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Some of the oldest marine animals on the planet, including armoured worm-like forms and giant, lobster like sea creatures, survived millions of years longer than previously thought, according to a spectacularly preserved fossil formation from southeastern Morocco.
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If Oumarou Diakayaté eats catfish, he will develop leprosy and grow webs between his fingers. Oumarou is a Fulani, a hereditary pastoralist. A tall rawboned man in his 70s, he lives in a pre-monetary, milk-based economy, migrating with his cattle through the laterite savannah of central Mali in ancient and unending search for pasture. Twice...
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Training will help reduce the number of police killings -- but accountability is crucial too
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How many of those who do the killing were in a mental health crisis?
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The Chukchi has lost a huge amount of ice...and that's where they're planning to drill, but they have other problems, too. http://www.salon.com/2015/07/07/things_keep_going_wrong_for_shells_arctic_drilling_plans/
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Just another asshat, +Arthur Walsh Uninvited.  It wouldn't have gotten that far, but I was busy writing in the other room.
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In the latest development, crew members discovered a hole in the hull of one of the oil giant's vessels
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This is how it should work, folks. Bothering people is evil.
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I'm sure that Governor Greg Abbott and Senator Ted Cruz will come to the defense of this musician who was blatantly fired for standing by his religious convictions. "But Griffith asserted that supporting same-sex marriages was “the best representation of the example Christ portrayed in the Gospels, portraying the spirit of love, light and peace.”

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Dylann Roof is just the latest in a long line of men clinging to dangerous ideology that spiraled out of control
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Experiments by Carnegie Mellon University showed that significantly fewer women than men were shown online ads promising them help getting j

The real reason marijuana is illegal in the United States
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The new regions at risk from mosquitoes carrying diseases
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Cases of yellow fever, chikungunya and dengue fever might rise as the ideal conditions for the mosquitoes that can carry the viruses become

String of Nighttime Fires Hit Predominately Black Churches in Four South...
www.splcenter.org

In what may not be a coincidence, a string of nighttime fires have damaged or destroyed at least six predominately black churches in four so

A Confederacy of Denial
www.thenation.com

Guns aren't a problem in this country! Also there's no global warming.

Some Now Suggesting Cardinals Hack May Have Violated The Economic Espion...
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After the revelation that the St. Louis Cardinals are being investigated by the FBI for hacking into the Houston Astros' networks and grabbi

Cassini Captures Breathtaking View of Saturn's Dione : DNews
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On Tuesday (June 16), NASA's Cassini mission had an EXTREMELY close encounter with one of Saturn's cratered moons, Dione.

Charleston: The Latest Example of White Terrorism against African-Americ...
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Congress stood against Klan terrorism with an 1871 law making their political intimidation a federal offense, a distinction that enabled Pre

Slain S.C. pastor Clementa Pinckney was 'a giant, a legend' - Religion N...
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Slain Rev. Clementa Pinckney, 41, of South Carolina was "a moral compass," said one colleague.

Economist's View: 'Wage Increases Do Not Signal Impending Inflation'
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This note from Carola Binder was intended for the Fed meeting earlier this week, but it applies equally well to meetings yet to come: Wage I

Judge Rules Walmart Violated Minimum Wage Laws, Stiffed Truckers Out Of ...
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A District Court Judge has ruled that Walmart broke California law when the company failed to pay its drivers for all the tasks they do.

The "Oort Star" --Did a Rogue Star Pass Through Our Solar System? (Weeke...
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Astronomers have identified the closest known flyby of a star to our solar system: A dim star that passed through the Oort Cloud 70,000 year

Radio Interview with Sheril Kirshenbaum: ScienceDebate.org
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As you know, I recently interviewed Sheril Kirshenbaum (see “ScienceDebate.org: Interview with Sheril Kirshenbaum“) about ScienceDebate.org.