The bird covered 200 meters in 20 seconds, slamming into a drone, then diving with the wreckage into the tall grass.
Boston Dynamics unveils ‘nightmare-inducing’ hybrid robot
Google-owned robotics firm has released video of its latest amazing creation on two-wheel, named Handle.
Spain Sets Massive Precedent — Charges Its Central Bankers in Court
First, Iceland, and now Spain has taken on the Big Bankers responsible for financial calamity, as the country’s highest national court charged the former head of Spain’s central bank, a market regulator, and five other banking officials over the loss of millions of euros for smaller investors
The History of Climate
A fascinating look at the ups and downs of the past billion years,
Famine Warning Issued in Four Countries Following Worst African Droughts in Decades
Abnormally warm West Pacific sea surface temperatures — in part driven by a weak La Nina, in part driven by global warming — produced changes in atmospheric circulation that considerably reduced rainfall over Eastern and Southern Africa. Rwanda, Kenya, Eithiopia, South Sudan, and Somalia are experiencing their worst droughts in decades.
Removal of Bumblebee From Endangered List
The obstruction of the bumblebee listing is part of a larger problem: The White House has instructed agencies to withdraw or freeze an array of rules that were intended by the Obama administration to protect public health and the environment.
Guatemalan Authorities Halt Dutch ‘Abortion Boat’
The Guatemalan military on Thursday intercepted a ship from the Dutch-based organization Women on Waves, which offers free abortion services for women in international waters so that they can bypass harsh local laws0.
Swedish town offers a paid break for sex
Sweden is already celebrated for its generous welfare state, including 480 days of paid parental leave and universal health care. The town of Overtornea, wants to add to those benefits, by offering the municipality’s 550 employees the right to subsidized sex to give a nudge to the dwindling local population, add spice to aging marriages and improve employee morale.
The secret Iraq dossier – Inside Australia’s flawed war.
Howard joined George W. Bush in invading Iraq solely to strengthen Australia’s alliance with the US.