November 18, 2019
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World’s thickest mountain glacier is melting, new NASA images reveal

World’s thickest mountain glacier is melting, new NASA images reveal
The slow decline of Alaska's Taku Glacier has become apparent in newly released photographs shared by NASA's Earth Observatory.The massive glacier, which measures 4,860 feet from surface to floor, was gaining mass for almost 50 years, but now appears to be shrinking.A pair of satellite photos taken in August 2014 and August 2018 show the icy…

Yankees are broken after this cruel ending

Yankees are broken after this cruel ending
HOUSTON — And in an eyeblink, it was gone, all of it: the hard-to-believe comeback, half an inch from the brink of extinction; the dream season stuffed with 108 victories of all make and model, all variance and variety; a chance to win a 28th World Series. All if it, gone in a flash, gone…

There’s life on Mars, says a scientist who thinks he found...

There’s life on Mars, says a scientist who thinks he found the evidence 40 years ago
David Bowie asked it, and so has just about everyone else at some point: is there life on Mars? Was there life on Mars? Was there ever potential for life on Mars? One scientist is convinced he knows the answer, and that the question hanging out there in space was already answered—over 40 years ago.…

Elon Musk’s SpaceX Starship and Humanity’s Manifest Destiny

Elon Musk’s SpaceX Starship and Humanity’s Manifest Destiny
Elon Musk tweeted Friday that SpaceX’s new reusable Starship will make “life as we know it” multi-planetary. The tweet came mere hours before a much-anticipated presentation in Texas near Boca Chica. On Saturday, Musk will reveal the prototype Starship Mark 1 and detailed updates about SpaceX’s progress. And there’s been a lot of progress. Twelve…

Meet Jade & Rab

The final two adventurers that accompany the Luminary on his quest are the noble martial artist Jade and the mysterious old man Rab. In DRAGON QUEST XI S: Echoes of Elusive Age - Definitive Edition, you'll be able to complete the tale with new character-focused stories, travel to past DRAGON QUEST worlds, as well as…

Reports: WeWork to Delay IPO Amid Suspicion It Is Not Actually...

Reports: WeWork to Delay IPO Amid Suspicion It Is Not Actually a Tech Company Worth $47 Billion
Photo: Drew Angerer (Getty Images)Whatever the hell WeWork is—tech company or just a cult-like real estate venture that happens to offer kombucha on tap and desperately wants to be viewed as a tech company—it may not be going public anytime soon.WeWork’s parent company, We Company, is “expected to postpone its initial public offering” amid concerns…

Fractured US Intelligence Rules out Greater Cooperation with Russia

The US intelligence community is in a state of disarray-most recently illustrated by the Boston Marathon Bombings-and the idea of a more structured cooperation...

Oil Explorers Beware: Hackers Are Eyeing What You Know

While most would think that the risks junior oil and gas companies are taking in exploring new frontiers as far away as the remote...

2012′s Top 5 Oil & Gas Plays

2012 has been a stellar year for oil and gas. From East Africa to North America, new technology, major new discoveries, an unparalleled appetite...

Ukraine Crushed in Fake Gas Deal of $1.1 Billion Dollars

Certainly the folks at Gazprom are having a good snicker, reveling in the mockery that has been made of what should have been...

US Power Grid Vulnerable to Just About Everything

As Washington hunts ill-defined al-Qaeda groups in the Middle East and Africa, and concerns itself with Iran’s eventual nuclear potential, it has a much...

Libya – Doomed from Day One

People often ask me why the West doesn’t attempt a Libya-style intervention in Syria. After all, things are going so well in Libya. Oil...