Dramatic NatGeo photos show how climate change is transforming the world

Dramatic NatGeo photos show how climate change is transforming the world

The effects of climate change are already visible in communities across the world. Prolonged droughts are zapping fields dry from Texas to Tanzania. Powerful storms are flooding homes from North Carolina to Nepal. At the farthest ends of the planet, glaciers are melting and habitats are vanishing. SEE ALSO: Drought-fueled wildfire ‘apocalypse’ hits Tennessee Amid…

Leah Remini's Reddit AMA reveals juicy secrets of Scientology

Leah Remini’s Reddit AMA reveals juicy secrets of Scientology

Leah Remini, author of Troublemaker: Surviving Hollywood and Scientology, hosted a Reddit AMA to reveal juicy insights into the mysterious religion. On Tuesday, Remini declared herself an open book, encouraging users to ask her their burning Scientology-related questions and boy did she confess. The actress and comedian discussed her new eight-part series on A&E, Leah…

Amazon opens up Alexa's brain to developers

Amazon opens up Alexa’s brain to developers

Amazon just added the artificial intelligence behind its Echo speakers to the list of services it offers to businesses.  The company introduced a new service Wednesday called Lex, which allows developers and businesses to tap into the AI smarts that power Alexa for their own bots. SEE ALSO: This trick will get your Amazon Echo…

This rocket company clearly wants to be as cool as SpaceX

This rocket company clearly wants to be as cool as SpaceX

The private spaceflight company United Launch Alliance (ULA) usually plays the stodgy uncle to Elon Musk’s young, swaggering SpaceX. Where SpaceX touts its Silicon Valley-style disruption of the commercial rocket market, ULA prides itself on its reliability. “Someday I expect the rest of the industry will become as reliable as we are,” ULA CEO Tory…

Hate incidents spike after Trump wins election

Hate incidents spike after Trump wins election

A Louisiana woman was standing at a red light when three white men pulled up in a truck.  “Fuck your black life!” one of them yelled at her. As they drove away, laughing, one of them chanted “Trump!” Such is just one of many reported incidents of hate compiled by the Southern Poverty Law Center…

Chapecoense: The meteoric rise that made the horrific tragedy worse

Chapecoense: The meteoric rise that made the horrific tragedy worse

When thousands of Brazilians packed a church and a soccer stadium in the city of Chapeco this Tuesday, they mourned what would have been a tragedy under any circumstances: A plane carrying the pride of Chapeco, the soccer club Chapecoense, crashed Monday, killing 19 players.  But the horror and sadness that continue to reverberate through…

NFL suspends player for using marijuana to treat Crohn's disease

NFL suspends player for using marijuana to treat Crohn’s disease

The NFL handed Buffalo Bills lineman Seantrel Henderson a 10-game suspension on Tuesday for violating the league’s controlled substance policy.  Henderson was diagnosed with Crohn’s disease last year, and uses marijuana to cope with the effects. His 10-game suspension comes after serving an additional four-game suspension at the beginning of the 2016 season for marijuana…