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Life Expectancy in The US Has Totally Plummeted, And It’s Not All Due to COVID

Average life expectancy in the US plummeted by a year and a half in 2020 – the largest single-year decline since World War II, according…

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Drought in the Western United States Sets a 122-Year Record

By one measure, almost 100 percent of the West is now in drought. And that sets an all-time 122-year record, accoring to David Simeral, a…

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Eagles, Queen, Beatles Among 2020’s Top Paid Musicians

Several of classic rock’s biggest acts rank among Billboard’s list of the top paid musicians in 2020. Rock accounted for 13 of the Top 40…

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Nike’s Sustainable Gear Heads to the Tokyo Olympics

Ever since the 2006 Winter Games in Torino, Italy, US athletes on the Olympic podium have worn Nike. Nike apparel. Nike footwear. Not just on…

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The Olympics Could Be a Covid-19 ‘Super-Evolutionary Event’

As for the Olympic-bound folks already testing positive, McCloskey said that didn’t constitute a failure in the system. Quite the opposite—each one represented the cutting-off…

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The Kaseya Ransomware Nightmare Is Almost Over

Nearly three weeks ago, a ransomware attack against a little-known IT software company called Kaseya spiraled into a full-on epidemic, with hackers seizing the computers…

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Weezer Planning Four ‘Seasons’ Albums for 2022

If you thought Weezer turning around two albums in the first half of 2021 was an accomplishment, you should see what they have in store…

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Scientists Are Terrified That Earth’s Coral Reefs Are Doomed. Only We Can Save Them

The world’s coral reefs have reached a precipice, and only we can pull them back from the brink. According to a recent perspective, written on…

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Scientists Just ‘Looked’ Inside Mars. Here’s What They Found

The researchers found the core density to be surprisingly low, at only about 6 grams per cubic centimeter, which is much lower than what they’d…

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Aaron Lewis Gets Wasted Onstage, Plays ‘It’s Been Awhile’ Twice

Aaron Lewis performed in Delaware last night (July 21) accidentally playing the Staind mega hit “It’s Been Awhile” twice while admittedly wasted onstage. Lewis rocked…

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