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The top 10 games on PC in January

The top 10 games on PC in January

Thank Christ 2020 is over. While we’ll be able to regale our grandkids with stories about toilet roll shortages and incompetent governments, last year would’ve been better if we were able to just do the things we’d all been planning to do. However, now that we’re a couple weeks into the new year, we know…

An ‘old faithful’ active galaxy: Black hole rips away at star

An ‘old faithful’ active galaxy: Black hole rips away at star

During a typical year, over a million people visit Yellowstone National Park, where the Old Faithful geyser regularly blasts a jet of boiling water high in the air. Now, an international team of astronomers has discovered a cosmic equivalent, a distant galaxy that erupts roughly every 114 days. Using data from facilities including NASA’s Neil…

Trump’s Four-Year Drilling Binge Has Done Irreparable Damage

Trump’s Four-Year Drilling Binge Has Done Irreparable Damage

Last week, amid the chaos of the Capitol riot, the Trump administration proceeded with plans to sell off chunks of the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge to the gas and oil industry’s highest bidders. The plan had been in the works for years, and while Congress was still under siege by fervent Trump supporters, the Bureau…

A Stanford finance teacher explains why there’s no such thing as ‘deregulation’– no matter what political leaders declare

A Stanford finance teacher explains why there’s no such thing as ‘deregulation’– no matter what political leaders declare

A man wearing a mask walks past the US Federal Reserve building in Washington DC on April 29, 2020. Liu Jie/Xinhua/Getty Images Paul Constant is a writer at Civic Ventures, a cofounder of the Seattle Review of Books, and a frequent cohost of the “Pitchfork Economics” podcast with Nick Hanauer and David Goldstein. In this week’s episode…

Energy companies give the Arctic the cold shoulder

Energy companies give the Arctic the cold shoulder

To Donald Trump, Alaska is a promising source of oil wealth and energy security. To energy companies, it is a risk not worth takingTO THE GWICH’IN people, the coastal plain of the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge in Alaska is “the sacred place where life begins”. To environmental campaigners, it is a rare habitat that must…

We finally know how many episode ‘WandaVision’ will have

We finally know how many episode ‘WandaVision’ will have

With the WandaVision premiere closing in, Disney finally confirmed the number of episodes in the limited TV series. WandaVision will have 9 episodes, with the highly anticipated TV show set to premiere on Disney+ on January 15th. WandaVision will be the first MCU Phase 4 title to launch, as 2020 forced Marvel to alter its…

The 10 Healthiest Cooking Oils, and How to Use Them

The 10 Healthiest Cooking Oils, and How to Use Them

Deciding on the healthiest cooking oil to use in your dish isn’t always quite as simple as it seems, because you’ve actually got a good number of options. Despite the ubiquity of ever-popular olive oil, there are plenty of other nutrient-rich cooking oils that deserve a spot in your pantry.While most cooking oils have pretty…