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Fracking promised America an energy revolution. Might it deliver a financial crisis instead?

Fracking promised America an energy revolution. Might it deliver a financial crisis instead?


Via: Perrie Halpern  •  News & Politics  •  0 Comments  •  1 Like  •  6 hours ago

Fracking for oil and natural gas has remade the global energy industry in America’s favor. But, much of the industry’s growth has been fueled by...

Changing clocks is bad for your health, but which time to choose?

Changing clocks is bad for your health, but which time to choose?


Via: Perrie Halpern  •  Health, Science & Technology  •  23 Comments  •  3 Likes  •  12 hours ago

Which is better, summer hours or standard time?

Drug Expiration Dates — Do They Mean Anything?

Drug Expiration Dates — Do They Mean Anything?


Via: Perrie Halpern  •  Health, Science & Technology  •  15 Comments  •  3 Likes  •  yesterday

FDA study gets to the heart of expired medicine and safety

What's a 'throuple'? 'House Hunters' episode puts polyamory on the radar

What's a 'throuple'? 'House Hunters' episode puts polyamory on the radar


Via: Perrie Halpern  •  News & Politics  •  12 Comments  •  5 Likes  •  3 days ago

Viewers of HGTV’s popular real estate show watched in shock and awe as a polyamorous “throuple” searched for a new home in Colorado.

London's 'Big Ben' tower more badly damaged by Nazi bombs than thought

London's 'Big Ben' tower more badly damaged by Nazi bombs than thought


Via: Perrie Halpern  •  News & Politics  •  15 Comments  •  4 Likes  •  3 days ago

Although the tower survived Nazi bombing, its roof and dials were damaged in a May 1941 air raid which destroyed the main House of Commons chamber.

What happened to winter? Jet stream science explains unseasonable warmth in U.S.

What happened to winter? Jet stream science explains unseasonable warmth in U.S.


Via: Perrie Halpern  •  News & Politics  •  26 Comments  •  2 Likes  •  4 days ago

If the mild conditions in the U.S. persist through February, this could be the country’s warmest winter in recorded history.

Documentary raising new questions about who killed Malcolm X

Documentary raising new questions about who killed Malcolm X


Via: Perrie Halpern  •  News & Politics  •  7 Comments  •  6 days ago

The New York DA’s office has said they “will begin a preliminary review of the matter,” in light of a new Netflix documentary which casts doubt on...

'Reaper of death,' newfound cousin of T. rex, discovered in Canada

'Reaper of death,' newfound cousin of T. rex, discovered in Canada


Via: Perrie Halpern  •  News & Politics  •  6 Comments  •  4 Likes  •  one week ago

The newly identified tyrannosaur lived during the Cretaceous period, which lasted from about 145 million to 65 million years ago.

On Facebook, anti-vaxxers urged a mom not to give her son Tamiflu. He later died.

On Facebook, anti-vaxxers urged a mom not to give her son Tamiflu. He later died.


Via: Perrie Halpern  •  News & Politics  •  85 Comments  •  6 Likes  •  2 days ago

Online groups that routinely traffic in anti-vaccination propaganda have become a resource for people seeking out a wide variety of medical...

Coronavirus leads Royal Caribbean to bar Chinese, Hong Kong and Macau passport holders

Coronavirus leads Royal Caribbean to bar Chinese, Hong Kong and Macau passport holders


Via: Perrie Halpern  •  News & Politics  •  11 Comments  •  3 Likes  •  one week ago

Anyone with a passport from one of those three regions, regardless of when they were last there, won't be allowed to board the cruise ships.

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