earth.
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‘Hellish hot-house' Venus could have been habitable before major surface devastation - new research

‘Hellish hot-house' Venus could have been habitable before major surface devastation - new research

2 hours ago   |   RT

Our nearest planetary neighbor could have sustained a perfectly habitable environment for billions of years, a new study says, until something caused it to undergo a drastic...
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Tinder launching original series 'Swipe Night' in October

17 hours ago   |   ABC

The six episode, interactive series takes viewers through a series of "moral dilemmas" on humanity's last night on Earth.
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Seeing Canada's beauty by rail - luxuriously

1 day ago   |   Boston Herald

It was a bucket list trip: about 3,000 miles, five days and four nights in May, from Toronto to Vancouver, aboard the Canadian. Anyone who grows up in the jet age must feel...
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Real-life Atlantis: Lost continent found under Europe is revealing Earth's missing history

1 day ago   |   NBC News

Research has turned up lost continents buried beneath Europe and in the Pacific Ocean, and there may be more.
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Biggest-Ever Climate Protest In Photos: Greta Thunberg And The World's Youth Demand Action

1 day ago   |   Forbes

For how long will governments and industries ignore the rising tide of worry from those who will inherit the Earth?
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Always Check the Copyright Date: Rocks, Rivers and the Changing Earth

1 day ago   |   Scientific American

Or how I was reminded that the publication date can be quite deceptive
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'Game of Thrones,' 'Veep' aim for records at Emmy Awards

'Game of Thrones,' 'Veep' aim for records at Emmy Awards

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Oil is plunging after a report that Saudi Arabia is set to fully restore...

Oil is plunging after a report that Saudi Arabia is set to fully restore production by next week

Oil dropped more than 2.6% at about 12:30 on Monday in London after Reuters reported that production will be back to normal by next week. The September 14 attack on two Saudi... Read more ...

Thomas Cook leaves thousands stranded after financial collapse

Thomas Cook leaves thousands stranded after financial collapse

LONDON - British tour company Thomas Cook collapsed early Monday after failing to secure emergency funding, leaving tens of thousands of vacationers stranded abroad. The... Read more ...

Busted! Syrian refugees try to sneak past airport guards by masquerading as...

Busted! Syrian refugees try to sneak past airport guards by masquerading as Ukrainian volleyball team

Greek police have caught a group of migrants from Syria attempting to fool migration control by posing as a volleyball team from Ukraine. Ten Syrian refugees were arrested at... Read more ...

At least 7 students dead after school collapses in Kenya's capital

At least 7 students dead after school collapses in Kenya's capital

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Syria's FM Muallem discusses constitutional committee with UN envoy Pedersen...

Syria's FM Muallem discusses constitutional committee with UN envoy Pedersen in Damascus

Syria's foreign minister has discussed the formation of a constitutional committee and its work with UN special envoy Geir Pedersen. Walid Muallem's meeting with Pedersen on... Read more ...

Boris Johnson says Iran was behind the attack on Saudi oil facilities and...

Boris Johnson says Iran was behind the attack on Saudi oil facilities and says UK would consider joining a US-led military effort

UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson said Iran was responsible for the September 14 attack on a Saudi oil facility and said his government would consider joining a US-led military... Read more ...

Billy Porter earns historic Emmy win

Billy Porter earns historic Emmy win

The category is: making history. Read more ...

UK-flagged tanker Stena Impero is free to leave - Iranian govt spokesperson

UK-flagged tanker Stena Impero is free to leave - Iranian govt spokesperson

An Iranian official has confirmed that all legal steps to facilitate the release of the UK-flagged oil tanker Stena Impero have been completed and the vessel is free to... Read more ...

UK airline & tour operator Thomas Cook goes bankrupt, leaving 600,000...

UK airline & tour operator Thomas Cook goes bankrupt, leaving 600,000 travelers in limbo

The UK Civil Aviation Authority has announced that Thomas Cook Group, a major tour operator and airline, has ceased trading with immediate effect, with all flights and... Read more ...