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Scientists Thought They Discovered a New Planet, Then It Disappeared
What looked like a Jupiter-sized planet a decade ago was actually the fallout of a cataclysmic space crash.
Arizona's Slut-Shaming Preacher Was Arrested for Kicking a Girl in the Chest
University of Arizona has banned the wannabe preacher from its campus for a year, where he'll no longer be able to spread his anti-gay, anti-feminist, anti-Muslim, anti-yoga pants message.
Ramen is the new gold standard in prison currency, study says
The terrible food in US prisons has made instant noodle soups more valuable than tobacco and porn among inmates, according to a new academic study.
Ramen Is the Hot New Prison Currency, Apparently
"Soup is money in here."
The Drought That Preceded Syria's Civil War Was Likely the Worst in 900 Years
The drought collapsed agricultural yields and livestock herds, driving as many as 1.5 million Syrians from rural areas into cities, where resources were already scarce.
This Is a Carbon Dioxide Avalanche as Seen From Mars's Orbit
You think water-ice avalanches are scary? Here’s a taste of Mars’s carbon dioxide avalanches.
Meet the Researcher Who Was Fired After Trying to Give Weed to Veterans
Dr. Sue Sisley’s project was the only federally-approved study of medical marijuana and PTSD — but before it could begin, she was dismissed.
Brother Dean Saxton caused outrage after preaching at the University of Arizona holding a sign that read "YOU DESERVE RAPE."
Yes, Glowing Psychedelic Scorpions Are A Real Thing
It's been a few weeks since news broke that "cats are glowing now":http://www.vice.com/read/front-of-the-book-0000025-v18n10. They aren't radioactive feline superheros or anything; instead, the cats glow because scientists infected their embryos with...