The Science Behind Seven Of The World’s Most Horrifically Gruesome Deaths

Warning: Contains images that some might find distressing.  There’s no way around it: we’re all gonna die. One of the only certainties in life is the simple fact that death is inevitable. How we die, however, is what sets us apart. Some deaths are simple and easy, others are drawn…

Continue reading

Intelligence Reports Suggest Russia Lost A Nuclear-Powered Missile At Sea

We all lose small things from time to time. Sometimes, misplaced matters can be a little more serious: losing species is never great, even if it’s just through genetic testing, and no one ever wants to lose the world’s only sample of metallic hydrogen. For now, though, it looks like…

Continue reading

Brand New Space Mineral Might Be As Hard As Diamonds

Researchers have discovered an intriguing mineral inside an iron meteorite that fell in Russia two years ago. Although only microscopic crystals were discovered, the researchers were able to estimate some of its properties, including its hardness. The team think that the new mineral could be as hard as diamonds. The…

Continue reading

The Accused Russian Agent as Trump Republican

Here are some things we know about Maria Butina. She is a 29-year-old white woman with an enthusiasm for guns who has attended multiple National Rifle Association events, socialized with NRA leaders and repeated NRA talking points. She attended Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker's 2015 announcement seeking the Republican nomination for…

Continue reading

‘Gay conversion therapy’ to be banned

It includes plans to introduce a national LGBT health adviser, tackle discrimination, improve the response to hate crime and to improve diversity in education institutions. Theresa May has also launched a 16-week public consultation in England and Wales about the process of gender reassignment after research showed that trans people…

Continue reading

New Yorks CaseAgainst Trump May Be Prophetic

The report released by the inspector general of the Federal Bureau of Investigation on Thursday painted a vivid picture of the past. It shows that in 2016, James Comey, then the FBI director, inexcusably broke the rules in advertising his department’s investigation into Hillary Clinton while simultaneously following the rules in…

Continue reading