Temperatures in July Were the Highest Ever Recorded on the Planet

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The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) made an announcement that temperatures in July were the highest ever recorded on the planet. Temperature records have been kept since 1880, but scientists believe that this could be the hottest records since the last 4,000 years. The average temperature of all locations across the globe was 61.86 […]

Rapid Glacier Meltdown in Central Asia Expected to Reduce Amount of Snow by Half by 2050

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The rapid meltdown of glaciers in the Tien Shan mountain ranges of Central Asia is expected to reduce the amount of snow by half by the year 2050, as per a report published in the Nature Geoscience, a scientific journal. The Tien Shan glaciers along with others in Asia, including those on Pamir, Himalayan-Hindu Kush […]

Following the Takata Incident, Toyota Will Buy Air-Bag Units from New Supplier

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With the investigation into air-bag inflators by Takata and the recall to more than 35 million car units, the Japanese car maker Toyota is searching for new sources. Toyota is among the first companies in the car industry to find an alternative for Takata air-bags. The Takata incident resulted in the biggest automotive recall in […]

David Beckham Spends Time Biking With Friends on his Triumph Bonneville T100 Motorcycle

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David Beckham, the soccer superstar, spent some quality me-time with three of his guy friends biking on his Triumph Bonneville T100, one of his favorite bikes. He looked totally cool and sporty riding on his beloved bike flaunting his masculinity as he zoomed around the streets of Los Angeles. He looked fashionably hip as he […]

The Beckham Couple Found Spending Family Weekend Time With Kids

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The A-list Beckham couple were found spending quality family weekend time with their kids doing various activities. The entire David Beckham family is in Los Angeles and Victoria Beckham spent her Sunday with her 4-year-old daughter Harper soaking up the sun together. Both the mother and daughter were seen walking and posed for a photo […]

Toxic Air Pollution in China Taking its Toll, Killing People Daily

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The toxic air pollution in China is taking its toll and killing nearly 4,000 people daily, as per the research paper published in the journal PLOS One. Richard Muller of University of California, Berkeley, who co-authored this paper described the air over China to resemble a place where every person, be it man, woman or […]

Selena Gomez and Taylor Swift Common Foes of Justin Bieber Collaborate to Create New Song

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Selena Gomez, Justin Bieber’s ex-girlfriend, turned to Taylor Swift for help to write a new song in an attempt to counter his new single ‘What do you mean’ which has gone viral recently. Bieber’s song is supposed to reflect his side of the story about his former relationship with the ‘Good for you’ singer. Swift […]

Ants Use Strong Smelling Power to Protect Their Colonies

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A team of research scientists at the University of California has studied ant colonies and have made a startling discovery that ants use their strong smelling power as a tool to protect their colonies. This study, published in the Cell Reports journal, found that these industrious creatures’ powerful olfactory senses help them to distinguish between […]

David Beckham Makes First Public Appearance after His Backlash on Parenting Critics

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David Beckham, the English soccer superstar, made his first public appearance in Brentwood, California, after his backlash on parenting critics recently. He was seen in casual clothes at the Earth Bar presumably after a grueling SoulCycle class at Haig Club. He later updated his Instagram account with a picture of himself at the Haig Club. […]

Smallest Supermassive Black Hole Discovered by the Astronomers

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Astronomers from the University of Michigan discovered a ‘tiny’ supermassive black hole in the center of RGG118, a dwarf galaxy that is about 340 million light-years away. The results of this discovery were published in the Astrophysical Journal Letters by Vivienne Baldassare, the first author of the scientific paper. The team at the University of […]

Factors That Will Lead to Global Population Crossing the 11 Billion Mark by 2100

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The global population is set to cross the 11 billion mark by the year 2100, predicts a United Nations report presented to the American Statistical Association in Seattle by John Wilmoth, the director of the UN Population Division. The world population is expected to soar to 9.7 billion by the year 2050 from the current […]

Global Warming and Climate Change Hasten Extinction of Butterflies in the UK

Extinction of Butterflies

Global warming and chronic climate change threaten the survival of six species of butterflies in the UK, says a Natural Climate Change report published under the lead authorship of Dr Tom Oliver from the UK’s Centre for Ecology & Hydrology (CEH). The study was a collaborative venture by CEH, the University of Exeter and Butterfly […]

Newest Photograph from NASA Shows Dark Side of the Moon in Clear Light

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Space scientists refer to it as the dark side of the moon because it is often hidden from people on Earth as well as from the satellites. The photos of the other side which is partially illuminated by the sunlight will usually be captured once every two years. It is when the NASA satellites orbiting […]

Rapper Akon Aims to Use Solar Power to Support African Kids’ Education

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With an aim to help the less fortunate children in Africa, rapper Akon has announced that he has planned to commence a new project which will aim to add solar power to help introduce electronic devices in schools. The music artist has been focusing on helping people in the African continent switch to electricity for […]

Joaquin “El Chapo” Guzman Escapes Maximum-Security Mexico Prison

Drug lord Joaquin “El Chapo” Guzman has escaped from a maximum-security prison in Mexico by tunneling out of the facility. The former leader of the Sinaloa cartel had been incarcerated inside the Altiplano prison facility for the past eighteen months. Guzman apparently escaped the prison by sneaking through a passage in the shower area of […]

Serbian PM Chased At Srebrenica Ceremony

The Prime Minister of Serbia was chased by angry memorial visitors during a ceremony for victims of the 1995 Srebrenica massacre in Bosnia. World dignitaries and thousands of others gathered in Bosnia-Herzegovina to remember the victims. Outrage erupted at the solemn event attended by thousands as Serbian Prime Minister Aleksandar Vucic walked to the Srebrenica […]